Watch junkyard cars get new life as engine blocks. Photography by Stephen Mallon.
The sort-of-self-driving cars of the near future might pose a problem
Plus, a new acronym
Uber's engineering chief takes a self-driving car to work every day. Now he's ready to unleash them on Pittsburgh.
Drifting a robot helps researchers create safer self-driving vehicles
Cars that let you experience the drive, instead of enduring it
Robot hits bus in California
One of four new ideas transforming your ride
And yet most American drivers want to do it themselves
Should we be excited or afraid?
Virginia is for robot lovers
A very small part of the world. Okay, just Mountain View, California
Robots, however, follow the rules of the road
See copies of the results of the Google car's driving test at a Nevada DMV
Driverless cars are so vulgar.
We're collecting news reports of tests of autonomous cars on public roads.
A millennial responds to his automobile-loving, autonomy-wary critics
Robots can already outdrive humans. Now everyone needs to get out of their way.
Hop in and let the Ropits chauffeur you. (But just you.)
They produce only water as exhaust.
Humans make terrible drivers. Research shows we're panic-prone, unpredictable and slow to react behind the wheel. Now a new breed of robot cars promises to eliminate human error for safer roads, less traffic and major fuel savings
A Dutch 'bot pumps your gas for you
PopSci test-drives the wholly autonomous Chevy Boss. Check out the video, and see if you can resist the urge to grab at the wheel