But even though fully autonomous cars haven't yet rolled into showrooms, many drivers already own cars with autonomous features.
Tesla is currently allowed to sell its cars directly to consumers in Indiana, but a recently-introduced bill in the Indiana statehouse may curb that practice.
The Chevrolet Trax and the Honda HR-V are part of a small SUV explosion in recent years, and both are spacious and well-suited to city and suburban use by couples or young families.
Ten affected automakers including BMW, Ford, and General Motors joined together last year to figure out the issues that caused deadly explosions of Takata airbags. They've identified three -- possibly four -- culprits.
The security flaw in Nissan Leaf's telematic-based systems makes the industry, and consumers, more alert to privacy risks in these applications. That's a good thing.
Takata may not be out of the woods yet when it comes to recalling airbags. A new report estimates that as many as 90 million vehicles, and possibly more, could be affected by the issue.
The Toyota Corolla and Honda Civic have been two of the best-selling compact sedans in the United States for decades. Each will provide economical, reliable basic transportation, but one earns considerably better ratings from our reviewers.
Could the diesel scandal have prompted Volkswagen to recall its Takata airbags?
A recent survey from Autotrader took a look at what car buyers care about most when they're in the market for a new vehicle. The answers may be surprising.
The Kia Sorento and Honda CR-V are both aimed right at the families who need the space to cart people and gear, and are more concerned with safety than sporty manners. Which one's better for you?
A new study shows that nearly one in five cars in America needs a repair because of recalls. But the numbers vary by car type and location.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has determined that, for regulatory purposes, the software controlling autonomous cars ca be considered a 'driver.' What, specifically, does that mean?
Takata airbags have been linked to 10 deaths worldwide and prompted recalls of about 24 million vehicles in the United States.
The Buick Cascada arrives on the scene just as the market for American convertibles is opening up. It's a really nice convertible at a really nice price, and it hits the streets this spring.
The Toyota Prius and the Chevy Volt model both made great improvements to their latest models. Which you should choose will depend on what kind of green car owner you want to be.
Data from the US Department of Transportation indicates that there may have been more wheels on the road than ever in 2015.
Both the Honda Fit and the Hyundai Accent are low-cost cars, but each has some distinct appeal for buyers. One, however, is a clear cut above the other.
Several federal agencies are beginning to roll out new plans that will help accelerate the development of things like autonomous technology in cars.
The Hyundai Ioniq rides on a dedicated platform designed not only to offer a variety of alternative powertrains but also be lightweight and fun to drive.
On January 19th, the Federal Trade Commission is poised to rule on whether Tesla Motors and other carmakers would be allowed to sell their cars directly to consumers.