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Lotus C-01- Unleash Their First Motorbike - The Tron-Like C-01
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Lotus C-01- Unleash Their First Motorbike - The Tron-Like C-01

March 01, 2014British sports and racing car manufacturer, Lotus has taken a step into the motorcycle sector with the stunning Lotus C-01. Just by looking at it, thoughts of the 2010 Tron movie may come to mind, and you won& 39;t be at fault. The lead designer of the project is none other than Daniel Simon, the man behind the design of the Light Cycle used in the Disney movie.

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Solar Impulse stranded in Hawaii for time being

July 13, 2015The Solar Impulse has been flying around the globe using just the sun for power and one pilot. It started off in March in Abu Dhabi but for the time being it is stranded in Hawaii and will remain there until August. Andre Borschberg, the co-founder of the Impulse piloted the solar powered aircraft from Nagoya, Japan to Oahu in Hawaii with very little sleep and it seems that the batteries of the craft haven’t managed so well without being given rest.
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Small luxury Wohnwagon trailer home looks after itself

July 13, 2015When you think about trailer homes you don’t usually think of them offering luxury accommodation. However a company in Austria has been making trailer homes that have luxury interiors and which are compact along with being self-sufficient. The Wohnwagen trailers typically offer around 25 square meters of space and come with their own waste and water systems along with their own electricity.
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Three records blasted out of the sky by Solar Impulse 2

July 03, 2015Solar Impulse 2 is making its way around the world and the craft has already broken three records and it hasn’t even completed the longest leg of the flight. The next time it touches down on the ground is when it reaches Hawaii but it has already taken the record for travelling the longest distance along with the longest duration and as the icing on the cake it has taken the longest solo flight record too.
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Airless tires are coming closer to reality

July 18, 2015Airless tires have taken a huge step towards coming closer to production thanks to the Hankook iFlex tire having gone through many high speed tests. This is the companies fifth attempt at bringing tires without air to the market and with it comes numerous benefits to the environment in comparison to using the conventional tires.
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Bolt M-1 is part moped, electric motorcycle and bicycle

August 03, 2015The Bolt M-1 is a 2 wheeled form of transport that is said to be part bicycle, electric motorcycle and moped. The electric bike has 5,500 watts and this allows it to travel up to 40mph, while at the same time being taken back to 1,000 watts so that it can be ridden in the form of an electric bike.
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10 very popular electric vehicles (EVs) and hybrids

EVs are really starting to take off across the world, particularly with innovation in components and batteries and as the costs come down. Which EVs are the most popular across the world? Well, it depends where you go of course. Choices may differ widely from region to region, but usually there are some interesting common factors in consumer’s decision making, such as range, cost, space etc.
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Multi-point Turn Technology

December 01, 2015Jaguar Land Rover has recently released publicly details about Multi-point Turn Technology prototype being explored by their research team in the UK.The UK research team is currently working on the development of autonomous driving. The video below is a demonstration of remote control multi-point turn Range Rover technology.
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Ford has started testing self-driving cars in harsh winter conditions

January 12, 2016At this point, the idea of our cars driving themselves is relatively comfortable to think about given all the information we have had about them so far. But it is not just Ford, we already know that Google is working tirelessly to make a self-driving car available to the public. Also, just two months ago, Volvo added a feature to their own self-driving cars that supposedly made them much more safer than they would have been.
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Goodyear's a new tire design can charge your car as you drive

January 10, 2016One of the most common worries faced by owners of electric cars is their range. They fear what would happen when their battery suddenly runs out of charge. For cars that use petrol and other similar products, it is practically a very simple problem to solve. Go to the nearest gas station, which is usually not that far out.
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Is it a boat or a plane? A look at Flyship's new design

January 29, 2016It is considered to be the future of transportation mainly because of its high utility. The FlyShip is a machine that can be used to travel on the surface of water, just like a boat. It can also be used to travel in air, just like an aircraft. It can also be used to travel on very low altitudes, almost near the surface land and water, like a hovercraft.
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Tesla's Cybertruck Caught on Camera on the Streets of LA for the First Time Ever

The truck looked even more futuristic next to regular cars.November 29, 2019There& 39;s been a fair bit of hype on the internet this past week as Tesla shared its new Cybertruck with the world. The comments about the prototype have varied, from adoration to insults.Perhaps sparking more debate, the Cybertruck was recently caught on camera rolling on the streets in Hawthorne, Los Angeles, near Tesla& 39;s Design Studio.
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Battista EV Hypercar Owners Will Be Able to Test Run Formula E Race Cars

Automobili Pininfarina have organized the event solely for the future owners of their soon-to-be launched Battista EV Hypercar.November 19, 2019If you& 39;ve pre-ordered one of Automobili Pininfarina& 39;s sleek Battista EV Hypercar& 39;s, now& 39;s your lucky moment.Aside from having a spectacular luxury car that is deemed to be the most powerful road-legal car ever to be designed and made in Italy, future owners of the Battista will now have the opportunity to test drive a Formula E race car at the renowned Spanish Circuit de Calafat.
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There Is Now a Video of Tesla's Cybertruck in Golden Eye 007

In the clip, Elon Musk offers James Bond the car for a ride around St. Petersburg.November 30, 2019When Tesla announced its sixth electric vehicle, an oddly-shaped-all-electric pickup truck, it got the whole world watching. In the days after its unveiling, the internet went crazy about The Cybertruck, featuring everything from colorful memes to playful comparisons to SpongeBob SquarePants characters.
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EV Start-Up That Puts the Engine in the Wheels Raising Money at a $580 Million Valuation

The Israeli firm& 39;s design sees a vehicle’s motor, steering, suspension, drivetrain, sensing, braking, and electronics all put into its wheels.December 14, 2019There& 39;s a new electric vehicle (EV) start-up in town and it is reinventing the wheel. Israel& 39;s REE has come up with a novel design that has somehow managed to squeeze a vehicle’s motor, steering, suspension, drivetrain, sensing, braking, and electronics all into its wheels.
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Guy Found His Great-Grandfather's 105-Year-Old Car Purchase Receipts

When most people hadn& 39;t even seen a car in their lives, Dr. Tooker bought two cars in 1910s.By Nursah ErgüDecember 26, 2019You know the prices of cars in today& 39;s world, for some people it& 39;s difficult to afford one car and for some, it& 39;s difficult to afford more than one. And for some people changing cars is like a hobby.
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Volkswagen's Cute Robot Will Find Your Car to Charge It

The whole process occurs without any human interaction.December 28, 2019German carmaker Volkswagen has unveiled an adorable new robot that finds your vehicle in order to charge it without any human input whatsoever. & 34;From opening the charging socket flap to connecting the plug to decoupling – the entire charging process occurs without any human interaction,& 34; stated the firm& 39;s press release.
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