Archive for March, 2011

The 200kph MÜNCH TTE-1 Electric Superbike

Münch is one of those motorcycle brands that only really dedicated fans of two wheeled vehicles will remember. In short, Münch was/is a German motorcycle manufacturer that produced some remarkable bikes between 1966 and 1980 that used powerful car engines. The bikes are the stuff of legend and were only ever produced in very small numbers (think 15 at a time). Lanjut →

The ElectraFlyer X – 100% Electric Flight

This remarkable 2 seat plane is powered by a 50hp onboard electric motor and a lithium-polymer battery pack, it can reach speeds in excess of 100mph and can stay airborne for 2 hours non-stop. Originally based on a low-drag glider the ElectraFlyer X is set to cost $65,000 USD when it goes on sale in kit form.  Lanjut →

Shell Oil Study Confirms Peak Oil Is Upon Us

A new study by the Shell Oil Company called “Signals and Signposts” has been released confirming, or at the very least strongly suggesting, that we have already past Peak Oil and are currently in the decline phase. The decline phase is characterised by oil prices steadily climbing at oil production either stagnates or goes down. Lanjut →

First Pictures of the Stunning Electric Jaguar B99 by Bertone

Italian styling house Bertone has teamed up with Jaguar and taken a swing at designing the Jaguar sedan of the near-future with this stunning B99 electric 4-door. The B99 uses twin 150kW rear mounted electric motors and a lithium battery system coupled to a small 1.4 litre gasoline engine used to recharge the batteries on longer journeys. Lanjut →

First Pictures Of The VW Bulli – A Retrotastic 60s Van

VW are bringing back their classic 60s van with the Bulli concept, pictured above and below, the retro electric van features an iPad as the centre console and has seating for 6 in a unique 3+3 configuration. Lanjut →

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