There are four models to choose from, all of which borrow heavily from the Model 3.
A new Jeep pickup, a redesigned Porsche, and more showed up in LA.
Track Mode shows the potential of electric cars to go fast.
New I-Pace is a breakthrough achievement—and a hell of a fun car.
The outlaw duo died May 23, 1934. Their stolen Ford V8 could be relevant once more.
New study offers human understanding for autonomous hand offs
Humans shouldn't treat autopilot like a self-driving car
The sort-of-self-driving cars of the near future might pose a problem
The accompanying software is still in the works
'Drive.AI' sells a kit to convert your beater. Also: it wants to put emoji on top of it.
No steering wheel, no brake or gas pedal
Drifting a robot helps researchers create safer self-driving vehicles
The company will focus on making long-haul semitrucks safer
Also works against pollution
Mercedes' newest concept car is autonomous and rocks holographic displays
The Tesla Model X SUV takes a 30-city tour to meet buyers
Tesla Model S, I summon thee!
The NHTSA says autonomous cars will be considered human, for legal purposes
Another small-batch EV startup is staking a claim on the future of driving
Creeping toward KITT
A connected, smart, and fun vision of tomorrow
Secretive startup shows off electric concept car FFZERO1 at CES
Mobility for the already mobile
One of four new ideas transforming your ride
After a report that one belt disconnected itself
Keep yer hair on, everyone: How many cars are we actually talking about?
Wireless update to Model S lets the machine take the wheel
The 2017 model will come in a self-driving edition
Falcon-wing doors and a “bioweapon defense mode”
Porsche's new Mission E sports car concept uses an advanced system that operates at twice the voltage as today's EVs for faster charge times and lighter weight.
World's largest automaker teams with Stanford and MIT on artificial intelligence driving
Upgraded performance and range -- and Autopilot status
One of ten brilliant innovations from our 2015 Invention Awards
A button that turns it into the fastest-accelerating electric car yet
The name's Musk. Elon Musk.
A more accurate range calculator ensures your battery won't die in the middle of a trip
Detroit has a plan to change how we drive--and it hits the road in 2016
Hybrid electric coupes are fashioned for efficiency—with fangs
Technology might not be there just yet.
A handy breakdown for speed freaks
For now, this is only possible in a Tesla. In the future, who knows?
The new system tells drivers when a light is about to change.
A new bill would make it illegal to wear Google's "extremely dangerous technology" while driving.
Our favorite cars from this year's North American International Auto Show
A millennial's message to automakers
Pictured: a non-autonomous all-electric supercar. Put it in the garbage, we want robocars.
Want to buy a Model S from the dealer? If you're in Texas, you're out of luck. Here's why.
The first production plug-in hybrid sedan from Porsche
Tesla now logs data for all test drives taken by journalists. This could be a scarily exposed new world for "creative" reviewers, in which fudging numbers could be a thing of the past.
The Times's writer claimed Tesla's network of charging stations wasn't much help in the cold, but the company says that's not true.
The year's top tech innovations include the Tesla Model S, Chevrolet MyLink, Mercedes Benz's reinvented windshield wipers and more
How Silicon Valley engineers are transforming cars into very smart, very fast and increasingly opinionated information systems
Esflow outdrives Nissan's first electric car Leaf and prices better than Tesla's Roadster
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
Electric cars are nothing new: From lever-powered hybrids to generator-towing luxury cars, we've tracked their progress for nearly a century
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?
A smaller but surprisingly less depressing North American Auto Show features a shaken industry seeking a fresh start
Daimler teams up with Tesla, plans a new electric Smart-car push
Prefer driving to flying? What to expect from the newest fleet of electric cars and plug-ins on those long hauls
Popular Science talks to dot-com billionaire Elon Musk about why he's banking on American-made electric cars
The pricey, small-batch lithium-ion powered Mini E has arrived. And it looks and drives like, well, a really quiet Mini Cooper
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.
Our spies deliver a first glimpse of the year's hottest new rides
Rally racers in super-modded street cars follow their own Cliffs Notes to navigate rocky dirt roads full of gullies and blind curves. The rawest form of racing is finally gaining traction in the U.S.
If you don't know how to handle a high-performance car, the local highway isn't the place to learn. Get thee to a car club.
The Popular Science Automotive Buyerâ€™s Guide
Americaâ€™s favorite old-school videogame maker puts thirtysomethings in the virtual driverâ€™s seat of a suburban dream car
Is it a good idea to turn the pleasure of driving into a barrage of beeps, flashes, cautions and commands? He thinks not.
The reputation of the original SL has cast a long shadow over subsequent models. The all-new 302-horsepower SL500 carries the banner high.
Old tech & new materials intricately combined for insane speed: the ingenuity of the top fuel dragster.
At Bill Scott's anti-terrorist driving school, students learn to spin, shoot, and ram their way through any auto-borne attack.
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.
The EPA is finally improving its antiquated mileage-rating system for cars and trucks. The biggest losers? Hybrids
2006 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT
The PopSci car test: Do performance and practicality really mix? We drive the new sport wagons.
While driving, crank with care.
A "fuel consumption display" on the Acura RDX gives drivers real-time readouts
We test the muscle of the newest sports cars on the track.
you should know before buying a hybrid
Whether you're struggling to afford your first set of wheels or looking for a luxury-mobile, you'll find it here.
In serious driving, one car's big brakes can outmaneuver another car's bigger engine.
2003 Volkswagen Passat W8
Testing the Goods: The Chevrolet Volt
Concept cars: You may soon be driving a station wagonâ€”only you'll call it a "sports tourer" or "crossbred vehicle."
Suzuki hopes to sell this 140-mph version of an Indy car through dealerships. And wait till you hear the price.
Resurrecting the turning headlight concept.
We test 4 vehicles to see how well they keep their distance.
Under the hood of the 1,001-horsepower Bugatti Veyron is a 16-cylinder tale of big egos, aggressive engineering and media sniping.
Only one car made it the entire 230 miles, and we were behind the wheel.
Swedish concept: sexy or sexist?