IEEE Transportation Electrification
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When is a drone no longer a drone? When it's being flown by the crazy person it's carrying.
A drone is generally considered to be an unmanned aerial vehicle. But while this massive multicopter is technically controlled by the human being strapped into the crazy contraption, it could be argued …Drones
Venturi and their partner The Ohio State University Center for Automotive Research established a new FIA land speed record with their 3000hp electric …Land Speed Record
IEEE International Connected Vehicles Conference Organizers Seek Papers & Proposals
WASHINGTON (21 July 2015) —The fourth-annual IEEE …
Kawasaki “J” Concept – Electric Motorcycle – The Future Of Motorcycles?
As if motorcycles weren’t efficient enough already, Kawasaki has brought to us …Motorcycles
Some of the world's most ambitious climate change legislation is currently under consideration in America. But the lawmakers in question aren't in D.C. — they're in Sacramento.
California lawmakers are intensely debating far-reaching goals to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
The bill contains three …Environment
PORTLAND—Daimler AG is taking another crack at the market for ultra compacts with a retooled ForTwo Smart car built under a collaboration that could become a benchmark for other auto makers.
Daimler has failed to make money since launching Smart in 1998, and has sold a modest 84,000 copies in the …Renault
Coming soon: cars that interact with your smartphone like never before.
Playing deejay with voice commands will get easier for more Americans this fall as some best-selling cars get updated with software that integrates smartphones into the dashboard.
With the 2016 model year, Apple's CarPlay and …Google
Forget super yachts, try a super-SUB: Luxury $2.35 million submarine comes with leather seating and a Bluetooth stereo
Dutch submersible builder U-Boat Worx has designed the Super Yacht Sub 3 (pictured) to be carried on super yachts. It can carry three people to a …
A new Jaguar Land Rover prototype could allow drivers hauling trailers to see right through them.
The system combines camera feeds — both from the …Trailers
Yesterday we got our first look at Tesla Motors’ [NSDQ:TSLA] highly anticipated Model X electric SUV thanks to some leaked shots taken from a special …Elon Musk
Indianapolis is finally getting its own electric-car sharing service, a couple of years after the idea was first proposed for the Midwestern …Car Sharing
As electric mobility keeps on gathering momentum in the motorcycle sector, chopper manufacturers remain strongly attached to tradition, seemingly …Motorcycles
Back in January Tesla announced that they would offer a new upgrade pack for their Tesla Roadster that would provide the car with a new battery. The …Batteries
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Google, a leader in efforts to create driverless cars, has run into an odd safety conundrum: humans.
Last month, as one of Google’s self-driving cars approached a crosswalk, it did what it was supposed to do when it slowed to allow a pedestrian to cross, prompting its “safety …Google
NASA Glenn Research Center, GRC, currently has several programs to advance near-term photovoltaic array development. One project is to design, build, …Renewable Energy
Bolt M-1 Electric Bike brings the joy of 2-wheels in this digital era. It’s an electric bike with pedals, but pedaling it’s not really required to …Electric Vehicles
2015 BMW i8 construction at Leipzig plant
The Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] has made no secret of the fact it wants cheap, high-volume carbon …Gorilla Glass
How fast can electric go? Pretty freaking fast. We’re not just talking all-electric racing cars, either. …Electric Bikes
Robot passengers at extremely low speeds
What might the world of driverless cars look like in the future? If this MIT production is any indication, it will be very smart golf carts, safely ferrying people about. MIT, as part of the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology, created a …MIT
Car industry is accelerating, while wider sector stuggles to achieve even anaemic growth, according to official government data
The recovery among UK car makers has accelerated much faster than the wider manufacturing sector as the motor industry bounces back from the slump after the financial …Automotive Industry
A car with a 9.1.2 sound system party piece.
Peugeot's pushing its i-Cockpit infotainment system with the Fractal concept, but since we haven't had Peugeots in the United States since before "infotainment" was a word, it's a little lost on us. Regardless, the thing the system is wrapped in ispretty …Peugeot
Ludicrous mode gets it to 60 in 3.2 seconds, but that's $10,000 more.
The upcoming Tesla Model X will be available in a number of trim levels, and the customers with reservations for the top level car, the Signature, have been given a private link to build their own cars online.
And, of course, …Tesla
The Internet of Things (IoT) is all about collecting, aggregating, and analyzing data from devices and sensors. And Formula 1 race cars are among the …Formula One
The mad scientist who started Hoverboard Technologies calls his vehicle an “earned experience.” That means it’s hard to ride. Despite the name, this hoverboard* doesn’t levitate. Instead, it uses gyroscopes like a Segway to help you balance with your feet on either side of one giant …Hoverboards
New electric car startups are coming out of the woodwork led by entrepreneurs and backed by investors.
Another day brings another new electric automaker. Call them “Tesla rivals.” Maybe, if you’re feeling especially bold, “Tesla killers.” All of these new ambitious ventures demonstrate the growing …Electric Vehicles
Illustration: Victor Habbick/Getty ImagesEven with innovations like SpaceX’s reusable robotic boosters, chemical rockets remain an expensive, …Space
Revolution Two: The 2016 Chevy Volt Proves There Are Second Acts in Automotive Lives
Somewhere I read that when Henry Ford was in a terrible mood, he looked like he’d been struck by lightning. Burnt, smoldering-looking—about what I looked like as I finally blew my rivets and threw down my iPhone. …Chevrolet
Illustration of an efficient, robust and integrated solar-driven prototype featuring protected photoelectrochemical assembly coupled with oxygen and …Environment
Siemens’ new eHighway offers an unexpected road to clean shipping.
In June, Siemens announced a partnership with Swedish transit authorities for the second pilot study of a new way to electrify highway freight shipping.
Well, it’s sort of new—dubbed eHighway, the system powers trucks through overhead …Transportation