Called the Ark, many are saying this vehicle is the ideal end of days transportation.January 10, 2020Sherp& 39;s latest all-terrain and off-road vehicle can sit 22 people comfortably, making it unique in the market. Called the Ark, this beast of a vehicle can go pretty much anywhere.RELATED: THE SHAMAN: AN 8WD ALL-TERRAIN BEHEMOTH20 years in the making& 34;It took us 20 years to develop a reliable amphibian all-terrain vehicle that can move on any surface and overcome the most difficult natural obstacles.
August 06, 2014The Oregon Manifest want to get more people using bikes and so they hold a competition each year and challenge designers in five cities around the country to design a bike that would encourage people to ditch their cars and turn to pedal power. The entry for Portland has been designed and printed in 3D titanium and comes with haptic handlebars that can provide directions.
September 22, 2014Everyone has their personal method of commuting and the Movpak is bring another possibility to the table. The Movpak is a backpack that features a foldout electric skateboard, designed for & 39;last-mile transportation& 39;. You can pack the skateboard in an instant with no zips or fiddly straps.
September 08, 2014Anyone who needs to take a journey over rugged rough back roads would be happy enough with a pickup truck. However, if you want to venture into the toughest of terrains and out into the wilderness, such as Alaska, you might want to be behind the wheel of the Nissan Project Titan. Image Source: Nissan The vision of Nissan for Project Titan was to make the ultimate Titan which would be driven by two veterans of the Wounded Warrior Project on an adventure into the Alaskan wilderness.
September 06, 2014A company by the name of Virtue Cycle Solutions from San Diego have created an electric pedal car/cargo trike called the Pedalist and they aim to bring it into production soon. They recently showed off their prototype recently at the Interbike 2014. Image Source: Virtue Cycle The Pedalist Velamobile has a slim and tall profile and the people behind it have said that it is the height of it that helps it stand out so that other drivers are able to see it; it also gives the passenger a great view of the road.
October 06, 2014Swedish based Raddin are trying to revolutionise extreme water sports with their electric powered wakeboard. The device lets you surf the waves as if you were on a hoverboard and it& 39;s probably the closest you& 39;re going to get to one for a while. Image Source: Raddin Founder and Swedish wakeboarder Philip Werner devised the electric-powered board in 2012 while studying at Lund University and it& 39;s currently at working prototype stage.
October 13, 2014The J Pods system was first mentioned in 2012 and now the solar powered system is going to be built and tested. Individual carriages will be suspended on a rail system in New Jersey and create an alternative network which is hoped to relieve pressure on the existing systems. The J Pods will suspend over existing infrastructure.
October 06, 2014Anyone who has been put off by the prices associated with flying in luxury business class will be happy to hear about a new boutique airline, La Compagnie. They are offering luxury all the way for budget prices. Image Source: La Compagnie La Compagnie are offering menus that have been designed by Michelin starred chefs, full seat massage chairs with lie-flat seats, luxury cosmetics in amenity kits and more for just £945 return from Charles de Gaulle to Newark airport.
October 03, 2014Ford has revealed what they are calling a pre-collision assist technology, a system that will use data from radar along with cameras to detect pedestrians and then put the brakes on automatically in an attempt to avoid the incident or at least reduce its severity. Image Source: Ford There will be radar technology and a camera mounted on the windshield close to the bumper, which will scan the road ahead and give warnings to the driver if there is risk of a collision and the driver doesn’t respond fast enough.
October 17, 2014The Chopi Chopi from CRN shipyard is a luxury megayacht that was recently shown off at the 2014 Monaco Yacht Show and it has stunning proportions that are more in common with those of a mansion than a typical superyacht. Image Source: CRN The megayacht is 80 meters in length and it is among the biggest megayachts of its type designed by Laura Sessa, Paola Zuccon and Giovanni.
