One of the greatest car races in the world is also a showcase for innovative engineering.
The winner of the Autonomy Challenge will work with Grant Imahara to make it a reality
One of ten brilliant innovations from our 2015 Invention Awards
And once that's done? A self-flying car
A millennial responds to his automobile-loving, autonomy-wary critics
Because, seriously, what's the hold up?
Vertical takeoff. Hybrid power. Automatic landing. See it in action as it flies and drives.
It is impractical! And cool! And we would like to fly it.
PopSci's old-school guide to maintaining your tires, troubleshooting your carburetor, and driving without accidentally killing anyone
With the help of a few key exemptions
If only our Thanksgiving travel plans included rides on cross-country high-speed rails, propeller-powered monorails, and the mythical Long Island bullet train
Winged tanks, a torpedo-shaped aerobile, and flying cars designed by the 20th century's most renowned aviation minds
Just don't try to fly this 1934 contraption before reading all the fine print
Fun with high-pressure hoses
A 3,700-mile intercontinental journey in a high-tech swamp boat? Bring it on
Forget UFOs. The first circular aircraft could soon hit the market right here on Earth. They won't take you to space, but they might just be worth the long—very long—wait
The team at Terrafugia is about to fulfill the fantasy of every driver pilot: a consumer vehicle that can take to the highways and the skies. All they have to do is finish the first one
The Baja 1000 is the toughest road race on the planet. To win it, you need a lot of guts, a lot of money and a state-of-the-art new truck
How do you completely disassemble a classic sports car and rebuild it better than new? You take a deep breath and dive in.
Popular Science brings 7 visionaries together to predict the trajectory of aviation in its second century.
Rally racers in super-modded street cars follow their own Cliffs Notes to navigate rocky dirt roads full of gullies and blind curves. The rawest form of racing is finally gaining traction in the U.S.
At age 14, he was setting model-airplane records. At 32, he was an international soaring champion. Now, almost 50 years later, his company, AeroVironment, designs the most innovative unmanned aerial vehicles. To Paul MacCready, it's all the same thing.