our countryц “turned” “Zaporozhets” in the cart

our countryц “turned” “Zaporozhets” in the cart

His talent showed a student of one of Universities.

Student of welding faculty of the Kiev Polytechnic Institute Dmitriy Sticky made out of an old “Zaporozhets” car. The basis for the creation of the car was taken used car ZAZ-965.

Instead of an internal combustion engine machine received the electric motor, controller and battery from the electric vehicle Nissan Leaf. The design and construction of the machine took three months. Continue reading “our countryц “turned” “Zaporozhets” in the cart” »


The top Manager of Volvo to bet my life on the tests of an unmanned truck

The top Manager of Volvo to bet my life on the tests of an unmanned truck

“I felt like I “suck in the stomach” as long as the truck alone not including brakes right in front of me. Thanks to him, that stopped,” said the employee.

Volvo Trucks released a video of an unmanned test of the truck, which first took place under the ground, reports motor. Continue reading “The top Manager of Volvo to bet my life on the tests of an unmanned truck” »


our countryц Lanos equipped with a system of “autopilot”

our countryц Lanos equipped with a system of “autopilot”

Thus, the “Kulibin” wanted to repeat the feat of the developers of the Tesla.

Ukrainian craftsmen have designed and installed a system of unmanned vehicle control on the ZAZ Lanos. While that is a prototype, but in the next month, the creators promise to present a fully prepared sample. Continue reading “our countryц Lanos equipped with a system of “autopilot”” »


BMW X1 extended into a plug-in hybrid

BMW X1 extended into a plug-in hybrid

Maximum speed in electric mode was 120 kilometers per hour.

An elongated modification of the crossover BMW X1 received a new version with a hybrid power plant with batteries be recharged from a household outlet. The SUV was developed specifically for the Chinese market.

The structure of the power plant the BMW X1 xDrive25Le iPerformance included a 1. Continue reading “BMW X1 extended into a plug-in hybrid” »


Ukrainian company is developing its own autopilot system

Ukrainian company is developing its own autopilot system

In autumn will be presented the system of Autonomous driving developed in our country

Zaporozhye company “InfoCom LTD” is working on the first domestic autopilot Pilotdrive. He will be able to recognize roads, people and animals, road signs and markers. Present domestic autopilot plan in October. Reports about it “Apia”.

Installed the RFID-tag will be assigned the coordinates of the route. Continue reading “Ukrainian company is developing its own autopilot system” »


The Germans invented the “perfect car” for 12 000 euros

The Germans invented the “perfect car” for 12 000 euros

Young, but very ambitious company Sono has set its goal to build an electric car that would have had a “perfect” set of consumer qualities.

First, it needs to be roomy. Secondly, maximum use of renewable

and energy. Thirdly, environmentally friendly. And, fourth, cheap.

Capacity provided the body of the wagon and landing formula 3+3. As a renewable

and energy was originally considered the sun, so the roof and hood mounted solar panel with an area of 7.5 square meters, is constantly charging the batteries. Environmental friendliness is achieved through the use of body panels and interior parts from recycled materials. It is also worth noting this feature as… moss, used as the cabin filter. Finally, the value of the underlying Sion Sonos is only 12 000 Euro.

The vehicle will be offered with three kinds of batteries of different capacities. The basic model will get the battery of 14.4 kWh, which will allow the car to pass 120 kilometers. Battery 30 kWh will increase to 250 km the Most expensive modification will receive the battery 50 kW∙h, How many kilometers can drive this electric car, the developers did not specify, but we know that the top modification will be able to tow a trailer weighing 1300 kg, Thanks to solar panels, constantly podzaryadit batteries, daily mileage increases on average by 30 kilometers.

All versions are equipped with only electric motor producing 68 HP Manage all functions and settings are available with touch display located on the Central panel. Now the firm Sono Motors is raising funds to build a pre-production prototype, and the release of the electric vehicle is scheduled for 2018.

Source: weua.biz


Infiniti QX80 “was left without a motor”

Infiniti QX80 “was left without a motor”

Why developers will never be set a model V8 engine.

Infiniti is not going to use a naturally aspirated V8 engine in the SUV QX80 next generation. This “Motor” has told the Vice-President for strategy and planning of the Japanese brand, Francois balcony.Instead of “obsolete” eight-cylinder unit, the new QX80 will get the V6 engine. Continue reading “Infiniti QX80 “was left without a motor”” »


Subaru will get the “airbag pedestrian”

Subaru will get the “airbag pedestrian”

Will this injury in an accident?

Japanese automaker Subaru announced the release of the new model Impreza 2017, according to autonews. The novelty will be equipped with airbag pedestrian. The representatives of Subaru announced that the upgraded version of the Impreza will get a airbags not only for its passengers but also for pedestrians. In addition, the new product will provide an emergency braking system. Continue reading “Subaru will get the “airbag pedestrian”” »