Tesla electric pickup truck (Cybertruck)

Tesla Unveils The Cybertruck: An Eccentric Stainless Steel Truck With Punchy Acceleration

Today, Tesla Motors’ CEO Elon Musk revealed the Cybertruck, Tesla’s first electric pickup truck. The truck has a highly eccentric design, and even more to set it apart from its competitors than the other Tesla vehicles do. What are the key things setting the Tesla Cybertruck apart from regular pickup trucks? Vehicle specifications are dependent…

How Winter Riding Gloves Can Save Your Hands From More Than Just the Pavement

Depending on where you’re from and the type of climate you ride in, you probably don’t wear the same motorcycle apparel year-round. Winter riding in particular requires special apparel – including gloves – to keep you warm, dry and safe. While standard motorcycle gloves are designed to enhance your safety by helping you maintain a…

2019 Nissan Maxima Platinum sedan

Nissan Lightly Refreshes The 2019 Maxima With Modern Amenities

The 2019 Nissan Maxima isn’t dramatically different from its last two predecessors with regards to performance or fuel efficiency. However, at 300 HP (and 261 lb-ft of torque) the base model’s naturally aspirated 3.5L V6 wasn’t exactly lacking power. Changes to the 2019 Maxima are mostly on the exterior and include all-LED headlights and tail…

Audi R8 LMS GT3 super car

Audi R8 Refreshed With Greater Agility And Modernized Shape

The Audi R8, a 2-door Audi performance car initially released in 2006 has been redesigned (somewhat) with improved handling (especially in the braking area). The R8 LMS GT3 has shorter braking distances and an improved suspension. It can decelerate from 62.1 MPH to a stop 1.5 meters (4.9 feet) shorter than the previous model, and…

@019 Toyota Camry. Hybrid car.

The Best Selling Cars And Trucks In America, Ordered By Fuel Efficiency

The best selling vehicles in America (for 2018) are a fairly balanced mixture of sedans, crossovers, and pickup trucks. The Ford F-Series pickup trucks led sales at 451,138 units, followed by the Chevy Silverado family at 291,074 units. Let’s take a look at the fuel economy range of each of these popular vehicles, ordered by…

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 augment the truck’s electrical system without excessively thick, heavy, and expensive wires. Consider the following example: A 12-Volt, 100 Amp (1,200 Watt) circuit requires…