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2013 BMW i3 caught in Chicago

08/16/2011, You know something? For a vehicle that isn’t even going to be out for a couple more years, it is something to see the 2013 BMW i3 roll down Chicago recently. What makes this particular BMW i3 so special from the rest? Well, it is an all-new...

Project Flake concept car is impressive

08/15/2011, Looking for a fresh take on how cars work? Da Feng’s latest concept design, Project Flake, might be right up your alley. The UK-based designer has recently come up with a concept video showing off what his car is all about and we gotta say, it sure...

Balloon brings you to near-space heights

08/15/2011, Not every one of us are able to afford a trip to space as we don’t even have a million in our bank accounts, but how about getting to near-space heights? That is what a Spanish entrepreneur intends for you to experience, where you will be able to...

Flywheel bicycle offers a timely boost

08/15/2011, Getting around the town on a bicycle is one of the greenest methods, what with ever increasing fuel prices making many people think three times before they purchase another gas guzzler. After all, if the public transportation system in your area is decent...

“The Ultimate Drive” app by BMW released

08/12/2011, Let’s face it, when it comes to driving from point A to point B, everyone has a different way of getting there. Some might prefer a quick and efficient route while some prefer a long and scenic drive. Some probably only know one way which can sometimes...

Deakin University makes three-wheeler safe to ride in

08/12/2011, A bunch of students over at Deakin University believe that they have managed to solve the problem of three-wheeler vehicles falling over, clearly believing in the adage that prevention is far better than cure. Well, they intend to turn their idea and...

Cow squashes car after jumping over three foot fence

08/12/2011, Hey Diddle Diddle – this time around, the bovine in question did not make the leap over the moon, but somehow did defy the law of gravity to a certain degree by clearing a three foot fence, squashing a car upon landing to boot. Yes sir,...

Contact lost with Mach 20 aircraft

08/11/2011, Deja vu – the unmanned hypersonic glider that could hit speeds of up to Mach 20? Well, it was launched yesterday morning from a rocket, but it seems as though contact was lost shortly after the experimental craft built just for DARPA (Defense...

Spire Speedboat designed by Thierry Mugler

08/11/2011, The photo that you’re seeing above is not the new Bat boat in the 2012 Batman movie, although it was certainly inspired by Batman. It’s actually a speedboat that has been designed by none other than fashion designer, Thierry Mugler. While we can’t...

MUTE concept car electric vehicle coming your way

08/11/2011, German engineering is always famous for being precise and sturdy, so what is it like to see students come up with an experimental electric vehicle? The above is the fruit of the labor of students from a German university, who intend to publicly unveil...

First aircraft carrier from China begins sea trials

08/10/2011, China is slowly but surely building up their military presence and power, starting sea trials of the country’s first aircraft carrier. This aircraft carrier had humble beginnings, coming in the form of a 60,000 ton warship which was purchased as an...

Mach 20 aircraft takes to the skies

08/10/2011, Superman might be fast, but he is a fictional character – here is DARPA’s very own Falcon Hypersonic Technology Vehicle 2 which is set to take to the skies today, where this experimental vehicle is tipped to hit Mach 20 – which is 20...

Moto-Grip keeps motorcycle passengers safe on rides

08/09/2011, Motorcycles can be pretty dangerous vehicles, especially when there’s an additional passenger involved. Since they don’t have safety belts, the rear passenger has to find something to hold on to while the bike is moving, and it usually turns...