Luxury-segment cars typically launch new technologies before the features begin to show up in conventional mass-produced vehicles. So it’s no surprise that the new S-Class is studded with innovations, including 20 active safety features in the S550....More
DLLP is not considered a low-cost solution to meeting an auto maker’s crash requirements, but the business case made sense for GM under the tight timetable and given the alternative of an expensive redesign....More
One reason for growth is the cost of making night-vision cameras has fallen 50% in the last five years, and “will continue to come down,” says Stuart Klapper, managing director Autoliv Electronics Night Vision....More
The new 2.0L and 2.5L engines represent the first time Porsche, which has a rich legacy of horizontally opposed piston engines, has developed one that combines turbocharging and only four cylinders....More
We call out vehicles with problematic fit-and-finish, materials, ergonomics or unfortunate design choices. Each of these items resulted in points deducted as WardsAuto editors selected the 2016 Wards 10 Best Interiors.