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In Detail: Gibbs Quadski

Some combinations are better than the sum of their parts. It worked out well for peanut butter and chocolate, but that combo may have been outdone by the Gibbs Quadski, which combines a jet ski with an ATV.

Tesla Announces 90 Second Battery Swap Option For Model S Owners

Tesla Motors has already revolutionized EV ownership with their award-winning Model S sedan and ever-expanding Supercharger network. Now, the Silicon Valley-based electric vehicle manufacturer is

In Detail: BPG Werks DTV Shredder

You'd be wrong to call the DTV Shredder a Segway on steroids. This all-terrain dual tracked vehicle from BPG Werks operates in a space all its own.

Watch This Insect Drive A Robotic Car

Who would have ever guessed that an insect could drive a car? Well, sort of.

Parking Made Easy With INRIX Park Service For Audi Connect

Locating a parking spot in a big city can come down to sheer luck. Instead of relying on parking karma, Audi plans to use data to shorten your search of the perfect spot.

In Detail: Green Grand Prix, Alfred State Insight

A Green Grand Prix is not a spinach-colored midsize sedan from the now-defunct Pontiac brand, at least not the one we're interested in. The Green Grand Prix we're talking about is an eco-aware rally race that spans 60 miles in central New York state's Finger Lakes Region. The event is open to any street legal alternative fuel or hybrid vehicle; we saw everything from motorcycles to pickup trucks.

Hands-On: A Trip Down Portland's Electric Avenue And Beyond In A Nissan Leaf

Advanced charging infrastructure in Portland, Ore. allows electric vehicle drivers to go further, faster

Tesla Announces Supercharger Network Expansion, Faster Charge Times

Tesla announced today a large expansion to their Supercharger network. The accelerated rollout is a response to the success of the few Supercharger stations on the east and west coast that allowed an estimated 1 million miles of electri

Study Forecasts Billion Dollar Market For In-Car Apps Within Five Years

Over the past few years we've seen automakers start to offer in-car apps, similar to what consumers have come to expect from their smartphones. Toyota added popular services such as Pandora, OpenTable, MovieTickets.com and Bing Search to their cars via Entune. Kyle Thibaut

HondaJet Delayed Once More

Back in October, we told you that Honda would be delaying the HondaJet until mid-2013. Well, that has changed again with Honda now expecting to launch their high-tech light jet in the second half of 2014.

In Detail: Toyota Prius Family

Toyota was definitely on to something when they launched the Prius back in the late 1990's. This early bet on environmental responsibility paid off, as the Prius name has become synonymous with hybrid technology and eco-friendliness.

Mercedes-Benz Shows New DriveStyle App At Google I/O

Mercedes-Benz is taking steps to position itself amongst the automotive technology leaders with help from Google. This week at Google's massive I/O tech convention in San Francisco, Mercedes showed off its new DriveStyle App. Many of the features we're already familiar with, as they come directly from Google.

In Detail: Carbon Motors E7 Police Cruiser [VIDEO]

If you recognize the infamous headlight pattern of a Ford Crown Victoria in your rearview mirror, it could be anyone from a taxi, to your grandparents, to a policeman preparing to pull you over. That's because police cruisers have long been based on Ford's ubiquitous full-sized sedan, heavily modified to meet the needs of law enforcement. With Ford finally retiring the trusted "Crown Vic" in 2011, an opport

Renault Debuts Electric, Formula 1 Inspired Twizy Sport F1 Concept

Technology that trickles down from the world of racing to consumer automotive products is nothing new. Arguably, it started when race car driver Ray Harroun used a rearview mirror at the Indy 500 instead of lugging around an extra person to spot traffic. The rest is history.

TRANSLOGIC's Guide To The Shanghai Motor Show 2013

The Shanghai Motor Show offers automakers the opportunity to generate buzz among their cars geared for the Chinese market. Some carmakers also use the show to unveil their global products that may have sharp interest from Chinese consumers. Like any other auto show across the globe, this year's Shanghai Motor Show had plenty of tech-forward reveals.

FAA Approves Boeing's Plans To Get 787 Dreamliners Back In The Air

After the Federal Aviation Administration grounded all Boeing 787 Dreamliners for nearly three months following a battery fire, federal officials have approved plans to get the planes back in the air.

In Detail: Epic Torq EV Roadster

We've covered Epic Electric Vehicles before. From their plug-in ski boat, to their emissions-free ATV, Epic seems to offer a vehicle for almost any terrain. Their third installment takes on the open road in open air style: the three-wheeled Epic Torq roadster EV.

Audi Adds Periscope Video System To R18 E-Tron Quattro Le Mans Prototype Race Car

At last month's 12 Hours of Sebring, Audi raced its hybrid R18 e-tron quattro in the U.S. for the first and likely last time. Sebring is undergoing a change for 2014 where no Le Mans Prototypes (LMP) can participate. Audi has been involved in LMP races since 1999, including the historic 24 Hours of Le Mans, Kyle Thibaut

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