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Sirius XM Snap! Offers Easy Satellite Radio

09/30/2010, The Sirius XM Snap! accessory that was sighted at the FCC recently has gone official, offering you a simple in-car satellite radio receiver that can be easily installed by just plugging it into your vehicle’s power port. The good news is that you...

Concept: Jaguar C-X75 Electric Supercar

09/30/2010, While electric cars are definitely eco-friendly, they aren’t often drool-worthy, since the focus is on being green and eco-friendly. The concept C-X75 from Jaguar is aiming to change that impression, though, as it’s an electric supercar that...

Flying Humvee could be a reality in the future

09/29/2010, Having the best offense could be the greatest defense option of a country, and the boffins at DARPA have decided that the Transformer project could usher in the future. This unique project is meant to be an amalgamation of a helicopter, plane and armored...

Mercedes-Benz Technology pickup concept

09/28/2010, There is something about conceptual designs that let the imagination go wild, but this one from Mercedes-Benz is pretty down to earth with their latest pickup concept that will come with DualX E-Drive drive solution, turning it into a plug-in and...

Car body panels function as batteries, too

09/27/2010, Electric vehicles have one sore point about them – they come with big, heavy and expensive batteries, even though they do a pretty good job in helping save the environment. Well, Volvo aims to change than by coming up with body panels that double up...

Kawkaba 3000 electric car concept

09/27/2010, Concepts of electric cars are dime a dozen, and we have the Kawkaba 3000 electric car this time round to keep the industry on their toes. Designed by Hussein, this will turn heads if it ever makes it to the road simply because it has a cute form factor,...

Segway founder dead, rolls off cliff on two-wheeled vehicle

09/27/2010, The founder of Segway has ironically been found dead, having driven a two-wheeled ’Segway-style’ vehicle off a cliff whilst on his North Yorkshire grounds. Jimi Heselden, owner of Hesco Bastion, apparently fell off the cliffs of his estate,...

Sanyo and Suzuki work together to release the Electric Drive System

09/24/2010, Both Sanyo and Suzuki have teamed up to deliver what they call the Electric Drive System, where a prototype electric scooter known as e-Let’s will bring together the high performance in-wheel motor and a high efficiency control circuit. Relying on a...

iPad And Speakers Mounted On Bicycle

09/24/2010, Apple’s iPad seems to be turning up everywhere and now the popular tablet has been sighted riding in a bicycle, hooked up to a set of speakers that are resting on the front of the bike. Not many details were mentioned about this rig, but it would be...

BMW electric Mini E scooter has smartphone owners in mind

09/23/2010, BMW’s electric Mini E scooter will certainly appeal to the yuppie crowd not only because of its brand name, but simply because it comes with a nice small touch of catering for smartphones, boasing the ability to snap it into the cockpit right away...

Smith Electric unveils new electric truck prototypes

09/22/2010, Smith Electric has released new electric truck prototypes taht will supplement battery power with a hydrogen fuel cell. As a result, you get the first hybrid truck with zero tailpipe emissions in the world. At present, the majority of hybrid trucks rely...

Porsche Classic Radio Navigation System caters for old 911 models

09/22/2010, Porsche executives must surely know that older 911 owners are averse to upgrading their sleek machines, which is why engineers at the automobile firm decided to roll out the Classic Radio Navigation System that can be retroactively fitted into the...