2021 MotorTrend Truck of the Year: Contenders and Finalists

If my neighborhood is any indication, one industry that hasn’t been impacted by this year’s health crisis is home construction and repair. As I greet the morning, poking my head out the sliding-glass door with coffee in hand, I hear the dulcet resonances of circular saws, nail guns, and air

Albon surprised by lack of grip in Bahrain F1 practice crash

Alexander Albon was left surprised by the lack of grip that caused his heavy crash during practice for the Formula 1 Bahrain Grand Prix on Friday night. Red Bull driver Albon crashed out at the final corner of the Bahrain International Circuit midway through second practice, causing the session to

Kimi Raikkonen critical of Turkish GP crane incident | F1 News by PlanetF1

Kimi Raikkonen said the incident surrounding a recovery crane at the Turkish Grand Prix was “far from ideal”. Heavy rain meant a lengthy delay during Q1 at Istanbul Park, and that session came to an end with with Williams’ Nicholas Latifi in the gravel trap. With daylight at a premium

Proterra Celebrates Sale Of Its 1,000th Battery-Electric Bus

A significant milestone for Proterra. 1,000 EVs sold in the 10 years since the original 2010 Proterra EcoRide BE35. Proterra announced that its cumulative sales of battery-electric buses just reached 1,000! The number includes hundreds of buses deployed and those on order, which will be delivered in the near future.

On The Heels Of The VW ID.3, Tesla Hints At Compact EV Hatchback Rival

It would only make sense for Tesla to quickly pursue this, plus it emphasizes the company’s mission. Thus far, Tesla has made it clear it’s sticking to its mission. As promised, it did eventually bring a smaller, mainstream electric car to market: The Model 3. Despite naysayers, it also eventually

Sales Of New Gasoline And Diesel Cars In UK To Be Banned From 2030

Hybrids will suffer the same fate from 2035. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has confirmed the UK will ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars in 2030, before banning new hybrid sales in 2035. The government originally planned to implement the ban in 2040, before deciding to move the

Interview: The hidden side of what’s made Hamilton so good

For most people, judging the brilliance of Lewis Hamilton in Formula 1 comes down to a couple of hours of driving every other weekend.  It’s how he performs in those crunch final minutes of qualifying, and then what he can unleash on a Sunday afternoon when the red lights go

The Detail Shots Of Cusco's 2JZ-Sapped Toyota GR Yaris Are Incredible

It’s not yet clear what category the car will be competing in, but we do know it’ll be driven by Arisa Mizuhara. She currently drives a Cusco-prepared Yaris of the non-GR variety in the Japanese Rally Championship, and also runs a drift-spec Nissan S13 Silvia. Source: Read Full Article

Vips rubbishes talk of 2021 promotion | F1 News by PlanetF1

Taking part in a private test ahead of the Turkish GP weekend, Juri Vips has denied speculation that he could be in line for a Formula 1 promotion. Vips joined AlphaTauri and Red Bull Racing at the Istanbul Park, taking up the reserve driver duties for the weekend. In order

Used car of the week : Buying a Cheap Beater Car

Vishy76’s must-read thread on Beater Cars As Vishy76 said, beater cars are the unsung heroes of the automotive world, providing reliable transportation at an affordable price point. In these Covid-19 times, such cars are even more important as income levels are low and public transport is a strict no-no. So,