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Inverse reviews cars of the future. Whether they represent the immediate future or are far-flung concepts, we ask why they’re different and how they innovate. If it runs on electricity, hydrogen, or gasoline, Inverse reviews them with a sharp curiosity about what’s next.

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Rivian R1S Review: The best electric SUV yet

Rivian takes its successful electric truck formula and gives it the three-row SUV treatment

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A single color is reason enough to buy a Jaguar XF

The XF is a lovely luxury limo, but I can’t wait for the inevitable EV powertrain.

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Range Rover is the rich person’s ride for 1 simple reason

It’s always been comfortable, luxurious, and effortlessly capable. Now it does all of that even better.

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Chevrolet Silverado ZR2 2022 review: Price, specs, interior, and one glorious feature

Step 1: Look GoodStep 2: Sound GoodStep 3: Profit!

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One simple thing makes the Nissan Z a perfect sports car

Manual transmissions have been relegated to a bare handful of cars. So what's the enthusiast to do?

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Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid review: Price, specs, and one annoying thing

As a plug-in EV stepping stone, the Flying Spur Hybrid does the job. But now I just really want a full-electric ultra-luxury sedan.

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F-150 Lightning Review: Why it’s the most important EV ever made

Ford has taken the best-selling vehicle in the country and created a Built Ford Tough EV version.

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The Wilds Season 2 review: Amazon's hidden gem proves it's better than Yellowjackets

Teen drama, survival, and conspiracy: This show has it all.

Car Review

Toyota bZ4X review: Price, range, specs, interior, and one innovative feature

The bZ4X is a solid EV, though it's still an early effort from the world's largest carmaker.

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2022 Genesis G70 review: Hands-on test reveals why it's an astonishingly good sports sedan

The best bang-for-the-buck sports sedan around.

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2022 GMC Hummer EV Pickup review: It will make you forget all about the Tesla Cybertruck

This epic supertruck makes Elon’s seem like virtual reality.

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2021 Lexus IS 350 review: One week told me the truth about the “perfect” car

Improved, but not quite enough.

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2021 Hyundai Elantra review: Is this the best affordable car money can buy?

Affordability comes in a sleek package.

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2021 Toyota Sienna review: The most pleasurable vehicle for one type of person

Being a hybrid is no longer a major selling point.

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One drive in the “hands-free” 2022 Lincoln Navigator told me everything I need to know

New for 2022, the flagship Lincoln allows for completely hands-free driving (as long as you keep both eyes on the road).

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2021 Volkswagen Arteon review: Luxury comes in a surprising package

Prepare to be stunned.

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Gear

Citroën's new concept EV uses cardboard for parts — and it's brilliant

Citroën’s Oli EV concept features a hood, roof and bed panels made of recycled cardboard.

Innovation

EV ownership has a racial gap — one major change could bridge the divide

Today’s charging infrastructure favors homeowners, who are more likely to be white.

HORIZONS

This jet engine-powered EV revs up a wild 70-year-old idea

Ladies and gentlemen, start your jet engines.

Innovation

Tesla Full Self-Driving 10.69: Specs, price, and early reviews of the latest update

Beta-testers seem pleased with the changes, which will now cost $15,000 for new vehicles.

Innovation

Prolific Tesla beta-tester reveals what Full Self-Driving 10.13 needs to fix

The namesake of “Chuck’s turn” hopes it can address some major pain points.

Opinion

Tesla software updates reveal a potential roadblock to electric vehicles’ expansion

Over-the-air updates are especially common for vehicles that run fully or partially on electricity instead of gasoline or another fuel.

Opinion

Want to buy an EV? Here’s what you need to know about the Inflation Reduction Act

Opinion: At first glance, the revised EV tax credits seem like a smart move.

Innovation

This self-healing material could fix your dinged-up car in 30 minutes

Good news for people who can’t park.

HORIZONS

Electric vehicles depend on chargers — this truth may be their greatest obstacle

A chicken in every pot and a charger in every garage? Not for everyone.

Car Review

Rivian R1S Review: The best electric SUV yet

Rivian takes its successful electric truck formula and gives it the three-row SUV treatment

Car Review

A single color is reason enough to buy a Jaguar XF

The XF is a lovely luxury limo, but I can’t wait for the inevitable EV powertrain.

Innovation

Are self-driving cars safe? The tipping point rests on a psychological illusion

Opinion: Adopting autonomous vehicles is a question of psychology as much as of technology.

Boiling point

Can cars run on water? The science of a TikTok conspiracy theory, explained

This crap again?

HORIZONS

Beam-steering radio technology could help autonomous cars finally hit the road

This innovation could fundamentally change how we move around a city.

Car Review

Range Rover is the rich person’s ride for 1 simple reason

It’s always been comfortable, luxurious, and effortlessly capable. Now it does all of that even better.

Car Review

Chevrolet Silverado ZR2 2022 review: Price, specs, interior, and one glorious feature

Step 1: Look GoodStep 2: Sound GoodStep 3: Profit!