May 21 to 27 is National EMS Week. In 1974, President Gerald Ford authorized EMS Week which celebrated Emergency Medical Services practitioners and the critical work they do in our communities.
There was a big management shake-up over at Ford this weekend. The company fired CEO Mark Fields and is replacing him with the head of its Smart Mobility division, James Hackett. What will this management shuffle mean for Ford? Executives are hired and fired all the time. It could be because a company isn’t performing […]
If you’re waiting around for your flying car, don’t hold your breath. The dream that launched a thousand Popular Mechanics issues in the 1950s is no closer to reality today than it was then. But there are technologies and innovations that once may have seemed the stuff of science fiction that are just around the […]
Brick-and-mortar businesses have their own challenges, but with a food truck, you’re not only dependent on the kitchen functioning, but you need the vehicle to work, too. The wheels fell off of popular grilled cheese food truck American Meltdown’s business — literally and figuratively — leaving the truck stranded on its way to an event […]
The thought of speeding down a racetrack is the stuff driving enthusiasts dream of, but it’s not always a practical proposition. Apex Driving Events aims to make the dream a reality with events at select tracks on the east coast.
Elio Motors was supposed to completely revolutionize how the world commuted. This tiny, three-wheeled wonder promised 84 MPG at the low, low price of just $7,495. Trouble is, nobody ever saw the car, and based on its latest SEC filing, nobody is likely to.
Arbor Day is an international holiday during which citizens are encouraged to plant trees. We’re celebrating by honoring this fellow, who harvested a few to make this Volvo 850 Woody Camper.
There’s been a lot of chatter about flying cars again this week after a New York Times story with an accompanying video showed the product of a Silicon Valley company called Kitty Hawk, which has produced a prototype of what’s being called a “flying car.” Hogwash.
Most people buy cars they intend to drive. There are some, however, who buy cars expecting to be chauffeured around in them while riding comfortable in the back seat. Lincoln wants to make that option easier for its customers with new Lincoln Chauffeur. The service doesn’t give you the luxury of an in-house chauffeur, but […]