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Ford admits to pumping fake engine noises through Mustang speakers to make cars sound better

Ford admits to pumping fake engine noises through Mustang speakers to make cars sound better

By 29 September 2014

Ford has admitted that its Active Noise Control system, as found in the 2015 Ford Mustang, pumps fake engine sounds through the in-car speaker system to replicate the growl of the older models. Thanks to the EcoBoost engine, the old roar of the four-cylinder... >>

Will.i.am's Lexus NX F Sport shoots panoramic pics while out driving, sends them to smartphones

Will.i.am's Lexus NX F Sport shoots panoramic pics while out driving, sends them to smartphones

By 25 September 2014

Musician and technology geek extraordinaire Will.i.am has designed a bespoke version of the Lexus NX 200t F Sport which is jam packed full of high-tech kit to reflect his personality. As part of Lexus' striking angles concept, the rapper asked for the... >>

Addison Lee puts 4G in all London cabs, offers free internet to customers during ride

Addison Lee puts 4G in all London cabs, offers free internet to customers during ride

By 16 September 2014

London-based private hire company Addison Lee has announced it will offer high-speed broadband in vehicles - at no extra cost to you. In-car 4G service will roll out to all 4,800 Addison Lee vehicles, though the VIP and Ford Galaxy fleet will get access... >>

Google self-driving cars outfitted with steering wheels are temporary, confirms Google

Google self-driving cars outfitted with steering wheels are temporary, confirms Google

By 16 September 2014

Following worries that Google's self-driving cars (at least in California) would feature manual controls and not be specifically designed to operate without a human driver, Google has taken to Google+ to quash the speculation and repeat that the current... >>

Goodwood Revival: 7 car technologies you probably take for granted

Goodwood Revival: 7 car technologies you probably take for granted

By 13 September 2014

We've taken the journey from London to the Goodwood Revival near Chichester to see the best cars from an era gone by. More importantly, we've noticed the technology gone by, or gone all together in some cases, replaced by in-car tech we now take for... >>

Who wouldn’t want an electric bike when they look this good?

Who wouldn’t want an electric bike when they look this good?

By 12 September 2014

There are four new bicycles coming from Moustache Bikes. They're electric, work on different terrains, and designed by Phillppe Starck. Starck is a prolific French designer who has created everything from office supplies to food. And now he can add electric... >>

Volkswagen Polo (2014) first drive: The sensible small car gets an internal tech boost

Volkswagen Polo (2014) first drive: The sensible small car gets an internal tech boost

By 11 September 2014

Spare a thought for the Volkswagen Polo. While big brother Golf gets all the headlines and gold stars in the VW family pecking order, Polo sits there quietly, getting on with its job of being an entirely decent little car. In the world of supermini cars,... >>

Nissan to the rescue! Car maker gifts Nyan Cat GTR to Deadmau5 after Ferrari fall-out

Nissan to the rescue! Car maker gifts Nyan Cat GTR to Deadmau5 after Ferrari fall-out

By 5 September 2014

Nissan just tapped into progressive-house music's huge fan base...and simultaneously demonstrated that it has a sense of humour. The car maker has gifted Deadmau5 a new Nissan GTR. Only it's wrapped in a Nyan Cat theme. Musician and artist Deadmau5 famously... >>

New Land Rover Discovery Sport comes with chance to win a flight to space on Virgin Galactic

New Land Rover Discovery Sport comes with chance to win a flight to space on Virgin Galactic

By 3 September 2014

Land Rover has announced the launch of its new Discovery Sport. Along with it will be the world's first competition for a group to win a trip to space on Virgin Galactic. Despite being an SUV, the Land Rover Discovery Sport is also compact. It manages... >>

A week in reviews: 25 - 29 August

A week in reviews: 25 - 29 August

By 30 August 2014

As September looms, that means the IFA trade show is incoming, so keep eyes on the site next week for all the latest coverage. We expect big things from Samsung, Sony and the usual suspects. But as we wrap up the month of August, we've got a spread of... >>