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Chevrolet Reveals New All-Electric Spark EV Mini Car for Their 100th Anniversary

Chevrolet Reveals New All-Electric Spark EV Mini Car for Their 100th Anniversary

Adding to Chevrolet's already impressive portfolio of fuel efficient vehicles, the all electric Spark EV will run on a nanophosphate lithium-ion battery pack supplied by A123 Systems. Feedback from

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The KTM E3W Electric Concept Features Lamborghini-Style Scissor Doors for Tight Urban Spaces

The KTM E3W Electric Concept Features Lamborghini-Style Scissor Doors for Tight Urban Spaces

We recently saw a new crop of open-wheeled concept cars at the Frankfurt Motor Show that boasted electric motors and futuristic good looks. Here's another take on that idea, the KTM E3W, recently released

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reCycle: Intricate Clocks Made Out of Repurposed Motorcycle Parts

reCycle: Intricate Clocks Made Out of Repurposed Motorcycle Parts

ReCycle Clocks is a company that specializes in turning defunct motorcycle parts into quirky timepieces. The clocks are created using metal scraps from old motorcycles (and recently bikes), meaning that

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TOILET BIKE NEO: Crazy Poop-Powered Motorcycle to Travel Across Japan!

TOILET BIKE NEO: Crazy Poop-Powered Motorcycle to Travel Across Japan!

In just under a week, the toilet bike will begin a 100% biogas-fueled journey from Kyushu to Tokyo, making press stops to answer questions by inevitably bewildered spectators. Toilet Bike Neo’s commode

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VIDEO: All-Electric Tron Lightcycle Hits the Streets!

VIDEO: All-Electric Tron Lightcycle Hits the Streets!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=irkxIpNBJJU The Lightcycle comes complete with a TRON-style helmet for the rider, and with a flip of a switch the bike's LED lights fire up,

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Our Favorite Green Designs from Tent London at the London Design Festival

Our Favorite Green Designs from Tent London at the London Design Festival

Seen in the image above, the Origami Hunter heads by Si Studio are striking animal shaped paper lamps that are worlds apart from the real head mounts you may find on people's walls. These bright origami

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The Farm Art Hotel Delights Guests With Recycled Art and Farm Fresh Food

The Farm Art Hotel Delights Guests With Recycled Art and Farm Fresh Food

The Farm features work by artists both emerging and established, and focuses on those who use recycled or repurposed materials. Each of the six rooms has its own character and décor, and each either

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Embry-Riddle Students Make History With “Eco Eagle” Hybrid Propulsion Aircraft

Embry-Riddle Students Make History With “Eco Eagle” Hybrid Propulsion Aircraft

Students at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University recently demonstrated an aviation first by cruising the sky in a hybrid propulsion aircraft. A team of nearly 200 students spent the last year and a half

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Frankfurt Motor Show: Husqvarna’s e-Go Electric Bike Looks Just Like a Motorcycle

Frankfurt Motor Show: Husqvarna’s e-Go Electric Bike Looks Just Like a Motorcycle

Among the many green offerings from the Frankfurt Motor Show is a new bike from Husqvarna called the e-go, an electric bicycle that looks just like a motorcycle but appears to be floating on air. The e-go

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Exoconcept EXO: A Carbon Fiber Electric Jet Ski James Bond Would Love

Exoconcept EXO: A Carbon Fiber Electric Jet Ski James Bond Would Love

We have been hot on the trail of some James Bond-worthy sustainable rides lately, and this goes right along. The Exoconcept EXO is a carbon fiber electric jet ski you ride in the prone position to escape

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World’s First Manned Electric Helicopter Takes Flight!

World’s First Manned Electric Helicopter Takes Flight!

Instead of a tail-rotor, which exacts a heavy load on the helicopter's battery, Chretien's helicopter uses a coaxial design with 2 counter-rotating rotors on top. This is a torque-balanced program that

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Sennheiser’s New Eco Turntables Are Easy on the Eyes, Ears, and Environment

Sennheiser’s New Eco Turntables Are Easy on the Eyes, Ears, and Environment

Sennheiser is one of the most iconic names in the audio and electronic business - everyone from the Beatles to Beyonce have used their microphones, headphones, and speakers. In an attempt to connect

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Madella Simone’s Tesla E-Max Bike Converts Pressure To Power

Madella Simone’s Tesla E-Max Bike Converts Pressure To Power

The Tesla E-Max bike by Madella Simone is not just a pretty electric face. This motorcycle is covered in piezoelectric material that converts compression strength to power. And that's not all. A second

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Electric Killacycle Killajoule Aims To Be The Fastest Motorcycle Ever – Of Any Kind

Electric Killacycle Killajoule Aims To Be The Fastest Motorcycle Ever – Of Any Kind

Electric motorcycles are fast, but until now they were only raced amongst themselves, separating the land speed records of traditional motorcycles and electric motorcycles into two groups. The land speed

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Zvezdan Nedeljković’s ParaMoto Trike Is the World’s First Paragliding Motorcycle!

Zvezdan Nedeljković’s ParaMoto Trike Is the World’s First Paragliding Motorcycle!

Have you ever dreamed of riding a motorcycle down a mountainside and jumping off a cliff to paraglide over the ocean? Yes? Well, we've got just the vehicle for you, James Bond. The ParaMoto Trike by

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VIDEO: Watch the Lightning SuperBike Top 200 MPH and Break a Land Speed Record!

VIDEO: Watch the Lightning SuperBike Top 200 MPH and Break a Land Speed Record!

Last week we announced that the Lighting Electric SuperBike broke the land speed record for electric motorcycles at the Bonneville Salt Flats Speed Week by jumping over 200 miles per hour -- eventually

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Performance Concepts’ MXB Shocker Is an Electric Motorcycle You Stand On

Performance Concepts’ MXB Shocker Is an Electric Motorcycle You Stand On

Last year, a new stand-on electric motorcycle made its debut, defying categorization. Performance Concepts Inc.'s 2011 MXB Shocker motocrossboard was a hand-controlled two-wheel electric vehicle that

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Quimera’s New AEGT01 Racer Could be the Most Powerful Electric Car on Earth

Quimera’s New AEGT01 Racer Could be the Most Powerful Electric Car on Earth

Electric cars are about to get a whole lot tougher -- as Quimera is set to unveil what could be “most powerful electric car on earth”. Their new, super fast AEGT01 electric muscle car uses high-power

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Lightning Motorcycles Breaks 200 MPH Electric Bike Speed Record!

Lightning Motorcycles Breaks 200 MPH Electric Bike Speed Record!

Lighting Motorcycles just raised the bar for green transportation as it shattered the land speed record for electric bikes. Rider Paul Thede clocked in a blazing average of 206.079 miles per hour at the

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BRD Unveils Sexy New Redshift Electric Motorcycles

BRD Unveils Sexy New Redshift Electric Motorcycles

Last night Bay Area startup BRD officially unveiled the RedShift MX motocrosser and the RedShift SM supermoto -- two new all-electric, zero-emissions motorcycles aimed at converting the gas-guzzling

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Yong Ho Ji’s Stirring Sculptures are Crafted from Layers of Recycled Tires

Yong Ho Ji’s Stirring Sculptures are Crafted from Layers of Recycled Tires

From afar, the sculptures are surprisingly realistic, until a closer look reveals that what you thought was a horse-like figure, in fact has the tail of a chicken and stands on cows legs. The artist

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Orphiro’s Electric Motorcycle Captivates with its Cool and Classic Style

Orphiro’s Electric Motorcycle Captivates with its Cool and Classic Style

We all love the idea of an electric motorcycle -- it's efficient, quiet and an all around a great option for sustainable mobility. That being said, we have to admit to wondering when they would

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Terrafugia’s Transition Flying Car Plane Can Drive Itself Home From the Airport

Terrafugia’s Transition Flying Car Plane Can Drive Itself Home From the Airport

  Flying cars are here! Well, “roadable planes” are at least. The Terrafugia Transition is a two-seat prop plane that can legally drive itself home from the airport, converting from a

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BMW’s New Motorrad E-Scooter Concept Is a Blazing Electric Ride

BMW’s New Motorrad E-Scooter Concept Is a Blazing Electric Ride

The all new BMW Motorrad E-Scooter Concept promises to be the perfect means of transportation for the future urban dweller. The scooter has an all-electric drive train, top speeds that are safe for

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Infineon Raceway Unveils Massive 353 KW Solar Array – Exclusive Photos!

Infineon Raceway Unveils Massive 353 KW Solar Array – Exclusive Photos!

Panasonic started installing solar panels at Infineon Raceway last November, and they just announced the completion of the project this past weekend. The arrays feature Panasonic's high-quality HIT

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Souped-Up Electric VW Bug Goes a Record Breaking 0-60mph in 1.6 Seconds

Souped-Up Electric VW Bug Goes a Record Breaking 0-60mph in 1.6 Seconds

The Bugatti Veyron is considered the fastest car in the world with a top speed of 264 mph. With an engine capable of going from 0-60mph in 2.5 seconds, it's hard to think of a contender who could grab the

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Brammo Empulse Electric Motorcycle Sets New Lap Record at A123 System’s TTXGP

Brammo Empulse Electric Motorcycle Sets New Lap Record at A123 System’s TTXGP

Brammo's Empulse electric motorcycle set a new lap record this past weekend at the Infineon Raceway. Running against just three other bikes in the TTXGP class, the Empulse lapped the slowest car three

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“Spiderman” Launches Lawless EV Rocket Bike To New Record

“Spiderman” Launches Lawless EV Rocket Bike To New Record

At Virginia Motorsports Park last week, Larry “Spiderman” McBride took the Lawless EV Racing Rocket drag racing bike to a new world electric drag racing record of 7.246 seconds while reaching

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Staxxon’s Collapsible Containers Could Revolutionize Global Shipping Industry

Staxxon’s Collapsible Containers Could Revolutionize Global Shipping Industry

The humble shipping container has truly come into its own over the last decade as architects and designers have innovated ump-teen new ways of re-purposing the standardized metal box. But what about the

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