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RF License Plate Cover

10/28/2008, Feeling a wee bit naughty? Well, you will be able to take the plunge and zip through express lanes without worrying too much about getting fined with the RF License Plate Cover, although we still think that the authorities are able to track you down and...

Asus Eee PC Turned To Carputer

10/23/2008, The Asus Eee PC might have just turned one recently, but plenty has changed in the space of 12 months. The extremely dated Eee PC 701 could be better used in this cool mod that functions in your car, helping provide the driver with GPS navigation...

BMW Car Konfigurator Uses Microsoft Surface

10/16/2008, BMW has taken advantage of the Microsoft Surface by programming its BMW Car Konfigurator into this multi-touch platform. Although it is in a prototype form factor at this point in time, chances are there that BMW will release a fully working version in...

Hypnos SUV Concept

10/15/2008, This is one mind boggling concept vehicle no matter which way you look at it. The Hypnos sports-based luxury SUV has an interior that is sure to make you rub your eyes, wondering whether that last shot of Tequila Sunrise you just had was a wee bit too...

Huffy Bike Modified To Run On Gas

10/14/2008, Check out this ordinary bicycle that has been modified to run on gas, capable of hitting a phenomenal mileage of 125mpg (virtually unlimited if you’re running on pedal power alone though). Top speed currently stands at approximately 40 mph, so I...

AirPod Vehicle Runs On Compressed Air

10/12/2008, The AirPod vehicle is a three-seater that uses a proprietary compressed air system to move around, thanks to electricity that forces air to power the engine’s pistons. Judging by the design, parking with this should be pretty easy considering the...

Pink Panther…Wait, Panzer

10/06/2008, Here is an example of how passion is able to bring out impressive results – 30 year-old Vin Marshall from Philadelphia, along with 9 other buddies of his have come together to construct this 2,000 pound replica tank straight from junkyard parts. The...

Peugeot HYmotion3 Compressor Concept

10/06/2008, The Peugeot HYmotion3 Compressor concept was recently unveiled at the 2008 Paris Motor Show. This two-seater trike will use Peugeot’s ‘HYmotion’ hybrid/petrol technology being a hybrid scooter and car, featuring a glass bubble roof....

eROCKIT Electric-Assist Bike Keeps Things Green

10/02/2008, If you’re an advocate for public transport and car pooling over a one-driver-one-car policy, then you’ll definitely love the eROCKIT electric-assist bike. This human-hybrid machine will use the cyclist’s pedaling motions to get the motor...

Honda Working On Hybrid Bikes

09/30/2008, Honda is currently developing a gas-electric motorcycle that will rely on a hybrid drivetrain, and this model might even hit showrooms within a couple of years time. Not much information is available concerning this Honda hybrid, but it will apparently be...

Fujitsu’s ultimate train simulator is not for kids

09/30/2008, [CEATEC 2008] I don’t know if you remember that PS2 train-simulation game called Train Simulator Real (see video), but this is kind of like that, except that Fujitsu is using 1080p real-world footage instead of 3D graphics. It is meant to be...

Solar Motorcycle Is Large

09/29/2008, Solar-powered cars, yes. Solar-powered bikes? I don’t think that’s such a good idea, since the entire bike would be too large for many people to wield. Just check out this monster of a bike – the Prometheus solar-powered motorcycle that...

Abarth GPS Navigation System

09/28/2008, Abarth has released a new GPS navigation system that is not meant for you to hunt down the latest eats around town, as it was specially customized for racing tracks instead. Dubbed Blue&Me Nav, this is actually a navigator interfaced with the car via...

Odyssey IV Hovers Like Helicopter Underwater

09/28/2008, Boffins from MIT are currently testing a new underwater robot known as the Odyssey IV, and this model is special since it is able to hover in place just like a helicopter even in depths of up to 6km below sea level. Sounds like an advancement that oil...