Siemens has begun testing a zero-emissions highway concept in California that allows trucks to use diesel engines part of the time and run on electric power supplied by overhead power lines to save fuel and reduce emissions.
Tags: Infrastructure, Electric Vehicles, Future Trucks, Zero-Emission Vehicles, California
Chanje Energy unveiled its Class 5 battery-electric commercial van at an Oct. 18 media and customer event in Fullerton, Calif. The vehicle provides 100 miles of electric range with 3,000 pounds of payload, and can reach a top speed of 80 mph. Read more here. Photos by Chris Brown, Paul Clinton, and Amy Hercher.
Tags: Chanje Energy, Cargo Vans, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Full-Size Vans, Class 5
During a recent International LoneStar test drive, senior editor Jack Roberts and his photographer, Christina Hamner, stopped off at Old Car City USA, in White Georgia, to see how nature is slowly reclaiming this 70 year old junk yard.
Tags: Chevrolet, Dodge, Pontiac, Studebaker, Oldsmobile, Ford, GMC