Automobiles and energy

Braking news! Continental does a wheelie for EVs

By | 2017-08-15T16:09:38+00:00 August 15th, 2017|Categories: Continental AG, Tires|Tags: , , |

The wheels on the EV go round and round, round and round. No matter how much you rethink the wheel, they are round, but that round wheel made out of dandelions still has a lot of technology wear left in it. Continental has generated a new wheel for electric vehicles with the New Wheel Concept, [...]

Finally! Skyactive the final frontier is near

By | 2017-08-14T13:42:59+00:00 August 9th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy|Tags: , , |

Skyactive-X the next generation For months the chatters on the Washington Post online carchat, Real Wheels, have been asking when Mazda was going to bring out the next generation Skyactive technology. Finally! I have some information, not everything, but some. The engine is still under development, so some of the figures are subject to change [...]

Tesla Model 3 on John Batchelor radio show

By | 2017-08-14T13:52:35+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Tesla Motors|Tags: , |

If you sell one share of your Tesla stock, you could buy thirty shares of Ford stock. The only vehicle that Tesla sells are electric vehicles; a segment that makes up less than two percent of the entire Nation's sales. Ford's market share is 15.6%. General Motors market share is 16.6%. Statista reports that Tesla [...]