Tesla Rolls Out 'Destination Charging' At Resorts And Restaurants

The best way to get people to plunk down the cash on an electric car is to alleviate range anxiety and make it convenient. That's the main driver behind Tesla's rapid expansion of its Supercharger network, along with this, a new partnership to put Tesla's basic chargers where its customers spend time. » 8/28/14 7:30pm Thursday 7:30pm

​Buy A Fiat Or You'll Get Mauled By A Bear And Dumped In The Desert

Fiat has done it again. The latest in an endless string of horrible ad campaigns is a group of Disney knockoffs threatening would-be buyers with death and dismemberment if they don't pony up the cash for a new 500. When will it end? » 8/27/14 7:20pm Wednesday 7:20pm

Customizable, Solar Powered E-Ink Parking Signs Need To Happen

The comments in the most ridiculous parking sign story got me thinking, which is never a good thing. Why are we stuck with static signs stacked end-on-end? What if these signs could change throughout the day depending on the time and regulations? Enter the solar powered e-ink display. » 8/26/14 8:30pm Tuesday 8:30pm

​The Guy That Crashed A Veyron Into A Lake Pleads Guilty, Faces 20 Years

Andy House, the exotic car salvage yard owner that crashed his Bugatti Veyron into a Texas lake, has pled guilty to wire mail fraud in federal court, and now he's facing up to 20 years in prison for what basically amounts to insurance fraud. » 8/26/14 5:22pm Tuesday 5:22pm

​We're One Step Closer To Transparent Solar Windows For Cars

Researchers at Michigan State University have created a new type of solar concentrator that sucks up the sun's rays but – and this is the important part – it's transparent. That puts us one step closer to making our windows solar collectors, although we're still not there quite yet. » 8/25/14 7:00pm 8/25/14 7:00pm

​Struggling Supercar Maker So Desperate It Turns To Kickstarter

Anyone with the cojones to launch a new car in this day and age has our utmost respect. It's a fool's errand, but we'll give them points for gumption. But crowdsourcing a supercar that's ran out of development cash? That just reeks of desperation. » 8/22/14 8:00pm 8/22/14 8:00pm