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Michelin's Vision Concept Tire

8 Dec 2017

Michelin's Vision Concept Tire of the Future is selected among TIME Magazine's '25 best Inventions of 2017'

"On behalf of Michelin and the many designers and engineers involved in bringing the Vision concept to life, we are honored to receive this recognition from the editors at TIME Magazine," said Terry Gettys, global head of research and development for Michelin Group, based in Clermont-Ferrand, France.

Motor Trend Announces it's 2018 Motor Trend of the Year Award Winners

29 Nov 2017

MOTOR TREND announced the Motor Trend award winners of the "Golden Calipers" for Car of the Year, Truck of the Year, SUV of the Year.

The details of the awards are:

New Harley-Davidson Sport Glide Motorcycle

26 Nov 2017

Introduced this month in Milan at the EICMA motorcycle show, the new factory-custom cruiser is a versatile quick-change artist, ready to transition in just minutes from aggressive cruising to weekend touring duty.

Toyota Unveils Third Generation Humanoid Robot T-HR3

26 Nov 2017

Toyota Motor Corporation today revealed T_HR3, the company's third generation humanoid robot.

Toyota's latest robotics platform, designed and developed by Toyota's Partner Robot Division, will explore new technologies for safely managing physical interactions between robots and their surroundings, as well as a new remote maneuvering system that mirrors user movements to the robot.

Porsche Introduce 'Tech Live Look' Augmented Reality Smart Glasses

21 Nov 2017

Porsche Cars North America, Inc today announced the introduction of 'Tech Live Look' an Augmented Reality technology designed to improve technical services at Porsche dealerships in the USA.

Recaro Automotive Seating Celebrates 50th Anniversary with Recaro office chair

21 Nov 2017

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first shell seat from the Recaro Rallye of 1967, Recaro Automotive Seating created the retro-look Recaro Office Chair.

Lotus F1 Team Driving Renault Twizy inside Dubai Mall

29 Nov 2014

Just days before the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Formula One drivers Romain Grosjean and Pastor Maldonado, who drive for the Renault-powered Lotus F1 Team, electrified the world’s largest shopping and entertainment destination through 100% electric vehicle, Renault Twizy.

NASA seeks proposals to develop capabilities for deep space exploration journey to Mars

29 Oct 2014

NASA is soliciting proposals for concept studies or technology development projects that will be necessary to enable human pioneers to go to deep space destinations such as an asteroid and Mars.

Drone Films Tons of Copper taking Flight at Michter's Distillery

28 Oct 2014

October marked the arrival of tons of custom built, copper distilling equipment at the small, but highly acclaimed Michter's Distillery in Louisville, Kentucky. In an expansion of its facilities, Michter's installed a 46 foot high column still and a copper pot still doubler built by 101 year-old Vendome Copper & Brass Works.

Professional Golfers Introduce GolfBeer

24 Oct 2014

Three of the top names in professional golf are now in the beer business. Freddie Jacobson, Keegan Bradley and Graeme McDowell will launch a series of easy-drinking craft beers through their new company, GolfBeer Brewing Co. The move marks the first time professional golfers have started their own beer company and have been associated with craft beer.

World's only Pro 4 off road tuck race on slow returns for 2015

22 Oct 2014

The snowy mountains of Maine will once again echo with the throaty roar of 900-horsepower off-road Pro 4 trucks as Red Bull Frozen Rush returns to the slopes for the second year in a row on January 8-9, 2015. The raw power and impressive speed of these machines will be put to the test by some of Mother Nature's harshest winter conditions, as the trucks race head-to-head over jumps, around gates and down ski slopes.

1,000 Horsepower 2ltr BTR Genesis Coupe Hyundai

12 Oct 2014

Blood Type Racing Inc., the Chicago-based builder specializing in extracting extreme, street-friendly performance from Korean vehicles, has released details on its 2014 Genesis Coupe built for the 2014 SEMA show. With a host of engine upgrades, suspension changes, and exterior and interior modifications, the BTR Genesis Coupe combines massive power with the true, adrenaline pumping experience of underground racing.

Bostick inaugurates new R&D centre in France

11 Oct 2014

Bostik, leading adhesives specialist, recently inaugurated its new R&D Centre - the Bostik Smart Technology Centre - in Venette, located near Paris. 

