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The 2019 Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid will be the Japanese automaker's first production plug-in hybrid model. Subaru will combine its own boxer engine and all-wheel drive system with Toyota hybrid tech. More>>
In Europe, the 2019 Audi A8 luxury sedan will be available with Traffic Jam Pilot, which allows limited hands-free driving. But Audi won't bring the system to the United States, citing concerns on multiple fronts. More>>
From drones to bionic arms, here are eight examples of amazing pieces of mind-reading technology that are already being explored in some of the world’s most exciting research labs. More>>
Nissan's Armada Mountain Patrol is a project vehicle designed with input from Instagram and Facebook users, who voted on the model of tires, exterior vinyl wrap, and rooftop tent used on the SUV. More>>
A recent New York Times report found more than two dozen people have died from carbon monoxide poisoning after forgetting to turn off their engines, a result of keyless ignition systems that don't warn if an engine is left... More>>
As part of its application for a permit to test fully driverless cars in California's, Waymo has issued a 41-page booklet explaining to law enforcement and first responders how to deal with its vehicles in an emergency... More>>
Volvo is injecting Android into its upcoming cars. You don't need a phone to power it like Android Auto or Apple's CarPlay, but you can still get the same great apps, music services, and even the Google Assistant to... More>>
The Mercedes-AMG GT S Roadster gives convertible sports car buyers yet another choice. This 515-horsepower, 192-mph drop top is the middle child of the Mercedes-AMG GT convertible lineup. More>>
UPS revealed its latest fleet of delivery vehicles: A new line of purpose-built, all-electric, compact trucks for urban deliveries in London and Paris, which will make noisy parcel deliveries a thing of the past. More>>
The new Porsche Design Huawei Mate RS phone is just a shameless branding exercise, right? Wrong. Very wrong. Porsche Design has very specific ideas about design, and its DNA flows through the Mate RS. We visited the... More>>
Roborace pitted its prototype autonomous race car against pro drifter Ryan Tuerck in a battle of man versus machine. Because if self-driving cars are going to race, they need to be at least as fast as human drivers. More>>
A Lamborghini Huracán LP580-2 given to Pope Francis last year sold for $857,000 at auction, with proceeds going to multiple charities. The Pope announced his intention to auction the car off for charity when Lamborghini... More>>
Rolls-Royce is in the final stages of developing the Cullinan, its first-ever SUV. The model is scheduled to break cover on May 10, and it will go on sale next year with a price tag pegged well into the six digits. More>>
Bird is an escooter company based in Santa Monica, California. In perhaps its boldest move yet, Bird says that it has signed agreements with Ninebot and Xiaomi to have exclusive rights to their supply of ride-sharing... More>>
Mercedes-AMG is slowly adopting electrification. Going hybrid isn't as straight-forward as it sounds because it presents a unique set of challenges, but AMG boss Tobias Moers believes his team is ready to face them. More>>
Vintage Electric's new top-of-the-line Scrambler S on-off road ebike has a rated 75-mile range per battery charge. Take it off road and set it to race mode for speeds up to 36 miles per hour and make your own great escape. More>>
Elon Musk's Tesla has just switched on the world's biggest battery in South Australia. Musk had said he'd foot the $50 million bill if it wasn't completed in 100 days. Tesla finished with about a week to spare. More>>
Ford joined Trek, Shimano, Specialized, and eight other bike-industry giants to develop A.I. for bike-to-vehicle (B2V) communication. The goal is improved roadway safety for bikes, pedestrians, and vehicles. More>>
Elon Musk revealed that he had received written government approval for The Boring Company to build an underground system that will take commuters quickly from Point A to Point B. A new video shows a nearly completed... More>>
Cardo Systems introduced two Packtalk models for its natural language voice-command motorcycle communications system, which uses a proprietary dynamic mesh technology to connect up to 15 riders in a five-mile range. More>>
Volkswagen has introduced the hottest GTI to date. Called TCR, it ditches its 220-horsepower turbo four and receives 286 galloping horses, a figure which makes it the most powerful GTI to date. More>>
