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Every year, car companies pour millions of dollars into racing technology. This isn't just for entertainment -- check out this HowStuffWorks podcast to learn how innovations in racing technology have influenced the technology in everyday cars. See more »

How Driverless Cars Will Work

Driverless cars were once the stuff of science fiction. However, as technology improves, computer-driven vehicles might be coming to a street near you. Check out this HowStuffWorks podcast to learn more about the pros and cons of driverless cars. See more »

How Crash Tests Work

Car manufacturers depend on intensive crash tests to guarantee the safety of a vehicle. However, crash testing is considered controversial by some groups, and unnecessary by others. Listen in as the HowStuffWorks podcasters explore crash testing. See more »

What will 'luxury car' mean in 2030?

As technology improves, the definition of luxury changes. For example, the luxurious car features of the past are often standard today. What does this mean for the future of luxury? Check out this HowStuffWorks podcast to learn more. See more »

How Car Theft Works

Every 26 seconds, a car is stolen in the U.S. Unfortunately, thieves are more than willing to risk heavy penalties and arrests for the enormous profit involved in selling stolen cars and car parts. Check out this HowStuffWorks podcast to learn more. See more »