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key2safedriving
key2safedriving

A Car Key That Kills Your Cell Phone

No teenager, or adult for that matter will willingly opt for a car key that prevents their cell phone from working.  Utah University thinks otherwise, though.  They've invented a car key that communicates with your cell phone. ...
 
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human-powered-hybrid-vehicle
human-powered-hybrid-vehicle

San Jose Students Build A Flintstone, Solar Powered Prius (video)

Engineering students at San Jose State University built a rickshaw like car -they're calling it a 'human powered hybrid vehicle' - that can be powered by plugging it in, solar power or, drum roll, pedal power. It runs on a smal...
 
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bmw-vs-m3-on-top-gear
bmw-vs-m3-on-top-gear

A BMW M3 Is More Green Than A Prius (video)

Before you scream poppycock, hit the video and watch how Top Gear came to this conclusion.  What I truly find interesting, and assuming it's true, is the that the Prius isn't all that green when it comes to the batteries they u...

 
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IMG_2916.JPG
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2008 LA Auto Show Recap & A Segway Dispensing Car

I hit up the LA Auto show this past Saturday.  Sickness aside (cough, cough) it was an okay experience.  Most of the cars were redundant to last year's show with the exception of the some of the concept vehicles, which I've pos...
 
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bmw-microsoft-surface
bmw-microsoft-surface

BMW World’s First Car Company To Offer Microsoft Surface (video)

BMW is stepping into the future, the future of almost two years ago. The car company plans on implementing Microsoft's Surface in show rooms, which will allow car buyers the ability to customize their vehicle through the intera...
 
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Honda FC Sport
Honda FC Sport
Honda FC Sport

Green And Fast, The Honda FC Sport

Move over McLaren F1 and hello Honda FC Sport.  Sporting a similar seat setup as the aforementioned dream car (driver in the center and passengers adjacent) the Honda FC Sport is a hydrogen based vehicle that uses the V-Flow fu...

 
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wingman-carbon-fiber-baby-seat
wingman-carbon-fiber-baby-seat

Wingman: A Carbon Fiber Baby Seat

The Wingman Carbon Fiber baby seat is the epitome of ironic.  Why so?  Hmmm, let's think about this.  Racers mod their cars with carbon fiber to lighten the load and decrease lap times.  Speeding + baby = bad. Ok, so it's proba...
 
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volvo-hd-radio
volvo-hd-radio

Volvo Makes HD Radio Standard On All Models…Almost

Volvo will be the first automaker to offer HD radio as standard equipment.  The technology will be available on all 2009 models except for one.  This means more channels, CD quality sound for FM listeners and FM quality sound f...
 
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carbon_e7-police-vehicle
carbon_e7-police-vehicle

A Police Car Even Michael Knight And Kitt Would Be Jealous Of, The Carbon E7

Thinking about running from the Fuzz, think again. Carbon Motor's E7 police vehicle features the latest in car technology and includes a heads up display, driver specific intelligent key, automatic license plate recognition sys...

 
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nascar-radio-and-cd-player-helmet
nascar-radio-and-cd-player-helmet

Crap Nascar Memorabilia: Excalibur Tony Stewart Helmet Radio/CD Player

There's just no end to the Nascar crap, is there?  For $140, and available at Walmart (no surprise there), die hard Nascar (or Home Depot) fans can purchase their very own Joe Gibbs racing helmet complete with radio, CD player,...
 
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worlds-smallest-racing-car1
worlds-smallest-racing-car1

World’s Smallest Solar Racing Car

Looks like you can officially forget about wind up Matchbook cars. Soon as the sun catches this tiny car's solar panel it's 'pedal to the metal'. Probably good for 2 minutes of entertainment or at the very least some 'green cre...
 
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tesla-model-s
tesla-model-s

Tesla Model S Makes Its Debut

Telsa, which recently laid off a large number of its employees due to a financial debacle, has finally unveiled their Model S sedan. According to Tesla, the 4 door Lithium-ion powered 'S' will get about a 240 mile range, hit 0-...