Ever get curious as to what the future transportation’s going to look like? I mean, not necessarily the over-the-top concept stuff, but just what we’ll be driving to and from work? Well, if Chevrolet has their way, it’ll look something like this:
That’s their latest hybrid. It runs on electricity unless it’s running out, then switches to gasoline if it needs to. According to Chevrolet, it’ll go about 40 miles without needing to hit the gasoline engine at all. Being as I drive about 5 to work, max, I could possibly go weeks without hitting the petrol at all. Pretty dang cool. Not only that, but it looks a lot cooler than my 2001 Town and Country. I’m waiting. Make it cheap and I’m all over it!
- July 20, 2006 -- Tesla Roadster (2)
First of all, look at this:
Now note that it goes from 0 to 60 in about four seconds.
Is this what you normally picture an ELECTRIC CAR being? A new age is here. This is very cool! The...
- August 30, 2005 -- Hydrogen and the price of gas? (0)
Check this presentation from Exxon out that Brian sent me:
Think this might be the real reason gas prices are suddenly skyrocketing?
Think it sounds crazy? Check this out:
- January 21, 2008 -- The Toyota of the 21st century? (0)
I can hear it now, the Beach Boys singing about cruising in their Li Shi Guang Ming. I can see the next Road Warrior cruising hard and slow in his Li Shi Guang Ming.
What I can't see is Detroit...
- June 5, 2008 -- Aptera Typ-1 (6)
Watch out GM, there's a new competitor in the hybrid market:
Actually, that's the rear of the Aptera. Pretty spacey lookin huh? Might explain some of the UFO sightings in California of late....
- June 13, 2008 -- Volkswagon’s hydrogen cars? (2)
Here is Volkswagon's vision of the future:
Now, this is pretty cool. More along the lines of appearing pretty normal. Now, according to Cnet, Volkswagon is expecting a consumer version of th...