During May 2007 VehicleVoice R&D Center conducted a survey of panel members concerning preferences for Navigation Systems. One of the primary questions was whether the ideal navigation system should it have a touch screen or toggle buttons?
The iPhone is a completely new kind of mobile device. Apple has studied at all of the things we hate about our mobile phones (functionality) and has developed a device that will, hopefully, allow us to trust the device we use - and heaven forbid, actually love it for what it is.
Compared to diesel engines of 10 years ago, today’s diesel automobiles have 80 percent lower particulate emissions, 70 percent lower nitrogen oxide emissions, 15 percent improved fuel consumption, 50 percent more power and 30 percent more torque (data from R.L. Polk & Company).
Based on the results of a priceline.com Internet survey, about 47% of people renting a car through priceline.com would consider renting a hybrid vehicle if it were offered by the rental agency. They would be willing to pay varying prices - from zero to $9 per day extra. Interestingly, 53% were not interested at all.