Category Archives: Transportation

Study: Red Light Cameras Increase Crashes

Here’s some interesting news I kind of saw coming. Where I live, some traffic lights are equipped with Red Light Cameras. These cameras automatically photograph the license plate of drivers who run the red light. This seems like a great … Continue reading

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Aptera Update + Video

The folks over at Popular Mechanics were able to finagle an exclusive test drive and interview of the upcoming Aptera Typ-1. For those uninitiated, the Aptera Typ-1 is an all-electric plug in vehicle coming to market in 2009 for under … Continue reading

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150 MPG Toyota Prius

Since I’ve been writing a rash of car-related posts (Aptera‚Äôs 300 Mpg Car, Future Of Cars) this entry seems like a good continuation. In the first quarter of 2008, A123 Systems and Hymotion plan to market a $9500 USD add-on … Continue reading

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Aptera’s Sub-$30K, 300 Mpg Car Will Be Here In 2009

This is a brief update to a post I made a while back (The Future Of Cars) Aptera has released an update on it’s upcoming 300 Mpg car. This car really approaches transportation from a very different vantage than does … Continue reading

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The Future Of Cars

This post is off my normal topics, but something I find important. We’ve all seen gas prices climb around $3 USD per gallon of gasoline. Also seen conflict in the Middle East and elsewhere. While there’s some connection between current … Continue reading

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