Three of the World's Prettiest Parking Garages Are In One Small City

Parking garages are ugly by their very nature: They're metal cages that take up valuable space in our cities to house our automobiles for a few high-priced hours. But not all garages have to be ugly. In fact, three of the most beautiful are located within a few blocks of each other, in the city of Santa Monica,… » 4/14/14 6:10pm 4/14/14 6:10pm

All You Need To Park In Russia Is Oversteer and Opposite Lock

Like all places where it gets cold, Russian roads can get a bit slippery sometimes. It's hard to tell, though, if this was an accident, or the Russian master of parking actually meant to park like this, because that's just how Russian drivers do things, sometimes. Either way, this parking job is incredible. » 2/02/14 10:13am 2/02/14 10:13am

Honda Wants Stores To Help Autonomously Park Your Car

Every car company seems to be guaranteeing autonomous cars before the end of the decade. But the levels of autonomy greatly differ. Some automakers seem to envision a car taking you from place to place, Honda sees it parking itself, if the store lets you. » 10/22/13 3:14pm 10/22/13 3:14pm

Overhead Cams Replace Bored Humans in Honda's Driverless Valet System

If worrying about your vehicle and personal possessions has always made you hesitant about using valet parking, Honda will alleviate your fears with a new system that replaces clumsy valet drivers with overhead tracking cameras and software smart enough to juggle an entire lot full of cars. » 10/21/13 9:12am 10/21/13 9:12am

Should Cities Have Volunteer Parking Enforcers?

I think I've answered my own question – no, probably not. We know Detroit is not the only municipality in this country having more budget problems. Times are still tough, and funds are being cut left and right. Which is likely the reason Malibu, Calif. is the latest city to let volunteers enforce parking. » 7/21/13 3:15pm 7/21/13 3:15pm

Watch A Prankster Put A Parking Clamp On Random Cars, Bikes... People

Nothing is funnier than finding out that your car has been booted! I get a serious case of the LOLs every time that happens to me. So when this prankster tries to boot innocent people in England, you can just imagine the rip-roaring laugh fest that results! » 6/24/13 3:09pm 6/24/13 3:09pm

Volvo's Awesome New Autonomous Self-Parking Car Is Pure Magic

Realizing that cars that automatically parallel park themselves are old news, Volvo has taken the concept one step—actually several miles—further with a new concept vehicle that can actually find an empty spot and park itself in a lot. You just abandon your car at the entrance of a parking lot, and like a valet you… » 6/20/13 1:49pm 6/20/13 1:49pm