Driving the Nation writes about alternative fuels, future fuels, future of the environment, Best Future Electric Cars, Future Of Electric Car Batteries, New Technology For Cars the future of energy and getting off the dependence of foreign oil

Shell Eco-marathon the Superbowl of fuel-efficiency

By | 2017-12-14T13:00:33+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Diesel, electricity, Ferrari, Hydrogen|

In the United States, the Superbowl is the culmination of a year of team rivalry in football. An entire year of contentiousness culminates in that one game that is watched by millions. Even people who don't watch football, watch the Superbowl. Some of them watch it for the commercials. Millions and millions of dollars are [...]

Breakthrough on Toyota battery for Electric Vehicle

By | 2017-08-14T13:52:45+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, batteries, Toyota|Tags: , , |

Paul Williamsen, Strategic Communications, Lexus International confirmed that Toyota is near a technological breakthrough for electric car batteries. Toyota is near a breakthrough for electric car batteries I was working, via email, with Williamsen on the difference between Li-Ion batteries and NiMH batteries in the Toyota Prius. I had asked why they used both in [...]

Volvo, China, France, California EVs

By | 2017-08-14T13:54:49+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Categories: Alternative Fuels, Automobiles and Energy, Politics, Volvo|Tags: , , , |

Last week on the Washington Post carchat there were many questions about Volvo's decision to go all electrified by 2019. Why they asked? Why only Electric vehicles? In the face of the G20 conference just held in Hamburg, Germany, where nineteen of the countries in attendance agreed to the Paris Climate Change agreement, the United [...]

2017 Honda Clarity Fuel Cell Vehicle FCX

By | 2017-04-03T16:54:31+00:00 March 27th, 2017|Categories: Fuel cells, Honda, Hydrogen|Tags: , , , , , |

Not everyone is going to be able to drive a fuel cell vehicle (FCV), but for the people that can, the Honda Clarity has a great deal for you. For those that can purchase a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) or Electric Vehicle (BEV) hold tight, only Honda has the ability to bring [...]