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Ford Wants To Revolutionize Truck Storage, Official USPTO Documents Reveal
Ford Wants To Revolutionize Truck Storage, Official USPTO Documents Reveal

22 Aug 2023, 12:04 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / The Dearborn-based automaker wants to increase the utility of almost every part of the truck. Here are the plans showing why the next-gen F-150 might be amazing

 
Rivian R1S Camp Kitchen Trademark Filed With the USPTO, Might Not Seat Seven Anymore
Rivian R1S Camp Kitchen Trademark Filed With the USPTO, Might Not Seat Seven Anymore

18 Aug 2023, 20:54 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / The coveted camp kitchen is making a comeback. But it's not coming for R1T's gear tunnel just yet. This one's for the all-electric SUV

 
Rivian Reinvents Truck Storage in New Patent, Gives Tesla Cybertruck a Nod
Rivian Reinvents Truck Storage in New Patent, Gives Tesla Cybertruck a Nod

11 Apr 2023, 09:20 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Rivian patents new storage features for its trucks, reminding everyone of the Tesla Cybertruck's sail pillar storage that might not make it into production

 
Tesla Files to Patent New Die-Casting Alloy for Use in Single-Piece Megacastings
Tesla Files to Patent New Die-Casting Alloy for Use in Single-Piece Megacastings

17 Feb 2023, 14:15 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Tesla filed a patent application for a new die-casting aluminum alloy suitable for structural components that offer both high strength and ductility

 
Rivian Patents Low-Range Gearbox Attachment for Extreme Off-Roading
Rivian Patents Low-Range Gearbox Attachment for Extreme Off-Roading

8 Feb 2023, 17:46 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Rivian was granted a patent for a bolt-on low-range gearbox that would allow its trucks to tackle the most difficult terrain

 
As It Turns Out, Elon Musk's Tesla Likes to Patent Certain Innovations After All
As It Turns Out, Elon Musk's Tesla Likes to Patent Certain Innovations After All

5 Jan 2023, 21:37 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / The EV-making company has just received approval for three new patents. They’re discoveries that solve a couple of issues. Here’s what’s what

 
Ford Patents Bumper Assembly With Integrated Airbag To Mitigate Offset Frontal Crashes
Ford Patents Bumper Assembly With Integrated Airbag To Mitigate Offset Frontal Crashes

31 Dec 2022, 12:50 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Ford acquired a patent for a bumper assembly integrating an airbag system designed to protect in the event of an offset frontal crash

 
Volvo Trademarks C60 With the USPTO and EUIPO, Coupe-Styled SUV Seems Likely
Volvo Trademarks C60 With the USPTO and EUIPO, Coupe-Styled SUV Seems Likely

28 Dec 2022, 20:58 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Following the EX90 and upcoming EX30, the Swedish automaker is definitely going to roll out the EX60. The coupe-styled C60, therefore, might happen as well

 
GM Patents Intelligent Park Assist System Aimed at Reducing Park Violations
GM Patents Intelligent Park Assist System Aimed at Reducing Park Violations

14 Nov 2022, 10:12 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / GM has filed to patent an intelligent park assist system that leverages onboard sensors and connected technology to reduce park violations

 
Ford Patents a Pet-Restraint System That Will Most Likely Kill the Animal in a Crash
Ford Patents a Pet-Restraint System That Will Most Likely Kill the Animal in a Crash

7 Sep 2022, 15:47 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / An interesting Ford patent reveals the Blue Oval’s preoccupation with the well-being of dogs, but the system depicted is more likely to kill the dog in a crash

 
Ford Files Patent for Crazy "In-Flight Charging" of Electric Vehicles Inspired by Aviation
Ford Files Patent for Crazy "In-Flight Charging" of Electric Vehicles Inspired by Aviation

19 Aug 2022, 10:45 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Ford applied to patent “in-flight charging” of electric vehicles inspired by military aviation, only in this case, the EV is charged while being towed

 
Stellantis Trademark Filing Suggests Dodge Challenger Tomahawk Might Be Coming
Stellantis Trademark Filing Suggests Dodge Challenger Tomahawk Might Be Coming

1 Jul 2022, 09:39 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / Dodge is readying three muscle car debuts for next month, and one of them could add the Tomahawk suffix. Will it be the electric version?

 
Ford Patents a Crazy New Feature for a Vehicle's Windows, It Will Blow You Away
Ford Patents a Crazy New Feature for a Vehicle's Windows, It Will Blow You Away

1 Jun 2022, 16:00 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Ford has filed a patent for a “switchable glass structure” that empowers electro-chromatic glass to act as touch-sensitive surfaces

 
Apple Car Is Very Much Alive, Will Feature VR Technology and Possibly No Windows
Apple Car Is Very Much Alive, Will Feature VR Technology and Possibly No Windows

20 May 2022, 08:57 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / New rumors about the future Apple Car are fueled by a recent patent filing hinting at a windowless autonomous vehicle featuring virtual reality technology

 
Honda Has a Clever New Suspension System, It Uses Electromagnets
Honda Has a Clever New Suspension System, It Uses Electromagnets

21 Apr 2022, 17:53 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Honda may have a struck a deal with GM to share its Ultium platform, but when it comes to comfort the Japanese carmaker is not fooling around

 
Hyundai's E-Trike Will Have Auto-Adjusting Rear Wheels
Hyundai's E-Trike Will Have Auto-Adjusting Rear Wheels

20 Apr 2022, 16:38 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Hyundai absolutely smashed it with the Ioniq 5 and Kona. But here they are, doing it all over again with a very cool trike. Here’s why they’re making it

 
Ford's Making a Robot That Can Fly and Drive Itself, Not Without Cost Control
Ford's Making a Robot That Can Fly and Drive Itself, Not Without Cost Control

14 Apr 2022, 20:52 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / At this point, don’t we all have a lot of robots? Think about it – what’s in your kitchen? Well, Ford now wants a robot for itself. It drives and flies

 
Ford Wants Your Car's Windows to Act As Advanced Microphones, Here's Why
Ford Wants Your Car's Windows to Act As Advanced Microphones, Here's Why

11 Apr 2022, 22:35 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / The American automaker is getting ready for the EV era with new technologies. It looks like Ford learned something from another auto manufacturer

 
GM Has a New One-Pedal Driving System, No Paddle Shifters Are Involved
GM Has a New One-Pedal Driving System, No Paddle Shifters Are Involved

9 Apr 2022, 15:06 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / General Motors is ready for the EV era and is looking to bring more comfort to those that commute and need to recuperate energy lost while accelerating

 
New Apple Patent Reveals More About the iCar, Video Really is King
New Apple Patent Reveals More About the iCar, Video Really is King

8 Apr 2022, 21:59 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / If there’s a tech company out there that does want to miss the EV era, you let us know. Apple isn’t going to let this chance slip. Here’s the latest iCar news