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.
All Bentley Cars and SUVs Will Be Hybrid by 2023, Electric Model to Arrive by 2025
Jun 19, 2019 11:27 AM
Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee Season 11 Will Feature Eddie Murphy in a Porsche Carrera GT
Jun 19, 2019 9:09 AM
Honda Meticulously Restored This 1961 Chevy Apache 10 Pickup Truck to Honor Its Past
Jun 18, 2019 5:56 PM
VW Will Offer Eight-Year Battery Warranty on ID Electric Hatchbacks, Promise 70 Percent Capacity
Jun 18, 2019 2:25 PM
Bankrupt Billionaire's Lamborghini Countach Discovered Roadside After Burning to a Crisp
Jun 18, 2019 1:18 PM
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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
A Rookie's Guide to Entering the 24 Hours of LemonsWant to partake in the world's best-known junker endurance racing series? Here's everything you need to know.
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.
LAWRENCE AND THE MACHINEJul 30, 2018