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2027 Maglev Train Carriage Unveiled

11/22/2012, Bullet trains are one of the most popular modes of public transport in Japan, especially during the daily commute from one prefecture to another. Well, these bullet trains are called so for one specific reason – they are fast, extremely fast. Still,...

R2-D2 Vespa

11/20/2012, If you are a huge Star Wars fan, then you would definitely love what fifth grade teacher Morgan has done to his Vespa scooter – by slapping it with Star Wars decals on the vintage luggage case, in addition to decking out the entire old school...

Hirobo One-Man Helicopter Is Battery Powered

11/20/2012, I don’t know about you, but if you were to stake my life by getting me on board a one-man helicopter that runs on just battery power alone, I would think more than just twice. After all, electric power for helicopters is still in its infancy, and is...


Nissan Leaf 2013 To Be Cheaper

11/20/2012, Have you decided to jump aboard the electric car bandwagon just yet? Sure, unless you settle for the high end models that cost more than a hundred grand each, electric cars do not have the kind of sprinting performance that petrol powered engines have,...

Chevrolet Volt Battery Pack To Power Homes?

11/15/2012, ABB and GM has decided that the battery found in the Chevrolet Volt could be reused with practical purposes later – for instance, five Chevrolet Volt battery packs when merged with an ABB inverter and test software was capable of delivering up to...

Plug & Play Screamer Motorcycle Horn

11/15/2012, It goes without saying that motorcyclists tend to be in a higher risk category compared to traveling using cars, especially in crowded cities or on highways, where sometimes motorists seem to not give two hoots about motorcyclists, and this is more often...

HondaJet moves from testing to production

11/02/2012, The HondaJet is coming. Finally, after years of waiting, the Honda Aircraft Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Honda Motor Company, is announcing that it will commence production on the HondaJet. At a press conference in Florida, Honda detailed the...

Future police cars equipped to the brim with cameras and sensors

11/01/2012, I’m sorry to disappoint you, but the police cars of the future will definitely not be able to fly and apprehend all the bad guys by themselves. However, Motorola Solutions (which is a different entity from that of the Motorola Mobility) did parade a...

Kia and DC Entertainment reveal custom superhero inspired cars

10/31/2012, Superheroes who cannot fly do need a cool ride of their own – after all, if you are going to be dressed in spandex and wear your underwear on the outside, turning up at the battle scene via public transport is not going to impress anyone, is it? Kia...

Honda Fit She’s target the ladies

10/30/2012, Honda, one of the larger automobile manufacturers in the world, has just rolled out a new model that targets ladies, calling it the Honda Fit She’s. Available only in Japan at this point in time with no word on whether the rest of the world will be able...

Jaguar unveils speedboat concept to complement its XF Sportbrake

10/30/2012, Jaguar, the British luxury and sports car manufacturer, has been thinking out of the box. In preparation for the international driving debut of the new Jaguar XF Sportbrake, the car maker has unveiled a concept speedboat to complement it. According to...

Jaguar Virtual Experience lets you experience unreleased vehicles

10/30/2012, How can you experience the thrills of a new vehicle, especially one that has yet to hit the market? Why, this is where the magic of virtual reality comes in, and Jaguar has introduced the Virtual Experience digital showroom that will boast of...