Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid Priced at $25,995

October 7, 2013 / No Comments

Subaru’s XV Crosstrek Hybrid was first introduced at 2013 New York Auto Show earlier this year. Reportedly, this vehicle will go on sale by the end of this year and will be priced at $25,995. The XV Crosstrek Hybrid is specially designed to achieve maximum fuel efficiency. It comes with active grille shutters and a few aerodynamic enhancements, so that it ...

You Will Soon Be Able to Charge Your Smartphone with Lightning

October 4, 2013 / No Comments

Nokia have always gone after new innovations. The company is now joining hands with a group of scientists from the University of  Southampton to make a dream idea turn true. They are developing a new technology to power batteries of handsets from lightning. The new research team headed by Neil Palmer, one of the famous scientists at the Tony Davies High ...

Acton M Scooter is a Collapsible Electric Vehicle

October 3, 2013 / No Comments

Acton Inc, one of the leading companies in the field of electric vehicles, has revealed their new electric motor bike named M scooter. The company claims that when not required, this vehicle can be folded to half its size to make its storage easier and less space consuming. Last year, Acton had introduced ‘spnKiX’ motorized skates, which impressed many. Now the ...

Electric Car Breaks Acceleration Record

October 2, 2013 / No Comments

The belief that electric vehicles can’t rival conventional cars running on fossil fuel in speed is passé. If you aren’t convinced, you need to take a look at this piece of news. The racing team from Delft University of Technology from The Netherlands has now set a new world record for acceleration in the category of electric cars. The Dutch students ...

Japan Gets World’s First Inflatable Concert Hall

October 1, 2013 / No Comments

The world’s first large scale inflatable concert hall will open on October 14 in Japan. The hall designed by British Sculptor Anish Kapoor and Japanese Architect Arata Isozaki, is an abstract structure named Ark Nova, and consists of a single skin membrane that can be inflated or deflated easily. This in turn makes transportation easier. The new concert hall  was made ...

Most Efficient Solar Cell Comes into Being

September 30, 2013 / No Comments

These days, the fastest developing fields in science and technology could be those related to solar power generation. Every passing day, the technology behind solar power generation is being updated, and new technologies towards increasing efficiency are being invented. The efforts aimed at switching to renewable energy sources are behind this fast growth. And now, here comes another nice invention in ...

Chevrolet Spark EV is Great for Urban Drives

September 27, 2013 / No Comments

The first ever Chevrolet all-electric mini car that has just been launched on US soil calls for some good applause. The Spark EV in fact is a four door hatchback exclusively designed for carrying four passengers. What makes it interesting is that it offers much more power than its gasoline model. And, like all its rivals, the car has a ...

Tesla Self-driving Cars to Come in 3 Years

September 26, 2013 / No Comments

Elon Musk, CEO of the company and space entrepreneur, has been heard saying that they are ready to jump to the self driving car bandwagon. Tesla will bring on to the streets its semi-autonomous car in the next three years time. The forthcoming  autonomous driving car from Tesla will allow the driver to handle 90 percent of the control of the ...

Edinburgh to be Home to Solar-Powered Floating Village

September 25, 2013 / No Comments

In the recent past, one of the most discussed terms is ‘renewable energy’. And the last word in the renewable energy scenario is solar power. More and more countries as well as big companies are now thinking of renewable energy resources. Corporations like Google and Apple have already revealed their plans to go green with solar and wind energy production on ...

Salman Khan loses 8 kilos in 5 months due to health issues

September 24, 2013 / No Comments

Earlier in the year, Salman Khan suffered a temporary loss of health owing to a nerve disorder. The health problem has already affected his shooting schedule and the Bollywood superstar was forced to revise his dates for the film “No Entry Mein Entry”. Even though the actor is set to make a trip the US later in the year to receive further ...