09/23/2012, One great thing about conceptual designs is this – you need not be constrained by limitations in the real world, although sometimes a working concept is better than just a drawing. Which is why we are interested in the Peugeot Onyx concept scooter that will accompany the 507kW hybrid-powered Peugeot Onyx supercar concept at the 2012 Paris Motor Show that will happen later this week. According to leaks, the three-wheeled […]
03/13/2012, With a lot of emphasis being placed in “green” technology these days, one of the ways we can cut down on our carbon emissions is to either take public transport to work, or we could cycle there. However given that some of our jobs require us to bring a laptop about, strapping a heavy laptop to yourself while navigating the city on a bicycle is probably not the most enjoyable […]
04/04/2011, Peugeot is more famous for their cars than two-wheelers – in fact, you might just scratch your head and start to wonder just when did the French motor company ever release any kind of motorcycles or scooters? The answer is recently, in the form of the battery-powered e-Vivacity. Of course, this isn’t Peugeot’s first attempt where the electric scooter market is concerned, as they did make an attempt all the […]
03/14/2011, Trust the French to come up with really sexy designs, regardless of whether we’re talking about chocolates, buildings, lingerie or vehicles. This time around, the conceptual Peugeot XB1 intends to fill a niche in terms of transportation – getting around to a place that is too short to drive, but too far to walk. Enter the Peugeot XB1 which lets you zip around town in a human-sized exoskeleton that is […]
09/30/2010, The tablet craze seems to have swept upon the world of cars now, with the Peugeot HR1 concept making an appearance at the Paris Motor Show 2010, featuring a tablet dock that will connect your device with the in-dash system. The HR1 itself is no slouch when it comes to being filled with technical wizardry, since it will feature a heads-up display and a movement recognition system that will help […]
12/10/2009, You might have read some previous news on Panasonic pushing for a majority stake in Sanyo, and now the much-delayed 403.8 billion yen ($4.6b) deal has been completed. With Sanyo’s top 3 shareholders agreeing to sell part of their shareholdings for a premium, Panasonic was able to obtain 50.2% of Sanyo. In case you didn’t already know, Sanyo is the world’s largest rechargeable battery make, and boasts clients such as […]
11/13/2009, Going green seems to be all the rage, and this fact is not lost on Peugeot with their HYbrid 3 Evolution Scooter concept. Capable of producing low emissions and running on a hybrid engine, this mode of transportation is different from the rest since it will rely on electric motors found in each of its two front wheels, alongside a naturally aspirated engine at the rear backing it up. The […]
11/13/2009, Looking to go green with your vehicle? Well, check out Peugeot’s new electric car, the BB1, which is branded as a half scooter and half car. It’ll fit four folks if you need it to. Perhaps we’ll all be driving small mini electric vehicles in the future, eh? Check out the video on it here.