​Aston Martin Suing Henrik Fisker Over Design Infringement

Aston Martin is taking Henrik Fisker to court over the Thunderbolt concept, with the automaker claiming he blatantly copied trademarked design elements in his one-off creation and misrepresented the underpinnings of the coupe. [UPDATE] » 3/26/15 6:46pm Yesterday 6:46pm

Ride-Sharing Poll: Uber Lamborghini Or Hooptilee Beater?

One of the best things about ride-sharing services is you can match the car to your destination. Headed out to the opera? An Uber Black fits the bill. Meeting friends at the bar? Lyft is a solid choice. But what if you want something even more specialized? I mean really specialized? » 3/24/15 10:05pm Tuesday 10:05pm

Apple’s New Trackpad Might Be The Solution To The Touchscreen Problem

I took the advice of a former colleague this weekend and endured the hoards at an Apple Store to check out one of the most mundane things imaginable: a trackpad. I pressed down and it clicked, as expected. But it didn’t actually “click,” it just felt that way. First thought: Neat! Second thought: I wonder if this… » 3/24/15 7:35pm Tuesday 7:35pm

This Tuned Mustang Made Me ‘Realize The Value Of Journalistic Integrity’

Saleen calls it a “game changer.” It’s the most powerful production(-based) Mustang ever created. And the tuner says that if I don’t write about the 302 Black Label, I have no journalistic integrity. And if I don’t drive it, I’m hiding in a hole next to… Saddam Hussein? Okay, then.
» 3/24/15 12:10pm Tuesday 12:10pm

This May Be Why Henrik Fisker Designed A New De Tomaso

The latest news in the never-ending saga of De Tomaso’s rebirth is its reported sale to a Swiss holding company that plans to bring a two-door, mid-engine sports car to market. Maybe something like the rendering above, which Henrik Fisker drew up late last year.
» 3/23/15 6:35pm Monday 6:35pm

​Why Tesla's Plan To Eliminate 'Range Anxiety' Doesn't Matter

When I wrote up the review of the Tesla Model S P85D I omitted one important detail: range. It was a bit of an experiment. I wanted to see if people would freak about not including something that, in internal combustion cars, rarely gets mentioned. It didn't happen, and I think that's important, particularly given… » 3/19/15 2:00pm 3/19/15 2:00pm

​Tesla Auto-Steer Will Let Drivers Go From SF To Seattle Hands-Free

In addition to Tesla's over-the-air software update to address range anxiety, Elon Musk finally offered up more details on its AutoPilot program, including its test route, where Tesla has almost completed a trek from San Francisco to Seattle hands-free. » 3/19/15 12:38pm 3/19/15 12:38pm

You Didn't Realize You Needed A Triple-Turbo Diesel BMW Z4 Until Now

AC Schnitzer's goal of making bad decisions into a viable business model consistently delivers. The latest bit of evidence is this BMW Z4 with the M50d's diesel shoved into the nose and tuned to put out 620 lb-ft of torque. That should do. » 3/18/15 7:20pm 3/18/15 7:20pm

​Elon Musk Thinks Drivers Could Be Outlawed In The Future

Elon Musk envisions self-driving cars being taken to their logical conclusion: crashes eliminated and drivers outlawed. After all, "You don't want a person driving a two-ton death machine," says Musk. [UPDATE] » 3/17/15 3:14pm 3/17/15 3:14pm