<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Technology]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/category/technology<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Technology]]>http://content.worldcarfans.co/templates/0/18/images/feedlogo.gifhttp://www.worldcarfans.com/category/technology<![CDATA[2016 Volkswagens gain Apple CarPlay & Android Auto compatibility]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072997267/2016-volkswagens-gain-apple-carplay--android-autoThe Volkswagen technology news continues as their American outfit has announced most 2016 models will be equipped with their all-new MIB II infotainment systems. ]]>Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072997267/2016-volkswagens-gain-apple-carplay--android-auto<![CDATA[Lexus hoverboard teased yet again ahead of August 5 reveal [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072997248/lexus-hoverboard-teased-yet-again-ahead-of-august-5Lexus has released a third teaser video featuring its rather mesmerizing hoverboard prototype. ]]>Wed, 29 Jul 2015 18:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072997248/lexus-hoverboard-teased-yet-again-ahead-of-august-5<![CDATA[BMW 750d xDrive with quad-turbo diesel to debut in 2016]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072997237/bmw-750d-xdrive-with-quad-turbo-diesel-to-debut-inBMW is reportedly working on a new quad-turbocharged diesel engine that will be revealed next year ]]>Wed, 29 Jul 2015 16:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072997237/bmw-750d-xdrive-with-quad-turbo-diesel-to-debut-in<![CDATA[Mercedes-Benz says it’s too tricky to implement water injection]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072897175/mercedes-benz-says-its-too-tricky-to-implement-waterMercedes-Benz has ruled out the possibility of launching a production car with a water injection system due to technical difficulties. ]]>Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072897175/mercedes-benz-says-its-too-tricky-to-implement-water<![CDATA[Audi A3 facelift coming next year with fully digital instrument cluster]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072797115/audi-a3-facelift-coming-next-year-with-fully-digitalAudi has announced the A3 will receive a mid-cycle facelift next year and it will come with the Virtual Cockpit. ]]>Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:03:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072797115/audi-a3-facelift-coming-next-year-with-fully-digital<![CDATA[Chrysler to voluntary recall 1.4 million models after hacking incident ]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072497038/chrysler-to-voluntary-recall-14-models-after-hackingFiat Chrysler Automobiles is conducting a voluntary recall of 1.4 million vehicles to update their infotainment software following a high-profile hack that brought a Jeep Cherokee to a halt to a busy highway. ]]>Fri, 24 Jul 2015 22:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072497038/chrysler-to-voluntary-recall-14-models-after-hacking<![CDATA[Ford shows their "first stab" at a navigation system]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072196876/ford-shows-their-first-stab-at-a-navigation-systemUnveiled on the 1964 Aurora concept, the navigation system is low tech by today's standards but featured a "map that automatically adjusted to the vehicle’s location." ]]>Wed, 22 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072196876/ford-shows-their-first-stab-at-a-navigation-system<![CDATA[Jeep Cherokee susceptible to hacking]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072196872/jeep-cherokee-susceptible-to-hackingHundreds of thousands of FCA models equipped with the Uconnect infotainment system could be susceptible to a vulnerability which can enable hacker to take control of key functions such as the brakes. ]]>Tue, 21 Jul 2015 22:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072196872/jeep-cherokee-susceptible-to-hacking<![CDATA[Updated Audi RS7 piloted driving concept loses a whopping 400 kg]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115071396505/updated-audi-rs7-piloted-driving-concept-loses-a-whoppingAudi has unveiled an updated version of their RS7 piloted driving concept from last year. ]]>Mon, 13 Jul 2015 13:41:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115071396505/updated-audi-rs7-piloted-driving-concept-loses-a-whopping<![CDATA[2017 Mercedes E-Class remote parking pilot system demonstrated [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115070896357/2017-mercedes-e-class-remote-parking-pilot-system-demonstratedMercedes-Benz has released a new video previewing the remote parking pilot system in the next generation E-Class ]]>Wed, 08 Jul 2015 23:31:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115070896357/2017-mercedes-e-class-remote-parking-pilot-system-demonstrated<![CDATA[Chevrolet unveils their Active Phone Cooling system [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115070296082/chevrolet-unveils-their-active-phone-cooling-systemChevrolet has introduced their new Active Phone Cooling system that will be available in the 2016 Cruze, Impala, Malibu and Volt. ]]>Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115070296082/chevrolet-unveils-their-active-phone-cooling-system<![CDATA[Prototype BMW 1-Series with 218 PS direct water injection 1.5-liter engine revealed]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115070296041/prototype-bmw-1-series-with-218-ps-direct-water-injectionBMW has unveiled a prototype of a 1-Series equipped with a water injected turbo petrol unit during the BMW Group Innovation Days 2015 ]]>Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115070296041/prototype-bmw-1-series-with-218-ps-direct-water-injection<![CDATA[JLR says they will never make an autonomous car because drivers and passengers are not cargo ]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115062695835/jlr-says-they-will-never-make-an-autonomous-car-becauseJaguar Land Rover's R&D chief Wolfgang Epple has announced the company won't ever launch a fully autonomous car. ]]>Fri, 26 Jun 2015 18:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115062695835/jlr-says-they-will-never-make-an-autonomous-car-because<![CDATA[Bentley introduces their new cellphone at Goodwood]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115062595808/bentley-introduces-their-new-cellphone-at-goodwoodBentley has used the Goodwood Festival of Speed to introduce their cellphone. ]]>Fri, 26 Jun 2015 00:30:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115062595808/bentley-introduces-their-new-cellphone-at-goodwood<![CDATA[2016 Buick & GMC models