Designed only for China, Mazda’s distinctive CX-4 is half wagon and half crossover

Mazda has published a dark teaser image that previews a new, China-only crossover called CX-4. Essentially a toned-down version of last year's Koeru concept, the CX-4 is the most style-focused model of Mazda's high-riding lineup.

Ford’s new Smart Mobility subsidiary was created to expand the carmaker’s reach

Ford created a new subsidiary specifically for mobility services. Ford Smart Mobility will continue the Dearborn car company's work in this area, and will operate "like a startup," Ford says.

Acura’s exotic-fighting hybrid is a blast, but won’t smash the supercar status quo

Acura finally delivers the long-awaited follow-up to its celebrated mid-engined sports car, but was it worth the wait?

This superhero concept car is made of kryptonian metal and can repair itself

The design team at British automotive site Car Keys has whipped up a daily driver for Superman, one aptly called the Supermobile Concept Car. The fictional vehicle is fully armored with Kryptonian metal and features sun-powered laser…

Weekly Rewind: Food porn, jet ski vs. drone, a new world’s fastest EV

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech…

Red-light cameras are producing profits more than protecting drivers

Red light cameras have been a fact of life for more than a decade, but after numerous corruption scandals and widespread discontent, big brother is on the way out.

Self-driving cars in US without steering wheels or brake pedals face big hurdles

While autonomous vehicles with driver-accommodating designs similar to current versions of automobiles face few regulatory hurdles in the U.S., designs that omit controls for human drivers may have greater challenges ahead, according to the…

Need the lowdown on your next car? CarMD’s Heath and History reports have the scoop

CarMD, maker of the CarMD Mobile diagnostic tool, has announced the availability of a feature called Health and History reports. Available on the CarMD app, the reports describe your vehicle’s long-term health and offer predictive…

FWD vs. RWD vs. AWD: How the wheels that turn change the way you drive

Front-wheel drive, rear-wheel drive, all-wheel drive; you’ve probably heard these terms kicked around before, but what do they mean, especially in terms of performance? We’ve got the answers.

Mazda will reveal a hardtop version of its new MX-5 Miata in New York

Mazda's cryptic note about a new model introduction at the New York auto show later this month could point to a hardtop version of its MX-5 Miata. This would be the second-generation folding hardtop Miata.

Lamborghini restores the one-of-a-kind Miura SV presented at the 1971 Geneva show

Lamborghini is celebrating the Miura's 50th birthday by restoring the first-ever Super Veloce. Shown in Geneva in 1971, the first pre-production Miura SV was a one-of-a-kind model built using a mix of S and SV parts.