SmartHalo Bike Accessory

Using your smartphone while riding a bicycle is difficult and dangerous, but SmartHalo is a bike accessory that allows for smartphone-level navigation, fitness-tracking and messaging—with added anti-theft features and an LED light for nighttime riding. The system is small enough to attach to the center of a bike’s handlebars, and it comes with a unique key so riders can leave it attached without worrying about …

Mercedes-Benz eMobility and the E350e

Jochen Hermann, Head of Development CASE and Development eDrive talks to us about the brand's electric future

Sponsored by Mercedes-Benz

“Mercedes-Benz invented the car more than 130 years ago introducing individual mobility to society. I think it’s our responsibility to move in to a more sustainable, environmental friendly driving system,” Jochen Hermann, Head of Development CASE and Development eDrive, states in the opening of this new video. In those succinct, bold statements he summarizes the motivation behind the brand’s new focus on connected, autonomous, shared …

BMW i3

At the world debut, we dig into the design of the new all-electric car

Today was the international debut of the all-new BMW i3 electric car. We attended the event in NYC and spoke with the BMW Group‘s lead designer, Adrian van Hooydonk. The release and production of this new model opens an entirely new chapter of innovative design for BMW—and for urban electric vehicles across the board. Its striking appearance might be new to the BMW i sub-brand, …