Product inbox: Blaupunkt TravelPilot 700
An interesting new product arrived today: the Blaupunkt TravelPilot 700. This is world’s first GPS unit with camera based driver assistance, the unit has an integrated 2MP digicam and overlays the navigational info on the video feed. The review of this GPS unit will be published on DV Hardware within 2-3 weeks.
Mercedes to ditch petroleum cars by 2015?
As oil prices keep soaring car makers are investing more and more into alternative fuels. Several car makers have plans to introduce electric or hydrogen powered cars but Mercedes seems to be the first that has plans to completely ditch petroleum cars. According to some sources like Tree Hugger the German car makers aims to […]
Hummer HX – the Halo car?
GM presents a concept model of the Hummer HX at the Detroit auto show. This car is powered by a 3.6l V6 and features a slightly more green approach as it can run on E85 ethanol fuel without any modifications. I’m not too fond of the Hummer H3’s design but this concept looks pretty interesting. The car looks quite […]
Lamborghini Reventon – new 1 million EUR car
Lamborghini announced a new car for the very rich. Their new Lamborghini Reventon is expected to cost about 1 million EUR ($1.4 million) and will be very limited: To be dubbed Reventon, it’s based on the Murcielago LP640, and it’ll cost a breezy one-million euros. Only 20 are set to be constructed, and all have […]
Small car accident during filming of Project Gotham 4 commercial
Filming of a commercial for the game Project Gotham 4 went a bit less smooth than planned. They got a nice Ferrari but the driver didn’t seem up to the job as he crashed the Ferrari F430 into a wall while performing a drifting stunt: Here’s a video of the damage: