Category: Vehicle

Rechargeable Cordless Car: How it works

It is in the case of cars with electrical system, which must be recharged as any mobile phone or laptop. Currently several types of connectors (or plugs) are available for electric cars , according to the size of their batteries require more or less load time. How it works The wireless recharge is based on the inductive transmission of energy. Base is placed on the floor, with a coil through which electrical current passes. A receiving plate is located at the bottom of the car.

Your own spy plane

The CIA has eyes on us. Our movements are scrutinized by small unmanned flying machines that monitor our every move through their cameras and SIGEN us from above without being aware of it through their propellers. But it’s not necessary to belong to a governmental organization to monitor from the air or splash out on expensive Predator drones if you put your hands on one of these mills Aeryon you can see in operation after the jump and you can handle with a touchscreen. And there’s more. The ingenuity of Aeryon has four propellers that allow you to maintain a...

Parrot Asteroid’s Car radio connected to the web with GPS and Android applications

Parrot Asteroid in Italy presented a new car radio with 3.2 inch screen, leaving the traditional patterns by connecting to the Internet. Thanks to the Android operating system, Asteroid includes a GPS module and is connected via key 3G (sold separately). The interesting thing is that the geo-location that allows you to view points of interest, contact them by phone through Bluetooth and hands-free and plan your route to get there. Eco fuel, however, allows you to compare the prices of the nearest service station and get to choose which, if the cheapest or the one with the best price...

UNICEF Landmine Stickers, stickers to alert passers-by

A gadget is not necessarily electronic. It can also be paper, metal, wood. The important thing is that the construction elements used to give utility greater than their basic use. The paper and the glue used in Landmine Stickers, for example, designed to raise awareness among passers-by. The designer who did it respond to a request from UNICEF for a gadget capable of making people aware of the problem of landmines. Said than done. The sticker is a kind of wheel-shaped mine consists of two fronts: first, the design of a mine and the other the color of the floor...

Fuse, a high tech conceptual urban scooter

Fuse, a conceptual electric scooter might do well in the future of transportation. It is the work of designer Lance Cassidy. It is actually designed for urban residents. Fuse is a two-wheeled car, apparently lighter and more compact than today’s scooters. Moreover, it is foldable and occupies very little space when parked. From technological point of view, there is no exception, with its touch panel, GPS or its wireless connection to a smartphone and speedometer. The scooter has a battery that will charge an original way. Indeed, the charge is magnetic induction when the vehicle is parked on a lawn...

EAZ: transportation specialist staff

For people with limited mobility, there is not really spoiled for choice in terms of transportation. The Designer Grayson Stopp to remedy this small defect by offering an alternative to a wheelchair. Thus, the designer expressed his concept he called EAZ. It is a variant of the Segway since it leads up supported by two wheels. However, it can be used as a wheelchair with its head shrink. EAZ lead seems to be a breeze with its two adjustable handles that provide intuitive operation. The two wheels take on board sensors that constantly monitor the balance of the unit. EAZ...

Solowheel, a wheel to get around town

Solowheel is a new means of hyper simplistic transport. It is externally like a wheel with two platforms on which they set foot. The user leans slightly forward to accelerate and backwards to slow down. The concept of equilibrium is not a concern because Solowheel incorporates a self-balancing based on gyroscopic sensors. This 9 kg unicycle is powered by a lithium-ion 1000 W battery. Its range is two hours and refueled the load in 45 minutes. Solowheel seems more convenient than the electric bikes and segways due to a share of its size enabling it to go anywhere and its...

Pro e-Motorbike: bike made from Formula 1

Released in 2009 in Berlin, e-Motorbike Grace shifts into high gear. The first version was given to superlatives, we bet it will be the same with the Pro version that the German automaker has just presented. Hybrid of a bicycle and a motorcycle, e-Pro Motorbike can operate at a speed exceeding 45 km/h. Just like the old version, e-Pro Motorbike is handmade from pieces of the Eurofighter aircraft and parts of Formula 1. Its lightweight and virtually indestructible frame is manufactured with an aluminum alloy. At the handlebars, you can control the lights, the electric battery, the alarm system and...

E-Citroen 3pod Antistatic, an electric vehicle with 3 wheels

The manufacturer Citroen has recently organized a competition in the Royal College of Art, England. The competition named “Double Challenge” was to create revolutionary vehicle concepts very worn on the concepts of ecology and design for the future. Heikki Juvonen has emerged victorious thanks to its concept E-3pod Antistactic. This is a look at the vehicle from elsewhere, with three wheels and carrying a 100% electric motor. In other words, the vehicle corresponds perfectly to the expectations of the French firm. Two wheels are placed at the front and rear, we are entitled to a third wheel, larger and extending...