Automatic, manual, and CVT: The different types of transmissions explained

From automatic to manual to CVT, there are several types of transmissions in the automotive world. Here, we'll explain the differences between the three and help you pick which gearbox is right for you.
Movies & TV

The Fast and the Furious franchise takes to the road with a live arena show

With The Fate of the Furious movie headed to theaters later this year, Universal Pictures is bringing the Fast and the Furious from the screen to arenas around the world in a live, touring show.

Tesla sets record: Model S is fastest street-legal car from zero to 60

A fully loaded Tesla Model S P100D in Ludicrous+ mode is the new world record-holder for fastest street-legal acceleration. No tested car at any price, including Ferraris, Porsches, and McLarens, can get to 60 miles per hour as fast.

Here’s how Bugatti builds its 1,500-horsepower, 261-mile-per-hour Chiron

The Bugatti factory in Molsheim, France, is gearing up to build the automaker's new Chiron supercar. Find out what it takes to build this 1,500-horsepower, 261-mph object of desire.

Exotic Perana Z-one Zagato limited production sports car for sale on eBay

Only ten Perana Z-one Zagato concepts were ever made. Custom bodywork surrounds a Corvette structure and a 440-hp Camaro LS3 motor. This 2012 exotic has less than 3,000 miles on it and is available to buy on eBay now.

Citroen is bringing funky back with a wild-looking compact crossover concept

Citroen will introduce a concept named C-Aircross at the Geneva Auto Show. It's head-turning, for better or worse, and it's a thinly-veiled preview of an upcoming compact crossover.

Ram goes copper crazy with its latest special-edition pickup truck

The 2017 Ram 1500 Copper Sport is a special edition of the Ram 1500 full-size pickup truck debuting at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. Its copper exterior should really make it stand out from the crowd.

Blackout: Ram 2500 and 3500 Night editions debut at the Chicago Auto Show

Ram is adding a new Night trim package for its 2500 and 3500 Heavy Duty pickup trucks. Both Night models debut this week at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show, and production will start this month.

Uber Flat: Ridesharing service offers rides in NYC for cheap fees

As part of its UberPlus initiative, Uber is offering up to 40 rides in New York City for flat fees under $6. Users can buy a flat-fare package of rides with either 10, 20, or 40 ride limits.

Ford's new 2018 Expedition packs enough tech to double as a mobile office

Ford has unveiled the 2018 Expedition SUV. Again offered with a short- or a long-wheelbase, the Expedition is up to 300 pounds lighter than the outgoing model thanks to aluminum construction.

Mercedes-AMG’s GLC43 coupe will raise your pulse, even at a standstill

Sacrificing some utility in the name of style, the GLC43 Coupe makes an earnest attempt to provide a sporty demeanor while remaining accessible.

Connect Alexa to your ride with Logitech's smart car mount

Logitech's ZeroTouch is becoming even smarter with the addition of Amazon's Alexa personal assistant. Now, the same commands and requests many drivers might already use at home with their Echo devices are available behind the…