#Automotive

Aston Martin newest product is a whopping 1.25 acres and will cost over $1,000 per square foot

5 months ago — 1.5 min read

Aston Martin have just revealed their latest project - and it is huge (at least compared to the sleek cars...

First British trial of Self-Driving Vehicle a success

5 months ago — 2.5 min read

The first trial of self-driving vehicles in a public space is being heralded as a success. The demonstration, run in...

Meet the British Sports Car Powered by a Single Rotor Rotary Engine

6 months ago — 3 min read

This week the 2016 Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Event saw a world first for British Engineering firm "Advanced Innovative Engineering"...

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

7 months ago — 3 min read

Turbine-electric vehicles could be the next big thing to take the automotive industry by storm. There has already been a...

Singapore kicks off self-driving taxi trial

7 months ago — 1.5 min read

Singapore has become the first country in the world to have on-demand driverless taxis. nuTonomy, a company, founded by two...

Stagecoach EV Buses can now run longer between charges

8 months ago — 1.5 min read

Six of the Optare Solo EV buses, operated by Stagecoach, have been modified to allow them to run for longer...

3D printed truck spare parts developed by Mercedes-Benz

8 months ago — 1.5 min read

This September, Mercedes-Benz is promising to make 30 spare plastic parts available to print for its cargo trucks. The innovation...

Rolls-Royce and Mini showcase concept cars

9 months ago — 2 min read

As part of BMW’s centennial celebration both Rolls-Royce and Mini, who are owned by BMW, have showcased new concept cars....

Nissan developing fuel cells to generate electricity without combustion

10 months ago — 1.5 min read

Nissan hopes to revolution the automotive sector by developing e-Bio Fuel-Cell with an SOFC power generator - allowing its cars...

Open air test for Hyperloop One Successful

11 months ago — 2.5 min read

Hyperloop One has carried out its first open air for its high-speed transport system by accelerating a sledge over 116...

Loughborough University develop revolutionary explosive detection device

12 months ago — 1.5 min read

Loughborough University has unveiled a new device that can identify tiny amounts of explosive particles invisible to the naked eye....

Breakthrough Starshot aims to reach Alpha Centauri within a generation.

12 months ago — 1 min read

Breakthrough Starshot is taking a novel approach to space exploration by using "nano craft" to reach Alpha Centauri within 20...

Autonomous trucks complete 2,000-kilometer journey across Europe.

12 months ago — 1.5 min read

Today Dutch Infrastructure and the Environment Minister Schultz van Haegen welcomed six columns of autonomous trucks to Maasvlakte II after...

Carbon emissions drop in the UK as renewables rise

12 months ago — 2.5 min read

Provisional figures released by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have revealed a 3.4% drop in greenhouse gas...

UK researchers build postcard-sized gravimeter sensor

12 months ago — 0.5 min read

Researchers from the University of Glasgow have developed a device which measures tiny fluctuations in gravity, which is significantly smaller...

Researchers develop new technique for producing liquid hydrocarbon fuel from raw sawdust

12 months ago — 0.5 min read

Researchers from the University of Manchester and the East China University of Science and Technology have developed a method of...

Birmingham plastics manufacturer wins £1m worth of new contracts

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

The UK automotive industry’s boom has positively impacted Birmingham plastic injection moulding specialist Barkley Plastics. The company has announced more...

Newly qualified civil engineer wins 2016 James Rennie Medal

1 year ago — 0.5 min read

Olivia Perkins, a newly qualified civil engineer from Kier, has won the James Rennie Medal for best Chartered Professional Review...