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Energy Efficient Electric Scooters

Energy Efficient Electric Scooters

Today's practical living is driven by four major factors: communication, technology, economics, and transportation. The transportation sector is on the move to cope with today's demands. We are offered with lightweight and eco-friendly cars, motorcycles, and most practically, the energy ef......[Read More]
Retrofit Electric Car - Cut Gasoline Cost by Using Electricity to Power Your Car

Retrofit Electric Car - Cut Gasoline Cost by Using Electricity to Power Your Car

How do you retrofit a normal sedan into an electric vehicle? Many car owners are hungry for information on how they can reduce their gasoline expense bill. With global crude oil prices rising sharply, local gasoline prices have reached a new height. Many household are spending as much as 15% of thei......[Read More]
Difference Between Supply Pumps & Lift Pumps

Difference Between Supply Pumps & Lift Pumps

Diesel engines are types of engines that use the heat of compression to initiate ignition as opposed to combustion in internal combustion engines. Diesel engines rely on either lift pumps or supply pumps to disperse tank fuel to the fuel injectors.......[Read More]
How Does a Hybrid Car Motor Work?

How Does a Hybrid Car Motor Work?

A hybrid car is one that uses more than one kind of energy to provide locomotion. The electric-gasoline version has been around since 1902 when Ferdinand Porsche built the Mixtewagon which had electric motors in its wheel hubs powered by accumulators that were in turn charged by its gasoline engine.......[Read More]
MOT's - Helping You and Your Car to Be Greener

MOT's - Helping You and Your Car to Be Greener

An MOT now tests diesel emissions in order to lower emissions, to check out how efficient your vehicle is and to make sure it's running at its full efficiency rate and that there are no faults with the engine. It helps you cut down your CO2 emissions and, in turn fuel costs.......[Read More]
About Producing Hydrogen Fuel for Autos

About Producing Hydrogen Fuel for Autos

The basic promise of hydrogen fuel in a car is the ability to safely convert the power of hydrogen into automotive mobility while being cost-effective and replacing fossil fuels. The most common form of this development so far has been in the traditional combustion engine or fuel-cell approach. Howe......[Read More]
Electric Cars - It's Not Easy Being Green - Yet!

Electric Cars - It's Not Easy Being Green - Yet!

Many electric car automotive decision-makers, our own government included, believe that persistent electric car hype, spiced with a viral marketing approach to the electric car revolution, will single-handedly spell success for the electric car. They trust that these alone will be the strategic comp......[Read More]
Electric Car Popularity - Reasons People Prefer Electric Cars To Gas Cars

Electric Car Popularity - Reasons People Prefer Electric Cars To Gas Cars

This article will help update yourself on the scene of electric cars and put you back on track when it comes to alternate motor vehicles! Electric cars are not a new concept as we think, people have been using them for a long time. In fact in the 1900's people used more electric cars than cars ......[Read More]
Technical Information on a BMW E46 3201i

Technical Information on a BMW E46 3201i

The 2001 BMW 320i (3201i) was the most recent fourth generation (E46) BMW 3-series produced. It combined safety with luxury and performance in a straight line or around a corner. It also received high crash-test safety results across the board from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Edmunds......[Read More]
Improving Fuel Efficiency - Four Tips For More MPG

Improving Fuel Efficiency - Four Tips For More MPG

Improving fuel consumption of our vehicles to cut down on running costs is something that a lot of people are considering these days. If the escalating cost of fuel prices is getting you down, there are some things to consider that will ease the burden of motoring.......[Read More]
What Is a Condensing Furnace?

What Is a Condensing Furnace?

If the words "sticker shock" come to mind when you're faced with buying a new furnace, you're not alone. A new furnace, especially one with a high efficiency rating, can cost anywhere from $1,500 to $5,000 and more as of August 2011. However, there's one type of furnace that can make the bite a new ......[Read More]
Who Tried to Kill the Electric Car?

Who Tried to Kill the Electric Car?

Even though the electric car is starting to grow in popularity around the world again, over the years there have been a number of attempts to block the development and production of such vehicles but who tried to kill the Electric car? Unfortunately there are a number of suspects with regards to blo......[Read More]
Duramax Engine Problems

Duramax Engine Problems

A Duramax V-8 is a 6.6-liter diesel engine used in light- and medium-duty trucks. The engine, produced by Duramax in joint venture with General Motors and Isuzu, was initially used in 2001 Chevy and GMC trucks and may develop some problems.......[Read More]
Propane Injection Fuel Economy

Propane Injection Fuel Economy

One way to make your diesel engine more fuel-efficient is to install a propane injection system. These systems make each ignition burn more diesel, thus using more for driving the vehicle and wasting less.......[Read More]
Cost Of Toyota Prius May Rise

Cost Of Toyota Prius May Rise

The Prius is manufactured only in Japan and that may cause a problem for Toyota. As the auto maker attempts to resume production, U.S dealers are raising prices since demand is currently higher than supply.......[Read More]
A Basic Overview to Build an Electric Car

A Basic Overview to Build an Electric Car

This article will provide you details on how to build an electric car using basic tools found in usual shops that sell car spare parts. One of simplest and most functional forms of transportation is the electric cars. The operating mechanism of this kind of car is so simple that they just run on a n......[Read More]
Hydrogen Fuel Cell Advantages & Disadvantages

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Advantages & Disadvantages

Fuel cells offer the potential for clean, efficient energy fueled by one of the earth's most common elements: hydrogen. Considerable research is underway to overcome the remaining obstacles to make this promise a reality. Fuel cells may someday be used on vehicles as an electrical power.........[Read More]
Honda Repair Tips

Honda Repair Tips

Avoid costly Honda repairs by properly maintaining the vehicle.engine image by goce risteski from Fotolia.comHonda makes popular sports utility vehicles (SUVs), sedans, minivans, hybrid vehicles, compact vehicles and commercial vehicles. Some of the popular Honda vehicles models include.........[Read More]
How to Recondition Old Diesel Fuel

How to Recondition Old Diesel Fuel

Whether its on the farm or at your local gas station, diesel fuel will degrade over time. People often buy more fuel than they need and it ends up in long-term storage. Over time, the diesel fuel will become stale and require reconditioning for safe use. By reconditioning old diesel fuel, money can ......[Read More]
How to Use Solar Panels to Recharge a Car Battery

How to Use Solar Panels to Recharge a Car Battery

In order to harness the vast amount of energy emanating from the sun, solar cells effectively convert photons into electrons. Solar cells have the ability to power a wide range of electrical devices in use today. Solar panels come in various sizes, voltage and ampere ratings. Using a 12-volt solar p......[Read More]