Thursday, July 18, 2019

Total ban on petrol and diesel cars might NOT come into force by 2040,...

DIESEL and petrol cars might not be entirely banned from 2040 after all, according to a Government minister. Last year the government insisted no new...

Non-invasive test for malaria wins RAEng’s Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation

A non-invasive test for malaria has won a Ugandan software engineer the Royal Academy of Engineering Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation. Matibabu non-invasive test...

Stretchable circuits boast wearable and biocompatible applications

Chinese researchers have developed a stretchable metal-polymer conductor (MPC) that has potential for wearable circuits and biocompatible electronics. (Credit: Tang et al) The non-toxic material...

Extremely rare hand-built 1956 Maserati Berlinetta Zagato tipped to sell for almost £4MILLION

AN incredibly rare Maserati has been put up for auction with an estimated sale price of almost £4million. One of just 21 ever made,...

Sculpted graphene foam shapes up for batteries and sensors

Texas team devise method to make three-dimensional objects from graphene foam Graphene has often been touted as the ultimate two-dimensional material. However, chemists at...

Interview: Mclaren Applied Technologies CTO Dr Caroline Hargrove

Dr Caroline Hargrove, CTO of McLaren Applied Technologies, talks to Jon Excell about how motor racing is helping other sectors modernise While top-flight motorsport...

2019 24 Hours of Le Mans preview – pictures

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Video of the week: AI sees through walls to assist people with degenerative illnesses

This week’s video comes from MIT where researchers are using AI to see through walls in order to improve the lives of people...

Simulation gives England 3.8 per cent chance of winning 2018 Fifa World Cup

England’s footballers have a 3.8 per cent chance of winning the 2018 Fifa World Cup, according to a Monte Carlo simulation applied to...

Prices for new Volvo S60 saloon announced ahead of UK launch

Volvo has announced its all-new S60 will cost from £37,920 in the UK. The saloon acts as the Swedish firm’s rival to...

New 2019 Jaguar XE revealed with exterior tweaks and tech upgrades

Jaguar is hoping it can right the XE’s wrongs with a new facelifted version for 2019. The updated Jaguar XE receives tweaks to its...

New Jaguar XE spied testing in the UK

Facelifted versions of the new Jaguar XE have been spied on public roads in Coventry, ahead of the cars upcoming 2019 launch.While...

New 2019 Jaguar XE spied testing in the UK

Facelifted versions of the new Jaguar XE have been spied on public roads in Coventry, ahead of the cars upcoming 2019 launch.While...

New 2019 Audi A6 Allroad caught on camera again

The new Audi A6 Allroad has been caught on camera again, this time in an environment more suited to its pseudo-SUV credentials....

New rugged Audi A6 allroad quattro launched

The new Audi A6 allroad quattro has been launched. Based on the A6 Avant, the allroad offers a revised suspension set-up, off-road...

All-new 2019 Audi A6 Allroad spied testing – pictures

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Byton K-Byte Concept saloon to make US debut at Pebble Beach

The Byton K-Byte Concept is due to be shown on US soil for the first time. The autonomous saloon will make its...

New 2019 SsangYong Korando teased ahead of Geneva reveal – pictures

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New Mazda MX-5 prices and specs revealed

The Mazda MX-5 roadster has been given a significant power boost, and now the firm has announced UK prices and specs for...

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018: round-up

After four days of intense action, the Goodwood Festival of Speed has reached its conclusion for another year. Hundreds of cars -...

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018 – prices, tickets, and dates

The 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed is almost upon us, when the Duke of Richmond opens up his driveway to one of...

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018 preview: prices, tickets, and dates

After weeks of build-up, the Goodwood Festival of Speed is finally upon us, with the Duke of Richmond all set to open...

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2018: live stream and latest news

The 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed has officially begun, with the Duke of Richmond once again opening up his driveway to one...

London ULEZ to cover most of capital from October 2021

The London Ultra Low Emission Zone, or ULEZ, will be heavily expanded to cover most of the capital on 25 October 2021.The...

London ULEZ: the Ultra Low Emissions Zone explained

The London Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) is coming into effect on 8 April 2019 and will impact an estimated 2.5m vehicles...

New 2018 Skoda Kodiaq vRS – pictures

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New 2018 McLaren 600LT joins Sports Series range

The McLaren 600LT is the fifth and most powerful model to be added to the British brand’s Sports Series range. It will...

New 2018 BMW X5 SUV revealed – pictures

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LEGO Bugatti Chiron: how was the 3,599-piece model designed?

Supercars are sometimes referred to as ‘toys’ by their owners – vehicles to be enjoyed and played with. But describing the new...

Advanced new 2019 Mazda 3 to KO diesels – pictures

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