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New Diesel and Petrol Vehicles to be Banned in the UK from 2040

07/26/2017 by PWSlack
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-40723581
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Last comment 07/26/2017 by The Wizard
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Hemmings Motor News Blog

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Demon Comes to Life

07/26/2017 by dstrohl
There was a time, not so long ago, when it seemed unthinkable that a major auto manufacturer would even commit resources to creating a drag-race dedic...
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Last comment 07/26/2017 by James Stewart

Second-Built Samba Discovered in a Field, To Undergo Restoration

07/25/2017 by dstrohl
Had it not been for an ID plate that had remained with the bus – and a Volkswagen enthusiast with an eye for rare Wolfsburg tin – then a r...
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Maritime Technology

3 blog entries, 25 comments (0 Viewing)

The Sailboat Diaries: Building a Bilge

07/20/2017 by HUSH
For what it’s worth, I’m several projects ahead of my blog updates. I just haven’t had as much time to blog lately as I would like....
Views: 223, Comments: 7
Last comment 07/25/2017 by James Stewart

The Sailboat Diaries: Ahoy!

10/12/2016 by HUSH
Welcome to the first blog post in what will be a long series of blog posts, entitled The Sailboat Diaries. The title is a bit romantic, but so is this...
Views: 478, Comments: 15
Last comment 10/15/2016 by Brave Sir Robin
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Automotive Technology

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NYC Orders Solar Powered EV Charging Stations

06/28/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
Envision Solar International says it received a $2.14 million order from New York City for 32 of its EV ARC portable vehicle charging stations. The ch...
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Automotive Use Drives Li-ion Demand Growth, Report Says

06/22/2017 by Engineering360 eNewsletter
The market for lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries was 87 GWh in 2016, a tenfold increase from a decade earlier. Automotive uses absorbed almost 50% of tha...
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Last comment 06/24/2017 by Rixter
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California Drivers Are Saying Goodbye to Botts' Dots

05/26/2017 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
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Many drivers in California are mourning their state transportation department's (Caltrans) decision to phase out Botts’ dots on the state's road...
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Japan May Change Signage Ahead of 2020 Olympics

02/05/2016 posted in The Engineer's Notebook
by Hannes
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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Rubber Truck Bumpers for Impact Resistance

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It All Started with Johnnie: Random Facts About Tyres

06/24/2015 posted in Building & Design Blog
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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

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