Chibatman and His “Chibatpod”

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A 41-year-old man going by the name of Chibatman rides his “Chibatpod” on the road in Chiba, east of Tokyo, August 31, 2014. The man, who dresses up as the comic book superhero Batman, came up with his moniker after adding a prefix of the first three letters of the city name, of which he roams on his three-wheeled motorcycle. However, unlike the hero from the Batman series, he rides around in his machine, designed from inspiration of the “Batpod” from the movies The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises, delivering smiles instead of fighting crime. (Photo by Yuya Shino/Reuters)

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Vespa Inspired Segway Scooter

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The designers from Spanish studio Bel&Bel created a self-balancing version of the classic scooter Vespa.

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Honda CB360 | by Federal Moto

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This Honda CB360 was commissioned for a young guy that lives, works, and parties downtown (hence the name “The Couch Surfer”). He wanted a whippy little tracker that he could tear around downtown, jump curbs, and have fun with. The goal was something clean, simple, and reliable that still had a ton of that original Honda attitude.

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Nimbus e-Car Concept Van is Perfect for Hippies of the Future

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It is hard not to compare this project of Eduardo Galvani and the classic van from Volkswagen which is the favorite of hippies of all times.

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Suitcase Turned into a Scooter by a Chinese Farmer

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Chinese handyman and farmer He Liangcai likes to invent stuff. He created a unique vehicle from an ordinary travel suitcase that runs on batteries.

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Land Rover Discovery Sport

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Land Rover has revealed the new Discovery Sport, the world’s most versatile and capable premium compact SUV. The first member of the new Discovery family, Discovery Sport, features 5+2 seating in a footprint no larger than existing 5-seat premium SUVs.

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Canyon Urban Bike

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Meeting up with friends in the evening or heading to the shops at the weekend, with the Canyon Urban models you’re guaranteed to arrive in style. Whatever the destination, there is no scenario where these bikes are out of place. Their minimalist design and lightweight components ensure you’ll cut a fine figure when cruising through town. An array of technical features are hidden behind the stripped-down looks.

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Unstealable Bike by Yerka Project

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Yerka Project is a bicycle that can’t be stolen without breaking it and is currently being developed by 3 chilean students. This is our first fully functional prototype! Unlike any other solution to this problem, like foldable or rental bikes, the YERKA® technology maintains the slick design of an urban bike and it’s applicable to any frame shape. It sure looks like a traditional bike to the naked eye, but it’s the safest bicycle you’ll find!

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The World’s 10 Worst Cars Ever Manufactured

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Purchasing a car can be quite a tough decision often times. Sometimes we get to know the real quality of a car only after buying it. If we are lucky enough to get a good car, then bingo!
Otherwise we are left with eternal doom of maintenance. Seldom has it happened but it does happen that you buy a car and are dissatisfied with its performance or features…

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Trabant Enthusiasts Gather in Zwickau

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Fans of the East German Trabant car gather for their 7th annual get-together on August 23, 2014 in Zwickau, Germany. Hundreds of Trabant enthusiasts arrived to spend the weekend admiring each others cars, trading stories and enjoying activities. The Trabant, dinky and small by modern standards, was the iconic car produced in former communist East Germany and today has a strong cult following. (Photo by Matthias Rietschel/Getty Images)

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Wooden Volkswagen Beetle

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Seventy-one-year-old Bosnian retiree and mechanic enthusiast Momir Bojic created a wooden Volkswagen Beetle. The automobile is almost completely covered with oak.

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Opel Interactive Presentation

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Moscow International Automobile Salon will become again the main platform of the country for demonstration the latest novelties of global automotive industries. The organizers expect 1 000 000 plus in public attendance according to preliminary estimation.

Radugadesign at MIAS 2014 will provide interactive touch-presentation for Opel automobile brand visualizing advanced technologies used in new cars of the German motor-car manufacturer. Interactive presentation is built on Projected Capacitive Technology (PCT) Multitaction Cell 55: special feature of its mechanics is that it combines user interaction with physical object (car model) and digital multimedia (multi-touch software).

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Chevrolet Niva Concept

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GM-AVTOVAZ Joint Venture presents the Chevrolet NIVA Next Generation Concept at the Moscow International Motor Show. The Next Generation Chevrolet NIVA will be equipped with a 1.8 L gasoline engine with 30% more torque than today’s vehicle. Paired with a 5-speed gearbox, the full-time 4WD SUV will come with a locking differential and a two- speed transfer case – like today’s NIVA, it will have high- and low-range gear settings.

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A Homemade Lamborghini

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Wang Yu drives a handmade replica of Lamborghini Diablo on a highway during a test drive in Beijing, August 21, 2014. Chinese race car enthusiasts Wang Yu and Li Lintao, both in their 30s, have finished designing and making two replicas of the Lamborghini Diablo, which can reach the top speed of 310km/h, and are currently working on a replica of the T-Rex motorcycle. They spent approximately 5 million yuan (around USD 811,899) to buy parts and hire workers, and about 6 years to assemble them with the knowledge they gained from studying mechanology for nearly a decade abroad. Wang and Li went popular after showing their first handmade replica of Lamborghini Diablo at the Beijing International Automobile Exhibition in 2012, and sold their second Lamborghini replica to Alibaba as a collection. (Photo by Petar Kujundzic/Reuters)

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Supercharged 24 Cylinder Engine

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This thing has 24 cylinders, 1,704 cubic inches, 12 GMC superchargers (blowers), 8 nitrous bottles and it runs! Why build such a beast? “Because I can,” Harrah says. There’s no other reason to take a 24V71 and build an intake manifold that weighs 1,000 pounds and mount eight 6-71 superchargers on top of four others. This is a V24 Detroit Diesel (normally used to power ships) which is two V12 Detroits joined together nose to nose with splined cranks.

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