CR4 - The Engineer's Place for News and Discussion ®
Login | Register for Engineering Community (CR4)


Sponsored by:
Transportation
Section Forums
Section Blogs
See all Forum Threads

Section Forums

Transportation

3537 threads, 55060 comments (7 Viewing)
 

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...
Views: 22, Comments: 5
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...
Views: 327, Comments: 12
Last comment 06/15/2016 by wmerryall
 

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

06/10/2016 by PWSlack
http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-change/norway-to-ban-the-sale-of-all-fossil-fuel-based-cars-by-2025-and-replace-with-electric-vehicle...
Views: 187, Comments: 7
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...
Views: 224, Comments: 12
Last comment 06/08/2016 by James Stewart
Go to this Forum

  
Advertisement
See all Blog Entries

Section Blogs

MotorBeat

94 blog entries, 795 comments (1 Viewing)

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...
Views: 129, Comments: 11
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
Views: 132, Comments: 0
Go to this Blog

Hemmings Motor News Blog

1663 blog entries, 4450 comments (0 Viewing)

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
Views: 104, Comments: 0

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
Views: 134, Comments: 1
Last comment 06/24/2016 by ronseto
Go to this Blog

Automotive Technology

195 blog entries, 3070 comments (0 Viewing)

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...
Views: 152, Comments: 0

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...
Views: 253, Comments: 3
Last comment 05/17/2016 by adreasler
Go to this Blog

Other Blog Entries of Interest

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...
Pathfinder Tags: japan olympics signs
Views: 354, Comments: 6
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...
Pathfinder Tags: rubber bumpers rubber truck bumpers trailers truckers trucking ...
Views: 406, Comments: 13
Last comment 10/13/2015 by adreasler

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...
Pathfinder Tags: IHS BRE Press
Views: 866, Comments: 15
Last comment 07/03/2015 by Cygnet

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...
Pathfinder Tags: ESDU
Views: 623, Comments: 0

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...
Pathfinder Tags: cylinder hone engine hone Flex-Hone flexible honing plateau hone
Views: 644, Comments: 0

Advertisement