Transportation

Person stuck under BART train at MacArthur Station in Oakland

BART trains are not stopping at the MacArthur station after a person was struck by a train Friday morning, officials said.<p>As of 11 a.m., the person was still alive, and the Oakland Fire Department was on the scene attempting a rescue, according to BART spokesman Jim Allison.<p>The emergency began …

BART

What's Behind Declining Transit Ridership Nationwide?

Pick a culprit: The rise of ride-hailing services, budget cuts, cheap oil, or bad service.<p>New York City’s subway system has posted its first dip in ridership since 2009, according to data from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. The news follows a news week full of reported transit passenger …

Uber

1968 Plymouth Road Runner

Top Notch 1968 Plymouth Road Runner with only 1346 miles on it. More Details:<br>goo.gl/Zkx10q<p>$32,999<br>Location Sherman, Texas <br>Mileage: 1346 <br>Engine: 383 …

Roads

The Ten Best Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles

February 23, 2017 at 2:58 PM<p>If you need to buy a Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle (WAV) then we can help! We have compiled a list of the ten best …

Wheelchairs

Mercedes Might Actually Bring Its Pickup to the U.S.

Americans love luxurious pickups. We can't think of why Mercedes wouldn't want to sell the upcoming X-Class here.<p>Shortly after debuting the X-Class pickup truck concept last year, Mercedes announced that it wasn't U.S.-bound. That was somewhat puzzling decision considering that upmarket pickup …

Mercedes-Benz

Why Every Car Enthusiast Needs To Drive A Subaru Impreza

It doesn’t look like much, but the Subaru Impreza has one of the strongest fanbases and reputations in the internet car world. Drive one hard and …

Engineering

These people dancing during a traffic jam is straight out of a scene from 'La La Land'

Remember that unrealistic opening scene in La La Land when everyone got out of the car during a traffic jam and just started dancing?<p>It's just happened in real life.<p>A group of around 30 men and women in China decided they had enough of waiting during a traffic jam and decided instead to come out of …

Traffic

London-Berlin-Prague by train

London-Berlin-Prague by train – a European train journey<p><i>When it comes to planning any holiday there are a number of planning stages we all go</i> …

Trains

Hyundai Ioniq is shapely hybrid

None<p>Hyundai has created a new eco-car, the Ioniq, that gets 58 miles a gallon as a hybrid David Dewhurst Photography<p>Hyundai has created a new hybrid, the Ionic David Dewhurst Photography<p>The Hyundai Ioniq is rated at 58 miles per gallon overall in its base version Hyundai<p>The Ioniq is a hybrid, but …

Hyundai

In A Driverless Car World, The Reduced Traffic Will Save Us Billions

But only if we also introduce more tolls to discourage unnecessary driving.<p>Aside from being very annoying, traffic congestion is a major brake on the economy. When people are stuck in jams, they're not working, they're not delivering goods, they're not consuming goods, and they're very stressed …

Driverless Cars

Three luxury crossovers with highly tempting discounts

<i>On the last three Fridays of every month, Graeme Fletcher combines manufacturers’ incentives from Unhaggle.com with resale value, dependability and</i> …

Engineering

Honda wants to charge electric vehicles dynamically for ‘unlimited range’ on highways

We find that automakers who have historically been betting on hydrogen fuel cells over battery-powered vehicles, like Honda, are very focused on the speed of charging since it’s currently the only advantage fuel cells have over batteries.<p>While charge rates are obviously important, it’s not actually …

Electric Vehicles

Rocky Mountaineer Vacations

Rocky Mountaineer provides vacation packages to the most unique and scenic regions of Western Canada and four spectacular rail routes through British …

Train Travel

Transit ridership is slipping in some big cities.

