...mid-engine 2019 Corvette
Greg Migliore - Image Credit: KGP Photography - September 15, 2016
Car and Driver reports that the mid-engine Corvette will have a Tremec-sourced dual-clutch transmission. The story goes: Tremec bought Belgian supplier Hoerbiger...
Harley-Davidson shows Project Livewire electric motorcycle
June 19, 2014
by Chris Bruce
When Bob Dylan dropped his acoustic in the 1960s and switched to an electric guitar the stodgy world of folk music lost its collective mind. Now, another native son of the Midwest is making a...
Electric Mobility Project ‘colognE-mobil’ Gathers Pace
May-15-2014 11:00 AM ET
COLOGNE, Germany - The electric mobility project colognE-mobil is increasing its public visibility in Cologne with a special colognE-mobil liveried tram run by the city’s public transport services KVB.
Is Tesla's next project an F-150 competitor? [w/poll]
What's the future look like for Tesla after it launches the Model X CUV and possibly a smaller, sub-Model S sedan? Would you believe a pickup truck? Yes, Tesla could be looking to use its EV know-how to take the fight to Ford and the F-150...
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Ford + Dow CarbonFiber JV Project & other stuff - AutolineDetroit
along with Mark Phelan, The Detroit Free Press; Tony Swan, Hearst Magazines; and of course John McElroy, host
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“The nut we’re trying to crack is how do we do an F-150 hybrid,” an unnamed Ford engineer told Ward’s Auto. The new truck would compete against GM’s Chevrolet Silvervado and GMC Sierra hybrid trucks.
The partnership deal signed between Ford and Toyota last year is...
Could Ford and Chrysler be working together on a project
Hi guys I was out and about earlier today and I happened to spot this F-250 Diesel tester.
The mystery regarding this tester though is that i first spotted it at Chrysler Tech Center (odd place for a ford tester of any kind to...
Detroit Goes for Electric Cars, but Will Drivers? - NYT
By BILL VLASIC
Published: January 10, 2009
DEARBORN, Mich. — Inside the Ford Motor Company, it was called Project M — to build a prototype of a totally electric, battery-powered car in just six months.
When it was started last summer...
Project Raptor:Off-Road Version of the New F-150
The hard-core off-roaders at Four Wheeler Magazine have gotten the low down on a skunk works project at Ford to build and sell an uber off-road version of the new F-150 to the public that could make the already capable FX4 edition look like a...
Welcome folks, to our new design contest!
The goal this time is to create the next Ford Model-T
(so basically a cheap to own/operate/repair car for developing
countries that has an iconic look). Here's a picture of the Model-T
(Though it'd be quite hard to chop it, so it's just...
Back in 2000, Ford Motor Company was swimming in SUV cash and Jaguar looked poised for a big-time turnaround. Excitement for the brand grew when the Concept F-Type was shown at the 2000 North American International Auto Show. Executive...
The Swedish Energy Agency has granted SEK 9.8m (£ 715,000 approx) in financial support to AB Volvo for a project within the development of new hybrid technology for heavy vehicles. The project comprises development and testing of hybrid technology in two refuse collection trucks in Gothenburg...