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Cell Phone Use Behind the Wheel to Be Banned in Montana
Cell Phone Use Behind the Wheel to Be Banned in Montana

19 Jan 2015, 12:12 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / Since ComSonics is allegedly developing a radar gun-like device with which officers would be able to detect drivers who are texting, some states in the US are already reconsidering driving laws. It ...

 
NASCAR Announces Pole Qualifying Changes for 2014
NASCAR Announces Pole Qualifying Changes for 2014

28 Jan 2014, 15:41 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / NASCAR has announced that a group qualifying format will replace the single-entry attempts previously used to determine the starting grid for each race. The qualifying will now consist of three roun...

 
Jaguar Pondering Smaller FWD Model
Jaguar Pondering Smaller FWD Model

12 Aug 2013, 13:42 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Word has it British automaker Jaguar is considering a small front-wheel drive vehicle that would help the company meet increasingly stringent CO2 regulations. According to Autocar, the automaker&...

 
Vancouver  Allows EVs on Public Roads
Vancouver Allows EVs on Public Roads

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Alexandru Stan / With the wave of EVs under development and the multitude of concepts unveiled at the Paris Motor Show, one would think that folks have turned their back on fossil-fuel cars. True to some extent, the...

 
FIA Approves 2013 Regulations
FIA Approves 2013 Regulations

6 Jun 2011, 13:34 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The anticipated evolution of Formula 1 towards a more eco-oriented philosophy has begun, after the World Motor Sport Council approved on Friday the set of regulations that will shape the competition...

 
France! Liberté, égalité and a whole lot of communism
France! Liberté, égalité and a whole lot of communism

16 May 2011, 12:29 UTC · By: Charles Darveight / I never was what you would call a “fan” of the French. They’re simply annoying. They’ve got this unbelievable tendency of being backwards compared to the rest of the world, t...

 
Brawn Defends Legality of Red Bull's Wing
Brawn Defends Legality of Red Bull's Wing

14 Apr 2011, 07:54 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Mercedes GP boss Ross Brawn seems to have already resigned to the idea that Red Bull's flexible front wing is legal and contesting their design further would have no point. The International...

 
FIA Adds New Regulations to Adjustable Rear Wing Concept
FIA Adds New Regulations to Adjustable Rear Wing Concept

4 Feb 2011, 08:12 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / The International Automobile Federation (FIA) has brought some further clarifications to the adjustable rear wing concept introduced in Formula 1 as of this season. Throughout this week's r...

 
Wacky Laws, Uncanny Regulations, Zombie People
Wacky Laws, Uncanny Regulations, Zombie People

25 Dec 2010, 07:32 UTC · By: Charles Darveight / Recently, there’s been quite some fuss over a new traffic regulation which, by initial accounts, is quite strange (to say the least) and has good chances of being enforced in Paris. Specific...

 
TTXGP 2011 eGrandPrix Rules Released
TTXGP 2011 eGrandPrix Rules Released

23 Nov 2010, 08:37 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The revised TTXGP Technical Rules for 2011 have just been released, and are available for download. New for 2011 are two classes (the open Formula GP class and the Formula 75 class), reduced range, ...

 
AIAM Supports New Fuel Efficiency Standards
AIAM Supports New Fuel Efficiency Standards

24 May 2010, 09:21 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The Association of International Automobile Manufacturers (AIAM) expressed over the weekend their support for the new fuel efficiency and emissions standards announced by President Barack Obama. The...

 
FIA Clarifies Illegal Ride-Height Systems
FIA Clarifies Illegal Ride-Height Systems

8 Apr 2010, 06:34 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / The International Automobile Federation (FIA) clarified the ride-height dilemma during the course of yesterday, when issuing a letter to all the Formula One teams regarding the illegality of such de...

 
Further Regulations for MotoGP 2012 Announced
Further Regulations for MotoGP 2012 Announced

19 Feb 2010, 13:42 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / After confirming that the maximum engine capacity for MotoGP will return to 1,000cc in two years time in mid-December, the new technical specifications that will come into effect for this class from...

 
California Considers Revising ZEV Regulations
California Considers Revising ZEV Regulations

27 Nov 2009, 15:37 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The California Air Resources Board strongly considers revising state regulations for the zero emission vehicles, the so-called ZEV, and will conduct a public meeting to determine whether it will be...

 
FIA Announce Technical Regulations for 2010 F1 Championship
FIA Announce Technical Regulations for 2010 F1 Championship

20 Aug 2009, 06:55 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / After days of speculation regarding the technical and sporting rule book of the 2010 Formula One Championship, the International Automobile Federation (FIA) has finally unveiled the last details of ...

 
FOTA Threaten with Breakaway Series... Again!
FOTA Threaten with Breakaway Series... Again!

9 Jul 2009, 09:31 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / With the prospects of having yet another racing weekend overshadowed by the ongoing dispute between the FIA and the FOTA – the June 24 peace turned up to be quite misleading, hasn't it? &...

 
FOTA Walks Out of FIA Meeting, Peace Over!
FOTA Walks Out of FIA Meeting, Peace Over!

9 Jul 2009, 06:31 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / As expected, the peace between the International Automobile Federation (FIA) and the Formula One Teams Association (FOTA) lasted for a couple of weeks. Actually, it only lasted until the two bodies ...

 
Mosley: All Teams Must Decide on 2010 Regulations
Mosley: All Teams Must Decide on 2010 Regulations

8 Jul 2009, 06:46 UTC · By: Ovidiu Panzariu / Yes, they were declared, unofficially, the winners in the FIA – FOTA war recently. And yes, they will get to have the most decisive saying in setting the technical regulations for the 2010 For...

 
US Automakers Ally Against State-by-State Regulations
US Automakers Ally Against State-by-State Regulations

2 Feb 2009, 08:20 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / American automakers are now joining forces for a major campaign against state-by-state regulations and struggle to convince the Washington authorities that a unique national standard would be useful...