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Laser For Bikes

06/09/2009, No, this laser won’t be able to mow down wayward motorists who don’t give you way on the road, but instead it will shoot an elliptical beam around your bicycle, making you look larger than it really is, practically to the size of an average...

VW Routan To Get Wi-Fi

06/09/2009, So much for inflight Wi-Fi – road warriors who need to remain connected regardless of where they are on this globe will be pleased to know that VW and Autonet Mobile are collaborating to offer the uconnect web in-car Internet service to VW’s...

XR3 Hybrid Ready For Production

06/08/2009, Now this is one futuristic ride that we won’t mind using to get about town – the XR3 plug-in 3-wheeled hybrid that was specially constructed to be as light as possible. It is now ready to enter the production phase, and we look forward to the...

Kawasaki Night Vision Helmet-Mounted Heads-Up Display

06/07/2009, Kawasaki looks set to go one up on its most technologically-advanced bikes on the planet – the 1400 GTR which boast variable valve timing, keyless ignition and tyre pressure sensors as standard. This upcoming release will be the next-generation GTR...

Elmoto Electric Bike

06/07/2009, A couple of German engineers have joined forces to release their new electric bike on their own without the assitance of external tech or financial support, dubbing it the Elmoto. This self-made green vehicle won’t come cheap though at $5,700, but...

Lorax Hauler Tricycle

06/04/2009, Check out this tricycle – it definitely isn’t meant for kids, as it was specially built to be an all-terrain, mountain-bike style recumbent vehicle that boasts its very own solar panel on top to power the onboard motor that offers electric...

Yazaki Concept Cluster Display

06/04/2009, Yazaki is offering a conceptual system that will feature a fully reconfigurable, open-source gauge cluster that can basically deliver various levels of information simultaneously while looking cool to lend you additional street cred. It relies on a TFT...

Mercedes-Benz Foldingbike

05/31/2009, Most people would have associated Mercedes-Benz with luxury automobiles, but the Foldingbike is also another product from the German auto manufacturer. This model is pretty much self-explanatory, featuring a couple of folded positions for you to tote...

ECO Jetski Goes Electric

05/26/2009, As conventional wisdom goes, water and electricity don’t mix too well, but the new ECO Jetski is an electric jetski by EcoWatercraft. Why electric? Well, jetskis have been rated as the top pollutants to water in the US alone, which means the ECO...

Awesome GreenGT Electric Race Car

05/21/2009, I don’t think that I’m a “car guy”, but one has to admit that the design of this electric race car is stunning. This prototype is built with high-tech materials (carbon, fiberglass). it has 400hp, 100 kW electric motors...

Clarion FZ409 Features Optical Touch Sensor

05/20/2009, Those who live in Japan would be well used to vehicles that come with a state-of-the-art audio system in their rides, where most people would have a spanking 5.1-channel audio system, 1Seg capability, GPS navigation and DVD (even Blu-ray) playback. For...

Honda Safety Navi Educational Software

05/20/2009, We know that Japan is one of the safer countries to live in due to its phenomenally low crime rates, and hence we’ll make the assumption that road accidents are also rarer in that part of the world due to diligence and alertness of the local...

3D Gauge Cluster In Vehicles

05/19/2009, NVIDIA and icar have come together by working on a 3D gauge cluster for cars. What you see here is not the completed product but a concept, and if the finished article were to be that stunning, we’re pretty sure you’ll have car manufacturers...

Kyocera Solar Panels On New Prius

05/19/2009, Toyota will be offering their Prius with an option to add on Polycrystalline Si solar cells from Kyocera Corp. in Japan, where the said solar panel comprises of three dozen cells arranged nicely in six rows and an equal number of columns. Each cell will...