Saturday, January 16, 2021

Ford Embraces Car And Patent Sharing

Ford Motor Company has embraced the concepts of patent and carsharing, and is accepting early adopters for its new carsharing program.
2019 Dodge Ram pickup truck

The 2019 Dodge RAM 1500 Has A 48-Volt Hybrid System

Dodge has released the 2019 Ram 1500 pickup with a 48-Volt eTorque mild-hybrid powertrain and up to 5,788 kg (12,750 pounds) of towing capacity. The use of higher voltages helps designers to...

Revisiting The Old EV Concern: Will Cars Still Be Nice?

I have heard a number of people complain that electric vehicles are too slow, too expensive, and therefore would reduce society to a bunch of tiny, expensive 'econoboxes'. That was ten...

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Is Now For Sale In Australia

According to Mitsubishi Motors' website, the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is now for sale in Australia. Mitsubishi called it the first plug-in crossover hybrid SUV. The manufacturer's suggested price for the vehicle...
Vintage CB radio

Pre-Owned vs New CB Radios: Which Is Better?

It happens to most of us. We look at our laptops and wish we had enough money to get a CB radio while glimpsing at the screen. You probably can! You...

Toyota Licenses Wireless Charging Technology

Toyota has licensed wireless charging technology for electric vehicles from WiTricity. Wireless charging technology is usually touted because of the fact that owners don't have to plug their cars in themselves. This...

HTT Wants A Hyperloop Running In 3 Years

The startup company Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) wants to get a hyperloop evacuated-tube transit system up and running in a maximum of 3 years.
The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado pickup truck.

Low Gas Prices May Not Affect Fuel Economy Targets (Yet)

Gas prices across the United States have fallen to low levels which are well under $3 per gallon. Economically, this is good, but people are likely to waste more, offsetting the...