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Yokohama Rubber's Finned Tires Enhance Fuel Efficiency, Reduce Drag & Lift

Tire aerodynamics technology is set to soar now that tire manufacturer Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd. is testing finned tires. The unobtrusive but effective fins help reduce aerodynamic drag and lift for any vehicle they're installed on, thereby enhancing fuel efficiency and reducing the vehicle's carbon footprint.

XYN Bike Was Inspired By The Wings Of A Butterfly

XYN Bike is certainly a unique design. This conceptual electric bike, designed by Ishaan Bharat, borrows its shape and soft flowing lines from the butterfly. Not only is it nice to look at, it is solar powered and environmentally friendly.

Montanara Volta Is The World's Lightest Electric Bike

Electric bikes are becoming more and more popular, and as they are, the technology that goes into their making is improving. The motors are getting more powerful and smaller. The bikes are being fitted with more "smart" features. They are also getting lighter, and the lightest of them all is the Montanara Volta.

Hold On Tightly And SEABOB Cayago Will Take You For A Ride Under Or Over Water

Remember the underwater tow sled from the James Bond movie, Thunderball? SPECTRE forces used the sleds, equipped with twin-mounted spear guns, to propel them underwater and guard a nuclear bomb. If you want to get your hands on that same technology, the SEABOB Cayago is the personal watercraft for you.

Biogas From Manure To Power BMW's South Africa Plant

German automaker BMW is attempting to do its part when it comes to reducing its carbon footprint.

I Have To Wonder If This Back To The Future Golf Cart Can Go The Required 88 Miles-Per-Hour...

Okay.  It has a Mr. Fusion.  But can the Flux Capacitor... flux?  And does it have enough steel in the frame to protect the golfers within?

Bolt M1 Is Bringing The Moped Back In Style

The moped hit the height of its popularity in the 80s, before the scooter started gaining popularity. However, technological advances have seen just about any wheeled vehicle being fitted with electric motors, and the moped is no exception. Bolt Motorbikes has produced their own electric moped, the Bolt M1. It looks like a retro moped, but runs like a modern electric bike.

RYNO: Electric Attitude On One Wheel

The personal transportation market has seen more and more electric bikes, scooters, skateboards and the like appearing on the scene. Part scooter, part bike, part Segway and part unicycle, the RYNO stands out as the electric personal transportation vehicle with attitude.

New Airless Tires Will Never Go Flat

After years of discussion on the topic and countless attempts at making it a reality somebody's finally perfecting a tire for personal and commercial vehicles that won't go flat. Available in a variety of colors, non-pneumatic tires are the wave of the future.

A-Bike Is The World's Smallest, Lightest Foldable Electric Bike

If you're an urban commuter, close your eyes and picture your ideal means of transportation. Odds are you've pictured something that isn't going to make you a sweaty mess, something convenient to stow away at work, something that won't have you honking in traffic or looking endlessly for a parking spot. Odds are you've pictured something like the A-Bike, the world's smallest, lightest foldable electric bike.