Tag: testing

Bragging Rights: Audi E-Tron Becomes First EV to Pick Up IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Award

<img data-attachment-id="1685038" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383.png" data-orig-size="879,554" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2019 audi e-tron iihs crash test" data-image-description=" IIHS ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-450×284.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-610×384.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1685038″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-610×384.png” alt width=”610″ height=”384″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-610×384.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-75×47.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-450×284.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-768×484.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383-120×76.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2019-audi-e-tron-iihs-crash-test-e1565902397383.png 879w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Audi’s E-Tron has become the first battery electric vehicle to receive the coveted Insurance […]

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Billion-dollar Lawsuit Accuses Ford of Falsifying Pickup Fuel Economy

<img data-attachment-id="1497705" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201.jpeg" data-orig-size="1024,634" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Ford badge emblem logo" data-image-description=" Image: Ford Motor Co. ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-450×279.jpeg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-610×378.jpeg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1497705″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-610×378.jpeg” alt=”Ford badge emblem logo” width=”610″ height=”378″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-610×378.jpeg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-75×46.jpeg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-450×279.jpeg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-768×476.jpeg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201-120×74.jpeg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/cq5dam.web_.1024.768-1-e1485355632201.jpeg 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> As if preordained to coincide with Ford’s announcement of its […]

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Emphasis on Safety: Uber, Volvo Launch Next Generation of Autonomous SUVs

<img data-attachment-id="1677402" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/254701_Volvo_Cars_and_Uber_present_production_vehicle_ready_for_self-driving-e1560363547868.jpg" data-orig-size="3525,2649" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"Volvo Cars and Uber present production vehicle ready for self-driving","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"Volvo Cars and Uber present production vehicle ready for self-driving","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Volvo Cars and Uber present production vehicle ready for self-driving" data-image-description=" Volvo ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/254701_Volvo_Cars_and_Uber_present_production_vehicle_ready_for_self-driving-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/254701_Volvo_Cars_and_Uber_present_production_vehicle_ready_for_self-driving-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1677402″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/254701_Volvo_Cars_and_Uber_present_production_vehicle_ready_for_self-driving-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″> Uber Advanced Technologies unveiled the next generation of […]

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Waymo Refocuses on Semis, Heads Back to Phoenix for Testing

<img data-attachment-id="1675946" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/waymo-semi-and-pacifica-e1559322646758.jpg" data-orig-size="5325,3552" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="waymo semi and pacifica" data-image-description=" waymo ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/waymo-semi-and-pacifica-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/waymo-semi-and-pacifica-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1675946″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/waymo-semi-and-pacifica-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″> Alphabet’s Waymo probably operates the most successful autonomous fleet in North America right now. While we can debate its technical prowess versus its rivals forever, it’s still one of the only companies […]

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