Business InsiderWhy Electric Cars May Be Much Dirtier Than Gas-Powered OnesBusiness InsiderElectric cars recharged with power from natural-gas-fired stations were also a lot less lethal than petrol-driven ones, with 439 deaths. But if those same electric cars were recharged ultimately by coal, they would be responsible, according to the ...
JalopnikThis African President Allegedly Spent $18 Million On Cars In One DayJalopnikCourtesy of France 24 comes this report on one car purchase on what looks like one day in January 2010 when the recently elected president Ali Bongo – son of longtime ruler Omar Bongo – bought a passel of luxury cars via a Swiss company.
Inhabitat's Week in Green: Solar farms, hydrogen cars and 3D-printing in spaceEngadgetWireless charging could be the future of electric cars, and one small city is giving the technology a test run. The Swedish car company Scania is launching a wireless charging system for Södertälje's fleet of 2,000 city buses that could save 13 million ...and more […]
Columbus DispatchCars aren't top priority for many young adultsColumbus DispatchTim Kelly, who is about to become chairman of the House Transportation Policy and Finance Committee, said whether millennials eschew cars “really depends on where they live. If you grew up in Eveleth, there's no other way to get around than to hop in a ...Millennials Ow […]
California isn't ready for driverless carsLos Angeles TimesAutonomous vehicles use GPS and other navigation systems to get from point A to point B, and the cars have sensors to detect and react to situations on the road. The DMV finalized rules for testing driverless cars only in September, and since then ...
End of Year Deals on New Cars and TrucksKITV HonoluluThey were selling cars and trucks at Honolulu Ford helping to bring their numbers up 30 percent from last year. Overall this year 53 thousand cars were purchased in Hawaii and that number is expected to continue growing. 11:49 - 11:58 "WE DID 26 NEW ...and more »
Detroit Free PressThe 13 most intriguing new cars coming in 2015Detroit Free Press"These vehicles are smash hits in the rest of the world," Cars.com Detroit bureau chief Aaron Bragman said. Hyundai thinks a roomier interior and new looks could make the Tucson a hit with U.S. buyers. □ Jaguar XE: Jaguar's first compact sedan ...
ReutersIn Cuba's sea of classic cars, the truly valuable are elusiveReutersAround 60,000 vintage cars have run on Cuba's roads since before the 1959 revolution led by Fidel Castro, but finding a collectible of value is a challenge. For every hidden gem, there are thousands of beaten up clunkers, largely stripped of their ...and more »
CNNMoneyTime travel with Cuba's Frankenstein carsCNNMoneyBut she doesn't work for any government. Instead, she sells her photos of cars and trucks -- usually vehicles that have not yet been revealed to the public -- to car magazines and auto enthusiast web sites hungry for even a camouflaged glimpse of an ...Could Classic Cuban Cars Be En Route to […]
Los Angeles TimesDMV delays rules for driverless cars as it seeks more input on safetyLos Angeles TimesMany transportation experts agree that autonomous cars should be safer than human drivers who are more prone to making mistakes because they have slower response times and become distracted by text messages, sports scores, and YouTube videos on ...Californi […]