Harley-Davidson, the iconic American motorcycle brand with a cult-like following, has announced it has chosen to build its second assembly plant ever outside the United States in India.
BMW says its first plug-in hybrid will be an an all-wheel-drive sports car that performs like an M6, and we’ll see it in 2013.
Spurred by a woman who boarded the train in Simi Valley. He says a person who accompanied the woman but did not board with her said something to a train employee about the woman and her bags, and the employee called authorities.
He's stared down Siberian tigers, faced a snarling polar bear, stood toe-to-fin with a killer whale, and rides shirtless on horseback across the rugged, frozen Russian tundra... And now Russian 'rock star' Vladimir Putin has squeezed himself into
The sexy little Canadian vehicle is called the "Urbee" and it's the world's first '3D-printed' car. 3D seems to be all the rage nowadays. Recently, there's been a spate of articles about 3D-printed things from buildings to human veins. Many ar
So far we've seen 3D-printed phone cases, shirts, buildings, human veins, braingears, and other random 3D-printed things. What's next you ask? Believe it or not, 2 companies have joined forces to build an entirely 3D-printed car called Urbee!
A new underwater robot designed to chase marine organisms and record their life stories combines the best attributes of long-distance gliders and short-trip propeller vehicles. Its creator says its range and science capabilities could completely chan
o ensure the air bag doesn’t inflate during the normal course of a ride, the designers say they studied the movement patterns of a large number of riders in everyday cycling situations over a numbe
German researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology have developed an eyetracking device that could soon help keep drowsy drivers alert on the road for a fraction of the cost of existing systems.
Behind the wheel, we find that GM’s highest-profile concept car has become a refreshing, radically different kind of production vehicle
A former Department of Public Safety trooper who was accused of using excessive force during a traffic stop now faces criminal charges.
An electronic brain devised by US Internet titan Google has driven cars nearly a quarter of a million kilometers in California, on a quest for the next great revolution in the auto industry.
A newly discovered form of uranium could lead to a nuclear power plant small enough to fit in your car and eventually even power it.
"In the future it will be forbidden for safety reasons for people to drive cars," predicted Raul Rojas, professor at Berlin's Free University (FU). "The cars of today are the horses of yesterday." "In five to 10 years the technology could be appli
Anyone driving the twists of Highway 1 between San Francisco and Los Angeles recently may have glimpsed a Toyota Prius with a curious funnel-like cylinder on the roof. Harder to notice was that the person at the wheel was not actually driving.
When it opens to traffic, now scheduled for next week , it will be a relief to commuters, to interstate travelers and, especially, to the truckers who for nine years have taken the long way through Laughlin to deliver their goods to Las Vegas.
In 1898 the world's first auto show was held in Paris at the Tuilleries Gardens. Only a few vehicles were on display, and people were so skeptical of this new mode of transportation -- Le Car --
Tax credits, rebate checks, personalized home visits, government giveaways — even customer service calls from top corporate executives.
Traffic lights, erected by the state for the sake of "public safety," encourage dangerous and aggressive behavior, contradict other laws at the expense of justice, and are responsible for the loss of vast amounts of wealth and countless lives.
Happy 75th birthday to British automaker Jaguar! As a birthday present, they've actually given us something new to drool over: A 780 hp mostly-electric supercar capable of hitting 250 mph with a whopping 500-mile range, all wrapped in a body inspire
“My catch phrase is Capturing Aircraft Ambiance,” says Gleis. “Every photograph taken aboard an aircraft is an attempt to draw the viewer into the world that I am surrounded by when I take the photograph; a communication of the feeling that world giv
A car you can push around.
The state Senate made it a violation to ride a roaring hog. The only catch is that the decision now falls to the state's biker-in-chief, Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, an avid motorcyclist. Still bitter over an 18-year-old state law requiring helmets —
Traffic deaths have plummeted across the United States to levels not seen in more than a half-century, spurred by technology, safety-conscious drivers and tougher enforcement of drunken driving laws.
This week the team took the Buckeye Bullet version 2.5, the team's battery powered, all-electric landspeed racer out to the Bonneville Salt Flats to break the electric car land speed world record, and they did exactly that, hitting a peak speed of 3
A pair of fender-benders, two technology-loving hitchhikers and 22 hours blocked at the Russian border. That's the balance sheet so far for a team of driverless vehicles on a 13,000-kilometer (8,000-mile) roadtrip from Europe to China.
This bus straddles the road allowing it to pass over the normal road traffic on China’s busy city streets. The buses are 6 meters (18 feet) wide and 4.5 meters (13.5 feet) high which means they take up two roa
It sounds like a Hollywood movie: cybercriminals in a van use a laptop to hack wirelessly into the computer-controlled systems of the car on the road ahead. In seconds the target car's engine, brakes, and door locks are under their nefarious control.
Should we happen to find $90,000 under the cushions of the Asylum sofa today, we know exactly how we're spending it: on a boat that resembles a great white shark and can jump 12 feet into the air.
Due to new Homeland Security grants, Yuma County, Arizona's sheriff department has a new armored vehicle, and no longer needs their old one. Did I mention it has a Rolls Royce engine?