The city without a car? – Earth element

Published on: 14/10/2022 – 13:49 More and more capital cities are now adopting measures to discourage car use in favor of more sustainable alternatives. Sometimes people disagree. Car-free cities, is it possible? Over the past century, city streets have been adapted for motor vehicles. In Berlin, for example, almost 60% of the traffic space is … Read more

Knowing the real cost of the car helps reduce usage and save money

By replacing your car with walking or cycling, you will not only reduce your emissions and improve your health, but you will also save a lot of money. To drive a car actually costs a lot more than many users think. According to a study published in 2020 in the journal NatureGerman drivers thus underestimated … Read more

Let go of the wheel, the car takes over!

Today, only Mercedes is able to offer models homologated in Europe for level 3 autonomous driving. Mercedes-Benz AG, Communications & Marketing, photo by Deniz Calagan on behalf of Mercedes-Benz AG/Mercedes-Benz AG Since September 1st, level 3 autonomous driving has been allowed in France. At the moment, however, there is still no car that drives alone … Read more

Let go of the wheel, the car takes over!

Today, only Mercedes is able to offer models homologated in Europe for level 3 autonomous driving. Mercedes-Benz AG, Communications & Marketing, photo by Deniz Calagan on behalf of Mercedes-Benz AG/Mercedes-Benz AG Since September 1st, level 3 autonomous driving has been allowed in France. At the moment, however, there is still no car that drives alone … Read more

The city without a car? – Earth element

Published on: 14/10/2022 – 13:49 More and more capital cities are now adopting measures to discourage car use in favor of more sustainable alternatives. Sometimes people disagree. Car-free cities, is it possible? Over the past century, city streets have been adapted for motor vehicles. In Berlin, for example, almost 60% of the traffic space is … Read more

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS 580 4MATIC: The Beginning of a New Era – Test Drive

Mercedes Benz takes electrification very seriously. Since the arrival of this limousine EQS, the automaker has launched an all-electric offensive through its EQ family of vehicles. We drove the mid-size EQE sedan in its AMG version at the start of the summer – a model we expect next year – and recently we got our … Read more

Knowing the real cost of the car helps reduce usage and save money

By replacing your car with walking or cycling, you will not only reduce your emissions and improve your health, but you will also save a lot of money. To drive a car actually costs a lot more than many users think. Thus, according to a study published in 2020 in the journal Nature, German drivers … Read more

must we go there at all costs?

NEWS – Does the current energy crisis call into question the transition from individual mobility to all-electric? Here are some things to think about. The car industry didn’t need that. The clouds gather on the road to the individual car, especially the battery-electric model. The question is no longer taboo: should we finally oblige the … Read more

DeTomaso Pantera 1971: the car rock star

In 1974, the famous hockey player Tim Horton – founder of the restaurant chain of the same name – was killed at the wheel of his DeTomaso Pantera. This tragic accident involved alcohol and speeding on the Queen Elizabeth Highway between Toronto and Niagara Falls. Mr. Horton, 44, lost control of his car, which ended … Read more

Concept flashback: Advanced Sedan Concept, as Acura solidly escaped it

The unveiling ofAdvance Sedan Concept during the Los Angeles Auto Show in 2006 coincides with the opening of a new design center for the luxury brand Honda in California. The aim behind this design study was to demystify how the prestige sedan of the future, e.g. 2020, would look like. Advance Sedan Concept is the … Read more