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10/28/2017 by ronseto
I just read a review on the new Lincoln Navigator SUV. Although no price has been announced, I could see it as being close to the 6 figure mark. This...
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Last comment 11/08/2017 by theodon
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Hemmings Motor News Blog

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AACA Museum’s Latest Exhibit Celebrates “Getting the Job Done: Vehicles that Earned Their Keep”

11/16/2017 by dstrohl
Without commercial vehicles, modern life would grind to a halt rather abruptly. Despite their importance, these workhorses are rarely embraced by coll...
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Last comment 11/17/2017 by JE in Chicago

SEMA Feature Cars, 2017: The Show Within a Show

11/15/2017 by dstrohl
Though it’s been held annually since 1967, the SEMA Convention was not always a haven for specially designed and built show cars. Even after com...
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Last comment 11/17/2017 by Usbport
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Maritime Technology

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The Sailboat Diaries: Color Change

10/24/2017 by HUSH
Several times I’ve read that novice boaters shouldn’t bother with cosmetic fixes to their boat. Inexperienced boaters are likely to cause...
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Last comment 10/31/2017 by James Stewart

Could Driverless Boats Boost the Shipping Industry?

08/10/2017 by Hannes
Some critics believe the world shipping industry is struggling. According to the International Maritime Organization, over 90% of the world’s tr...
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Last comment 11/06/2017 by theodon
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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
by Hannes
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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Last comment 06/01/2017 by MR. Guest

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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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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Last comment 07/26/2017 by The Wizard

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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