Category Archives: AUTOS

Autos covers everything that rolls, sails, flies and anything in between.

This Is R1T, Rivian’s Electric Pickup Truck With Supercar Performance

Within the category of electric vehicle, cars are a norm and so are trucks. However, small trucks, like pickup trucks, are still a rarity. Even more rarer is one that has performance in the supercar realm. The Rivian R1T Electric Pickup Truck is the rarity and yup, it has supercar performance too. And the look there is absolutely drool-worthy. It is unlike anything anyone have seen. Continue reading This Is R1T, Rivian’s Electric Pickup Truck With Supercar Performance

Window-Washing Drone Gets The Jobs Done Without Risking Human Lives

We are familiar with what drones can do. It can do aerial imaging, topography surveillance, building inspection, and even delivery of critical cargo like kidneys, and now, it is being used as an alternative to the dangerous job of skyscraper window-washing. At least, it is in Latvia where a company called Aerones is pioneering tall building washing using custom built, giant-ass drones. And how big are we talking about? Well, we are looking at about three-freaking-meter (nearly 10 feet!) in width – which is likely the largest drone outside of the military. Continue reading Window-Washing Drone Gets The Jobs Done Without Risking Human Lives

This Toyota Prius Has An M61 Vulcan Cannon Because, Why Not?

In a post-apocalypse world, everything should be in a chaos and as such, going clean and green is the last thing anyone will ever thing about. However, that does not mean you can’t. You can, in the event you survive the apocalypse, do what Black Rifle Coffee Company did: turn an eco-friendly Toyota Prius into a lean, mean war machine with a functioning M61 Vulcan cannon attached atop, readying to sweep down any advancing zombies and whatnot. Continue reading This Toyota Prius Has An M61 Vulcan Cannon Because, Why Not?

Here’s A Real-life BTTF DeLorean That Flies, Well, Kind Of…

What you see here is a hovercraft version of the iconic flying car from the second instalment of Back to the Future. I know right. If the DeLorean from the movie flies, surely it can skim over water too, right? Honestly, I don’t know if it could, but one thing for sure is, this DeLorean Hovercraft surely can. Except that this isn’t an actual DeLorean. It is a custom built hovercraft that has a shell that mimics the look of legendary DeLorean DMC-12 as featured in BTTF trilogy. Continue reading Here’s A Real-life BTTF DeLorean That Flies, Well, Kind Of…

Board Track-inspired Electric Bicycle Is Absolutely Drool-worthy

At a glance, Kosynier Boardtrack looks like a vintage board track motorcycle, but it is really not. It is actually an electric bicycle and that, my friends, is exactly its appeal. Board track racers were regular bikes that had undergone some serious weight shedding, throwing out everything that were deemed unnecessary, including the brakes. TBH, I have absolutely no idea how the hell brakes weren’t necessary for things that were going at speeds. Continue reading Board Track-inspired Electric Bicycle Is Absolutely Drool-worthy

Here’s the First Look At The New AI Race Car From Roborace

Roborace, the world’s first motorsports competition for human + machine teams, has offered the first look at the new competition vehicle for Season Alpha at the WebSummit conference in Lisbon, Portugal. The new race car, dubbed DevBot 2.0, is somewhat similar to the Robocar in technology, but with the addition of a cockpit to accommodate a human driver. You may remember Robocar from July when it made the first ever fully autonomous hillclimb at Goodwood Festival of Speed, relying only on sensors and artificial intelligence. Continue reading Here’s the First Look At The New AI Race Car From Roborace

This Is Harley Davidson’s Production-ready LiveWire Electric Bike

Just a few months ago, we heard that Harley-Davidson’s first all-electric two-wheelers is set to tear up the roads in 2019 and at last week’s EICMA Show, the American bike maker brought along a production version – now with dabs of orange paint job. Along with the production-ready model, Harley-Davidson also brought to the table some specification and details. Well, not so much of specifications to talk about, really, but it does have some details. Continue reading This Is Harley Davidson’s Production-ready LiveWire Electric Bike

This Incredible Invention Will Turn A 2WD Car Into An AWD Hybrid Car

Love the idea of hybrid vehicles, but disappointed that your favorite ride does not have that option? Fret not my friends because, there is the Orbis Ring-Driven Wheel. Not only will this revolutionary add-on electric drive will turn your gas guzzler into a hybrid, it will turn it into an all-wheel drive automobile. I know. It does sound a little too good to be true, but rest assure it is not. Orbis is real and it will forever change automobile industry. Continue reading This Incredible Invention Will Turn A 2WD Car Into An AWD Hybrid Car

Husqvarna Introduces First Electric Bike And New Gorgeous Models

Husqvarna Motorcycles, best known for their off-road dirt bikes, is finally getting into the electric bike game and it is starting with this little guy called EE 5. EE 5 takes is of a typical scrambler design with knobby tires, high-end chassis based on race proven technology, ergonomic bodywork with adjustable seat height, and WP suspension. It looks like what Husqvarna Motorcycles regular off-road two-wheelers, but only smaller and it is fully electric. Continue reading Husqvarna Introduces First Electric Bike And New Gorgeous Models

Skis-equipped Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Is Santa’s New Sleigh

2018 will come an end next month and you know what that means. This means that Christmas is upon us and everybody businesses, big and small, is banking on the season of buying, and Dodge is no exception. As the matter of fact, it is quick on drumming up the festivity, starting with a commercial called “Upgrade,” starring the mythical Santa played by former pro wrestler Bill Goldberg and a team of elves. Anyways, as you might have expected, the ad has Goldberg’s Santa looking at his old sleigh (after a grand WWE/WCW entrance) and proclaims “it’s time for an upgrade.” Continue reading Skis-equipped Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Redeye Is Santa’s New Sleigh