• Diesel still has massive future An organisation dedicated to raising the awareness of diesel engines, fuel and technology insists reports of the demise of this fuel type are greatly exaggerated. As the initial commentary following the launch of the Tesla long-haul electric vehicle begins to ebb, the executive director of the Diesel Technology Forum has issued a bold statement proclaiming […] Fwd News 0 Comments November 30, 2017
  • Dull engineering doesn’t get headlines The root of the Tesla story (lithium battery manufacture) is so boring it’s no wonder Musk must resort to PR stunts. As a seasoned Electric Vehicle (EV) aficionado, the more press coverage I read about Tesla, the more I’m convinced about the collective ignorance of the press – especially the auto press. Designing and building […] Gerry Woolf 0 Comments November 23, 2017
  • Don’t believe hype about electric vehicles just yet Don’t get over excited about the rapid expansion of electric vehicle fleets. Do get excited about the rapid expansion of electrified vehicles which are quite another kettle of fish. The evidence is all over the European car market, with the silent invasion of “start-stop” technology, which is now the drive train of choice in both […] Gerry Woolf 0 Comments November 16, 2017