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Opel Icona efficient on land as well as water

09/13/2010, A hybrid car that can traverse land and sea is nothing new despite being the stuff of dreams at least half a century ago, but this concept takes things to a whole new level. The Opel Icona from Swedish designer Juan Pablo Bernal P. is a vehicle that is...

E-Quickie is not a passionate electronic relationship

09/13/2010, Get your mind out of the gutter – the E-Quickie is not some sort of method to hold a quick electronic relationship, but instead is a vehicle that was constructed by students at the Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences. To make it all the more...

Stearus 2000 looks to be self-sufficient

09/10/2010, Check out this neat looking vehicle – it has been called as the Stearus 2000, where it will not win any drag racing championships or drift competitions, but what it offers are definitely out of line for most people’s expectations, including...

E-Rider Electric Mountain Bike

09/10/2010, German bike-maker Conway has unveiled its E-Rider, a stylish electric mountain bike that is powered by a 36-volt lithium-ion battery pack. The battery is capable of powering the bike for a range of up to 110 kilometers and features a brushless motor that...

ULV electric car goes on sale in Japan

09/09/2010, The ULV (“Ultra Lightweight Vehicle”) one-person electric car has just gone gold in Japan – by that, we mean it is ready to rock the personal transportation market in that part of the world, thanks to Waseda Environmental...

Sideways Bike design looks weird

09/08/2010, Michael Killian’s Sideways Bike design is definitely different from what one would have seen in the past, as this concept has been chosen out of over 3,000 entries in the ‘Seoul Cycle Design Competition 2010’ that was organized in...

Portable charging stations for electric vehicles

09/06/2010, Electric vehicles are great in doing their part by reducing your carbon footprint, but you can be sure that filling up its ‘tank’ when empty isn’t as simple as going to the nearest gas station. That could very well change in the near...

Concept: Solar-powered Traffic Lights

09/06/2010, We’ve seen concept solar-powered traffic lights before, and here is another variant, conceptualized by a Chilean designer. This traffic light aims to take over the traffic control duties and uses an LED display that is capable of displaying...

Car Computer Forces You To Enter A PIN For Ignition

09/03/2010, Don’t think your car is cool enough to show off to your friend? If you’re good with electronics, perhaps you could install an Asus Eee PC into your car, just like what this person did. An Eee PC 900A was hooked up to a Volvo, becoming an...

G-Bike City Pedal-assist Electric Bike

09/02/2010, Electric vehicles are great eco-friendly vehicles, but if they run out of juice, you’re pretty much stuck until you can find a charging station. The G-Bike City might be able to help you prevent such situations as it’s a pedal-assist electric...

BeamAtic Premium headlights might be the next big thing

08/31/2010, Headlight technnology hasn’t really improved in quantum leaps and bounds over the years, but the BeamAtic Premium head lights from Ichikoh Industries might just shake things up in an interesting manner. Being developed under France’s Valeo SA,...