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Why are SUVs More Rare in Europe than in the United States?

By Dom Nozzi

December 16, 2002

Why do Europeans seem to use sport utility vehicles (SUVs) less than Americans?

I believe that the following reasons can help explain. 692 more words


5 Apparent Minor Injuries in St. Louis School Bus Accident

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Three high school students and two adults are being treated for minor injuries after an accident involving a school bus in St. 77 more words


Uber Buys Self Driving Truck Start-up & Join Volvo Develop Self Driving SUV Cabs

Uber has been developing autonomous vehicles and envisions a day when those cars could replace its tens of thousands of contract drivers

Uber Technologies Inc. on Thursday said it is buying Ottomotto LLC, a Silicon Valley startup building self-driving vehicle technology for trucks. 201 more words

Autonomous Vehicle

Executive Xovers

An incident with the back of a van meant that my time spent with the illustrious (and unique) Mercedes CLS Shooting Brake came to an end abruptly. 1,578 more words


Tesla Model X P90D might be even faster than Tesla's own Ludicrous estimates (video)

Dragtimes has its first P90D Ludicrous 0-60/100 MPH video up and the numbers they got beat Tesla’s already impressive estimates… 131 more words

AIRBAGS FOR BIKERS: Inflatable Motorcycle Suit Provides Instant Crash Protection

Three motorcyclists competing in the final race of the international MotoGP circuit this month will have extra injury insurance, in the form of wearable airbags. Alpinestars’s Tech Air Race suit uses an onboard computer to sense the subtle differences between regular track turbulence and the motion associated with an impending crash, and it fires fall-cushioning airbags on the shoulders and collarbone (an oft-injured area for racers) before the biker hits the ground. 115 more words

Science & Technology

Who didn't see this one coming

From the New York Daily News:

An arrest warrant has been issued for Ethan Couch, the Texas teen involved in the infamous “affluenza” DUI crash.

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Legal/Law Enforcement