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China’s Youngman JNP6250G is one huge bus

01/18/2012, How big does a bus need to be? Well, it needs to be pretty big if its aim is to help cut down traffic congestion in the world’s most populated country, China. That’s where the Youngman JNP6520G busses come in. Touted as the world’s...

GHOST stealth watercraft

01/17/2012, I mentioned earlier that those who sign up with Uncle Sam might eventually have the opportunity play with some really cool toys (if you happen to be in the right department and rank, that is), and here we are with the GHOST stealth watercraft –...

IBM working on EV battery with 500 mile range

01/16/2012, One of the drawbacks to owning or driving an electric vehicle would be the limited amount of range that one can drive it before requiring a recharge. This is not so bad if you use your EV mainly for short trips and can change it when you get back home,...

Toyota 2000GT SEV electric concept car

01/15/2012, Toyota has produced just one – and only one, Toyota 2000GT SEV electric concept car, where it was paraded to the adoring public at the 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon. This particular ride was designed by the Crazy Car Project under the direction of the...

Mercedes Benz gesture control concept

01/15/2012, Fancy driving around a vehicle using nothing but gesture controls? That thought sounds a little scary, and if the steering wheel still causes problems for some when driving, resulting in accidents, who knows what might happen when the world moves on to a...

EV Mini Sport electric sports car hails from Japan

01/13/2012, [CES 2012] Electric sports cars do not really make much sense considering the amount of power required to keep it as nimble and quick as the petrol-powered version, but that does not mean it is impossible. After all, Tesla has done it, but no other...

RIM QNX in Porsche concept

01/13/2012, [CES 2012] When it comes to automobile technology at CES, you can be sure that there will be new and old players alike each year, trying to outdo each other with their latest releases. Research In Motion’s Porsche Carrera concept car proved to be...

Audi Connect System

01/12/2012, [CES 2012] Audi’s range of vehicles are definitely right up there in terms of technology, but how many of us are able to drive an Audi? This has not stopped the German automaker from introducing a range of new features for its Connect System at CES...

Personal Rover transport device

01/12/2012, The Segway certainly occupies a niche market, and perhaps this is where the Personal Rover might want to enter the fray – as an electronic transport device that is easy to use, highly efficient and making you look as though you hail from the future...

Audiovox Seatback solutions to chase away boredom

01/12/2012, [CES 2012] Audiovox knows that there is nothing more irritating at times when driving than to have a backseat driver, so to keep both parties happy, they have rolled out their new range of Seatback solutions that are part of the rear seat entertainment...

KIA IVI concept at CES 2012

01/11/2012, [CES 2012] KIA welcomes innovation in their vehicles, and their newer models certainly reflect a forward-looking design. Good technology needs to be incorporated as well, and the IVI concept that you see above (and in the picture gallery after the jump)...

RoadRover Android system

01/11/2012, [CES 2012] The automotive segment of CES does deliver its fair share of interesting stuff to look at, and the RoadRover Android-powered dashboard is certainly something that caught our eye. So far, we do know that the company caters to different vehicle...

Ford Evos concept

01/11/2012, [CES 2012] There is always something interesting to check out on the CES showfloor, and the automotive department is not exempt. Known as the Ford Evos concept, this dramatic four-door fastback designed ride will merge a striking new profile that looks...

Mercedes-Benz mBrace2 at CES

01/11/2012, [CES 2012] Remember our story last week about Mercedes-Benz ready to make a splash at this year’s CES? Well, it seems that their mBrace2 system has proved to be quite a hit, where it merges telematics and infotainment into a single system, receiving...