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Renting a Sports Car on Turo May Be a Privacy Nightmare, You Might Be on TikTok
Renting a Sports Car on Turo May Be a Privacy Nightmare, You Might Be on TikTok

1 Oct 2022, 19:19 UTC / While the host of a rented car on Turo might go mad when they see their beloved ride driven hard, the guest might be madder if they see this privacy violation

 
Elon Musk Has Signed a Deal To Acquire Twitter, He'll Pay $54.20 per Share
Elon Musk Has Signed a Deal To Acquire Twitter, He'll Pay $54.20 per Share

25 Apr 2022, 19:30 UTC / While the rest of us can get a Twitter account for free, Elon Musk wanted to have the cake and eat it, so he bought the social network for $44 bn

 
Volvo Turns to Kids to Explain EVs to Adults, Creates Prize for School Teachers
Volvo Turns to Kids to Explain EVs to Adults, Creates Prize for School Teachers

11 Feb 2022, 10:23 UTC / Volvo has launched a campaign on Twitter that involves children explaining electric vehicles to adults. The company also has a cool prize for a school teacher

 
Lewis Hamilton Returns From Long Social Media Break Without Explanation
Lewis Hamilton Returns From Long Social Media Break Without Explanation

7 Feb 2022, 09:32 UTC / After an absense of eight weeks on social media, Lewis Hamilton has returned. He did not provide an explanation as to what went down, but he's back

 
Lewis' Brother Comments on Sibling's Silence, Maybe We Shouldn't Worry
Lewis' Brother Comments on Sibling's Silence, Maybe We Shouldn't Worry

29 Dec 2021, 15:17 UTC / Nicolas Hamilton, Lewis' brother, has made comments on his sibling's silence after the last race of the season. He explained that Lewis is fine

 
Formula 1 Driver Speaks Out About Abuse on Social Media, Including Death Threats
Formula 1 Driver Speaks Out About Abuse on Social Media, Including Death Threats

22 Dec 2021, 10:32 UTC / Williams driver Nicholas Latifi has made a statement regarding his experience on social media since the last F1 race of the season. It is concerning

 
Letting Your Dog Take a Car Ride Alone Is How You Should Never Use Tesla's Autopilot
Letting Your Dog Take a Car Ride Alone Is How You Should Never Use Tesla's Autopilot

15 Dec 2021, 11:20 UTC / A footage of a dog taking a ride in a Tesla car without any human supervision has got the Internet all angry, labeling this as a reckless, tasteless stunt

 
Snapchat Clown Replaces Chevy Truck's Tire With Pool Noodles, Bubble Wrap, and Duct Tape
Snapchat Clown Replaces Chevy Truck's Tire With Pool Noodles, Bubble Wrap, and Duct Tape

7 Nov 2021, 02:07 UTC / The amount of duct tape this man wastes holding several rolls together on a metal bar could make for a decent emergency space suit on some fictional moon base.

 
2022 Subaru WRX Debut Postponed After NYAS Cancellation, Now Slated as "Coming Soon"
2022 Subaru WRX Debut Postponed After NYAS Cancellation, Now Slated as "Coming Soon"

18 Aug 2021, 07:25 UTC / A new teaser video shows “the most exciting WRX ever” playing in the desert, it sure looks like a lot of fun. Notice the traditional World Rally Blue is gone?

 
MINI USA Launches Wtf Day, It Is Not About What It Looks Like
MINI USA Launches Wtf Day, It Is Not About What It Looks Like

9 Aug 2021, 17:38 UTC / In typical cheeky fashion, MINI USA launches a new initiative with a funny name. They want to bring back waving between owners of MINI cars. Here's how.

 
Ford Designed the Puma ST Gold Edition With Help From Almost 275,000 Fans
Ford Designed the Puma ST Gold Edition With Help From Almost 275,000 Fans

18 Jun 2021, 10:55 UTC / The Blue Oval has revealed the designation and chosen specification for the fan-designed Puma ST Gold Edition. Almost 275k social media dwellers cast a vote

 
2021 Ford Bronco Technical Trivia "Quiz" Includes Cool Undercarriage Puzzle
2021 Ford Bronco Technical Trivia "Quiz" Includes Cool Undercarriage Puzzle

19 May 2021, 14:20 UTC / The fordbronco social media account is doing what it can to keep fans hooked, but they keep nagging Ford with questions about those pesky first deliveries

 
Lewis Hamilton Joins Social Media Blackout Against Online Hate, Calls Out F1
Lewis Hamilton Joins Social Media Blackout Against Online Hate, Calls Out F1

30 Apr 2021, 09:49 UTC / “I was subjected to abuse a long time ago,” Formula One’s only black driver says of his decision to back the campaign that will see him go dark for the weekend

 
Simple Ideation Sketch or Ahead-of-Its-Time Teaser for EV Luxury Sedan From GM?
Simple Ideation Sketch or Ahead-of-Its-Time Teaser for EV Luxury Sedan From GM?

21 Mar 2021, 09:35 UTC / We really can't wrap our heads around this official rendering, since GM Design plays with words that make us think they're ready for a Tesla or Lucid Air rival

 
Bentley Honors World Poetry Day 2021 With Car-Related Rhymes From Rising Talent
Bentley Honors World Poetry Day 2021 With Car-Related Rhymes From Rising Talent

20 Mar 2021, 09:35 UTC / The British automaker takes the unusually bold step of directing our attention towards World Poetry Day instead of the recent St. Patrick's Day

 
2022 Jeep Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer Teaser Reveals Toned Down Concept Traits
2022 Jeep Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer Teaser Reveals Toned Down Concept Traits

9 Mar 2021, 08:08 UTC / The latest teaser might be the final one before the 4x4 specialist reveals the production-specification versions on March 11th, from 12 pm EST

 
MINI USA Wants to Hear Your Car-Related Love Stories
MINI USA Wants to Hear Your Car-Related Love Stories

14 Feb 2021, 16:04 UTC / The American branch of the maker of petite but sporty cars has started a social media campaign to bring together all the couple who met thanks to MINI

 
Doug DeMuro Criticizes BMW Design Language, OK Boomer Tweets
Doug DeMuro Criticizes BMW Design Language, OK Boomer Tweets

6 Feb 2021, 12:32 UTC / BMW is trying to paint its design language and social-media behavior as proper, but the Bavarian automaker isn't fooling anyone. Not even Doug DeMuro

 
Jeep Officially Teases Something Roaring for the Wrangler, HEMI V8 in Tow?!
Jeep Officially Teases Something Roaring for the Wrangler, HEMI V8 in Tow?!

16 Nov 2020, 12:19 UTC / Of course, Fiat Chrysler is feeling the heat for his best-selling Wrangler with the Blue Oval just about ready to hit the market with the reinvented Bronco

 
Autonomous Lamborghini Project Is Like a Rollercoaster Ride
Autonomous Lamborghini Project Is Like a Rollercoaster Ride

10 Nov 2020, 14:50 UTC / This Lambo branded autonomous ride is a headfirst rollercoaster for social platforms with live streams and adrenaline driven games and challenges.