Now your car pays for you
Jaguar drivers can now use their car’s touchscreen to pay for fuel with a new cashless payment app.
Ford pumps $1bn into AI and virtual driver
Ford has announced a $1 billion investment over the next five years in Argo AI, an artificial intelligence company, to develop a virtual driver system for the automaker’s autonomous vehicle coming in 2021.
These are the 13 best cars in SA
The 2016/17 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards program recently concluded with the announcement of the thirteen best-considered new purchases in their respective categories of the South African new vehicle market.
Merc buys into delivery bots
Mercedes-Benz Vans has invested in Starship Technologies, a start-up in the development of ground-based, autonomous delivery robots.
CES: BlackBerry QNX launches new car OS
At CES in Las Vegas this week, BlackBerry announced its QNX Software Development Platform 7.0. This 64-bit OS is said to raise the bar for security and performance in cars.
CES: Volvo adds Skype to cars
At this year’s CES, Volvo announced that it will introduce Skype for Business to its new 90 Series cars.
Uber, Volvo, team up for self-driving in SF
Uber is expanding its self-driving pilot to San Francisco, California, using specially-converted self-driving Volvo XC90 premium SUVs.
How we sell our cars
A recent survey has revealed that many South Africans wont get a fair deal when selling their car through a dealership, but at the same time many are worried about the security implications when selling privately.
Volvo builds high-tech concierge into cars
Volvo Cars has announced a new way for customers to interact with their vehicles - a concierge service which will form part of the Volvo On Call smartphone-based service offering.
SYNC 3 drives into SA
The latest generation of Ford's communications and entertainment system is set to make its South African debut this year when the high-tech new Sync 3 is launched on the Ford Kuga, Mustang, Ranger and Everest.