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Star Wars Car Drives The Dark Side Of Comic Con

Among the coveted collectible toys for sale at Comic-Con in San Diego this week is the Vadermobile, a full-size working replica of a new die-cast Hot Wheels car....

CATEGORIES: Concept Cars, Weird Car News

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Toyota's 'Easy Speak' Gives Parents A Voice In Backseats

Parents often wish they could be in two places at once. A feature from Toyota now gives them the next best thing: The ability to yell at their children from a distance....

CATEGORIES: Toyota News and Reviews, Weird Car News

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Car Insurance Rates Much Higher For City Drivers

How exactly car insurance companies calculate rates is a mystery, but we do know that they use a closely guarded calculation weighing obvious risk indicators like driving history and age with more...

CATEGORIES: Car Insurance Advice, Driving Laws

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Auto Industry Continues To Grapple With Challenges Of Cyber Threats

Today's new cars come equipped with dozens of microcomputers connected by a network and run everything from infotainment systems to the engine itself. Like any other computer system, the units inside...

CATEGORIES: Automotive News, Car Safety, Car Theft

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Teen Drivers Increase Insurance Premiums By Nearly Eighty Percent

It's tough to have a teen driver in the family for numerous reasons. A new study from insuranceQuotes.com found one more: insurance rates skyrocket when an average married couple adds one to their...

CATEGORIES: Car Insurance Advice, Car Crashes

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Pot Tourists Dumping Stashes At Denver Airport Rental Car Agencies

Car rental agencies operating at Denver International Airport are reporting tourists with extra pot are frequently handing it off to their employees or stashing their stash in the cars before they...

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Car Loans

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FBI Fears Autonomous Cars Will Make Great Weapons

The Guardian in Britain recently gained access to an unclassified report from the FBI that basically brainstorms potentially nefarious uses for self-driving cars....

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Are Ride Sharing Services Cutting Down On Drunk Driving?

Philadelphia and Seattle have both seen drunk driving arrests decrease since services like Uber started operations....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Drunk Driving

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Allergies Can Be As Bad As Drinking For Drivers

When you're not feeling the best, you rarely do your best, but a new study found that allergies not only make life tough, they make driving dangerous, too....

CATEGORIES: Car Safety

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Car Shopping For A Teen? Here's What You Need To Know

Teen drivers are the most vulnerable motorists on the road. They take unnecessary risks. They're inexperienced. They're more likely to sit behind the wheel of used cars that don't contain the latest...

CATEGORIES: Used Car Buying Guide, Car Safety

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BMW Recalls 1.6 Million 3 Series Cars For Air Bag Problem

BMW is expanding a recall of its most popular models to fix an air bag problem that is hitting much of the global auto industry....

CATEGORIES: Auto Recalls, BMW News and Reviews

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Stepdaughter Surprises Stepdad With Restored Porsche

As a very special Father's Day gift, a stepdaughter surprised her stepdad with the car he gave up years earlier to pay for the wedding to her mother....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News

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World's Fastest Hot Tub Contender Is Hottest Thing On Four Wheels

Two friends built a working hot tub inside of a 1969 Cadillac DeVille, dubbed 'Carpool DeVille', in an attempt to set the hot tub land speed record....

CATEGORIES: Driving, Concept Cars, Weird Car News

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Bystanders Smash Car Windows To Free Kids In Hot Car

Shoppers at a strip mall in Katy, Texas smashed open a car window Monday to free two small children who had been left roasting in the car while their mother got a haircut....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News

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Kids Group Wants White House To Address Hot-Car Deaths

Kids and Cars, a nonprofit organization that advocates for children's traffic safety, is asking the federal government to provide funds for research and development of technology that can detect a...

CATEGORIES: Automotive News, Car Safety

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The Cheapest And Most Expensive Cities To Buy A Used Car

The farther west you shop, the most expensive it is to score a used car, according to a new study from CarGurus....

CATEGORIES: Used Car Buying Guide, Saving Money

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Fast & Furious 7 Wraps, Cast Thank-You Note Mourns Paul Walker

Shooting has officially wrapped on the latest installment of the Fast and Furious franchise, and as part of that, the cast and crew has issued a touching note that pays tribute to the new members of...

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News

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Hack A Tesla, Win $10,000

In the world of computers, competitions that challenge so-called "white hat" hackers are fairly common. Break into this system in X minutes and we'll give you Y dollars. Rarely, though, does this...

CATEGORIES: Tesla News and Reviews

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Dad Pleads With Parents To Remember Kids In Hot Cars

After five minutes of sitting in a hot car, Terry Williams was drenched with sweat. After ten minutes, he felt like the air had been sucked out of his lungs. After 15 minutes, he got out of the car....

CATEGORIES: Car Safety

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Valet Crashes Lamborghini Outside Of Hotel

Security cameras were rolling as a valet at a swanky hotel in India crashed a Lamborghini Gallardo while trying to pull it around front....

CATEGORIES: Weird Car News, Car Crashes

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