Hyundai/Toyota Partnership to Sell 1,000 Hydrogen-Powered Trucks

Hydrogen vehicles may have finally received the boost that is needed to propel the technology forward. Hyundai announced on Wednesday that it will sell...
Panasonic Cobalt Automotive Batteries

Panasonic Decreases Cobalt Content Of Its Batteries

Panasonic, the exclusive battery cell supplier for Tesla, is making progress towards its goal of providing cobalt-free batteries. According to Reuters, a CEO of...
Toyota Prius Regenerative Braking, Assisted by Brake Accumulator

Toyota Recalls 242,000 Prius and Lexus HS250h for Braking Issues

Toyota has topped global markets in the hybrid vehicle category, selling over five million since the introduction of the Toyota Prius in 1997. Toyota...
Fuel Cell Vehicle Myth Three – Hydrogen Fuel is Expensive

Fuel Cell Vehicle Myth Three – Hydrogen Fuel is Expensive

If cost is a measure of how willing people are to get into alternative fuel vehicles, such as fuel cell vehicles, won’t expensive hydrogen...

Mercedes Says They Tried EV Battery Swapping and It Didn't Work

I happen to be an electric car enthusiast. I like the idea of driving clean and having silent power underneath me. It's been talked about project Better Place lately, as being a system who uses a battery swapping infrastructure. IBM and the Danish government have involved in such a project and found it reliable. Mercedes, on the other hand, says they have tested the system in the 70s and found out it's not so safe.

OneCAT – the car that runs on air!

Remember an older article about a small company, called MDI, who had a plan in building a car that runs totally on air? Now...
Nissan Leaf SL with both CHAdeMO and the old SAE Charge Ports

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations, CHAdeMO or SAE Combo?

While pretty much everyone agrees that more electric vehicle charging stations are necessary, not everyone agrees which connector or charging protocol should be used. Often...

Diesel BMW Vehicles No Longer Available after 2018 in US

Beginning in 2019, diesel BMW vehicles will no longer be available in North America. Only a handful of diesel BMW vehicles are currently in...

Mercedes Benz to Ditch Electric/Fuel Cell Vito, Van Chief Says

Mercedes Benz seems to want to shelve electric vans, be them battery or fuel cell powered. The E-Cell version of their successful Vito van...
Yokohama Fin Tire Aerodynamics

Radical Tire Design Reduces Overall Vehicle Drag

One might assume that a smooth surface is the most aerodynamic, which is why keeping cargo off the roof rack gives you better gas...