#Driving

“It saddens me to say it, but we are approaching the end of the automotive era.”

Former vice chairman of General Motors predicts the end of human-driven vehicles

Sat, November 11th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Video of a Car as it Drives Through Manhattan More than 70 Years Ago

1947-era dashcam

Fri, November 3rd, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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“They don’t drive like people. They drive like robots.”

Why self-driving cars get into accidents

Tue, October 17th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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“A flexible fuel cell electric platform with autonomous capabilities.”

The Silent Utility Rover Universal Superstructure

Mon, October 9th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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“Instead of consuming fossil fuels, it would then feed surplus electricity into the grid.”

Electric truck produces more energy going downhill than it needs to go back up

Sat, September 16th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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All-Electric Truck

Cummins unveils electric rig ahead of Tesla

Wed, August 30th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Amateur-Built Electric Car Going After Record Set by Tesla

It looks like a battery with wheels

Wed, August 23rd, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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“Eliminating the time needed to stop and re-charge a conventional electric car’s battery.”

When all cars are electric, gas stations will simply switch to selling you electrolyte

Wed, August 16th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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“The shift from fuel and pistons to batteries and electric motors is unlikely to take that long.”

The death throws of the combustion engine are starting already

Fri, August 11th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Defacing Street Signs Can Send Self-Driving Cars Crashing

All it takes is some stickers

Mon, August 7th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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The World's First All-Electric, All-Wheel Drive Sport Utility Truck

Bollinger Motor's B1

Mon, July 31st, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"Today’s announcement shows how quickly the market is shifting."

Volvo begins to phase out the combustion engine

Wed, July 5th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"Low-cost solar and human-powered vehicle."

Battery-assisted electric bicycles for Africa

Thu, May 18th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Changing the Oil of Your Car is so Easy, Even a Kid Can Do It

Little How To Girl

Sun, May 14th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"By controlling the pace of the autonomous car in the study, they were able to smooth out the traffic flow for all the cars"

Using self-driving vehicles to regulate traffic flow

Thu, May 11th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"John Deere is the largest operator of autonomous vehicles."

John Deere, not Google, has been leading the self-driving vehicle revolution

Mon, April 17th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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How Fast Can a Bumper Car Go?

Fast enough to break world records, apparently

Fri, March 31st, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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“Nissan’s R&D chief believes the truly driverless car [...] is an unreachable short-term goal.”

Call centres operated by humans to assist stuck self-driving cars

Sun, January 8th, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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“A driverless car might seem a sinister invention to some people – but it isn’t going to rape you.”

How the self-driving car will change society

Tue, January 3rd, 2017 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"It’s the second-most expensive thing you buy after your home."

The decline in car ownership

Wed, December 28th, 2016 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"In a few years, a long-range, affordable electric car will no longer be a novelty."

GM has beaten Tesla thanks to economies of scale

Tue, December 20th, 2016 09:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"Making curved cars wasn't an entirely novel idea — it had just largely gone out of fashion."

And Ford got the trend going for curved cars again

Sat, December 17th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"Smart artificial-intelligence-fueled traffic signals that adapt to changing traffic conditions on the fly."

AI controlled streetlights reduce travel time by 25%, idling time by 40%, and emissions by 21%

Sat, October 22nd, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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NVIDIA Powered Car Learns to Operate a Vehicle by Observing How Humans Drive

NVIDIA Drive

Sat, October 1st, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"We think that it’s a service to the community to know if you’re a crazy driver or not."

Dashcam app records driving behaviour of cars around you

Tue, June 21st, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Traffic Jam Simulator

What causes traffic jams

Sat, June 18th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Cell-Phone Breathalyzer

Road-side technology can determine if phone being used while driving

Sat, April 16th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"Try to imagine any of this in an American car ad at any point in history"

A brief history of the Tatra 603

Sun, March 6th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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DeLorean Announces Limited Production of DeLorean Replicas

Same styling but with modern car engine and parts

Mon, February 1st, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Tesla's Now Go Park By Themselves and Can Be Summoned Back to You

One step closer to the self driving electric car

Sun, January 10th, 2016 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"Should they teach the cars how to commit infractions from time to time to stay out of trouble?"

Self-driving car accident rates is double that of humans

Fri, December 18th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Self-Driving Car Built in a Month for About $1,000

Using off the shelves components

Thu, December 17th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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People Doing Stupid Things With Tesla's Autopilot

Sat, November 7th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"Who would buy a car programmed to sacrifice the owner?"

Teaching self-driving cars who they should kill

Sun, November 1st, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"30 percent of the cost of a car is the cost of distribution."

Car dealerships are bad for the consumer

Sat, October 31st, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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How the Volkswagen Emissions Scam Was Discovered

Dieselgate

Wed, September 23rd, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"The biggest challenges facing automated cars is blending them into a world in which humans don’t behave by the book."

