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Biomaterials for car bodies and other news...

Fibres from hemp, flax, cotton and wood are strong, as affordable as glassfibre and lighterweight than carbonfibre, according to a team from the Frauenhofer Institute of Wood Research… 710 more words


STOP!!!!!!! DON'T WASH YOUR CAR!!!!! (it's a work of art)

Scott Wade is a true artist in every sense of the word….his material? dirty car windows. These FAQs about his work come directly from his website. 610 more words


NAIAS Detroit round-up and more...

Honda’s still not production-ready with its fuel cell vehicle, but the extensively-previewed FCV Concept on show in Detroit is closer to the real deal (to go on sale in Japan spring 2016, with US and Euro sales to follow); its fuel cell stack is a third smaller than the FCX Clarity’s, but gives a 60% increase in power density. 438 more words


Design Concept of the Day: Charles Bombardier Spike

Here’s a car without a driver – or even a windscreen. The latest concept from Charles Bombardier – showcased in his regular column for Canada’s… 675 more words