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Smith Electric unveils new electric truck prototypes

09/22/2010, Smith Electric has released new electric truck prototypes taht will supplement battery power with a hydrogen fuel cell. As a result, you get the first hybrid truck with zero tailpipe emissions in the world. At present, the majority of hybrid trucks rely...

Porsche Classic Radio Navigation System caters for old 911 models

09/22/2010, Porsche executives must surely know that older 911 owners are averse to upgrading their sleek machines, which is why engineers at the automobile firm decided to roll out the Classic Radio Navigation System that can be retroactively fitted into the...

JetBlue Airways To Offer In-flight Wi-Fi In 2012?

09/21/2010, JetBlue Airways might be lagging behind its competitors due to the lack of in-flight Internet access, but reports claim that the delay in implementing in-flight Wi-Fi might allow the airline to offer a better service than its competition when it’s...

Mercedes To Build 500 A-Class E-Cell Vehicles Using Tesla Batteries

09/21/2010, Eco-friendly vehicles are all the rage nowadays, and reports are in that Daimler has decided to go ahead with the production of a fleet of 500 Mercedes-Benz A-Class E-Cell vehicles early in 2011 which will sport battery packs and power electronics sourced...

Bang & Olufsen Sound System spotted in BMW at Paris Motor Show

09/21/2010, The Paris Motor Show was the platform where the Bang & Olufsen Sound System was seen in the BMW 6 Series concept car. The entire system comprises of 16 fully active loudspeakers that are able to deliver an outstanding sound performance. Right in the...

iPads to find a home in BMWs next

09/19/2010, Who says money can’t buy happiness? According to BMW’s recent advertisements, Joy can be bought, and it comes in the form of four wheels that ferry the ultimate driving machine around. To keep their range of vehicles all the more...

New Movable Train Seat Concept

09/16/2010, Product designers SeymourPowell have designed a new seating system for trains, allowing you to create whatever configuration of chairs that you wish. With this design, chairs don’t have to be locked to the standard group of two or four seats, rather...

Nation-E Mobile Charging Station For Stranded EVs

09/15/2010, Electric vehicles (EV) are great eco-friendly modes of transportation, but if they happen to run out of juice while on the road, you’re in a spot of trouble. Now Swiss company Nation-E has manufactured the first mobile charging station for...

Microship owner looking to pass on his legacy

09/15/2010, Steven Roberts, owner of this custom pedal/wind/solar-powered micro-trimaran known as the Microship, is currently looking to hand over the Microship which he built with his own hands to a new owner – hopefully someone as adventurous or...

Cri-Cri solar-powered plane

09/14/2010, We don’t know about you, but to stake our lives in the air a few thousand feet from the ground on a plane that runs off solar power isn’t exactly our idea of being a daredevil. For those who think otherwise, the Cri-Cri might be just the...

Tread-Walk personal mobility vehicle trumps Segway

09/14/2010, Those who have trouble getting around on their own two legs might find the Segway as well as other motorized scooters to be heaven-sent, but the Tread-Walk personal mobility vehicle brings things to a different level since it will not only help you get...