Category: Cars

High performance fuel cell unveiled

High performance fuel cell unveiled

Intelligent Energy has unveiled an innovative 100kW automotive fuel cell, providing vehicle manufacturers with a new high performance option for their next generation of Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEVs). The system has been developed in response to increasing market demand for next generation, high power automotive fuel cell solutions and is the result of extensive research, engineering, cost reduction and […]

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Trucks are going on a diet

Trucks are going on a diet

Commercial vehicles are traditionally big and heavy. But, with diesel prices skyrocketing, the industry is hungry for fuel-efficient vehicles. Truck manufacturers are responding with aluminum, composites and other lightweight, corrosion-resistant materials. This trend is forcing assemblers to use new joining methods, such as structural adhesives. Caterpillar Inc. is world-famous for its bulky construction equipment containing lots of cast-iron parts. But, […]

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Are you a fan of Gran Turismo 6? Nissan has made a dream version of the car a reality!

Are you a fan of Gran Turismo 6? Nissan has made a dream version of the car a reality!

Thought digital race cars were just in the world of dreams and for fun only? These dream cars are used to spark engineers imagination and to hear the public’s reaction to them. Some of the elements within these games are mostly for the virtual world and just for fun but some have the ability to become a reality. Most of the […]

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Is this BMW’s toughest vehicle yet?

Is this BMW’s toughest vehicle yet?

In August, BMW showed off their brand new armoured X5 Security Plus SUV at the Moscow International Auto Salon. However, it was not done a unique way… Instead of simply displaying the car and explaining that the new X5 SUV was extremely tough, resistant and rugged the company proved it. How? They fired a machine gun and a rifle at […]

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How do you feel about driverless vehicles?

How do you feel about driverless vehicles?

Google, Audi and Ford have all been making headlines recently with driverless cars which have been gaining a lot of interest and support from those who are interested and have tested them. However, industrial machinery companies such as Caterpillar and Komatsu have also created their first fleet of experimental driverless trucks and they have been deployed in Western Australia. So […]

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