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Electric Trucks

06/24/2016 by ronseto
There is an experimental electric truck operating in California. It uses trolley car technology that is 150 years old. It is a concept that has been u...
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Last comment 06/24/2016 by Brave Sir Robin

COP of Refrigeration System used in Trains

06/13/2016 by Anonymous Poster
Vapor compression refrigeration systems are used to provide air conditioning to trains. Can you please tell practically what COP we get in such refrig...
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Last comment 06/15/2016 by wmerryall

Norway Looks Set To Ban Petrol/Gasoline-Powered Cars By 2025

06/10/2016 by PWSlack
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Last comment 06/13/2016 by James Stewart

Automobile Security System? Not So Much.

06/07/2016 by Doorman
We've talked about this. Mitsubishi Outlander hacked through in-car WiFi I'm all for making things as complicated and wonderful as possible, but is...
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Last comment 06/08/2016 by James Stewart
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IHS Expects Hydrogen Car Sales Boost by 2027

06/21/2016 by Jordan Perch
Thanks to drastically longer range and much shorter refueling times than electric vehicles, hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs) are regarded...
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Last comment 06/24/2016 by SolarEagle

Hyundai to Collaborate with Cisco Systems on Connected-Car Technologies

05/30/2016 by Jordan Perch
Internet connectivity is expected to become an integral part of future cars, as a key step towards the introduction of fully-autonomous vehicles. That...
Pathfinder Tags: Cisco connected car Hyundai in-car connectivity
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Historic Vehicles to Gain Exemption from Paris Old Car Ban

06/23/2016 by dstrohl
In a case that may have ramifications across Europe and perhaps the world, French historic vehicle enthusiasts have convinced the authorities in Paris...
Pathfinder Tags: classic auto history legislation Paris
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U.S. Postal Service to Debut Pickup Trucks Forever Stamps

06/22/2016 by dstrohl
The United States Postal Service has a thing for old cars. After honoring hot rods and muscle cars with a series of Forever stamps (not to mention dom...
Pathfinder Tags: classic auto collector stamps
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Last comment 06/24/2016 by ronseto
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How Ford Motor Company Views the Future

06/18/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Wearables, personal assistants, and augmented reality — Ford is exploring the possibilities of all these technologies in the company's different...
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Concept Car Shows Off Future Manufacturing Trends

05/16/2016 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Shell has unveiled a concept car that dramatically reduces primary energy use over its entire lifecycle. According to the company, the car would requ...
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Last comment 05/17/2016 by adreasler
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Japan May Change Signage Ahead of 2020 Olympics

02/05/2016 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by Jonathan Fuller
Roads and maps have interested me for some time now. There's something about driving a route that was traveled by countless predecessors for hundred...
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Last comment 02/09/2016 by Doorman

Rubber Truck Bumpers for Impact Resistance

10/07/2015 posted in Elasto Proxy's Sealing Solutions Blog
by Doug Sharpe
- Rubber truck bumpers help keep trucks and trailers on the road instead of in the shop. Learn how these impact-resistant bumpers meet ASTM standar...
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It All Started with Johnnie: Random Facts About Tyres

06/24/2015 posted in Building & Design Blog
by Cygnet
The earliest tyres were bands of leather, then iron, (later steel), placed on wooden wheels, used on carts and wagons. Historically, the spelling wa...
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Lightweighting Vehicles Using Aerospace Techniques

08/25/2014 posted in IHS ESDU Blog
by SavvyExacta
Metals producers are gearing up for increased sales based on Ford's decision to make an aluminum F-150 this year. (Read more.) Automakers are eager t...
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Flexible Honing for Ford Small Block Engines

12/04/2012 posted in BRM's Flexible Honing, Surface Finishing, and Deburring Blog
by Brush Research
Small Block Ford Engines are V8 power-plants sold by aftermarket auto parts suppliers and by Ford Motor Company itself. Originally built at the Blue...
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