We're not going to make the case that moving away from plastic body panels caused the ultimate demise of Saturn. But if you take away the front and rear fascias, it is somewhat difficult to come up with cars that have a significant use of polymers f... ArticlePublished: 11/1/2009
How electric steering improves not only a driver's capability, but saves fuel. And why steer-by-wire may work for lift trucks, but won't make it to your driveway anytime soon.
The fact that it’s at least a year before an automaker rolls a single plug-in vehicle onto a dealer lot is irrelevant. For GM and Toyota, the hard sell on who has the better battery blueprint has already started. ArticlePublished: 6/30/2009