Watch junkyard cars get new life as engine blocks. Photography by Stephen Mallon.
Autonomous 18-wheelers roll into an unknown future
The sort-of-self-driving cars of the near future might pose a problem
Puts brakes on trial program, for now
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
One of four new ideas transforming your ride
Should we be excited or afraid?
A very small part of the world. Okay, just Mountain View, California
Robots, however, follow the rules of the road
Because the robot chauffeurs of the future may not need to obey speed limits
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.
Robots can already outdrive humans. Now everyone needs to get out of their way.
Five technologies that will shape the cars of the future
How Silicon Valley engineers are transforming cars into very smart, very fast and increasingly opinionated information systems
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 smaller but surprisingly less depressing North American Auto Show features a shaken industry seeking a fresh start
A Dutch 'bot pumps your gas for you
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