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.

Colossal power matched with stunning looks, that’s Kawasaki 2015 Ninja H2R for you!

Kawasaki 2015 Ninja H2R 300 horsepower bike

Back in the 1970s Kawasaki H2 surprised everyone with its 750cc 3-cylinder engine and since then the H2 model never had an upgraded big brother. Although Kawasaki has again taken two-wheeler world by the scruff of its neck courtesy the Kawasaki 2015 Ninja H2R motorcycle which apparently is the most powerful bike in the world. Capable of thumping out 300 horsepower via its hyper-efficient supercharged 998cc four cylinder engine, this motorbike is a monster on the road. It has a lightweight carbon-fiber bodywork turning it into an aerodynamic masterpiece and a treat for the eye to watch. It has Brembo radial monoblocs and a single sided swing arm, fully adjustable KYB gear suspension, ABS and traction control system for a balanced ride at such high acceleration.
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Special edition Ferrari 458 Speciale A to debut at Paris Motor Show 2014

Ferrari 458 Speciale A sports car

If you are planning to visit the Paris Motor Show 2014, then watch-out for the Ferrari 458 Speciale A (Aperta which means open in English) limited edition special series sports roadster. Ferrari has announced Ferrari 458 Speciale A as a celebration for the success of its various 458 versions. Clearly, this Ferrari is for the most avid 499 collectors, as it has the most powerful and eco-friendly V8 engine under the hood capable of 605 cv (135 cv/l specific power output) and 540 Nm of torque at 6000 rpm with just 275 g/km of CO2 emissions. Meaning, it can go from 0-100 km/h in 3.0 seconds flat!

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BMW iWallbox Pro charging station to juice-up electric vehicles

BMW iWallbox Pro charging station

Electric and hybrid vehicles are going to be the future of emission-free emission that is why BMW is investing its time in developing technology that relates to any such commuters or gadgets. BMW iWallbox Pro is a home charging station that fits easily inside your garage and lets you charge EV with minimal fuzz. This charging unit compatible with European Type 2 standard connectors can charge an EV like BMW i3 in just under 3 hours at charging rate of 7.4 kW. Just like the BMW automobiles, the charging unit also has the signature BMW design aesthetics. It comes with a 7-inch touchscreen display to keep a check on all the information like the amount of charge left, charging cycles and the settings for customized charging.
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U-Boat Worx’s ultra-compact Super Yacht Sub 3 fits on your superyacht

U-Boat Worx Super Yacht Sub 3

Even if you have poured in millions of Dollars to get aboard a superyacht, there is a limitation to the way you can enjoy the marine life – you’ll have to be a seasoned diver to relish the marine life to it length and breath. With the purpose to provide every person (who can afford) an opportunity to explore deep waters more easily, Dutch submersible manufacturer U-Boat Worx has developed the Super Yacht Sub 3. A submersible vehicle, the Super Yacht Sub 3 is designed primarily to fit inside a vast majority of superyachts, opening new prospects for on board guest for deep sea exploration. Read More…

Driverless concept car by Dominic Wilcox for the year 2059

Dominic Wilcox Mini driverless concept car with stained glass

One look at this strange looking vehicle and you’ll assume that it has something to with the future of automation. And you are right, as this driverless glass car prototype designed by Dominic Wilcox for the Dezeen and Mini Frontiers exhibition, during the London Design Festival managed to attract many on-lookers. Dominic has a view that by the year 2059, driverless cars that are self-automated will be much safer than cars driven by drivers. Therefore, this will make sure there are no safety equipment like airbags or roll-cage inside the Mini car chassis as the car will be a living space on wheels.
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BMC unveiled the futuristic Impec Concept Bike at Euro 2014

BMC Concept Bike

BMC Impec Concept Bike

Lots of innovative bicycle related technologies, designs and products were showcased at the International Eurobike 2014 bicycle trade fair that concluded last month in Germany. BMC also unveiled a futuristic bike concept at the event that drew lots of attention from the crowd. Called the Impec Concept, the bike was made in just four months celebrating the opening of company’s new Impec Advanced R&D lab in Grenchen, Switzerland. Carbon fiber has been chosen as the construction material for the concept bike that demonstrates the brand’s cutting-edge technology and its in-house manufacturing capabilities.
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Crank Brothers launches new compact Y12 and Y16 Multi tools

Crank Brothers Y12 & Y16 bike tools

Crank Brothers, California-based retailer of mountain bike components have launched two new bike tools at the 2014 Interbike International Bicycle Expo which concluded in Las Vegas, Nevada couple of days ago. Dubbed Y12 and the Y16, the new innovative tools from Crank Brothers comes in a triangular form and boasts a compact design and promises high quality functionality. The triangular bike multi-tools features magnetized Allen wrenches in a handy carrying frame that neatly accommodates other items such as chain tool, CO2 inflator, interchangeable bits and storage containers.
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Smart Wheel concept unveiled at Euro 2014

Smart Wheel concept from Lightweight

At Euro 2014, world’s largest bicycle trade show, Germany based company Lightweight demonstrated a new Smart Wheel concept that provides real-time tyre pressure and temperature data from the wheelsets. Equipped with a small sensor integrated into the rim, the Smart Wheel system after evaluating the tyre pressure and temperature sends the real-time information to the rider through a smartphone app via ANT+, thus keeping him updated all the time. Originally, the project was initiated to calculate the temperature of the rim and tyre during braking from circuit boards attached to the spokes.
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Wearable K is Kia Motors’ take on future of personal mobility

Kia Motors Wearable K

Kia Motors did manage to create waves at the Busan International Motor Show not only with its automotive technology but also with its vision for the future wearable technology. They showed off the Wearable K personal mobility device made under its Future Mobility Lab. This wearable gadget hooks onto your shoes and thereafter you can traverse any road at the top speed of 15 km/h for a distance of 10 km on one charge. The wearable gadget with roller blades hooks onto the feet (with or without shoes) and has two tires each for maximum stability.
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Will FIA Formula E Championship overshadow Formula 1 popularity in coming years?

FIA Formula E Championship

Formula 1 has been the pinnacle of motorsports for many years now, with the R&D invested in these circuit racing cars paving way for technology used in current breed of commercial vehicles. The roaring engines, the break-neck speeds and the attention to detail in the design of these light weight vehicles have managed to rule the world of motorsports with millions of fans supporting their favorite teams and drivers. Now, a new breed of FIA approved circuit racing cars will capture the imagination of motorsport fans around the globe, as Formula E made its debut last Saturday. The inaugural race of this electric car ePrix was held in Beijing, at the Olympic Park where the 10 participating teams with their 2 cars each made a thumping start to the season on the 3.44 km circuit for 25 laps.
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