Instead of worrying about the safety of self-driving passenger cars, take a look at the trucking industry, where autonomous vehicles are now operating under controlled conditions, and which will likely be the first major... More>>
A Waymo self-driving van was in a car crash in Chandler, Arizona. The Waymo van was traveling at a slow speed in autonomous mode with a human backup driver in the driver's seat and was not the vehicle responsible for the... More>>
Nissan commissioned a Millennium Falcon-themed show car for 'Solo: A Star Wars Story.' Using a Rogue as the starting point, Nissan and Lucasfilm tried to make Han Solo proud by merging the looks of an SUV and spaceship. More>>
A May 2 fire at a parts supplier shut down Ford's F-150 production lines in Dearborn, Michigan. Ford said the stoppage could last at least several days but won't affect sales. The fire followed an explosion at Meridian... More>>
Looking to buy an SUV, but can't decide which model is right for you? From luxury rides and rugged off-roaders to vehicles designed for the whole family, we've rounded up the best models currently on the market. More>>
The Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S Edition 1 aims to make a strong first impression with upgraded aerodynamics and model-specific styling features. Based on the range-topping GT 63 S model, it goes on sale early next year. More>>
Beginning in July, Drive.ai and the Frisco Transportation Management Association (TMA) will offer more than 10,000 people rides in self-driving vehicles. The best part? They'll be free. More>>
Uber has been investigating its fatal March self-driving car crash. Now, a new report suggests the self-driving car may in fact have seen the pedestrian crossing the street, but decided against taking evasive action. More>>
Arizona Governor Doug Ducey has banned Uber from testing its self-driving cars in the state following a March 18 crash in Tempe, which killed 49-year-old Elaine Herzberg as she crossed the street. More>>
Jumping a car is a simple procedure, but not everyone knows how to properly do so. To make things easier, we've put together a quick-hit guide on how to fire up your vehicle using jumper cables and second power source. More>>
Alfa Romeo and Maserati are both over 100 years old, yet they've remained faithful to their heritage through periods of ups and downs. We sat down with Klaus Busse to learn how to balance tradition while breaking new ground. More>>
Elon Musk has decided its time for Tesla to scrub off the barnacles by which we mean end the company's over-reliance on contractors. Musk has mandated that all contractors must have an employee willing to vouch for them. More>>
GM just bumped up the hot SUV list with the 2019 Chevrolet Suburban RST Performance Package. Customer response to the Tahoe RST prompted Suburban RST Performance Package. The regular RST looks hot, the Performance Package... More>>
It's been a few months since Kia first showed off its concept of the all new Kia Nero EV at CES 2018, and now, the Korean carmaker has debuted the zero-emissions vehicle in earnest for the first time in Korea. More>>
BMW Group will use Magna and Innoviz Technologies solid-state lidar in future autonomous vehicles.The Magna/Innoviz solid-state lidar allows self-driving vehicles to navigate in all weather and road conditions. More>>
An organized group of thieves stole almost a dozen 2018 Ram 1500 pickup trucks ready for dealers from the factory. The thieves cut a hole in a fence, grabbed the trucks, and smashed through a security gate in clear view of... More>>
The 2019 Mercedes-AMG E53 sedan and wagon are the latest models to adopt AMG's new mild-hybrid powertrain. Neither will be mistaken for a Prius, but both new models should make speed more efficient. More>>
Tesla CEO Elon Musk is tired of reading stories that question Autopilot's safety. The company will begin releasing reports that outline the system's performance, though Musk stopped short of revealing what they will contain. More>>
Nikola Motors sued Tesla for $2 billion in loss of business due to alleged patent infringement. Two days later Nikola received a record-breaking order for 800 trucks from Anheuser-Busch, which earlier had ordered 40 Tesla... More>>
We get a unique opportunity behind the wheel of GMC’s bonkers Sierra All Mountain Concept to see how it performs through the last bit of heavy snow up in Park City, Utah. More>>
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As part of its partnership with ridesharing giant Lyft, Aptiv has launched a fleet of 30 autonomous vehicles in Sin City, and they're now available for your commuting convenience. More>>
