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4MC Prototype Vehicle

05/07/2009, The 4MC prototype vehicle is a home-built, rideable mode of transport that comes with a triangle base platform for added stability, offering the rider an amazing feel and huge front-end stability up to 40-degree lean angles, making it a snap to sit at...

Pioneer Unleash Quartet Of GPS Systems

05/07/2009, Pioneer might have pulled out of the plasma TV market, but that doesn’t mean they don’t have other divisions to help them churn a profit. The Japanese company has just announced another four more in-vehicle GPS navigation systems – the...

Solar Flyer Electric Bike

05/06/2009, Richard Gryzch has had enough with heading off to the gas station whenever his bike’s fuel tank runs empty that he literally took things into his own hands and come up with the Solar Flyer – a solar-powered bike. This project took over two...

Pioneer AVIC-F310BT Has GPS Navigation

05/05/2009, The in-vehicle Pioneer AVIC-F310BT entertainment system will also feature GPS navigation capability, all for a relatively cheap €799 price point. The screen itself can be removed – perfect to deter wannabe thieves from breaking into your shiny...

Entecho Flying Saucer Prototype

05/05/2009, While cars look set to remain the personal transport mode of choice for some time to come, Entecho from Australia has released an operating prototype a cylindrical fan-forced flying saucer that is steered by manipulating the downward airflow via a...

Springtail Exoskeleton Flying Vehicle

05/03/2009, Talk about making a fast getaway in the Springtail Exoskeleton Flying Vehicle – this single pilot, vertical take-off-and-landing (VTOL) mode of transport will support the operator/pilot in a standing position. Powered by a single 118 hp rotary...

Korean Air Offer New Premium Seats

05/03/2009, Korean Air does not want to be left behind where global airlines have forged ahead, introducing state-of-the-art in-flight facilities as well. Their new premium seats can be found on the Boeing 777-300ER aircraft from the end of this month onwards, and...

Moto-Terminator Concept

04/30/2009, Titan Books has just released the Terminator concept art of the Moto-Terminator, where a Terminator robot is seen riding a motorcycle – in particular, the Ducati Hypermotard. When the Terminator decides to lower itself and fuse with the bike, it...

Didicars Powered By Wiggle Action

04/29/2009, OK, you might think that the Nintendo Wii is one kiddy video game console no thanks to its waggle actions, but then again it has spawned some rather serious titles where said actions proved to be much more engaging than just mashing buttons on a regular...

ZENN Neighborhood Electric Vehicle

04/29/2009, Want your entire family to move around in the greenest manner possible without sacrificing on comfort and efficiency? Apart from public transport, there is always the alternative of purchasing your very own electric vehicle – the ZENN Neighborhood...

CY-SPG226 Bicycle Gets Eneloop Help

04/26/2009, Sanyo’s famous Eneloop label has entered the cycling world with the CY-SPG226 battery-assisted bicycle. It boasts an impressive range of 85km, but that doesn’t mean you don’t have to sweat it out when traveling to and fro. This long...

Mobile Office SUV Concept

04/23/2009, It does irk us to see how certain devices are being advertised, touting to provide us with free time due to an increased efficiency in doing something, but we know all too well that this ideal scenario hardly plays out in the real world. After all, having...

Ford MyKey Aims For Safer Drivers

04/22/2009, Ford’s MyKey is a unique programmable ignition key that is able to store both restrictions and reminders which could actually result in safer teen driving (an oxymoron, eh?). It will send out warning noises as you hit speeds of 45, 55 and 65 mph,...