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Autos
 
bmw-key
bmw-key
bmw-key

Contactless Payment Shows Up In A BMW Key

Apparently, BMW dreams of a world where cold hard cash is no longer, and their keys are the currency of choice.  Afterall, BMWs have long been the choice of those trying to obtain social currency.  What the hell am I talking ab...
 
Cars
 
mini-e
mini-e
mini-e

BMW Set To Introduce Electric Mini: E Mini

The days of electric vehicles are finally upon us.  Come next year BMW plans to put 500 electric Minis on US roads.  The limited production number is a bit annoying, but in such a nascent market it's probably financially warran...

 
Cars
 
electric-porsche-from-ruf-6
electric-porsche-from-ruf-6
electric-porsche-from-ruf-6

Electric Porsche From RUF Revealed

Remember that rumored electric Porsche from RUF I wrote about a few weeks ago?  Well, it's here and RUF has released some detail goodiness.  Unfortunately, there's no mention of price since it's still very much a concept vehicl...
 
Autos
 
vkm50-hybrid-scooter
vkm50-hybrid-scooter
vkm50-hybrid-scooter

ELV Motors Shows Off 180MPG Hybrid Scooter: VKM 50

It goes without saying: times are tough for Americans right now.  We're all boot strapped and even though the price per barrel of oil is going down gasoline isn't.  The VKM 50, ELV's latest hybrid scooter manages a surreal 180M...

 
Cars
 
ruf-electric-porsche
ruf-electric-porsche
ruf-electric-porsche

Ruf Set To Introduce Electric Porsche

Ruf, widely known for their Porsche aftermarket parts, will show off an all electric vehicle next month based off the 911.  At the heart of the vehicle will be an electric motor powered by a lithium-ion battery able to produce ...
 
Cars
 
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2025-mmr25-mitsubishi-racer2
2025-mmr25-mitsubishi-racer2

Mitsubishi Reveals Rally Vehicle Of 2025: MMR25

Sporting 8 omni-directional wheels (detailed in a video after the jump), the MMR25 is THE badass off road racer of the future. Incorporated in each wheel is an electric motor (this is the future of electric vehicles), providing...

 
Autos
 
travolution
travolution
travolution

Audi Travolution Project Predicts Red Traffic Lights

By: Albert S The Travolution system, co-developed by Audi and traffic management experts, informs the driver of the time remaining until a red light turns green. It then calculates and displays the speed the car must maintain i...
 
Autos
 
chevy volt gps
chevy volt gps
chevy volt gps

Chevy Volt Uses GPS To Adjust Engine Use

The new Chevy Volt communicates with the GPS to determine gas use. Say you're 30 miles from home and your Volt battery doesn't have enough charge to get you there. The integrated GPS relays this information to the system and tu...

 
Cars
 
autoventolater-1
autoventolater-1
autoventolater-1

Flying Car, The Autovolantor, Gets Semi Legit

Prototype people, prototype. Crafted from dreams and grid lock frustration, the Autovolantor's design is based off a Ferrari 599 GTB, just add on wings. The idea is that if you're stuck in traffic you just flip a switch and tak...
 
Cars
 
2010-honda-insight
2010-honda-insight
2010-honda-insight

Honda’s Newest Hybrid Looks Awfully Prius

Honda unleashed some pics of their newest hybrid today, the Honday Insight.  Does anyone else think this thing looks like a carbon copy of the Toyota Prius?  Expect the usual hybrid setup with a gas engine as the main power sou...

 
Autos
 
star wars landspeeder
star wars landspeeder
star wars landspeeder

Star Wars Landspeeder a Reality

By: Albert S Daniel Deutsch, creator of the R2D2 projector and possible Jedi-master, undoubtedly used the Force to create this 1:1 scale of the Star Wars landspeeder. For you non-Star Wars fans out there this was the ultimate b...
 
Cars
 
batmobile-1989
batmobile-1989
batmobile-1989

1989 Batmobile Up For Sale

Hard to believe that the first Batman movie was back in 1989 (I'm not including any 60's TV spin off stuff).  Somebody now has it up (1 of 5 that is) for sale on Ebay for a cool $110,000.  Expect to sign some sort of contract w...