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VIDEO: At the New York Auto Show, Cars Are Getting HUGE

04.06.2015

The New York International Auto Show is happening this week, and BestRide.com editor Craig Fitzgerald got a chance to peruse all the new models at the press preview last week. Cars might be getting more fuel efficient, but they're also getting ENORMOUS.

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Audi President Scott Keogh on "Piloted Driving"

04.06.2015

Audi is moving fast with self-driving cars on the racetrack and the road, and it's introducing that tech on the cars coming next year. But sitting in the back with your cellphone? That's going to take a while.

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Auto News for Friday, April 3

04.03.2015

Today's auto news from Car Talk, hot off the presses. 

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New York Auto Show: Boy-Genius Designs 48-MPG Chevy Malibu, and More

04.02.2015

Credit the new Malibu to one Jaymer Starbody, who's barely started shaving. Other notable vehicles at the New York International Auto Show? A redesigned Smart car, a Mercedes plug-in, and a Honda Civic unlike any other.

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Driving While Rich?

03.31.2015

Does being rich make you a less courteous motorist? The science is still out, so we decided to put this question to the test--by sending our blogger out in an obscenely priced (and festively-hued) Bentley GT V8 S.

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The Case of the Disappearing Brakes

03.31.2015

Catherine's Ford Focus is experiencing intermittent brake failure but her dealership doesn't seem to believe her. Car Talk's advice? Instruct her heirs to sue the dealership... Oh, and get it fixed. Find out how, here. 

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Auto News for Friday, March 27

03.27.2015

Pininfarina May Be Sold to India’s Mahindra. Designers laboring day and night to fit "Mahindra Pininfarina" on a badge.

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Alcoa's $259 Million Windfall for Lightweight Cars

03.27.2015

Alcoa is the big winner in the federal government's loan program supporting clean cars, and it will expand an aluminum plant in Tennessee to supply cars like the aluminum-bodied Ford F-150 and the new Cadillac CT6. Alcoa's no startup, though, so did it really need the money?

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What Caused Rear Wiper Failure?

03.26.2015

Vinod's rear wiper stopped working. So far his mechanic has replaced the motor, a coil, and a switch, to no avail. What can they try next? Car Talk suggest he try a different mechanic! 

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Auto News for Wednesday, March 25

03.25.2015

Porsche Lawyers Pressure Aston Martin Into Renaming the Vantage GT3. Aston Martin has offered several alternative names including "Aston Martin Porsche Pounder," "Aston Martin 911-Leaver-In-The-Duster" and "Aston Martin Screw You Porsche." 

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