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Nissan Battles Pollution In London With LEAF

09/26/2014, Nissan, the Japanese automaker, has brought to the fore London’s fight for better air quality through the use of their 100% electric Nissan LEAF. The Nissan LEAF happens to hold the distinction of being the best-selling electric vehicle (EV) in the...

Fancy A Kill Switch In Your Car?

09/26/2014, Earlier this month, we did read on how Apple devices are set to include a default kill switch as part of its setup, and if one were to roll back the clock by a few months, then we would have read about a mandatory kill switch bill in California having...

Maglev Train Tested, Hits 500kph In Japan

09/24/2014, The shinkansen, or bullet train as it is commonly known, is one of the unique characteristics of Japan when it comes to traveling across the country in comfort and speed. There has been tests to deliver faster and faster trains, and the Central Japan...

Japan Looks To Build Space Elevator

09/22/2014, In February earlier this year, we brought you word that there might be a more affordable way to transport people to space and back which does not require a spacecraft, and neither will it burn as much fuel along the way. That was the idea of a space...

Engine Firing Test Completed For India’s Low-Cost Mars Mission

09/22/2014, One particular indicator that a country is ready to move forward to the next level of technological advancement would be space travel and exploration – and while the U.S. and Russia kicked things off with the race to the moon in the 1960s, here we...

Stained Glass Driverless Sleeper Car Looks Unique

09/22/2014, While the world has definitely seen some rather strange rides in the past, here we are with something that can be considered to have taken the cake, so to speak. I am referring to the Stained Glass driverless sleeper car that you see above, and it so...

France Goes Anti-Uber As Well With New Law

09/19/2014, It looks like the French government are not too thrilled with the presence of Uber in their country, as yesterday evening, France’s National Assembly voted definitively in favor of the pro-taxi “Thévenoud law”. In other words, the Thévenoud law...

California Issues Permits To Test Out Self-Driving Cars

09/16/2014, When one talks about a self driving vehicle these days, it does not seem to elicit much excitement, as it sounds as though everyone has already started to dip their respective fingers into a potentially lucrative “cookie jar”, so to speak. Having said...

Hy-Cycle Fuel Cell Bicycles From Australia

09/15/2014, Now here is an idea that does make an appearance from time to time – that of fuel cell bicycles. The entire process to churn out such two wheelers that are practical is definitely not an easy one, otherwise we would have long seen the market flooded...

Strati 3D Printed Electric Car

09/15/2014, 3D printing has definitely come a long way ever since it was introduced, and with but a single push of a button, it looks as though the motor industry is also about to experience a revolution. Entrepreneurs have taken a major step when it comes to making...

Ground X-Vehicle Could Avoid Incoming Missiles

09/14/2014, I am quite sure that we have seen many science fiction movies where the odds are stacked against the protagonist who is the only hope of saving the entire world from extinction against an invading alien race. Somehow, as everyone else around the hero dies...

LumiLor Lit Car Looks Way To Cool At Night

09/13/2014, When dusk falls, and you want to paint the town red with the rest of your mates, here is a unique way to do so. Sure, one of the easiest ways to capture the attention of those down the street would be to cruise in the latest 2-door ride. How about taking...