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Stories about: Africa

For This Canadian Family, Seeing Our Magnificent World Turned Into an Emergency
For This Canadian Family, Seeing Our Magnificent World Turned Into an Emergency

13 Sep 2022, 19:16 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Many people would like to have enough time and money on their hands to explore what our planet has to offer. In this case, however, traveling became mandatory

 
Zipline and Jumia Team Up to Offer Drone Deliveries of Thousands of Products Across Africa
Zipline and Jumia Team Up to Offer Drone Deliveries of Thousands of Products Across Africa

2 Sep 2022, 12:36 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Zipline and Jumia teamed up to pioneer drone delivery across Africa, offering instant, automated, on-demand drone deliveries of thousands of products

 
Next-Gen Roam Air Unveiled as "The Optimal Electric Motorcycle for Africa"
Next-Gen Roam Air Unveiled as "The Optimal Electric Motorcycle for Africa"

21 Jul 2022, 12:20 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / The company that deployed the first Africa-designed and built electric motorcycle and electric bus is back with the next-gen motorcycle. Meet Roam Air

 
BMW Thinks Sub-Saharan Africa Needs Locally-Built X3 Crossovers
BMW Thinks Sub-Saharan Africa Needs Locally-Built X3 Crossovers

21 Jun 2022, 11:06 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / Previously built at the Spartanburg factory in the U.S., the BMW X3 for sub-Saharan Africa is now made at the Rosslyn plant in South Africa

 
Cake's Solar-Powered Bikes Are Becoming the Go-To Vehicle for Park Rangers in Africa
Cake's Solar-Powered Bikes Are Becoming the Go-To Vehicle for Park Rangers in Africa

13 Jun 2022, 08:26 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Cake's rugged, Swedish-made electric motorcycles are becoming the go-to vehicle for more and more anti-poaching organizations in Africa

 
Multiple Rivian R1Ts Were Spotted on a Car Hauler in Africa, Here's Who's Getting Them
Multiple Rivian R1Ts Were Spotted on a Car Hauler in Africa, Here's Who's Getting Them

4 Jun 2022, 20:44 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / The all-electric pickup truck fever is rapidly spreading. Africa is now home to some R1Ts. The move came as a surprise to many, but it makes lots of sense

 
Ken Block's 280-hp Porsche 911 Rally Car Goes Under the Hammer
Ken Block's 280-hp Porsche 911 Rally Car Goes Under the Hammer

1 Jun 2022, 16:09 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / A popular target for conversion to rally specification, the Porsche 911 SC was Ken Block's weapon of choice in the 2022 East Africa Safari Classic Rally

 
Wingcopter Announces "The Largest Commercial Deployment" in the Delivery Drone Industry
Wingcopter Announces "The Largest Commercial Deployment" in the Delivery Drone Industry

19 May 2022, 15:11 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Wingcopter announces "the largest commercial deployment in the global delivery drone industry to date", via a partnership with Continental Drones

 
UPS and Swoop Aero to Deliver Vaccines in Africa via Drone in As Little as 15 Minutes
UPS and Swoop Aero to Deliver Vaccines in Africa via Drone in As Little as 15 Minutes

4 May 2022, 12:21 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Australian drone logistics company Swoop Aero teamed up with UPS to help deliver COVID-19 vaccines to people in Malawi, Africa.

 
2022 Hyundai Grand Creta Three-Row Crossover Launched in South Africa
2022 Hyundai Grand Creta Three-Row Crossover Launched in South Africa

26 Mar 2022, 20:58 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Offered exclusively with front-wheel drive and a choice of two engines, the 2022 Hyundai Grand Creta is now available to order in South Africa

 
Abandoned Koenigsegg One:1 Is Dubai's Equivalent of an Exotic Barn Find
Abandoned Koenigsegg One:1 Is Dubai's Equivalent of an Exotic Barn Find

17 Mar 2022, 10:37 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / Owned by a controversial African leader, this rare, powerful, and eye-watering expensive Koenigsegg One:1 is currently gathering dust in Dubai

 
Durable, Solar-Powered Catamaran Wants to Be the Ford Model T of Water Transport
Durable, Solar-Powered Catamaran Wants to Be the Ford Model T of Water Transport

26 Feb 2022, 14:00 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Kreatif Design’s solar-powered catamaran wants to revolutionize water transport through its affordability, durability, and sustainable design.

 
Cake's New E-Bikes Are Silent, Tough, and Ready for Anti-Poaching Raids in Africa
Cake's New E-Bikes Are Silent, Tough, and Ready for Anti-Poaching Raids in Africa

27 Jan 2022, 16:27 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / Swedish bike manufacturer Cake continues to stay true to its anti-poaching initiative and launches a new model in the series. Meet the Osa AP

 
Southern Wind's First Hybrid Yacht Is Under Construction, Promises Luxury and Performance
Southern Wind's First Hybrid Yacht Is Under Construction, Promises Luxury and Performance

21 Dec 2021, 11:06 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / The first unit in Southern Wind's new SW108 Hybrid yacht series is now under construction, boasting an impressive performance and an innovative design

 
Opibus and Uber Aim to Scale the Use of the First African e-Motorcycle on the Continent
Opibus and Uber Aim to Scale the Use of the First African e-Motorcycle on the Continent

14 Dec 2021, 14:13 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / The manufacturer of the first African electric motorcycle teamed up with Uber to scale up the use of its Opibus e-motorbikes across the continent

 
Morocco's Auto Manufacturing Industry is the New Gold Standard of Africa, Here's Why
Morocco's Auto Manufacturing Industry is the New Gold Standard of Africa, Here's Why

14 Oct 2021, 05:19 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Morocco is proving with a strong will and no interference from imperial superpowers, the Moroccan people are more than capable of producing for themselves.

 
I Had the Time of My Life Driving a Toyota Land Cruiser Safari 4x4 in the African Bush
I Had the Time of My Life Driving a Toyota Land Cruiser Safari 4x4 in the African Bush

11 Sep 2021, 07:46 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / In a surreal landscape in the Tsavo West National Park, in Kenya, is where I got the chance of a lifetime to drive this Toyota Land Cruiser Safari truck.

 
World's First 3D-Printed School Opens in Africa, Took Less Than a Day to Build
World's First 3D-Printed School Opens in Africa, Took Less Than a Day to Build

6 Jul 2021, 11:50 UTC · By: Florina Spînu / The world's first 3D-printed school has opened up in Africa. The new construction method comes to address the need of housing shortage.

 
World’s Largest Radio Telescopes To Be Built in Australia and Africa for $2.3b
World’s Largest Radio Telescopes To Be Built in Australia and Africa for $2.3b

1 Jul 2021, 14:00 UTC · By: Cristina Mircea / The largest radio telescope networks ever to be built promise to unlock the mysteries of the Universe. Meet the Square Kilometer Array Observatory.

 
Russia’s Amphibious Light Armored Vehicle Strela Ready to Make Waves in Africa
Russia’s Amphibious Light Armored Vehicle Strela Ready to Make Waves in Africa

20 May 2021, 12:08 UTC · By: Otilia Drăgan / The Military-Industrial Company in Russia is bringing the Strela amphibious light armored vehicle to the African market.