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Car Tech 101: Horsepower vs. Torque

Brian Cooley explains the sometimes tricky relationship between the two ways your engine's power is measured.

By February 26, 2013


Alpina rolls out a 600-horsepower BMW 5 Series -- but it'll cost you

Built on BMW's own assembly lines, the B5 Biturbo brings M5 power -- and then some -- to both sedans and wagons.

By November 23, 2015


Brabus showcases 1,500 horsepower at the Dubai Motor Show with just two cars

If the thought to purchase a nearly-900-horsepower mega-sedan never crossed your mind, that's about to change.

By November 12, 2015


Volkswagen celebrates 40 years of GTI with 400 horsepower GTE Sport plug-in hybrid concept

The automaker gets an early start on the GTI's 40th anniversary with the dramatic GTE Sport concept and a production-bound GTI Clubsport performance special edition.

By May 14, 2015


Geneva hosts a hatchback showdown and a wealth of exotic horsepower

This year's Geneva auto show went to the stratosphere as a collection of the world's most exclusive cars, but also gave us two extreme hatchbacks, the Honda Civic Type R and the Ford Focus RS.

By March 6, 2015


How to buy a new phone: The CNET smartphone buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.

By November 20, 2015


The 2017 Fiat 124 Spider: A Mazda MX-5 with its own Italian flare

The 2017 Fiat 124 Spider may be based on the MX-5, but it boasts an impressive 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, good for 160 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque. Unique sheetmetal that references the original 1966 Fiat 124 makes for a two-seat roadster that is ready for fun.

By November 18, 2015


Jeep to introduce two new aesthetic packages at the Los Angeles Auto Show

The Grand Cherokee Night and Wrangler Backcountry are largely upgrades to the vehicle's physical appearance, but a few of the Wrangler's standard bits are optional with other variants.

By November 12, 2015


Check out Honda's Clarity Fuel Cell vehicle in person at the Los Angeles Auto Show

The automaker's latest hydrogen car makes its North American debut next week.

By November 11, 2015


Chevrolet's Colorado diesel nabs pickup fuel-efficiency crown

The mid-size truck captured top fuel-sipping honors away from Ram's full-size EcoDiesel.

By November 10, 2015