How Automatic Braking Systems Work

Look Out! In pretty much every case, automatic braking is part of a suite of safety system technology that works together to save your sorry...

1977 NASCAR Winston Cup Results

During the 1977 NASCAR Winston Cup season, Richard Petty authored a noteworthy all-time NASCAR record. By winning five races in the 1977 campaign, "King...

How NASCAR Prize Money Works

Up For Grabs ­Now that you know how the money is distributed, we can talk about just how much is at stake. There are 36...

Driving test Fiat 500L Crossover, the Italian for young families

Fiat has released a new version of the 500L with the slogan: “Growing up is cool”. It is clear that the Italians, this car...

Tech Companies to Lobby for Immigrant ‘Dreamers’ to Remain in US

Nearly two dozen major companies in technology and other industries are planning to launch a coalition to demand legislation that would allow young, illegal...

How Self-parking Cars Work

Future Self-parking Cars 2006 Toyota Prius Image courtesy Toyota Motor Europe S.A./N.V. ­­In 1992, Volkswagen employed self-parking technology in its IRVW (Integrated Research Volkswagen) Futura concept...

Why are the sales of electronics for your car expected to...

What is vehicle telematics? A man admires the excellent integration in a new car in Seoul, South Korea. Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images There's actually a specific name...

How the Rotating Detonation Engine Works

You can think of a rotating detonation engine as a type of pulse detonation engine -- with a twist. This is a General...

What will race cars look like in 2025?

Future Race Car Designs: Materials and Fuels ­ The designs that the teams brought to the design challenge at the L.A. Auto Show were...

How Driving on Ice Works

Driving on Black Ice If you want to get technical, black ice should really be called "clear ice." Because black ice forms with very few...