WASHINGTON, Mo. -– The family of a Missouri teen who fought a rare form of cancer says he’s at peace and no longer in pain. Fourteen-year-old Alec Ingram passed away on Thursday after battling osteosarcoma for the past four-and-a-half years, WDAF reports.
The Tokyo Motor Show is always surprising. This is in part because it is the host to a panoply of innovative production and conceptual vehicles from regional automakers. But it’s also because so many of the cars and trucks and
While boxy vans and wacky concepts clearly dominate the newsfeed coming out of Tokyo, the show managed to produce more than a few full-on sports cars, ranging from a couple of super-minis to a futuristic tandem-two-seater and a hypercar-lookalike tech demonstrator.
The 2019 Tokyo Motor Show is about what you’d expect: cars for the specific needs of a densely populated country with few onshore energy resources. Thus, lots of electric vehicles, small cars, really small cars, and retro car concepts that
Myles Munroe said, “We live in a disposable, ‘cast-off and throw-away’ society that has largely lost any real sense of permanence. Ours is a world of expiration dates, limited shelf life, and planned obsolescence. Nothing is absolute.” Like most products,
There’s nothing quite like horsepower until you don’t have any. A recent test of the European Skoda Fabia S hatchback and its diminutive 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine drove the point home. With just 59 horsepower and 70 foot-pounds of torque, it
Most major auto shows take place under one roof, but the record-busting biennial IAA, aka the Frankfurt Motor Show, is spread across a dozen massive “halles.” German automakers like Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen and its various brands even have their own
It’s a pity the world’s most important auto show is only held every other year. The Frankfurt Motor Show 2019 — IAA, or Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (International Auto Show) to the locals — had a laser focus on the future. In particular, all-out
FRANKFURT—European auto makers have plowed tens of billions of dollars into developing electric cars and hybrids to comply with stricter restrictions on tailpipe emissions. Now they face the challenge of selling those vehicles. Volkswagen AG , Porsche and Daimler AG ’s Mercedes-Benz all unveiled electric models at