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 ...

Google Health Foray Calico Aims to Tackle Aging

September 24, 2013 / No Comments

Search giant Google is now searching for the fountain of youth and ways to overcome aging. The company is said to be getting deeper into the biotechnology terrain, and the foray into healthcare would be through the creation of a new business called Calico. The healthcare foray company will work to find methods of improving human health and extending life span. The ...

Google Makes Green Energy Leap with Purchase of 240MW of Wind Power

September 23, 2013 / No Comments

From the development of Android operating system to their upcoming autonomous vehicle, Google is always on the quest for all things new. Now, with its decision to buy 240MW wind power in Texas, the search giant seems to going deeper into green terrain. Google hopes to transform itself into a renewable energy company  and is now investing heavily in renewable energy ...

BMW’s New i3 Unveiled

September 20, 2013 / No Comments

With BMW's futuristic i3 officially unveiled to the public, the future of electric car technology is arriving before the end of the year. The i3 is the first in a series of BMW's upcoming fully electrically powered range of premium models. For the German brand, this model represents a milestone in their illustrious history and a progression in automotive technology. Entry level ...

Dutch Cyclist Sets New World Speed Record

September 20, 2013 / No Comments

A 23-year-old Dutch cyclist has broken the previous world record for the fastest bike speed in The Netherlands. Sebastiaan Bowier has set this world record by achieving a top speed of 83.13 mph. This high-tech recumbent bicycle was designed and built by Dutch students from TU Delft and VU University Amsterdam. The team developed a bike dubbed the VeloX3 with low ...

Rimac Greyp G12 Electric Bike Shown Off

September 19, 2013 / No Comments

Electric vehicle maker Rimac, the developers of the Concept One electric car, has now launched their latest electric vehicle named Greyp G12. Basically an electric bicycle, we tend to call it a motorcycle or a moped. The company behind the $1 million Concept One electric car will look to sell the Greyp G12 for around $8000. The new vehicle will be ...

Land Rover Diesel Hybrid Heading for the US Shores

September 18, 2013 / No Comments

Land Rover is looking to introduce the diesel-hybrid versions of its new Range Rover models in America.  This flagship diesel hybrid vehicle got its wraps fly at the Frankfurt Auto Show and it is Land Rover’s first hybrid vehicle. According to earlier reports, Land Rover had decided to make diesel-hybrid vehicles rather than gasoline-electric hybrids, due to their better fuel economy ...