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4 min September 30, 2014 in

Jaguar XE: a refined connected car

Jaguar XE: Facing the challenge of connectivity A new car from the British brand will be purring smoothly on the roads in 2015. It will be released after its debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show in October. The first deliveries will take place in May 2015, at the price of about £27,000 for the …

4 min September 26, 2014 in

Cadillac’s autonomous car coming in 2017

Cadillac’s autonomous car on the roads of 2017 While Google is already widely known for its breakthroughs in connected car technology and on the road experiments with driver-less cars, mainstream automakers also want to take the helm of the future of car technology. Mercedes-Benz, Ford, Nissan, all invested blood, sweat and tears to pull this through. …

4 min September 23, 2014 in

What’s new in the connected car world?

I thought of starting on something new, and walk you through the best articles about connected cars, which were published in the last couple of weeks. It’s going to be like a newsletter, but in the form of an article. With so many sources of information these days, I decided to make it easier for you, …

5 min September 18, 2014 in

Feel the electric drive. Take Tesla Model S for a smart spin

The smell of a fine car [Photo credits ] Leather seats: spacey and optimized for safety, black leather slide-in premium center console, quiet powertrain for the “sound dynamics of a recording studio”, high speed connectivity on the road, with 2 USB ports, all glass panoramic roof. Tesla Model S is more than a smart car, it …

4 min September 15, 2014 in

Watch out for Mercedes-Benz S-Class: the most advanced self driving car

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is known to be the “most technologically advanced model, debuting most of the company’s groundbreaking technologies over the years”, to quote an article from CARSCOOP. The S 500 Intelligent Drive model is now the closest to a self driving car prototype. Here is a video explaining more about it. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class marked …

4 min September 8, 2014 in

So who came up with the connected car anyway?

It’s a connected car madness out there, I’m telling you. Google, big companies that manufacture cars, phones, and entrepreneurs, they’re all shifting their attention towards developing self-driving cars. [ Photo credits: ng Connect Program’s Flickr ] The society we live in calls for some changes At first, a connected car had a basic Bluetooth connection. Nothing too extraordinary, or …

4 min September 2, 2014 in

The connected car: how it all started

The road for the connected car [ Photo Credits: Fabio Venni flickr.] We are accustomed to one particular environment: the city. It’s natural for us to see cars going down the road every day in quick succession, to see them wait for the green light, swerve at corners, get stuck in a traffic jam. It’s natural …