MSuttonMotors
66 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Tesla fights to replace analog rear-view mirrors with video cameras | Digital Trends

Tesla fights to replace analog rear-view mirrors with video cameras | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
Tesla is taking on the American transportation bureaucracy to do away with another remnant of no-tech cars: rearview mirrors.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Top 5 cars for hipsters | Digital Trends

Top 5 cars for hipsters | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
As much as hipsters might not want to admit it, owning a car is virtually essential. Here's the list of of cars so uncool they're now hipster cool.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Electricity is the new gas, but vendor battles could screw it all up | Digital Trends

Electricity is the new gas, but vendor battles could screw it all up | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
The software systems on which EV chargers currently operate are many and varied. As such, no standard really yet exists. That's a big problem.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

'i-ELoop' system earns the mid-size 2014 Mazda6 40 mpg on the highway | Digital Trends

'i-ELoop' system earns the mid-size 2014 Mazda6 40 mpg on the highway | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
The 2014 Mazda6's 40 mpg highway rating bests the big (non-hybrid) names in the midsize sedan arena.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Tesla sales could double the number of EVs on the road in Hong Kong | Digital Trends

Tesla sales could double the number of EVs on the road in Hong Kong | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
With projections that Tesla will double the number of electric vehicles on the road in Hong Kong when the Model S goes on sale there later this year, the Tesla brand continues to build on its global appeal.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

BMW's i8 Roadster wins Concept Car of the Year award | Digital Trends

BMW's i8 Roadster wins Concept Car of the Year award | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
The BMW i8 Roadster received a North American Concept Car of the Year award for Best Production Preview.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Volkswagen to send the XL1 supereco car up the Goodwood Hillclimb | Digital Trends

Volkswagen to send the XL1 supereco car up the Goodwood Hillclimb | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
At the Goodwood Festival of Speed next month, Volkswagen will be piloting its XL1 eco car during the Hillclimb.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Israel Folau and Sonny Bill Williams could clash in first round of 2014 Super Rugby

Israel Folau and Sonny Bill Williams could clash in first round of 2014 Super Rugby | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
A round one showdown between Israel Folau and Sonny Bill Williams is in the works to kick off next year's Super Rugby season should the pair be signed to the game.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

The key to a happy marriage is also the key to a new Jaguar F-Type | Digital Trends

The key to a happy marriage is also the key to a new Jaguar F-Type | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
After test driving everything from a responsible little micro car to an indefensible new American Muscle car, my wife and I finally found the first car we both love to drive.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

'Radical' releases all-new RXC racecar for the street | Digital Trends

'Radical' releases all-new RXC racecar for the street | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
British supercar maker, Radical, offers its most technologically advanced road-going supercar ever: the RXC.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Nissan unveils radical new Le Mans ZEOD racecar | Digital Trends

Nissan unveils radical new Le Mans ZEOD racecar | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
Nissan virtually unveils its all-electric 2014 Le Mans racecar, which Nissan says will hit speeds upwards of 186mph.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

James O'Connor retains No.10 jersey as Kurtley Beale moves to fullback for the second Lions Test

James O'Connor retains No.10 jersey as Kurtley Beale moves to fullback for the second Lions Test | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
James O'Connor has retained his place at fly-half for the Wallabies' must-win second Test against the British and Irish Lions on Saturday night.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Cheap, clean graphite bests platinum for hydrogen car fuel cells | Digital Trends

Cheap, clean graphite bests platinum for hydrogen car fuel cells | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
New research has shown that graphene-based hydrogen catalysts out perform the far more expensive platinum-based units.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Can your car be hacked?: Car hacking threats analyzed | Digital Trends

Can your car be hacked?: Car hacking threats analyzed | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
Car hacking sounds threatening, but even with their plethora of onboard computers, most modern cars appear relatively safe.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

2014 BMW i3 needs to launch ASAP if it wants to be Bavaria's battery-powered champ | Digital Trends

2014 BMW i3 needs to launch ASAP if it wants to be Bavaria's battery-powered champ | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
BMW's i3 electric city car is slated to launch next year but BMW can't afford to delay any further if it wants to capture the luxury EV market.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

What’s next for the electric car? Wireless power, lithium-air batteries and more | Digital Trends

What’s next for the electric car? Wireless power, lithium-air batteries and more | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
The third generation of electric cars will bring a host of new technologies that will erase our need for gas, like wireless charging as we drive, high-capacity lithium-air batteries and ultracapacitors that charge in the blink of an eye.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

$450,000 Lamborghini faces crusher after cops seize supercar | Digital Trends

$450,000 Lamborghini faces crusher after cops seize supercar | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
A $450,000 Lamborghini Aventador seized in London last week for allegedly having no insurance may be heading for the crusher, though for its wealthy owner that shouldn't be too much of an inconvenience.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Toyota to sell $50,000 hydrogen car in U.S. by 2015 | Digital Trends

Toyota to sell $50,000 hydrogen car in U.S. by 2015 | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
Priced between $50,000 and $100,000, Toyota hopes the new production hydrogen car will replicate the success of the Prius.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Cadillac’s move to scrap the Ciel concept makes sense | Digital Trends

Cadillac’s move to scrap the Ciel concept makes sense | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
Cadillac decision to axe an ultra-luxury car based on the Ciel concept will likely be perceived as a step back by some. But it could be one of the smartest moves the luxury brand has made in years.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Jaguar's prototype C-X75 boasts a 502-horsepower inline four-banger | Digital Trends

Jaguar's prototype C-X75 boasts a 502-horsepower inline four-banger | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
Jaguar’s got: a 503-horsepower 1.6-liter with both a supercharger and a turbocharger.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Why Tesla Is Beating GM, Nissan and Ford

Why Tesla Is Beating GM, Nissan and Ford | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
Tesla is a disruptive innovator, and major auto companies are trapped in the innovator's dilemma - which is why Tesla stock is doing so well.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Move over, KITT: Pioneer launches an augmented reality car navigation system | TechHive

Move over, KITT: Pioneer launches an augmented reality car navigation system | TechHive | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
Japan's Pioneer has launched a car navigation system that uses heads-up displays and virtual reality to guide drivers.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

James Bond’s Lotus Esprit ‘submarine car' is headed for auction | Digital Trends

James Bond’s Lotus Esprit ‘submarine car' is headed for auction | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
After having been saved from a storage locker in 1989, 007’s aquatic Lotus will be auctioned off this September in London.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Tesla scores big win in North Carolina in battle over car sales | Digital Trends

Tesla scores big win in North Carolina in battle over car sales | Digital Trends | MSuttonMotors | Scoop.it
Legislators in North Carolina have killed a measure that took direct aim at Tesla’s business model to sell cars, following test drives of the all-electric sedan by key N.C. political figures. But could the same strategy prove effective in Detroit?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Matthew Sutton
Scoop.it!

Audi axes hypercar plans, focuses on something more pressing | Digital Trends

It’s a sad day for Audi fanboys. The German automaker has decided to scrap its hypercar plans and instead focus on something a bit more pressing.
more...
No comment yet.