Driverless Ubers Would Be Cheaper and Safer

The driverless car will improve traffic, make roadways safer, reduce fatalities, increase productivity and, one more thing, save people A LOT of money. Chances are, you'll first see those savings reflected in your Uber bill. Experts predict that you'll be able to buy a driverless car in the next five years, and Uber… » 12/22/14 10:10am 12/22/14 10:10am

Is there a black box in your car? (probably)

Yes, we are getting so very close! Black boxes are absent in less than 10% of all new passenger vehicles. With the newest statistics suggesting that 96% of all automobiles manufactured for use in the United States have a black box as standard equipment, it's looking as if omnipotent safety is drawing ever… » 8/13/14 9:50pm 8/13/14 9:50pm

How Many Cars Would You Actually Own?

We all like to gawk over supercars and top-trim fancymobiles and wish for every kind of vehicle we desire to appear in a Leno-esque garage to which we have the keys. Then we succumb to the reality that Lamborghinis don't make the best daily drivers and thus buy a Focus or Golf. But really, how many vehicles would we… » 3/27/14 12:00pm 3/27/14 12:00pm

The Odd Custom: Let's Predict the Future Hot Rods

No need to get all fancy on me with bolded print or itemized info, just show me a car and why you think people are gonna regret not keeping them. My theory is, with 3-D Printing becoming easier and cheaper by the day and the aftermarket getting ever more clever, at some point we're just gonna throw out the rulebook on… » 12/16/13 4:43pm 12/16/13 4:43pm

How Fox's 'Almost Human' lost me with their weak cars...

Fox's new sci-fi take on a cop show is set 35 years in the future, in 2048. There are many "futuristic" aspects to the show such as android police officers, bad-guy tech, etc. But what do the police drive? Current body-style Ford Fusions with different wheels: » 11/25/13 10:37am 11/25/13 10:37am

Purity for the future

You see this FR-S, the car that has brought back the cheap sports car formula every enthusiast loves? Well, would you still love it if the said formula was altered? » 5/08/13 7:36pm 5/08/13 7:36pm

F1 Redesign

I personally like the retro look of the Black and Gold livery of the Lotus F1 car. Obviously I dig the classic Scarlet RED Ferrari (which might have changed in tones a bit over the years). Here are some redesigns by Jeremy Hancox which he did for F1 Fanatic. » 4/05/13 1:04pm 4/05/13 1:04pm

Smart tires tell you how fat you are

Continental is planning to develop a tire with a sensor that can indicate the current load on your car. The sensor placed within the tread, could estimate the contact patch size on the ground, and calculate the current load on the car. This could be a great new tech piece for those who, for example have a pick-up… » 3/04/13 9:45pm 3/04/13 9:45pm

This Accidental Discovery Just Might Change the World...

Electric vehicles have been around for about a century now. Today, manufacturers are scrambling to make an inexpensive EV that can go at least one hundred miles.  » 2/19/13 11:25am 2/19/13 11:25am

Why The New Chevy SS Is Going To Be Good

Chevrolet has been an american brand through and through for as long as anyone can remember. There is no doubt right now that the brand is living up to its expectations in 2014. » 2/18/13 11:29pm 2/18/13 11:29pm