Fly Around the World with a Solar Powered Airplane

Fly Around the World with a Solar Powered Airplane

Quite a few manned and unmanned solar powered aircraft have been developed and flown in the last 30 years. Objectives and missions cover a wide spectrum ranging from a pure technological goal to “Fly with Solar Energy” to civil or military surveillance and reconnaissance missions. However, none of those aircraft was able to demonstrate a continuous day a ...

2019 BMW X5 Vs. 2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

2019 BMW X5 Vs. 2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

The X5 has standard Active Protection, which automatically apply the brakes in the event of a crash to help prevent secondary collisions and prevent further injuries. The Range Rover Sport doesn’t offer a post collision braking system: in the event of a collision that triggers the airbags, more collisions are possible without the protection of airbags th ...

What Do Consumers Need to Make the Switch to an Electric Car

What Do Consumers Need to Make the Switch to an Electric Car

Two studies recently undertaken by What Car? in the UK into what it would take for more consumers to take up electric vehicles can be summarised by one word. And the word is, of course: Knowledge! The first of these was a 3 month survey of 9,000 consumers, where 8.4% of respondents said they were ‘considering a fully electric vehicle as their next vehicl ...

Car Battery Buyers Guide

Car Battery Buyers Guide

In need of a new car battery? Don't worry, this guide can show you what's what when it comes to watts! If your car won't start, then there may be a problem with your car battery. This crucial component is responsible for a lot of functions within your car, so you'll need to keep your car battery in good shape. Our buyer's guide will not only help you to ...

Infant and Child Car Seats in a MINI Cooper

Infant and Child Car Seats in a MINI Cooper

First up we have Graco Snugride 35 infant car seat (ours is in a different color as you’ll see in pictures below). We used this car seat to bring our baby home from the hospital and all the way to around 14 months old when our son got too big for it. We installed it in my wife’s 4 door sedan with a base secured with a LATCH system. In the MINI the base d ...

DIY 3000Gtstealth Solid Shifter Bushings Install

DIY 3000Gtstealth Solid Shifter Bushings Install

This Do-It-Yourself (DIY) article is for informational purposes only. Working on your car may be dangerous and may result in injury or death. The author accepts no liability for any such injury or death, intentional or unintentional, resulting from this guide. You have been warned, proceed at your own personal risk. The problem with old cars such as the ...

Greatest Shooting Brakes of All Time

Greatest Shooting Brakes of All Time

The term shooting brake goes back to the 1890s and originally described a horse-drawn wagon used to transport shooting parties complete with gamekeepers, beaters, dogs, guns, and any game they shot. History is vague in the evolution, but a brake was originally the term for a carriage used to train horses for draft work, and also a carriage used to break ...

High-Level Segment Roundtable Transportation

High-Level Segment Roundtable Transportation

Afghanistan's road network is comprised of 3442 km of regional highways, 4802 km of national highways, 9600km of provincial roads and 17000kim of rural raods.

What You Get When You Cross a Minibike with a Banana Seat Bicycle : the Luna Banana

What You Get When You Cross a Minibike with a Banana Seat Bicycle : the Luna Banana

Karl Gesslein / November 23, 2016 When I was a kid the first bike I learned to ride with 2 wheels was a single speed banana seat bicycle with tiny 20-inch wheels. I have fond memories as a child riding it up and down my parent’s road on almost every day I could sneak out of the house. My love affair with bicycles started with that bike and has followed m ...

9 Reasons Buying a Honda Is a Great Investment

9 Reasons Buying a Honda Is a Great Investment

Buying a Car, Car & Driving Tips • Buying a Honda is a great investment, and it’s likely you’ll be spending your money sensibly in regards to fuel economy, reliability, resale value, and quality workmanship. This Japanese automaker has been producing exceptional vehicles for nearly seven decades, and since its beginning, it has consistently won awards an ...

Elon Musk Is Raising the Price of Tesla’S ‘Full Self-Driving’ Feature by Another $1,000

Elon Musk Is Raising the Price of Tesla’S ‘Full Self-Driving’ Feature by Another $1,000

Kirsten Korosec@kirstenkorosec / 1:25 am CST • July 17, 2019 The price of a Tesla vehicle equipped with “full self-driving” is about to get more expensive, the second time in the past several months the company has increased fees for a feature that isn’t completely functional. Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted Tuesday that the price of its full self-driving op ...

PRO & CRO of Self Driving Truck

PRO & CRO of Self Driving Truck

Are you wondering what self-driving vehicles are? It is a kind of transport that gives you the opportunity to relax while the trip to the to another city, state or even the country. The thing is that the software installed into the car will do everything instead of you. Actually, it is a great step forward to the future progress, but it also may hide som ...

20 Pros and Cons Associated with Self-Driving Cars

20 Pros and Cons Associated with Self-Driving Cars

If there's one topic that gets a lot of attention lately in the media, the public policy sphere, and in general health and wellness discussions, it is how to make the roadways safer. According to the Centers for Disease Control, fatalities from traffic incidents happen on an annual basis upwards of 33,000 people. Many of these accidents are preventable, ...

How to Replace an Air Conditioner Compressor

How to Replace an Air Conditioner Compressor

Need to replace your cars air conditioner compressor? We are a team of ASE certified mechanics that have created this guide so you can save money and get the satisfaction of doing the job yourself or see what you are paying for when taking your car is for repairs. Let's jump right in! WHAT GOES WRONG? Responsible for receiving spent (low pressure) r134a ...

How to Clean Hard Water Spots Off Windows

How to Clean Hard Water Spots Off Windows

Co-authored by Michelle Driscoll Updated: March 29, 2019 Hard water spots are caused by minerals like calcium and magnesium in your water. When a surface gets wet, the water evaporates but leaves the mineral deposits behind. Sprinklers, car washes, and showers can all cause hard water spots to form on glass. Chemically, these deposits are alkali, so they ...

Caravan Awards 2019 - the Best of the Best!

Caravan Awards 2019 - the Best of the Best!

Caravan Awards 2019 - The Best of the Best! The growing number of eight-feet-wide caravans, the invention of a new lounge layout from Bailey, a new two-berth layout from Coachman, a drop-down double bed from Swift and the first twin-axle caravan for decades from Adria – these are some of the headliners of the 2019 new caravan arrivals. As each manufactur ...