European startup CLOSCA has a unique answer to the “Where can I put the helmet after I use my bike?” and “Why wearing a sport helmet if I seek a trendy look?” questions: a good-looking, collapsible bike helmet.Read more
A story on Bloomberg.com recently ran showcasing the decline of style in conventional cars. While the style from 1950s and 1960s is long gone, the article does point out that the electric and hybrid car industry could bring that lost character back to consumers.Read more
A couple of weeks ago I was flown out to Dearborn, Michigan to spend a few days with Ford Motor Company at their Further with Ford conference. This was my fourth conference that Ford paid to bring me to, and right up front I want to let you, the readers, know that Ford paid for my flight, hotel, and all the warmed-over catering I could eat.
This was more than a blogger day camp, though at times that is what it felt like as Ford trotted out big names like Bill Ford Jr. and CEO Alan Mulally to talk shop with us. That said, I’ve come up with a list of six things I learned at the conference, and what to look for from Ford in the coming years.Read more
We’ve said it before: the greenest car you can buy is a car that’s already been built. “But,” I hearRead more
Apparently Mercedes is so excited about their F-800 hybrid concept, that they just had to get it out there forRead more