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.
Miata-Based Fiat 124 Spider's Days Limited Due to Dwindling Demand, Rising Costs: Report
Aug 25, 2019 5:38 PM
Found for Auction: 1974 BMW 3.0 CSL in Rare Taiga Metallic Green Is 1-of-4 Ever Made
Aug 25, 2019 2:00 PM
Russian State-Backed Aurus Senat Is a 598-HP, $274K Luxury Barge Built for Oligarchs
Aug 25, 2019 11:00 AM
Listen to the 2020 Audi RS6 Avant Produce Four Straight Minutes of Twin-Turbo V-8 Grunt
Aug 25, 2019 9:19 AM
Your Time to Watch The Fast and The Furious Films on Netflix Is Coming to an End
Aug 24, 2019 3:46 PM
Here's Our First Peek at Lamborghini's Hybrid V-12 Hypercar Ahead of Its September Reveal
Aug 24, 2019 12:16 PM
This Totally Custom Tesla Model S Pickup Truck Is a Toy-Hauling, Tire-Shredding EV
Aug 24, 2019 10:52 AM
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Aug 15, 2019
You're Going to Kill Someone by Ripping a Donut on the Bonneville Salt FlatsWhen you mess with the high-speed lake beds, people can die.
Aug 6, 2019
Hey, Race Fans: Formula E Deserves Your AttentionA gasoline-swiller checks in on the future of motorsports—and comes away impressed.
Aug 6, 2019
Que Sera, Sera: On Site in Mexico for the VW Beetle's Final GoodbyeThe last Beetle shows what a car can mean to the country that builds it.
Jul 27, 2019
Fast at 15: A Day in the Life of Global Mazda MX-5 Cup's Youngest-Ever Race WinnerRobert Noaker is just a fifteen-year-old kid. And a full-time student. And a championship-contending racer.
Jul 9, 2019
The Drive Interview: Aston Martin CEO Dr. Andy PalmerThe charismatic CEO on leaving a mark, why V-12s can survive another decade, and how America is saving the manual transmission.
Jun 17, 2019
How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Buy A TeslaA seemingly crazy choice becomes the only choice.
May 30, 2019
My Infant Daughter’s Life Shouldn’t Be a Variable In Tesla Autopilot's Public BetaNeither she nor you signed Tesla’s Autopilot Terms and Conditions.
May 29, 2019
Hey, Enthusiasts: The Toyota Supra is the BMW Sports Car You’ve Been Asking ForThe new Toyota Supra is the hottest BMW in 20 years.
May 9, 2019
The Savage and Noble History of Baja RacingHats off to the last really dangerous motorsport on dry land.
Apr 29, 2019
How to Attempt a Cross-Country Record on Three WheelsWant to double down on the most miserable cross-country driving record ever set? Of course you do.
Mar 29, 2019
The 2019 Bentley Continental GT Proves Human Driving Will Never DieThe latest version of Bentley's gran turismo shows there'll be value in the long drive long after robots have taken over our commutes.
Mar 21, 2019
Henry Crew Will Be the Youngest Person to Circle the World by MotorcycleAt around mile 45,000, The Drive sat down with the 23-year-old Crew to discuss his travels and tribulations.
Mar 13, 2019
You Don't Need A Full-Size Pickup Truck, You Need a Cowboy CostumeThe most popular vehicles in America may be the greatest examples of overcompensation ever invented.
Jan 2, 2019
A Track Comparo Pits NASCAR Against IndyCar. Who Wins?“You don’t want to see what happens if an inexperienced driver misses a shift in something like this."
Dec 17, 2018
Mulholland Is Burning: How the Iconic Rock Store Survived the Woolsey FireA catastrophic wildfire nearly destroyed a motorcycle Mecca.
Nov 30, 2018
Volkswagen's Tiniest Car Is All You Need To Terrify Yourself On The NürburgringAlways meet your heroes if you can, especially if that hero is a supercar-humbling Volkswagen Up!
Nov 5, 2018
The 10 Best & Worst of Automotive Tech in 2018Because there's too much going on to wait for December.
Nov 2, 2018
A Local's Guide to Being Slowly Choked to Death by New York City Traffic, in Five VehiclesNYC gridlock can do to mobility solutions what whisky did to Dylan Thomas outside of White Horse Tavern, but with less humanity.
Oct 31, 2018
LA Is Trying to Fix its Prostitution Problem by Banning Right Turns at Night—and it Might be WorkingA city's battle to take back its streets from the streetwalkers, one illegal turn at a time.
Oct 3, 2018
Tesla's 'Leaked' Email About Using Employees to Beta Test Full Self-Driving Cars Makes No SenseThere's something off about the timing, motivation, and especially the content of Tesla's latest "leak."
Oct 3, 2018
Here's How the Autonomous Air Taxi of Tomorrow Won't Let You DieThe Drive's tech writer and aviation expert takes us into the future for a ride in a self-flying electric aircraft. It might be a bumpy ride.
Sep 28, 2018
With Start-Ups Finally Penetrating the Auto Industry, a Pair of Legacy Manufacturers Launched Their OwnWith Polestar and Genesis, Volvo and Hyundai will target more upscale customers—and hope to elevate their core products in the process.
Sep 21, 2018