An Electric Porsche, a Tesla Probe, and More Car News This Week

An Electric Porsche, a Tesla Probe, and More Car News This Week

Read all about the car , and about how its first-of-its-kind two-speed gearbox will help it move faster, right here .Sure, other things happened this week, too.

This Senator Wants to Ban Videogame Loot Boxes Aimed at Kids

This Senator Wants to Ban Videogame Loot Boxes Aimed at Kids

Senator Josh Hawley (R-Missouri) plans to introduce legislation targeted at videogames with pay-to-win and loot-box monetization mechanics. This week we have loot box legislation, labor walkouts, and the return of Gearbox CEO Randy Pitchford.

Porsche’s New 911 Listens to the Road to Weather the Wet

Porsche’s New 911 Listens to the Road to Weather the Wet

Find enough open Autobahn and you can reach the 190 mph top speed, though 4S owners will be able to just slip past the poor saps in the S models at 191 mph.New tech includes a “Wet Mode” that detects wet pavement via acoustic sensors in the wheel wells—as opposed to activating along with the windshield wipers or reactively sensing changes in traction—and adjusts the stability control, the rear wing position, and gearbox responsiveness to keep the car stable.