Vehicle

  • NBNCo Trucks around the country, NBN explained to Wodonga

    For the past 2 days, NBNCo’s information truck has been parked in Wodonga, today I had a chance to check it out. Travelling around the country, the fold out semi-trailer is designed to educate the general public on the benefits of the NBN. Attendees were treated to a 30...
  • Ford officially announce the Ford Focus Electric

    Today at CES 2011, Ford officially announced they will shipping a fully electric version of their popular Focus mode. In an environmentally focused world, more and more manufacturers are entering the EV market, the Nissan Leaf, Chevy Volt and Tesla Roadster for example. With the car giant Ford getting...
  • Inductive charging has massive potential

    While Inductive charging isn’t a new concept, CES 2011 is showcasing some brand new uses for it. Typically reserved for electric toothbrushes or phones, Fulton Innovation are showing some amazing uses for the technology. Shown off in a video from Engadget we see a cereal box lighting up when...
  • Feature: CarGrabber simplifies searching for cars

    Features are a new category of posts on techAU, they aim to highlight Australian-based startups. There’s some fantastic work being done in Australia and honest hard work that benefits Aussies should be promoted and encouraged. If you’d like to be techAU’s next Feature company, email jason@techAU.tv. Features are not...
  • Car Tech: First 20 Mitsubishi MIEVs arrive in Australia

    Mitsibishi’s MIEV is their entry into the electric car arena, today Mitsubishi are celebrating their first batch (only 20) arriving down under. According to reports on Facebook, there’s 70 more MIEV’s on the way before the end of 2010. The vehicles are already in high demand, with Mitsubishi already...