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Volkswagen unveils the next generation Beetle

04/18/2011, Volkswagen has just revealed to the world the next generation Beetle. And despite being around for over 60 years, the Beetle is only entering its 3rd generation next year. The Beetle was first introduced back in 1949, and sold for 30 years before being...

Skier controlled tow boat puts the power in your hands

04/17/2011, Love skiing? You might want to check out something that’s interesting though, the skier controlled tow boat which is unmanned – but that’s the whole purpose since it will be controlled fully by you, the skier. There will be half a dozen...

FlyNano plane lets you fly without a license

04/15/2011, If you want to have a go at piloting a plane but can’t be bothered to sit through flying lessons (or your flying license has been suspended) there is a way for you to be in the driver’s seat in midair. A Finnish aeronautical engineer, Aki...

Rolls Royce Phantom 102EX goes electric

04/14/2011, The epitome of luxury cars has a winged seraph on the front of the bonnet with the famous overlapping “RR” logo, has finally decided to explore the wonderful world of electric vehicles with their $530,000 Rolls Royce Phantom getting an...

T3 Motion R3 dashboards to feature Samsung Galaxy Tabs

04/13/2011, T3 Motion Inc has just announced their new their R3 hybrid electric consumer vehicle prototype will feature Samsung Galaxy Tab Android tablets in their dashboards. The economic hybrid vehicle will make use of the Galaxy Tab for GPS navigation, live...

Coffee Cup Power Inverter juices up your mobile devices in the car

04/13/2011, An AC outlet in the car is always handy to have around but most of them look unsightly and make the car appear messier than it really is, especially when not in use. Well the folks over at ThinkGeek have come up with a solution to the problem – by...

Audi A3 e-Tron unveiled

04/11/2011, Everyone’s going green, and car makers are no exception. Audi has just shown off their latest green vehicle called the Audio A3 e-Tron. Powered completely by electricity (like the Nissan LEAF), the Audi A3 e-Tron is based on the Sportback version of...

Hyundai Motor works on plug-in hybrid vehicle

04/05/2011, Hyundai Motor is currently developing their very own plug-in hybrid vehicle with a 2013 launch date being targeted, intending to bring this eco-friendly four-wheeler to both folks at home as well as others living abroad. So far, Hyundai has paraded a...

Virgin Oceanic to venture into new depths of business

04/05/2011, Entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson, the Virgin Group founder, has just mentioned that he intends to send ordinary folk like you and I to the deepest depths of the sea using an 18-foot submersible which is capable of descending to more than 35,000 feet....

Bugatti 16C Galibier sedan will go into production

04/05/2011, Bugatti’s 16C Galibier concept car that was shown off at the 2010 Geneva auto show will become a reality in 2-3 years. According to reports, Volkswagen, Bugatti’s parent company has given them the green light to put the super car into...

e-Vivacity scooter from Peugeot

04/04/2011, Peugeot is more famous for their cars than two-wheelers – in fact, you might just scratch your head and start to wonder just when did the French motor company ever release any kind of motorcycles or scooters? The answer is recently, in the form of...

Car with 4 subwoofers tears a phonebook to pieces

04/01/2011, If you thought car subwoofers were harmless, think again. Remember the 26,000 watt speaker system we wrote about previously? Well, Steve Meade recently uploaded a video, showing off the car’s audio system. He goes into more detail in the video,...