Jaguar's All-Too-Powerful XJL
Sat, 13 Dec 2014 21:52:49 EST
Dan Neil concludes that the vast majority of American luxury-sedan buyers don’t need, and can’t use, the 2015 Jaguar XJL’s V8s.
Polaris Slingshot: An Odd Way to Blow $24,000
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 21:20:33 EST
The Polaris Slingshot SL looks like a sports car in the front and a motorcycle in the back. Dan Neil writes that it’s an interesting, if not perfect, ride.
Toyota to Bring Crash-Prevention Technology to Mainstream
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:04:13 EST
Toyota said it will introduce less-costly crash-prevention systems to most of the vehicles it sells in its biggest markets starting next year, in a bid to usher the new technology into the mainstream.
On U.A.E. National Day, Cars Compete to Be Torque of the Town
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 23:56:42 EST
In the United Arab Emirates, shops around the country spruce up vehicles and roll out thousands in the red, white, green and black of the U.A.E. flag for National Day. Each year, Emiratis try to outdo themselves and each other with increasingly elaborate versions of their cars.
Google Seeks Partners for Self-Driving Car
Sun, 21 Dec 2014 10:19:41 EST
The head of Google’s autonomous-vehicle project said the company is looking for auto industry partners to bring its vision of a self-driving car to market within the next five years.
BMW M4 Convertible: Winter's Best Friend?
Tue, 02 Dec 2014 16:45:54 EST
Dan Neil writes that the BMW M4 Convertible—beyond being a high-performance luxury ride—is cleverly engineered to keep you toasty even when you’re driving through cold weather with the top down.
Should You Buy an Electric Car?
Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:02:44 EST
Three owners of the vehicles talk about the benefits—and frustrations—of being early adopters.
Ford Transit, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter: Big Vans, Big Ideas
Sat, 20 Dec 2014 20:44:50 EST
Full-size commercial vans, like the Ford Transit and the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, are executed to squeeze out the last penny of function, says Dan Neil. And they just keep getting bigger, in length and cross-section.