Tagged: Car

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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Divergent Microfactories Blade: 3D printed supercar that shoots from 0-60 mph in just 2 seconds!

Divergent Microfactories Blade 3D printed supercar

A car that can go from 0-60 mph in just 2 seconds flat. Boy! that is impressive. And if it is made from 3D printing technology, then there is even more reason for the amazement. Blade is a 3D printed supercar made by San Fransisco-based startup Divergent Microfactories. Although calling it a completely 3D printed car may not be fair since it has carbon fiber bodywork too, so that the overall weight is kept down to 1,400 lb. That is about 90 percent lighter than your average road legal car.
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Quantum GP700 ultra-performance supercar made by Aussie genius

Quantum GP 700 ultra performance supercar

Aussie startup Quantum Performance Vehicles has unveiled the countries very first supercar that will put every other hefty priced performance car to shame. Made single-handedly by the duo of father and son, Jeff and Andrew David, this car excels in every aspect of motorsport supremacy. They call it the Quantum GP700 ultra performance car, and it is true to its name with almost 7 years in the making.
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Road-legal “Back to the Future” DeLorean turns heads wherever it goes

DeLorean replica by Drew Guillory

DeLorean replica by Drew Guillory

DeLorean car from “Back to the Future” movie is one of the most catchy time travelling machine that has been an inspiration for many replicas and other things themed on it. Although the 1983 DeLorean sports car had to be pushed out of production due to financial crunch, but still it has not lost its charm in the mind of this epic movie’s lovers. Drew Guillory is no different, but his love for DeLorean goes far beyond just admiring the movie and the time traveling car. In-fact he has made an exact road legal replica of the car in his garage.
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$36,000 jet-powered car is for one crazy, rich bragger

Pulsejet powered Lakester hot rod show car

Whenever one hears the word jet-powered, the first image that comes to mind is a vehicle racing past you at break-neck speed. This isn’t different either, and is definitely for ones who have uncontrollable desire for speed that can burn a hole in your pocket. Bob Maddox who is one crazy DIYer when it comes to jet-powered stuff has created a new jetpulse car dubbed by Bob as Pulsejet powered Lakester hot rod show car, that is inspired by the post war years.
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Chevy Camaro wrapped in artistic 3D printed pieces made from biodegradable material

3D printed Chevrolet Camaro art

3D printed Chevrolet Camaro art

At 3D Printing Conference and Expo in New York, which is the largest Mecca of 3D printing technology, a Chevy Camaro got a unique makeover courtesy some creative art. Completely different from any other Camaro that you would see on the streets, this one looks like some vehicle from an animated movie. The design is from Romanian-born artist, Loan Florea who managed to capture the imagination of people who saw his artistic car.
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Geneva Motor Show 2015: Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 concept is exotically sexy hybrid sports car

Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept Geneva Motor Show

Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept at Geneva Motor Show

At the ongoing Geneva Motor Show, Bentley has turned eyeballs with its latest beast. The Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 concept is a two-seater hybrid sports car draped in luxury, and perhaps the most tech savvy car on show at the auto show. EXP denotes the “Experimental” and “Speed 6” signifies the classic 6-speed cruiser. The car is designed very aerodynamically and even resembles the Aston Martin Vulcan from the rear. It has very muscular bodywork that draws inspiration from aerodynamic form of aircrafts and very meticulously represents a speedy car.
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Vulcan: Aston Martin unveils $2.3 million supercar

Vulcan supercar by Aston Martin

$2.3 million Vulcan supercar by Aston Martin

Aston Martin, British manufacturer of luxury sports cars have unveiled their new beast in the form of a $2.3 million supercar. Named Vulcan, the most extreme supercar yet is capable of giving chills to James Bond with its 800-horsepower. Tremendously powerful to be driven on normal roads, Vulcan supercar is built to be a track-only car. The rare and thrilling supercar is designed and engineered to deliver a genuinely bespoke driving experience that draws on the company’s rich heritage. The sports car tailors its power and handling to both the capabilities of the driver and the characteristics of the track.

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3D printed RC Trike is a speedy toy for your kids

DIY 3D printed RC trike toy

DIYer Philip Houghton, a 24-year-old composite fabricator and engineer consultant from aerospace industry who was inspired by the Invader TC-3 sports trike wanted to make his own RC trike with improved features. So came into existence this DIY trike that is 3D printed. Not only the inspiration of making a trike, but the craving to expand his own knowledge of how three-wheeled vehicle designs work in real time.
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LUTZ Pathfinder – UK’s first driverless electric car hits the road

LUTZ Pathfinder electric car

Amidst all the craze for self-driving cars, Britain’s first driverless electric-powered car has been launched in Greenwich and it was spotted being driven in neighborhood. The pod-like two-seater automated car developed by Transport Systems Catapult in partnership with UK Automotive Council, University of Oxford Mobile Robotics Group and other groups. Codenamed as LUTZ (Low-carbon Urban Transport Zone) Pathfinder programme, the electric car is equipped with sensors, multiple cameras and navigation technology developed by University of Oxford’s Mobile Robotics Group.
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