Autos
 
 
 
Autos
 
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iTrip1
iTrip1

Gadget Review: Griffin iTrip Auto Universal Plus

When the Griffin iTrip Auto Universal Plus arrived at my doorstep it dawned on me.  People are still using FM transmission!  Aww man, I'm lucky I never had to deal with any of that as I went from a Mini-Disc car set up (laugh a...
 
Autos
 
f-cell-car-benz-1
f-cell-car-benz-1
f-cell-car-benz-1

F-Cell Roadster: A Wagon Wheel Fuel Cell Concept Car Mashup

How many automotive design students does it take to build a wagon wheeled fuel cell powered car?  150.  I don't really get it, but since it juxtaposes 19th century technology against a Formula F1 racing body it's worth mentioni...

 
Autos
 
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bluetooth-steering-wheel-mp3
bluetooth-steering-wheel-mp3

Unsafe MP3/BlueTooth/CallerID/FM Tranny Steering Wheel Mount Thing

While this product might have had cool design beginnings, they clearly fell to the wayside upon completion.  Look at all the inputs begging you to dangle cords all over the place and clusterf**k the s**t out of your driving spa...
 
Autos
 
terrfugia-transition-car-5
terrfugia-transition-car-5
terrfugia-transition-car-5

Terrafugia Transition Flying Car Takes First Flight (video)

They're about a year behind schedule, but the Terrafugia Transition Flying Car finally took its first flight earlier this month.  In case you forgot (I did) The Transition Flying Car  is  front wheel drive vehicle that can tran...

 
Autos
 
edgar-open-source-light-car-concept-vehicle-1
edgar-open-source-light-car-concept-vehicle-1
edgar-open-source-light-car-concept-vehicle-1

EDAG Open Source Light Car Shows Speeds, Danger Zones & Other Top Gun Related Info On A Giant Rear OLED Screen

Car tech has a tendency to move painfully slowly.  However, the Open Source Light Car concept vehicle from EDAG puts a whole new spin on the industry.  First off, it's green friendly utilizing electric engines embedded in the w...
 
Autos
 
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pininfarina-b0-1
pininfarina-b0-1

Pininfarina and Bolloré Unveil All Electric Car With Supercapacitors

The B0, pronounced B Zero, is an electric vehicle that uses Lithium-Polymer Batteries and Supercapacitors.  Lining the roof of the vehicle are solar panels which should assist in charging.  Top speed is capped at about 80mph an...

 
Autos
 
automoto-3-wheel-scooter-review
automoto-3-wheel-scooter-review
automoto-3-wheel-scooter-review

Gadget Review: The Automoto 3 Wheeled Scooter (exclusive & video)

If you recall, about 2 weeks ago I wrote up a quick post detailing the Automoto, a 3 wheeled scooter. At the time I thought nothing of it until the fine folks importing the vehicle to the US contacted me requesting a review. An...
 
Autos
 
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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...

 
Autos
 
toyoto-precrash-safety-system
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...
 
Autos
 
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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...

 
Autos
 
ichange-vehicle-1
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...
 
Autos
 
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samsung-tomnia-bmw-wireless-charging
samsung-tomnia-bmw-wireless-charging

Wireless Charging Shows Up In A BMW

Samsung and BMW broke new ground this week by integrating a wireless cell phone charger into a 7-series BMW.  Unfortunately, and yes don't get too excited, it's currently only compatible with the Samsung T*Omnia.  Is it me, or ...