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The Toyota Mirai at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show

Toyota Releases Hydrogen Fuel Cell Patents
Toyota has released about 5,680 patents related to hydrogen fuel cell technology. In a bold move showing the automaker's commitment to making hydrogen a mainstream fuel, it has made much of its development work available to other transport and energy providers free of charge. The fuel cell-powered Toyota Mirai will be available to the public in California starting late 2015.


The aftermarket exhibition at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show

Cars of Tomorrow Converge in Los Angeles
From November 21- 30 2014, Automakers from around the world showcase their newest and most exciting models, technologies and concepts at the LA Auto Show in downton Los Angeles. Highlights of the show include the Corvette Z06, the all-new Mercedes AMG GT R, and the fuel-cell-powered Toyota Mirai.

The BMW Z4 Zagato
BMW and Toyota Partner to Develop New, Hybrid Sports Car
More details have emerged about the new sports car platform BMW and Toyota are jointly developing. Said to be hitting the market within three years, Toyota's version of the new car will likely wear a Supra badge, while the BMW version will slot in as the replacement for the Z4 roadster.

Volvo Introduces New Drive-E Powertrains
The product of several years' and billions of dollars' worth of research and development, Volvo's new line of Drive-E powertrains utilizes forward-thinking technology to provide improved performance and fuel economy.
The Volvo Drive-E engine offers improved performance and efficiency

Bose teamed with NXP for their advanced noise-cancelling technology
Bose Offers Noise-Cancelling Technology in All Vehicles
Bose Active Sound Management software targets and blocks unwanted engine and powertrain noise. The system is now available for use in all car models outfitted with sound systems in the appropriate frequency range.

Jaguar F-TYPE Coupe Unveil
The all-new Jaguar F-TYPE Coupe was recently unveiled at Raleigh Studios in Los Angeles. Check out GAYOT's blog to watch a video of the dramatic ceremony and learn more about this powerful sports coupe. Or, you can catch the F-TYPE Coupe in person at the LA Auto Show.
A three-quarter front view of the Jaguar F-TYPE Coupe

Toyota's Automated Highway Driving Assist allows cars to communicate information on speed, braking and more
Toyota Introduces New Safety Technology
At a recent Tokyo event, Toyota unveiled a slew of next-generation active safety systems that focus on collision avoidance and reducing driver workload.

EPA Develops MPG Window Stickers for Used Cars
The U.S. Department of Energy and the EPA recently introduced stickers that show the fuel economy and emissions of used cars and trucks, similar to those found on new vehicles.
Used-car MPG labels display EPA ratings and emissions for vehicles from the 1984 model year and newer

A three-quarter front view of the BMW i3
BMW i3 Hybrid Electric Vehicle Set for Production
After previously experimenting with electric power for the ActiveE Concept, BMW is finally ready to enter the EV segment with the all-new i3, a lithium-ion battery-powered hatchback set for commercial release in the second quarter of 2014.


Toyota Offers Extended Test Drives with Rental Car Program
Whether you're looking to take an extended test drive, or simply need a cool car to tool around town in while on vacation, Toyota has you covered with its new rental car program.
The Toyota Prius c is one of a number of available hybrids in the Toyota Rent a Car program

The Aston Martin DB9 Plug-In Hybrid made in collaboration with Bosch Engineering
Aston Martin Introduces Alternative Fuel Vehicles
While Aston Martin has long been known for its fast and fuel-thirsty luxury vehicles, a pair of recent partnerships hint at the British badge's increasing interest in alternative fuels.

Apple and Volkswagen Launch New iBeetle
The Silicon Valley giant is now infiltrating the auto market with the iBeetle, which not only offers Apple-inspired design features and color schemes, but also advanced integration for the iPhone and other Macintosh products.
The interior of the new iBeetle with specially designed iPhone dock


Maserati and Ermenegildo Zegna Announce Partnership
GM Partners with AT&T to Bring Wi-Fi to Vehicles
Honda Teams Up with Siri for Select 2013 Models
BMW Expands Partnership with Fairmont Hotels


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