A noisy debate about the world's fastest and most popular motorsport.
Toyota's hydrogen fuel cell vehicle has an easy, comfortable driving demeanor that belies its amazing complexity underneath.
Far-out supercar concepts, innovative alt-energy vehicles, and more than one pair of hot triplets--it's all at the NYIAS this week, and automotive editor Eric Adams is on the scene
Every car on the list is worthy of a poster.
The inside account of how GM stole the Detroit auto show by hustling its Pontiac Solstice off the sketchpad and onto the stage in record time.
Gyroscopic speed-demons, one-wheeled war tanks, and more
Driver-helping technology reigns supreme on 2019 models.
Mercedes-Benz says the company will bring a fuel-cell hatchback to buyers in the US and Europe by early next year. But will there be enough filling stations to support it?
Nine myths and misconceptions, and the truth about why hydrogen-powered cars arenâ€™t just around the corner
First look at the guts of GM's fuel cell Autonomy car
PopSci goes pedal-to-the-carbon-fiber in Honda's next-gen prototype fuel cell car after a rare one-on-one interview with Honda's president and CEO Takeo Fukui
One of four new ideas transforming your ride
PopSci has been looking toward the near and distant future of the car for over 135 years. To coincide with car month here, see how some of our past predictions have survived the test of time.
Cars that think for us! Cars that change shape at will! Cars that scream along underground at twice the speed of sound! Itâ€™s a cinch to predict the future of the automobile. But how do we get there?
Aston Martin's Rapide S is the first hydrogen-powered car to race in an event sanctioned by the FIA.
Hybrid electric coupes are fashioned for efficiency—with fangs
They're the Best of What's New.
If a new hydrogen fuel cell idea takes off, you might be pumping your SUV full of sugar water.
The car TV star surpasses BMW to set a new hydrogen-car speed record in a vintage streamliner with a funny name.
See what happens when a 1927 Model T and a 1986 Mustang come together in an unholy (but fast!) union
Testing the Goods: The Chevrolet Volt
The hydrogen-powered car hits streets this fall
Luxury supercars, hydrogen fuel cells, and fully autonomous cars -- in 15 years
One of the greatest car races in the world is also a showcase for innovative engineering.
Just try to resist the temptation to use the battering rams in traffic.
This is the engine, fuel tank, and transmission of a revolutionary new kind of car. In this feature, we offer a first peek at the cool designs it makes possible.
Chevy's fuel-cell SUV zips around Las Vegas
To create a truly clean alternative fuel, scientists are looking towards creating an artificial version of photosynthesis
They produce only water as exhaust.
General Motors will soon put fuel-cell SUVs in the hands of 100 lucky consumers. You could be one of them
PopSci heads to the 20th North American International Auto Show to bring you the mean, green machines about to flood our shores
A hydrogen-powered two-seater unveiled in London this week can seat two, turn in the equivalent of 300 MPG and hit a top speed of 50 mph. Plus, its blueprints are open source. Take that, auto industry
It's always sunny in Los Angeles
A connected, smart, and fun vision of tomorrow
It's built specifically with the racetrack in mind.
Why the German automaker plans to continue development on its hydrogen fuel cell prototypes
A dog-powered car, a plastic bike sail, and a merry-go-round rowing machine are just a few of the quirkier inventions documented in PopSci's archives
Fuel cell fill-ups aren't just California dreams anymore
iCar may arrive by 2019
Your stock care speakers don't do your tunes justice—it's time for an upgrade.
They're coming—but are we ready to let a computer take the wheel?
Riding in cars with computers.
The future of the recreational vehicle
Import tuners, once kid brothers to small-block chevys, have grown up.
At the height of the automotive industry crisis, carmakers tried to smile through the pain
Greener than a Prius and hotter than a Maserati, the Fisker Karma promises to change the way the world thinks about electric cars. The only problem is that nobody outside the company has driven one yet. Will Henrik Fisker tempt buyers into the electric age, or is he already a relic of the past?
What would happen if an architect renowned for his unruly, twisted-metal structures decided to craft a new kind of automobile? We´re about to find out.
It is the best of what's new.
Mopar's crammed lots of power into this crate beast.
Our proposed GreenCar, an eco-mobile that's bigger than the Prius but gets more than twice the mileage.
When rockets ran racecars, liquid oxygen appeared to be a promising alternative fuel
Our friends at Driverside.com explore what this little piece of history means for the future of green car technology and environmental awareness in the automotive industry
Corporate and governmental bad guys are implicated in this documentary about the death of GM's beloved EV1 plug-in
The Koenigsegg Regera goes from zero to 250 mph in under 20 seconds
Circular logic was the wave of the future three quarters of a century ago
The world's first limited-production fuel cell car just wants to blend in.
A cheaper, smaller Prius with crazypants gas mileage
Honda's latest fuel cell vehicle has an improved power train and more room for passengers
Local Motors is building "micro-factories" and plans to sell a printed electric vehicle in 12 to 18 months
Should we be excited or afraid?
He's the Henry Ford of the lithium-ion-powered auto. Call this his Model G.
Our ridiculously lucky automotive editor drove this $1.3-million dollar ride from San Francisco to L.A. Now he can die happy.
GM reinvents carbon fiber to dress up the Corvette ZR1
Bicycles can cost $4,000. Some are branding exercises. But when BMW designs a 2-wheeler, expect some serious engineering.
Criminal probe reported underway
For 64 years, concept cars have wooed and wowed the driving public. Many made empty promises, but the best foreshadowed real technological change.
See automotive editor Eric Adams's photo-guide to the slickest new rides and concepts unveiled at the industry's premier event in Detroit
Britain's Richard Noble, the reigning king of land speed, is building a rocket on wheels to shatter his own record. The only problem: A ragtag American team might beat him to it
Toyota believes so passionately in a future "hydrogen society" that it's allowing competitors royalty-free use of its fuel cell technologies
Automotive design: Chrysler's concept van gives new meaning to "clean fuel."
American visionaries, cranks and con men have long sought the simple key to boosting the efficiency of the gasoline engine. Now a barefoot tinkerer in India believes he has unlocked the door. Is he for real?
The pricey, small-batch lithium-ion powered Mini E has arrived. And it looks and drives like, well, a really quiet Mini Cooper
A crowdsourced, street-legal rally racer; Neil Young's electric Lincoln Continental; tinkering with an Audi R8's computer for crazy horsepower boosts--and much more
How the designer of Blade Runner thinks the future will look
The traffic-plagued city has 4,500 lights across 469 square miles.
Wearables and gesture controls are dazzling, but the most useful automotive innovations at CES are far more practical.
The retro-futuristic roadster uses a Nissan V6 engine
Driverless, and no word yet on how it will be powered
Keep on truckin'.
We head to sunny California to scope the cars of tomorrow you'll want to own today
Only one car made it the entire 230 miles, and we were behind the wheel.
PopSci's FYI experts tackle any likelihood
A hydrogen fuel cell powers the winner of the 10th annual Chem-e-Car race
The 2015 Ford Focus keeps you from losing control on the road
The hydrogen fuel cell-powered vehicle goes farther on a full tank
Picking the right ride can make all the difference.
A new hydrogen generator may help trucks save gas and emit fewer pollutants
Car '54 knows where you are: previsualizing Spielberg's psychic hot rod.