Autos
 
 
 
Autos
 
opem-ampera
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
 
tramontanar-1
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
 
samsung-tomnia-bmw-wireless-charging
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 ...
 
Autos
 
tesla-s-again
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...

 
Autos
 
the-automoto
the-automoto
the-automoto

The Auto Moto Zooms To The US, 3 Wheels With A 2 Wheel Motorcyle Like Experience

In less than 24 hours I'm off to shoot a video review of The Auto Moto.  It's a 3 wheeled scooter that uses a 4 stroke carbon copied GY6 Honda engine.  What makes the Auto Moto truly unique is its 3 wheel build: 2 in the back a...
 
Autos
 
sierra-nevada-ethanol-machine
sierra-nevada-ethanol-machine
sierra-nevada-ethanol-machine

Sierra Nevada Beer To Power Cars

If anyone told me a few years ago that a beer company had plans of saving the Earth one frosty brew at a time I would've looked at them and laughed.  Sierra Nevada is the one laughing now.  The beer brewing company just bought ...

 
Cars
 
aptera-vehicles1
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...
 
Autos
 
hydrogen-motorcycle
hydrogen-motorcycle
hydrogen-motorcycle

Two College Students Build Homemade Hydrogen Motorcycle (video)

These two college dudes built a hydrogen powered motorcycle from aftermarket parts and retrofitted them to a used Buell Cyclone bike.  The tech mumbo jumbo is too much for me to reiterate so hit their site for the complete brea...

 
Autos
 
virtual-wall
virtual-wall
virtual-wall

Wall You Look At That, Laser Beams To Replace Cross Walk Signals And Traffic Lights

Suddenly the traffic light looks so archaic.  Yes, the Virtual Wall is a concept, but regardless it could save lives, especially in cites like NYC, where cabs and other motorist race towards the lights to hit unassuming pedestr...
 
Cars
 
ultimate-aero-ev-supercar
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 ...