(0)
  • No products in the cart.

Did You Know That Briggs & Stratton Made a Hybrid Car?

Did You Know That Briggs & Stratton Made a Hybrid Car?

Jay Leno just released a video of him driving what is probably the USA’s first hybrid automobile.Back in 1980, Briggs & Stratton wanted to demonstrate that cruising at the national speed limit of 55 mph could be done in a much more efficient manner.They did so by constructing a vehicle using ...
2020 New York Auto Show Delayed Until August

2020 New York Auto Show Delayed Until August

Following the cancellation of the 2020 Geneva Motor Show due to the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, it was announced today that this year’s New York International Auto Show will be delayed until August.In an emailed statement, show officials confirmed that health and safety concerns were the main p ...
Report on AGM Batteries – The Better Alternative?

Report on AGM Batteries – The Better Alternative?

(Requires paid member status to access)By Glen Konorowski....Since most of us let our cars sit for the winter, it is inevitable that the battery will run down over the course of the winter.I have been lucky enough for the past 4-years that my battery has not ever had to have been replaced, but I ex ...
Self-inflating Tire Innovation

Self-inflating Tire Innovation

Imagine never having to check your tire pressure again.This innovation called SIT (for self-inflating tire), from Coda Development, a Czech company uses the energy of the wheel to self-inflate the tire as needed, keeping the tire always at its optimum pressure level.It works on the principle of P ...
Canadian International AutoShow Displays 20th Century Disruption Vehicles, but…

Canadian International AutoShow Displays 20th Century Disruption Vehicles, but…

This year’s Canadian International AutoShow features a special display called “20th Century Disruptors” put on by Cobble Beach Concours d'Elegance celebrating historic vehicles that made a difference.The exhibit features 15 cars from throughout the 20th century, all beautifully and painstakin ...
Greg Long Shows Off Cramped Style In His Peel P50.

Greg Long Shows Off Cramped Style In His Peel P50.

By George Dyke.....Today's Globe and Mail featured an article by Brendan McAleer about Citroënvie member Greg Long and how he occasionally deviates from purchasing Citroëns to buy something even more unusual – in this case, the world's smallest car – a Peel 50 three-wheeled microcar.Originall ...
Michelin and Faurecia to Invest 140 Million Euros in Symbio Hydrogen Mobility Joint Venture

Michelin and Faurecia to Invest 140 Million Euros in Symbio Hydrogen Mobility Joint Venture

When Michelin took over the bankrupt Citroën company in 1935, they believed the effort the company had put into engineering the Traction Avant poised it for a profitable future.They were correct, by 1937 Citroën had ramped up production and was making money.These days, Michelin is intrigued by th ...
Given that Citroën no longer offers hydropneumatic suspension, maybe we can work on fixing roads?

Given that Citroën no longer offers hydropneumatic suspension, maybe we can work on fixing roads?

With potholes becoming increasingly common, one innovative company has found a solution to road construction that promises to greatly reduce potholes from forming.Mechanical Concrete uses old tires in the roadbed to constrain gravel that can shift due to dampness and extreme forces placed on it suc ...
Cobble Beach Concours d’Elegance – 2019 Report

Cobble Beach Concours d’Elegance – 2019 Report

by George Dyke.....The Cobble Beach Concours d’Elegance proved to be a great classic car weekend even with no Citroëns on the show field.Well, this year, just two attended the event in the club display area; Mike and Linda Gillespie’s 2CV and me with my 1973 GS, but encouragement from CEO Rob ...
Dynasphere: The one wheel  Car of the Future, but only a few saw the light of day.

Dynasphere: The one wheel Car of the Future, but only a few saw the light of day.

While Citroën was busy in the early 1930s creating the Traction Avant and the TPV (Très Petite Voiture (very small car) that would eventually become the 2CV), one inventor in England was working on an automobile that even Citroën engineers would find weird.Dr. J. H. Purves set out to build the c ...
Page 1 of 812345...Last »

Join the mailing list

Check your email and confirm the subscription

Search