29 Mar '13, 8pm

Top Tech Cars 2013: Ferrari F12 Berlinetta: Again, we get unmatched speed from the master of same

The Ferrari F12 is faster than its predecessors yet more fuel-efficient. Creating the “fastest Ferrari in history” means you have to one-up automotive legends like the Enzo , so you’re in for some serious engineering. Yet with its unprecedented formula of wind-cheating brute force, the F12 Berlinetta is indeed the quickest production car to emerge from Ferrari’s redbrick factory in Maranello: A top speed of 340 kilometers per hour (211 miles per hour) and an acceleration of 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) in 3.1 seconds. Now all you need is US $316 000, and perhaps some esoteric trim demands to verify those claims. Bespoke denim interior, anyone? For all its potency, this Ferrari’s greatest reward may be its pleasant nature, the way it lets even amateurs in on a real-life video game—minus the crash-and-burn endings. The dusty hills surrounding the company’s northern Italian ho...

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Top Tech Cars 2013: Infiniti Q50: Today, drive ...

spectrum.ieee.org 29 Mar '13, 8pm

The Infiniti Q50 takes the first step toward robotic driving. Many cars already apply their own brakes and adjust their ow...

Top Tech Cars 2013: Nissan DeltaWing: It flies through the air with the greatest of ease

Top Tech Cars 2013: Nissan DeltaWing: It flies ...

spectrum.ieee.org 29 Mar '13, 8pm

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Top Tech Cars 2013: Chevrolet Spark

spectrum.ieee.org 29 Mar '13, 8pm

But in technical terms, consider the Spark a 1000-kilogram box with a cool gizmo inside: Chevrolet MyLink. Instead of the ...

Top 10 Tech Cars: Slenderized: This year’s cars...

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The Ford Fusion Energi gets a lot out of a gallon. Toyota may have been synonymous with hybrids, but Ford is finding stren...

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spectrum.ieee.org 29 Mar '13, 8pm

Absolutely. U.S. and Europe and every automaker sees the writing on the wall, and its particularly a challenge for the big...

Cars Get Cleaner, Texas Gets Drier, Bees Get Deader (and Climate ...: Cleaner cars: President Obama is expecte...

Cars Get Cleaner, Texas Gets Drier, Bees Get De...

onearth.org 29 Mar '13, 2pm

Cleaner cars : President Obama is expected to move ahead today with new clean air rules that would cut the amount of sulfu...

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Solar-Electric Cars Crush Biofuels In Efficiency

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cleantechnica.com 29 Mar '13, 12am

Reposted from Climate Progress : Climate Progress recently reported on a study that found both economic and environmental ...