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Off-roading in a plug-in Jeep is like hiking with A/C

We tested the 2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe plug-in hybrid at Jeep's home away from home.
April 19, 2022
2022 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4xe front three quarter trailside

Inside the Vietnamese giant that wants to sell you your next EV

Vietnam-based VinFast wants to gain a foothold in the U.S. by selling affordable EVs. We spent time in the VF 8 to find out if it can succeed.
April 18, 2022
VinFast VF 8.

I bought a gas guzzler with the government’s EV tax credit

My new Jeep weighs well over 5,000 pounds and gets under 20 mpg. But I love it -- because the government paid me $7,500 to buy it.
March 23, 2022
Jeep Wrangler 4XE.

The future of mobility: 5 transportation technologies to watch out for

From autonomous vehicles to flying taxis, the future of mobility and transportation is set to change dramatically in the next few decades. Here's a preview
June 24, 2021
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How crowdsourced lidar could give your car X-ray-like superpowers

Currently, self-driving cars can only see as far ahead as their onboard sensors can scan. But what if they could use the sensors in the car ahead of them too?
May 10, 2021
Optimus Ride using lidar.

The future of transportation: Self-driving cars? Try self-driving everything

Self-driving cars are further away than you think, but autonomous planes and trains are more or less here … and will shape transportation in the near future.
March 16, 2021
GM electric flying taxi

In-car 5G is around the corner, but a lot needs to happen before it’s widespread

Building a car that's compatible with 5G is only half of the battle; increased coverage of hihg-bandwidth, mmWave networking is necessary to power cars of the future.
February 12, 2021
Harman 5G

Safelite’s advanced safety systems recalibration: Keep your vehicle safe

Need a windshield replacement or repair? Safelite will also recalibrate your vehicle's safety systems to work correctly.
February 9, 2021
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Audi’s electric 2022 RS E-Tron GT is a concept that escaped the drawing board

The 2022 Audi RS E-Tron GT sedan is all electric, all the time, and it's one of the company's quickest models.
February 9, 2021
2022 Audi E-Tron GT

Driving hands-free with Enhanced Super Cruise in the 2021 Cadillac Escalade

Enhanced Super Cruise upgrades Cadillac's hands-free driving technology with automated lane changes and easier operation.
February 9, 2021
2021 Cadillac Escalade Super Cruise

Harman wants you to customize how your car reacts in unexpected situations

Harman believes personalization is a major breakthrough that will drive up the take rate of ADAS features.
February 1, 2021
Harman 5G

The future of cars: A new spin on an old idea could revolutionize autonomous vehicles

Most autonomous cars use lidar and other light-based sensors to see the world around them. But what if they could use radar, too?
January 13, 2021
how cruise develops digital maps for self driving cars car map

Forget AR glasses. Augmented reality is headed to your windshield

From the ashes of big AR startups like Magic Leap and Daqri, Envisics hopes to deliver the world's first truly useful augmented reality system -- in your car.
October 18, 2020
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Lucid reveals secret behind electric sedan’s 517-mile range

Battery technology is only one part of the equation -- Physics is the other
August 31, 2020
Lucid Air in a wind tunnel

We need right-to-repair laws now more than ever

The economic slump is leading many to repair — not replace — aging electronics
July 18, 2020
Man repairing phones.

Aftermarket autonomy: This magic box gives your car self-parking abilities

It's not Tesla-level autopilot, but that's the whole point
July 11, 2020

Your next car might double as an internet-connected doctor

Your car won't even need to spend years going to medical school
July 8, 2020
Harman 5G

Audi’s Q4 Sportback E-Tron will have customizable LED headlamps, 279-mile range

It's small on the outside, but looks big on the inside
July 7, 2020
2020 Audi Q4 Sportback E-Tron concept

Autonomous ridesharing isn’t dead: How Waymo is adapting to the post-COVID era

Despite the challenges, the company fully expects continued growth in 2020
July 3, 2020
waymo laser bear honeycomb lidar in natural habitat

Los Angeles-based Czinger is 3D-printing a 1,232-hp hybrid hypercar

The 3D-printed parts stand out with beautiful, sculpture-like shapes.
June 27, 2020
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Automakers are turning your dashboard into a 24-hour digital mall

In-car shopping is the next tech frontier for automakers
June 16, 2020
Mercedes-Benz MBUX infotainment system

Why charging speed is as important as range for owners of electric cars

Quick-charging technology is what makes an EV worthy of a road trip
June 12, 2020
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Lucid Motors CEO gives us the details on the 400-mile Air electric car

It boasts 1,000hp and impressive range, and those figures go hand in hand
June 6, 2020
Lucid Air electric car

Lamborghini is putting race cars in your living room. Hop in and drive one

Ladies and gentlemen, start your ... gaming PC
May 29, 2020
Lamborghini Huracan GT3 EVO The Real Race

How Volkswagen is taking the Golf GTI into the digital age

What happens when the past and future collide in an iconic car?
May 18, 2020
2021 Volkswagen GTI

BMW and Harman want to bring 5G to your car. It’s harder than you’d think

What's the last time you pulled out an antenna to make a phone call?
April 21, 2020
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This is what professional drivers are using to race remotely during lockdown

We talked to an NHRA drag racer to get a peek at a pro-level virtual racing rig
April 18, 2020

Will cheap gas and coronavirus kill electric cars?

