Tesla cars now have Dog Mode and HAL-inspired Sentry Mode (updated)


Though it's claimed to improve security, Tesla's Sentry Mode will likely appeal more to fans of the 1968 sci-fi film 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Into the valley of death in a Mazda6

Great Drives: Into the valley of death in a Mazda6


On the trail of the Gold Rush pioneers, Nick Rufford tries to keep his cool in the high heat of the California desert
'This is how I’m going to die' - pensioner trapped in cadillac xlr for 14 hours

Pensioner feared death after being trapped in car


A pensioner thought he was going to die while locked inside his car last month, as temperatures outside the vehicle reached 25°C.
Motorists warned against leaving pets in hot cars

Two dogs rescued from hot car in North Yorkshire


Drivers and dog owners have been warned not to leave dogs in hot cars.
Eight-year-old locked on school bus for hours after falling asleep

Eight-year-old locked on school bus for hours


A mother in Cincinnati, Ohio has raised serious safety concerns after her eight-year-old son fell asleep on the way to school and was locked...

'Please stop doing this' — vet's plea to drivers


A Canadian vet posted to social media a photo of a dog that had died in a hot car on July 29 and issued the plea, "Please, please stop...