It will also tell you how long before they turn green.
They're the Best of What's New.
The outlaw duo died May 23, 1934. Their stolen Ford V8 could be relevant once more.
A noisy debate about the world's fastest and most popular motorsport.
You wouldn't even know a robot is driving
Logan Green on the self-driving utopia of the future
New app will let you virtually test drive green vehicles
This was no Tokyo drift, but it was pretty fast and furious
Creeping toward KITT
The 2017 model will come in a self-driving edition
Criminal probe reported underway
And may void warranty
Robots, however, follow the rules of the road
And once that's done? A self-flying car
Popular Science is covering the 2015 North American International Auto Show. Here's a taste of the big news we expect.
Cadillac hops on the information superhighway
Toyota lobbies U.S. legislators for exemption
During a half-speed test, a set of carbon rotors from a jet fighter shattered under the stress.
A handy breakdown for speed freaks
The long journey to make the fastest car on the planet
The new system tells drivers when a light is about to change.
The first car designed by Ferdinand Porsche was actually an electric vehicle.
A new concept uses solar power to directly charge a plug-in hybrid's battery pack.
A millennial responds to his automobile-loving, autonomy-wary critics
At a Colorado course, electric machines are the new performance vehicles.
An armadillo-inspired micro car from South Korea can shrink itself down to just 65 inches.
A beautifully practical solar sculpture
The first production plug-in hybrid sedan from Porsche
Welsh design star Ross Lovegrove helped create the nature-inspired Twin'Z city car.
The Raven MPV-710 is a Chevy Volt for your backyard.
The FAA has grounded all 787s after a string of fires in their lithium-ion battery packs. But these batteries are very different from the ones in electric cars.
Before making a run at the 1,000MPH mark next year, the Bloodhound team fires up their engine.
An inside look at the DeltaWing, the boldest--and most polarizing--racecar design in decades
One of the most inspiring shows we've been to
How Silicon Valley engineers are transforming cars into very smart, very fast and increasingly opinionated information systems
How next-gen engines are going to squeeze every last drop of energy from their carbon fuels
How does GM encourage adoption of its mild-hybrid system? Make it standard
Behind the wheel, we find that GM's highest-profile concept car has become a refreshing, radically different kind of production vehicle
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
And if so, what does that future look like?
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?
Ride into the future on three wheels
A deeper look at polar ice. An electric-car renaissance. The death and rebirth of major scientific experiments. Read on to discover what this year has in store
Italian looks, German engineering and American electrics. Zero to 60 in five seconds, scissor doors, and you'll even get some change back from a $100,000 bill
After nearly four days, 1,860 miles, and lots of baking Australian sun, a team from Japan's Tokai University edged out 31 other competitors to bring home a solar victory in the 2009 Global Green Challenge
The car manufacturer creates two flower species to help counter CO2 created by Prius assembly
Lexus makes good on a five-year promise, with a high-horsepower, design-forward halo of a sports car made from cutting-edge materials. And it's got an equally superlative price tag.
An industrial designer's award-winning concept for a taxicab generates interest from car builders in Mexico. Could that nation's capital become a test bed for cars for hire?
The BMW Lovos car has solar photovoltaic cells all over its body
A company that makes plug-and-play kits to let cars run on natural gas goes hotrodding. Will it convince the old roadster crowd to do low-emissions burnouts?
Nissan is going to manufacture the Leaf in the thousands (maybe the hundreds of thousands). We took the first publicly drivable model for a spin
Shelby Super Cars' SSC Ultimate Aero tops out at 257 miles per hour. For its next trick, the company says it can move a motor home 150 miles on electric power alone. Looks like grandma and grandpa might show up for Thanksgiving after all
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
“Party for a Solar Powered New York” yields some innovative solar-powered toy cars
Honda's new hybrid teaches you how to save gas (check out the video!)
Popular Science talks to dot-com billionaire Elon Musk about why he's banking on American-made electric cars
At the height of the automotive industry crisis, carmakers tried to smile through the pain
More than a decade after the Thrust SSC project exceeded Mach 1 on land, Richard Noble and company plan to go really fast
With promises of production by early next decade, car makers focused their energies on battery power at this year's Paris motor show
Nissan's ECO-pedal provides tactile feedback whenever drivers accelerate in a fuel-wasting manner
Electric cars battle performance purists as the UK's largest auto show turns green
From next month's 24 Hours of Nürburgring endurance race to next year's F1 season, auto racing is embracing hybrid initiatives
To break the world land speed record, you need a marketable driver
Tesla says the founder of rival Fisker Coachbuild stole confidential information in order to build a competing vehicle.
To create a truly clean alternative fuel, scientists are looking towards creating an artificial version of photosynthesis
An expose of the ZAP electric car empire suggests corporate graft, exaggerated gas-mileage claims and broken promises
PopSci heads to the 20th North American International Auto Show to bring you the mean, green machines about to flood our shores
We head to sunny California to scope the cars of tomorrow you'll want to own today
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.
The leading importer of electric vehicles talks about micro-cars, a 155mph battery-powered SUV and neon paint jobs
Will Honda's natural-gas-powered Civic GX blow other "green" cars off the road? See the first reports from our year-long in-depth test
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
Youâ€™re pushing 185 mph. The trees to your left have melted into a green blur, the tachometer needle shakes frenetically as it nears the end of its ascent, and the engine is screaming.
Our proposed GreenCar, an eco-mobile that's bigger than the Prius but gets more than twice the mileage.
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?
How do you completely disassemble a classic sports car and rebuild it better than new? You take a deep breath and dive in.
They look like lawnmowers on steroids, but superkarts can keep pace with million-dollar Ferraris--150 mph on the straights and crazy Gs in the turns. The best value in racing is starting to get respect.
There may be no weirder tech-to-tech combat than the fight to build the world's most powerful sound system.
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.
1O vehicles that have innovative technology not available stateside.
Old tech & new materials intricately combined for insane speed: the ingenuity of the top fuel dragster.
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.
Why buy: Which of the latest high-tech new-car options will pay you back at trade-in?
There are several types of sensors, but 90 percent use inductive loops.