Sono Motors Awards Major Contract to Continental

Long-Term Partnership for Production of the Sion’s Electric Drive Unit Munich, November 22, 2018 – The German mobility provider Sono Motors announced today that it was entering into a cooperation with Continental, the world’s second largest automotive supplier. The long-standing German company’s Powertrain division will build the electric drive unit (EDU) for the Sion, the […]

Tanner Gray becomes youngest NHRA champion, wins Pro Stock title

The Associated Press Published 10:47 PM EST Nov 10, 2018 POMONA, Calif. (AP) — Tanner Gray became the youngest NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season champion Saturday by qualifying at the season-ending Auto Club NHRA Finals. The 19-year-old Pro Stock driver from New Mexico has seven victories this season. In the Countdown to the […]

‘Shark week’ themed cruises are here and we’re scared and excited

“Shark Week” on The Discovery Channel is upon us and to celebrate one cruise line is offering the “summer of shark.” In this case, you don’t need a bigger boat. In celebration of the 30th anniversary of Shark Week, television’s longest-running must-see summer event, Princess Cruises is offering all kinds of shark-themed programming on board […]

Toyota recalls 645,000 vehicles; air bags may not inflate

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is recalling about 645,000 vehicles worldwide to fix an electrical problem that could stop air bags from inflating in a crash. The recall covers certain Toyota Prius and Lexus RX and NX SUVs. Also covered are some Toyota Alphard, Vellfire, Sienta, Noah, Voxy, Esquire, Probox, Succeed, Corolla, Highlander, Levin and Hilux […]

Lauda out of hospital after given all-clear

Date published: January 17 2019 Niki Lauda is back recovering at home after being hospitalised with influenza over the festive period. The three-time World Champion and current non-executive chairman of Mercedes had been well on the mend from a lung transplant in August, but suffered a setback when re-admitted into intensive care at Vienna’s AKH hospital […]

Massa, Hamilton look back 10 years to Brazil title thriller

AP Updated 12:25 PM EST Nov 11, 2018 SAO PAULO (AP) — Ten years ago at the Brazilian Grand Prix, Felipe Massa thought he was Formula One world champion — for 23 seconds at least. After winning his home race at Interlagos, Ferrari driver Massa appeared to have done enough to become the first Brazilian […]

Rocky Mountain National Park open but weather limits some access

Park ranger Kevin Sturmer, right, tells Sarah Schlesinger of Boulder, that Trail Ridge Road is blocked to vehicles after a light overnight snow in Rocky Mountain National Park Saturday, Dec. 22, in Estes Park. The road was unplowed because of a partial federal shutdown that has been put in motion because of gridlock in Congress […]