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Metaltech Anti-Terrorist Assault Cart

02/17/2010, The Metaltech Anti-Terrorist Assault Cart looks like one tough cookie, where it was built to withstand grenade attacks, although we’re not too sure why would anyone lob a grenade on a golf course (which is another question altogether) due to the...

Spokeless bicycle looks cool

02/16/2010, Check out the mechanical engineering class at Yale who have come together in just a single semester, constructing a bicycle that has a spokeless back wheel. As you’ve probably noticed, only the back wheel is spokeless. This was done for several...

Volvo XC70 get Internet connected Rear Seat Entertainment System

02/12/2010, The 2010 Volvo XC70 is the first automobile in the industry to get an Internet connected Rear Seat Entertainment System, where the entire system will run on the Windows XP operating system, feature Wi-Fi connectivity as well as a 500GB hard drive for...

Kia Ray Plug-in Hybrid Concept Car With Solar Roof

02/12/2010, With everybody trying to “go green”, it seems that Kia Motors doesn’t want to be left behind as Kia Motors America has unveiled the Ray, a Plug-in Hybrid concept at the 2010 Chicago Auto Show. The most notable feature of this 173-inch...

Volvo S60 has pedestrian tracking

02/10/2010, Volvo’s pedestrian detection system can be found on the revamped S60, adding on to other safety features which include an in-collision detection system as well as auto-braking. These unique combinations of tech are able to spot pedestrians who step...

Thermal LCD Travel Mug

02/08/2010, Do you spend a whole lot of time commuting to and from work? There is nothing quite like a hot jolt of java to start the day (or stave off the post-lunch coma), and instead of jostling with your colleagues in the pantry to make that perfect cuppa, why not...

Electronic Key Impressioner

02/05/2010, Looks like aren’t all as cut out to be – not if Steve Randall and Ted Schwarzkopf have their way with their Electronic Key Impressioner. This device ought to be able to create a replacement car key without the need for its ID code, and this is...

Android Powered AutoLinQ Head Unit For Your Car

02/01/2010, Continental will be offering a system that will bring Google’s Android OS into your car’s head units. The system, AutoLinQ, is obviously powered by Google’s Android, and is part of a new connected services platform that car makers can...

Biometric Fingerprint Car Security System

02/01/2010, Entering a car has come a long way since Henry Ford and his Model T, where keyless entry systems are the way to go these days. Well, here’s an extension to that idea – the Biometric Fingerprint Car Security System. It will be hooked up to the...

Peel P50 production car

01/29/2010, One look at the Peel P50 and you can more or less vouch the authenticity of its claim – the smallest production car in the world. Currently being made to order in the UK, the Peel P50 is powered by a moped engine, costing a rather handsome...

Honda unveils new solar hydrogen station

01/28/2010, Honda has started to operate its next generation solar hydrogen station prototype at the Los Angeles Center of Honda R&D America. Meant to be a single, integrated unit which can be installed in any garage, the Honda Solar Hydrogen Station might be...

DIY Aerodynamic Honda Motorbike

01/27/2010, Motorbikes are already quite fuel efficient, but what happens when you need to save even more? Well, Allert Jacobs decided to pop a couple of modifications on his Honda ANF125i Innova motorbike, turning it from a 100+ MPG (miles per gallon) machine to a...

EV Mini Sport Is Powered By Electricity

01/26/2010, Japan’s Tajima Motor Corp has unveiled its latest electric vehicle, the EV Mini Sport. It might look like a mini Formula One car, but its top speed of 43 miles per hour ensures that you won’t be winning any races with it anytime soon. Of...