La Guardia Civil “apatrullará” las carreteras con el Toyota Prius

Lo que tienes ante tus ojos es un Toyota Prius que, efectivamente, viste como un coche patrulla de la Benemérita. La Agrupación de Tráfico de la Guardia Civil (ATGC) acaba de incorporar cuatro unidades de la cuarta generación del popular híbrido con el objetivo de disminuir emisiones en su flota de vehículos. Que los cuerpos de seguridad sumen en su flotas vehículos con mecánicas alternativas … Continue reading La Guardia Civil “apatrullará” las carreteras con el Toyota Prius

Global new car sales: the key trends and what they mean for the future

In a world characterised by political uncertainties, the automotive industry provides one global constant – the onward march of China’s new car market. China overtook the US as the world’s biggest car market in 2010 and last year consolidated that position with 25.7 million cars sold – that’s eight million more than the US. Chinese car buyers are flocking to SUVs and city cars, especially … Continue reading Global new car sales: the key trends and what they mean for the future

Tesla sigue luchando por vender sus coches en estados como Michigan o Connecticut

La red de concesionarios española se creó para que hubiera libertad de precios, pero Tesla funciona de otra manera. A su manera, más específicamente, pues ella misma se encarga de vender directamente sus coches. Sin embargo, en algunos estados de Estados Unidos los fabricantes tienen prohibida la venta directa. Es el caso de Michigan, que en 2016 tenía 72 millones de dólares en acciones de … Continue reading Tesla sigue luchando por vender sus coches en estados como Michigan o Connecticut

Tracking Tesla: As Model 3s Hit the Streets, There’s a New Way to Check Musk’s Pace of Production

Since beginning production of the Model 3 last summer, Tesla has dialed back production targets like a thermostat in the springtime. The electric automaker’s first goal of 5,000 units per week by the end of the year passed as the champagne corks flew on New Year’s Eve, but by that time Tesla had already pushed it back to the end of Q1 2018. Amid troubles … Continue reading Tracking Tesla: As Model 3s Hit the Streets, There’s a New Way to Check Musk’s Pace of Production

Talk to Me, Like Drivers Do: Ford Comes Up With a New Way to Open a Door

The relationship between humans and cars is poised to become quite different in the years to come, or so the automakers warn promise us. Autonomous vehicles will whisk us to whatever destination we desire, simply by inputting our desired address into a navigation system or, perhaps, just by speaking it aloud. Already, the level of communication between humans and the modern car astounds. We’ve come … Continue reading Talk to Me, Like Drivers Do: Ford Comes Up With a New Way to Open a Door