And that’s surprising because many buses and trains seem more crowded than ever. In fact, a manager of the Bay Area Rapid Transit system speculated …

BART

Mum gave birth in a traffic jam - thanks to the doctor in the car behind her

A woman who was stuck in a traffic jam gave birth in the car - thanks to a doctor in the queue behind her.<p>Pregnant Sian Berry, 25, was on her way to …

Traffic

Bloor bike lanes boost cyclist traffic, increase drive times

City staff report shows 36 per cent increase in cyclists since bike lanes were installed<p>Early data shows more cyclists are using Bloor Street to get …

Bike Lanes

Embark Self-Driving Truck Eyes Driverless Freeway Journeys

Embark Self-Driving Truck Eyes Driverless Freeway Journeys<p>The big rig uses radar, cameras, and sensors to transport cargo without a human behind the …

Driverless Cars

Rollout Begins: Toyota Delivers First of 100 Fuel Cell Buses

Toyota Motor Corp. says it has officially delivered the first fuel cell bus (FC bus) sold under the Toyota brand to the Bureau of Transportation of …

Fuel Cell

Honda files patent for car inspired by 2&4 track car concept

Honda Project 2&4 concept, 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show<p>It appears that Honda might be serious about its wonderful Project 2&4 concept.<p>If you're not …

Honda

This startup sees the highways filled with self-driving big rigs

Alex Rodrigues and the team at Embark, a startup coming out of stealth today, want to change how we move freight across the country. Currently, tractor-trailer trucks, driven by more than 1.6 million drivers, carry 60 percent of freight moved in the United States. Embark instead sees a future where …

Driverless Cars

Embark’s self-driving truck is ready to assist human drivers

Self-driving trucking startup Embark is revealing its tech for the first time, showing off a competitor for Uber’s Otto that uses neural networks and deep learning to teach trucks how to drive themselves through their own processes of practice and trial and error.<p>Embark’s trucks are also approved …

Driverless Cars

9 Flying Cars That Just Might Take You to Work One Day

<b>Related Video: Entrepreneurs push the future of flying cars</b><p>European aircraft manufacturer Airbus is working at its Silicon Valley research center on …

Aerospace

Off The Tracks – Whistler’s Train Wreck Trail

Graffiti artists took to painting huge pictures on the old boxcars, using them as giant canvases for their artwork. When mountain bikers began riding …

Trains

Embark launches self-driving truck tech to ease driver fatigue on long highways

As Uber faces the heat from Alphabet over its self-driving truck technology, another self-driving truck startup officially goes to market today to capitalize on the burgeoning autonomous vehicle industry.<p>Founded out of San Mateo, California, in 2016 Embark — not to be confused with the public …

Driverless Cars

Meet the 21-year-old self-driving truck startup founder

SAN FRANCISCO — Just how hot is the self-driving vehicle space?<p>So hot that if you're a sharp 21-year-old with robotics experience and some smart friends, you can land millions to start your own company.<p>Embark, a new self-driving truck startup that launched Friday, is the brainchild of University of …

Driverless Cars

Expect Changes On The 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, A, C, D, E, F, M, N & R Trains This Weekend

<i>(Governor Cuomo's office)</i><p>Did you know that plastic lawn flamingos are considered endangered? Anyway, here are this weekend's subway changes.<p><b>1</b> trains …

Trains

Volvo turns to hybrid tech for sports performance

Volvo is turning to high-performance hybrid power in a move to bolster its sporting credentials while at the same time distancing itself from the …

Lifestyle

1967 Buick Skylark For Sale Alsip, Illinois

"Get In With The In Crowd In A Skylark! . A Sweeter-Handling Machine, A More Comfortable Chariot You'll Never Find."<p>1967 Skylarks Got All The …

Buick

YVR plane crash survivors granted access to cockpit voice recorder

Survivors of a fiery plane crash just outside Vancouver International Airport have won access to an audio recording of what was happening in the …

Aviation

The Baojun 510 Is A Small General Motors Crossover Utility Vehicle For China

This is the brand new Baojun 510, a small crossover utility vehicle (CUV) for China. It was launched on the Chinese car market earlier this week. Baojun is a brand under SAIC-GM-Wuling, a three-way joint venture between Shanghai Automotive Industry Company (SAIC), General Motors (GM), and Wuling …

Tesla