Operating in Autonomous Mode, Uber Self-Driving Vehicle Involved in Crash ""

A tumultuous time for Uber continues. One of the company’s autonomous vehicles was involved in a collision Friday in Tempe, Arizona. The incident has prompted company executives to ground their fleet of self-driving Volvo XC90s in Arizona while an investigation takes place. An Uber spokesperson said the vehicle’s autonomous mode…

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2017 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible First Drive: An American Bad-Ass Goes Topless ""

Have you ever wanted to pilot your very own F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter aircraft? The multirole jet boasts insane speed, precision handling, and a price tag that only professional baseball pitchers could afford. For a starting price of $69,435, Chevrolet has a much more affordable alternative: the 2017 Chevrolet Camaro…

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Musk: Tesla Model 3 Won’t Upstage Model S ""

Tesla’s “affordable” car, the Model 3, is due later this year and will pack some important developments, including a new battery format and a streamlined instrument panel that looks ahead to an autonomous-vehicle future. Yet Tesla CEO Elon Musk could be a bit concerned about making sure this model isn’t misunderstood…

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2017 Honda Clarity Fuel Cell Driven: Less-Weird Science! ""

At each new hydrogen-fuel-cell car introduction comes the assertion from the proud maker that its car is no longer a science experiment. The 2017 Honda Clarity fuel cell finally gives credence to that platitude. It actually realizes the potential that hydrogen-fuel-cell engineers have long worked toward: to make the fuel-cell…

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Navigation Systems May Dull Our Brains, Study Says ""

We’ve all battled over driving directions. One person insists on following the prescribed GPS route while another, shouting to be heard over the voice guidance, claims there’s a better way that the dumb computer couldn’t possibly know. Either method might get you there, but one may actually improve brain function. …

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Authenticity of Bullitt Mustang in Mexico Confirmed; Drivetrain and Much Bodywork Not Original ""

If you’re restoring a Ford Mustang, or pretty much any Ford, the guy you call first is Kevin Marti. He’s the man in blue in the photo above, taken at a Ford dealership in Mexico. Next to him, in the car shirt, is Ralph Garcia, Jr., who has the Mustang…

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Audi Sport Quattro Is Dead, But There’s a Slim Chance U.S. Could Get Next RS6 Wagon ""

Aside from the existing R8, Audi Sport says it has no plans to follow AMG’s lead in producing unique cars (such as the AMG GT coupe, roadster, and upcoming four-door) that don’t share any of their bodywork with the rest of the range. And that means the awesome Sport Quattro concept (above)…

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2017 Bugatti Chiron Driven! Holy Mother of—! ""

If there’s any doubt about the Bugatti Chiron’s raison d’être, it’s written right on the steering wheel, on a large blue button emblazoned with one word: ENGINE. Sure, we could wax poetic about the marriage of modern technology to the ancient human craving to express vanity and wealth. Or about…

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Property Owner Cited for Turning Blighted Football Stadium into Massive VW TDI Parking Lot ""

Volkswagen has been storing some of its more than 100,000 bought-back TDI-equipped cars in various places around the country as the automaker wades through the largest scandal in its 80-year history. One such location appears to have become a bit of a problem. The city of Pontiac has cited the property…

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Dodge’s Demon Drag Monster Can Unleash Its Tower of Power with the Flick of a Finger [Video] ""

Where the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon is going, you won’t need two feet—just one foot and one finger. In today’s Demon teaser, “Lock and Load,”  Dodge details what it says is another feature never seen on a factory production car, technology it calls a TransBrake. With it, drivers will be able to…

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