The problem with Google's self-driving car are human drivers

Thu, September 3rd, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Extremely-Flexible Off-Road Electric Vehicle

Swingcar

Tue, August 4th, 2015 08:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"In many ways, modern cars are computer networks on wheels. "

Remotely hacking cars

Thu, July 23rd, 2015 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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The Future of the Pneumatic Will be Airless

Airless tires perform as well as conventional ones

Sun, July 19th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Toyota Builds a Working Hoverboard

First steps towards the floating car

Thu, June 25th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Self-Driving Cars Will Make You Sick

Tue, June 2nd, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Flat-Packed Wooden Go-Kart Kit

PlyFly Go-Kart

Tue, May 19th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"A few of the prototype vehicles we’ve created will leave the test track and hit the familiar roads of Mountain View."

Google's self-driving cars hit the roads of California

Mon, May 18th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"In recent years, there has been a considerable decline in the percentage of teenagers with a driver’s license."

Teenagers opting for an account with Uber rather than owning their own car

Thu, April 16th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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The Other Self-Driving Car

Fri, March 27th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"There are more electric-car charging points in Japan than there are gas stations."

-- Timothy Coulter, Bloomberg Business

Sun, February 15th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"You can buy a car, but you don’t own the software in its computers."

It is illegal to hack your car's computer

Mon, January 26th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"Fake engine noise has become one of the auto industry's dirty little secrets."

Modern cars play engine noises through audio speakers

Sun, January 25th, 2015 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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To Park or Not to Park

Redesigning the parking sign to make it human readable

Sun, July 6th, 2014 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

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2015 Hyundai Genesis Automatically Slows Down Before Speed Cameras

Fri, June 27th, 2014 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Self-Driving Car Kit (Sort Of) for Just $10K

Tue, June 24th, 2014 13:00 by capnasty NEWS

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How Proper Car Typography Can Make Driving Safer

Fri, April 11th, 2014 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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How Not to Exit a Parking Lot

Wed, October 16th, 2013 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Self-Driving 'Robo-Taxi' from Google

Sun, August 25th, 2013 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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How to Change a Flat Tire, While Still Driving the Car

Sun, July 21st, 2013 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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The Physics Behind Traffic Jams

Wed, July 3rd, 2013 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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In China, License Plates Cost More Than Cars

Fri, May 3rd, 2013 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Insane 6x6 Off-Road Truck by Mercedes

Fri, March 29th, 2013 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"If we're 100 years into the automobile era, it seems pretty inconceivable that the car as we know it is going to be around for another 100 years."

Sat, March 16th, 2013 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Automatic: Link Your Car’s Data Port to Your Smartphone

Thu, March 14th, 2013 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

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How NOT to Make a U-Turn in Naples

Fri, February 8th, 2013 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Teaching Dogs How to Drive Cars #DrivingDogs

Wed, December 12th, 2012 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

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1:1 Scale Model Parts Tree of 1959 Aston Martin

Fri, August 10th, 2012 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

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"A cross breed between a freight tram and an electric lorry."

Siemens' eHighway

Thu, July 19th, 2012 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Ken Block's Gymkhana Five: San Francisco, the Ultimate Urban Playground

Sat, July 14th, 2012 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

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The Hayabusa Reverse Trike

Wed, July 4th, 2012 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

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100 Cars Alarm Symphony

Sat, June 9th, 2012 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Driving Across Mongolia in 4 Minutes

Mon, February 20th, 2012 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

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The Self-Driving Car is Here Already and It Drives Better Than You

Mon, February 13th, 2012 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

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How Mario Kart Saves Lives

Tue, January 10th, 2012 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Mini-Documentary on the 2012 Porsche Carrera 911's Rigorous Testing

Sat, December 10th, 2011 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Star Wars Family Member Car Stickers

Thu, December 1st, 2011 23:26 by capnasty NEWS

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The Volkswagen Fanwagen Facebook Van

Wed, November 30th, 2011 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Public Service Announcement: Drive Recklessly

Fri, September 16th, 2011 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Ken Block's Gymkhana

Mon, August 22nd, 2011 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

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The Story About the Truck Driver You Flipped Off Last Week

Tue, August 16th, 2011 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Lamborghini That Transforms into Sideswipe Built Out of LEGOs

Mon, July 25th, 2011 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Audi's 24-Hours of Le Mans 2011

Fri, July 15th, 2011 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

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A Porsche with 10,000 Bullet Holes

Tue, July 5th, 2011 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Seven Famous Cars Redone as "Cars 2" Characters

Mon, July 4th, 2011 21:00 by capnasty NEWS

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2011 Dodge Charger Commercial: The Future of Driving

Fri, May 6th, 2011 22:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Auto Buds: Identical Cars Parked Next to Each Other

Fri, April 15th, 2011 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Build Your Own Pedal-Powered Porsche

