Aug 06, 14British businessman builds private toll road to avoid 14-mile detour
62-year-old British businessman Mike Watts opened a private toll road allowing drivers to avoid (at a cost) a 14-mile detour.
Aug 04, 14U.S. senator proposes life sentence for auto executives who ignore defects leading to deaths
U.S. senator Claire McCaskill is promoting a bill that includes lifetime imprisonment for auto executives who ignored recalls that led to deaths.
Jul 16, 14UK learner driver fails theory test 110 times and spends 3,410 GBP
A 28-year-old woman from Southwark, southeast London has failed her driving theory test for no less than 110 times.
Jul 16, 14Indian government wants mandatory ABS, airbags and crash tests
The Indian government has announced its intentions to enforce mandatory ABS, airbags and crash tests for local automakers.
Jul 11, 14TomTom names most traffic-jammed cities in the world
Amsterdam-based traffic and navigation services company TomTom has announced results from its annual global traffic survey
May 28, 14China trying to fix smog problem by getting 11 million older cars off the road
Authorities in China have announced drastic measures to try and diminish pollution levels.
May 15, 14Drivers caught texting & driving in Ireland twice could face three-month jail
Authorities in Ireland have implemented tougher laws for those caught texting and driving.
Apr 08, 14NHTSA releases graphic public service announcement videos about distracted driving
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released a couple of violent public service announcement clips regarding the dangers of distracted driving.
Mar 18, 14Paris car ban ends after one day and 3,859 fined drivers, pollution level drops below safe limit
The car ban in Paris has ended after just one day and local authorities say that it was a success.
Mar 17, 14Paris initiates partial car ban amid high pollution
Authorities in Paris have implemented a temporary car ban as a method to lower pollution levels.
Feb 13, 14Two-car parking space in London on sale for a whopping 400,000 GBP
A double underground parking bay located in the nearby vicinity of Royal Albert Hall in London is now on sale for no less than 400,000 GBP (about 665,000 USD or 487,000 EUR).
Jan 08, 14Saudi Arabia categorizes drifting as a criminal offense, spectators considered accomplices
Saudi Arabia government is creating new laws to put a stop to an increasing number of dangerous drifting sessions on public roads.
Dec 23, 13U.S. Department of Energy predicts gasoline will still dominate by 2040
A report published by the United States Energy Department says gasoline will continue to be the fuel of choice by 2040.
Oct 16, 13Australia will have 120 miles of highway without speed limits
Australia's Northern Territory transport minister Peter Styles announced 120 miles of the Stuart Highway will not have a speed limit.
Sep 27, 13Running a red light on a motorcycle will be legal starting October in Nevada [video]
Nevada authorities will allow motorcyclists, moped, cyclists and tri-wheel riders to legally run a red light.
Apr 07, 13Daydreaming more dangerous than phone use according to U.S. police data
U.S. police data shows more fatal car crashes are caused by "lost in thought" drivers compared to those using a mobile phone.
Jan 02, 13NHTSA delays rear visibility rules
The NHTSA did not meet its December 31 deadline to establish new rear visibility rules that could possibly lead to rearview cameras.
Dec 26, 12EU insurers can't use gender anymore to calculate premiums
EU's Gender Directive is now in full effect, following last year's EU Court of Justice ruling.
Nov 15, 12Paris mayor wants to ban cars over 17-years old - report
Recent report indicates that Paris mayor wants to ban cars over 17-years old in a move to reduce pollution.
Nov 14, 12Number of vehicles will double to 1.7 billion by 2035 - report
The International Energy Agency estimates that by the year 2035 there will be 1.7 billion cars on the road.
Aug 29, 12Singapore 'Sky Garage Apartments', a luxurious parking solution [video]
Sky Garage Apartments in Singapore allow owners to park their cars next to the living room.
Aug 14, 12IIHS tries new crash test on several upscale cars [video]
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has recently conducted a test that mimics small overlap head-on collisions.
Aug 01, 12Porsche Macan spied in action [video]
We will be seeing the Porsche Macan on our roads in 2013 for the 2014 model year and it will be available with an array of petrol and diesel engines for the engine bay.
Jul 18, 12Mercedes S-Class Spied hot weather testing
The 2013 Mercedes S-Class has come out to play once again and the prying eyes (and lenses) of our spies were there to catch the moment. The model is entering its final stages of development as it gear...
Jul 13, 12Porsche preparing Race Track package for 918 Spyder - report
A report has surfaced that customers purchasing the upcoming Porsche 918 Spyder will have the opportunity to upgrade their model for an even more track focused version.
May 14, 12BMW M135i officially unleashed with 320PS [video]
BMW has unleashed the first official details and images of the M-induced 1-Series hatch that has been labeled as the M135i. The model was initially previewed in concept form earlier this year and has ...
Mar 05, 12Italdesign Giugiaro Brivido concept revealed in Geneva [video]
Designed to be an ultra-luxury GT sports car with a focus on passenger comfort, the Brivido concept is a functional hybrid four-seat prototype developed with Volkswagen Group underpinnings.
Jun 27, 11Porsche wins the 2011 Nürburgring 24 hour race - results [video]
Porsche 911 GT3 RSR drives a record distance of 156 laps or 3,958 kilometers
Mar 22, 11Teenage girl loves monster trucks: our 10,000th Facebook friend
A 17-year-old girl growing up with five brothers and a bunch of male cousins; is it the setting for a new American sitcom, or our 10,000th Facebook fan? Get the story inside.
Mar 22, 11Classic 1965 Shelby Cobra 427 vs Ferrari 458 Italia [video]
Gentleman's bet of $400,000 is made over which car will win in a quarter-mile drag race. Video previews the race the results of which will be released later on.