Category Archives: AUTOS

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Here’s The Xiaomi Mi Electric Scooter That You May Not Know Existed

The soon-to-be-listed China electronics giant/handset maker Xiaomi is really the provision shop of gadgets. Man, there’s nothing this company does not want to make. Xiaomi’s products are coming onto the market too fast, too furious and odds are, we may miss some interesting stuff every now and then. Speaking of missing, the Xiaomi Mi Electric Scooter is one of those interesting products we have missed. Initially, I thought of just letting it past, but then I saw it in person and boy, was I smitten by it. To be clear, I did not test drive it, but I did “caressed” it for a bit and I was impressed by both its aesthetic, the attention to detail and the build. Continue reading Here’s The Xiaomi Mi Electric Scooter That You May Not Know Existed

Someone Is Crowdfunding To Build A Classy Three-wheeled Electric Car

The future of automobile is clearly electric. While you already suspect it is so, what’s your thought on how the car of near future will look like? As sleek as Tesla automobiles? Well, one Estonian by the name of Roman Muljar begs to differ. He thinks classic look is the way to go and hence, this three-wheeled electric car called Nobe 100. It is a strangely attractive car. Sporting a 60s classic look, in a three-wheel configuration that will surely turn heads. Continue reading Someone Is Crowdfunding To Build A Classy Three-wheeled Electric Car

A Dirt Bike Motor Turned A Barbie Ford Mustang Into A Drift Beast

Well, this one is going to make Ken looks like a wuss (not that he isn’t anyways). The dudes over at YouTube channel Grind Hard Plumbing Co has turned a Power Wheels Barbie Ford Mustang into a crazy ride that will most definitely win the world famous plastic doll with unrealistically proportional body shape the fastest doll ever. Unfortunately, Barbie won’t get to ride it. In fact, we are glad that she can’t. We don’t wish to be seeing Chucky on the loose. Continue reading A Dirt Bike Motor Turned A Barbie Ford Mustang Into A Drift Beast

Porsche Brought Its First Sports Car Back To Life As A Show Car

Eight months is how long it takes for Porsche to bring back its first sports car, the Porsche 356 “No. 1” Roadster, back to life. For a car this old, restoring it to its original form was a daunting task. Undaunted, Porsche Museum took a 3-D scan of the actual classic before superimposing the virtual model onto the scanned design drawings from 1948. Continue reading Porsche Brought Its First Sports Car Back To Life As A Show Car

Elon Musk “Announced” Tesla Model 3 Performance Model Over Twitter

As it is, Elon Musk’s Tesla is struggling to meet the demand for the Tesla Model 3 which was unveiled two years ago, but that does not stop the CEO from enticing fans further. Musk, as usual, as taken to Twitter to announce an all-wheel drive Model 3 Performance Model. Yup. You heard that right. Already. Not sure when will this materialize, though. Continue reading Elon Musk “Announced” Tesla Model 3 Performance Model Over Twitter

Hello Kitty Shinkansen To Arrive On June 30, Interior Unveiled

Remember the Hello Kitty-themed Shinkansen? Well, the latest words are, it will be departing starting June 30, 2018. Back in March, we only get a glimpse of the exterior, which kind leaves fans high and dry, but last week, JR West (West Japan Railway Co.) has unveiled what the mouthless cat-themed bullet train’s interior will look like. As reported previously, not the entire train’s interior will be Hello Kitty-themed. A great relief for those who have distaste for kawaii stuff. Continue reading Hello Kitty Shinkansen To Arrive On June 30, Interior Unveiled

You Know What? Vespacross Is A Thing And It Is Pretty Damn Awesome

You know the motorsports, rally? And I am sure you are familiar with motocross too. The former is car racing not on circuit and often involving dirt and snow, while the latter is dirt bike racing that involves dirt track and a lot of breathtaking jumps. Well, now, meet Vespacross. It is the motocross you know, but competed by Vespa – modified to do scramble over dirt tracks and make jumps, of course. Like rally motorsports, they race on icy grounds too. Continue reading You Know What? Vespacross Is A Thing And It Is Pretty Damn Awesome

Leather Top Air Filter Wants To Add Color And Style To Your Cafe Racer

Unlike cars, nearly everything on a motorcycle are laid out in plain sight and as such, style-conscious folks may want components and parts that are fitting with their style. If you concur and ride a two-wheeler, specifically a cafe racer, then the DNA Universal Leather Top Air Filter is for you. The star design feature of this universal air filter is obvious: it is the colored synthetic leather top. Leather, genuine or not, is not new to motorcycles. It can be found on the handles, saddles and just about anywhere, but leather top air filter has got to be the first. Continue reading Leather Top Air Filter Wants To Add Color And Style To Your Cafe Racer

Nissan Armada “Mountain Patrol” Looks Better Than It Was On Visuals

The overland SUV Nissan Truck asked fans help to “design” is finally ready. Nissan officially took the wrap off the final vehicle on Wednesday at Flagstaff, Arizona, U.S.A. ahead of its grand debut at the Overland Expo WEST this weekend. If you haven’t already heard, this SUV is unique in that some of its modifications and equipment specs are opinions from fans gathered through a poll carried out on @NissanUSATrucks Instagram and Facebook page. Continue reading Nissan Armada “Mountain Patrol” Looks Better Than It Was On Visuals

Hennessey Jeep Trackhawk Has 1,012HP, Wiped 1/4 Mile In 10.7s

What’s your impression of a Jeep? Probably just a good, off-road family car, but never a speed demon. Well, that is until 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk comes around. Armed with a supercharged 6.2L HEMI V8 engine, this monster of SUV rockets from 0-60 (0-97 km/h) in 3.5 seconds and ripped through the quarter mile in 11.6s. Astounding, indeed. That’s super duper quick for a SUV, but for the folks at Hennessey Performance, it is never enough. Continue reading Hennessey Jeep Trackhawk Has 1,012HP, Wiped 1/4 Mile In 10.7s