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Hy Tric Electro Cycle

01/27/2009, If you’re an advocate for green technology, then perhaps the Electro Cycle from Hy Tric might interest you. Let us rattle off the important specifications first – the Hy Tric Electro Cycle has a top speed of 125 mph (that’s pretty zippy)...

Guitar Boat Up For Auction

01/23/2009, We’re not too sure whether the Guitar Boat is romantic or a hoot, but nevertheless, it still exists. Commissioned by Australian singer-songwriter Josh Pyke, he is now auctioning off his Guitar Boat as seen above in order to raise funds for the...

Woman Bites Driver Because Of Non-Hybrid Bus

01/23/2009, Talk about an occupational hazard – a veteran bus driver was bitten in his arm when a female passenger realized that he wasn’t driving a hybrid bus. According to MTA driver Peter Williams, “She came on the bus, and she said she waited...

Shelby Has Fastest Electric Car In The World

01/21/2009, Shelby Supercars has taken to the stage with its Ultimate Aero EV at the Abu Dhabi International Motor Show which holds the title of the fastest electric car in the world. Apparently, the powertrain found in the Ultimate Aero EV relies on a lithium ion...

Hornblower Hybrid Ferry

01/21/2009, Alcatraz, or better known as The Rock, sees up to 3 million visitors each year, and all of them are ferried over from San Francisco’s bay area. When you think of all the trips taken, the carbon footprint left behind is no longer negligible, which is...

Garmin GPSMAP 545s For Sea Lovers

01/20/2009, If you love charting your way across the seven seas, then we suggest getting the Garmin GPSMAP 545s to help you out in your travels. This chart plotting device relies on GPS technology to help you get to your destination safely and accurately, thanks to...

EDAG To Unveil Light Car Open Source

01/20/2009, EDAG (Engineering & Design, AG) from Germany has just unveiled its concept that will see action at the Geneva Motor Show in March, boasting key elements that center around materials and construction. The official name isn’t easy to remember...

TeleNav Introduces New Features For Shotgun GPS Navigation Device

01/20/2009, TeleNav aims to augment the performance of its recently launched TeleNav Shotgun two-way, Internet-connected GPS personal navigation device that targets those in the business community who do a whole lot of traveling. With the TeleNav Shotgun, users are...

Automatic Driving To Be Tested Next Year

01/19/2009, The New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) aims to begin research and development of automatic driving from next year onwards, hoping that co-ordinated driving of vehicles on our roads will result in reduced energy...

Folding Bike Bag

01/19/2009, If you want to live out a green lifestyle, getting around on public transport as well as a bicycle is a good place to start. Unfortunately, toting around your bike through subways and buses can get quite tiring if you rely on your hands alone, which is...

LightLane Concept Brings Bike Lane With You Always

01/18/2009, You know how pedestrians and cyclists have the right of way? Well, bring this level of annoyance (for motorists, at least) to another level with the LightLane concept. How does it work? It creates an automatic bike lane for you no matter where...

Cadillac Thorium Fuel Powered (Concept)

01/15/2009, Thorium is a radioactive element that, if processed properly, might be used as nuclear fuel, so this is a nuclear-powered car if you will. The idea from designer Loren Kulesus is that this car could be used for 100 years without (engine) maintenance and...

Google Adds Transit Layer To Maps

01/14/2009, Google is offering more value to its users by throwing on a Transit Layer to their maps, making 50 cities all the more easy to navigate using public transport. Hopefully this initiative will make the tech savvy crowd make more environmentally friendly...

Eee PC Hits The Car

01/13/2009, No, we don’t mean carrying an Eee PC inside the car and using it, but actually taking your regular 7″ Eee PC apart and integrating its parts into a vehicle’s dashboard, connecting it to the stereo system with the ability to function as a...