gain Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115062395698/buick-gmc-apple-carplayBuick and GMC have announced a number of 2016 models will feature Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility. ]]>Tue, 23 Jun 2015 23:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115062395698/buick-gmc-apple-carplay<![CDATA[International Engine of the Year winners announced, BMW is overall winner]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061895415/international-engine-of-the-year-winners-announcedThe International Engine of the Year Awards has announced the winners for this year’s competition ]]>Thu, 18 Jun 2015 12:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061895415/international-engine-of-the-year-winners-announced<![CDATA[JLR Mind Sense system aims to keep you safe by reading your brainwaves]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061795398/jlr-mind-sense-system-aims-to-keep-you-safe-by-readingJaguar Land Rover has revealed they are developing a number of new high-tech safety systems which aim to reduce the number of accidents caused by drivers who are distracted, stressed or not concentrating on the task at hand. ]]>Wed, 17 Jun 2015 23:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061795398/jlr-mind-sense-system-aims-to-keep-you-safe-by-reading<![CDATA[Remote-controlled Range Rover Sport revealed [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061695315/remote-controlled-range-rover-sport-revealed-videoJaguar Land Rover has unveiled its Range Rover Sport remote-controlled prototype ]]>Tue, 16 Jun 2015 12:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061695315/remote-controlled-range-rover-sport-revealed-video<![CDATA[Tesla Motors unlikely to develop battery swap program because Superchargers are fast enough]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061195176/tesla-motors-unlikely-to-develop-battery-swap-programTesla Motors will likely halt development of the battery swap program because the Superchargers have proven to be fast enough. ]]>Thu, 11 Jun 2015 19:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061195176/tesla-motors-unlikely-to-develop-battery-swap-program<![CDATA[Future Mercedes-AMG models likely to get e-turbo technology]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061195172/future-mercedes-amg-models-likely-to-get-e-turbo-technologyAn AMG representative has acknowledged e-turbo technology is being considered for future models. ]]>Thu, 11 Jun 2015 18:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061195172/future-mercedes-amg-models-likely-to-get-e-turbo-technology<![CDATA[Opel Cascada receives new 2.0-liter diesel engine with 170 PS]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061195164/opel-cascada-receives-new-20-liter-diesel-engine-withOpel has introduced a new 2.0-liter CDTI diesel engine for the Cascada convertible ]]>Thu, 11 Jun 2015 16:40:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061195164/opel-cascada-receives-new-20-liter-diesel-engine-with<![CDATA[JLR developing a Pothole Alert system [video]]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061095131/jlr-developing-a-pothole-alert-system-videoJaguar Land Rover has announced plans to develop and test a unique Pothole Alert system. ]]>Wed, 10 Jun 2015 20:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115061095131/jlr-developing-a-pothole-alert-system-video<![CDATA[Mercedes & Bosch team up for a fully automated valet parking service]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060995094/mercedes--bosch-team-up-for-a-fully-automated-valetDaimler, Bosch and car2go have joined forces to develop and test a fully automated valet parking service. ]]>Tue, 09 Jun 2015 23:30:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060995094/mercedes--bosch-team-up-for-a-fully-automated-valet<![CDATA[Apple van prototype spied in Metro Detroit]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060995092/apple-van-prototype-spied-in-metro-detroitApple's mysterious Dodge Grand Caravan has been spied in Metro Detroit. ]]>Tue, 09 Jun 2015 22:50:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060995092/apple-van-prototype-spied-in-metro-detroit<![CDATA[Cadillac SRX successor confirmed for early 2016]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060995086/cadillac-srx-successor-confirmed-for-early-2016Cadillac has announced plans to introduce the SRX successor early next year. ]]>Tue, 09 Jun 2015 20:50:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060995086/cadillac-srx-successor-confirmed-for-early-2016<![CDATA[PSA believed to drop hydraulic suspension to cut costs]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060594884/psa-believed-to-drop-hydraulic-suspension-to-cut-costsSources close to PSA Peugeot Citroën are signaling the upcoming demise of the group's hydraulic suspension. ]]>Fri, 05 Jun 2015 19:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060594884/psa-believed-to-drop-hydraulic-suspension-to-cut-costs<![CDATA[Suzuki introduces its first ever diesel engine, will be offered for Celerio]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060494788/suzuki-introduces-its-first-ever-diesel-engine-willThe first diesel engine designed and developed by Suzuki has been revealed in India ]]>Thu, 04 Jun 2015 19:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060494788/suzuki-introduces-its-first-ever-diesel-engine-will<![CDATA[BMW Dynamic Parking Prediction research project announced]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060394756/bmw-dynamic-parking-prediction-research-project-announcedBMW has announced plans to introduce their Dynamic Parking Prediction research project at TU-Automotive Detroit. ]]>Thu, 04 Jun 2015 00:00:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115060394756/bmw-dynamic-parking-prediction-research-project-announced<![CDATA[Android Auto and Apple CarPlay coming to select Opel models, including 2016 Astra]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115052894501/android-auto-and-apple-carplay-coming-to-select-opelOpel has announced Android Auto and Apple CarPlay integration is on its way to various models across the range for the 2016 model year. ]]>Thu, 28 May 2015 19:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115052894501/android-auto-and-apple-carplay-coming-to-select-opel<![CDATA[2016 Chevrolet Cruze interior teased, debuts on June 24th]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115052794458/2016-chevrolet-cruze-interior-teased-debuts-on-juneChevrolet has announced plans to introduce the 2016 Cruze on June 24th. ]]>Wed, 27 May 2015 23:20:00 GMT +3http://www.worldcarfans.com/115052794458/2016-chevrolet-cruze-interior-teased-debuts-on-june