Lyndon Johnson-- yes, that's his real name-- is a journalist, editor and avid fan of cars and motorcycles. In his spare time between writing/editing for a small-town weekly newspaper and nailing perfect rev-matched downshifts while managing Facebook's Manual Transmission Preservation Society, he freelances at Technology Tell's In-Car Tech Tell.
The Ram EcoDiesel has proven to be a very popular half-ton pickup — so much so that Ram has decided to boost production to 20% of all Ram 1500s built.
The folks running GM’s Innovation Challenge are on the search for ways in which trendy technologies like augmented reality might improve car manufacturing.
You could be forgiven for not knowing this: Until the new Mercedes-Benz S550 Plug-In Hybrid, the three-pointed star did not have a PHEV model in its range. Now that they do, however, it lays down some crazy numbers:
If you thought the Police Interceptor was the only thing Ford’s got going for cops, check out the Ford Transit PTV, a Transit dressed in paddy wagon drag.
Voxx Electronics’ Prestige Security and Remote Start line is going slimmer for 2014 while at the same time improving operating range, the company said.
The 2015 GMC Canyon and Chevrolet Colorado will have the best four-cylinder fuel economy in midsize trucks and will have a segment-leading payload rating.
A press release about the 2015 Chevrolet Silverardo Toughnology Concept took a few interesting swipes at the aluminum chassis tech of the 2015 Ford F-150.
The 2015 Subaru Impreza reportedly improves upon already segment-leading fuel economy in addition to sound-deadening and technology tweaks.
All you folks rooting for the underdog that the “new” Saab, A.K.A. National Electric Vehicle Sweden, has become? Well, I’m afraid I’ve got some bad news.
Little did you know it, but Snapsheet is probably behind your car insurance company’s slick mobile app that helps you get estimates and file claims easier. We talked to Snapsheet founder Brad Weisberg and found out what inspired him to create the company.