Owners of vehicles involved will be notified to their last known mailing address, and Toyota customers are urged to ensure their details are up to date by contacting the company's recall hotline. … [Read more...] about Toyota issues an urgent recall of 45,000 cars over fears vehicles could suddenly STOP – with Camrys, Corollas and Land Cruisers affected
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Springsteen wasn’t the first musician to pay homage to the automobile – many of the earliest rock’n’roll songs paid tribute to the joys of driving. Indeed, the much-disputed title of the first ever rock’n’roll song is often awarded to Rocket 88 by Jackie Brenston and His Delta Cats, released in the spring of 1951. The titular Rocket 88 was a kind of car and the song sees Jackie Brenston (actually Ike Turner) raving about the wonder of driving this stylish new automobile and how much it appealed to young women. Was it about a car? Was it about driving? Or was it about sex, youth and new-found independence? … [Read more...] about Driverless cars will ruin the thrill of driving
Luckily they and the dog were not hurt in the smash in Thatcham, Berkshire, but the car was left badly damaged … [Read more...] about Covidiot driver crashes his car when he was distracted by a huge BUG as he drove 10 MILES to walk his dog
That said, there was something oddly reassuring about the original driverless cars. For one thing, they were regular Toyota and Lexus saloons equipped with $250,000 worth of computers, sensors, lasers and associated kit. Secondly, they had steering wheels, gear shifts, brake pedals, rear-view mirrors and all the other appurtenances of a standard-issue car. A human "driver" could always take control simply by touching the steering wheel. So, in a way, you could think of it as just a standard vehicle with an autopilot. … [Read more...] about Will Google’s self-driving pods spell the end of the road for car ownership?