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The Dubai Hyperloop: Superfast Transport Closer to Reality

October 10th, 2016 at 6:52 am » Comments Off

  Speeding Into The Future Over the past few years, a number of governments have stepped forward in order to bring a host of innovative technologies to life, and in so doing, they have accelerated the future as never before. Now, Dubai has just taken us another great leap towards bringing some of the world’s most […]

Uber plans self-flying drone taxis

September 28th, 2016 at 6:44 am » Comments Off

If you summon an Uber in 10 years’ time, you will probably get a car that drives itself. But then again, you may not be travelling in a car at all. The taxi-hailing app is working on technology that would allow airborne passenger drones to fly its users short distances around cities, it has emerged, […]

Swap-In Wheel Converts Your Normal Bicycle Into An Electric Bike

September 24th, 2016 at 6:35 am » Comments Off

GeoOrbital has set a brand new spin-on the traditional bike wheel. It’s basically a battery powered tire that may easily be changed for that unique regular wheel inside your bicycle. GeoOrbital’s creators had formerly been subjected to cutting edge technical developments within the transport site. Having dabbled within the manufacturing of spacecraft at Honda at […]

The Sora by Lito: The Ultimate Electric Superbike?

September 21st, 2016 at 7:02 am » Comments Off

 The zero-emissions stunner can be fully-charged in about three hours. From carbon-filter bodywork to high-performance Ohlins suspension, the Sora by Lito has all the trimmings you’d expect from an exotic, six-figure motorcycle – except for an engine. The Sora is the most luxurious all-electric motorcycle on the market, an expanding field that now includes speed […]

Proterra’s electric bus can travel 350 miles before needing a recharge

September 17th, 2016 at 6:17 am » Comments Off

It could drive for a full day on a single charge. A startup called Proterra has been working on electric buses for years, and its latest model has a pretty impressive range. Its Catalyst E2 Series buses can drive up to 350 miles on a single charge, which means it can go a quite a […]

3-wheeled electric vehicle scheduled to go on sale this year

September 14th, 2016 at 6:54 am » Comments Off

DETROIT (AP) — A three-wheeled electric vehicle could be on the road later this year in the U.S. and Canada. Electra Meccanica Vehicles Corp. of Vancouver, British Columbia, officially unveiled the one-seat Solo on Friday. The Solo could go on sale as early as November pending approval by U.S. and Canadian regulators. It costs around […]

Mercedes-Benz Vision Van concept sends drones to last-mile delivery

September 12th, 2016 at 6:21 am » Comments Off

When it comes to making the concept of delivery drones a reality, using vans to handle the brunt of the work is an idea that has some merit. We saw some researchers float the idea a couple of years ago and it now appears Mercedes-Benz also sees some potential in the approach. It has teamed […]

World’s first driverless bus service begins service in French city of Lyon

September 10th, 2016 at 7:13 am » Comments Off

The world’s first driverless bus service began carrying passengers in the French city of Lyon this weekend, attracting curious onlookers keen to photograph the vehicles. Two electric minibuses with a capacity of 15 passengers each are now operating a 10-minute route with five stops in the city centre at an average speed of 6 miles […]

Ford plans to deliver self-driving cars with no steering wheels, brake or gas pedals by 2021

September 6th, 2016 at 6:55 am » Comments Off

Ford says it’s going to deliver self-driving cars by 2021 – and these will ship in volume, and will also lack steering wheels, brake or gas pedals, offering full Level 4 self-driving features which don’t require a human driver at all, the company announced at a press conference in Palo Alto today.

Ford Projects A Fully Autonomous Vehicle for Ride Sharing in 2021

August 29th, 2016 at 6:37 am » Comments Off

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 16, 2016 – Ford today announces its intent to have a high-volume, fully autonomous SAE level 4-capable vehicle in commercial operation in 2021 in a ride-hailing or ride-sharing service. To get there, the company is investing in or collaborating with four startups to enhance its autonomous vehicle development, doubling its Silicon […]

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