November 03, 2014U-Boat Worx, a Dutch company, has revealed the HP Sport Sub 2 saying that if Ferrari made a submarine, this is how they would make it. The underwater & 34;Ferrari& 34;, designed in red, can take two people down to a depth of 10m and stay there for as long as 6 hours. Image Source: U-Boat Worx The HP Sport Sub 2 is perfect for the tender garage of superyachts over 30m and it can be towed behind the Bentley.
November 17, 2014If you have a tandem and add a tow bar on the back all you need is the Wide Path Camper and you can pedal off into the sunset and enjoy a cheap holiday for two. That’s because the Wide Path Camper is a caravan built for two that is small enough to be towed behind a pedal bike. Of course you would have to be fit and healthy but you could essentially tour around and stop at any camp site along the way.
December 04, 2014If you want to hold the party to beat all parties there would be no better place than holding it aboard the Nedship Xhibitionist Event Super Yacht. The yacht has been designed specifically for hosting parties for up to as many as 600 guests. Image Source: Gray Design/Nedshipgroup The design of the Xhibitionist super yacht can be likened to that of a supercar and this is thanks to Eduard Gray, motorbike and high-end yacht designer.
November 06, 2014StreetScooter, a German company known for electric vehicles, have recently designed a prototype of the C16 electric car and made most of the components for the cars exterior using a 3D printer. They used the Stratasys Objet1000 3D Production System to make the front and back panels, along with the door panels, bumpers, wheel arches, side skirts, lamp masks and some of the interior components.
January 06, 2015Powered by three jet engines and hitting speeds approaching 400mph, this is one lorry you won& 39;t get stuck behind. Meet Shockwave (no, not the one from Transformers), the world& 39;s fastest jet powered truck. Image Source: Barcroft TV Weighing in at four-tonnes, this Peterbilt Semi generates a staggering 36,000 horsepower and can cover a quarter mile in just 6.
January 10, 2015The Spira4U prototype first came out six years ago and it arrived as a low cost vehicle to help lessen the amount of deaths on the road each year and it went on to become one of the finalists running for the Automotive XPrize. Now the car has gone into production and the company behind it want to license the design of it around the world.
January 18, 2015There is nothing quite like taking to the open roads on a powerful motorbike. On the downside people who ride motorbikes don’t have the protection of the shell of a car or the airbags that protect in the event of an accident. Well that was before Tech-Air came up with the Street Airbags for motorcyclists, offering airbag protection for motorbike riders.
February 02, 2015Feadship are well known for designing some of the very best superyachts in the world and they have just launched what they claim to be the first hybrid superyacht in the world. The Savannah was the centrepiece of an extravagant launch ceremony which had a James Bond theme to it. The superyacht has a power plant that is unique and it is also the first vessel to be painted in metallic paint entirely, apart from the mast domes.
January 26, 2014In today& 39;s world there is so much fuzz about electrical transportation, especially about electrical two-wheelers. Here is what can happen, when two friends meet on a Fool& 39;s-day for a chat to choose an electrical bike. Image Source: Chop-e Dubbed the & 34;Chop-E& 34; for it& 39;s similarity to a Chopper, where the E stands for electric (the creators thought that it was so boring that all e-products have the E in front of & 34;anything& 34; so they did it opposite).
February 17, 2015Winter can become a nightmare for people with disabilities who are wheelchair bound, especially in regions where they get a lot of snowfall. Often they cannot get out and about in their wheelchairs and so they find themselves confined to their homes. Along with this, many disabled people would like to get out and about on terrain such as sand, mud and ice, but conventional wheelchairs just can& 39;t cope with such terrain.
The Backyak packs in more outdoor vehicles than you can believe. It is a modular kayak, snow-sled and sailboat that is packed neatly into two backpacks.February 01, 2015The Backyak from Klepper was revealed at the Boot Dusseldorf show recently and it is very interesting and versatile. It offers a kayak, sailboat, sled and a sundeck that floats, all in one backpack that you can carry around.