Nokian One All-Season Tire Has Life Expectancy Of 80,000 Miles

Wait, what?! Nokian may be best known for its winter tires, but the company wants to expand its presence in new segments and markets. The Finnish firm believes its new One all-season tire will become a real game-changer with a predicted life of approximately 80,000 miles (128,750 kilometers). That’s according

Chevy Bolt EV Has A Clunking Issue With Its Torsion Beam

The problem has affected multiple owners and requires rear suspension replacement. Phongsiri Nirachornkul bought his used Chevrolet Bolt EV on November 23 in Fort Worth, Texas. Soon after he started driving it back to his home in Dallas, the fresh Bolt owner started to listen to a clunking sound coming

Has George Russell made Lewis Hamilton keener to rush back?

Will Lewis Hamilton’s determination to return for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix be even greater after George Russell’s impressive performance as his substitute? Obviously it all depends on whether the seven-time World Champion returns a negative COVID-19 test early enough, but PlanetF1 readers have been airing their views on what

2021 Ford F-150 Super Crew Has Fewer Proximity Sensors To Cut Costs

One small change can bring sizeable savings. As the dawn of the electric era is upon us, automakers are racking their brains to save money as much as possible and redirect the funds to support their ambitious EV projects. Cost-cutting has become the name of the game, and even the

'Russell has take pole and the Sakhir GP win' | F1 News by PlanetF1

Stepping into Lewis Hamilton’s W11 for the Sakhir Grand Prix, Lando Norris reckons George Russell can achieve both pole position and the race win. Mercedes announced on Tuesday that Hamilton would not be on the starting grid for the second of the two Bahrain races having tested positive for the

Bahrain F1 ‘oval’ has a “strange, aggressive’ kerb – Gasly

AlphaTauri Formula 1 driver Pierre Gasly says that Bahrain’s outer circuit has a “strange” and “aggressive” kerb in the linking section that isn’t normally used. The short version of the circuit will be raced on for the first time ever in this weekend’s Sakhir GP. Like many drivers Gasly sampled

Battery Cost Has Reached $110/kWh But Prices Are Taking Longer To Fall

That implies cell costs are now heavily on raw materials, according to Benchmark Mineral Intelligence. We have already discussed the magic number for price parity between electric cars and combustion-engined vehicles: $100/kWh. Achieving it or not, there are electric cars already sold for a profit and some that still need

Paddy Lowe: Lewis Hamilton has shown it's him, not the car | F1 News by PlanetF1

Former Mercedes executive director Paddy Lowe says at the Turkish GP Lewis Hamilton put the debate over his success to bed. With victory at Istanbul Park Hamilton matched an achievement which few thought would ever be seen again, that being Michael Schumacher’s record of seven World Championships. Hamilton’s first of

F1: Hamilton has put car vs driver debate to rest – Lowe

Lewis Hamilton’s charge to a seventh Formula 1 championship proves his success is down to driving talent and not the best car, says his former tech boss Paddy Lowe. The Mercedes driver’s stunning victory at the Turkish Grand Prix sealed his place as F1’s most successful ever driver. He has