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Mohegan Sun Uses Hydrogen Car
Powered by Anuvu Fuel Cell
SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 10 / --
A zero-emission fuel cell/battery hybrid engine from Anuvu
Incorporated is powering a neighborhood electric vehicle developed
for Mohegan Sun, one of the largest entertainment destinations in
The fuel cell car, the first of
its kind in New England, is a converted GEM (Global Electric
Motorcars) vehicle. An Anuvu Power-X(TM) 3 kW PEM fuel cell powers
the GE electric motor. Acceleration and braking are provided by a
hybrid battery pack. The
car will be used at Mohegan Sun as a passenger and lightweight
Want A Better Deal On Your Car?
Finance First, says AAA
BURNSVILLE, Minn., March 10 / --
Consumers could save millions of dollars on financing a new car if
they shopped for a loan before ever stepping into a dealer showroom,
according to AAA Minnesota/Iowa.
Here are some tips to help you get
the best deal: Check your credit rating before you start shopping;
compare rates with other lenders before you buy; arrive at the
dealer with financing in hand; consider incentives carefully, review
your contract to make sure you’re getting what you want and match
your loan to the length of time you expect to own your car.
A New Race of Robots Has
Seagate 'Driving' Behind the Wheel
BARSTOW, Calif., March 11 / --
Early on March 13, 2004, near Barstow, California, some of the most
sophisticated land vehicles ever assembled will embark on a race across the
Mojave Desert in the DARPA Grand Challenge. They have 10 hours to
cover 210 miles of desert terrain and overcome the many barriers
this rugged landscape presents. There will be no drivers, no
mechanics, no human navigators. The winning team will receive a
prize of $1 million.
This is the first race of its kind, and Seagate is
playing a major role with the odds-on favorite Red Team, led by
Carnegie Mellon University, and its robotic vehicle, Sandstorm.