We’ve all done it. Driven down a narrow road way only to find that there isn’t enough room to turn around and drive out. The result? A haphazardous backing out maneuver that could possibly lead to getting your vehicle t-boned upon rentry to a busy street.
The Tata Pixel concept however, can perform a u-turn in as little as 3 meters of radius space. How? It sports a prototype transmission called “infinitely variable” that can independently spin each rear wheel in an opposing direction allowing the car to maneuver similar to that of a tank.
The car debuts at the Geneva auto show, but we don’t know when and if it will go on sale.
Grew up back East, got sick of the cold and headed West. Since I was small I have been pushing buttons - both electronic and human. With an insatiable need for tech I thought "why not start a blog focusing on technology, and use my dislikes and likes to post on gadgets."