No, but they may end up on life support
April 17, 2020
2020 porsche taycan photos and specs

Not driving your car as much during lockdown? Follow these tips

Some must-do maintenance, and a few myths busted
April 15, 2020
how to change a car battery

Inside the light-speed race to build a solar-powered commuter car

Electric vehicles were just the beginning. Entrepreneurs are already pushing for the next big thing in cars
March 17, 2020
Lightyear one solar car in Red Rock Canyon

This company transforms Tesla’s Model 3 into a supercar-slaying track monster

Some argue Tesla builds ultraquick cars that can't take a corner. Tuner Unplugged proved them wrong.
February 20, 2020
Tesla Model 3

Fisker vs. Canoo: Are subscriptions the future of electric cars?

Canoo and Fisker are two new companies offering electric cars through subscription services. Which is better?
January 27, 2020
canoo electric car for subscription services photos specs launch date

Audi is leveraging technology to turn your car into a third living space

Audi is open to establishing partnerships in a bid to bring more technology and entertainment into the car.
January 18, 2020

Here’s what Bosch hopes to learn from deploying autonomous cars in San Jose

Bosch is running a fleet of autonomous taxis in California as it prepares to deploy the technology globally.
January 17, 2020
Bosch, Daimler autonomous Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Qualcomm’s self-driving car made me never want to touch a steering wheel again

At CES 2020, Qualcomm announced a new platform for self-driving cars, called Snapdragon Ride. Qualcomm gave me a ride in a Lincoln MKZ that had been tricked out with the new platform.
January 15, 2020
Qualcomm's self-driving Lincoln MKZ at CES 2020

The BMW Group has some stunners in its 2020 lineup, and we drove them all

We got behind the wheel of BMW Group’s latest hardware at their Spartanburg, South Carolina test facility an put their 2020 wares to the test. The biggest standouts were the M8, an Alpina, the Mini JCW Clubman, and a very dark Rolls Royce. Here's our complete rundown.
December 1, 2019
2020 BMW M8 Competition Wheel

It’s easy to forget, but even an average car is now packed with advanced tech

The 2020 Volkswagen Passat shows just how far automotive tech has come. The Passat doesn't push the boundaries of tech, but it still feels like a spaceship compared to its 1970s ancestor.
November 30, 2019
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Behind the horsepower: Papadakis shares the secrets of his 1000hp Supra

A couple months ago, award-winning engine builder Stephan Papadakis gave himself a challenge: to get 1,000 horsepower out of the new Toyota-BMW B58 engine found in the 2020 Toyota Supra. We talked to Papadakis after his successful run to see what's next.
November 27, 2019
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Hands on with the Taycan 4S

The Taycan Turbo has been slowly trickling into Europe and America, but they are still exceedingly rare. The 4S model that was just announced is rarer still, as it is not even released yet. We got our first chance to look the model over, inside and out, and record our first impressions.
November 26, 2019
Porsche Taycan 4S

Inside the Bollinger electric trucks coming to offroad parks near you

We’ve previously taken a look at the Bollinger trucks at their headquarters and walked around the vehicles with the founding team and engineers, but now we’ve gotten our greasy little auto-journalist hands over both the prototypes, poked and prodded, and generally did our level best to break things on these Tonka trucks.
November 26, 2019
bollinger motors announces b2 electric pickup truck

Six theories on why the Cybertruck’s bulletproof glass cracked so easily

Elon Musk smashing two of the windows of Tesla's Cybertruck was the most commented-upon moment of the vehicle's unveiling. But why did the armor glass windows let him down? Here are some explanations.
November 25, 2019
Tesla co-founder and CEO Elon Musk stands in front of the newly unveiled all-electric battery-powered Tesla's Cybertruck

Maserati is balancing the past and the future to reinvent all of its cars

Electric powertrains? Check. Over-the-air software updates? Present. Cutting-edge infotainment systems? Yep. Maserati is making big investments to overhaul its product portfolio between 2020 and 2023, and it's using tech to develop it all.
November 24, 2019
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2019 LA Auto Show: Highlights, headlines, and everything awesome

At the Los Angeles Auto Show, we saw some pretty cool hybrid and electric cars, but high-performance models and SUVs were everywhere.
November 23, 2019

Audi once again pushes the envelope with headlights that are frickin lasers

Audi has pioneered countless technological advancements and improvements, from safety systems to vehicle construction methods. But good lord do they like themselves some headlights. Audi has easily been the most influential headlight maker - weird flex, I know - and now they are back with frickin laser headlights.
November 20, 2019
Audi Digital Matrix Light

The Lamborghini Museum houses 55 Years of technical innovation

The Lamborghini story begins with angry words between Enzo Ferrari and Ferruccio Lamborghini and ends with a company that currently creates some of the most exciting and revolutionary technologies is all the car world. Their Museum is a perfect place for a trip down a technological memory lane.
November 19, 2019

Technologies that can still save the internal combustion engine

The good old internal combustion engine has been powering the world for over a century now, and despite the much-needed technological advancements in electric vehicles, gasoline power is not going away anytime soon. These new technologies will keep our gas-powered engines going into the future.
November 19, 2019
2020 Aston Martin Vantage AMR engine

Everything to get excited about at 2019 LA Auto Show

The 2019 LA Auto Show is this week and it brings with it a whole host of reveals, announcements, and surprises. We will be there to bring you all the news as it happens, as well as getting in-depth with the most important new cars.
November 18, 2019

How tech is making trucks comfier, smoother, and better for everyday drivers

Trucks are more expensive than they’ve ever been, but that hasn’t done a thing to slow Americans’ growing demand for more and better pickups. Trucks are also more advanced, safer, and more comfortable than they’ve ever been, thanks in large part to widespread use of new technologies and better construction materials.
November 18, 2019
2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel

Ford unveils all-electric Mustang Mach-E

The new Mustang Mach-E is a four-door crossover SUV, battery electric vehicle, with all-wheel-drive. It’s incredibly fast and supremely cool, but is it really a Mustang?
November 18, 2019
Mustang Mach E Feature