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Proterra Electric Bus Sets New Long Range Record

05/06/2014, When it comes to electric vehicles and distance records, I am quite sure that not many people would think of a bus, but rather, reflect on the possibilities of a car or sporty ride. Well, Proterra’s attempt at this long distance record with a transit...

Volvo Kicks Off “Drive Me” Self-Driving Car Program

05/06/2014, Back in 2013, Volvo announced their plans to test out a large scale self-driving pilot program which will see multiple vehicles driving themselves around the Swedish city of Gothenburg. Well it looks like that program has recently kicked off and the first...

Nokia Invests $100 Million Towards More Connected Automobiles

05/05/2014, Wearable tech seems to be all the rage these days, but let’s not forget that transportation is getting just as much attention these days as well, thanks to Apple officially launching CarPlay earlier this year. Google is also expected to introduce their...

Electric Dragster Hits 184mph

05/04/2014, Drag-racing legend “Big Daddy” Don Garlits failed to hit his intended target of getting the electric dragster of his to surpass the mythical 200-mile-per-hour mark, although he has managed to inch closer to his goal, and you can be dead sure...

New York’s MTA And Masabi To Introduce Digital Train Tickets

05/04/2014, Since we have our smartphones with us all the time, more tasks in our daily lives are starting to make the switch to digital. In fact with apps like Passbook, Apple is attempting to reduce the need for physical coupons and tickets, and at the same time...

Stand-up Tricycle Runs On Electricity

05/02/2014, The Segway is not exactly a runaway success, but it has been used in various countries around the world to help the less mobile get around, although certain countries do find it rather difficult to accommodate this personal mobility device. Katayama Kogyo...

Building Your Own Pedal Car

05/02/2014, So, you think that you might want to make it big in the world of Do It Yourself (DIY), and save yourself a fair number of dollars in the process. How about building your own car from scratch? Of course, making it road worthy is one thing, and having the...

Valour Smart Bicycle Has Your Safety In Mind

05/01/2014, We have smart cars, smartphones, smart houses, and smart glasses, hence it is not surprising to hear about smart bicycles being part of the deal in this day and age. The thing is, a smart bicycle is still quite rare, where such a connected bike without...

Rimac Concept One Electric Supercar

05/01/2014, Electric cars have been touted by certain quarters to be the future of the automobile as nasty emissions are eliminated altogether, but it will still take a fair amount of time before the electric car is able to achieve the kind of range and for purists,...

Hongqi L5 Luxury Car Looks Old School

04/30/2014, If you happen to have at least $800,000 sitting in your bank account, and you are in the market for a brand new ride, just which particular vehicle would you decide to settle for? Some folks might want to check out the various established names like...

AT&T Planning In-Flight WiFi Service Of Their Own Next Year

04/28/2014, In-flight WiFi isn’t exactly a feature available on every flight at the moment, and with the prices being what they are, which is expensive, we can understand why more people aren’t using it, which in turn means that there aren’t that many companies...

Google Self Driving Car Gains New Capability

04/28/2014, While a self-driving car might not be ready for big time action on roads throughout the rest of the world, this does not mean that there is no future at all for such a thing to happen. In fact, Google is proud to say that plenty of progress has been made...