I-91 reconstruction project: Real-time driver information equipment installed

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Dwell Media and Green Car Journal Put You in the Driver Seat At Dwell on Design 2013

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 23, 2013

Each month Dwell Magazine is filled with pages of ecological most innovative and stylish hybrid and electric cars. Nowhere in America are these pages and more pickled relish Los Angeles, the capital of the symbolic green car. Fortunately, this June, the Green Car Journal brings its third annual green car tour and return to Dwell on Design 2013 ( href=”http://www.dwellondesign.com://www.dwellondesign.com” onclick=”linkClick(this.href)” http://www.dwellondesign.com://www.dwellondesign.com ), the biggest event of the modern conception of America.

During the first two days of Dwell on Design, June 21-22 participants and the media can talk with experts, play with interesting new gadgets, and find their way into the latest hybrids, electric cars, vehicles Hydrogen gas, high mpg and clean diesel models on the market. Reflecting a growing trend, many of these cars offer the latest in advanced electronics on board, bringing the road connectivity and rich media experiences we have learned to appreciate at home and in our daily lives. DOD offers consumers the opportunity to experience first hand the future, and know – is that really connect with?

“The tie-in with the Dwell on Design is a natural product,” said Ron Cogan, editor and publisher of Green Car Journal. “Those who will insist on the design like the style, innovation, efficiency and the latest technology. They can get the full measure of this inside with exhibitions focused on home and then enjoy these same attributes in the latest high-tech “green” cars outside, a few steps from the lounge exposure. “

“The community of Dwell embraces good design across all aspects of their life, their way of life to what they wear to what they drive,” said President Michela O’Connor Abrams Dwell. “So it is always a pleasure for us to work with Ron and his team to develop the automotive industry solutions for the most advanced design on the market. Our participants are able to see, touch, and drive these vehicles by providing a first-hand experience with the hybrid technology behind the electric car design. “

Dwell on Design 2013 held at the Los Angeles Convention Center from June 21-23, 2013, with 400 exhibitors, 200 speakers, 2,000 products, and an expected participation of 30 000. The Lincoln is the presenting automotive sponsor to insist on the 2013 design and will showcase its advanced vehicles at the show as well as the running and training. The Green Car Ride and Drive Tour 10h00-16h00 stands Friday, June 21 – Saturday, June 22 with vehicles easily accessible right outside West Hall of the entrance to the exhibition. During these hours, participants can register and receive a wristband to Green Car Tour awning next to the car, allowing the comfort of driving vehicles at their leisure during the two days of the ride and drive is being .

Among the models of the large Green Car Ride and Drive Tour:

Audi A8 L TDI – not only in 2014 Audi A8 L TDI luxuriously elegant and powerful with its own 3.0-liter diesel engine, it also leads the way in vehicle-integrated Wi-Fi, navigation with Google Earth, and result of advanced electronics. Audi connect with a capacity of mobile hot spot for up to eight Wi-Fi devices so that passengers can stay connected to read e-mail, stream music, play games, and surf the web.

Fiat 500 & amp; amp; 500th – The fun-drive Fiat 500 is a trendsetter among its smaller competitors car with his Italian fashion design, efficiency, and now a powered electric version 500th for extra eco-driving battery. An iPhone- and Android-compatible Smartphone App manages 500th load, shows the condition of the vehicle in real time, locate stations near load plans routes, and provides alerts by text message.

Honda Accord Plug-In – 2014 Accord Plug-In features a fresh style and ecological engine offering up to 15 miles of all-electric driving before switching to efficient hybrid powertrain. This model offers a technology loaded multi-information display 8-inch touch screen audio with Pandora radio interface and read aloud incoming text, and voice recognition navigation with real-time traffic to avoid undermining mpg congestion.

Honda FCX Clarity – Limited production FCX ​​Clarity, a design-forward, with zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell energy is Honda’s answer to the future of hydrogen. Electricity and lithium-ion battery power working fuel cell generated in tandem to power the electric motor of the car. Inside are screens in three dimensions of the hydrogen consumption, the battery level, the power output, and other important information.

Honda Fit EV – With a fresh and fun design flying form, battery Honda Fit EV offers a zero emission driving and EPA mpg gasoline equivalent of 118 MPGe. Its advanced electronics include satellite-linked navigation, interactive remote control, and with HondaLink EV telematics smartphone application. As Plug-In Agreement and FCX Clarity, the Fit EV is eligible for access to a single occupant to “carpool” lanes HOV California.

Lincoln MKZ Hybrid – Lincoln MKZ Hybrid is elegant and sensual with a glass roof 15 square feet and larger openings on the roof on all sedans signature. It has a 45 mpg combined EPA rating, the best of any luxury vehicle in America. Among its standard features are SYNC with MyLincoln Touch, a touch screen 8-inch LCD panel 10.1-inch edge and SmartGauge with EcoGuide aid for fuel-efficient driving.

Mazda CX-5 -Combining an attractive and muscular “appropriately sized design” with the SKYACTIV suite of technologies improving the efficiency of Mazda, the CX-5 crossover SUV provides up to 35 mpg highway the fuel consumption with loads of functionality. Inside, a 5.8-inch touch screen with iPhone functions, audio and navigation. When a smartphone is connected, SMS messages can be received and displayed on the monitor touchscreen.

Mazda6 – the thought of the clean slate was the driving force behind the creation of the new Mazda6 2014. With a winning design and captivating, the Mazda6 offers highway fuel economy of 38 mpg first class, while offering driving enjoyment expected of “zoom-zoom” philosophy of Mazda. It features first capacitor-based Brake Energy Regeneration system of the world and an array of infotainment and connectivity options.

About VIT MEDIA, LLC: Dwell Media is the parent company of Dwell magazine, Dwell Digital + Mobile, Emphasize design events, and the Dwell Homes Collection. Founded in 2000 by Lara Deam, Dwell has received countless industry awards and is widely regarded as a leader in the movement of modern design. Defend a philosophy that focuses idea and sensitive to social and physical environment, his passion for design leads a passionate community of design-seekers to be more at http://www.dwellondesign.com://www.dwell.com .

The award-winning Green Car Journal ( http://www.dwellondesign.com: //www.gcjusa com <. / a>) has focused on the intersection of automobiles, energy and the environment since its inception in 1992. As part of its mission, the magazine hosts events, produces ride and drive vehicles the advanced and clean fuel, and conducts various outreach efforts to educate consumers about the best selection of vehicles, more environmentally friendly.

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