• Quadriplegic driver gets first autonomous car license

    Sam Schmidt is no ordinary race car driver after suffering a devastating accident in training that rendered him a quadriplegic back in 2000. Now he's also the first American to have been handed a driving license that permits him to use an autonomous vehicle on public highways. The state of Nevada has announced that Schmidt is able to drive a modified Corvette Stingray Z06 that is controlled just with the motion of his head, breath and voice commands....
  • Photos: Mercedes unveils new Maybach super car

    Mercedes-Benz unveiled the latest of its Maybach line: the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 in California on August 19....
  • China's elevated buses that drive over cars hit the road

    It may look like something from the future, but China's long-awaited "straddling bus" ran its inaugural test in Hebei province this week....
  • World’s most expensive car tyre is laced with gold, diamonds

    Tyre laced with gold and diamonds is world’s most expensive at $600,000 a set....
  • The world's most beautiful Rolls-Royce?

    The fashion maven behind the world's most beautiful Rolls-Royce...
  • Kumasi Poly builds novel electric car

    News from Kumasi, the Ashanti Region capital, indicates one of Ghana’s premier polytechnics has assembled an electric car, believed to be the first of its kind....
  • Coming soon: buses that drive over cars

    Unveiled at the 19th China Beijing International High-Tech Expo on Sunday, this is the Transit Elevated Bus, designed to help combat gridlock by letting passengers soar over the tops of cars on the increasingly congested roads of Shanghai and Beijing....
  • Bentley owned by Queen Elizabeth up for sale

    A Bentley Mulsanne is enough to make just about anyone feel like a million bucks. For a mere $285,000, you can get a Bentley that will make you feel like absolute royalty....
  • Rolls-Royce announces recall - for one car

    In a letter issued by the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Rolls - owned by BMW - announced it was recalling a single Ghost, made in 2014, because of an issue with the airbags....
  • The new Range Rover Evoque Convertible: Details, photos

    Range Rover has released details, images and video of the Evoque Convertible, which is billed as the world’s first luxury compact SUV convertible....
  • 2016 Ferrari 488 Spider driven

    Given Britain’s love of convertibles, it may come as no surprise that the new Ferrari 488 Spider will account for well over half of all 488 sales in the UK. It’s a similar story in other major markets such as the US and Germany, but it’s Britain that will have the highest proportion of convertibles over coupés....
  • Consumer Reports reliability ratings: Japanese dominate, Ford lags

    (MoneyWatch) Japanese brands continue to dominate, but Volvo, Audi and GMC cracked the Top 10 in the Consumer Reports annual reliability ratings....