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'Cheat Mode' In VW Diesels: Tests Show It Boosts Performance, MPG

The so-called defeat device (otherwise called a 'cheat mode') that’s in up to 482,000 U.S. VW and Audi vehicles, and up to 11 million vehicles worldwide, helps circumvent emissions rules by running in a cleaner mode during an official emissions test, then emitting up to 40 times the legal... read more

Toyota & Volvo Make Big Announcements About Autonomous Cars

In the past 24 hours, Toyota and Volvo have made some interesting announcements about their plans... read more
big rigs10/5/2015

Mercedes-Benz & Daimler Test Autonomous 18-Wheeler In Real Highway Traffic

Autonomous cars stir up plenty of emotions in drivers. Some folks lament the fact that their... read more

Volkswagen Sums Up Diesel Situation, Admits Guilt On Info Site

After a week of being in the headlines deceiving the federal government and the public over its TDI... read more
Car Safety9/24/2015

2016 Hyundai Tucson, Sonata Earn IIHS Top Safety Pick+

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has released crash-test ratings for the 2016... read more

AAA: You're Just Not That Into Self-Parking Vehicles, Are You?

Over the summer, the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute surveyed more than... read more

2016 Hyundai Tucson Video Road Test

Crossover SUVs are some of the most popular new cars on the road today--and the competition is... read more

2016 Mazda CX-3 Video Road Test

America is finally getting into smaller cars—especially smaller crossover SUVs. The niche is... read more
Car Safety9/19/2015

2016 Volvo XC90 Aces IIHS Crash Tests, Safety Ratings

“Swedish safety” has become a bit of a tautology when it comes to vehicles. Whether... read more

2017 Volkswagen Tiguan Preview Video

Small SUVs are big business in America, but for Volkswagen there's a lot of room to grow. The... read more

2016 Toyota Prius Aiming At 55 MPG, Sportier Driving Experience

The 2016 Toyota Prius made an official first appearance this past week—and with a new shape... read more
Elon Musk9/3/2015

Tesla Model 3 Priced Around $35,000, Debuts In March 2016, Arrives In 2018

The auto world is in Mild Freakout Mode over the soon-to-arrive Tesla Model X, but Tesla Motors... read more
Car Safety8/24/2015

2016 Honda Pilot Given Top Safety Rating By IIHS

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has released crash-test ratings for the 2016... read more
Compare Cars8/12/2014

Subaru Forester Vs. Jeep Cherokee: Compare Cars

One old and very well-recognized nameplate, the Jeep Cherokee has returned. And it's a good... read more
Quick Drive8/22/2015

2016 Audi TT Coupe: Quick Drive

Purely in terms of the sensory experience—provided you keep your driving to normal streets... read more

RIP, Nissan Xterra

When the Nissan Xterra debuted in the 2000 model year, it was hard to ignore. It was big, it was... read more
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