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PAL-V is yet another flying car

04/03/2012, Earlier this morning, we talked about how Terrafugia’s Transition flying car prototype has completed its most recent flight test, and here we are with the Personal Air and Land Vehicle (PAL-V) from a Dutch company which also does somewhat the same...

Yellow taxis in New York get Nissan redesign

04/03/2012, Just like the how the black cab in London is an icon of the cosmopolitan city, so too, is the yellow taxi to New York. We have seen countless movies featuring this particular ride over the years, and it looks like the scene is about to change after Nissan...

Garmin and Suzuki team up for infotainment system in vehicles

04/02/2012, The car is no longer just a mode of transportation, helping you get from point A to point B in the least physically exhausting manner possible (back in the days when horse riding, walking and cycling were the main modes of transport, of course). Over the...

Fisker Atlantic plug-in EV spotted

04/02/2012, Ever heard of Project Nina before? No, it is not some sort of Resident Evil spinoff, but rather, it has everything to do with Fisker Automotive’s Atlantic plug-in electric sedan that certainly looks like it is going to set the automotive world...

Scosche CellControl Disables Cellphone While Vehicle in Motion

04/02/2012, While most people out there recognize how dangerous it is to be distracted while driving, there are a bunch of drivers who tend to believe that they are better drivers than they really are and therefore continue to use their cellphones while driving. They...

iPad Dashboard Mounting Accessory Could be Illegal to Use

04/02/2012, After its monumental launching two weeks ago, Apple is said to have sold about 55-million iPads to-date with many more to come, in the not so distant future. Given the huge success of the iPads, many accessory companies have taken it upon themselves to...

BMW i8 Spyder is one step closer to production

04/01/2012, BMW has been churning out what they call the “ultimate driving machine” for some time already, and their latest effort is definitely worth looking into, assuming you have deep pockets, of course. The BMW i8 Spyder is a variation of the i8...

Train Wreck bike is awesome

03/30/2012, Now this is a conceptual idea that might very well be the next big thing in terms of an interesting motorbike design, where the designer Colby Higgins called it the “Train Wreck bike”. What makes the Train Wreck bike so different? Just take a...

Handpresso Auto E.S.E makes you a perfect cuppa in a jam

03/30/2012, If you are a caffeine addict, then surely you would have tried all the different coffee chain stores to date, and have nailed down a favorite for yoursef. Unfortunately, the kind of machines that they use in your favorite coffee shop costs thousands of...

GMC Acadia sees heads-up display action

03/29/2012, General Motors (GM) has announced that their latest effort, the GMC Acadia, will come with GM’s very own “heads-up display” (HUD) to keep up with the times. This technology is said to be a staple on the Acadia Denali, and will also be made available...

Glo-Bars increase cyclist visibility at night

03/29/2012, If there is one advantage of cycling late at night or in the wee hours of the morning, it would be this – there is far less pollution for you to inhale, and the roads are a whole lot more bicycle friendly. Well, in order to increase your visibility...

Lamborghini Ferruccio turns Batman’s ears green with envy

03/28/2012, Yes, Bruce Wayne and Tony Stark would make great buddies – one of them having a technologically superior suit of armor, while the former has a highly primed physique with majority of the martial arts knowledge at his disposal, and both have tons of...