Chevy Test Drive Event: Why the Spark is better than the Camaro

There's something wrong with Chevrolet's new lineup. The more expensive the cars get, the worse they become. I went to a Chevy Test drive event, and tested their entire lineup to find out why. Comprehensive Reviews after the break. » 5/11/13 1:17pm 5/11/13 1:17pm

The Modulo. Built on a Ferrari 512S chassis by Pininfarina for the 1970 Geneva Motor Show, a year before Bertone did the Countach. Coke lounge interior, glass velocity trumpets. Because why not? (Photo: Pininfarina) » 2/18/13 3:43pm 2/18/13 3:43pm

How the hell do you control a car with no buttons?

From microcars to high-end speedsters, future cars will share one common theme — controls through touch screens rather than buttons, if the concepts of last week's Geneva Motor Show are any indication. » 3/08/11 2:30pm 3/08/11 2:30pm

The 14 Most Futuristic Dashboards On The 2008 Paris Show Floor

While exterior styling » 10/06/08 1:15pm 10/06/08 1:15pm grabs all the new and concept car headlines, (and grab the eyes) it's the interiors that have the most potential to alter the way we experience our automobiles. Far from the squeaky, rattly, ill-fitting monuments to black plastic that are present on nearly every car at nearly every price range,…

Management Briefing Seminar Update: Ralph Gilles Says Interiors "The…

So there's this thing called the Management Briefing Seminars up at Michigan's Grand Traverse Resort in the sleepy resort community of Traverse City. While we've partaken in said seminar a couple times ourselves, we kind of feel like it's just a way to get automakers and media outlets to foot the bill for a short… » 8/07/07 9:30am 8/07/07 9:30am

Who's Got The Best Insides? Ward's "Interiors of the Year" Results

They may not compare to the sumptuous 1978 Continental Mark V 75th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee Edition (pictured), but today's car interiors were recently scrutinized by Ward's and by members of the auto industry. It was part of Ward's Auto Interiors show 2007, recently held at Detroit's Cobo Center. The winners were… » 6/07/07 7:54am 6/07/07 7:54am

Breathe Deep, Seek Medical Attention: How Toxic Are Car Interiors?

It's been over a year since we mentioned anything about that toxic cloud inside your new car's interior. By the way, how are you feeling? That's good. Now, a watchdog organization concerned with the toxicity of cars' insides has released data on the best and worst new cars in which to take a breath. The group,… » 3/20/07 3:00pm 3/20/07 3:00pm

What, No More Velvet?


Collins & Aikman, the embattled auto supplier, has made the decision to exit the automotive fabric market. We guess this means there's one less manufacturer of less-than-leather pleather and stains-too-easily cloth. Either choice was beautiful for us, and now...we shall miss their manufactured goodness. » 4/06/06 11:26am 4/06/06 11:26am