Could A Hyundai Pickup Be The Answer To Insanely Expensive Trucks?

A completely unsubstantiated rumor says Hyundai is bringing a new pickup truck to the Detroit Auto Show next month. A baseless claim, but it got me thinking– if Hyundai undercut the hell out of the truck market and gave the US a barely-legal lightweight alternative, we might effectively have the "old Ranger" back. » 12/19/14 2:23pm 12/19/14 2:23pm

Cadillac Is The One Car Company That Doesn't Need More Car People

Cadillac is moving to New York, and there's been some consternation about that. It's abandoning America's Motor City, it's turning its back on everything it does best, and, perhaps the most pernicious accusation of all, it doesn't need the gearhead. But that last accusation is true, and we should be rejoicing. » 12/09/14 3:10pm 12/09/14 3:10pm

Autonomous Cars Will Rob Us Of Our Freedom To Be Unproductive

I just finished a very long, trans-continental drive. I enjoyed it. That's not to say long stretches of it weren't boring, tedious, and I spent most of the drive fighting off the powerful claws of Road Madness, but overall there's something therapeutic about a nice long drive. Too bad the robot cars will take that… » 12/04/14 12:08pm 12/04/14 12:08pm