APNewsBreak: Gov’t won’t pursue talking car mandate
Health / Lifestyle / U.S. News

APNewsBreak: Gov’t won’t pursue talking car mandate

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration has quietly set aside plans to require new cars to be able to wirelessly talk to each other, auto industry officials said, jeopardizing one of the most promising technologies for preventing traffic deaths. The Obama administration proposed last December that all new cars and light trucks come equipped with … Continue reading

Car lovers’ Newport: 2 museums highlight design on wheels
Arts & Entertainment / Business / Featured / Uncategorized

Car lovers’ Newport: 2 museums highlight design on wheels

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Car enthusiasts now have their pick of destinations to get their fix while visiting Newport, with two car museums featuring classic and rare cars, the newest having opened just this month. The Audrain Automobile Museum and the Newport Car Museum both place a strong emphasis on design and display the cars … Continue reading

New electric car charging station opens in Richmond
Featured / Local / Science / Technology / Virginia

New electric car charging station opens in Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Richmond’s Main Street Station parking lot is now home to an electric car charging station. The Richmond Times-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1MPDcfa) reports that the city’s first DC Fast Charging Electric Vehicle Charging Station has opened. Michael Phillips of Virginia Clean Cities says the station can boost a battery to 80 percent of its … Continue reading