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Diesel option improves the ultracapable Jeep Grand Cherokee's fuel economy

The Jeep Grand Cherokee mixes a refined body style, fine cabin appointments and excellent offroad capability with a diesel engine option, taking the sting out of daily running costs.

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Refined Jeep Grand Cherokee gains fuel economy with EcoDiesel (pictures)

A diesel engine option adds decent fuel economy to the Jeep Grand Cherokee's impressive roster of capabilities.

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On the road: 2015 Mustang

Brian Cooley test drives the 2.3L turbo four engine 2015 Mustang in Malibu, Calif., and tells you what Ford did to make it global, green and cool.

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Smarter Driver: Neck restraints and headrests explained

It wasn't that long ago cars didn't even have headrests​. but ​today's cars are a much safer spot for your neck. Brian Cooley ​tells you why.

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Car Tech 101: Dual exhausts demystified

Brian Cooley visits Johnny Franklin's Muffler in San Rafael, Calif., and shows you how a dual exhaust system works and whether you'd want or need one in your car.

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Top 5: Stuff we carry in our cars

Brian Cooley reveals some new research that tells us the top five things we like to stash in our cars.

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BMW's driverless cars cruising to China

The company has been testing its "highly automated" vehicles in Europe but now wants to challenge its tech in China where multi-level highways reign supreme.

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2015 Ford Mustang: Ready for the world stage? (CNET On Cars, Episode 51)

The four-cylinder turbo Mustang starts a new era, headrests aren't for resting your head and dual exhausts demystified.

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2015 Ford Mustang: Ready for the world stage? (CNET On Cars, Episode 51)

The four-cylinder turbo Mustang starts a new era, headrests aren't for resting your head and dual exhausts demystified.

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2014 Ford Fusion Energi Titanium

Is this highly electrified member of the Fusion family worth it? Brian Cooley takes it for a spin and checks the tech.

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2015 Ford Fusion Energi (photos)

Ford's Fusion Hybrid gets an extra dose of electrification to become the flexible, efficient Energi.

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2015 Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid sedan

Your mileage may vary...a lot.

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