296 Blog Posts From the Fuel Tag


Are Self-Driving Semi-Trucks the Future of Interstate Shipping?

Are Self-Driving Semi-Trucks the Future of Interstate Shipping?

Automated driving tech is no longer science fiction, but its focus has been largely set on the passenger car. In fact, the U.S. Department of Transportation may mandate that new light vehicles be equipped with autonomous systems by 2019. The main reason is to minimize driver error, which is responsible for the overwhelming majority of […]

NMA Driving News Roundup of the Week for November 17, 2017

NMA Driving News Roundup of the Week for November 17, 2017

In this week’s Driving News Roundup: –Tricky Accounting in Texas DOT— –Refunds for Ticketed Drivers in Palmyra, MO— –Drowsy driver causes more accidents than red light running— –US House tax bill no good for Trump’s infrastructure plan— –Car owners are not reacting on recall notices– Click on the color headline to read the full story. […]

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 […]

The Rather Quiet Hydrogen Revolution, Part 3

The Rather Quiet Hydrogen Revolution, Part 3

The NMA Foundation presents The Car of the Future weekly feature: Check out Part 1 and Part 2 of this three part series on The Rather Quiet Hydrogen Revolution. For many years, hydrogen has in some ways been a pie-in-the-sky sort of alternative fuel dream. In researching this series though, I have realized that hydrogen could be a […]