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Futuristic NASA Mars Rover Is How Humans Will Roll On The Red Planet

Mars is currently explored by robotic rovers, but in future, it will be done by humans and the futuristic vehicle you see here could be the Mars-mobile of choice. Built by Parker Brothers Concepts with advice of NASA engineers, this futuristic military-ish 6,000 lbs (2,721 kilograms) six-wheeler has room for up to four passengers and not surprisingly, it can also serve as a mobile laboratory when roaming around the Red Planet. The vehicle may look small from the image, with a rather large cockpit to body ratio, but looks can be deceiving as it actually stretches a lengthy 28 feet (8.5 meters) long, 14 feet (4.3 meters) wide and 11 feet (3.3 meters) tall. Continue reading Futuristic NASA Mars Rover Is How Humans Will Roll On The Red Planet

Batman Tumbler Replica for Gumball 3000 Rally

how would you spend 1.6 million dollars? plenty of ways, i guess. but for the folks at Team Galag, it means splurging all of it to put together a real life, road legal Batman Tumbler Replica. but why do they even want to do that? the reason is obvious: it is because they can and not only they can, they are going to put this awesome machine to the pace at the upcoming Gumball 3000 Rally, happening at Copenhagen starting May 18, 2013. of course, this isn’t the first Tumbler we have seen; we have seen Bob Dullam did it, but this one is different: it is going to the race. with some 400 hp squeezed out from its non-fire breathing 6.2-liter V8 engine, it makes a modest top speed of just 100 mph (160 km/h) – a speed that is obviously not going to win the race, but certainly will inject some fun into this year’s race event. Continue reading Batman Tumbler Replica for Gumball 3000 Rally