Category Archives: CARS

All things that rolls on four wheels (sometimes three), gas or electric powered.

Japan’s Red Ladybug Is The Answer To Places Isolated By Natural Disasters

This is Red Ladybug Off-road Fire Truck from Japan’s Morita Group. When it comes to emergency response, no one knows it better than the Japanese. Thus, you can trust Japanese designers to come solutions that will enable first responders to respond the inevitable efficiently. The Red Ladybug is one such solutions. Designed as a multi-purpose first responder vehicle for disasters like earthquake, typhoon, landslide and more, Red Ladybug is highly maneuverable through unforgiving conditions, so that first responders could lend help to places isolated by natural disasters. Continue reading Japan’s Red Ladybug Is The Answer To Places Isolated By Natural Disasters

2018 Infiniti Project Black S Is A Hybrid, Has 560 HP And 4-Second Car

You know how automakers often say their involvement in motorsports like Formula 1 helps in advancing the tech on road-going cars? Well, the 2018 Infiniti Project Black S Prototype you see here is one example of that. The Infiniti Project Black S Prototype is a follow up to Nissan luxury marque’s 2017 Infiniti Project Black S design study and it is a platform that showcases how the dual-hybrid electric powertrain technology found on Formula 1 race car can be applied to a road car – drawing on the expertise from across the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance. Continue reading 2018 Infiniti Project Black S Is A Hybrid, Has 560 HP And 4-Second Car

Mazda Rotary Engine Will Live On… As An EV Range-Extender

Finally, Mazda is getting into the electric vehicle bandwagon… in 2020. The Hiroshima headquartered automaker will launch its first EVs in 2020 as part of the company’s ’Sustainable Zoom-Zoom 2030’ long-term technology development program. Well, I guess it’s better late than never, right? Anyways, this is not an automobile blog and usually, this kind of ‘news’ is not exactly our forfeit and it will be here taking up precious post space, but this one is different because, it involves my all-time personal favorite engine invention: the rotary engine, AKA Wankel engine. Continue reading Mazda Rotary Engine Will Live On… As An EV Range-Extender

Porsche 935 Clubsport Race Car Is A Smorgasbord Of Porsche’s Best Cars

Don’t like the glitz and glamor that comes with a race car driver’s career? Well, you need not put yourself through the nonsense of screaming manager and scheming fellow team mates. Just grab yourself this: Porsche 935 Clubsport Race Car, and you will feel like you are in the team, with a pretend race car driver’s career, without those nonsensical stuff. Continue reading Porsche 935 Clubsport Race Car Is A Smorgasbord Of Porsche’s Best Cars

Is It Just Me Or The Peugeot e-Legend Concept Does Look Like A Mustang?

This is Peugeot e-LEGEND CONCEPT, the French automaker’s vision of the future of driving that’s boring. Peugeot said it has a “realistic and radically modern template.” In other words, it is car with a form that may materialize, eventually, unlike many such “vision” concepts. I am talking about you BMW and Mercedes-Benz. Anyways, regarding the look… while I agree it looks absolutely “realistic,” but I can’t help but to see Ford Mustang in it. Come on. Don’t tell me you did not see the same. That is not say that it isn’t gorgeous. It certainly is. Continue reading Is It Just Me Or The Peugeot e-Legend Concept Does Look Like A Mustang?

Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The New BMW Z4

BMW took the wrap of the new BMW Z4 roadster at Pebble Beach last month (August 23, 2018) with the 2019 BMW Z4 M40i First Edition with the promised of more details of further engine variants, technical innovations and the diverse equipment features of the two-seater on 19 September 2018. And so, here we are today, with everything that you need to know about this new, delightful open-top sports car that money can buy. Continue reading Here’s Everything You Need To Know About The New BMW Z4

Mercedes-Benz’s First Electric SUV Has 300 kW, Makes 0-62 In 5.1s

The dreamy, sci-fi-ish Vision URBANETIC may not materialize soon enough for most of us to enjoy, but there’s a more down-to-earth ride which today’s mortals may get to savor. We are talking about the recently unveiled Mercedes-Benz EQC, the pointed star marque’s first electric SUV. Sporting a suitable-for-today’s beings look, the EQC is powered by two electric motors, one front and one rear, to offer a combined output of 300 kW (402 HP) and it has a projected 22.2 kWh/100 km consumption that will yield a range of over 450 km (280 miles). Continue reading Mercedes-Benz’s First Electric SUV Has 300 kW, Makes 0-62 In 5.1s

Vision URBANETIC Is Mercedes-Benz’s Bold Vision Of Future Mobility

Mercedes-Benz has unveiled a super cool urban mobility concept called Mercedes-Benz Vision URBANETIC. Mercedes-Benz Vision URBANETIC is essentially a platform described as a “completely new mobility concept for on-demand, efficient, comfortable and sustainable mobility.” So yeah, it is bus/van, alright and it, being a ride of the future, is electric drive and it is also autonomous. A mobile app will allow passengers of the future to book a ride on this fit for Minority Report mass transportation. Though it can’t climb wall and drop you straight at your apartment, yet. Continue reading Vision URBANETIC Is Mercedes-Benz’s Bold Vision Of Future Mobility

Mikro MM1 Is A Tiny Electric “Supercar” That Is Super Adorable

At a glance, the Mikro MM1 looks like a Choro-Q version of a Lamborghini supercar, but this thing here is no kawaii toy; it is a full-fledged electric car, or an electric supercar, to be precise. It is goofy. It is weirdly adorable, and more importantly, it is a real car. Perhaps, that’s how (the cute look) consummates the company’s slogan of “changing the world one smile at a time” because, it does put a smile on my face. I am sure it will for you too. Lets face it. How can the Mikro MMI not put a smile on anyone’s face? This thing here is impossibly cute. Continue reading Mikro MM1 Is A Tiny Electric “Supercar” That Is Super Adorable

Volvo’s New Autonomous Concept Is Basically A Mobile Bedroom

Afraid of flying? Well, fret not because, in future you may be able to embrace the safety of the land and travel in absolute comfort in an autonomous car like the newly unveiled Volvo 360c Autonomous Concept Car which will make you feel like you are traveling in a $20,000 per flight suite on an Airbus A380. It is all-electric and fully autonomous, obviously, and it has a panoramic sweeping glass dome so you can count the stars, lying down, as the car hits the road. Continue reading Volvo’s New Autonomous Concept Is Basically A Mobile Bedroom