Engineering Automotive & Transport

NASA and Uber agree to work together to make flying taxis a reality

3 months ago — 1 min read

NASA and Uber have signed an agreement to explore how they might introduce flying taxis to cities in the USA. NASA announced that it would begin simulations for "urban air...

Boring Company gets go ahead to start digging in Washington, DC

6 months ago — 0.5 min read

The Boring Company - Elon Musk’s tunnel project - has received government approval to start building underground in Washington DC. Washington, DC’s Department of Transportation issued a preliminary permit that...

Delta MiTRE micro-turbine offers a HUGE range boost to electric vehicles

2 years ago — 1.5 min read

Turbine-electric vehicles could be the next big thing to take the automotive industry by storm. There has already been a turbine powered Mack Truck, a turbine powered Big Rig and...

8 Reasons China’s New Traffic-Straddling Bus Is So Fascinating

2 years ago — 4.5 min read

Engineers in Qinhuangdao City have finally completed a moving full-scale mock-up of China's large straddling bus idea, which will allow cars to drive underneath it. The Transit Elevated Bus (TEB)...

3D printed truck spare parts developed by Mercedes-Benz

2 years ago — 0.5 min read

This September, Mercedes-Benz is promising to make 30 spare plastic parts available to print for its cargo trucks. The innovation is led, in part, by a backlog in the parts...

Rolls-Royce and Mini showcase concept cars

2 years ago — 1 min read

As part of BMW’s centennial celebration both Rolls-Royce and Mini, who are owned by BMW, have showcased new concept cars. Rolls-Royce announced the 103EX with a 360-degree video experience. (Drag...