Tallest Optimus Prime on the Planet makes his debut

Posted on February 1st, 2011 No Comments

While we wait, desperately, for the Autobots to make planet fall here on earth , welcoming images have already been set up in the far east. Our Chinese friends have now claimed the distinction of having the tallest Optimus Prime statue ever made – in Shenyang city.
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Alfa Romeo Giulietta makes it to NZ

Posted on February 1st, 2011 1 Comment

Given that the Alfa Romeo Giulietta was making its way to NZ as we write this article, we decided to do a small feature on this beauty. In Alfa Romeo’s Centenary year, the name Giulietta is a tribute to an automobile and an Alfa Romeo legend. In the Fifties, the Giulietta caught the imagination of car enthusiasts throughout the world, making the dream of owning an Alfa Romeo and enjoying its high level of comfort and technical excellence accessible for the first time. The following details are for the European market ; but they make for fantastic reading for any auto enthusiast. If not, simply have a look at the photos and the video that we managed to dig up.
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Blind get behind the wheel : Auto drive cars finally here

Posted on February 1st, 2011 No Comments

Herbie just went bananas. The car that can actually drive itself is finally here. The National Federation of the Blind (NFB), the oldest and largest organization of blind people in the nation, announced today that for the first time a blind individual has driven a street vehicle in public without the assistance of a sighted person.
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BMW Z5 : Futuristic V8 with a splendid design

Posted on February 1st, 2011 No Comments

Designed by Nobile-OT wth Turkish designers İsmet Çevik and Fatih Tezel at thehelm, the design is basically based on the BMW Z4.
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Mini Cooper manages to fit in 26 people : New world Record created

Posted on January 31st, 2011 No Comments

After the record of the Smart Fortwo where 19 gals made their way into it ; the Mini Cooper – which is not a lot bigger when you think of it is playing host to – 26 people. Oh and also, they did get the doors shut. Thats in a standard non-modified Mini Cooper.
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Smart USA makes first delivery State-side

Posted on January 31st, 2011 No Comments

The Yanks finally get the Smart car – something that EU has been raving about for a few years now. But knowing the American pasion for everything new, the Smart car should not be too slow on the uptake.
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Noble M600 : The car with a missile launch button

Posted on January 31st, 2011 No Comments

We kid you not ; its any guys dream come true. This car has a missile launch button which (does not launch missiles till you confirm your identity as Bond) but does switch off the traction control giving you complete control over the car. At high speeds, it should be the same thing , so we are not complaining. Especially given that the M600 is not to have ESP or ABS since a ‘real’ driver does not need either of these. Obviously, there is no paddle or auto shift either. Use the stick shift or loose the car.
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And Thats how the Japanese auction Cars (Hint : Its akin to gambling)

Posted on January 31st, 2011 No Comments

We are told that this is not even the biggest one – there are auctions which have buses running in a loop so that you can get from one place to another.
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