A bigger-than-expected build in U.S. crude inventories to fresh record highs pushed oil markets lower on Wednesday after an early rally over concerns about production
Todd Coleman, CEO of Port of Vancouver USA, step down from his position May 19, after 15 years with the port. Coleman, a Professional Engineer, began his career with the port in 2001,
A U.S. Coast Guard crew medevaced a 47-year-old fisherman suffering from chest pains off the coast of Gloucester, Mass. Watchstanders at Sector Boston’s command
On Thursday, April 28, 2016, General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the first ship in a series of three ECO Class tankers currently under construction for SEA-Vista LLC.
You see that switch down by your knee. You can see that it has numbers and letters. You don't fully understand what it all means, but you're itching to test it all out. That's the drive selector, and before you slam it into 4Lo you should watch the video above. Engineering Explained is here to walk you through the five things you should not be...
Two apprentice developed high performance concept cars, the Volkswagen Golf GTI Heartbeat and the Volkswagen Golf R Variant Performance 35, have unveiled at the 2016 Worthersee meeting in Austria. Created over a period of nine months by a team of 12 apprentices from Saxony, Germany, the two-seat Volkswagen Golf GTI Heartbeat (above) is based on […]
Tesla's latest shareholder letter says strong demand for the Model 3 - 325,000 reservations in the first week - mean it will now built 500,000 EVs in 2018. Continue reading Tesla will deliver 90k cars this year, build 500k in 2018 Tesla...Show More Summary
These key executives are leaving Tesla just as the company is getting ready to launch its next product. Continue reading Tesla loses two execs before Model 3 production starts Tesla loses two execs before Model 3 production starts originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 04 May 2016 16:32:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
McLaren relies on a roughly 20-year-old laptop, a variant of Compaq's LTE 5280, to maintain its classic F1 supercar. Continue reading McLaren uses 20-year-old laptops on its first supercar McLaren uses 20-year-old laptops on its first supercar originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 04 May 2016 16:15:00 EDT. Show More Summary
Instead of taking new cars to the wind tunnel, Ford's bringing the tunnel to the factory. Continue reading Ford built a mobile wind tunnel from shipping containers Ford built a mobile wind tunnel from shipping containers originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 04 May 2016 15:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
After spending years searching for the cause of deadly Takata airbag defects, federal officials said Wednesday they've finally found answers. Continue reading Feds finally know why Takata's airbags keep exploding Feds finally know why Takata's airbags keep exploding originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 04 May 2016 14:48:00 EDT. Show More Summary
EV fans celebrate Nikola Tesla in Croatia; Ford fined by Mexican environmental agency. Hyundai sells its first Tucson Fuel Cell in the Bay Area. Continue reading Recharge Wrap-up: 1st Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell in Bay Area, Nikola Tesla...Show More Summary
The entire population of Fort McMurray is fleeing an out-of-control wildfire that is currently threatening the Canadian town located in Northern Alberta. Continue reading Man films hellish escape through Canadian wildfire Man films hellish escape through Canadian wildfire originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 04 May 2016 13:57:00 EDT. Show More Summary
During the dream-car days of the 1950s, it seemed as if anything could have found its way onto the car of the future. Oftentimes, some subtle version ended up on the production models a few years down the road. And while the GM dream cars are far better known than their crosstown counterparts, the 1954 […]
With 325,000 reservations made for the upcoming Model 3, Tesla decides to aggressively boost its production plan, which could be a challenge, especially since its manufacturing boss is leaving the company.
Today is May 4, known in geekery circles as Star Wars Day (May the Fourth Be With You – get it?) so I figured what the hell, may as well do something Star Wars-related. This time I’ll spare you my obsessive droid-rantings and just get a little goofy, replacing some iconic Star Wars character’s faces with car-faces. Read more...
Two high-level Tesla manufacturing executives are out in the wake of nagging quality issues with the Model S and Model X, and just before the launch of the brand’s Jesus-car, the Model 3, Bloomberg reports. Read more...
I recently set out to answer the age-old question that every car shopper must eventually ask himself: Why would I buy a brand-new Honda Odyssey when I could get a used Aston Martin for the same price? Read more...
The emblems on the back your car can sometimes be a symbol of status and a source of pride, but more often than not, they’re eyesores that would fare better as shiny belt buckles. Thankfully, I’ve devised a handy instructional video on how to remove your car’s emblems using nothing but basic hand tools. Read more...
We’ve already seen Top Gear’s first trailer. It was okay, mostly because it had Sabine Schmitz in it, and she’s a badass. A new trailer came out today, and though it is devoid of Schmitz, that doesn’t mean it’s no good. What do you think? Read more...