Posts Tagged: transportation

Space Required to Transport 60 People

Imagine if we were even more like emails and took our house with us every where we went.  Space Required to Transport 60 People.

Space Required to Transport 60 People

Imagine if we were even more like emails and took our house with us every where we went.  Space Required to Transport 60 People.

Smarter than a Smart car: a Smart e-bike | Grist

Smarter than a Smart car: a Smart e-bike | Grist.  I guess I would one of these, it must be the consumer in me speaking.  To tell you all the truth I am not a big fan of the Smart

Smarter than a Smart car: a Smart e-bike | Grist

Smarter than a Smart car: a Smart e-bike | Grist.  I guess I would one of these, it must be the consumer in me speaking.  To tell you all the truth I am not a big fan of the Smart

This was just sitting at my corner gas station this morning

I was driving my daughter to school and as we passed the gas station she said “Wow dad, that’s one cool car” I didn’t get a good look at it and first thought she was talking about the Austin sitting

This was just sitting at my corner gas station this morning

I was driving my daughter to school and as we passed the gas station she said “Wow dad, that’s one cool car” I didn’t get a good look at it and first thought she was talking about the Austin sitting

Fahrradi Farfalla FFX could just be the world’s slowest supercar

For all of you bicycle enthusiasts out there here is a quad cycle powered by one or two humans Fahrradi Farfalla FFX could just be the world’s slowest super car. It’s not a super car nor from what I understand is

Fahrradi Farfalla FFX could just be the world’s slowest supercar

For all of you bicycle enthusiasts out there here is a quad cycle powered by one or two humans Fahrradi Farfalla FFX could just be the world’s slowest super car. It’s not a super car nor from what I understand is

Volkswagen People’s car project.

There are two reasons I am writing about this idea the Hover Car, and yes all it is an idea.  For full disclosure I do drive a VW Jetta TDI (and have averaged over 42 MPG for the past 20,000

Volkswagen People’s car project.

There are two reasons I am writing about this idea the Hover Car, and yes all it is an idea.  For full disclosure I do drive a VW Jetta TDI (and have averaged over 42 MPG for the past 20,000

SUV with built-in stationary bike: It’s like biking to work, except stupid as hell | Grist

I seldom tend towards the absurd but I could not pass this up SUV with built-in stationary bike: It’s like biking to work, except stupid as hell | Grist. Do I need to say any more?

SUV with built-in stationary bike: It’s like biking to work, except stupid as hell | Grist

I seldom tend towards the absurd but I could not pass this up SUV with built-in stationary bike: It’s like biking to work, except stupid as hell | Grist. Do I need to say any more?

News Flash – Burbs Going Bust

As you might know by now I love info graphics and what better than infographics which deal with the built environment.  Today ArchDaily did this great piece about the  Infographic: The Decline of Suburbia | ArchDaily.  There is much to

News Flash – Burbs Going Bust

As you might know by now I love info graphics and what better than infographics which deal with the built environment.  Today ArchDaily did this great piece about the  Infographic: The Decline of Suburbia | ArchDaily.  There is much to

Who knew! May 12th is National Train Day

Yes, who knew, well not me that’s for sure until I got a notice in my e-mail box yesterday. I like trains and alway have, I had N gauge model trains when I was a boy and played with it

Who knew! May 12th is National Train Day

Yes, who knew, well not me that’s for sure until I got a notice in my e-mail box yesterday. I like trains and alway have, I had N gauge model trains when I was a boy and played with it

Citroen to launch new DS range in China with the Numéro 9 concept

As a kid growing up in the ’60 & ’70’s the Citroen DS and a bit later the Citroen/Maserati were my favorite cars along with the Lamborghini Miura and the Lancia Stratos.  So when I came across this article about

Citroen to launch new DS range in China with the Numéro 9 concept

As a kid growing up in the ’60 & ’70’s the Citroen DS and a bit later the Citroen/Maserati were my favorite cars along with the Lamborghini Miura and the Lancia Stratos.  So when I came across this article about

World changing ideas and innovation

This post was going to be about high MPG cars built by students but since I started writing I have come across other interesting design work by students so that I had to broaden it to include a few other

World changing ideas and innovation

This post was going to be about high MPG cars built by students but since I started writing I have come across other interesting design work by students so that I had to broaden it to include a few other

Half-bike, half-car Velomobile goes 80 miles on 6 cents of electricity | Grist

Now this is very cool.  I have seen them on the net before but this video really brought the idea into focus for me.  I think this would be fun have around, especially out here in the Hamptons because the

Half-bike, half-car Velomobile goes 80 miles on 6 cents of electricity | Grist

Now this is very cool.  I have seen them on the net before but this video really brought the idea into focus for me.  I think this would be fun have around, especially out here in the Hamptons because the

New York City’s oldest taxi driver Johnnie ‘Spider’ Footman still hackin’ it at 92 – NYPOST.com

New York City’s oldest taxi driver Johnnie ‘Spider’ Footman still hackin’ it at 92 – NYPOST.com.  I have met some of these old timers when I lived the city and it was always a great conversation. The oldest cabbie that

New York City’s oldest taxi driver Johnnie ‘Spider’ Footman still hackin’ it at 92 – NYPOST.com

New York City’s oldest taxi driver Johnnie ‘Spider’ Footman still hackin’ it at 92 – NYPOST.com.  I have met some of these old timers when I lived the city and it was always a great conversation. The oldest cabbie that