The 540 HP BMW Alpina xDrive B6 Gran Coupe Is The Baddest Gran Coupe

I look around, I see lots of Gran Coupes these days. 4-Series. 6-Series. Heck, there's probably more in the pipeline. But which one is the baddest Gran Coupe of all? The Alpina xDrive B6 Gran Coupe, that's what. And it's here in the flesh at the New York Auto Show. » 4/16/14 12:34pm 6 minutes ago

2015 Ford Focus: This Is It, In Person

The 2015 Ford Focus just made its debut here at the New York Auto Show, and it looks a lot like, well, a Ford Focus. But! It's got more of a fishy-looking face, in accordance with Ford's new global corporate grille design, and Many Other Things besides. » 4/16/14 12:30pm 10 minutes ago

One-Off Transit-Based Skyliner Van Proves Luxury Sedans Are For Chumps

The best thing about any van is also the most basic thing: it's a room on wheels. If you're the sort of rich guy who gets driven around everywhere, why would you bother with an extended-wheelbase luxury sedan when you could have a whole luxury room? That's the question the Transit Skyliner concept answers. » 4/16/14 11:40am Today 11:40am

The 2015 Hyundai Sonata Is Large, Robust And Orange

Hyundai timed that well. About an hour after the 2015 Toyota Camry reveal showed us how "fun" that car is trying to be, there was the 2015 Hyundai Sonata across the way. It doesn't look like it's trying too hard, but it doesn't have to. » 4/16/14 11:23am Today 11:23am

The Ten Worst Transportation Social Media Fails

Dropping the F-bomb, calling everybody dumb or spamming your Facebook feed? You name it, and these companies will deliver. » 4/16/14 11:05am Today 11:05am

Ukraine Update #4: Are Russia And Ukraine Already At War?

Things are really heating up in Eastern Ukraine right now. After weeks of mounting chaos, and in some case violence, many government facilities in the region have been overrun by armed pro-Russian separatists. After days of looking for a way around military intervention, Kiev has launched a large military… » 4/16/14 10:47am Today 10:47am

Here's How You Might Drive Your Next SUV From A Smartphone

Land Rover went a little bland with the design on their Discovery Vision Concept, but they made a good effort to compensate by cramming in a Starship Enterprise complement of gadgets. And the remote-control driving feature is far and away the coolest one. » 4/16/14 10:19am Today 10:19am

Ferrari Will Build A Ridiculous LaFerrari XX For Rich Guy Track Days

From what we've heard, the LaFerrari is a fairly unbelievable machine. But if our friends at Road & Track are to be believed, and we believe they are, then Ferrari will make a LaFerrari XX that wealthy folks will get to squire about a track at elegant Italian speeds. » 4/16/14 9:25am Today 9:25am

Ford Built A Mustang On Top Of The Empire State Building Last Night

It's been 50 years since Ford built the world-renowned 1965 Mustang and placed it high above Manhattan on the 86th floor of the Empire State Building. Last night, Ford came back with a bigger, yellower, all around more complicated car from 2015 and decided to recreate the famous stunt as a 50-year homage—only this… » 4/16/14 9:21am Today 9:21am

How Preparing for the Singularity in the Present Is Shaping the Future

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We are living in an age of some truly grand challenges. Consider a few. Approximately 41 percent of men and women will develop cancer at some point during their lifetime, according to the National Cancer Institute. Sophisticated data breaches in 2013 resulted in over 57 million records exposed. Economic inequality is… » 3/27/14 9:00am 3/27/14 9:00am