Toyota Releases Thousands of Hybrid Patents

2 months ago
Steve Hanley

In a complete reversal of its longstanding policy, Toyota has decided to stop suing every manufacturer that dares to offer a hybrid vehicle to the public in an effort to protect its more than 24,000 patents on the technology. It says everyone is free to use those patents without paying…

Meet the Killer | FWD Hand-built Motorcycle

It's a thoroughly modern-sounding concept for those of us familiar with EVs: a motor mounted within the wheel of the…

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Bloomberg’s Tesla Q1 Estimates Were Way Off

We have to eat crow. That is the civilized way to say it. What we wrote was completely off. It…

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Will Tesla Production in Q1 Shock the Market?

Tesla will report its first quarter 2019 production and delivery figures in the next few days. The Q1 sales report…

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Coming to America: Kawasaki W800 Street Model Headed to the US

Outside of the US, Kawasaki sells a matte black, UJM-style version of its highly anticipated W800: the Kawasaki W800 Street.…

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Don’t Buy it, Build it: 2 Stroke, Kawasaki Airplane (w/ Video)

Like many of us, I'm sure, Harry Doskicz looked at a malaise-era Kawasaki 2 stroke snowmobile and thought, "I bet…

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It’s Back! MotoE Announces Revised 2019 Race Calendar

A few weeks ago, the future of MotoGP's all electric motorcycle racing series, MotoE, was thrown into doubt after a…

2 months ago

Amnesty International: We Need Ethical EV Batteries

With both major auto and motorcycle manufacturers pushing hard to gain market share in the emerging electric future, sources of…

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Harbour Air Set to Become First All-electric Airline

Harbour Air recently announced plans to convert its fleet of over 30 seaplanes to electric power with help from motor…

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