Posts Tagged: VEHICLES

MANHACKS

Quadrocopters Can Be Dirty Hippies, Too

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"Kick it over here," said the quadrocopter, before murdering everyone.

Batman

na na na na na na na na BATVAN

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What you see here is a king among <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/tag/vans">rape vans</a>, or as we call them here in the Uproxx offices, "molestation enthusiast conveyances".

Batman

This is the Custom Car Gotham Deserves

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Bob Dullam, a props artist from Michigan, deserves some props himself  -- *lifts megaphone, waits for feedback to subside, clears throat* SEE WHAT I DID THERE.

COOL

The Flying Parachute Jesus Car Isn’t a Joke?

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Steve Saint of i-Tec had a problem to solve; how do doctors, missionaries, etc.

buses

Will The Traffic-Eating Bus Catch On In America?

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You might remember that we'd previously reported on <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/gammasquad/2010/08/china-to-turn-buses-into-end-bosses">the traffic-gulping two-story bus</a> that China was so excited about.

FOCUS DESIGNS

Is This the Dorkiest Method of Transportation Ever Conceived?

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Look, I'm not going to lie here: in high school, as I lacked the confidence to do things like talk to girls, I spent a lot of time studying the "circus arts", which is a fancy way of saying I spent hours teaching myself to juggle.

COMPUTERS

Google Has Been Secretly Testing Self-Driving Cars

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Google has spent beekeeper at their campus, etc.

JAPAN

RatCar? RatCar.

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Damn it, Japan.

CARS

Automotive X-Prize Winners Announced

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The 30-month-long <a href="http://www.progressiveautoxprize.org/">Progressive Automotive X-Prize</a> for marketable 100 MPGe* cars has come to an end, with three cars out of the 111 original teams splitting the $10 million prize.

HALF LIFE

What's That Terrifying Quadrocopter Doing Now?

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We've been following Daniel Mellinger and Vijay Kumar's work at UPenn's <a href="http://widget.uproxx.com/b/130/http://www.grasp.upenn.edu/" target="_blank">GRASP Lab</a> for awhile, mostly so we can be cursed to know the exact nature of our death, like a cyclops.

BEN GULAK

Tank Skateboard Eats Segways For Breakfast

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<a href="http://bpgulak.com/">Ben Gulak</a> at <a href="http://bpg-werks.com/military/">BPG Werks</a> put up some new videos for his DTV (Dual Tracked Vehicle) Shredder, which is a fancy way of saying it's a tank skateboard.

HELICOPTER

Beer-Fetching Robot Is The Solution You Didn’t Know You Needed

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Don't you hate it when you leave a perfectly good can of Guinness just lying on the ground somewhere.

Alcohol

Ridin’ Dirty With The News

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New Zealander Michael Wiles was riding his motorcycle when he noticed a barbecue grill discarded along the side of the road, so he did the only logical thing: wear it as a shirt and try to ride home at speeds of up to 46 mph on a busy freeway.

COOL

I’m On A Shark!

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Rob Innes and Dan Piazza built their first submersible personal watercraft twelve years ago, and now run a company called Innespace, which sells the They're still working on a model that can also do barrel rolls.

BUILDS

Jet-Powered School Bus Tops Out At 367mph

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We weren't planning on turning this morning into a parade of awesome modified vehicles, but when the magic happens you just gotta lie back and think of England.

BUILDS

They See Him Rollin’, They Hatin’

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Milo and some of his friends in the Netherlands put their engineering skills to the test using an old diesel VW Golf.


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