Category Archives: Cars

A car technology revolution is taking place with higher efficiency engines, flex-fuel engines, biomass fuels including ethanol, hybrids, plug-in electric and the growth of automobile use in China, India and other emerging markets

Future Shock Of Autonomous Electric Vehicle Economy

The autonomous electric vehicle economy is poised to deliver lower costs that will reshape our lives. The first article in this two part series outlined the price leadership that autonomous electric vehicles will win through a mobility as service (MaaS) … Continue reading

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Massive Cost Savings Will Propel Electric Vehicle Economy

Electric vehicles, like the rest of the products emerging from the Green Economic Revolution, will win market share because they cost less. An electric vehicle economy, sold through a mobility as service (MaaS) business model, is poised to reshape our … Continue reading

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Electric Cars Now Make Business Sense

Should your business consider buying an electric car? The time has arrived where the answer is yes! Electric car economics are now compelling. They cost less to fuel than gasoline engine cars. With no need for oil changes, and fewer … Continue reading

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From Surf To Mountains In Electric Bolt

“I would have never tried that in my electric car!” That was the surprised reaction I received from an all electric Nissan Leaf owner after explaining how I had driven the Chevy Bolt over the Santa Rosa Mountain Range from … Continue reading

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Bolt Is The First All Electric Affordable Sports Car

GM loaned me an all electric Chevy Bolt for a long weekend test drive. My first reaction? Good looking four door sedan. Then I drove it. The Bolt is fast! That is not unique among among electric vehicles. I test … Continue reading

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How Consumer Electronics Are Radically Redesigning Our Cars

Stop thinking of cars as a motor and wheels. Instead, think of cars in terms of computer chips, graphic cards and batteries. It is consumer electronics, rather than mechanical systems like combustion engines, that will define our vehicles in the … Continue reading

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What If Electric Cars Win

The U.S. last year bought a record 17 million gasoline powered cars and trucks. To most Americans the idea of driving an electric car is a “California thing.” But this perception of electric cars will soon be tested. In 2017 … Continue reading

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