Fuel Efficiency

Data Manipulation in R Using dplyr

In our previous article, we discussed the importance of data preprocessing and data management tasks in a data science pipeline. Also, we provided a …

Data Science

Will the ELD Mandate Help Truck Fleets Improve Fuel Efficiency?

Beginning in December, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration regulations go into effect requiring commercial interstate vehicles install and …

Transportation

Functional peace of mind

(This article was first published on <b>Econometrics and Free Software</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>I think what I enjoy the most about …

Data Science

2017 NBA Draft Tracker - Basketball Draft Updates - CBSSports.com

RK<p>Player<p>Pos<p>School<p>1<p>Markelle Fultz<p>PG<p>WASH<p>Anaylsis: The only thing that gives pause about Fultz is where he chose to go to school, and how that team did. …

College Basketball

Ford crossover delivers powerful engine, new tech features

If the thought of buying a crossover has entered your mind lately – and if it hasn’t … well, you’re in the minority of buyers – then Ford has a …

Trucks

Indmar Roushcharged Raptor 575

With 580 pound-feet of torque and 510 hp courtesy of Roush supercharging technology, this closed-cooled Raptor engine has all the power you need with …

Waterskiing

Will Boeing Build an Electric Airplane?

Even if it doesn't, Airbus has to worry that it will.<p>It has been less than a month since aerospace giant <b>Boeing</b> (NYSE:BA) announced plans to purchase …

Aerospace

2018 Ford Expedition promises towing capacity and best-in-class fuel economy

Ford has unveiled the 2018 Expedition SUV and it is positioning the Expedition as the perfect vacation vehicle for a family road trip, even if you …

Ford Motor Company

2018 Ford Expedition has best-in-class fuel economy

The EcoBoost is finally living up to its name.<p>After more than a decade, the Ford Expedition is finally getting a full redesign. In addition to a lighter aluminum body, the Expedition gets a new 3.5-liter turbo V6 and the same 10-speed automatic that's in the F-150. All of that combined means the …

Autos

Ford's big gamble with the Expedition SUV seems to have paid off

• <b>Ford's 2018 Expedition achieved a government-rated combined city-highway level of 20 miles per gallon.</b>• <b><br>That's better than any other full-size SUV in the class.</b>• <b><br>The number vindicates Ford's lightweighting strategy for pickups and SUV and proves that consumers will accept smaller engines.</b><p>When it comes …

Trucks

Ford's big gamble with the Expedition SUV seems to have paid off (F)

Ford<p><b>Ford's 2018 Expedition achieved a government-rated combined city-highway level of 20 miles per gallon.</b>• <b><br>That's better than any other full-size SUV</b> …

Trucks

2018 GLE SUV

GLE SUV<p>Engineered to show you the future. And take you there.<p>DESIGN<p>The premium SUV that invented its class 20 years years ago still leads the way in …

Trucks

How cities can fight climate change most effectively

What are the best ways for U.S. cities to combat climate change? A new study co-authored by an MIT professor indicates it will be easier for cities …

Climate

Oil Markets In Supply/Demand Tug Of War

<i>By Bluford Putnam</i><p>U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil has been stuck in a wide yet fairly well-defined trading range of $42-$55 per barrel …

Oil

Ford Faces Fire From Green Groups in Showdown Over Mileage Rules

Environmental and consumer advocates are taking aim at Ford Motor Co. in a public campaign saying the carmaker, which has highlighted its green …

Business

Green groups pressure automakers on U.S. fuel efficiency rules

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Sierra Club, Greenpeace USA and Public Citizen and other environmental and consumer advocacy groups plan to turn up the pressure on Wednesday in their campaign to stop automakers from lobbying the Trump administration to weaken fuel efficiency requirements.<p>The groups …

Business

2018 Mercedes-AMG G-Class SUV

G-Class SUV<p>Crafted to go the distance.<p>Design<p>Created to conquer challenges on six continents, the 39-year evolution of the G-Class keeps elevating the …

Trucks

Luxury Sedan

268<p>HORSEPOWER<p>7.1<p>0–60 MPH (SEC)*<p>30<p>HWY MPG ESTIMATE*<p>ES 350<p>Starting at<p></--> $38,900*<p>$40,895* VEHICLE SHOWN<p>With modern elegance, exceptional …

Luxury Lifestyle

Consumer Reports: Toyota tops for reliability -- and Cadillac is last

Consumer Reports lists the most reliable car brands<p>Posted!<p>A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.<p>Like this topic? You may also like these photo …

Consumer Reports

Mitsubishi aims to regain trust and boost sales

in Tokyo<p>Mitsubishi Motors has made regaining customer trust its top priority in the wake of the fuel economy scandal last year.<p>The Japanese carmaker …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

This Will Not Be The 'Last Great Secular Oil Bull Market'

Fellow SA contributor, Mr. Spano made a great argument recently in regards to a coming secular oil price rally, which might last a few years.<p>While I …

Business

Oil: Short-Term Versus Long-Term Price Scenarios

WTI crude oil prices have been in a narrow trading range for about a year now.<p>On the supply side, the issue has been technology.<p>Shale technology …

Oil

Ferrari introduces new weight-saving measures with Portofino

Ferrari’s Portofino may be closely related to its California T predecessor, but the car is significantly different in that it introduces new …

Carbon Fiber

How Self-Driving Technology Will Benefit Industries

Shutterstock photo Autonomous vehicles—cars, taxis, trucks, buses—are developing at a rapid pace. While each category of self-driving vehicle is …

U.S. Army

5 years in, fuel economy standards put savings in drivers' pockets

What if our government rolled back a program that saved consumers over $45 billion on fuel since 2010? What if they did this despite the fact that …

Transportation

Self-Driving Cars Face an Unexpected Problem: Fuel Economy - ExtremeTech

By on October 13, 2017 at 3:51 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>For years, companies like Google …

Transportation

Fuel economy: This key data points at strong U.S. oil demand

Gasoline prices haven’t gone up high enough in the U.S. to have any real impact on car buyers choosing more fuel-efficient vehicles. A university study reports that fuel economy in new vehicle purchases is staying flat this year.<p>Average fuel economy (window-sticker value) of new vehicles sold in …

Money

U.S. lawmakers propose making it easier to meet auto fuel rules

Scientists say vehicles would lose 3 miles per gallon by 2021 under the bill.<p>WASHINGTON — Two U.S. lawmakers from Michigan introduced a bill to make it easier for automakers to comply with federal fuel efficiency requirements, as the Trump administration considers softening standards that require …

Autos

U.S. lawmakers propose making it easier to meet mpg rules

WASHINGTON -- A bipartisan pair of Michigan lawmakers introduced a bill to make it easier for automakers to comply with federal fuel efficiency …

Fred Upton

Midsize match-up: Edmunds sizes up Camry versus Accord

The Honda Accord and Toyota Camry have long been household names, but these stalwarts are shaking things up for 2018. With fierce competition from rival sedans and the growing popularity of crossovers, the Accord and Camry have both been completely redesigned from the ground up to keep them …

Business