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Autos
 
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onstar-ignition-block
onstar-ignition-block

GM Adds Remote Kill Switch To OnStar Vehicles

Some will take comfort in knowing that GM's OnStar system can slow a vehicle's speed in the event of a chase, but others, like me take fear in knowing that Big Brother or perhaps even a 2k bug could render my vehicle powerless ...
 
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skycar1

Parajet SkyCar Flying Car Up For Pre-order (video)

If you're planning a trip across the Bering Strait a few summers from now, then you might wanna take a look at the ParaJet Skycar.   It's the world's first bio-fueled flying car, and if you recall it has already traveled from L...
 
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light-hand-gestures2

Light Hand Gestures: For Times When Yelling Isn’t Effective

Stick one of these in the back of your car and you'll be loved or hated, but either way you'll get your point across.  The Light Hand Gestures uses electroluminescent technology to display 7 different...shall we say 'moods', th...

 
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Safety 1st Complete Air: A Revolutionary Baby Seat That Saves Lives With Mini Air Bags (video)

It's probably fair to say that in the last 25 years a ton of tech has gone into vehicles to mitigate the risk of passengers.  But what about child safety seats?  The Safety 1st Complete Air car seat is a revolutionary car seat ...
 
Autos
 
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xr3-3

The XR3 3-Wheeled Hybrid Vehicle Is All Future

Take a dash of Delorean, a little bit of the AutoMoto and some Bat Mobile and what do you get?  The XR3 3-wheeled hybrid vehicle.  Currently sold as a kit car, the diesel/electric engined vehicle is heading to production.  The ...
 
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ifob-nike-ipod
ifob-nike-ipod

iFOB: A Nike+iPod Hacked Into A Keyless Entry

I have yet to get around to it, but one day I'll remove my normal door lock in favor of a fingerprint reader or some sort of keyless entry.  Until that time I'll just suffer the burden of carrying around a set of keys.  Nate on...

 
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aptera
aptera

Jay Leno Test Drives The Aptera 2e All Electric Car (video)

Jay Leno loves all things cars and his garage is a solid testament.  He was recently lucky enough to get his hands on the Aptera 2e all electric vehicle and go for a test drive here in LA.  For the most part he sounds sold on t...
 
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Scosche PassPort iPhone 3G Charging Adapter Overview (video)

For those of you out there who don't know about the Scosche PassPort, it is a charging adapter for your iPhone 3G that connects you to older charging devices as well as FireWire compatibility.  Sort of a punishment for having o...
 
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ScoscheRecoil1

Scosche reCoil iPod/iPhone Car Charger Review

Nowadays everybody is jumping on the iPod car charger scene but it's not too often you see one of these.  Tailored to de-clutter your dash area while giving your iPod/iPhone all the power it needs comes the 3 foot retractable S...

 
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Dartz Kombat T98: A Rocket Proppelled Grenade Proof Luxury SUV

What does $200,000 get you?  An RPG, AK-47 proof SUV, but of course, what else?  Under the hood of this Russian-made Dartz Kombat T98 luxury SUV is an 8.1 liter Vortec V8 that can supposedly get the vehicle going about 110 mph....
 
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Hybrid Parking
Hybrid Parking

Hybrid Parking Spaces High 5 Your Grandma

The elderly and people with disabilities have always had good parking.  Now preferential parking is offered to those of you trying to save the world.  Ikea was one of the first companies to start having "Hybrid Only" spaces in ...
 
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mclaren-p11
mclaren-p11

McLaren P11 Is Beauty And Brawn For Just Over $200k

It's not too often that I post about cars based purely on aesthetics, but the McLaren P11 is the exception.  Under the hood of this magnificent looking beast is a  Mercedes AMG-sourced 6.2-litre V8 engine that accomplishes 0-60...