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New Ford Patent, Sonata Vs. Optima, VW CES Concept: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Hyundai Sonata Vs. Kia Optima: Compare Cars In today’s fiercely competitive market for mid-size sedans, shoppers are just as likely to consider the Hyundai Sonata and Kia Optima as longer-established nameplates like Accord, Camry, or Malibu. Ford Patent Could Transform Your Car Into A Unicycle NoRead More

Ford Patent Could Transform Your Car Into A Unicycle

No doubt about it: the world of transportation is undergoing major changes right now, thanks to electrification, battery improvements, and propulsion systems that rely on elements like hydrogen to power vehicles. The sorts of vehicles we use are changing, too. A new patent from Ford hints at a future whereRead More

Zero Motorcycles Explains Its Patent Pending Z-Force IPM Motor + Video

For the 2016 model year, Zero has increased performance of its model range once again. Many factors contribute to the performance gain, but the biggest breakthrough comes from the patent pending Z-Force Internal Permanent Magnet motor. Zero claims the IPM is able to tolerate higher temps and produce less heatRead More

BMW Patent Reveals Plans for Small-Displacement Scooter

BMW currently has three scooters on the market: the electric C evolution and the Twin-cylinder C600 Sport and the C650GT, all of which can be described as “maxi-scooters”, relatively large scoots that deliver motorcycle-sized power with twist-and-go simplicity. Newly-published patent documents suggest more scooters may be on the way fromRead More

New Renault Alpine sports car shown in patent drawings

News 3 Jul, 2015 Patent drawings surface of production Alpine sports car, show revised look over Le Mans concept Latest