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Scientists Unveil 3D Printed Aircraft Technology

BAE Systems has lifted the lid on some futuristic technologies that it claims could be incorporated in military and civil aircraft of 2040 or even earlier. Scientists and engineers from BAE Systems’ Research and Development team at Warton have revealed disclosed some ‘drawing board’ […]

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Tesla, Panasonic to Build US EV Battery Plant

Tesla and Panasonic have signed an agreement that lays out their cooperation on the construction of a large-scale battery manufacturing plant in the United States, known as the Gigafactory. According to the agreement, Tesla will prepare, provide and manage the land, buildings and utilities. […]

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Renault Previews New Renaultsport Trophy Race Car

Just over a month ago, Renault revealed a sketch that hinted at the lines of its future World Series race car. Today, the French carmaker has released a teaser rendering of the vehicle. To be called the R.S. 01, Renault says an intense programme of development […]

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UK Govt Okays Driverless Cars for Public Roads from 2015

Business Secretary Vince Cable has announced two new measures that give the green light for driverless cars to take to UK roads from January 2015. UK cities can now bid for a share of a £10 million competition to host a driverless cars trial. […]

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Range Rover Sport SVR Sets Nürburgring Record for SUVs

The Range Rover Sport SVR has lapped the famous Nordschleife circuit at the Nürburgring in Germany in 8 minutes 14 seconds, making it the fastest production SUV around the Nürburgring. The feat was carried out by a Land Rover driver testing a standard production […]

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