TECH: Honda’s LaneWatch side assist system

Honda’s LaneWatch system does not aim to replace the traditional blind spot monitoring system. It is, however, a complementary and more accessible technology as it is often offered in the mid-range versions of new Honda vehicles. Using a small camera positioned below the passenger side-view mirror, the LaneWatch system can display a detailed image of what is happening on the ...

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CAR NEWS: The Hyundai Veloster is no more

After nearly 6 years on the market, the Hyundai Veloster coupe is ready to ride off into the sunset. Unique on the market, the Veloster offers a third door on the side for easier access to the rear seats. This third door and the asymmetrical design it creates were not enough, however, to allow the Veloster to settle comfortably into ...

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NEW CAR: Bentley’s first plug-in hybrid will be the Bentayga

And some say the auto industry hasn’t changed much… Ferrari’s doing turbos, Jaguar has a diesel SUV, and now Bentley’s SUV will be the first of the storied English brand’s line-up to feature plug-in hybrid technology. Odds are that the massively heavy and luxurious SUV’s new powertrain will be heavily based on the one found under the Porsche Cayenne S ...

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NEW CAR: The Volkswagen Gen.E recharges with a robot

Unveiled (somewhat quietly) during Volkswagen’s Future Mobility Day that took place earlier this month, the Volkswagen Gen.E is a 100% electric concept car that emphasizes safety while offering good range and a design that could realistically find its way onto a production car. That’s why many people see in the Gen.E the next generation of the Volkswagen Golf E, which ...

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