An open hood reveals the motor of a Volkswagen e-Golf electric car.

The many computers under the hood

Sep 25, 2015
As the VW emissions scandal illustrates, modern cars rely heavily on software.
Posted In: cars, Volkswagen, computers
The Environmental Protection Agency says that Volkswagen had installed software into tens of thousands of its diesel cars to manipulate emissions test results.

The Volkswagen scandal is bigger than we thought

Sep 22, 2015
Dan Neil weighs in on the emissions hack of 11 million diesel vehicles.
Posted In: Volkswagen, hack, cars, car recalls

A driver's defense of self-driving cars

Sep 15, 2015
Imagine a world where we subscribe to on-demand rides from autonomous vehicles.
Posted In: cars, autonomous cars, Traffic

Auto sales buoyant as consumers get cheap credit

Aug 17, 2015
New loans for cars and light trucks have surpassed $1 trillion for the first time.
Posted In: auto loans, cars, trucks, auto industry
A 1962 Ferrari

A show that sets the market for classic cars

Aug 17, 2015
The Concours d’Elegance, aka the Pebble Beach Car Show, runs for four days.
Posted In: classic cars, cars, vintage
In a driving experiment, two hackers were able to remotely control a Jeep Cherokee.

Imagine your car being hacked...while you're driving it

Jul 21, 2015
A new bill wants to protect you from this scenario.
Posted In: cars, auto industry, hackers
A Vinli device.

The race to connect old cars to the Internet

Jul 9, 2015
Apps for your car can calculate mileage, or monitor your teen's driving.
Posted In: cars, start-up, drivers
President and CEO of Ford Motor Co. Mark Fields delivers a keynote address at the 2015 International CES, or Consumer Electronics Show, in January, 2015 in Las Vegas.

How Ford is competing with Google

Jun 24, 2015
Ford Motor Company CEO Mark Fields on how tech is competing with the auto industry.
Posted In: Ford, cars, Tech, ridesharing, Mark Fields, auto industry
You can now own this for $1.09. At least, 1/64th of it.

Mattel wheeling out miniature Tesla Model S

Jun 18, 2015
As part of its Hot Wheels brand, Mattel is coming out with a miniature Tesla Model S.
Posted In: cars, Collectibles, Mattel

Lessons learned from the Humvee

Jun 16, 2015
Three contractors are bidding to build a lighter, faster replacement vehicle.
Posted In: Army, defense contractors, cars