Given unpredictable gasoline prices, Land Rover is betting on the efficiency and power of diesel
The first production plug-in hybrid sedan from Porsche
The year's top tech innovations include the Tesla Model S, Chevrolet MyLink, Mercedes Benz's reinvented windshield wipers and more
The classic German sedan gets an exciting upgrade
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 company that makes plug-and-play kits to let cars run on natural gas goes hotrodding. Will it convince the old roadster crowd to do low-emissions burnouts?
The 3.5-liter V6 EcoBoost engine is the first to provide the luxurious power and easy maintenance of a V8 with the fuel economy of a V6
At the height of the automotive industry crisis, carmakers tried to smile through the pain
Electric cars battle performance purists as the UK's largest auto show turns green
Our intrepid reporter recaps the coolest concepts, plus some models you (or your rich uncle) can actually buy.
A "fuel consumption display" on the Acura RDX gives drivers real-time readouts
The Popular Science Automotive Buyerâ€™s Guide
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?
Factory-installed car entertainment generally sucks, but aftermarket upgrades abound--if you have the cash.
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.
Tricked-up right out of the factory, and aimed young.
We prove that pickups and SUVs don't have to guzzle gas.
The PopSci Car Test: For years, BMW's 3 Series was the fastest gun in town. Now Infiniti and Cadillac ride in.
The PopSci car test: Do performance and practicality really mix? We drive the new sport wagons.
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.
Hot new car segment, meet your intended buyer. We'll be over here with a dictionary.
Automotive: The truth behind the auto raters who always seem to have good news.