#Transport

GWR celebrates 40 years of the Inter-City 125

5 years ago — Quick Read

October 4th, 1976 marked the first High-Speed Train (HST) Inter-City 125 passenger service started running between London, Bristol and South Wales and today Great Western Railway (GWR) is celebrating that...

Could Self-driving cars free up an enormous amount of room in our cities?

5 years ago — Quick Read

A fascinating study by two British engineering firms, Farrells and WSP|Parsons Brinckerhoff (which looked at how London’s streets might be entirely redesigned) points to a future where our overcrowded cities...

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

5 years ago — Quick 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. What happened to China's Traffic-Straddling...

MagLev pods set to transform transport in Lago

5 years ago — Quick Read

SkyTrans has announced plans to create a 40km transport system in Lago, Nigeria based on their innovative maglev system.

Open air test for Hyperloop One Successful

5 years ago — Quick Read

Hyperloop One has carried out its first open air for its high-speed transport system by accelerating a sledge over 116 mph in just 1.1 seconds at a test site in...

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

5 years ago — Quick Read

Today Dutch Infrastructure and the Environment Minister Schultz van Haegen welcomed six columns of autonomous trucks to Maasvlakte II after they had completed a 2,000km journey across Europe. Part of...