Mopar's crammed lots of power into this crate beast.
The list includes an all-electric muscle car.
Gone in 2.3 seconds.
Keep on truckin'.
This weekend, Tony Kanaan wears something no driver has ever worn before
This was no Tokyo drift, but it was pretty fast and furious
The sound of safety
A connected, smart, and fun vision of tomorrow
Race on Sunday, drive your human to work on Monday
Chevy's 2015 Corvette Z06 is luxurious as well as badass
From Acura's curvy NSX superhybrid to Infiniti's sophisticated Q60, these are our favorite vehicles from the 2015 North American International Auto Show
Popular Science is covering the 2015 North American International Auto Show. Here's a taste of the big news we expect.
This vehicle corners like a Lamborghini and has the muscle of a Mustang
Forget pumping yer own gas--let the robots do the work.
Rebuilding the Space Coast, one three-wheeled racer at a time
The good, the bad, and the hideous
How the designer of Blade Runner thinks the future will look
Toyota looks to its past for an excitement transfusion. It also raids the Subaru engine laboratory, but it's OK. Toyota's a part-owner
A Swede constructs his own Batman ride with gadgetry and machine guns galore
Ford aims to boost mileage throughout its lineup, no hybrid necessary
Chrysler cites a knowledge-based engineering system for the burst of speed that let it overtake rival Chevrolet in developing its latest muscle car
For $995, Chevrolet will turn your 2010 Camaro into a movie star. Just don't expect sci-fi performance as well
Mercedes-Benz's AMG division is best known as a builder of German muscle cars, but can an all-electric prototype give its image a fresh shade of green?
Twenty years ago, Ford took aim at European sports sedans and fired a tweaked-out Taurus across their bows. By the time the Europeans stopped laughing, that Taurus was over the horizon and gone. Now, the SHO is returning. But who's laughing this time?
Now rolling out of GM's soon-to-be-shuttered Wilmington, Delaware plant, The Solstice Coupe GXP goes from zero to sixty in 5.5 seconds. It's almost cruel that the clock is running down
Inside the newly designed roadster
At the height of the automotive industry crisis, carmakers tried to smile through the pain
Jake Loniak is a college junior; he's also the inventor of one of the most innovative concept vehicles we've seen in ages. Inside: the electric exoskeleton motorcycle and an exclusive video of the beast in action
Check out our photo highlights from the 2008 New York International Auto Show
Dale Earnhardt, Jr., kicks off the Nascar season with the first racing suit to repel fire and keep him cool
We put Lambo's latest limited-edition, $1.4 million supercar through its paces on an abandoned Italian airstrip. Video and photos galore inside
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
Peugeot's newest concept puts its racecar engine where it's meant to be
Our ridiculously lucky automotive editor drove this $1.3-million dollar ride from San Francisco to L.A. Now he can die happy.
You shouldn't need a degree in computer science to understand whatâ€™s going on under the hood of your next car. Here's your no-nonsense guide to the latest automotive -- and the coolest cars that showcase them
Jeep's pirouetting concept car takes all-terrain innovation in unexpected new directions
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.
Radar, lasers, wireless radio networks and other embedded tech will enable our cars to sense faraway traffic and stop accidents before they happen. But who will be in the driver's seat?
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?
Swedish concept: sexy or sexist?
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.
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.
Gas misers they're not. Monsters and marvels they are. We dissect powerplants from the United States, Germany, England, and Italy to find four spins on the tech of big torque.
Attention: Hollywood, Wall Street & Washington. Here's the real Power List, and you're not on it.
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.
Preview Drive: Mercedes-Benz C320 station wagon
The Infiniti G35 is a stunning sport-luxury sedan that replaces the ho-hum G20.
We test the muscle of the newest sports cars on the track.
Under the hood of the 1,001-horsepower Bugatti Veyron is a 16-cylinder tale of big egos, aggressive engineering and media sniping.
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.
A new generation of smarter-car technology is helping drivers — and cars — manage trips more efficiently, preventing gridlock, avoiding wrecks and ameliorating 5 p.m. road rage
How Silicon Valley engineers are transforming cars into very smart, very fast and increasingly opinionated information systems
PopSci's old-school guide to maintaining your tires, troubleshooting your carburetor, and driving without accidentally killing anyone
Electric cars are nothing new: From lever-powered hybrids to generator-towing luxury cars, we've tracked their progress for nearly a century
An inside look at the DeltaWing, the boldest--and most polarizing--racecar design in decades
Robots can already outdrive humans. Now everyone needs to get out of their way.
A millennial responds to his automobile-loving, autonomy-wary critics
Hybrid electric coupes are fashioned for efficiency—with fangs
The outlaw duo died May 23, 1934. Their stolen Ford V8 could be relevant once more.
While other college kids study, sleep, and party, disciplined teams of gearhead geniuses-in-training duke it out for trophies-and the chance to build the cars of tomorrow-at the premier university-level car race
It's Bentley's bid, seven decades later, to reclaim the Le Mans throne. It's an experimental car. We're going 190 mph.
Import tuners, once kid brothers to small-block chevys, have grown up.
Sony and other unlikely car designers.
How do you completely disassemble a classic sports car and rebuild it better than new? You take a deep breath and dive in.
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.
Zero to 60 in under five seconds: World's fastest grocery-hauler from Mercedes hot-rod division. Also tested: the fantastic new S65 AMG.
Our intrepid reporter recaps the coolest concepts, plus some models you (or your rich uncle) can actually buy.
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.
Racing technology, now and in the future
It's a moment fraught with exquisite anticipation and dread-the moment when your car's true power is laid bare for all to see.
U.S. automakers are thinking big -- and building small.
Old tech & new materials intricately combined for insane speed: the ingenuity of the top fuel dragster.
If racecar designers werenâ€™t constrained by speed-stifling rules, theyâ€™d create monsters of suction capable of doing 300+ mph ... upside down.
The pricey, small-batch lithium-ion powered Mini E has arrived. And it looks and drives like, well, a really quiet Mini Cooper
“Party for a Solar Powered New York” yields some innovative solar-powered toy cars
Does the hotly anticipated plug-in hybrid Chevy Volt have a shot at rejuvenating General Motors? We took a prototype version for a spin to find out.
A British steam car overcomes vapor lock to beat a 1906 record
Gordon Murray may have been responsible for some of the most highly prized race cars and one legendary sports car, but his latest trick will be far more fuel-efficient, with space enough for a threesome
A smaller but surprisingly less depressing North American Auto Show features a shaken industry seeking a fresh start
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
And if so, what does that future look like?
We cover all the bases: droolworthy visions, dramatic departures, genre-defining pioneers and true forehead-slappers (a nuclear-powered Ford sedan? Why not!).
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
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
Winged tanks, a torpedo-shaped aerobile, and flying cars designed by the 20th century's most renowned aviation minds
Nissan has produced a quick, fun-to-drive, technologically sophisticated pure-electric car. But inevitably, limited driving range makes it a daily commuter, not a road-tripper
Behind the wheel, we find that GM's highest-profile concept car has become a refreshing, radically different kind of production vehicle
See what happens when a 1927 Model T and a 1986 Mustang come together in an unholy (but fast!) union
Leave it to a human to crash an autonomous car