American interior designer Kelly Wearstler has designed a virtual garage in the desert that she imagines housing basketball player LeBron James' electric Hummer. Informed by California's modernist architecture and the landscape around Joshua Tree, the house-garage hybrid was designed to mark the launch of the electric Hummer with James envisioned as the client. "I imagined … Continue reading LeBron James gets a virtual garage in the desert for his electric Hummer.
Mazibuko MotorsFounded in July 2020 by innovative entrepreneur Nhlanhla Mazibuko, the car tech startup aims to fast track the transition from fossil fuel-based transportation to a tailpipe-free one through the introduction of battery electric vehicles. “We are currently the only startup (that we know of) developing full passage battery electric vehicles from the ground up, … Continue reading South African tech startup launches first electric Car
The entertainment mogul announced earlier this week that he will be creating his own line of supercars with the help of a former Tesla engineer. This latest move by Miller adds to the long list of achievements he has amassed over the course of his illustrious career in the world of business. Trion SuperCars is the … Continue reading Master P Teams Up W/ Former Tesla Engineer, Unveils New Line of Black-Owned ‘Supercars’
Virgin has released a concept video that gives a pretty detailed picture of how it imagines its Hyperloop to be when it launches. Just two months ago, the company conducted its first crewed test, and now it’s showing how citizens will travel via Hyperloop. https://youtu.be/-zSWagCyWio The video is approximately two and a half minutes, featuring … Continue reading A first-person video of the passenger experience In Virgin’s Hyperloop.
The Boring Company (also known as TBC) is an American infrastructure and tunnel construction services company founded by Elon Musk. Its current and proposed projects are designed for loop intra-city transit systems although the company has stated that the Hawthorne test tunnel can support Hyperloop R&D and that current tunnels are being built so they … Continue reading theBrilliance * : What is The Boring Company
Elon Musk has become the wealthiest person on the planet, thanks to the continued rise in Tesla’s stock price. Musk is now worth around $191 billion, according to Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index. “How strange,” Musk tweeted Thursday. “Well, back to work …” Musk eclipsing Bezos’ own extravagant personal wealth of around $187 billion marks the latest … Continue reading Elon Musk just became the richest person in the world at $190 Billion
The fifth generation of the popular Jeep Grand Cherokee has been expanded—literally—by adding a stretched seven-passenger version that debuts as the 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L. With consumers champing at the bit for more SUVs (and more Jeeps), Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is building on that momentum with a new addition to the lineup: a midsize-plus … Continue reading Jeep Just Unveiled its All-New 3-row Grand Cherokee L.
After rebranding with three-dimensional, chrome-effect logos in the 80s and 90s, carmakers from Nissan to BMW are reverting to flat designs to retain relevance in the digital world. We've rounded up seven examples. Simplified, two-dimensional logos replicate better on screens and in miniature as app icons, prompting designers to ditch the three-dimensional logos that were … Continue reading Why These Car Brands have Returned to Flat Logo Designs
Japan still holds the world record. With a top speed of 603 km/hin testing, Japan’s SCMaglev train puts others in the shade. Its standard maximum operating speed is however slower than the Fuxing trains at 320 km/h. France’s TGV also has the capacity to hit greater speeds (575 km/h), but is likewise limited to 320 … Continue reading These are 10 of the world’s fastest trains
China has unveiled a prototype of a new magnetic levitation (maglev) train designed to reach speeds of up to 600 km/h. Maglev technology uses strong electromagnets which lift and propel the train forward on a cushion of air. Without the problem of friction between wheels and rails, maglev trains are able to hit greater speeds … Continue reading China Unveils Maglev train that could be faster than air travel