Why Autonomous Cars Could Be The Change Disabled People Need

For Americans with mobility impairments, just getting around can be a challenge. Public transit that accommodates for the disabled is inconsistent and even non-existent in some places. Purchasing an adaptive van can be as expensive as a supercar. But autonomous cars may provide an affordable and radical solution. » 3/13/15 1:46pm 3/13/15 1:46pm

​Why You Won't Be Able To Buy An Apple Car

Apple probably isn't getting into the car business. At least not in the way we know it today. It's getting into the mobility business, where you dial up a ride on your smartphone, Uber-style, get to where you're going and move on with your life. No monthly payments, no insurance, no maintenance and repairs. That's… » 2/25/15 12:02pm 2/25/15 12:02pm

No, Apple's Not Just Gonna Buy Tesla For $75 Billion

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 2/20/15 9:25am 2/20/15 9:25am

​Apple Reportedly Planning To Sell Its Car By 2020

Bloomberg is reporting that Apple is pushing its automotive team to begin production of its rumored electric car in five years, a few years after Tesla is supposed to begin selling its Model 3 and Chevy put its 200-mile Bolt EV on sale. » 2/19/15 7:00pm 2/19/15 7:00pm

​Apple Has Hired A Bunch Of Automotive Engineers

We're not going to find out anything more about Apple's car-related project until the company is ready or it decides to leak out more information to the usual suspects. But now we know that Project Titan is employing a broad range of engineers, including powertrain, transmission, and safety specialists. » 2/19/15 2:48pm 2/19/15 2:48pm

Why Is Apple Poaching Engineers From A Top EV Battery Company?

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 2/19/15 9:42am 2/19/15 9:42am

​GM's Ex-CEO Thinks Apple Has 'No Idea' What It's Getting Into

Dan Akerson, General Motors' former CEO and a guy that had zero experience in the auto industry before taking the helm, doesn't think Apple should get into the car business. Because of course he does. » 2/18/15 3:59pm 2/18/15 3:59pm

What Cars Have Been Built By Non-Carmakers?

With rumors swirling about the newest flying car, I mean self-driving car, I mean Apple car, I'm forced to wonder how many times a very much non-automotive company has sold an automobile? » 2/17/15 11:30am 2/17/15 11:30am

Apple's Car Will Drive Itself, Says Reuters

As if yesterday's report that Apple is working on an electric car codenamed "Titan" wasn't surprising enough, this morning Reuters issued a follow up claiming Apple's car is actually of the self-driving variety. And there's more. » 2/14/15 2:30pm 2/14/15 2:30pm

Steve Jobs Would Have Topless Amanda Bynes Chris Kelly Mesothelioma

Steve Jobs is dead, which means that we can say whatever we want about him in speculative articles that smash together everyone's favorite highly searched subjects like they were mixin's at Marble Slab and wrap them up in a waffle cone made of bullshit fancy. » 5/02/13 12:37pm 5/02/13 12:37pm

Apple Fanboy Thinks Different From Regular Traffic

Apple devotees who openly display their Cupertino affections usually don't get much sympathy. Slow urban traffic is no place for clumsy pushiness. Combine the two and you end up with this puzzling encounter in Russia. » 2/16/12 3:30pm 2/16/12 3:30pm

World's First iPad In Car

We asked you not to do it, but someone still went ahead and slapped an iPad into the dash of their Toyota truck to create what's likely the world's first iPad car installation not involving duct tape. » 4/05/10 1:30pm 4/05/10 1:30pm

Gordon Murray T25 Could Lead To Apple Car

The Gordon Murray T25 is more about proving a radical new production process than it is about reinventing the city car, the designer told Car Magazine. That process could enable non-car companies to manufacture automobiles. » 8/28/09 4:30pm 8/28/09 4:30pm

This Is Why Apple Should Never Design A Car

iMo is designer Anthony Jannarelly's idea for a utopian iFuture when we'll all share our iCars and live in iTowers. Damn iHipsters. Like ishouldtalk. [via Re*Move] » 4/24/09 4:30pm 4/24/09 4:30pm

Apple Should Design An Electric Car... Interior

Only 21% responding to a recent survey claim they would buy an Apple electric car. 48% would buy one from BMW. Good. Apple shouldn't design an electric car. They should design the interior of one. » 1/28/09 4:30pm 1/28/09 4:30pm