Category: Autos

All from the world of heart-pumping racing cars to batmobiles and from luxury cars to replica cars and bikes can be found here under the Autos category.

Solar-powered scooter that charges your smartphone and plays music too

Solar-powered Daymak Photon Solar Boombox Scooter

One basic problem with electric scooter is that you need to constantly need to charge them after use. This somehow prompts the user to ditch the ride after some time of use and search for alternative means of commuting. Solar-powered Daymak Photon Solar Boombox Scooter is all set to change that since it is self-powered and comes with a lot more utility than just riding around the streets.
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Seymourpowell Grazor: Pedal-powered lawn mower for the health conscious lot

Seymourpowell Grazor lawn mower

London-based design agency Seymourpowell have got their act together to create a lawn mower that not only keeps your garden in well-groomed condition. But that’s not all. This carbon fiber body lawn mower is pedal-powered which makes good enough for fitness freaks too. Seymourpowell call it Grazor lawn mower, and although it is still in concept stage, the product could see day light soon.
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Twisted Evil is a four-wheeled chopper destined to set the road ablaze!

Twisted Evil four wheeled chopper

Twisted Evil four-wheeled chopper

Stuck between the love for two-wheelers and cars? Why not make something that is a two-wheeler with four wheels. As stupid as it might seem, the above picture clouds all thoughts and makes me focus on what’s in front of me. A chopper that is bad to the bone and looks like a lady killer. Mike Forbes who wanted a Harley, but was not allowed to do so by his wife, decided to make a chopper with four wheels. That way, technically he wasn’t building a bike, but actually he was.
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Flintstones would have loved to ride this $2000 T-Rex tricycle

Giant Rideable T Rex Art Bike

Riding a T-Rex is never a good idea, not even in the movies or fiction series. But once you see this crazy tricycle, your perspective will change. This Giant Rideable T-Rex Art Bike reminds me of the Flintstones who had dinosaurs as their work horses. But in real world it is a ride for pure fun as you can see from the pictures. It is made to look like a Tyrannosaurus-Rex’s skeletal with the tail and legs attached to wheels. The rider can climb on-board and sit on the comfortable chair while paddling a dinosaur carcass on the tarmac.
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Volkswagen is planning three-wheeled electric scooter for masses

Volks-roller Volkswagen three-wheeled electric scooter

Segway was a revolutionary entry in future of transportation. Somehow, Segway manufacturers failed to bring down prices for the two-wheeled personal transporter and it couldn’t reach the masses. To change that with a much competitively priced solution, Volkswagen is working on a Segway-style personal mobility device which could debut next year. The news was broken by Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn in an interview with Bild, a German Newspaper. Read More…

Chevrolet to introduce in-car Active Phone Cooling system in 2016 models

Active Phone Cooling system Chevrolet

We all understand a phone that isn’t heating up to bake pancakes, will be more efficient. It will perform a lot better and provide a better battery backup. However, there is very little you can do for your pricy gadget when it’s lying there on the car dash heating up most fiercely even when the AC is running at full strength. As a solution, Chevrolet is planning to launch an Active Phone Cooling solution – a personal air conditioner for your phone. The proposed Active Phone Cooling system will be introduced in the Cruze, Impala, Malibu and Volt models in 2016. Read More…

Jaguar XJR-9 LM in 1:8 scaled Lego replica is totally nostalgic

Lego Jaguar XJR 9 LM replica

I just love writing about Lego cars, ever since one of my neighbor bought a cool Lego car that could be configured into various looks. Every time a Lego maker creates something related to four wheels, my instinct pushes me to learn more about it. Enough of the emotions and talking about what I like. Pals this is a 1:8 scaled down replica of the legendary Jaguar XJR-9 LM supercar in Lego that won 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1988.

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Stella Lux is a solar-powered family car well-prepared for the World Solar Challenge

Stella Lux solar-powered faimly car

Stella Lux solar-powered faimly car

Solar-powered vehicles that have unearthed so far are two-seater cars that haven’t paid much attention to family. That fact has just got a reality check as a team of 21 Dutch students from the Eindhoven University of Technology have developed a solar-powered family car which is self-sustainable in itself for World Solar Challenge in Australia. The family car dubbed as Stella Lux looks quite unlike than your usual commuter and it comes as no surprise as most of the futuristic vehicles look different from the current breed of automobiles.
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Robot crushes worker to death in Volkswagen factory in Germany

Volkswagon factory robot kills a man

It is really unfortunate; but given the number of robots making it to factories around the world, we’ll have to prepare ourselves for such fateful incidences. News is from Volkswagen’s second largest factory located at Baunatal, some 100 kilometers north of Frankfurt, where a robot has killed a worker. The robot reportedly grabbed the 21 year old employee and crushed him against a metal plate. Read More…

Batman v. Superman Lego Batmobile coming to Comic-Con

Lego batmobile Batman v. Superman

While you are preparing for the Comic-Con kicking off in San Diego on July 9, you must keep in mind that a new Lego Batmobile is going to be one of the main attractions there. Lego is preparing to unveil construction kit for a Batmobile designed after the caveman’s ride to be featured in Zack Snyder directed “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”, scheduled to release on March 25, next year. The Lego Batmoble set comprises 306 pieces, and comes with pair of stud shooters, Batman minifig, two mysterious characters and an additional ride. Read More…

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