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NEOS enclosed motorcycle concept has a modular sidecar sidekick

NEOS enclosed motorcycle concept has a modular sidecar sidekick


NEOS concept motorbike from designer Daniel Munnink has been created as a modular transport option for the 21st century. The enclosed motorbike system has been designed to be a low footprint travel option for congested city roads. While an enclosed motorbike, the NEOS strives to retain the essence and feel of a conventional motorbike. The sidecar isn’t just an attachment for the bike, it is a modular pod that can be attached to the single seat bike by making use of the docking station.

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Rolls Royce shows its electric 102EX at Geneva

Rolls Royce shows its electric 102EX at Geneva


Rolls Royce unveiled its first electric vehicle at the Geneva Motor Show. The 102EX prototype is powered by a 71 kWh lithium-ion battery that feeds two electric motors that generate 389hp of power and 590 lb-ft of torque. The car can accelerate from zero to 60 mph in under eight seconds, has a top speed of 99mph, and a range of 124 miles. The numbers may look small and not all that impressive, but remember that the 102EX is based on the mighty Phantom, and there’s only little that can be done with a heavyweight like that, and it does translate into impressive performance.

Via: WCF

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Lamborghini’s new Aventador supercar unveiled

Lamborghini’s new Aventador supercar unveiled


Lamborghini Aventador was unveiled at a pre-show event in Geneva. The latest offering from Lamborghini is a lightweight with a curb weight of just 3472 pounds. Car names speak stats for Lamborghini, so the Lamborghini Aventador LP700-4 is a four-wheel drive with a power rating of 700PS (690bhp). The supercar has 690Nm of torque, and a 7-speed independent shift rod transmission. Powered by a 6.5-liter V12, the car completes the 0-60mph sprint in an astonishingly fast 2.9 seconds, and has a top speed of 217mph.

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Mansory Zapico is a total beast

Mansory Zapico is a total beast


Mansory teamed up with motorcycle specialist Thomas M. George to create this beast of a motorcycle they call Zapico. Adorned in carbon fiber and aluminum, with a luxe leather seat and mirrors in a different look, the Zapico has a powerful engine to boast of. Powered by a 158hp 2.0-l V2, the Zapico goes from zero to 100 kmph in a mere 3.3 seconds.

Via: WCF

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Tag-Heuer Formula 1 watch concept

Tag-Heuer Formula 1 watch concept


Tag Heuer has a long standing relation with F1 racing, keeping the same in mind, designer Peter Vardai created the Formula 1 watch concept, with focus on the McLaren-Mercedes team. And the influences are quite clear and visible with bright red inlets and the prominent Mercedes logo on the strap. Buttons on both sides of the logo release the strap, and the huge cogwheels on the watch’s face add to its racing and automobile feel.

Via: Tuvie, Luxedb

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Aston Martin shows the 2012 Virage

Aston Martin shows the 2012 Virage


With the Geneva Motor Show around the corner, Aston Martin has released details on the Virage Coupe and Virage Volante convertible. Meant to go between the DB9 and DBS in Aston’s lineup, the cars are powered by a 6.0-liter V12 engine that puts out 490hp and 420 lb-ft of torque.Virage goes from zero to sixty in about 4.5 seconds, and can reach a top speed of 186mph.

Via: Autoblog

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Art cars hanging by a clothesline

Art cars hanging by a clothesline


This installation in Chile has cars hanging out to dry during the National Festival of Arts. They should’ve at least washed the cars before setting them out on the line, and that must be one strong clothesline.