Archive for category Motor Vehicles
In many states, the Department of Motor Vehicles is under fire, because customers are not satisfied with the level of service. In some states, the DMV is the subject of many jokes at any time someone has to wait in line. Sometimes, when the queue at the supermarket people will say, which of course is much better than the Department of Motor Vehicles, although there are 10 people in each row and only three pieces.
There’s really no excuse for poor customer service from the Department of Motor Vehicles in any condition. Consider if you will, to the local state government makes you wait in line and harass you, and you pay to do so. It is totally unacceptable and makes the customers very angry. He also links to the distrust of government and faith that citizens that the government is incompetent and bureaucracy are out of control.
Some states have improved their Department of Motor Vehicles and reduce wait times, but it would take a whole year for people to forget all the experiences they had before. Read the rest of this entry »
Recent years have seen a trend toward environmental protection, and this trend has crept its way into all aspects of technology, including technologies for vehicles. Car rental companies must meet the strong demand for fuel-efficient vehicles and hybrid drivers save gas and reduce carbon emissions. In 2010, the last surprisingly fuel-efficient vehicles, Ford was published, there are many car buyers frenzy. Not only that, these vehicles are big gas-saving and environmental protection, but are equipped with great technology and security features that make them a pleasure to drive.
The Fusion Hybrid and Escape Hybrid are two of the most popular vehicles in terms of fuel efficiency of Ford. 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid can go 700 miles between gas stops and takes about 34 mpg EPA highway. Equipped with an auto-sync wireless, Fusion allows drivers hands-free access to mp3 music, contacts, phones and Bluetooth devices. Cluster SmartGauge EcoGuide teaches how to get the best hybrid cars, helping to increase driving efficiency. Escape Hybrid offers all the benefits of SUV fuel consumption, which extends up to 44 mpg in all-electric mode. In addition, the system auto-sync wireless, Escape Hybrid is also Sirius Satellite Radio, and a 10 GB hard drive stores your music library. Read the rest of this entry »
Although emissions of individual car are generally low compared to the smoke of many people associate with air pollution, economies of scale make the car unique personal, the biggest polluter in the big cities because of the millions vehicles on the road. Every time we drive us to engage in perhaps the most “polluting” the activity of the day.
Vehicle emissions have a significant impact on health and the environment, ie the ozone layer. Despite our car produces several types of pollutants, the following are some of the most powerful:
Hydrocarbons are known to cause liver damage and even cancer. They are also an important contribution, the smog in urban areas. Motor vehicles produce hydrocarbons as a result of unburned fuel or partially burned.
Carbon monoxide: This is the stuff that kills you when you fall asleep in the garage with a car engine running. A product of incomplete combustion, carbon monoxide has nothing to do with the color and smell of smoke from the exhaust pipe: carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless and tasteless, which is lighter than air. Carbon monoxide reduces the blood’s ability to carry oxygen, overexposure, as we know can be fatal. Read the rest of this entry »