The cars people want aren't the ones that are good for them
March 25, 2016, 9:19 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
At the New York Auto Show, carmakers reveal the difficult balancing act.
BMW's self-driving vision includes a virtual butler
March 11, 2016, 11:10 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
BMW has a vision of the future, and it looks amazingly like a self-driving car with a lot of interesting refinements when its pilot is actually behind the wheel.
Goodyear's spherical 3-D tires look like they're straight out of 'Blade Runner'
March 9, 2016, 10:56 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
Let’s face it, the tires on grandpa’s 1955 Ford look a lot like the tires on your car today.
Super-fast and electric are words of the week at Geneva Motor Show
March 5, 2016, 8:43 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
Electric cars are really shooting off into the stratosphere, and it’s all Elon Musk can do to keep up.
31-mpg Chevy Malibu or (the pricier) 47-mpg Malibu Hybrid: I know which one I want
March 2, 2016, 3:18 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
The only thing better than a nice, roomy 2016 Chevy Malibu that gets 31 mpg combined is one that adds hybrid efficiency for 47 mpg combined.
Despite $2 gas, Kia shows off 3 new hybrids at Chicago Auto Show
February 13, 2016, 1:06 p.m. by Jim Motavalli
The all-new Niro is joined by revamped versions of the Optima.