Volkswagen Is on the Road to Autonomous Vehicles

In the not-too-distant past, self-driving cars felt like a pipe dream—something reserved for an unfathomable future. Today, the technology has taken off, and vehicle manufacturers are inching closer and closer to making autonomous vehicles a reality for consumers. Volkswagen stands out amongst others in its commitment to putting technology at the forefront. They even created […]

How the UN Killed Cool Cars

November 12, 2008: a date that will live in infamy for the unimaginably small number of automotive enthusiasts who are aware of it. That was the month that the death sentence was announced for automotive style by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE). If you fondly remember the unique styling of the aggressive […]

Do’s and Don’ts of Hypermiling

I’ve got bad news, and I’ve got good news. The bad is that gas prices have reached record highs, and they’re likely to keep going up for a while. The good news is that each year brings us closer to everyone driving vehicles that don’t need gas in the first place. Until then, however, we’re […]

The 8 Best Automotive Technologies

Each year seems to bring updated technology to the automotive world, whether it’s improvements to efficiency, performance, comfort, or safety. Some of these updates are subtle, the kind you may appreciate without fully knowing it’s there. Other updates seem to transform vehicles overnight, launching them into the future at an accelerated pace. The vehicles at […]