The Drive Longform
Using great storytelling, original photography, personal essays, and exhaustive reporting, our Longform articles go deep on cars, tech, transportation, racing, and the personalities that drive them all.
Kentucky Woman Arrested for Leaving Kids in Car With Loaded Guns While She Tanned
Sep 22, 2018 1:18 PM
Mad Scientists Graft an '80s Mercedes-Benz 190E Body to a Modern C63 AMG Chassis
Sep 21, 2018 7:36 PM
Watch This Kawasaki Ninja H2R Drag Race a Fighter Jet, F1 Car, and a Modified Tesla
Sep 21, 2018 1:51 PM
2019 Ram 1500 Rebel Ups Its Luxury and Tech Game With 'Rebel 12' Special Edition
Sep 21, 2018 12:00 PM
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Sep 21, 2018
An Honest Tech Glossary for Micromobility, Tesla, and the 'Cactus Effect'The buzzwords are proliferating faster than Bird scooters in Los Angeles. Here, a handy glossary for the current mobility lingo.
Sep 12, 2018
Tesla Model 3 Vs. Amtrak's Acela Express: The Electric Future Acid TestTwo visions of our transportation future—a high-speed train and an electric car—face off in a sprint from New York City to Boston.
Sep 6, 2018
DriveTribe Has Lost $16 Million in Two Years. Has it Also Lost its Way?Missed opportunities, zombie tribes, and an overdose of Clarkson, Hammond, and May—this is DriveTribe today.
Aug 31, 2018
Automakers and Audio Companies Are Pushing In-Car Music Technology Farther Than EverUsing the most voodoo of automotive sciences, premium sound systems lean on both expert ears and virtual modeling. The result: Listening bliss.
Aug 31, 2018
Formula 1 Needs to Bring Back Ground Effect Race CarsGround effect aero was banned from F1 in 1983—with good reason. It's time to bring it back.
Jul 30, 2018
Behind the Shadowy Billion-Dollar Payouts of F1, NASCAR, and IndyCarWe take an in-depth look at who makes the money—and how much—in the world's top-tier racing series.
Jul 30, 2018
Sergio Marchionne's Record as Fiat Chrysler CEO Was, In Fact, Decidedly MixedEncomiums for the late, great auto executive are deserved. But the champagne toasts and Pollyanna takes are obscuring serious problems at FCA.
Jul 26, 2018
United States, EU Agree to Keep Agreeing on Auto TariffsIn an unexpected press conference yesterday afternoon, President Trump promises to hold off on auto tariffs and EU president pledges to buy more American soy beans.
Jul 23, 2018
Mobility Showdown: Bird Scooter vs. Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG in Santa MonicaLos Angeles traffic is the great equalizer.
Jul 2, 2018
Behind the Scenes of Ducati's Triumphant Return to Pikes Peak 2018Three days on the trail of the American CEO who insists Ducati remain King of the Mountain.
Jun 29, 2018
The Truth Behind Electrek's Shady Alliance with TeslaHow the most popular electric car news site quietly wages a proxy war on behalf of Elon Musk.
Jun 21, 2018
Living the Perfect Lotus Lifestyle, 1 Racetrack at a TimeLife moves pretty fast, and so does the Lotus Evora 400.
May 25, 2018
Supercar Camping in a Lamborghini Huracan Performante: 2 National Parks, 6 Days, and 1,000 MilesAll to answer one question: How stupid is it to camp out of a supercar?
May 25, 2018
Everything You Need to Know to Have the Ultimate Motorcycle Camping AdventureThink you can't commune with nature on two wheels? Think again.
Apr 19, 2018
The Strange Short Flight of Flat Earth Rocket ManOne part conspiracy theorist, one part daredevil, and 100-percent homegrown chutzpah.
Apr 2, 2018
Welcome to the Culturedome: Lexus, Mercedes-Benz Court the Highbrow Set at Art Basel Miami and SXSWUnlike our self-proclaimed Big Tech saviors, carmakers still do the dirty work talking to real people, in the physical world, about what comes next.
Mar 21, 2018
4 Days in Korea: 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe and Nexo Fuel Cell, the Winter Olympics, and Level 4 AutonomyGetting a first-hand look at South Korean car culture from the company that defines it.
Mar 16, 2018
The Rebelle Rally Is a 7-Day, 1200-Mile, Women-Only, GPS-Free Test of Endurance, Brains, and HeartA first-person account of all the off-road dirt—and in-car drama—from the 2017 Rebelle Rally.
Oct 25, 2017
Are Hydrogen Cars the Next Big Thing … Again?Battery-electrics may seem to have won the war for EV supremacy—in the U.S. at least—but don't count out the H2 industry just yet.
Oct 20, 2017
TV Review: Jalopnik Vs. AmericaCan the 13-year-old car blogging juggernaut land the jump to the small screen?
Aug 11, 2017
Behind the Scenes With the All-New 2019 Bentley Continental GTThe car that defined Bentley's modern era moves the brand definitively into the future.
Jul 11, 2017
A 9-Day Journey Along the Most Controversial Strip of Land in Trump's AmericaMore than a political rallying cry, the Mexican border is its own unique ecosystem. The Drive's Ben Preston went in search of stories on both sides of the divide.
Mar 10, 2017
How to Buy a Vintage FerrariYou may only get to do this once, so be sure to do it right.
Mar 8, 2017
The Way We Talk About Autonomy Is a Lie, and That's DangerousNo matter what you've been told—and told, and told again—our self-driving future is a long and uncharted ways off. Pretending otherwise might have dire consequences. Here's an unvarnished look at the current reality.
Feb 28, 2017