My recent drive of the new Mercedes E350 Coupe and E500 Saloon, with radar cruise control, had me wondering if these were mere cars or perhaps stealthy robotic butlers.
The Caterham Levante is the brainchild of a nutjob called Russell Savoury. Mr Savoury basically took two 1000cc 5-valve Yamaha motorbike engines, and connected them together to make a V8 that revs to 11,000RPM and sounds like a choir of demons. He then stuck this engine in a Caterham, which is already your classic power-to-weight […]
The NZ Transportation Agency has indicated that Auckland motorways will be getting new “high-tech sensors” to relay congestion information to a bunch of signs, which in turn will tell motorists what the likely travel time will be. This is cool, but I can’t help but wonder if an intelligent GPS network would be more appropriate? […]