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opem-ampera
opem-ampera

Opel Outs Ampera Hybrid Vehicle, Uses Chevy Volt Engine

Opel, a car brand most people probably aren't familiar with here in the states, leaked images of their Ampera hybrid vehicle to the blogosphere over the weekend. Inside is GM's Voltec plug-in hybrid system, the same engine foun...
 
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toyoto-precrash-safety-system
toyoto-precrash-safety-system

Toyota Saving Lives, Announces Pre-Crash Safety System

Toyota's vehicles are about to get a whole lot safer thanks to their just announced Pre-crash Safety System.  Using radar, the system detects if the car is about to experience a front or rear end collision and appropriately app...

 
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tramontanar-1
tramontanar-1

Tramontana R: 0-200MPH in 10.15 seconds

What goes blazing fast and looks like a Batmobile f*cked an F1 car?  The Tramontana R.  Under the hood is a  Mercedes V12 that produces over 550HP, or 760HP if you toss in dual turbo chargers.  0-60 is 3.6 seconds and it can hi...
 
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ichange-vehicle-1
ichange-vehicle-1

Transformers Ain’t Got Nothing On The Rinspeed iChange Shape Shifting Electric Car

The Rinspeed iChange is a shape-shifting vehicle that can transform from a one seater to a three seater.  All it takes a quick push of a button and the 'rear end of the teardrop-shaped car magically pops up.'  Sounds totally un...

 
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tesla-s-again
tesla-s-again

Tesla Slips Out Teaser Pic Of ‘S’ 4 Door Sedan, Unveiling Date Announced

Droooool.  If Tesla's S vehicle shapes up to be everything the rumorville and the company has said it's working on for future iterations of their vehicles I'm so gonna buy one.  Course, at $60k (it'll probably be more) a pop it...
 
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aptera-vehicles1
aptera-vehicles1

Aptera All Electric Vehicles Spotted In The Concrete Jungle

Remember the Aptera Vehicle we showed you last month?  Well, two of  the all electric vehicles were spotted at the TED conference the day before they're official unveiling (which is today).  Ya, that's all I got. Official produ...

 
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ultimate-aero-ev-supercar
ultimate-aero-ev-supercar

Shelby Super Cars Announces Ultimate Aero EV Super Car, Claims 10 Minute Charge & 150 Mile Range

Producing a practical all electric car seems to be beyond human technological means, at least in this day and age.  Shelby Super Cars echoed this sentiment by announcing plans for an all electric version of their Ultimate Aero ...
 
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1-23-09aptera
1-23-09aptera

Aptera Rolls Out Electric Pre-production Car

Aptera announced the rollout of their flagship electric pre-production car, the 2e. The three-wheeled vehicle, to be released in October of 2009, features a whopping 200mpg, 100 miles per charge, and will retail between 25 and ...

 
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massive-subwoofer-at-ces

CES: This Has To Be The World’s Largest Subwoofer In A Car

Ah, ya, there are like no words to describe how ridiculously stupid this car's audio system is.  Just hit the video, crank your speakers and you'll see what kind of mayhem occurs.  And yes, this is still CES stuff. [GR]EW_q0Kd9...
 
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tesla-s
tesla-s

Tesla Reveals Additional Details About $60k All Electric S Sedan

Tesla's CEO clued us into some more info regarding the previously leaked S Saloon. Although no pictures or concepts were presented, Musk did confirm that the price tag of the Saloon would be about $60k.  For this price you'll g...

 
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flying-car
flying-car

Parajet Skycar: A Real Flying Car

I've really got no words to describe this. My brain keeps sending signals of skepticism (i.e. it's not real), but from everything I'm seeing it appears to be legit.  British adventurer and pilot Neil Laughton plans to fly and d...
 
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new-toyota-prius
new-toyota-prius

Toyota Announces A New Prius With Solar Panels

Toyota announced the latest iteration of the Prius hybrid vehicle today.  They've increased fuel efficiency from 46MPG to 50MPG thanks to larger and more powerful 1.8-liter Atkinson-cycle, four-cylinder engine that requires no ...