Used Electric vehicles

Used Electric vehicles

AUGUST 26, 2016

There are lots of very good plug-in electric cars for sale now, and quite a few of them-especially Nissan Leafs-are starting to show up on used-car lots as three-year leases expire. We recently suggested some used hybrid-electric vehicles to avoid on the used-car lot. Now we turn to electric cars. Here are four plug-in vehicles we suggest you think long and hard before buying…

Read More

BMW Art Cars

BMW Art Cars

AUGUST 25, 2016

In past years, famous artists such as Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Alexander Calder and Jeff Koons have designed automobiles of their age, thereby giving rise to the BMW Art Car Collection. At least one of the Art Cars has been constantly on show in the permanent exhibition area. Currently we are presenting the BMW M3 GT2 designed by Jeff Koons in 2010. These race cars are…

Read More

BMW Remote Control car

BMW Remote Control car

AUGUST 24, 2016

All of the latest HPI kits are now fitted with a comfortable and feature-packed HPI 2.4GHz radio system for supreme control and confidence! The radio features a pistol-grip design with drop-down steering wheel, 3 channel functionality, easy carry handle, fold-down aerial, end point adjustments, servo reversing and steering dual rate. It s also extremely lightweight due to it…

Read More

Electric car battery size

Electric car battery size

AUGUST 23, 2016

The two newest electric cars on the market—both luxury models from Germany—make for a fascinating study of contrasts. The BMW i3 and Mercedes B-Class Electric Drive carry nearly identical price tags of $42, 300 and $42, 400 respectively. They are both beautifully designed and well engineered. But it’s their differing approaches to overcoming limitations in driving range—arguably…

Read More

Electric Car, BMW i8

Electric Car, BMW i8

AUGUST 22, 2016

It s so outlandish, even people on tandem bikes take notice. The trick to entering is to sit and swivel over the knee-high sill one leg at a time. Visions of whisking down a playground slide on the drop into the seat are purely intentional. People in skirts will likely prefer a foot-first entry, an alternative procedure that works nearly as well. The plus-two rear seats are…

Read More

Electric clock Motor Repair

Electric clock Motor Repair

AUGUST 21, 2016

How the electric clock movements are sold Replacement Electric clock movements and motors do not come with the hands or mounting hardware. These are sold as to replace worn units for repair on the existing clocks, so these parts would be used from the old unit. If you need hands for a electric clock motor, it may be necessary to modify some quartz movement hands to fit the…

Read More

Charge car battery with Solar panel

Charge car battery with Solar panel

AUGUST 20, 2016

Car batteries are not recommended. Yes, they are cheap, but car batteries are designed to discharge a lot of energy at once and then recharge slowly, while a solar setup needs just the reverse - a battery that will recharge quickly and discharge slowly (known as deep cycle). Experts say you ll get a few months of life out of a car battery hooked up to solar panels, but that…

Read More