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Apple’s ‘Exciting’ Letter to the NHTSA

December 7, 2016 |

They’re the crossover athlete everyone talks about. The guy that plays football, but everyone says would make a top tier MLB player. There have been plenty of rumors about if such a transition might happen for years, but nothing ever really came of them. But now, after spending all this time sitting in the bleachers, it appears they’re finally ready to step out onto the ball field and take a swing.

Except they want to use their own bat, their own ball, and the other team has to teach them how to play.
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2016 LA Auto Show: Honda Unveils Civic Si Prototype, Announces Sponsorship of 2017 NHL All-Star Game

November 18, 2016 |

With automakers from across the globe vying for attention at the 2016 LA Auto Show, Honda once again was able to capture the spotlight with two big reveals, the first being the unveiling of the Honda Civic Si Prototype and being named the title sponsor of the 2017 NHL All-Star Game.
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Acura Precision Cockpit Debuts at 2016 LA Auto Show

November 18, 2016 |

The message displayed by Acura at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show is clear: the future of automaking is here, and we’re leading the way. Read More

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Is VR the Driving Force Behind Automotive Advertising?

November 14, 2016 |

Automotive companies have been pushing the inclusion of VR into their sales strategies for the past year, and show no signs of slowing down. The reason? Those dang young people again. So, what are we to make from all of this? Does it mean that the car buying experience of today is no more?

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Honda’s New CR-V Remains atop the Throne of the Compact SUV Kingdom

October 13, 2016 |

With nearly four million units purchased since 1997, the Honda CR-V has always been one of America’s favorite SUVs. After Honda’s recent unveiling of the 2017 model earlier this morning, it’s clear to see why.
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Quantifying Spock: How Vehicle Autonomy Presents an Ethical Quandary

October 7, 2016 |

It’s a crisp, fall afternoon, and you’re being driven through the city by your new autonomous car. As you marvel at how far technology has come, a group of children becomes detached from their tour group and crosses the road. In a stroke of bad luck, it seems that your car’s brake system has malfunctioned! You’d swerve out of the way, but a large dump truck is occupying the other lane, and a collision into said object will spell certain death for you and your fiancé in the passenger seat (did I mention she’s pregnant?) You’re now faced with a decision: do you save you and your loved, or the children who are (illegally, I might add,) crossing the street?
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Closer to Saying Hello to the Self-Driving Car

July 1, 2016 |

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The once sci-fi pipe dream of movies like “The Fifth Element” and “I, Robot”, and KITT from TV’s “Knight Rider” started to become a reality when Google announced their intentions to build a self-driving car circa 2009. In the 7 years since, more and more automotive manufacturers and independent companies have jumped on board with their own fully autonomous vehicle concepts; Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion research car, Honda’s ADAS-equipped Civic, Acura’s next-gen RLX hybrid, as well as Tesla, Ford, General Motors (GM), Audi, Lexus, and Rolls-Royce among others. Some manufacturers opted to develop vehicles specifically suited to the concept of a driverless car, while others have pursued technology that could be adapted to any model to enable self-driving modes. Read More

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2017 Acura NSX: VIN 001 At Last

May 25, 2016 |

The first serial model of the 2017 Acura NSX rolled off the production line yesterday at the Performance Manufacturing Center in Marysville, Ohio. The 2017 Acura NSX is the only supercar produced in the United States and Acura lovers and supercar fans were ecstatic to behold the culmination of the excitement that had been building since the NSX’s release.
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