30 Aug '13, 5pm

Video: The Nissan ZEOD RC And Its Carbon Fiber Tub

Video: The Nissan ZEOD RC And Its Carbon Fiber Tub

Even more so than other race cars, the ZEOD RC needs to keep weight down, while still providing a durable safety cage for the driver. It also serves as the hub for all the other parts to be attached to, making it a key component to this electric race car. With Nissan GT Academy alumn Lucas Ordóñez was tapped as the test driver , and Nissan has the goal of completing a Le Mans lap in under 4 minutes; that won’t be easy, but nothing worth doing rarely is.

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America’s Bike Rental Fleet Doubles Again in 2013

America’s Bike Rental Fleet Doubles Again in 2013

gas2.org 30 Aug '13, 9pm

As some of you may know, I spend most of my days in Chicago … and those little blue “Divvy ” bike rental stands are poppin...

This New 2014 Westfalia Camper isn’t a Volkswagen

This New 2014 Westfalia Camper isn’t a Volkswagen

gas2.org 31 Aug '13, 4pm

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gas2.org 31 Aug '13, 2pm

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McDonald’s, not Ethanol, is What’s Raising Chic...

gas2.org 31 Aug '13, 6pm

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greencarreports.com 30 Aug '13, 2pm

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If the US Bombs Syria, Canada Stands to Profit

If the US Bombs Syria, Canada Stands to Profit

gas2.org 01 Sep '13, 3pm

As I write this, warships are gathering in the Mediterranean sea and the Persian Gulf, ready to enter a civil war that’s b...

GM is Pondering a Hybrid Corvette

GM is Pondering a Hybrid Corvette

gas2.org 01 Sep '13, 7pm

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Detroit Electric To Start Production In Holland

Detroit Electric To Start Production In Holland

gas2.org 02 Sep '13, 4pm

Detroit Electric says it is committed to producing cars in the city of Detroit, but that come the fourth quarter of 2013 a...

The Tesla Model S Is The Safest Car Ever Tested via @gas2

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gas2.org 01 Sep '13, 4pm

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New-Age Monkey: RideApart Tests the 2014 Honda Grom

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gas2.org 01 Sep '13, 5pm

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This BMX Rocker Minibike Your (inner) Child Wants

This BMX Rocker Minibike Your (inner) Child Wants

gas2.org 04 Sep '13, 7pm

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gas2.org 05 Sep '13, 9pm

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Electric InEco Concept Weighs Less Than A Ton

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gas2.org 06 Sep '13, 5pm

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Video: “The Beast” Electric Bamboo Mountain Bike First Of Its Kind

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gas2.org 06 Sep '13, 3pm

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Video: Katherine Legge and the DeltaWing Coupe Hit the Track

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gas2.org 07 Sep '13, 1pm

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