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Concept: Foldable Electric Bike Can Store Your Belongings

10/21/2010, Bicycles are probably one of the more eco-friendly modes of transport, though you probably wouldn’t want to cycle for long distances on a daily basis. With that in mind, a designer has come up with an electric-powered bike that offers more than one...

Bioracer runs off wooden pellets

10/18/2010, The Precer Group from Sweden has come up with a new vehicle which will run on alternative energy, where this rather sporty version of an ATV is powered by wood pellets. Wait a minute here – aren’t wood pellets made out of trees? Isn’t...

HondaJet program update rolls out

10/18/2010, Honda Aircraft Company just released an update of its HondaJet advanced light jet program, announcing that ground testing is already in progress while static structural stress testing is in progress on its second conforming aircraft. Not only that, a...

Toyota Prius sans conducteur de Google

10/15/2010, Les voitures qui se conduisent toutes seules doivent être la dernière lubie, et après qu’en Allemagne, certains en ont fait une, Google a également fait quelque chose de similaire, transformant une Toyota Prius en une voiture...

Toyota iQ Disco car is a hoot

10/14/2010, It seems that driving has just gotten a whole lot more interesting, especially when you decide to pull up at the local club on a Saturday night in the Toyota iQ Disco car. There is a method behind all this madness, where the shiny disco ball appearance of...

Pimped out mobility scooter zips by quickly

10/14/2010, The young man you see here is Colin who decided to pimp out a mobility scooter, where this petrol-powered scooter is capable of hitting a top speed of 111km/h in a drag-race. The Brit is currently in running (pardon the pun) for a Guinness World Record,...

Focus Design Self-balancing Unicycle v2.0

10/14/2010, You might not have been impressed with the first version of the self-balancing unicycle from Focus Design, but two years later the company has come up with the SBU v2.0 that it claims is sleeker, safer, and more powerful, not to mention easier to learn....

Eyetracker might prevent future accidents by sleepy drivers

10/14/2010, Falling asleep behind the wheel is not funny at all, but many of us do take things for granted whenever we head out on a long road trip, by not getting enough rest before and hoping that some Dunkin’ Donuts and coffee should be adequate to see us...

Self-driving Taxi Picks You Up At The Press Of A Button

10/14/2010, We might not need to hire a driver if we’re too lazy to chauffer ourselves around town in the future. The smart folks over at Germany’s Freie University have demonstrated a self-driving taxi. The VW Passat in the video sports a laser, radar,...

Solar electric three-wheeler is very real

10/13/2010, New York artist Josh Hadar decided to color the world with his latest invention, the solar electric three-wheeler. Measuring a whopping 8.4 feet long, this three-wheeler is able to hit a rather impressive top speed of 45 mph, which can be pretty scary...

Nation-E Reveals Battery-powered Hummer H1

10/13/2010, Hummers generally give folks the impression of a gas-guzzling and pollution-spreading machine. Now Nation-E is trying to change the public perception of the vehicle with the introduction o the Hummer H1, a vehicle that features a 60KW battery, enabling it...

Concept: Meo Auto Pet For The Future

10/12/2010, You probably don’t look at your car as a pet, but a concept car dubbed the Meo might be able to function as a giant automotive pet. The Meo is small and compact, offering a front door which can be lifted in order for the driver to get in and out of...