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Brigade Electronics Introduces New Road Safety System Designed for Commercial Van Use
Brigade Electronics Introduces New Road Safety System Designed for Commercial Van Use

12 Sep 2022, 11:24 UTC / Changes in road regulations require commercial vehicle drivers to adapt to safety road standards, Brigade Vans helps by providing incident prevention products

 
Looking To Grab the Bicycle Safety Bull by the Horns? Here Are Some Ideas To Start With
Looking To Grab the Bicycle Safety Bull by the Horns? Here Are Some Ideas To Start With

28 Aug 2022, 13:49 UTC / Bicycle safety is an approachable subject if you know where to begin. Here are a few tips from Bosch to help raise the chances of happy adventures

 
Less Fuel, More Electric Power – FIA's New Regulations and Other Technical Changes
Less Fuel, More Electric Power – FIA's New Regulations and Other Technical Changes

18 Aug 2022, 15:44 UTC / Major news for F1, FIA recently approved the new power regulations for 2026, also tackling porpoising and roll hoops safety standards in the 2023 season

 
Five Moments When F1 Changed the Rules in the Middle of the Season
Five Moments When F1 Changed the Rules in the Middle of the Season

24 Jul 2022, 08:23 UTC / F1 went through some mid-season rule changes before and apparently it will happen again. This is why we take a look at five moments like that

 
Extreme Heatwave Hits Oregon, Causes Temporarly Lift of Self-Service Gas Ban
Extreme Heatwave Hits Oregon, Causes Temporarly Lift of Self-Service Gas Ban

1 Jul 2021, 14:33 UTC / Extreme heatwave has caused a temporary lift for self-serve regulation in Oregon. Although the suspension lasted only two days, high temperatures continue.

 
Euro 7 Regulation Deemed a “De Facto Ban” on Fossil-Fuel Vehicles
Euro 7 Regulation Deemed a “De Facto Ban” on Fossil-Fuel Vehicles

4 Mar 2021, 14:21 UTC / As expected, the European Commission's proposed Euro 7 regulation isn't to the liking of trade associations and automakers

 
Obama Goes After Trump on New Fuel Economy Standards, Doesn’t Say His Name
Obama Goes After Trump on New Fuel Economy Standards, Doesn’t Say His Name

1 Apr 2020, 13:05 UTC / The U.S. announced the new fuel economy standards for the coming year, and they're a major departure from the Obama-era regulations

 
2021 Formula 1 Regulations Include Radical Design Changes, $175 Million Cost Cap
2021 Formula 1 Regulations Include Radical Design Changes, $175 Million Cost Cap

31 Oct 2019, 20:55 UTC / 2021 will be a year of great changes for the Formula 1 world championship, and the cost cap should tighten up the competition by a serious margin

 
Formula 1 Rear Wing Rain Lights To Become Mandatory From 2019
Formula 1 Rear Wing Rain Lights To Become Mandatory From 2019

29 Aug 2018, 17:42 UTC / From the 2019 season onward, Formula 1 single-seaters will feature endplate LEDs to help the drivers see better in rainy weather

 
Good News: Real World Emission Testing Will Reverse the Downsizing Trend
Good News: Real World Emission Testing Will Reverse the Downsizing Trend

17 Oct 2016, 17:40 UTC / The industry is finally bringing the downsizing experiment to an end after real-world emission testing will expose the limitations of these small engines

 
German Authorities Propose a Black Box Recorder for Semi-Autonomous Cars
German Authorities Propose a Black Box Recorder for Semi-Autonomous Cars

19 Jul 2016, 13:17 UTC / The German authorities are reacting to the latest trends in self-driving technology and think about making future investigations easier on them

 
Self-Driving Car Regulations to Become More Permissive Soon
Self-Driving Car Regulations to Become More Permissive Soon

26 Nov 2015, 10:11 UTC / While some people in the industry consider self-driving cars to be bound to change how we see transportation, officials must first change the law

 
New South Wales Is Another State Where Self-Balancing Scooters Are Banned
New South Wales Is Another State Where Self-Balancing Scooters Are Banned

25 Nov 2015, 14:35 UTC / Besides their popularity, the self-balancing scooters are slowly becoming an outcast in the eyes of more and more traffic regulators

 
Ontario Becomes First Canadian Province to Allow Self-Driving Cars on Public Roads
Ontario Becomes First Canadian Province to Allow Self-Driving Cars on Public Roads

14 Oct 2015, 09:28 UTC / After Australia's recent announcement, Ontario has just released a statement saying that it will be the first Canadian province to allow self-driving cars

 
UK Bans Smoking in Cars Carrying Children, GEM Supports
UK Bans Smoking in Cars Carrying Children, GEM Supports

21 Sep 2015, 16:43 UTC / We've known of the government's decission to ban smoking in cars that carry children for quite a while, but things are about to get real

 
In 2017 Diesel Engine Emissions Will Be Tested in the Real World
In 2017 Diesel Engine Emissions Will Be Tested in the Real World

25 May 2015, 08:11 UTC / New regulations will be set in place in September 2017. European countries will meet and discuss what real world conditions should consist of

 
Google's Self-Driving Car Gets the Green Light, Will Hit Public Roads This Summer
Google's Self-Driving Car Gets the Green Light, Will Hit Public Roads This Summer

15 May 2015, 11:57 UTC / Some of us have hoped the moment will not happen too soon, others have dreamed about it. Either way, Google's self-driving car will hit public roads this summer

 
School Bus Company Bans Pupils from Reading Books While Riding in the Vehicle
School Bus Company Bans Pupils from Reading Books While Riding in the Vehicle

25 Apr 2015, 12:31 UTC / An 8-year-old girl in the city of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu in Quebec, Canada was asked to put the book away while riding in the school bus. Apparently it's risky

 
Transgender Teen Wins Right to Wear Make-Up in His Driver’s License Picture
Transgender Teen Wins Right to Wear Make-Up in His Driver’s License Picture

22 Apr 2015, 15:41 UTC / It appears the teenager’s struggle will help other transgender Americans who will not experience the same problem once the new policy will take effect in May

 
Amazon Gets Green Light to Fly Their Drones... for Research and Development
Amazon Gets Green Light to Fly Their Drones... for Research and Development

20 Mar 2015, 14:26 UTC / FAA just announced they are allowing Amazon Logistics, Inc. to operate aerial systems for research and development and crew training