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The Amazing Story of Barn Cars

This is an amazing story a retired New York citizen. After his retirement, he wanted to spend his retirement money wisely. So he decided to buy a home and a few acres of land in Portugal. The farm house he was interested to buy was vacant for about 15 years. The owner and his wife both died

Cars With Pedestrian AirBags

Volvo always being one step ahead safety planning to introduce some new cars in 2013 with the pedestrians safety marked important. Thinking out of the box Volvo is keen to make air-bags even for the pedestrians as well. Now this looks promising, all what happens is that whenever there is any person at alarmingly front of the

Volvo Car Body Panels to Act as Batteries

Electric vehicle batteries are big, heavy, and expensive. Volvo hopes to tackle all three problem with one creative solution: body panels that double as car batteries. The vehicle manufacturer is working with the Imperial College in London on a materials development project that may ultimately turn entire vehicles into ultra-light batteries. As part of the

Top Gear

On the Top Gear Season 14 Episode 5, Clarkson reviews the Noble M600, a car powered by a Volvo twin-turbocharged V8 engine,producing 630 bhp. The 2,800 pound 1,250 kg M600 can accelerate from 0-62 mph in 3 seconds flat and require only another 3 seconds to achieve 100 mph. It has over 1G of grip

Top 10 Solar Powered Concept Cars

Solar energy is one of the most impressive and easily available sources of green energy that has the potential to power everything from the PMPs we carry to the cars we drive. Toyota has already started exploring the potential of solar energy by announcing that it will use solar panels in its next-generation Prius hybrid