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Are You Ready To Meet The Shark? The Seabreacher Shark, That Is!

  The Seabreacher X is one of the most advanced submersible watercraft that we have built to date. This exciting version is similar in size to the J model, but with higher performance and a more aggressive shark style body. The X model also steps up the performance envelope with a 260hp supercharged engine. The […]

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Meet DTV Shredder!

BPG Werks, the company started by the talented Ben Gulak has designed a radical all terrain vehicle which combines skateboard decks, a powerful engine and tank-like treads… the DTV Shredder. The Segway-pummeling vehicle is a combination of a skateboard deck with traditional skateboard trucks, a powerful engine and two tank-threads capable of tearing up any terrain […]

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Meet Quadrofoil!

This hydrofoil electric watercraft is a really great way to get around on the surface of seas or lakes, especially for those who enjoy feeling the adrenaline pumping through their veins. This vehicle is known as the Quadrofoil, which not only offers a thrilling ride, but also does so with minimal impact on the environment.   The […]

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Conceps of Innovative Designs of Future Transport

From two-and-three-wheeled concept cars to real-life transformers for land, sea and air, the idea of all-terrain vehicle is starting to take on new meaning both on and off the ground. In this second and final installment of our Lincoln-sponsored automotive design series, we switch gears from past to future as WebUrbanist explores the wonders of […]

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Inflatable airplane… Why not?

The year was 1956 and Daniel Perkins had flown his inflatable winged airplane. Indeed, something very special happened in aviation history on March 7, 1956. As astonishing as his success was, Daniel Perkins was not the first to undertake inflatable airplane experiments. This is the history of inflatable airplanes.   In the early 1950s, Daniel […]

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Some great designs I (personally) do not like

Now, below are few designs, which I dislike. Just like you, I look at consumer products as consumer, but I also look at them as designer and engineer who cannot separate self from knowledge of how things are supposed to be made and also how they actually are supposed to be used. And I often […]

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Awesome Compact Vehicle – The Citroen E-3POD

The Citroen E-3POD Antistatic is a single-seating, three-wheeled concept vehicle designed by Heikki Juvonen for Citroen. The design is definitely something that I would expect to see in a sci-fi show or movie — it would be rad to actually see it on the streets. An additional aspect to be noted is that this futuristic […]

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The “Uno”: Hybrid Between Motorcyle And Segway

A while ago I posted an article about RYNO Motors’ single-wheeled electric scooter: I liked the concept a lot and was impressed with its rather raw and industrial design (I have to admit, I also liked the female rider in that picture above). Today I want to continue the topic of mono-wheeled motorcycles and introduce UNO […]