Category: American Business

2018 Nissan Leaf first drive review

Two years before the first Tesla Model S rolled off the assembly line, the Nissan Leaf became the first modern all-electric car to be produced and sold in large numbers. The first-generation Leaf went on to become the bestselling electric car in history, but after over six years on sale, this groundbreaker was getting long…

2018 Volkswagen Atlas review

For the last few years, the crossover SUV market has been hotter than a Carolina Reaper. More people buy crossovers today than any other type of vehicle, and the reason is simple – crossovers work like SUVs but drive like cars. For Volkswagen, though, reception has been mild at best. Honda sold about 360,000 CR-Vs…

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Folding helmets and emojis for your carna

At any given moment, there are approximately a zillion different crowdfunding campaigns happening on the web. Take a stroll through Kickstarter or Indiegogo and you’ll find no shortage of weird, useless, and downright stupid projects out there — alongside some real gems. We’ve cut through the fidget spinners and janky iPhone cases to round up the…

Manhat’s $465,000 BMW X6 concept is part dune buggy and part hot rod

The BMW X6 is many things, but it’s certainly not discreet. It’s not unifying, either. It’s the kind of car people either love or hate. German tuner Manhart is making it even more contentious by turning it into a cross between a dune buggy, a hot rod, and, at least with this yellow-and-black paint job,…

The Best Car Adapters You Can Buy

We’re very fortunate to live in a time replete with gizmos that allow us a deeper connection to our cars. But between factory-installed services that cut out the owner or cost-prohibitive, user-unfriendly diagnostic hardware, we’re left knowing the least about what’s going on with the car we own. This puts many of us in the…