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KickingTiresStop being lazy and start using your turn signal. That's the message of a new study that found that drivers who neglect to use turn signals cause more accidents than distracted drivers. The Society of Automotive Engineers say that drivers......
KickingTiresHere's what we have our eye on today: An eight-month investigation on transmission issues in the prior-generation BMW 7 Series has revealed 16 crashes and five injuries, prompting the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to launch an engineering...
KickingTiresBritish paper The Sun reported that a top engineer for Mercedes-Benz said the company could ditch petroleum-fuel vehicles entirely by the year 2015. The headline is a bit misleading because the engineer, Herbert Kohler, actually said that he saw...
KickingTiresSolazyme is not the only bio-engineering company trying to put a dent in the world's energy troubles with biofuel. However, it may be the closest to actually becoming a game-changer when it comes to what we fuel our vehicles with.......
KickingTiresFor centuries, humans have used bacteria to make beer, ethanol and a host of other substances, but now scientists have figured out how to engineer bacteria that excretes a substance that is essentially diesel fuel. A biotech company called LS9......
Maryland WeatherA somewhat weakened, but still deadly Hurricane Gustav barreled on this morning toward a Monday landfall somewhere along the Louisiana Gulf coast. The storm's encounter with western Cuba on Saturday took some of the punch out of its top winds.......
KickingTiresIt???s becoming clear that energy and energy independence ??? you have to love that term ??? will be a major focus of the upcoming presidential election. While most of us are sick of the dog-and-pony shows and pundits of the......
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Palm Beach Politics | Sun-Sentinel BlogsPalm Beach County commissioners voiced frustration Tuesday over the millions of tax dollars they allocate each year on beach restoration. They sharply criticized federal authorities for being slow to finalize long-awaited beach protection barriers. The...
KickingTiresYeah, we???re still digging through House Resolution 6899 ??? the Comprehensive American Energy Security and Consumer Protection Act ??? and guess what we found? While the second section of the bill deals with new offshore drilling, 70 or so sections........
Tags: Politics, Laws, Consumers, Local Government, Civil Laws
KickingTiresFord is rolling out its new 2009 lineup, and most models are getting a gas-cap-less tank. Ford calls this ???EasyFuel,??? not to be confused with "FlexFuel," which means the car can run on E85. In fact, when I went to......
KickingTiresSo the new Ford Fusion is an attractive package that potentially has class-leading mileage ??? but what about its price? Ford just launched a new consumer site for the 2010 Fusion, and overall the vehicle holds the line with aggressively......
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