Translogic Checks Out Rinspeed's Concept Cars (Video)
Feb 29, 2012 18:41
Translogic continues its tour of Europe with a trip to Switzerland's Rinspeed. Host Bradley Hasemeyer got a full demonstration of a few of the vehicles and one of them included the sQuba submarine car. Is this for real? Yes it is. The car is based on a more modern Lotus and it can operate as either car, boat or hovercraft. The X-Trem is oddly styled and it can load and unload a hovercraft from its truck bed. Wild concept cars do sound great. The company has been pioneering in alternative fuel vehicles, much like its R One, which is a biofuel powered roadster.
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There's no shortage of road bullies. Here's an incident that's going viral in South Africa. It occurred on Witkoppen Road in Fourways in South Africa and was recorded on a cell phone by the driver of a following vehicle. Read more
This BMW Z4's interior was created by interior design firm Carlex Design. It uses actual metal pieces for the new bits in the interior, while the rest is wrapped in Dakota and Vintage leather with Alcantara trimming. Read more