SCOOTER HATERS: Electric scooters attacked by angry Californians

Santa Monica – VIJAY SHAH via FOX News and other sources The U.S. state of California is well known for being at the vanguard of revolutionary new technologies, especially if they are environmentally friendly. Its also the birthplace of many a technological trend that has spread across the world. According to Fox News, however, there is one new eco-transport trend that has not only irritated some locals in the Golden State, it’s pushed them to commit vandalism against the objects fuelling that same trend. Electric two-wheeled scooters, usually popular with youngsters, have become the latest must-have kind to the environment … Continue reading SCOOTER HATERS: Electric scooters attacked by angry Californians

BLOODHOUND SSC: New 1000 mph supersonic vehicle unveiled

Bristol, UNITED KINGDOM VIJAY SHAH via Business Insider A new supersonic car was recently unveiled in the United Kingdom and could well shatter the record of the fastest speed of any land vehicle when it goes live in 2017. The Bloodhound SSC, developed by a team in Bristol, west England is the result of ten years of preparation, reports the Business Insider who gained exclusive access to the supercar yesterday. The fighter-jet like vehicle, built with the latest technology and highly dynamic with an elongated ‘nose’ and fins that look as if though they were borrowed from a Concorde, is expected … Continue reading BLOODHOUND SSC: New 1000 mph supersonic vehicle unveiled

PHOTO MOMENT: A classic car – the 1956 Jaguar XK140 DHC

The 1956 Jaguar XK140 DHC is one of those luxurious classic cars that evoke old-time gangsters and high-rollers highfaluting around New York‘s streets in one of those old black-and-white vintage movies. With its slender grill and large circular headlights bestowing upon the Jaguar XK140 DHC a cartoon character appearance, it is only when you take in the muscular and intense bodywork do you realise that this Jaguar is not an amusing joke. The legacy and reputation of Jaguar as a maker of cars that could dominate racing tracks at all the big circuits meant the XK140 was very much a statement of brute force … Continue reading PHOTO MOMENT: A classic car – the 1956 Jaguar XK140 DHC

COPS AND WHEELS: British police forces eye up 207mph supercar

Criminals will soon be going to find it a lot harder to outrun the police in the United Kingdom as forces will be gearing up to receive the latest weapon in their crime-fighting arsenal – a police car that can reach speeds of 207 miles per hour. Police forces across the country have registered their interest in the McLaren Spider 12C, a high-powered sports car that can reach 60 miles per hour in zero to sixty seconds. Each one costs £240,000 and comes complete with the official police livery of blue and green checks. The Vauxhall Astra – widely used by urban police forces, this … Continue reading COPS AND WHEELS: British police forces eye up 207mph supercar