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Ferrari ready to launch first hybrid car in 2013

04/26/2012, Ferrari will be launching its first ever gasoline-electric hybrid system in 2013. The said technology will be used and featured on the next Enzo successor. First announced in 2002, the Enzo is a gasoline-powered gorgeous cat that features a mid-engine V12...

Honda builds world’s first traffic congestion detector

04/26/2012, Honda becomes the first company to successfully build the world’s first traffic congestion detector. Essentially, the technology, definitely a first of its kind, determines a person’s driving pattern and the likelihood to cause a traffic jam....

Ford Focus EV Pace Car electrifies NASCAR

04/25/2012, Ford recently announced that they will be working on what is deemed to be the first all-electric pace car in the world, coming in the form factor of the Focus Electric hatchback. It was purposely set to lap the oval at the Richmond 400 at the end of...

Google negotiates with Detroit automakers to push self-driving cars

04/25/2012, It seems that Google is very determined to push its automotive technology to greater heights. According to the Wall Street Journal, Anthony Levandowski, head of Google’s automotive technology, revealed to them that he recently made a trip to Detroit...

A wind-powered car emerges from a farm in China

04/25/2012, There is no doubt that China is a true pioneer in technology, not to mention its countless inventions such gunpowder, the compass, papermaking and more. Even in today’s web 2.0 world, China continues to invent cool amazing stuff. One such example is...

Ferrari CEO rendezvous with Tim Cook and a few Google executives

04/25/2012, The prancing horse that is Ferrari conquered Silicon Valley this week. Luca di Montezemolo, CEO of Ferrari, gave a speech at Stanford University to over 600 students after which he met up with Apple CEO Tim Cook and a few Google executives shortly after....

NASA has plans for printable spacecraft

04/25/2012, Why build something from scratch when you can print it out? That is a very good and valid question, but will quality be there when something complex is printed instead of pieced together in a painstaking manner? NASA intends to look into the possibility...

Jaguar XJ Ultimate Edition Unveiled. Packed with Technology

04/25/2012, Jaguar has pulled off the wraps on its latest automobile. The Jaguar XJ Ultimate Edition is claimed to be designed to be the pinnacle of the Jaguar XJ range of cars. And while you can expect any Jaguar to be simply amazing, the technological features that...

Audi unveils A6 L e-tron hybrid luxury vehicle concept in Beijing

04/25/2012, During the 2012 Beijing Auto Show, Audi took the wraps off its concept hybrid vehicle dubbed the Audi A6 L e-tron. If the name sounds familiar, it’s because this particular concept will be based off the original Audi A6 L with the difference being that...

Track N Go turns your truck into a snowmobile

04/24/2012, For those of us who live in areas that are covered with snow for most days of the year, it makes perfect sense to own a snowmobile so that you are able to get around easily and quickly as the asphalt is covered with way too much snow for your truck to...

Chery @Ant concept might give birth to road train system

04/24/2012, At the Beijing Motor Show, there were certainly plenty of interesting rides to look at, and Chery has come up with this rather unique looking vehicle known as the @Ant concept. Since it is a concept, you are more or less sure that the brains behind it...

Beachcombing Electric Tricycle will set you back $3,000

04/24/2012, If you’re too lazy to walk but you’d still like to hit the beach in style, then this Beachcombing Electric Tricycle may very well be the answer to your problems. Alright so maybe it won’t exactly win you any style points but its functionality is...