Ford applied for a patent for an unexpected design, a car with an integrated electric-powered motorcycle. Ford's design lets the driver park the car outside the city and take the EV bike to their final destination. More>>
The 2019 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat will get some updates, but this hellacious muscle car faces new competition in the form of Ford's upcoming Shelby GT500 Mustang. We've got the makings of an epic battle here. More>>
The Karlmann King is designed in China and assembled in Europe on an American truck chassis. Very few who can afford it will want the rolling $3.8 million hulk -- a good thing, because the company intends to build only nine. More>>
The Leentu pop-up camper is a camping option built specifically for use with Toyota Tacoma pick-up trucks that offers a roomy living space, a built-in mattress, USB charging ports, a ventilation fan, and more. More>>
The Jaguar XE SV Project 8, a 592-horsepower, 200-mph limited edition, is scheduled to start production in June. But engineers at Jaguar's Special Vehicle Operations skunkworks are still making changes to the car. More>>
Volkswagen will return to the Pikes Peak hill climb in Colorado after a 31-year hiatus. This time, it made a high-tech electric car that eclipses a Formula 1 racer in terms of performance. More>>
We get behind the wheel of the 2018 Ferrari GTC4Lusso to get a feel for five technological innovations that make it a performance icon and the ultimate Ferrari for driving year-round in almost any weather. More>>
In its 2018 first-quarter financial report, Ford announced sedans are out for the U.S. market. The Mustang and Focus crossover live on, but other car models are dead. Hybrid-electrics and battery-electrics start in 2020. More>>
The 2018 Honda Monkey bike has roots in a Tokyo amusement park. Until 2017, the Monkey bike had a 49cc motor. The new model changes the formula with meaningful upgrades and updates, but the spirit and purpose remain the same. More>>
The Honda Everus EV concept heralds a new China-specific brand from the Japanese automaker that will focus on electric cars and car sharing. No Everus models will be sold in the U.S., where Honda seems more interested in... More>>
The Ford F-150 Raptor can do many things, but can it drift on one of the world's most challenging racetracks? Find out as Vaughn Gittin Jr. takes a Raptor for a spin around the Nürburgring. More>>
A Tesla Model X recently crashed into a gym after it suddenly accelerated. The driver said it happened without warning, though Tesla suspects the gas pedal may have been pressed accidentally. It's now investigating the crash. More>>
As rival Ford prepares to hack apart its U.S. car lineup, General Motors will stick with sedans for now. But the future of GM's car lineup remains uncertain as SUV sales remain high. More>>
Jaguar will follow up the Project 7 and Project 8 with a third limited-edition model called Project 9, says the boss of the automaker's Special Vehicle Operations skunkworks. But Jaguar hasn't decided what the Project 9... More>>
FCA's Toledo plant built the last Jeep Wrangler JK on Friday. The new Wrangler JLs carry the flag forward as the JK's production line shuts down. Contractors were ready to begin re-tooling to build the 2019 Jeep Wrangler... More>>
Your commute may never be the same again. A trio of Japanese companies, aided by legendary mech designer Kunio Owara, has created a real-life transformer robot that becomes a sleek sports car at the touch of a button. More>>
A U.K. Tesla owner starred in a video that cost him driving privileges for 18 months. He was seen riding in the passenger seat with autopilot turned on. The driver told police officers his car was amazing but admits what... More>>
Volkswagen -- a name that literally means people's car -- wants to bring electric cars to the masses with the MEB platform, a modular architecture capable of underpinning anything from a Golf to an A8. More>>
Arizona-based startup Elio Motors hasn't said its last word. Online retailer Overstock.com just invested $2.5 million into the troubled automaker by purchasing common stock, and it plans to help distribute the car. More>>
Here's one more way to see the upcoming total solar eclipse, because a little cross-promotion never hurt anyone.
Here's one more way to see the upcoming total solar eclipse, because a little cross-promotion never hurt anyone.More>>
Talking on a hands-free phone while driving may be just as distracting and dangerous as using a hand-held phone, according to a new study.
