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NHTSA Weekly Recall Summary April 15, 2024

NHTSA Weekly Recall Summary April 15, 2024

The following may apply to one or more of your vehicles if your vehicle is listed below. Click on the NHTSA Recall ID Number below to read more about the safety issue and the reason for the recall.To find out if your specific passenger vehicle is included in the recall, use our VIN Look-up Tool. ... Continue reading

As heavy EVs proliferate, their weight may be a drag on safety

As heavy EVs proliferate, their weight may be a drag on safety

How safe are electric vehicles? It’s a question that keeps coming up in different ways in my role overseeing our vehicle crashworthiness evaluations. When we first started testing electric vehicles in 2011, the question referred to fire risk. ... Continue reading

2024 LEXUS RX 450H+ PHEV

2024 LEXUS RX 450H+ PHEV

Building on the all-new redesign of the iconic crossover vehicle last year, Lexus adds the much-anticipated plug-in hybrid to the electrified lineup. ... Continue reading

Deposed Toyota President Akio Toyoda Said "Motorist Choice Is The Future, The Enemy is Carbon, Not Internal Combustion Engines (ICE)" Mr. Toyoda Supports The 25 Year Old Auto Channel Editorial Position (Originally Published Here 11/14/2020)

Deposed Toyota President Akio Toyoda Said "Motorist Choice Is The Future, The Enemy is Carbon, Not Internal Combustion Engines (ICE)" Mr. Toyoda Supports The 25 Year Old Auto Channel Editorial Position (Originally Published Here 11/14/2020)

Toyota Ammonia Engines, Akio Toyoda, then president of the world’s biggest car manufacturing Toyota, spent the weekend swerving around a racetrack in western Japan in a Corolla. But it’s no ordinary version of the bestselling car. ... Continue reading

Extreme H completes successful shakedown of its first prototype

Extreme H completes successful shakedown of its first prototype

19 December 2023, London: Extreme H has completed the first major milestone in its development, having successfully carried out a shakedown of the series’ first prototype chassis ahead of the launch of the new championship in 2025. For the first time, Extreme H can reveal a teaser of its hydrogen-powered proto ... Continue reading

Reports indicate that not a single electric vehicle charging station has been constructed with the $7.5 billion in federal investment available

Reports indicate that not a single electric vehicle charging station has been constructed with the $7.5 billion in federal investment available

Reports indicate that not a single electric vehicle charging station has been constructed with the $7.5 billion in federal investment available through the Federal Highway Administration’s National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Formula Program, threatening the Biden administration’s goal to build 500,000 EV charg ... Continue reading

Scammers hide harmful links in QR codes to steal your information

Scammers hide harmful links in QR codes to steal your information

QR codes seem to be everywhere. You may have scanned one to see the menu at a restaurant or pay for public parking. ... Continue reading

Ethanol Does NOT Suck Water Out Of The Air +VIDEO

Ethanol Does NOT Suck Water Out Of The Air +VIDEO

insidious lies spread by the oil industry about ethanol is that ethanol sucks water right out of the air. Sometimes it's phrased as "it attracts" or "it absorbs" water right out of the air. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Round-up November 26-December 2, 2023

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Round-up November 26-December 2, 2023

Automotive News Nugget 1: BEV Has Fuse Blowing Week Automotive News Nugget 2: Stellantis Strategy Change Automotive News Nugget 3: BEV Repair Problems Automotive News Nugget 4: Dealer's Urge Government EV Mandate Slowdown Automotive News Nugget 5: Ford Allows EV Dealers To Opt-out Automotive News Nugget 6 Chinese EVs T ... Continue reading

EVs and Digital Used Car Dealers Are Only Made On Wall Street

EVs and Digital Used Car Dealers Are Only Made On Wall Street

You can't find any EV or Used Car Lot news without a salivating focus on Tesla's stock price and how other car companies building EV's will see their stock value soar, that is until the dealers report the unsold inventory sitting on dealerships lots across the U.S. and every car maker goes into the digital used car biz ... Continue reading

CITROËN REVEALS THE ALL-NEW Ë-C3, THE FIRST EUROPEAN AFFORDABLE ELECTRIC CAR +VIDEO

CITROËN REVEALS THE ALL-NEW Ë-C3, THE FIRST EUROPEAN AFFORDABLE ELECTRIC CAR +VIDEO

BEST-IN-CLASS COMFORT: all-new ë-C3 proposes for the first-time the acclaimed Citroën Advanced Comfort® Suspension mated with new style Citroën Advanced Comfort® Seats. All-electric ë-C3 goes further with zero noise and zero vibration for stress-free ride. ... Continue reading

New Report Highlights Investment Commitments and Challenges in the Global Hydrogen Storage Sector (Includes In-context Overview)

New Report Highlights Investment Commitments and Challenges in the Global Hydrogen Storage Sector (Includes In-context Overview)

DUBLIN, Oct. 5, 2023 -- The "Global Hydrogen Storage Growth Opportunities" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. ... Continue reading

2023 BMW iX M60 - Review by Larry Nutson

2023 BMW iX M60 - Review by Larry Nutson

The global automobile industry continues to move forward with the ever-increasing electrification of vehicles. Specific battery-electric vehicle architecture, referred to in the industry as a skate board because of its look, is being designed. ... Continue reading

Honda Tesla-izes, Will Make Tesla Charging (NACS) Standard On New Honda EV Models

Honda Tesla-izes, Will Make Tesla Charging (NACS) Standard On New Honda EV Models

TOKYO, Japan September 7, 2023;; Honda Motor Co., Ltd. announced that it has reached an agreement with Tesla, Inc. to adopt Tesla's North American Charging Standard (NACS) for the charging port of its EV models that will go on sale in North America starting from 2025. In 2025, Honda is planning to launch a new EV model ... Continue reading

FORD UNPLUGGED- 800HP Mustang Revealed

FORD UNPLUGGED- 800HP Mustang Revealed

Mustang® GTD is the most audacious and advanced Mustang ever, a limited-edition, street legal performance car designed in parallel with Mustang GT3 race car and ready to take on the world’s best performance cars Engineered to go like hell: Extensive use of carbon fiber in the body; first-of-its-kind suspension that ... Continue reading

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