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ELF: Hybrid Solar / Pedal Vehicle by Organic Transit

03/04/2013, [CeBIT 2013] Today at CeBIT, I met with Alix Bowman and Rob Cotter from Organic Transit, the green transportation company behind ELF, an innovative solar / pedal hybrid vehicle. This egg-shaped tricycle can be powered by an electric engine when needed or...

Continental Introduces Tires That Warn You Of Vehicle Overloading

03/04/2013, Continental has been stepping up its line of products as it already delivers tires which are equipped with a sensor that tells the user just how much air pressure is currently in the tire. It looks like they’re taking their tire tech one step...

Toyota i-Road Personal Mobility Concept

03/04/2013, The Toyota i-Road personal mobility concept looks all prepared to roll out at the 83rd Geneva International Motor Show. As you can see in the image above, the Toyota i-Road would come across as an ultra-compact, tandem two-seater electric vehicle which...


Volvo Introducing High Beams That Shade Light To Other Vehicles

03/01/2013, Driving in the middle of the night can already pose enough of a challenge to navigate through as a number of people aren’t even supposed to be driving due to the limited visibility. Driving while a car as large as a yacht behind you with its high...

Urbee 2 To Cross Country On Just 10 Gallons Of Ethanol

03/01/2013, Remember the first generation Urbee, which was a 3D printed car that was specially developed in order to usher in a new age of cheaper and more economical travel, and to test it, it was sent on an expedition to Canada? Well, Jim Kor’s company, Kor...

iPad Works With Self-Driving Car

03/01/2013, I know that Apple’s Maps have received its fair share of brickbats since it was released, but that is pretty much water under the bridge by now. In fact, we now have word that Apple’s iPad has been used to integrate itself in a self-driving car, where...

Titanic 2 Targets 2016 Release Date

02/26/2013, The Titanic which sank to the depths of the Atlantic Ocean over a century ago still remains the stuff of legend for some, but with over a hundred years of technological advancement in our inventory, will humans be able to construct a new, “unsinkable”...

Self-Driving Trucks In Japan Undergo Test Run

02/26/2013, Over here in the US, companies like Google have come up with self-driving cars, relying on an array of sensors equipped on the vehicle itself alongside a decent GPS navigation system and the right mapping tools, to make sure it does not run into a ditch...

Germany Testing Electric Buses Capable Of Wireless Charging

02/26/2013, When you consider how many people commute to work on a bus on a daily basis, you probably can’t help but think how much pollution they create as they continually drive around, dropping people off at their designated stops. We’ve seen the use...

Automatic Parking Garage Opens In Los Angeles

02/25/2013, A trip to the mall or doctor’s office could be a test of one’s patience as finding a parking spot could sometimes be completely impossible. What the world needs are automated parking lots which drivers could deposit their car without needing...

Spotify Coming To Ford Cars In North America

02/25/2013, [MWC 2013] Over several months, Spotify has been making its application available on anything with an Internet connection. The latest platform to receive a dedicated Spotify application was Windows Phone 8, although we know BlackBerry 10 should expect to...

AT&T Offers LTE Connectivity To GM Cars

02/24/2013, Your vehicle is not going to remain a mere ride to get you from point A to point B any more, as more and more additions have been made to it so that it will end up being a decent portable entertainment capsule, with wheels, of course. Not only that, since...

Five-O Takes The Electric Motorcycle Route

02/21/2013, A police officer on a high powered motorcycle is a deadly combination, even more so when the police officer is the T-1000 in disguise. Well, a motorcycle is a whole lot more useful during peak traffic hours, as one can weave through traffic while boasting...