High-tech driving dynamics
2014 Infiniti Q50 Hybrid
Despite a few minor quibbles, the 2014 Infiniti Q50S Hybrid steps up the tech for good fuel economy, handling, driver-assistance features, and cabin infotainment in a premium sport sedan.
Closest thing to a self-driving car
2014 Mercedes-Benz S550
The 2014 S550 is an automotive tech juggernaut, featuring every latest advance Mercedes-Benz could develop; it's even capable of steering itself.
Top-tier tech for road and track
2014 Audi RS 7 Quattro
Comfortable, high-tech, and fairly efficient, the Audi RS 7 is a total-package car with a healthy dose of horsepower.
Extremely capable and connected SUV
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee
An air suspension gives the Grand Cherokee an excellent ride and aids its off-road performance, while an excellent cabin electronics interface should serve as a model for other automakers.
Luxury, performance, and the most future-forward driving experience.
2014 Tesla Model S
The Tesla Model S not only looks good, it drives exceedingly well while running with electric efficiency, but we would like to see more of the driver-assistance features found on comparably priced cars.