Talking on a hands-free phone while driving may be just as distracting and dangerous as using a hand-held phone, according to a new study.More>>
In January, General Motors announced a $500 million partnership with ride-sharing service Lyft. Many wondered what the pairing might do for both companies and when it would begin bearing fruit.
In January, General Motors announced a $500 million partnership with ride-sharing service Lyft. Many wondered what the pairing might do for both companies and when it would begin bearing fruit.More>>
Motorcyclist deaths in the United States topped 5,000 last year -- a 10 percent increase from 2014, according to a new report.
Motorcyclist deaths in the United States topped 5,000 last year -- a 10 percent increase from 2014, according to a new report.More>>
In writing about autonomous cars, we tend to discuss the advances in (or shortcomings of) self-driving technology. We make assessments based on how well (or how poorly) autonomous vehicles have learned to drive like humans.
In writing about autonomous cars, we tend to discuss the advances in (or shortcomings of) self-driving technology. We make assessments based on how well (or how poorly) autonomous vehicles have learned to drive like humans.More>>
Worried about your car being hacked? The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration are, too, and they've published some handy tips to keep you and your ride safe.
Worried about your car being hacked? The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration are, too, and they've published some handy tips to keep you and your ride safe.More>>
Jerry Seinfeld pocketed enough money to buy more than a few coffee shops, let alone cups of coffee, thanks to the $22 million earned by selling some of his Porsches at an auction.
Jerry Seinfeld pocketed enough money to buy more than a few coffee shops, let alone cups of coffee, thanks to the $22 million earned by selling some of his Porsches at an auction.More>>
Exposure to high levels of certain traffic air pollutants may increase the risk of preterm birth in pregnant women with asthma, a new study suggests.
Exposure to high levels of certain traffic air pollutants may increase the risk of preterm birth in pregnant women with asthma, a new study suggests.More>>
Carmakers have a whole new round of incentives for February, designed to get consumers into showrooms.
Carmakers have a whole new round of incentives for February, designed to get consumers into showrooms.More>>
Older adults who give up driving may see their mental and physical well-being decline, a new research review finds.
Older adults who give up driving may see their mental and physical well-being decline, a new research review finds.More>>
Planet Earth's commuters waste an average of 100 hours each year sitting in their cars during crunch times -- and that's just during the evening rush. More>>
Each new electric-car driver will have a few things to learn. Check out these tips on how, where, and when to charge up that new plug-in vehicle. More>>
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A new version of the the third member of the classic American muscle-car trio arrives later this year. More>>
The plug-in hybrid version of the 2016 Cadillac CT6 large luxury sedan was released at the Shanghai Motor Show.
The Ford Motor Company has announced a new round of updates for the Mustang's 2016 model year, whose timing no doubt has been purposefully made to coincide with this week's arrival of an all-new Chevrolet Camaro. More>>
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The hyper-luxury British SUVs are coming. More>>
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Safety is no longer a back-burner priority for new-car shoppers. Across most types of vehicle shoppers, it's one of the top concerns. More>>
New York City might seem one of the most car-hostile environments on the planet, but it really isn't. Take the city's annual auto show as irrefutable proof of the opposite.
If you read the news each day, you might be under the impression that few people drive to work alone. But you'd be wrong.
Oregon is looking to institute the nation's first per-mile road tax, with the help of a data-gathering system, according to Automotive News.
Known and respected for its ability to blend daily-driver comfort with world-class handling and pace, the first-generation Audi R8 ran from 2007 through 2015 as the brand's halo car. Now, it's fresh once again. More>>
The whole world seems to be going turbo. That's mostly a good thing. In the case of the Mercedes-AMG C63 S, it's a very good thing. More>>
Tesla CEO Elon Musk apparently revealed a new line of business for the company: selling or leasing lithium-ion battery packs for home energy storage.
Thanks to the additional packaging freedom of LEDs, we're seeing some far more attractive, original, and eye-catching lighting in vehicles—both inside and outside. More>>
The chances of dying in a car crash, if you're behind the wheel of a newer vehicle, have dropped dramatically over the past several years.
What's it like riding with a dozen or so electric motorcycles? Well, you can have a conversation at any stoplight.
