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Milner AirCar To Take Flight

03/10/2008, So we’ve seen a car that actually transforms into an underwater vehicle – now here’s a car that can bring its passengers up into the sky, courtesy of a diesel-powered engine that can cruise at speeds of up to 200mph 25,000 feet above the...

Suntory Mermaid II Boat

03/02/2008, The Suntory Mermaid II Boat is different from what you’ve seen in the market so far, since it uses waves to power it instead of a motor. This is probably the greenest nautical power source ever since the sail’s introduction, where a couple of...

Thunderbolt Scooter Concept

02/25/2008, Electric bikes are not new, but the Thunderbolt Scooter Concept by Henrik Björkman is definitely worth a second take. The technology inside isn’t new, but the main focus is on its design. The Thunderbolt Electric Scooter uses an electro-magnetic...

Dream Car Goes Green

02/20/2008, What looks like a drivable pyramid is actually the Dream Car created by a father-son team working from home. It might tip the scales at 8,000 pounds, but it doesn’t use any gas as it is powered by 80 batteries and four electric engines. The top...

Rinspeed Underwater Car

02/14/2008, I know this certainly sounds like the stuff of dreams, but Rinspeed has demonstrated its sQuba car at the Geneva Motor Show. What makes this vehicle unique is the ability to travel on land as well as drive underwater ala a submarine. If you’ve ever...

KITT Dashboard

02/14/2008, Looks like KITT’s (of Knight Rider fame) dashboard has gotten a little inspiration from the all conquering iPhone. You look at the iPhone and you go—thats the coolest phone out there. It’s just a flat screen that you can touch and access...

PupHut Provides Safety For Your Pooch

02/14/2008, Transporting your pooch around can be quite a challenge, and if the back seats of your truck are already full, where else can you put Fido without having him melt under the sweltering hot sun? The PupHut is an innovative truck-bed shade and safety product...

Car To Run On Air?

02/13/2008, An engineer has a promise which could potentially be full of hot air – literally. He claims that within a year’s time, he will sell a car that runs on compressed air without having it produce emissions at all. Dubbed the OneCAT, this...

Blaupunkt New Orleans MP58

02/12/2008, This is one car radio like no other from Blaupunkt – it was specially designed to provide users with uninterrupted access to an entire library of MP3s via CDs, USB flash drives and portable hard drives, featuring a no-interrupt browsing capability...

Digital Video Recording Rear View Mirror

02/07/2008, We have shown interesting rear-view mirrors in the past, but none of them had a video-recording function. Of course, it’s not for TV shows – the Car Camera Recorder Pro records what’s it “sees” from the windshield, so...

Massaud Super Airship

02/03/2008, Now this 700ft super-airship is the stuff of dreams, and is currently being developed by French-based Massaud. This huge airship might usher the Final Fantasy era in albeit slowly, capable of ferrying up to 40 passengers in the sky for a serene cruise...

Honda Drive Recorder

02/01/2008, Aeroplanes come with black boxes, so why not cars? Apparently, that’s what Honda hopes to change with its Drive Recorder that is capable of detecting impacts while saving information of up to a dozen seconds before and eight seconds afterwards. This...

Reaction Engine A2 Powered by Hydrogen

01/27/2008, While the MPG per person is fairly good. People have been pointing their fingers towards the airline industry when it comes to pollution. Reaction Engine has a hydrogen-poweed A2 aircraft concept that would be capable of hitting Mach-5...

BMW Engines Accepts Biofuel

01/27/2008, If but a little, though that is still a start. It seems that all BMW engines are capable of taking in a tiny percentage of biofuel mixed with regular fuel without requiring any modifications. BMW did issue a press release that all BMW diesels can run with...