|The Audi tron family: New technologies for the mobility of the future|
|• Audi A3 Sportback e-tron: sporty plug-in hybrid |
• Audi A3 Sportback g-tron: optimum carbon footprint
• Audi tron models combine driving pleasure with sustainability
One of the strategic corporate objectives of Audi is to develop technologies that combine driving fun with sustainability. It seeks solutions that strike a balance between individual mobility on the one hand and economy, ecology and the requirements of Audi customers on the other. The models of the Audi ...[Read more...]
|2015 DODGE CHALLENGER SRT HELLCAT AND 2015 ALFA ROMEO 4C RECEIVE POPULAR MECHANICS CAR AWARDS|
|◾2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat named 'Best Muscle Car'
◾2015 Alfa Romeo 4C wins the Car Award for Sport Cars
November 21, 2014 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - The new 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat and Alfa Romeo 4C made lasting impressions on the automotive editors of Popular Mechanics, each being chosen as recipients of Popular Mechanics 2014 'Car Award.'
For this year's Car Awards, the editors at Popular Mechanics got their hands on as many makes and models as they could and dro...[Read more...]|
|HEY, DOC! SEWAGE, BEER AND FOOD SCRAPS CAN POWER CHEVROLET'S BI-FUEL IMPALA|
|DETROIT – Trash to fuel, the stuff of the 1980s sci-fi comedy movie trilogy 'Back to the Future,' is now a reality. The 2015 Bi-fuel Chevrolet Impala – not a tricked-out DeLorean – really can run on leftovers, table scraps and, oh, yeah, grains from brewing beer.
Cleveland-based quasar energy group uses organic waste to produce a renewable energy source known as biogas, which is then converted into Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) – one of two fuels that can power the 2015 Chevrolet Bi-fue...[Read more...]|
|VOLVO TRUCKS TO SHOWCASE NATURAL GAS AND DME-POWERED TRUCKS AT ACT EXPO 2014|
| ||Volvo Trucks will showcase a compressed natural gas (CNG)-powered Volvo VNL daycab and a prototype dimethyl ether (DME)-powered VNL daycab in booth No. 1633 at next week's Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo, North America's largest alternative fuel and clean vehicle technology conference.
The CNG and DME-powered vehicles are a sampling of Volvo Trucks' 'Blue Power' natural gas strategy for North America.
Volvo currently offers CNG and liquefied natural gas (LNG) -powered versio...[Read more...]|
|HUMAN BIOLOGY BREATHES NEW LIFE INTO CHRYSLER GROUP CNG COMMITMENT|
|◾Patent-pending technology mimics human lungs to benefit CNG-tank capacity, formability
◾Technology development supported by grant from Michigan Economic Development Council's Technology Innovation Challenge
◾Chrysler Group builds the industry's only mass-production CNG-powered pickup, a Ram 2500
November 12, 2013 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - Chrysler Group is looking inward – to the human body – for inspiration to design the next generation of fuel tanks powering compressed natural gas (...[Read more...]|
|FORD EMBRACING ANALYTICS AND BIG DATA TO INFORM ECO-CONSCIOUS DECISIONS, STAY GREEN|
|◾Analytics permeates almost every aspect of sustainability at Ford, helping to chart paths to a cleaner, brighter, better world and a stronger business
◾The amount of available data is growing fast: Ford researchers have begun experimenting with vehicles that produce 250 gigabytes of data an hour. More information leads to further improvements in increasing fuel economy and reducing vehicle emissions
◾Ford considers big data and analytics the next frontier for innovation, competition and produ...[Read more...]|