The new CTS-V, which debuted last week at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, will come packing a supercharged 6.2-liter LT4 V-8 good for 640 horsepower and 630 pound-feet of torque.
The concept is called the Chevrolet Bolt. And that's just an incredibly bad name for Chevy to use. More>>
As stunning as it looks, the GT on show in Detroit isn't a concept to be watered down by the time production rolls around but a preview of the car that will be hitting showrooms sometime in 2016. More>>
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In many states, using a cellphone while driving is a juridical no-no. But so might be using your smartwatch. More>>
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When you're looking for a new car, there are lots of factors to consider: how the car looks, how comfortable the ride is, its high-tech amenities, the number of cup-holders. But according to a new study from the American Chemistry Council, the thing at the top of most shopper's must-have list is good fuel-economy. More>>
A new James Bond movie is coming next year, and with it a brand new Aston Martin developed exclusively for the world's most famous spy, the Aston Martin DB10. More>>
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DC fast charging makes electric cars considerably more practical, allowing drivers to recharge a car's battery to 80 percent of capacity in half an hour or less.
If you thought you might have to wait some time before the storied Shelby name gets spliced back into the Mustang narrative, think again.
The 2015 Subaru Legacy is feature-packed, polished, secure, and spacious. It's outgrown its niche appeal, while dollar for dollar, it's an irresistible value in today's new-car market. More>>
Sometimes being greener in a car that's otherwise entirely normal can be a good thing. More>>
Not only are Honda's cars cooler overseas, its ads are too. More>>
It's often said by electric-car owners and advocates that once you start driving electric, you never want to go back. More>>
The idea of traveling long distances in electric cars that have to be recharged after only 70 or 80 miles--or even 250 miles--may seem absurd to some. More>>
How can you add all-wheel drive to an electric car, making it hundreds of pounds heavier -- and still increase its efficiency and range?
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The Porsche 911 family has been expanded with new Carrera GTS coupe and Carrera GTS Cabriolet models. More>>
Mercedes-Benz's latest C63 AMG is finally here, and you can read all the juicy details.
Three and a half years after modern electric cars entered the mass market, there are now no fewer than 17 models on sale in the U.S. More>>
Judges for the North American Car and Truck of the Year have released their list of finalists for the upcoming 2015 awards.
Carmaking is very, very, very expensive. More>>
Utilizing a piece of hardware called the starter interrupt device, credit unions and other types of loan companies have started mandating the use of such devices when an auto loan is issued to a customer with bad credit. More>>
The first major auto show after the long summer break will be taking place in Paris, kicking off in the City of Light on October 2 and playing host to more than 250 makes from over 18 countries. More>>
The RC F is Lexus gone wild, with aero kicks and eight-cylinder barks and electronically controlled everything, as well as a cockpit basically decorated by dropping a box of high-end audio between two seats. More>>
Sleek, stylish, and chock full of heritage, the 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT has arrived. More>>
Traffic fatalities have been on the decline for several decades, but despite such improvements, alcohol has remained a contributing factor in roughly one-third of roadway deaths. More>>
Ford has revealed its first right-hand-drive Mustang, one of a handful of prototype versions that will be used for calibration testing in a handful of markets. More>>
J.D. Power's Kristin Kolodge told a group of conference-goers that voice-recognition software is the most troublesome technology found on cars today. More>>
The National Insurance Crime Bureau has just released its list of most-stolen vehicles for 2013. All of those in the top ten are big-selling, mass-market models. More>>
So far Minnesota is the only state to pass legislation requiring an incentive for home charging. More>>
The arrival of a moderately-priced battery electric car with a rated range of 200 miles will change the entire market for plug-in vehicles.
Electric-car advocates often take it as an article of faith that electric propulsion will one day compete directly with vehicles powered by fossil fuels. But for battery-electric cars to compete directly, they will need to be as good as -- and probably better than -- their counterparts. More>>
If carmakers are to be believed, autonomous cars are right around the corner. Some like Nissan and Mercedes-Benz have in fact been so bold as to put a 2020 debut date on their first self-driving models. More>>
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