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Bloom Energy Debuts Advanced Solid Oxide Fuel Cell to Provide Clean, Reliable, and Affordable Power 24/7 (Originally Published 2/24/2010)

Bloom Energy Debuts Advanced Solid Oxide Fuel Cell to Provide Clean, Reliable, and Affordable Power 24/7 (Originally Published 2/24/2010)

SUNNYVALE, Calif.--Bloom Energy Corporation, a Silicon Valley-based company committed to changing the way people generate and consume energy, announced today the availability of the Bloom Energy Serverâ„¢, a patented solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) technology that provides a cleaner, more reliable, and more affordable ... Continue reading

Jaguar Announces XK8 Introduction

Jaguar Announces XK8 Introduction

Jaguar Announces XK8 Introduction ... Continue reading

2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 - American Supercar Close-up Details and Petersen Museum Video Reveal

2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 - American Supercar Close-up Details and Petersen Museum Video Reveal

LA - The next chapter in the mid-engine Corvette journey begins today with the introduction of the 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06, a new American supercar that puts the world on notice. Arriving two years after the first production mid-engine Corvette Stingray debuted and captivated a worldwide audience, the Z06 is design ... Continue reading

2022 Jeep Wagoneer Review By Larry Nutson

2022 Jeep Wagoneer Review By Larry Nutson

A true icon of the automotive world has been revived with the introduction by Jeep of the Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer premium utility vehicles (UV). The first Wagoneer was introduced for the 1963 model year and is THE original full-size utility vehicle. The name lived on within the Jeep brand for 30 years. ... Continue reading

The Auto Channel Fair and Balanced: Electric Vehicle Myths Debunked By Electrify Expo

The Auto Channel Fair and Balanced: Electric Vehicle Myths Debunked By Electrify Expo

These Myths About Electric Cars are Full of Bunk—We Debunk’em! With the introduction of full-size electric pickups and the dawn of the plug-in muscle car, the conversation about electric cars has gone from a fringe topic merely whispered about by fans of Ed Begley Jr. in a San Francisco vegan coffeehouse to one tha ... Continue reading

Asbury Automotive Group Announces Record Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Asbury Automotive Group Announces Record Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

DULUTH, Ga.--Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. , one of the largest automotive retail and service companies in the U.S., reported record net income for the third quarter 2021 of $147.0 million ($7.54 per diluted share). This result compares to net income of $96.2 million ($4.96 per diluted share) in the prior year quarter. ... Continue reading

Automotive Powertrain Market Size Worth $1,125.66 Billion By 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

Automotive Powertrain Market Size Worth $1,125.66 Billion By 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 26, 2021 -- The global automotive powertrain market size is expected to reach USD 1,125.66 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. The market is anticipated to register a CAGR of 11.6% from 2021 to 2025. ... Continue reading

Caliber to Acquire 17 Collision Repair Centers from AutoNation

Caliber to Acquire 17 Collision Repair Centers from AutoNation

LEWISVILLE, Texas--Caliber is pleased to announce that it will acquire up to 17 collision repair centers from AutoNation during the fourth quarter 2021. The transaction includes a long-term agreement for AutoNation to refer collision customers to those centers and for Caliber to continue to purchase parts from AutoNati ... Continue reading

Cazoo Announces Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Cazoo Announces Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

LONDON & NEW YORK--Cazoo Group Limited (“Cazoo” or “the Company”), Europe’s leading online car retailer, which makes buying and selling a car as simple as ordering any other product online, has announced its financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2021. Q3 2021 Summary Results Q3 2021 (unau ... Continue reading

Damon Motors Looks to the Future with R&D Facility, Community Lab; Bolsters Executive Team

Damon Motors Looks to the Future with R&D Facility, Community Lab; Bolsters Executive Team

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Damon appoints Phil Gow, VP of Power Systems and will lead the new R&D facility in the San Francisco Bay Area. (Photo: Business Wire) Damon appoints Phil Gow, VP of Power Systems and will lead the new R&D facility in the San Francisco Bay Area. ... Continue reading

Four in Five Europeans Are Open to Battery Electric Vehicles—But What Will It Take to Get Them to Actually Buy One?

Four in Five Europeans Are Open to Battery Electric Vehicles—But What Will It Take to Get Them to Actually Buy One?

