Posts Tagged ‘Cars’
 
 
 
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Soda Powered RC Card
Soda Powered RC Card

Soda Powered RC Car Looks Sweet (video)

Toys powered by water are nothing new, but cola or juice, that's something worth doing a double take over. Takara Tomy is set to introduce a Japanese toy RC car powered by an ‘ene Bio Engine’, which uses juice, soda or any suga...
 
Cars
 

iPhone Controlled Olds Mobile With Everyday Parts (video)

[GR]_x5IziyOcAg[/GR] Controlling a car via the iPhone is pretty old news at this point, but the boys (and girls) at Waterloo Labs have modded an old ass, broke ass Oldsmobile using every day parts to control the vehicle using t...

 
Cars
 
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Scion DJxBs by Five Axis At SEMA Are Gadget Freaked

Chiggity check these decked out Scion DJxBs by Five Axis on display at this year's SEMA auto show in Vegas.  They've got TVs in the doors, a grill in the back with a sink, amps up the yin yang, slotted turn tables in the roof w...
 
Cars
 

iPhone Controlled Minivan (video)

[GR]oHDwKT564Kk[/GR] It's as if we need further proof that the iPhone can do just about anything. Using the same platform used in the 2007 Darpa Urban Challenge (an autonomous vehicle system) the Spirit of Berlin team built an ...

 
Autos
 
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Smart Speed Bump
Smart Speed Bump

Smart Speed Bump Flattens To Reward Law Abiding Drivers (video)

Speed bumps are great and all, especially if they prevent unwanted deaths in your local neighborhood, but for those law abiding citizens they can be a menace on your car's suspension, especially if you've got ground effects.  T...
 
Autos
 
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Buckeye Bullet 2: The World’s Fastest Hydrogen Powered Vehicle

What at first glance appears to be a defunct fighter jet of some sort is in fact the fastest fuel cell vehicle on the planet.  The Buckeye Bullet 2 (it's older brother is electric and slightly faster) achieved a top speed of 30...

 
Autos
 
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thule-snow-chain

K-Summit: Thule’s Innovative Snow Chain System

Thule, who is no stranger to external car accessory parts, has come up with a new and innovative snow tire chain that is both practical and easy to attach.  Crafted of metal studs and a plastic body, the K-summit attaches to on...
 
Autos
 
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Why Didn’t I Think Of That: Steering Wheel Laptop Desk

There are a ton of crap gadgets out there, but every once and a while there is a glimmer of hope in the realm of gimmicky ones.  The AutoExec WM-01 Wheelmate Steering Wheel Desk Tray should attach to any steering wheel and prov...

 
Autos
 
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toyota-breathylzer

Toyota To Add Built-in Breathalyzers To Their Vehicles

Toyota, it seems, really doesn't like the thought of you getting plastered and then going out driving their cars.  Thus, they've decided to figure out a way to wire a breathalyzer to your ignition column and make the car imposs...
 
Autos
 
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selfic_cube_7100

Selfic Cube 7100: A Blackbox For Your Car (video)

If you've ever tried to battle a speeding ticket, or just about any driving offense then you know how challenging it can be.  As soon as you step into the courtroom the judge, which is part of the law, is on the police officer'...

 
Autos
 
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cheetahgpsmirror
cheetahgpsmirror

Cheetah Wide Angle Camera Detecting GPS Mirror Attachment

Looking positively swanky, this radar sniffing aftermarket mirror attachment by Cheetah will actually minimize your blind spots as well as alert you to the long arm of the law.  Priced at $300 you won't even be able to tell it'...
 
Autos
 
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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...