Stories tagged: automotive technology
Thu., June 19, 2014, 9:31 a.m.
Harley-Davidson introduces electric motorcycle
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Harley-Davidson will unveil its first electric motorcycle next week, and President Matt Levatich said he expects the company known for its big touring bikes and iconic brand …
Wed., Dec. 12, 2012, 4:54 a.m.
Indy to replace entire fleet with electric, hybrid
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis wants to become the first major city to replace its entire fleet with electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles in a move the mayor says is designed …
Wed., Nov. 14, 2012, 7 a.m.
NTSB urges safety technologies be made standard
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government should require automakers to make the latest collision prevention technologies standard equipment on all new cars and trucks, a move that could reduce fatal highway …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2012, 12:48 p.m.
Gov’t to examine technology for automated cars
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cars that drive themselves may hold the potential to save thousands of lives, an Obama administration safety official said Tuesday, as the government prepares to launch a …
Fri., Oct. 12, 2012, 12:41 a.m.
Ryan asked for federal help as he championed cuts
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan is a fiscal conservative, champion of small government and critic of federal handouts. But as a congressman in Wisconsin, Ryan lobbied …
Wed., Oct. 10, 2012, 11:53 a.m.
Counterfeit air bags called ‘extreme safety risk’
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of motorists may be driving cars and trucks installed with dangerous counterfeit bags and they should have them replaced at their own expense, the Obama administration …