384 Blog Posts From the Auto Industry Tag


TheNewspaper.com Roundup: November 13, 2017

TheNewspaper.com Roundup: November 13, 2017

In this week’s TheNewspaper.com Roundup! –1964 Gov Study revealed the danger of slow drivers– –Study finds New Traffic Signal feature improves traffic flow– –NJ–no getting around slow vehicles– Friday, November 10, 2017 Government Study In 1964 Revealed Dangerously Slow Drivers Half a century ago, US government officials were concerned enough about the safety of rural […]

Metals crucial to Electric Car production might be a Problem, Part 1

Metals crucial to Electric Car production might be a Problem, Part 1

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future weekly feature: Many challenges remain in the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs)—battery range, charging infrastructure, charging time, and the consumer price of the vehicle. Crucial metals production should perhaps top the list since the challenges are as unique as the metal needed. A number of automakers are bullish on […]

NMA Driving News Roundup of the Week for November 10, 2017

NMA Driving News Roundup of the Week for November 10, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Automakers push to protect EV Tax incentive— –AVs could increase economic inequality— –Ohio Town sends bills to motorists for police services— –Wichita, KS starts Big Brother traffic stop program— –Texas is selling DMV personal info despite the law– Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA […]

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for November 8, 2017

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for November 8, 2017

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future Weekly Roundup: In this week’s Car of the Future Weekly Roundup –EVs lose in New Tax Plan— –V2V now not required— –OPEC says Peak Oil in 2030– Click on the colored title to see the full story  NMA Car of the Future Story of the Week  […]

Automotive Inanities–Tires

Automotive Inanities–Tires

The other day, I was visiting my friend’s repair shop. He was working on a late 1980s Subaru wagon. I noticed it had 13-inch wheels and four-lug hubs. You never see this anymore. That’s too bad. The smallest wheel/tire you’ll find a new car riding on is a 15-incher. My ’76 Trans-Am, a big (and […]