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M-112 Urban Concept Car

05/27/2008, The M-112 could be the way urban cars of the future look like – this concept prototype design by Ignacio Garcia is actually a working model and have already taken part in the last Shell Eco Marathon 2008 in France, lending support to the idea that a...

Yamaha Deus Ex Machina Concept Bike

05/22/2008, This Yamaha-branded Deus Ex Machina concept motorcycle was dreamed up by Art Center Pasadena student Jake Loniak, and I must say it looks really mean. You get the best of exoskeletons and motorcycles crammed into a single vehicle, and being a concept Jake...

Jet-powered Bicycle

05/19/2008, I know that going fast can be quite the adrenaline rush for some, but that is no reason to be reckless. Somebody who seems to have a whole lot of explosive passion and time decided to come up with a jet-powered bicycle that ought to get you from point A...

Gen H-4 Personal Helicopter

05/15/2008, Gennai Yanagisawa, inventor of the GEN H-4 personal helicopter, will be taking flight in Italy in order to pay homage to the birthplace of da Vinci – the man who came up with the helicopter idea a few hundred years ago. Yanagisawa’s GEN-H4...

Solar Roof for the Prius

05/15/2008, The Prius is already one green vehicle, and here’s another way to make it even more so with the SEV Solar Roof Module. Fitting snugly onto a stock Toyota Prius roofline, it offers 215 watts of energy that helps you drive without consuming a drop of...

Panasonic Strada CN-HX1000D and CN-HW1000D

05/14/2008, Panasonic has launched their Strada CN-HX1000D and CN-HW1000D in-car navigation systems for the Japan market, and both of them are basically the same units save for the different sizes. What makes this in-car unit different from all the rest is the...

Internet TV heads for Cars Now

05/13/2008, Just when you thought the car was safe from the long tentacles of TV, USTelematics throws a spanner in the works by delivering IPTV to its Voyager in-car entertainment systems, allowing drivers and passengers alike to continue their couch potato habits...

Sun Visor DVD Player

05/12/2008, Keeping kids quiet in the back seat during a long road trip can be challenging, and should their PSP and DS Lite run out of juice there is always this in-car DVD player and game console to help save the day. Featuring a 7″ display and the DVD...

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...