One of the greatest car races in the world is also a showcase for innovative engineering.
Building a car that's also a boat is hard, but their numbers are increasing.
It will make pedestrian strikes like hitting a really, really big bug.
This was no Tokyo drift, but it was pretty fast and furious
A millennial responds to his automobile-loving, autonomy-wary critics
An inside look at the DeltaWing, the boldest--and most polarizing--racecar design in decades
PopSci's old-school guide to maintaining your tires, troubleshooting your carburetor, and driving without accidentally killing anyone
If only our Thanksgiving travel plans included rides on cross-country high-speed rails, propeller-powered monorails, and the mythical Long Island bullet train
Fun with high-pressure hoses
A 3,700-mile intercontinental journey in a high-tech swamp boat? Bring it on
The team at Terrafugia is about to fulfill the fantasy of every driver pilot: a consumer vehicle that can take to the highways and the skies. All they have to do is finish the first one
Electric cars battle performance purists as the UK's largest auto show turns green
PopSci's new automotive guru flogs one of the year's most anticipated sports cars—the 2009 Nissan GT-R
The Baja 1000 is the toughest road race on the planet. To win it, you need a lot of guts, a lot of money and a state-of-the-art new truck
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
For the modern soapbox derby, all you need is gravity-and $30,000
How do you completely disassemble a classic sports car and rebuild it better than new? You take a deep breath and dive in.
With the rutan-designed globalflyer, these adventurers tackle "the first great aviation challenge of the new century." Technology: cutting-edge. Risks: gigantic.
Popular Science brings 7 visionaries together to predict the trajectory of aviation in its second century.
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.
At age 14, he was setting model-airplane records. At 32, he was an international soaring champion. Now, almost 50 years later, his company, AeroVironment, designs the most innovative unmanned aerial vehicles. To Paul MacCready, it's all the same thing.
Old tech & new materials intricately combined for insane speed: the ingenuity of the top fuel dragster.