As Carmageddon approaches, Justin Bieber says don't text and drive
July 12, 2011, 11:20 a.m. by John Platt
The pop star has teamed with PhoneGuard and the Remember Alex Brown Foundation to promote safe driving.
Shutdown triggers 'Carmageddon' panic
July 12, 2011, 9:36 a.m.
Video: Interstate 405 in Southern California is known for its infamous bumper-to-bumper traffic. But as road crews prepare to shut down a 10-mile stretch of the 405 over the weekend, gridlock anxiety is on the rise for drivers.
Man takes public transportation from San Francisco to L.A.
June 24, 2011, 8:09 p.m. by Siel Ju
Joe Eskenazi braved a 32-hour, 14-transfer trip down California, shunning Amtrak to take advantage of low-cost local transit agency lines.
Cursed number '39' haunts car owners in Afghanistan
June 15, 2011, 10:41 a.m. by Hamid Shalizi
On license plates, the number '39,' has become an unlikely synonym for 'pimp' and a mark of shame in this deeply conservative country.
Green car blues
May 18, 2011, 9:35 a.m.
Video: Some Americans aren't buying into an idea that electric cars relieve pain at the pump and benefit the environment.
A Spanish train may have created the perfect solution to long-distance travel
April 29, 2011, 4:14 p.m. by Chris Turner
In less than 20 years, Spain turned its joke of a rail network into the best high-speed system on the planet. And the real revolution happened once people stepped off the rails.
Do robber barons ride fast trains? (And other questions in the high-speed rail debate)
April 28, 2011, 8:32 a.m. by Chris Turner
As high-speed rail comes (finally!) to America, it may be important to remember the lessons of the 19th-century rail boom. It may be even more important to learn the lessons of the boom already under way this century.
Who killed the first electric car?
April 22, 2011, 11:56 a.m.
Video: Director Chris Paine talks about his new film, 'Revenge of the Electric Car,' which focuses on the return of an old energy idea.