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Day: February 7, 2018

Kia introduced a new compact crossover

Kia introduced a new compact crossover

Concept Cars, New Cars, News
The Kia company revealed a compact crossover called SP. The premiere of the novelty took place at the motor show in New Delhi. In the future, the prototype will definitely receive a serial version. According to the chief designer of the South Korean brand Peter Schreier, the exterior of the car will be as close as possible to the concept. Whether there will be a novelty on sale in other markets, except India, is still unknown. The crossover Kia will receive a completely new optics, which had not been introduced before on any Kia model. Also the prototype is equipped with a proprietary radiator grille "Nose Tiger", hidden door handles, and also two-color light alloy wheels. The model will be manufactured at the new Kia plant in India, which invested 1.1 billion dollars. In total, ...
Elon Mask sent Tesla Roadster to space

Elon Mask sent Tesla Roadster to space

Hot News, News, Video
The electric car Tesla Roadster went into space as a payload for the newest carrier rocket Falcon Heavy. At the moment the Tesla car has already left the field of gravity and started moving towards the asteroid belt. This in his Twitter said the head of the American automaker Ilon Mask. Also, the founder of the SpaceX project published a corresponding video taken at the Mission Control Center. "A view from the SpaceX Flight Control Center. Apparently, there is a car on Earth's orbit ", - wrote Mask. The roadster Tesla, which went into space, had previously belonged to the Mask itself. Behind the wheel of an electric car is a dummy in a helmet. The camera is fixed behind it. The video shows that the phrase "Do not panic" is displayed on the instrument panel screen. The success...
Chinese experienced a flying drones with a real passenger

Chinese experienced a flying drones with a real passenger

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Chinese company Ehang published a video with tests of an unmanned "flying taxi" called Ehang 184, in which a real passenger took part. The video with the tests held in Guangzhou, posted on YouTube. The Verge publication specifies that the Ehang 184 in recent months has made about one thousand experimental flights with passengers on board, including a test with a vertical takeoff to a height of 300 m and a test with the lifting of an additional cargo of 230 kg. In addition, the test list included a long-distance flight at a distance of 15 km and a high-speed test at a speed of 130 km per hour. Tests were also conducted at different times of the day and under different weather conditions, including fog and extreme heat. Ehang 184 is a single quadrocopter with an electric power u...