Getting an autonomous car to navigate highway traffic? That's old hat. Even automakers that haven't announced plans for self-driving cars offer safety features like adaptive cruise control and lane assist, which provide a degree of autonomy on the interstate.
Although the rivalry between the Nissan Leaf and Chevrolet Volt has died off a bit since the cars were introduced in 2010, you can expect things to heat up again when both cars get full redesigns next year.
If you're a guy -- especially a single guy -- your hot rod may be the center of your world.
2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28Enlarge Photo
The 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 is more than the sum of its parts, but General Motors is hedging its bet anyway.
While in the U.S. Google is making strides in the development of autonomous cars, overseas major automakers such as Mercedes-Benz, Nissan and Volvo are also at an advanced stage and hope to have the technology ready for the mainstream by as early as the end of this decade.
From the winding roads of Tuscany to Germany's unrestricted autobahn sections, Europe has some great roads. Yet traveling there to experience them can be too much of a logistical undertaking for some, and they're not quite as much fun from behind the wheel of a rented diesel hatchback.
2015 BMW i8, test drive in greater Los Angeles area, Apr 2014Enlarge Photo
Could the 2015 BMW i8 sports coupe, coming this summer, do for plug-in hybrids what the Tesla Model S did for battery-electric vehicles?
Despite the recent advent of usable, talented electric vehicles, combustion engines are likely to persist for quite some time, often as a component in plug-in hybrid and range-extended electric vehicles.
Washington State will follow the lead of California and develop its own clean-energy policy to cut the state's carbon emissions by 2020, its governor said on Tuesday.