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Celebrating the all-new 2016 Miata at the Chicago Auto Show with the very first 1990 model.
Exciting new hybrids from Mitsubishi, Kia and Volvo are the talk of the Windy City.
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We could do this now — autonomous, zero-emission buses traveling in dedicated transit corridors with no other traffic. Plugged-in 'magic buses' are a good choice for revitalized downtowns.
How well do you know about the quality of the air you breathe lurking inside and outside of your vehicle? Take this quiz to find out.
Nine of the top 12 cars on the 2015 ACEEE list are either plug-ins or hybrids.
OK, the sound is more like 'eeeeeee,' but it's still exciting international action, and it's coming to the U.S. in March.
The 2015 Kia Soul EV brings the notion of a practical, affordable all-electric car closer to the driveway.
In rain and snow, the radar and laser guidance systems that make autonomous cars work get confused. Parking garages and pedestrians can flummox them, too.
Yes, and live in single-family suburban homes, too. Does this change everything?
The big drive will likely occur in 2016 in the Kalahari Desert, but only after 6,600 tons of pebbles have been removed from the test strip.
From the brink of bankruptcy, auto manufacturing is back, with more than 300,000 direct jobs and 6 times more in support.
The '16 MX-5 is aggressive, but lighter and likely more fuel-efficient. Competition may be coming, too.
You bet they do, and the design hasn't changed much since the 1930s.
Despite $2 a gallon gas, automakers are still going green, and the popularity of the gas-electric range extender format is just one example.
It's happening faster than we thought. Automakers like Volvo, VW, BMW, Audi and Mercedes are going full speed ahead, aiming for autonomous cars on the road by 2025.
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