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Rinspeed Underwater Car

02/14/2008, I know this certainly sounds like the stuff of dreams, but Rinspeed has demonstrated its sQuba car at the Geneva Motor Show. What makes this vehicle unique is the ability to travel on land as well as drive underwater ala a submarine. If you’ve ever...

KITT Dashboard

02/14/2008, Looks like KITT’s (of Knight Rider fame) dashboard has gotten a little inspiration from the all conquering iPhone. You look at the iPhone and you go—thats the coolest phone out there. It’s just a flat screen that you can touch and access...

PupHut Provides Safety For Your Pooch

02/14/2008, Transporting your pooch around can be quite a challenge, and if the back seats of your truck are already full, where else can you put Fido without having him melt under the sweltering hot sun? The PupHut is an innovative truck-bed shade and safety product...

Car To Run On Air?

02/13/2008, An engineer has a promise which could potentially be full of hot air – literally. He claims that within a year’s time, he will sell a car that runs on compressed air without having it produce emissions at all. Dubbed the OneCAT, this...

Blaupunkt New Orleans MP58

02/12/2008, This is one car radio like no other from Blaupunkt – it was specially designed to provide users with uninterrupted access to an entire library of MP3s via CDs, USB flash drives and portable hard drives, featuring a no-interrupt browsing capability...

Digital Video Recording Rear View Mirror

02/07/2008, We have shown interesting rear-view mirrors in the past, but none of them had a video-recording function. Of course, it’s not for TV shows – the Car Camera Recorder Pro records what’s it “sees” from the windshield, so...

Massaud Super Airship

02/03/2008, Now this 700ft super-airship is the stuff of dreams, and is currently being developed by French-based Massaud. This huge airship might usher the Final Fantasy era in albeit slowly, capable of ferrying up to 40 passengers in the sky for a serene cruise...

Honda Drive Recorder

02/01/2008, Aeroplanes come with black boxes, so why not cars? Apparently, that’s what Honda hopes to change with its Drive Recorder that is capable of detecting impacts while saving information of up to a dozen seconds before and eight seconds afterwards. This...

Reaction Engine A2 Powered by Hydrogen

01/27/2008, While the MPG per person is fairly good. People have been pointing their fingers towards the airline industry when it comes to pollution. Reaction Engine has a hydrogen-poweed A2 aircraft concept that would be capable of hitting Mach-5...

BMW Engines Accepts Biofuel

01/27/2008, If but a little, though that is still a start. It seems that all BMW engines are capable of taking in a tiny percentage of biofuel mixed with regular fuel without requiring any modifications. BMW did issue a press release that all BMW diesels can run with...

Motorized Car DVD Player

01/24/2008, While the rest of your colleagues are busy outfitting their SUVs with DVD screens behind to keep their kids entertained, you go one up on the rest with a motorized car DVD player. It comes with the following features :- 7″ TFT LCD touch screen...

Great Fuel Consumption With WF250-C

01/24/2008, Wild Fire Motors has released its three-wheeled vehicle, the WF250-C that nets you an amazing 72 miles per gallon without breaking the bank with its $5,495 starting price. EPA certification states that this is a “highway motorcycle”, making...

SpaceShipTwo & WhiteKnightTwo Unveiled

01/23/2008, Designs for SpaceShipTwo and WhiteKnightTwo from Virgin Galactic were unveiled, ushering in the age of private spaceflight to the masses (or at least those who could afford it, that is). Currently, the SpaceShipTwo stands at 60% complete with test flights...

MC242 Motorcycle Tracking Unit

01/04/2008, After the slew of Garmin releases yesterday, hopefully motorcyclists won’t feel too left out where GPS navigation systems are concerned. The MC242 Motorcycle Tracking Unit answers the clarion call for lost and confounded motorcyclists worldwide,...