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Engineer believes in Plasma-powered Vehicle

05/09/2008, Never mind that we’re running out of gas soon – a patent application from University of Florida aerospace engineer Subrata Roy lays claim that a micro air vehicle in the future could be propelled by plasma. So far, passing a current or...

Magic Wheel a Wonder

05/08/2008, Frankly, I wouldn’t call this a bicycle, as it is more of a modern update to the penny farthing. The Magic Wheel functions like a foot scooter and helps you get around although you won’t be breaking any land speed records anytime soon. It...

Pioneer DVH-P530 hits Japan

05/08/2008, Japanese woke up this morning to find that they will be able to enjoy the Pioneer DVH-P530 after exchanging this thing called money for it. It is an in-car DVD and CD player, so it would be nice to have a LCD display in your car if you want to take full...

Cerva MC08 Concept Car

05/07/2008, The Cerva MC08 concept vehicle could potentially be the transport of the future, being oval in shape and sporting one of the most ridiculous form factors I’ve ever come across, bar those in other sci-fi movies and series. The Cerva MC08 is modular...

Hello Kitty Car Cigar Lighter Charger

05/07/2008, The Hello Kitty tidal wave of products just won’t stop, with this Hello Kitty Car Cigar Lighter Charger being the latest in a long line of them. Fitting most in-vehicle power port sockets, it is able to charge your handset up to 90% capacity within...

Urban Cab Rickshaw Service

05/05/2008, As the price of fuel goes up higher than ever before, why not rely on pedal power the next time you’re in a metropolis? Paris is offering a tiny fleet of hybrid pedal rickshaws which are similar to those in Rome and Valencia. The rickshaw service is...

Everglide Bicycle Concept

05/04/2008, The Everglide Bicycle Concept is certainly an eye-opener after it picked up third place at the recently concluded International Bicycle Design Competition (IBDC). This innovative, multi-purpose design sports a bicycle with a backpack. This is made...

Segway i2 Real Green Now

05/04/2008, Segway has decided to really go green with its i2 by coming in that particular color. Officially known as Metallic Sage, Segway claims that the color “has a goldish finish with hues of green and a metallic underbody that grabs changing light.”...

Road Angel Professional Connected

04/25/2008, Getting booked for speeding is one of the more frustrating moments in life, and it teaches a(n expensive) lesson to those who love reaching their destination in record time. The Road Angel Professional Connected helps sniff out speed traps, ensuring you...

Uno One-Wheeled Motorcycle

04/25/2008, The Uno is an interesting mode of transport – it is a one wheeled-looking motorcycle in essence, and it looks as though only the foolhardy and brave will take this out for a spin. The orange and grey coloured Uno made its first public appearance...

Electric Motion Systems E+ Bike

04/25/2008, Electric bikes seem to be getting the popular vote these days, and the new Electric Motion Systems E+ bike is another addition to a growing list. While DOT requirements state that a road-going electric bike ought to have its speed limit capped at 20 mph,...

Think Electric Car Headed for US

04/24/2008, Norwegian Automaker Think Global will be selling its Think electric car in the US. For the uninitiated, the Think is able to travel up to 110 miles without the need to recharge its batteries, hitting a top speed of 65mph and is 95% recyclable. Two venture...

Engine Block looks like NES Controller

04/22/2008, Talk about paying homage to the NES console – this engine block has been customized to look like the NES controller, guaranteed to get your mechanic laughing if he/she is a Nintendo fanboy from old. While it isn’t too hard to come up with such...

Exhaust Air Jack

04/21/2008, Ladies and weak men, rejoice! There is now a car jack that doesn’t require to break out in sweat should you suffer from a punctured tire. The Exhaust Car Jack will be able to lift your vehicle within half a minute without having you run the risk of...