Novelis opens world's largest aluminium recycling facility

5 Oct 2014

Novelis, the global leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, has officially opened the world's largest aluminum recycling center.  Located adjacent to the company's rolling mill in Nachterstedt, Germany, the $258 million (€200 million) recycling center will process up to 400,000 metric tons of aluminum scrap annually, turning it back into high-value aluminum ingots to feed the company's European manufacturing network.

Mines of the future to rely heavily on automation, digitization and green processes

1 Oct 2014

Mining companies are striving to develop mines that rest on next-generation technologies, novel strategies and processes to ensure a safer, greener and more profitable mining industry. By transposing the digital world with the physical world, new dimensions are being created within the mining industry that help optimize production based on market demand, production capacity, and ore quality variations.

LifeBEAM the world's first 'smart' cycling helmet

30 Sep 2014

LifeBEAM, a developer of bio-sensing technology, has launched the LifeBEAM Helmet, the world's first "smart" cycling helmet. The second iteration of a successful Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign, the LifeBEAM Helmet has been re-engineered to offer aerospace-grade heart rate and calorie consumption measurements – all without a chest strap.

Caterpillar invests $2.5 million to end extreme poverty

27 Sep 2014

Continuing its efforts to alleviate poverty worldwide, Caterpillar Inc. and the Caterpillar Foundation are making a $2.5 million investment in The Global Poverty Project (GPP). The investment will support growing the Global Citizen grassroots movement around the world to end extreme poverty by 2030.

Johnnie Walker becomes the official Whisky of Formula 1

19 Sep 2014

JOHNNIE WALKER®, the world's leading Scotch Whisky, today announced a new partnership with the Formula One group that will enhance the brand's global positioning and significantly expand the platform for its highly successful responsible drinking initiative, Join the Pact.

Parajet International Launches official bear Grylls Paramotor

16 Sep 2014

Parajet International has teamed up with world-renowned adventurer and survival expert Bear Grylls to launch the BG Paramotor for explorers looking to take on new ways of experiencing the world. The BG Paramotor is the latest in "one-man personal powered flight". With a flight time of up to 3 hours, and the ability to take off in just 20 metres, paramotoring is a sport where the sky really is no longer the limit.

World's First 'Rare Earth Free' Automotive DCT Motor

11 Sep 2014

LG Innotek, a leading global components manufacturer, recently announced that the company has developed world's first "rare earth free" automotive dual-clutch transmission (DCT) motor. The development of the new DCT motor and associated manufacturing and quality control equipment will lead to its production by LG Innotek early next year.

Jaguar takes over London to Launch the New XE to the World

9 Sep 2014

Last night Jaguar held special events in London to mark the world premiere of the new Jaguar XE, the brand's new sports saloon.

Jaguar has been working with multi-platinum, British singer songwriter Emeli Sandé to create a FEEL XE track which has been inspired by the public through social media. Fans were asked "What makes you feel Exhilarated?" using #FEELXE.

INMOTION Announce New Electric Unicycle at IFA 2014

5 Sep 2014

INMOTION announced its new product INMOTION S1, an electric unicycle, today at IFA 2014 in Berlin, Germany. INMOTION S1 has an innovative design that provides easy ride and smooth running experience. The advanced self-balancing technology powered by INMOTION sets a new standard that ensures safe riding and consistent reliability. 

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New Fluke 830 Laser Shaft Alignment Tool

4 Sep 2014

Shaft misalignment in rotating machinery has the potential to cost companies thousands of dollars a year in replacement bearing cost, repairs, extra power consumption, and unplanned downtime.

Formula E - The Watch, The Team, The Car - The Future is Electric

1 Sep 2014

The leader in prestigious and high-end chronographs joins forces with the world’s first-ever electric car championship 

The Good Food Guide Top 50 Pubs of 2015

29 Aug 2014

The Good Food Guide have listed their Top 50 Pubs for the first time.  Ranging from rustic locals to stylish inns, the list has been compiled from the pub's score in the Good Food Guide, inspection reports and their readers' feedback.

1. Freemasons at Wiswell, Lancashire

2. The Hand & Flowers, Buckinghamshire

3. The Red Lion, East Chisenbury, Wiltshire