SmartCarb® vs Lectron®

By |2021-06-15T19:10:45+00:00January 18th, 2020|Industry Insights, SmartCarb Features & Benefits|

How do they compare? We get this question a lot. Both the SmartCarb® carburetor (SmartCarb®) and the Lectron® carburetor use metering rods in lieu of jets and needles, and both manufacturers make similar claims in terms of performance, air density compensation, and ease of use. Understanding how they compare is the first [...]

SmartCarb Installation into the 2020 Sherco 300 SE

By |2019-11-26T23:14:34+00:00November 26th, 2019|SmartCarb Features & Benefits, SmartCarb How To|

Learn how to install the SC2 SmartCarb into the 2020 Sherco 300 SE. Corey Dyess, SC2 SmartCarb inventor and Technology Elevated CTO gives a step-by-step demonstration of  this simple process.  Why are we highlighting the new French-made Sherco 300 SE?  (The Sherco trials bikes are made in Barcelona, btw.)  Just [...]

Our TT 1000 Racer Uses 36mm SmartCarbs, Not Fuel Injection

By |2019-10-15T21:42:47+00:00October 15th, 2019|Dealer Profiles, SmartCarb Tests & Reviews|

Guest Post by Scot Wilson of ItalianIron Classics The purpose of this series of blog posts is to discuss a new perspective as it relates to our preference for the use of SmartCarb Flat Slide carbs instead of fuel injection for many motorcycle applications. We have found that having the correct carbs can transform both modern [...]

Why Highly Efficient Combustion of Biofuels in Light Transportation is Superior to Electric Power

By |2019-10-07T18:37:32+00:00October 4th, 2019|Global Impact|

With electric vehicles getting greater and greater attention, there is a widespread view that moving from hydrocarbons to electricity for transportation is our likely trajectory, that doing so is a fiat accompli. In fact, it is unlikely. Here is why: Discarding existing vehicles and replacing them with electric ones is very expensive and not [...]

Off-Road Enduro Fuel Economy – “Bloody amazing thing!”

By |2019-07-08T20:54:52+00:00July 8th, 2019|Customer Case Studies|

Real World Fuel Economy Findings - A Case Study "If you want to ride fast, first learn how to ride slow." That's Alex Conan Laugeni's favorite saying, along with "Those who risk nothing, do nothing, achieve nothing, become nothing." The Sydney, Australia based rider recently equipped his 2018 Beta 300RR with a 36mm [...]

How the Internet of Things Can Empower Consumers in Emerging Economies

By |2019-07-08T16:04:53+00:00April 18th, 2018|Global Impact|

Too often, we relegate the discussion of innovative new technologies to how they impact established markets and target audiences of economically privileged consumers. We overlook the potential opportunities they may create for users in emerging economies. However, the greatest innovations not only capture the attention of existing markets - they empower change in the [...]

What Happens When Innovative Fuel Systems Meet the Internet of Things

By |2019-07-08T16:03:52+00:00April 3rd, 2018|Global Impact|

The greatest innovations often take place at the crossroads of need and opportunity. When innovators identify a problem that individuals or a community need solved and develop the means to do so, they create a new market. The increasing pace of technological development generates many opportunities to address these needs. Several of today's most [...]

Addressing the Global Problem of Street-Level Pollution

By |2019-07-08T16:04:04+00:00March 19th, 2018|Global Impact|

At Technology Elevated, we've been exploring the potential to incentivize adoption of fuel system technologies that increase fuel efficiency and horsepower while reducing emissions. From both an environmental and financial perspective, there is a pressing global need for innovative technologies that reduce the consumption of fossil fuels and empower consumers to make choices that [...]

Incentivizing Innovation & Adoption of Fuel Economy Technologies

By |2019-07-08T16:04:10+00:00March 8th, 2018|Global Impact|

The beginning of the new year brought a welcome piece of news. The Environmental Protection Agency announced that U.S. vehicle fuel economy achieved a record high in 2017, with new cars and trucks averaging 24.7 miles to the gallon. While it is heartening to see such progress being made, there is still a pressing [...]

What is the Future of Fuel Atomization Technology?

By |2019-07-08T16:04:17+00:00February 19th, 2018|Global Impact|

We began our new blog series with a look into the exciting possibilities offered by emerging technology in the creation of new energy markets. The future is bright as innovative minds compete to harness the power of new technologies and create beneficial impacts for consumers and the environment. Our commitment to bringing that future [...]

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