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That new car smell? It’s got a gassy explanation.
Plus, watch a video of a Nissan engineer smelling things.
The Mission R is an electric Porsche race car meant for livestreaming
The concept vehicle, which will do 0 to 60 in under 2.5 seconds, has a steering wheel that will measure the driver's heart rate—and broadcast it.
Ferrari’s supercars might one day sense how hot or cold you are
A new patent explores a way for the car to detect your body temperature, and then adjust its climate accordingly.
GM is recalling all its Bolts, but there’s no need to panic about EV safety
Here's what we know about fires in battery-powered cars, and how those vehicles stack up against their gas-guzzling counterparts.
What the towing capacity numbers on your truck really mean
Let's get hitched.
Electric garbage trucks are the quiet, clean titans of waste collection
Using a battery-powered garbage truck to collect trash in a city like New York is not a stinky idea.
Teslas keep hitting emergency vehicles, and now the government is investigating
The cars in 11 crashes were all in Autopilot or adaptive cruise control mode.
Forget miles per gallon—here’s the best metric for measuring a car’s efficiency
It's been right there on the vehicle's sticker all along.
We’re getting closer to a world filled with self-parking cars
In Detroit, a new smart lab from Ford is working on the tech that will allow your vehicle to find a spot all on its own, no driver needed.
This Camaro has an engine so huge you can only drive it on the track
The 2022 COPO Camaro offers the biggest engine you can buy in a US passenger-sized car, but alas, it's not street-legal.