SURREY, United Kingdom--More than four in five (81%) new-car buyers in Europe are open to battery electric vehicles (BEVs). However, just 12% of shoppers expect to purchase a BEV as their next car—a clear indicator that automakers have significant gaps to close to increase BEV adoption rates. The complex interactions ... Continue reading

Global Electric Light Commercial Vehicle Growth Opportunities 2021: Commonality in Product Requirements Across Europe, China, and APAC Decreases Costs - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Global Electric Light Commercial Vehicle Growth Opportunities 2021: Commonality in Product Requirements Across Europe, China, and APAC Decreases Costs - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--The "Global Electric Light Commercial Vehicle Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This report provides an overview of the electric light commercial vehicle (e-LCV) market in North America, Europe, China, and Asia-Pacific, presenting growth opportunities, comparisons ... Continue reading

Lightning eMotors Sees Acceleration of Electrified Vehicle Deployment with California Transit Agencies

Lightning eMotors Sees Acceleration of Electrified Vehicle Deployment with California Transit Agencies

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail The contract makes it easy for California municipalities to purchase Lightning's electric E-450 shuttle and Transit passenger van (Photos: Lightning eMotors) The contract makes it easy for California municipalities to purchase Lightning's electric E-450 shuttle and Transit passenger va ... Continue reading

REE Automotive Appoints Two New Board Members

REE Automotive Appoints Two New Board Members

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Michal Brikman (Photo: Business Wire) Michal Brikman (Photo: Business Wire) Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail Lilach Geva-Harel (Photo: Business Wire) Small Preview Thumbnail Small Preview Thumbnail TEL-AVIV, Israel--REE Automotive Ltd. , a leader in e-mobility, announced today that it ... Continue reading

U.S. Navy Blue Angels Perform in Rome, GA

U.S. Navy Blue Angels Perform in Rome, GA

ROME, Ga., Oct. 26, 2021 -- The U.S. Navy Blue Angels are the featured headliners for the ninth-annual Wings Over North Georgia Drive-In Air Show. ... Continue reading

X-IDEA Launches a Fuel Cell Concept Motorcycle - XCELL with Variable Riding Position

X-IDEA Launches a Fuel Cell Concept Motorcycle - XCELL with Variable Riding Position

Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail X-IDEA Launches a Fuel Cell Concept Motorcycle - XCELL with Variable Riding Position (Photo: Business Wire) SHANGHAI--At the 19th China International Motorcycle Exhibition in Chongqing , September 17, 2021 , X-IDEA Industry Design Group revealed a fuel cell two-wheeled concept motorcyc ... Continue reading

Eaton eMobility Introduces High-Voltage Bussmann® EVK Series Fuses, Optimized for High-Powered Electrified Vehicles

Eaton eMobility Introduces High-Voltage Bussmann® EVK Series Fuses, Optimized for High-Powered Electrified Vehicles

Eaton’s EVK series fuses are designed to manage and protect the charging systems of electric commercial, passenger and high-performance vehicles such as sports cars and large sport-utility vehicles. ... Continue reading

US YEA! Made in America Auto Index

US YEA! Made in America Auto Index

Key Points About the 2021 Made in America Auto Index A total of 21 vehicles make the top 10 with the most US domestic content. The Ford Ranger, which was no. ... Continue reading

5 Loading Dock Safety Tips for Truckers

5 Loading Dock Safety Tips for Truckers

Truckers perform some of the riskiest jobs in the world. Docking, in particular, exposes them to various forms of injury risks and property damage. ... Continue reading

2021 BMW 330e PHEV Sport Sedan - Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

2021 BMW 330e PHEV Sport Sedan - Review by Larry Nutson +VIDEO

I had just removed the plug for a Level 2, 240-volt EV charger from the front fender charging port and closed its access door on the 2021 BMW 330e when another car approached. The driver of the Smart EV lowered their window and said, “You know, that space is for charging electric cars.” I smiled, said yes, and reop ... Continue reading

Kia K5 GT Sedan - Review by Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

Kia K5 GT Sedan - Review by Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

K5 ISN'T JUST A MOUNTAIN IN ASIA. IT'S ALSO A 2021 KIA ... Continue reading

2021 Mazda3 2.5 Turbo Premium Plus Hatchback - Review by Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

2021 Mazda3 2.5 Turbo Premium Plus Hatchback - Review by Bruce Hotchkiss +VIDEO

First impressions are important, they stick with you. So my first impression of the Mazda3 2.5 Turbo Premium Plus Hatchback was, "Wow that paint is gorgeous!" The color is called Soul Red Crystal Metallic, I thought it was almost Candy Apple Red. ... Continue reading

2021 GMC Yukon Denali - Review by Larry Nutson

2021 GMC Yukon Denali - Review by Larry Nutson

I’ve had a couple previous drive experiences in GMC’s full-size Yukon utility vehicle that is extensively new for 2021. I’ve also driven its sibling Cadillac Escalade and will drive the new Chevrolet Tahoe in a couple weeks. ... Continue reading

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