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Polaris 3-Wheeled Slingshot Probed After Deadly Driver Ejection

U.S. auto-safety investigators are probing seatbelts installed in Polaris Slingshot three-wheeled vehicles after a driver was thrown and killed in a crash despite being buckled up.The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Polaris Industries Inc., based in Medina, Minnesota, didn’t immediately respond to an email to its media inbox seeking comment outside

Tesla’s electric semi-truck is coming Oct. 26

Tesla CEO Elon MuskImage: BEN MACMAHON/EPA/REX/ShutterstockTesla hasn't forgotten about its electric semi-truck. Originally slated for a September launch, Tesla CEO Elon Musk just announced that the truck will finally be revealed on Oct. 26 in Hawthorne. On Twitter, Musk called the truck "unreal" and a "beast," that's worth seeing

Via raises $250M led by Daimler to bring its carpooling technology to Europe

As outsized ridesharing companies like Uber and Lyft continue to build out their taxi-style marketplaces largely based around connecting individual passengers to individual drivers, a startup focused squarely on the carpooling opportunity has raised a large round of funding to expand outside of the U.S. Via — which has developed

Dash cam shows Tesla predicting a car crash 2 vehicles ahead

Dash cam footage from a Tesla shows the car's autopilot function predicting a car accident before anyone saw it coming. In the clip, first uploaded to Twitter by Hans Noordsij, a group of cars can be seen traveling down the A2 highway in the Netherlands. The Forward Collision Warning on