A small plane landed on the side of the road on Interstate 355 in Bolingbrook Tuesday afternoon.The Bolingbrook Fire Department said it responded around 2 p.m. to the southbound lanes for the plane. The pilot was traveling from Middleton, Wisconsin, near Madison, to Brookeridge Airpark in Downers Grove when he reported experiencing a loss of power.
- Robb Report
The Adventure 1 can churn out 604 hp and 737 ft lbs of torque.
- Military Times
A faulty fan disk failed during ground maintenance, investigators said.
- Miami Herald
Newly released bodycam footage posted on Facebook shows the drama.
Sometimes you buy a car that’s better than you expected it to be. Sometimes you get one that delivers exactly what you were looking for. But sadly, sometimes you end up with a car that ends up being worse than expected. You might still be able to live with it, but you definitely wouldn’t buy it again.
- Miami Herald
The pilot was seriously injured, officials say.
- Austin American-Statesman
Air traffic controller in Austin gave go-ahead for Southwest jet to take off on same runway that Fedex cargo plane was cleared to land on.
Call it nostalgia, or confusion, Motorious revisits this strange trend.
- Daytona Beach News-Journal
The crash was reported at noon on Thursday and the FAA said the airplane crashed on a golf course.
- Fox News
Two teenagers led Texas law enforcement on a chase while smuggling an illegal immigrant before vaulting onto a highway and wrecking the vehicle after losing control.
- Democrat and Chronicle
During Rochester winters, many car owners may be asking: How often should I start my car to warm it up?
It’s like bowling for cops or something…
- Business Insider
From Chevy's six-figure truck to Hyundai's futuristic sedan, tour the 8 coolest electric cars hitting streets in 2023
We'll see tons of new electric pickup trucks, sedans, and SUVs on the road next year. Heck, Tesla might finally release the Cybertruck.
- Associated Press
A freight train derailment in Ohio near the Pennsylvania state line left a mangled and charred mass of boxcars and flames Saturday as authorities launched a federal investigation and monitored air quality from the various hazardous chemicals in the train. About 50 cars derailed in East Palestine at about 9 p.m. EST Friday as a train was carrying a variety of products from Madison, Illinois, to Conway, Pennsylvania, rail operator Norfolk Southern said Saturday. There was no immediate information about what caused the derailment.
- Fox Business
Tesla reverses Model Y price cut after demand surge, Biden's expansion of electric vehicle tax credits
Tesla has reversed course on price cuts to its Model Y line this month after the U.S. Treasury announced loosened restrictions on electric vehicle credits.
After making its debut in the spring of 2022, Lexus has finally released pricing for its first fully electric vehicle. Including a $1,150 destination charge, the RZ 450e starts at $59,650.
- Business Insider
Auto dealers had more inventory in January than they did this time last year. That's good news for car-shoppers opting for certain brands.
Elon Musk's electric vehicle manufacturing company Tesla remains the U.S. leader in EV production and sales and has grand plans to ramp up production of its vehicles by the end of the decade. Tesla set a record in producing 1.37 million of EVs in 2022 and delivering 1.31 million, but Musk and the company are not satisfied with that volume. Tesla's four EV manufacturing plants located in the U.S, China and Germany currently have a combined 1.9 million units vehicle capacity, but will have to crank up development of several new manufacturing plants if it plans to reach Musk and Tesla's goal of producing 20 million EVs by 2030.
- Hillsdale Daily News
Fire Engineer Matt Halleck — a training officer in Hillsdale — said there's not much firefighters can do to extinguish electrical vehicle fires.
- American City Business Journals
North Carolina is making a huge bet on VinFast, an unproven Vietnamese automaker, just as competition in the electric vehicle market starts to heat up.