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    Report: Uber Canada brings 'Important Benefits To Consumers' says Competition Bureau
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    The Competition Bureau says municipalities should consider whether moves to ban digital dispatch services and ride-sharing applications (similar to some car sharing services) are necessary. In a commentary published on its website, the federal regulator said that municipalities should look to see ...

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    Video: We drive the fuel cell vehicles of the 2014 LA Auto Show
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    We Get An Early Steer Of The Toyota Mirai, Volkswagen Passat HyMotion And Audi A7 H-Tron The LA Auto Show is known for its environmentally friendly vehicle debuts. At last year's show, hydrogen fuel cell concepts from Honda and Toyota joined a lease-ready Hyundai Tuscan FCEV to cast a green hue ...

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    Featured: Should an infotainment system determine which car you choose?
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    In-car electronics are all the rage these days, with infotainment systems and tech features getting more and more attention from consumers and car critics alike. The only issue with these systems is that they are necessarily not essential. What is an infotainment system? Well, it's a ...

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    Report: Why turbo compounding may be the next big thing in powertrains
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    Turbo compounding is the process of using a turbo run off exhaust gasses to provide additional power to the crankshaft via gearing or a hydrodynamic coupling, or to power a generator that distributes energy via a power electronics module. The technology isn't new - the aerospace industry ...

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    Report: Google Glass may be dangerous to both drivers and pedestrians
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    The debate over wearable tech like Google Glass continues to rage, with questions still being raised about the safety of using the technology while driving. Now, a new study from the University of California, San Francisco, is claiming that not only is Google Glass dangerous to drivers, but it ...

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    Report: How GM's OnStar is building a better Check Engine Light
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    Cars Will Warn Of Failures Before They Happen Soon, OnStar will be used to mine your car's systems and compare its findings against vast pools of data in the cloud. We've all become accustomed to our cars' dashboards warning us of an impending calamity, be it low fuel, low tire pressure or ...

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    Los Angeles: Audi A7 Sportback H-Tron Quattro packs plug-in hydrogen powertrain
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    The Name Is Almost As Complicated As The Technology If you think a plug-in diesel hybrid is an expensive proposition, just wait until you hear details about the just-revealed Audi A7 Sportback H-Tron Quattro. The "H" in H-Tron, as you might guess, stands for hydrogen, so say hello to a new ...

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    Los Angeles: Toyota Mirai offers promising tech, unfortunate looks
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    Is there some rule that all cutting-edge, ultra-efficient or emissions-free vehicles need to look, uh, weird? No? Then would anyone care to explain the Toyota Mirai, a vehicle that for all it's hugely, wildly promising technology, will forever be pigeonholed based on its odd styling? Looks ...

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    Los Angeles: 2015 Lexus LS gets tiny tweaks to try to keep up in LA
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    The 2015 model-year updates for the LS are certainly minor, but at least Lexus isn't letting its flagship sedan languish completely. The biggest change for the revised model is an improved infotainment system with an updated navigation and dynamic guidelines for the backup camera. Lexus' Enform ...

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    Los Angeles: 2015 Toyota Prius V gets updated looks and content
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    The Toyota Prius V is the most utilitarian member of the Prii family with a big jump in cargo space over the rest but maintaining the great fuel economy. For the 2015 model year, the company is giving the wagon an update with a big shift in front end styling and upgraded taillights to go with the ...

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