Posts Tagged ‘Transportation’
 
 
 
News Stories
 
hovertrax
hovertrax
hovertrax

Glide Around With The Hovertrax

Glide around your neighborhood with the unique  Hovertrax, which is currently a Kickstarter campaign, trying to raise funds to get this personal transportation device on the market. It's an auto-balancing electric transporter w...
 
Autos
 
Zappos CEO Buys 100 Tesla Model S Cars For Transportation Initiative
Zappos CEO Buys 100 Tesla Model S Cars For Transportation Initiative
Zappos CEO Buys 100 Tesla Model S Cars For Transportation Initiative

Zappos CEO Buys 100 Tesla Model S Cars For Transportation Initiative

Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh has purchased 100 Tesla Model S cars for his Downtown Project in Las Vegas, which is said to be a "complete transportation system" for getting around without having to own a vehicle. So far, it's the bigge...

 
Autos
 
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scion-iq-630
scion-iq-630

Toyota’s Electric Scion iQ: Finally Gets Official 2012 Scheduled Launch

Toyota shocked auto blogs and jolted the net after confirming that the electric Scion iQ will officially launch in the U.S. come 2012. This all came from a very recent dealer meeting in Sin City, where the Japanese automaker al...
 
Bikes
 
YikeBike
YikeBike
YikeBike

YikeBike: The “Urban Freedom” Electric Bike

Created as a solution to the congested ways of urban living, the YikeBike provides an aesthetically pleasing and fun mode of transportation for urban city dwellers. Similar in purpose as a Segway, but designed in a totally diff...

 
Autos
 
Superbus
Superbus
Superbus

Superbus: A 155mph Extra Long Limo

The Superbus might be best branded a misfit given its unorthodox nature.  This massively long car, or bus, travels at a speed of  up to 155mph and is designed for cities that don't want to invest in a permanent railway system. ...
 
Toys
 
Solowheel 2
Solowheel 2
Solowheel 2

Solowheel Takes On The Segway, Costs $3,500 Less (video)

The Segway never really caught on, so will a single wheeled device that travels up to 12 mph for 12 miles ever take off?  Sorry, but it's a question we can't help but ponder.  But that doesn't mean the Solowheel isn't worth a l...

 
Bikes
 
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agility-saietta-motorcycle
agility-saietta-motorcycle

Agility Global Saietta All Electric Motorcycles Have Us Drooling And Scratching…Our Heads

Although the electric motorcycle space hasn't heated up as rapidly the electric car space, it hasn't stopped another entrant from making in roads into the still rather nascent market. Nipping at the heals of Brammo and those al...
 
Concepts
 
Kolelinio-Transit System
Kolelinio-Transit System
Kolelinio-Transit System

Kolelinia Backpack Transit System Works On Floating Wires, Saves The Earth, Kills The Car (video)

Cars have long been an antiquated mode of transportation thanks to their fossil fuel burning engines.  Now are streets our clogged with them and our skies are saturated with pollutants. Enter the Kolelinio fly by wire system.  ...

 
Solar Power
 
Solar Impulse Plane
Solar Impulse Plane
Solar Impulse Plane

All Solar Plane Makes Its Maiden Voyage

Yesterday we had an interesting solar powered lantern, but now we're upping the scale with a solar powered plane! The Solar Impulse had its first flight today in Switzerland, getting 5,500 feet of altitude and doing test maneuv...
 
Fitness
 
Biknd Helium Bag
Biknd Helium Bag
Biknd Helium Bag

Biknd Helium Bike Transportation Bag

Transporting a bike can often be a precarious scenario. If you don't mind partially dismantling your bike for travel purposes and have an extra $600 lying around then you might want to check out the Biknd Helium Bike Transporta...

 
Autos
 
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toyota-winglet
toyota-winglet

Toyota Marries Vacuum Cleaner and Segway & Gets Winglet

First things first: the Winglet only goes 3.7 MPH. Talk about not being efficient.  What's my point?  If Toyota's Wnglet device could travel faster than a human than it would make sense to burn the energy necessary to charge it...