Jeff Lee

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Forza Motorsport 6 review

Let’s start with the look and feel of driving. I can’t say conclusively this is the best-looking driving game on any console — I’ve heard good things about PS4’s <i>Driveclub</i> — but I am comfortable asserting that it’s the most <i>comprehensively</i> good-looking one, because it’s such a huge game. The jaggies …

Artificial intelligence will make religion obsolete within our lifetime

After conquering the kitchen, the game show, and outer space, are our machines heading for religion next?<p>The singularity is a hypothesized time in …

The 3 Major Industries AI and Big Data Will Reshape This Decade

We live in an age of disruption — and that’s a good thing.<p>Industries will be transformed. Major companies will fall.<p>Old systems will collapse as …

2000HP Lamborghini Loses Control Into Lake

The 'world's first vertical take-off jet'

The six-seat TriFan 600 aircraft , proposed by the XTI Aircraft Company on the crowdfunding website Start Engine last month, combines a helicopter’s ability to take off from and land on any helipad-sized flat surface with the speed and mileage range of private jets. The new design would remove the …

Climate-smart cities could save the world $22tn, say economists

Green buildings and better infrastructure would not only spur economic growth but also cut carbon emissions equal to India’s annual output<p>Putting cities on a course of smart growth – with expanded public transit, energy-saving buildings, and better waste management - could save as much as $22tn and …

Waste Management

Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

From ending natural disasters, to flying to Sydney in an hour, scientists are working on future technologies to solve some of humanity's biggest challenges<p>Imagine a world where severe storms, tornadoes, and flash flooding are no longer a threat to human life. Or a time when flying from London to …

Nasa may have found the most Earth-like planet to date

<i>UPDATE: Nasa has now announced its findings. Read all about it here.</i><p>Nasa may have just found the closest thing to an Earth-like planet in the …

1,000HP AWD 2015 Mustang

July 7, 2015 2 Comments<p>Bad Boy<p>UBB Supercars is developing an insane, all-wheel-drive super ’Stang<p>By <b>Steve Turner</b><br>Photos courtesy of <b>UBB Super Cars</b><p>We …

Will 1000+ HP new 2015 Z06's become the benchmark? We think so...

That simple four-digit power number has been the Holy Grail for street driven performance cars.<p>Being able to claim having over 1000 horsepower is a …

First Look Flashback: 1987 Buick GNX

Way back in 1987, we knew the GNX would become seriously collectable. Did we dream one could sell for $165,000, though? Maybe.<p><i>This article originally appeared in the June 1987 issue of</i> Road & Track.<p>It's this easy: Find a lonely straight road, preferably a drag strip. Make certain the engine of the …

First Drive: 2016 Cadillac ATS-V

There's a certain glory to driving a $61,000 Cadillac like a NASCAR stocker, chucking sideways and jumping curbs.<p>I'm not gonna lie to you," he said, "the V8 will fit."<p>Loaded words. Similar statements have produced everything from the original Shelby Cobra to the first real Corvette. And so I stood …

Dodge goes all-out with the 2016 Viper ACR

With a crazy aero package, adjustable suspension, and up to 1.5g of cornering grip, Dodge says this is the fastest Viper ever.<p>Dodge is dusting off the American Club Racer badge, affixing it to the most extreme, track-honed snake to ever roll out of the Connor Avenue assembly plant. Meet the 2016 …

NBC scores big in first NASCAR broadcast since 2006

Talk about baptism under fire: The NASCAR Sprint Cup Coke Zero 400, NBC’s first NASCAR Sprint Cup broadcast since 2006, finally signed off at 3:04 …

Report: Jeremy Clarkson's Netflix Deal Looking More Likely

Thanks to a non-compete, Clarkson can't talk cars on British TV until 2017. But that doesn't apply to Netflix, with whom the Top Gear host has apparently been chatting.<p>The rumor has been circulating for awhile that Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May were planning to take their style of …

Clarkson, Hammond, And May Potentially Blocked From New Show

The Top Gear trio have been mum so far on the exact plans they have for the future. We know that a new car show is in the works, but the question …

Sergio Marchionne: Ferrari IPO Worth 'At Least' $11B

Since late last year, we've known parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE: FCAU] is planning to take Ferrari public on the New York Stock …

Boeing just patented a jet engine powered by lasers and nuclear explosions

With airplane makers constantly on the lookout for new and more efficient ways to power their products, this laser engine is the latest idea cooked up by the engineers at Boeing.<p>Modern airliners such as the Boeing Dreamliner are powered by multiple turbofan engines. These engines deploy a series of …

Volkswagen Promises Battery Breakthrough for Electric Cars (And a Weird Little Scooter)

Battery technology has advanced to the point where consumer vehicles like the Tesla Model S can go between 300 and 450 kilometers on a single charge. …

Corvette Z06: Power, perks and an intoxicating roar

Ignore the part about zero to 60 in 2.95 seconds. Instead, check out the price.<p>The new Corvette Z06 starts at $80,000. Fully loaded, it costs $110,000.<p>That's a lot. But because this 650-horsepower Vette is packed with power and perks, and has the chops to keep up with and even beat McLarens, …

Yikes: Cameraman Has Close Call with NASCAR Crash at Daytona

A cameraman at the Coke Zero 400 NASCAR race escaped disaster this past weekend at the Daytona International Speedway. While working a camera on a …

Installing Solar Panels Is About to Get Easier for Lower- and Middle-Income Americans

Home solar panels tend to carry a whiff of luxury or granola, even as entrepreneurs and nonprofits prove that they can be affordable at every strata. …

Uber CEO To Tesla: Sell Me Half A Million Autonomous Electric Cars In 2020

Tesla Motors is one of several automakers planning to put a self-driving car on sale sometime in the next few years, and it already seems to have at …

By 2050 around 75% of all the world's population will be urban. Is this a good thing?

Population density, when done right, is a great tool to make people happier, give them more opportunities (social, economic, cultural, etc) <i>and</i> reduce …

Living Rooms

Roundup: We name our top muscle car picks

<b>The auto industry is ripe with rivalries between cars and few are as heated as the pony car trio – the Chevrolet Camaro, Dodge Challenger and the</b> …

Sports Cars

Taking Wing: 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing vs. 2016 Mercedes-AMG GT S

A Gullwing from the year of our magazine's birth and a new AMG GT S fly low over Los Angeles.<p>From the July 2015 issue<p>The slow, clockwise churn of the North Pacific Gyre is what gives Los Angeles its famously fine climate, producing as it does the two dominant weather patterns that the bored …

The Spirit of Detroit: 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Sting Ray 427 vs. 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible

A cruise up and down Motown's Woodward Avenue in a 1967 Corvette 427 and a new Z06 convertible is a trip through the city's success and failure.<p>From the July 2015 issue<p>A 1967 Corvette Sting Ray is our time machine for visiting the era when America and <i>Car and Driver</i> came of age. The 1960s marked the …

Let Them Have Solar Panels: New Obama Plan Doesn’t Help Poor, But Reducing Regulations Would

The White House is planning to give more than a half a billion dollars in government and private funding for solar panel installations for low and …

Regulation

It Looks Like a Regular Van, but Extend the Cabin, and This DoubleBack Becomes a Home

It's No Myth: Robots and Artificial Intelligence Will Erase Jobs in Nearly Every Industry

With the unemployment rate falling to 5.3 percent, the lowest in seven years, policy makers are heaving a sigh of relief. Indeed, with the technology …

Singularity