Hyundai Recalls 883,000 Sonatas Because They Just Roll Away Sometimes

The Detroit News reports that Hyundai has issued a massive recall of its Sonata sedan for two separate issues. The first recall, which affects 883,000 vehicles involves the car rolling away; the other recall affecting 5,650 cars involves defective front brakes. Thankfully, no cars have both problems. » 7/30/14 8:55am 2 minutes ago

Driverless Cars Will Hit UK Roads Next January

The British government gave the green light for the public testing of driverless cars and will spend $17 million on up to three cities that will be selected to host the trials. » 7/30/14 8:32am 26 minutes ago

The New Land Rover Discovery Sport Comes With 5+2 Seating

As you can see from this not-so-camouflaged final stage prototype, the 2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport comes with Evoque and Range Rover Sport styling cues and the option of a third row with two jump seats. So... it's an Explorer? » 7/30/14 8:09am 49 minutes ago

Evil Beaver Attempts To Kill Family By Dropping A Tree On Their Car

Oh, beavers! They're so cute, right? What with their little waffle-ironed tails and buck teeth and insatiable woodlust? Wrong. They're not cute. If beavers could, they'd murder you and everyone you love. Just like this Canadian beaver tried to do when he heaved a whole tree onto a family's car. » 7/29/14 8:02pm Yesterday 8:02pm

Here's why Toyota hates electric cars

Why is Toyota so dismissive of electric cars? Seems it can be summed up in one exact quote from Toyota's Global R&D Chief Mitsuhisa Kato, "The cruising distance is so short for [electric cars], and the charging time is so long ... At the current level of technology, somebody needs to invent a Nobel Prize-winning type… » 7/29/14 6:43pm Yesterday 6:43pm

Houston Out $5 Million Over Police Chase That Critically Injured Two

In recent years, there's been an increasing debate in law enforcement over the safety of police pursuits and whether chasing down suspects is really worth the danger to officers and civilians. Cases like this tragic pursuit in Houston in 2009 are why. » 7/29/14 5:18pm Yesterday 5:18pm