This backpack turns into an Electric skateboard in seconds. Equipped with front and back lights, brakes and two electric motors. You can learn more at movpak.com Transcript: This backpack turns into an electric skateboard in seconds. The electric skateboard Is equipped with front and back lights, brakes, and two electric motors. The board can go up to 15 mph, which is controlled by a remote. A full charge only takes 2 hours with 6 miles of range. Siri and Google integration can be used to get d
Transcript: Camper van concept for the outdoor fanatic. Peugeot released the Rifter 4x4 Concept ahead of the Geneva Motor Show. With the idea of creating a “multipurpose and effective” vehicle. The Rifter 4x4 Concept includes a 1.5-liter diesel engine with a 6-speed manual making 221 lb-ft of torque. The Rifter Concept utilizes 3 different driving modes. 2RM, for front-wheel drive. 4RM, transmission powers rear wheels in case of loss of motor function. Lock Mode, locking the rear axle for extr
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If you're in the market for a new car, you've probably been exposed to a wealth of new high-tech safety features that probably aren't on your current car. Virtually every automaker offers at least some of them, and a few even include them as standard equipment. Heres 6 safety features to consider before buying your next car. Transcript: 6 safety features to consider Before buying your next car 1. Automatic high beams Car senses when it’s dark enough and Automatically makes the brightest view f
Transcript: This vehicle runs your errands for you. Nuro is an on-road autonomous vehicle designed to transport goods. Nuro is a California startup founded by former Google engineers Dave Ferguson and Jiajun Zhu. They want the Nuro vehicle to move goods between consumers and businesses. The robot is fully autonomous. In all of Nuro’s footage there is no driver or passengers. California startup Nuro created an autonomous robotic vehicle. The unnamed was built to move goods between consumers and
Transcript: Cigarette Racing builds yet another AMG-themed speedboat. Mercedes-AMG has released its latest sports car, the Project ONE. And its long-time boat-building partner Cigarette Racing has a special boat to match it. It’s called the 515 Project ONE and like the car, it’s silver, and it’s fast. Powering the boat is a pair of Mercury Racing 1,350/1,550 engines. They’re twin-cam V8s that each make 1,350 horsepower on 91-octane fuel, and 1,550 hp on racing fuel. That means a total output of
Transcript: Ferrari teases 488 Special Series. A hopped up version of the 488 GTB has been teased on Ferrari's Facebook page. The Ferrari 488 Special Series is hard to make out in the video. A blurry frame shows changes to the front bumper. The Special Series will get reduced weight, boosting power, and re-tuning of the suspension and aero. Under the hood will be a twin-turbo V8 making 700 horsepower. The true name is unclear but Ferrari called it the “New V8 Sport Special Series.” We expect to
Transcript: Rolls-Royce confirms name of new luxury SUV. Rolls-Royce officially acknowledges Cullinan as the name of its new “high-bodied vehicle.” The automaker is steering around the SUV moniker. The name Cullinan comes from the largest flawless diamond ever found. The Cullinan will share a platform with the Phantom. Meaning it will likely get a 6.75-liter twin-turbo V12 engine with an 8-speed automatic transmission. With a possible output of 563 horsepower and 664 pound feet of torque. The C
Transcript: MOPAR offers 200+ options for the 2019 Ram 1500. Ram and MOPAR have collaborated to customize a Flame Red 2019 Ram 1500 Big Horn Sport 4x4. Which made its debut at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show. The collab showcases some of the 200+ MOPAR parts and accessories available for the outdoor-sport-themed truck. The customized 1500 includes a 2-inch lift kit for additional off-road clearance, and sits on 35-inch tires wrapped around 18-inch off-road beadlock-capable wheels. MOPAR also include
Ford unveiled its 2019 Transit Connect Wagon at the Chicago Auto Show. The Blue Oval is marketing the 7 passenger van to Baby Boomers and entrepreneurs. Ford is touting that the vehicle is full of tech, safety, and space “without the minivan price tag.” Transcript: This van is aimed at Baby Boomers The Ford Transit Connect Wagon unveiled at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show. Ford is marketing the Wagon to Baby Boomers. Who want space, versatility, and technology “without the expensive minivan price
Hyundai’s new Plug-in has a range of 590 miles Hyundai revealed the 2018 Sonata Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show. The Plug-in Hybrid includes a 50 kW electric motor battery pack and has a combined range of 590 miles. The two Sonatas will be built in Asan, Korea. Transcript: Hyundai’s new Plug-in has a range of 590 miles Hyundai revealed its redesigned sonata Hybrid and Plug-in Hybrid models at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show. Blind-spot detection, rear cross-traffic alert,
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the unique Ford Performance Buzz Car is a custom Ford Focus RS incorporating wearable and artificial intelligence technology to animate the driver’s emotions in real time across the car’s exterior.
Rhino GX Executive is a luxury SUV from the California startup, U.S. Specialty Vehicles. The Rhino is built on a Ford Super Duty chassis and is nearly 19 feet long. It comes with either a 6.7L power stroke turbo diesel V8 engine, or a 6.8L naturally aspirated V10. The rear holds a 40-inch television with an intercom system. For more details head over to http://bit.ly/2ES8UZq
The Nissan Xmotion (pronounced “cross motion”) is a three-row SUV concept that showcases the automakers design future. It draws inspiration from classical Japanese landscape. For more coverage of the NAIAS 2018 head over to https://www.autoblog.com/detroit-auto-show/
Volkswagen has revealed its 2019 Jetta at the Detroit Auto Show. The all new Jetta will get a new techy package for the 2018 year. It will be built on the MQB platform and will feature a digital cockpit with driver assistance features. Here is more coverage of NAIAS 2018.
The Ford Ranger mid-size pickup is returning. It's been seven years since American shoppers could purchase Ranger but Ford is bringing it back. Production will begin on Ranger in late 2018. Ranger will feature a 2.3-L EcoBoost engine with a 10-speed automatic transmission. For more coverage of the NAIAS 2018 head over to https://www.autoblog.com/detroit-auto-show/
Ford announced that the Edge SUV will get an ST version. The Edge ST will have an output of 335 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque. This is Ford’s first SUV to get the ST badge. For more coverage of the 2018 Detroit Auto Show head over to https://www.autoblog.com/detroit-auto-show/