263 Blog Posts From the Fuel Tag


Doomed: Honda S2000 (1999-2009, RIP)

Doomed: Honda S2000 (1999-2009, RIP)

Race cars make terrible street cars — but every now and then, one will be offered for sale to the general public. Usually, briefly. L-88 Corvettes with lumpy solid lifter cams and three Holley two barrel carbs. SD-421 Catalinas with acid-dipped frames. Cobra R Mustangs with Tremec five-speeds, no insulation or AC and radio delete. […]

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for September 13, 2017

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for September 13, 2017

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future Weekly Roundup: In this week’s Car of the Future Weekly Roundup –Senate holds hearing on Autonomous Trucks— –China takes lead on AVs— –NTSB report on Tesla Crash announced— –FBI investigates Uber over Hell software– Click on the colored title to see the full story.     NMA Car […]

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for September 8, 2017

NMA Driving News Weekly Roundup for September 8, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –House passes regs for driverless cars— –MA DUI tests a mess— –ALPR ruling in CA— –SE Texas motorists can’t find rental cars— Click on the color headline to read the full story. NMA Driving News Story of the Week House passes bill paving the way for driverless cars The […]

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for September 6, 2017

Car of the Future Weekly Roundup for September 6, 2017

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future Weekly Roundup: In this week’s Car of the Future Weekly Roundup –Congress will vote soon on AV regs— –CAN vulnerability unpatchable— –Aston Martin goes hybrid— –GAO audits NHTSA connected car regs– Click on the colored title to see the full story.    NMA Car of the Future […]

Pumping Us Up

Pumping Us Up

Most people know they’re paying a lot of taxes every time they buy a gallon of gasoline. Proportionately, few taxes are more regressive than motor fuels taxes — which currently amount to about 35 percent of the per gallon cost of gas (roughly, 50 cents in federal and state taxes on each gallon, which currently […]