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Uno III three-wheeled bike right out of Transformers movie

05/12/2011, For those of you who gain your thrills from travelling around on two wheels at breakneck speeds, then chances are you would have a beast of a motorbike in your garage. How about trying something out different with the Uno III? This is a three-wheeled bike...

Ford intends to give cars more smarts with Google Prediction API

05/11/2011, Ford Motor Company intends to rely on the Google Prediction API so that it is capable of predicting driver behavior – and hence, harvest such information in order to make vehicles perform even better. The whole idea of using cloud-based storage and...

Free electric car charging in San Francisco until 2013

05/11/2011, San Francisco will provide free electric car charging in various parts around the city, at least until 2013. Not only will select city-owned parking garages offer this service, the San Francisco International Airport will also offer a similar service,...

Lubricheck makes sure you change your engine oil on time

05/10/2011, When it comes to cars, technology has certainly improved by leaps and bounds, letting you change the engine oil at intervals that are far longer than what it used to be. For older vehicles, generally 3 months or 5,000km (whichever comes first) is a rule...

iBike Dash CC turns your iPhone into a cycling trainer

05/09/2011, The great thing about smartphones is that they can be used for pretty much anything. We’ve seen it from making phone calls, to being used in surgery – the possibilities are endless. Velocomp has decided to give you one more reason to bring your...

Jaguar C-X75 entering production in 2013

05/06/2011, The Jaguar C-X75 that was shown off as a concept car at the Paris Motor Show last year has been given the green light to enter production. Jaguar has announced that they will be working with Williams F1 on the creation of the car, which is set to launch...

Nissan LEAF Review

05/05/2011, The Nissan LEAF is the first mass produced full electric car: no gas tank, no tailpipe. But the LEAF is of course not the first electric car ever made. The EV1 from GM and the Tesla Roadster have been on the roads for years and technically speaking not...

2012 Ford Focus: mobile hotspot on wheels

05/05/2011, Families who can’t live without the internet, especially on long road trips will be glad to know that if they buy a 2012 Ford Focus with Ford SYNC, long road trips don’t necessarily mean no more internet. The car will have the ability to turn...

Continental stereo camera in forward looking braking system

05/05/2011, When it comes to safety on the road, any compromise made might just end up with the loss of a life – and Continental intends to fully avoid this from happening with the installation of a stereo camera in forward looking braking systems as part of...

Transformers made out of waste auto parts

05/04/2011, Want to take recycling to the next level? You might want to take a leaf out of China’s book, where creations constructed out of waste parts from old motor vehicles. Makes perfect sense, actually, as most of the Transformers that we’ve seen are...

Tornado Attack Vehicle goes on auction

05/04/2011, Natural disasters have always proved to cost a bomb to clear up in any country, let alone ours, and it makes perfect sense for inhabitants in tornado-prone areas to make the necessary living arrangements in order to cope with one hitting the place where...

American Airlines tests in-flight video streaming

05/03/2011, In-flight Wi-Fi used to be a dream, but it can be a rather expensive reality at the moment (although a whole lot more convenient, reliable and cheaper compared to testing out whether you are able to obtain a 4G or 3G connection in mid-flight, tethering...

London taxis mobile-friendly thanks to Vodafone

05/03/2011, As part of a new advertising campaign by Vodafone, over 500 branded taxis are going to be equipped with mobile phone chargers. This means that folks on the go now have another source of power to charge their batteries just in case they’ll be out for...