Madrid will have emission-measuring radars

Drivers will start by being warned The city Madrid will soon launch “radars” that will measure, not the speed of vehicles, but the level of emissions of gases into the atmosphere. The new device will work in the system adopted by the speed cameras: it will be fixed and will be fully automated, as reported…

General Motors patents airbag to protect pedestrians

Device must be placed in the bumper zone General Motors has patented an exterior airbag to protect pedestrians from clashing with car fronts. “The airbag for pedestrian protection can become an important solution in the future”, said Tom Wilkerson, a spokesman for GM safety issues, USA Today reports. Many pedestrian deaths in run-downs happened not…

Video: Tesla helps spy plane take off

The US Air Force began using Tesla’s models to accompany the start of the U-2 spy plane flight. One of the American brand’s car was seen in this role at the RAF Fairford air base, borrowed to the Americans by the British Air Force. But what is one of the most modern cars in the…

Which is faster, an electric racing car or a cheetah?

The Formula E is one of the fastest cars to reach 100 km/h, thanks to instant acceleration, but is it faster than a cheetah, which is the fastest mammal in the world? The championship organization went to South Africa to find out by putting a cheetah running against one of Techeetah’s team cars, piloted by…

NASA invents new tire with medieval technology

NASA registered a new patent, and it has nothing to do with rockets, but it is related to scientific exploration beyond the planet Earth. The American aeronautical technology development agency created the superelastic tire, which can be used in vehicles built to cross the Martian or lunar terrain, and even will be used in land…

Toyota revolutionizes ecology in hydrogen trucks

Toyota has already begun trying to revolutionize the concept of freight transport, putting into operation a new set of trucks that will carry heavy loads in the Los Angeles port area. And while electric trucks still seem to be far from becoming a routine reality, another green technology is used to move these heavy vehicles: a fuel cell. This fuel cell…

Hyundai declares war to cases of forgotten children

The South Korean brand is developing a new security system that is intended to address situations of forgotten children or trapped inside the car. A drama that affected more than 800 families since 1994. The technology is based on an ultrasonic radar system ready to detect movements in the subsequent places. When motion is detected,…

This used Formula 1 is a bargain

Have you ever thought about buying a Formula 1 car? You most likely did, but maybe would need to win the lottery first. Well, maybe not. It is still not for everyone, but if we told you that you could have Fernando Alonso’s car for 49,950 euros, would you believed it? Believe me, it is…

The biggest NBA star Lebron James promotes autonomous cars

Intel relied on the North American LeBron James, star of the Cavaliers with ambassador functions of the auto-piloted cars subject, the market is worth more than seven billion dollars, which the company wants to explore. In the future, Intel will advance to build a fleet of autonomous vehicles that will cross the US, Israel and…

How to create your own caravan for less than 2000 euros (£ 1.780)

Samara and Samuel travel together since 2014 and have been to many different places around the world that they tell all about on the blog ‘The Walking Travel’. Their latest adventure began a few weeks ago, with a six-month trip in Europe. However, both travel enthusiasts have no desire to sleep in hotels, and because…

3D Zebra Crossing show results

In China, a project with a few years is now beginning to bear fruit and to draw the attention of other markets for its effective contribution in reducing trampling rates. They are the original 3D Zebra Crossing, marked on the ground in a certain shape and with a special ink, that deceive the human eye…

0-400-0 km/h: Agera RS beats Chiron’s record

The Koenigsegg Agera RS broke Bugatti Chiron’s record in acceleration and braking from 0 to 400 km/h and back to 0 km/h. The new record of 0-400-0 km/h is now 36.44 seconds. Chiron’s mark had been established for less than a month – as we reported here – with the 41.96 seconds record. The time…

Bosch wants to make hydrogen the fuel of the future

After Nikola Motor announced plans to create a line of heavy trucks that can be driven on the road without pollutant emissions, the American manufacturer found an additional partner, Bosch, which will help bring heavy transport to reality with zero pollution, with the use of hydrogen as fuel. Bosch will supply their eAxle technology to…

Porsche yacht with hybrid engine already in water

Instead of giving life to cars of the future, Porsche Design Studio is best known for taking the Porsche spirit to other types of products. In this case, the German brand has given life to a luxury yacht, built by Dynamiq, which is now seeing the light of day, with the first copy of the…

Electric Bus beats world record of autonomy

An electric bus has set a new world record for heavy vehicles, by being able to run 1770 km (1100 miles) on a single battery charge. The Catalyst E2 Max, built in the US by Proterra, covered this distance in the American company test track without having to stop to recharge the electric battery. The…

Paper cars will be stronger than metal ones

The replacement of combustion engines with electric motors will bring new requirements in terms of efficiency. As batteries are larger and heavier than older engines, it will be necessary to cut in weight in other areas to improve energy consumption. And it is in Japan that the solution may come as Japanese automotive industry suppliers…

Smart‘s Vision EQ Fortwo can be stand-alone cart of the future

After giving the teaser on the concept vehicle that they will present in Frankfurt, Smart has finally revealed the face of their Vision EQ Fortwo. The little car, according to the manufacturer, was developed under a new strategy which predicts that vehicles should be connected, standalone, shared and electrical. If you depend on the visual, the…

Ferrari considered ‘non-existent’ is found in garage in Japan

Experts thought that the only 365 GTB/4 Daytona with aluminium body made to run in the streets was a ‘myth’. Until it was found after nearly 40 years lost. After dominating the Daytona 24 hours, only a Ferrari 365 GTB/4 was built and sold with the same lightweight aluminium body and configuration to run on the streets, besides the…

This bridge transports boats above rivers and land …

Have you ever wondered if, when passing beneath a bridge you would see a ship above you? Nonsense. How would a ship pass through a bridge? Well, in this case, it could pass, if the bridge had water instead of asphalt. And that is exactly what happens in Kanalbrücke Magdeburg, or Aquatic Bridge, which is…

Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita of 4.5 million was sold for half the price

There are only two cars like these The Koenigsegg CCXR Trevita Floyd Mayweather put up for sale was purchased. The car cost the American boxer 3.95 million pounds. It was sold for about half the amount. This rarity was auctioned at the Mecum Auctions in Monterrey, USA, for about 1.94 million pounds, reports Motor1.com. This…