2018 Toyota Vios – Basic transportation goes fishing for a big update

The 2018 Toyota Vios has been given a facelift. Officially going on sale Summer 2018, it is now in-line with Toyota’s current design language. Love it or hate it, this big fish mouth Vios styling is much more aggressive than its predecessor, which was rather dull and uninspiring. Toyota Taiwan decided to retain the Vios…

A look at Omaha Metro’s buses

Omaha Metro (O-Metro as its sometimes known as) was rebranded from MAT during the Summer of 2010 is Omaha Nebraska’s transit system. It operates 34 different local and express routes in two states (Iowa and Nebraska). The bus fleet offers quite a bit of variety for a bus fanatic. The 1993 and 1994 Flxible Metros…

Autonomous Ford Mustang acts drunk at the track

At the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Siemens unveiled its 1st generation Ford Mustang equipped with autonomous driving technology. During the show the engineers from both Siemens and Cranfield University wanted to showcase what their self-driving technology can do, however, on the day of the run it didn’t go as planned. A video segment posted by…

Law enforcement vehicles of London, Ontario Canada

Here is a look at what vehicles the London Police Service use for patrols in the city. The city located at the half way point between Detroit, Michigan USA and Toronto, Ontario Canada still has many Ford Crown Victorias on duty. However, that model has been out of production since 2011, since then the London…

Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) law enforcement vehicles

The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) uses a variety of vehicles for law enforcement. The most common patrol vehicles are Fords with Taurus Police Interceptor sedans and various model year Ford Explorer Police Interceptor Utilities. The RCIPS also has deployed around a dozen Ford Focus sedans along with Suzuki Vitaras for neighborhood policing. Over…

GM’s Cruise may soon roll out autonomous taxi rides

GM’s Cruise division has actively been in discussions with San Francisco city officials through emails to prepare a pilot program roll out of its autonomous vehicles. Through some of the emails it shows discussion of a mandatory “law enforcement action plan,” which is to properly train its self-driving vehicles in regards to how respond to…