Industry News
You may have heard of the semiconductor shortage caused by the Covid-19 pandemic. The global stay-at-home mandate, to stop the spread of C-19, allowed people to buy tech products, to enable them to work from...
By Brian Denton
September 20, 2021
Automotive industry observers know nothing. At best they make guestimates based on extrapolated data sets. It’s probably best to rely on gut instincts. Ford has probably relied on a mixture of both for the F-150...
By Brian Denton
August 24, 2021
Germany and France are the European Union. They are the two most economically powerful countries. Germany is essentially the EU’s principal banker, the Jupiter of the union by which all other member states are locked...
By Brian Denton
July 14, 2021
Mercedes is back in the environmental dock yet again. Plugin hybrids, which combine a combustion engine and electric drivetrain are not as friendly to the environment as first realized. Emissions firing squads are lining up...
By Chris Ward
June 14, 2021
A huge emissions asteroid is hurtling towards the internal combustion engine that could spell early doom for petrol, diesel and related hybridised engines. The European Union’s Euro 7 emissions standards will come into force in...
By Chris Ward
June 2, 2021
Personal Electric Automotive Revolution. PEAR, ergo PEAR EV. This is the name given to a $30,000 EV, a joint collaboration with Fisker Inc and Foxconn. Yes, Foxconn the maker of computer chips and iPhones among...
By Scott D Brandon
May 17, 2021