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Internal Combustion vs. Electric Vehicles

04/23/2018 by Troy36
When reading Autobroker's Post on global warming, I noticed a lot of conversation about electric vehicles and Internal combustion vehicles. I was goin...
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Last comment 04/24/2018 by SolarEagle

Too Many Bells and Whistles

04/12/2018 by ronseto
I have noticed recently, as I drive more and more newer automobiles that I am being distracted due to the many bells and whistles that adorn the dash'...
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Last comment 04/18/2018 by harley

T444 International Motor

03/29/2018 by robertdingess
have a 1995 ford with 7.3 powerstroke I replaced the motor with 1998 444 international motor took all parts from old motor to make it work started it...
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Last comment 04/03/2018 by Oomborrie

Dissecting a Mercedes Benz S-Class Seat

03/28/2018 by Baxter
Saw this clip on autoblog this morning and thought it was super interesting. AutoBlog S Class Seats Who doesn't want a 'hot stone massage' while dri...
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Last comment 04/02/2018 by tdesmit
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Hemmings Motor News Blog

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Tombstone Talk: What Exactly Caused Packard to Fold?

04/24/2018 by dstrohl
No single factor ever sinks an automaker. The struggle between profits and losses typically has its roots in circumstances suffered from decisions mad...
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Radwood 2018, Collectible Cars of the Future

04/23/2018 by dstrohl
I walk up this fairly steep hill, and there, about 120 feet above Sonoma Raceway (nee Sears Point) is this big parking lot full of cars. But not just...
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Last comment 04/23/2018 by Brave Sir Robin
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Automotive Technology

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Algorithms Under Control: The Efforts to Help Self-driving Cars Remain Ethical via the Trolley Problem

02/28/2018 by IronWoman
I think by now we’ve all heard the hype surrounding automated vehicles. Sure, they seem like everything people have been hoping for since the ai...
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Last comment 03/06/2018 by wrenchtwirler

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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Maritime Technology

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The Sailboat Diaries: A Leak Fixed and a Keel Leashed

12/13/2017 by HUSH
Blogger’s note: Documenting all the restoration work for The Sailboat Diaries has been about the only project slower than the boat work itself!...
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Last comment 12/20/2017 by Del the cat

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
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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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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
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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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