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The Best Cars for Uber Drivers

Uber, the legendary ride-sharing service, offers car owners a way to make some extra money on the side or even generate a full-time income by becoming a full-time driver with the company. However, many argue that the cost of vehicle maintenance, gas, and the overall cost of the vehicle, make it less beneficial to be an Uber driver. Well, with that mind, we decided to go ahead and pick some of the best cars to buy if you plan on becoming an Uber driver. The key here is to find…

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History of the Electric Vehicle

Before Nikola Tesla revolutionized the world with his engineering gizmo in 1887, an alternating current electrical supply system, humanity has been fiddling with electric vehicles. The first electric vehicle ran off a small electric motor, both of which were invented by Hungarian inventor Ányos Jedlik in 1828. It wasn’t long after when other inventors joined in similar endeavors, including a blacksmith whose EV operated off electrified tracks and a professor who created a non-rechargeable EV, though none of these were really practical modes of transportation. Around the late 1840s, electric…

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A History of Flying Cars

Have you ever stopped and wondered, “Just exactly where are the flying cars we were promised?” The idea for this marvel of modern science has been around long before 1960s TV introduced us to The Jetsons. The notion of flying cars was glorified once Eddie Rickenbacker wrote of them after WWI in 1924 and the topic generated buzz regularly in Popular Science. To dig deeper, we’ve put together a history of flying cars timeline that will ramp up your flying car knowledge and show you just how close we are…

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Head to Head: 2016 Mercedes B-Class vs. 2016 BMW i3

As more and more fully-electric vehicles come onto the market, it’s more and more likely you’ll be seeing some high-class versions for those who desire eco-friendly and refined automobiles. Such is the case with the Mercedes-Benz B-Class and the BMW i3. In a market dominated by the Nissan Leaf, Kia Soul EV, Fiat 500e, Volkswagen eGolf, Chevrolet Volt, Ford Fusion EV, and the Toyota Prius, it’s about time the luxury manufacturers stepped into the game. While other EV competitors may start around the $25K mark, the 2016 Mercedes-Benz B-Class starts…

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2016 NYIAS: 2017 Toyota Prius Prime Gets an Estimated 120 MPGe

At a glance: The Toyota Prius Prime is a top-of-the-line Prius model with a plug-in hybrid powertrain. Toyota says it will average an estimated 120 MPGe. Tech options include a wireless phone charger, heads-up display, and a new 11.6 inch display. Sales of the 2017 Toyota Prius will start late fall.   After all the teasing, the 2017 Toyota Prius Prime finally made its debut at the 2016 New York Auto Show as the successor to the Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid. But why call it the Prime? According to Toyota,…

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