Sun, February 6th, 2011 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Lamborghini Tractors

Mon, October 25th, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Ontario's 10 Most Memorable Roads

Thu, September 2nd, 2010 13:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Cellphone Use While Driving Endeangers Relationships, Not Safety

Wed, September 1st, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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100-km Chinese Traffic Jam Enters Day 9

Mon, August 23rd, 2010 16:00 by capnasty NEWS

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One Hundred Miles Per Gallon

Sat, August 21st, 2010 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

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For Car Lovers: the V8 Hotel in the Meilenwerk Stuttgart

Fri, August 13th, 2010 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

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A License to Scream

Tue, August 10th, 2010 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

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King Tut's Chariots Marvels of Engineering

Sat, August 7th, 2010 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Pink Cars Don't Get Stolen

Sat, July 31st, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Trucker Pulls Own Tooth, Draws Driving Charge

Tue, July 6th, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Driving a Real Car Like It Was Grand Theft Auto IV

Tue, June 15th, 2010 20:02 by capnasty NEWS

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I Sold Everything To Buy A Lamborghini And Drive Across The Country

Mon, June 14th, 2010 20:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Alternative Fuels: A Coke and Mentos Powered Car

Mon, June 14th, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Modern Cars Vulnerable to Malicious Hacks

Fri, May 14th, 2010 09:35 by capnasty NEWS

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Happy Birthday, Parking Meter

Thu, May 13th, 2010 14:32 by capnasty NEWS

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General Motors to Sharpen the Focus of Future Urban Mobility

Sat, April 10th, 2010 11:06 by capnasty NEWS

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Sugah Tyres, Baby

Wed, March 31st, 2010 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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How A $500 Craigslist Car Beat $400K Rally Racers

Sun, March 28th, 2010 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Car-puccino: 56 Espressos per Mile

Thu, March 11th, 2010 11:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Stanford's Robotic Audi to Brave Pikes Peak Without a Driver

Fri, February 5th, 2010 15:30 by capnasty NEWS

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Twitter for Cars

Thu, January 7th, 2010 15:55 by capnasty NEWS

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The Smallest Car in the World

Thu, December 31st, 2009 13:58 by capnasty NEWS

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Countdown Traffic Light Concept

Fri, December 4th, 2009 09:13 by capnasty NEWS

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Roads Capable of Harnessing Solar Energy

Tue, November 17th, 2009 09:17 by capnasty NEWS

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'Road trains' get ready to roll

Mon, November 9th, 2009 12:40 by capnasty NEWS

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Terrafugia's Transition Airplane

Sat, October 31st, 2009 08:09 by capnasty NEWS

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Ultracapacitor Busses

Tue, October 20th, 2009 10:07 by capnasty NEWS

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10 Cars Way Too Far Ahead of Their Time

Mon, October 19th, 2009 12:48 by capnasty NEWS

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How We Built A 638 HP LS9 Engine For A Corvette ZR1

Mon, October 19th, 2009 07:08 by capnasty NEWS

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We're Not Ready for Hydrogen Power Yet

Thu, October 8th, 2009 10:24 by capnasty NEWS

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The End of Driving

Mon, September 28th, 2009 07:06 by capnasty NEWS

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Nissan gives silent electric cars 'Blade Runner' appeal

Mon, September 21st, 2009 10:41 by capnasty NEWS

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Just Add Sun

Tue, March 24th, 2009 07:53 by capnasty NEWS

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Breastfeeding driver on cellphone charged

Fri, March 13th, 2009 08:08 by capnasty NEWS

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Same House, Two Different Cars

Sat, February 21st, 2009 20:36 by capnasty NEWS

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The Police Car of 2012

Sat, December 6th, 2008 09:05 by capnasty NEWS

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Claromachines

Wed, November 5th, 2008 08:00 by capnasty NEWS

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Every New Car Will Be a Hybrid

Mon, August 18th, 2008 19:04 by capnasty NEWS

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Water power

Fri, June 20th, 2008 15:05 by capnasty NEWS

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How to drive a Hummer in Iraq

Sat, October 13th, 2007 12:17 by capnasty NEWS

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The Forgotten Stash

Tue, August 28th, 2007 18:30 by capnasty NEWS

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Functional Wooden Cadillac

Sun, April 16th, 2006 14:00 by capnasty NEWS

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A Buffalo: the Next Best Thing to a Hummer

Sun, March 5th, 2006 05:03 by capnasty NEWS

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The Misadventure of Hope

Mon, January 5th, 2004 03:00 by Rolo ARTICLE

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Y1.999K Problems

Mon, January 11th, 1999 02:00 by Lilith DemHareIs ARTICLE

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Urine Smell: Tales Of Public Transit

Thu, August 6th, 1998 04:00 by Jeff Wright ARTICLE

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