|The Future of Fuel Efficient Mobility Comes to the 2014 Milken Institute Global Conference|
| ||•Chris Hostetter discusses investment in fuel cells and hydrogen infrastructure in 'The Road to Profit in Alternative Fuels' panel
•Toyota serves as the first automaker to sponsor the conference
LOS ANGELES (April 30, 2014) – How to bring the future of fuel efficient mobility to drivers across America was the challenge posed by Toyota during the 2014 Milken Institute Global Conference today in Los Angeles.
In a panel titled 'The Road to Profit in Alternative Fuels,' Toyota group...[Read more...]|
|RARE REUNION: CHRYSLER CONCEPT CARS GATHER AT AMELIA, 2014|
|Nine rare and important Chrysler Concept Cars from the forties, fifties and sixties will be presented together for the first time at the 19th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance on March 9, 2014.
From the two-seat Chrysler Thunderbolt roadster and the dual-cowl Chrysler Newport of 1941 through the radical 1963 Chrysler Turbine car, Amelia's Chrysler Concept Car Class shows the genesis of the styling and engineering philosophy that summoned Chrysler's industry-changing 'Forward Look...[Read more...]|
|POLAR VORTEX NO MATCH FOR TOYOTA FUEL CELL|
|Jan. 30, 2014 – Record low temperatures have stranded many East Coast drivers, but not those driving a Toyota fuel cell hybrid vehicle. Connecticut-based Proton Onsite, which operates a fleet of ten Toyota FCHV-adv fuel cell vehicles, says that even in single digit temperatures, the FCHV-adv shows no signs of frostbite.
'We had another snow storm Tuesday night and this morning the temperature was 3 degrees,' says Mark Schiller, Proton vice president of business development. 'I went ...[Read more...]|
|FUEL CELL EQUINOX TOPS 100,000 MILES IN REAL-WORLD DRIVING|
|• GM fleet of Project Driveway test vehicles nears 3 million cumulative miles|
DETROIT – One of General Motors' fuel cell research vehicles recently passed a milestone for a hydrogen-powered vehicle, topping 100,000 miles of real-world driving. By using renewable hydrogen, this vehicle has saved 5,260 gallons of gasoline. At $3.50 per gallon, that's more than $18,000 in fuel cost savings.
The specially equipped 2007 Chevrolet Equinox was part of GM's 119-vehicle Project Drivew...[Read more...]
|BMW TEAM RLL READY TO GET BACK ON TRACK AT LIME ROCK PARK|
| ||Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – July 1, 2013 . . . The American Le Mans Series re-starts its 2013 season at Lime Rock Park, in Lakeville, Conn. on July 6th after an eight week hiatus for teams competing in the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
The Western Connecticut circuit BMW of North America, LLC calls home has been the site of many important races and wins for the brand and the two BMW Z4 GTE racing cars will roll out of the BMW Team RLL transporters for this weekend's race ready to address some unfini...[Read more...]|