- Jan 9 20174 minutes
Who’s Gonna Buy All These Audis In China?
Selling the brand on the mainland was once like printing money. No more | “Luxury carmakers are … on the verge of a price war, sacrificing the dealers’ profits”
- Dec 19 20164 minutes
Reinventing These Wheels
Volkswagen set aside $19.3 billion to cover its emissions scandal—now it wants to remake itself | “My job is to step on a lot of people’s toes”
- Nov 28 20164 minutes
THE BEST INVENTIONS SOLVING EVERYDAY PROBLEMS
- Dec 9 20162 minutes
Spider-Man-Style Police Web Snares Fleeing Cars
Reducing the frequency of police chases might avoid some of the thousands of deaths and injuries they cause each year.
- Jan 6 20176 minutes
America's 50-Year Love Affair With The Camaro
From its days as Chevy's answer to the Mustang to its social media-heavy presence today, the Camaro has thrilled drivers for a half-century.
- Jan 9 20173 minutes
Kicking The Self-Driving Tires
At this year’s CES, autonomous cars move into the showroom | “CES 2017 marks the beginning of a new era for the ... industry”
- Dec 15 20162 minutes
Supersonic Travel Is Booming
A new generation of ultrafast jetliners could kick off the next age of supersonic passenger flight.
- Nov 1 20162 minutes
ALONG WITH GM, HERE ARE SOME OF THE COMPANIES THAT ARE BUILDING THE FUTURE OF CAR TRAVEL.
- Jul 1 201615 minutes
Some Assembly Required
AUTOMAKERS AND TECH COMPANIES ARE RACING TO BUILD THE NEXT GREAT CAR COMPANY FOR A DRIVERLESS FUTURE. AND FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, THE CAR MAY TAKE A BACKSEAT.
- Oct 1 20161 minute
A Semi-Scientific Ranking of Semi-Autonomous Features
Manufacturers are racing to arm their vehicles with enough cameras, radars, sensors, and tech to properly outthink man.
- Nov 14 20163 minutes
Engineering the Sound of Silence at Porsche
The automaker is seeking to give its first electric some extra growl | “We want to epitomize the sports car of the future”
- Jan 4 20174 minutes
Hedge-Fund Managers With Flashy Sports Cars Make Worse Investors
Traders who own minivans, a recent study suggests, are more financially prudent.
- Oct 10 20163 minutes
Still Ugly, After All These Years
Toyota has saddled the Prius, already caught in a sales decline, with a polarizing redesign | “One can argue Toyota has squandered its lead in the green vehicle market”
- Oct 1 20162 minutes
Your Next Company Car Might Be an Uber
The latest way ridesharing is shaping business.
- Jul 1 20132 minutes
A New Way to Rent a Car
Two San Francisco-based startups, RelayRides and Getaround, have teamed up to create a new kind of car-rental company -- one that allows car owners to rent out their vehicles.
- Aug 8 20162 minutes
Low Gas Prices Are Stalling the Green-Car Revolution
JUST UNDER A DECADE AGO, AMERICA seemed on the cusp of an auto revolution. Faced with a slumping economy and skyrocketing oil prices, drivers were turning away from costly, gas-guzzling SUVs—think of the Hummer brand that General Motors killed in 201
- Jul 1 20163 minutes
What This Casket Maker Learned from Honda, Tesla and Steve Jobs
Former auto designer Joseph Ledinh knows he's in a grim business. But that's why it's so exciting.
- Jun 1 20164 minutes
The “C” Word
Forget disruption—convergence is what really has corporations fearing for their lives.
- Dec 16 20162 minutes
What’s Driving Brooklyn’s New Design Center?
A/D/O in Brooklyn should benefit locals, the design community—and, perhaps, Mini.
- Dec 5 20163 minutes
Cheap’s No Longer Chic For China’s Carmakers
They’re going upscale to grab sales from foreign companies | Ending “the era of excessive profits earned by foreign brands”
- Nov 21 20164 minutes
Carmakers Could Hit That Wall, Too
Trade deals have spawned a latter-day Detroit south of the border. Will Trump change that? | “Mexico, the new El Dorado of the auto industry, could suffer”
- Oct 10 20163 minutes
Sketching a High-Voltage Future
Mercedes unveils a dedicated subbrand for electric cars | Plug-ins “started out with a bit of an eco-friendly, responsible tag”
- Jun 1 20143 minutes
This Startup is Revolutionizing Mobility for Wheelchair Users
An electric car signals freedom for people with disabilities.
- Oct 1 20142 minutes
How Telematics Has Completely Revolutionized the Management of Fleet Vehicles
A glance at UPS shows how they do it better than anyone, and how you can streamline the operation of your own company vehicles.
- Oct 1 20153 minutes
Can These Scooters Cut Down Commutes and Air Pollution?
An electric-charged plan to drive an eco-revolution in Asia.
- Oct 1 20162 minutes
What Self-Driving Trucks Could Mean For Your Next Delivery
Can a line of trucks rumble down the highway by themselves? That's the plan.
- Sep 26 20163 minutes
The Foxconn of the Auto Industry
Contract carmaker Magna wants to build the hardware for a self-driving future | We want to be able to say, “Look, this is where we think the transportation market is going”
- Jun 13 20162 minutes
The CEO and chair of General Motors believes in speed, self-driving cars and not deciding too early who should be President
- Sep 15 20165 minutes
Why Self-Driving Cars Could Help Auto Stocks Do a U-Turn
Like clockwork, automakers’ stocks get pummeled when the economy slows down. But autonomous-driving technology could help the industry break that cycle.
- Aug 1 20161 minute
The Country’s Hottest New Automotive City Is … Phoenix?
HOW ARIZONA TURNED ITSELF INTO A PARADISE FOR THE TECH-CENTRIC AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY.