A noisy debate about the world's fastest and most popular motorsport.
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
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?
To create a truly clean alternative fuel, scientists are looking towards creating an artificial version of photosynthesis
Why the German automaker plans to continue development on its hydrogen fuel cell prototypes
One of four new ideas transforming your ride
Luxury supercars, hydrogen fuel cells, and fully autonomous cars -- in 15 years
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?
If a new hydrogen fuel cell idea takes off, you might be pumping your SUV full of sugar water.
Aston Martin's Rapide S is the first hydrogen-powered car to race in an event sanctioned by the FIA.
They're coming—but are we ready to let a computer take the wheel?
Driver-helping technology reigns supreme on 2019 models.
A connected, smart, and fun vision of tomorrow
iCar may arrive by 2019
Riding in cars with computers.
Our proposed GreenCar, an eco-mobile that's bigger than the Prius but gets more than twice the mileage.
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
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
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.
Toyota's hydrogen fuel cell vehicle has an easy, comfortable driving demeanor that belies its amazing complexity underneath.
The hydrogen-powered car hits streets this fall
Mopar's crammed lots of power into this crate beast.
The car TV star surpasses BMW to set a new hydrogen-car speed record in a vintage streamliner with a funny name.
They're the Best of What's New.
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.
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
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
The world's first limited-production fuel cell car just wants to blend in.
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?
For 64 years, concept cars have wooed and wowed the driving public. Many made empty promises, but the best foreshadowed real technological change.
Sound stylings for electric cars
One of the greatest car races in the world is also a showcase for innovative engineering.
General Motors will soon put fuel-cell SUVs in the hands of 100 lucky consumers. You could be one of them
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
They produce only water as exhaust.
Fuel cell fill-ups aren't just California dreams anymore
Your stock care speakers don't do your tunes justice—it's time for an upgrade.
It's built specifically with the racetrack in mind.
Toyota believes so passionately in a future "hydrogen society" that it's allowing competitors royalty-free use of its fuel cell technologies
Every car on the list is worthy of a poster.
PopSci heads to the 20th North American International Auto Show to bring you the mean, green machines about to flood our shores
Corporate and governmental bad guys are implicated in this documentary about the death of GM's beloved EV1 plug-in
See automotive editor Eric Adams's photo-guide to the slickest new rides and concepts unveiled at the industry's premier event in Detroit
It's always sunny in Los Angeles
The future of the recreational vehicle
Import tuners, once kid brothers to small-block chevys, have grown up.
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?
Honda's latest fuel cell vehicle has an improved power train and more room for passengers
Driverless, and no word yet on how it will be powered
It is the best of what's new.
Only one car made it the entire 230 miles, and we were behind the wheel.
At the height of the automotive industry crisis, carmakers tried to smile through the pain
The Koenigsegg Regera goes from zero to 250 mph in under 20 seconds
The hydrogen fuel cell-powered vehicle goes farther on a full tank
Criminal probe reported underway
Automotive design: Chrysler's concept van gives new meaning to "clean fuel."
A hydrogen fuel cell powers the winner of the 10th annual Chem-e-Car race
The prevention system detects no-entry signs and issues acoustic and visual warnings to the driver.
Car '54 knows where you are: previsualizing Spielberg's psychic hot rod.
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
A hydrogen-powered carbon-fiber go-kart built by 40 undergrads hits 60 mph and sports an ultra-capacitor for rapid acceleration
PopSci's FYI experts tackle any likelihood
The pricey, small-batch lithium-ion powered Mini E has arrived. And it looks and drives like, well, a really quiet Mini Cooper
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
Keep on truckin'.
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
We head to sunny California to scope the cars of tomorrow you'll want to own today
Gyroscopic speed-demons, one-wheeled war tanks, and more
The 2015 Ford Focus keeps you from losing control on the road
Picking the right ride can make all the difference.
A new hydrogen generator may help trucks save gas and emit fewer pollutants
This hydrogen-burning hypersonic airliner could fly more than twice as fast as the 1,350mph Concorde--and its passengers would travel absolutely guilt-free
Iceland debuts the world's first retail hydrogen station.
The automotive industry is on the brink of a revolution, and the plastics industry is poised to play a major role...
Delivering cooked soup is easy, but it turns out delivering the ingredients to make it is hard.
A European research project aims for the "uncrashable" car
Lexus's Mark Templin: "Our goal is to eliminate future traffic fatalities and injuries."
For now, this is only possible in a Tesla. In the future, who knows?
Drifting a robot helps researchers create safer self-driving vehicles
An accident-free future is a matter of connecting the dots between todayâ€™s cutting-edge technologies
Its makers are hoping to have it assembled and ready to roll by the end of the week.
John Krafcik takes the wheel
Plus partnerships with Aston Martin and Faraday Future
And no, it's not just ketchup stains.
Robot drivers are on their way
The hybrid system uses one gasoline engine and three electric motors
You can't just hold the home and lock buttons to solve this one