• Self-driving cars, Hyundai's new N brand, Used Teslas: What's New The Car Connection

    10 days ago - By The Car Connection

    Congress has a roadmap for laws on self-driving cars Congressional leaders offered a plan this week to lay a basic framework for self-driving car testing and federal safety regulations for those cars. Study: Top global brands include plenty of tech firms and no automakers If you watch the news regularly, you often hear about companies...
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  • Tech Brands and Ride Sharing Could Worsen New-Car Sales Hangover

    Tech Brands and Ride Sharing Could Worsen New-Car Sales Hangover

    10 days ago - By Car and Driver

    Automakers saw boom times for new-car sales in 2015 and 2016 , and the notion that what goes up must come down , has appeared to take hold in 2017 . Car buyers are, after all, a finite resource. People don't need to buy new vehicles regularly, and data shows people are hanging on to their cars and trucks longer. Rising technology only compounds this increasingly harsh reality for automakers, as underscored in a new report by the consulting firm Capgemini. - For automakers, the first bit of bad news is that people seem quite receptive to buying a vehicle from a tech brand such as Apple or...
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