Volt Axis Ebike Review: Luxury Cycling

The bicycle has really come on in the last few years. For the first century that followed its invention, advances in bike tech were slow and modest. A better tyre. A lighter frame. Gears. Exotic handlebar shapes. Metallic paint. The word "Grifter." Someone had the idea of putting a bell on and that idea caught on and so forth. Read More >>

2016 Chevy Volt First Look: Less Concept, More Saloon

Instead of waiting for the North American International Auto Show in Detroit next week to finally unveil what the 2016 Chevy Volt looks like, General Motors pulled back the curtain on its new electric hybrid at CES just now. No details, no other specifics, just our first full look at the car. Read More >>

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Boeing’s Concept SUGAR Plane Plugs In Like a Prius

In November of 2011, American commercial airlines consumed 48.3 million gallons of fuel—every day—and paid a total of $49.8 billion that month to do so. And with increasingly tight operating budgets, fuel efficiency has quickly become a primary concern for the airlines. Boeing thinks one possible solution is its new plug-in hybrid jet concept that burns 70 percent less gas per flight with the help of local power grid. Read More >>

Why Are All the Olympic Athletes Wearing Bright Green Shoes?

If you were wondering why so many of the track and field athletes at the Olympics were wearing bright green shoes, here's why: they're all Nike athletes. And Nike has decided to go uniform across the globe on bright green shoes to grab your attention (and your money). It's probably working. Read More >>