Watch the Tesla Model S P85D make kids scream and laugh

At this point, no one questions whether the new Tesla Model S P85D is fast. There are plenty of videos on the Internet of it destroying supercars off the line, and even some of it scaring adults. » 3/17/15 12:58pm 3/17/15 12:58pm

Why does the Tesla Model X keep getting delayed?

It's no secret: The Tesla Model X electric SUV is coming, and electric-car fans, Tesla owners, and automotive geeks alike are all excited about it. Originally scheduled to launch late in 2013, to say the Model X is late would be an understatement. It's been delayed multiple times, but why?… » 2/09/15 11:43am 2/09/15 11:43am

Elon Musk Thinks You're Too Stupid To Understand Tesla's Metrics

Next month Tesla will release its 2014 earnings report and hold a call with analysts to discuss the data. » 1/29/15 11:45am 1/29/15 11:45am

Toyota exec slams Tesla for making only electric cars

Tesla is the darling child that people seem to just love to hate. Whether it be automakers, dealership associations, or lobbyists, haters gonna to hate. Remember that time a Hyundai executive trash-talked Tesla? » 1/28/15 4:10pm 1/28/15 4:10pm

GM's next hybrid system is hiding in the 2016 Chevy Volt

Remember when Mary Barra was product chief at GM (before becoming the CEO) and said the company planned to focus on plug-in electric cars and mild hybrids? Well, the mild hybrids bit didn't work out so well, did it? » 1/16/15 12:18pm 1/16/15 12:18pm

The Bolt is a terrible name for Chevy's next electric car

Yesterday we learned that General Motors' CEO Mary Barra plans to take the sheet off a concept version of Chevrolet's 200-mile electric car on Monday morning. The car that will take on the Tesla Model III. This concept's name? The Bolt. » 1/11/15 10:51am 1/11/15 10:51am

This 2015 Corvette Z06 had 891 miles when the engine grenaded

So you have your awesome new 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06. You're being a good little boy or girl and adhering to the break-in procedure. All of a sudden, your engine starts knocking. What'd you do?! » 12/30/14 6:59pm 12/30/14 6:59pm

We drove the new Tesla P85D and, holy hell, it's like a rocket!

There's about to be a ton of used single-motor Tesla Model S electric cars flooding the market. How do we know? Because we just drove the new 2014 Tesla Model S P85D, and every Tesla owner's going to want to trade their car for this thing. » 12/22/14 4:48pm 12/22/14 4:48pm

Are Republicans actually behind the Tesla sales bans?

Tesla supporters have been wondering: Are state auto-dealer lobbyists working with Republican legislators to push laws banning direct sales of Teslas to retail buyers? It's a valid question, but is it true? » 12/17/14 1:14pm 12/17/14 1:14pm

Are gasoline cars actually greener than electric cars?

That's the question being poised by many outlets in the last 24 hours, all because of a new study put out by the University of Minnesota that calculates the environmental impact of manufacturing and refueling vehicles with various powerplants. » 12/16/14 12:19pm 12/16/14 12:19pm

The new 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is having power loss issues

Just last week the new 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 started shipping to dealerships and a few days later customers started taking delivery. We've already seen the Z06 hit the dyno not once, but twice, and one didn't even make it out of the dealership parking lot before doing a massive burnout. Now, a week later we are… » 12/11/14 9:19am 12/11/14 9:19am

The new 2015 Corvette Z06 has 585 hp at the wheels

The new 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 started shipping to dealerships earlier this week, and it's already showing up in dealerships days later. In fact, customers are already taking delivery of their new Z06s. So naturally it wasn't going to be long before someone slapped one on a dyno, right? Right. » 12/05/14 4:18pm 12/05/14 4:18pm

Portland supercar owners fulfilling sick kids' dreams

The stereotypical supercar owner: rich, sometimes flashy and pompous, and usually particular about babying their supercar. Now, meet Eric and Amity Peterson from Portland, Oregon. They are not your typical supercar owners. Far from it. » 12/04/14 12:51pm 12/04/14 12:51pm

The Alfa Romeo 4C: Better Than The Hellcat, Mustang, M4, And 918 Spyder

Each year we pick the best performance and luxury car on the market and name it the Motor Authority Best Car To Buy. This year, the crowd was chock full of nominees ranging from the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat and 2015 Ford Mustang to the new 2015 BMW M4 and Porsche 918 Spyder supercar. » 11/10/14 8:47am 11/10/14 8:47am