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Can an All-Electric 469-HP Audi Defeat Great Public Transport? Well, It Depends
Can an All-Electric 469-HP Audi Defeat Great Public Transport? Well, It Depends

6 Aug 2022, 16:02 UTC / Now, this is an interesting challenge, considering the times we live in. Here’s how an all-electric sedan fares against just using public transport

 
Bosco Is an Old Cargo Barge Reborn as a Floating Luxury Mansion on The Thames
Bosco Is an Old Cargo Barge Reborn as a Floating Luxury Mansion on The Thames

2 Aug 2022, 11:09 UTC / Reconstructed by the team behind LAB Architects as a family home, Bosco is a gorgeous city apartment with incredible space and 120-year private mooring

 
James Corden Is Knocked Off His Bike, Quite Furious About It
James Corden Is Knocked Off His Bike, Quite Furious About It

19 Jul 2022, 07:20 UTC / The comedian was out for a morning ride with his wife when another cyclist cut him off in traffic, knocking him down. The other cyclist got an earful

 
Multi-Millionaire Taylor Swift Keeps a Low Profile in a Nissan Family Car
Multi-Millionaire Taylor Swift Keeps a Low Profile in a Nissan Family Car

26 Jun 2022, 05:24 UTC / When she’s in London and she wants to be able to move around unnoticed, Taylor uses a Nissan as her daily. She “loves it,” report says

 
Gorgeous, Brand-New $50 Million PHI Superyacht Is “Victim of a PR Stunt”
Gorgeous, Brand-New $50 Million PHI Superyacht Is “Victim of a PR Stunt”

16 Jun 2022, 05:33 UTC / The Russian-owned superyacht was detained in London at the end of March and remains there still, even though the direct beneficiary is not on any sanctions list

 
Queen Elizabeth’s Embraer Private Jet Caught in Storm, Forced to Abort Original Landing
Queen Elizabeth’s Embraer Private Jet Caught in Storm, Forced to Abort Original Landing

1 Jun 2022, 02:35 UTC / Her Majesty flew from Aberdeen to London ahead of the weekend’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations, but had to delay her arrival due to weather

 
Brand-New $50 Million Superyacht PHI Is Still Stuck in London
Brand-New $50 Million Superyacht PHI Is Still Stuck in London

31 May 2022, 07:51 UTC / PHI was delivered in 2021 and was about to leave London in March, when authorities arrested it even though the owner is not on sanctions lists. It’s still there

 
The Google Maps Power: London’s Crossrail Is Already on the Map
The Google Maps Power: London’s Crossrail Is Already on the Map

23 May 2022, 22:23 UTC / The Elizabeth line is projected to open on May 24 with a more than 3-year delay; all stations are already available on Google Maps

 
London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) Is Celebrating the Sale of Its 7,000th TX
London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) Is Celebrating the Sale of Its 7,000th TX

19 May 2022, 16:12 UTC / Electric London Taxi announces 7,000 examples sold. LEVC's TX is an accessible and user friendly vehicle for several types of customers.

 
Don't Drive an SUV in This City, Activists Will Deflate Your Tires
Don't Drive an SUV in This City, Activists Will Deflate Your Tires

3 May 2022, 20:23 UTC / The green movement is spreading at a faster pace than ever. People are tired of waiting for climate action. SUV drivers are now targeted by activists

 
Park Your Car’s Shadow in the Disabled Spot and You Get a Fine, Ford Driver Claims
Park Your Car’s Shadow in the Disabled Spot and You Get a Fine, Ford Driver Claims

22 Apr 2022, 04:49 UTC / Dad parks Ford in the usual spot, is surprised to get a fine in the mail. He claims it’s because he parked his car’s shadow in the disabled spot

 
Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport by Sur Mesure Will Make Public Debut in London This Month
Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport by Sur Mesure Will Make Public Debut in London This Month

14 Apr 2022, 13:09 UTC / A Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport that was customized by the Sur Mesure division will make its public debut this month in London. This is what you need to know

 
Superyacht PHI Seized in London After Alleged Ties With Russian Businessman
Superyacht PHI Seized in London After Alleged Ties With Russian Businessman

30 Mar 2022, 08:50 UTC / The governments all around the world are working tirelessly to seize all the expensive properties of Russian oligarchs, and they have found a new yacht

 
Cargo Bike Company Pedal Me Bans Helmets for Riders for Safety Reasons
Cargo Bike Company Pedal Me Bans Helmets for Riders for Safety Reasons

8 Feb 2022, 07:38 UTC / Co-founder Ben Knowles says the law of risk compensation means riders would take bigger risks if they wore helmets, so he’s banned them from the company

 
Simon Cowell Is “Lucky to Be Alive” After e-Bike Crash, Will Wear a Helmet From Now On
Simon Cowell Is “Lucky to Be Alive” After e-Bike Crash, Will Wear a Helmet From Now On

2 Feb 2022, 14:48 UTC / The TV personality was involved in another accident in London, broke his arm and hit his head as he flew over the handlebars, says report

 
Simon Cowell Crashes Another e-Bike, Is Hospitalized for a Broken Arm
Simon Cowell Crashes Another e-Bike, Is Hospitalized for a Broken Arm

2 Feb 2022, 04:27 UTC / The TV personality was riding around London when the wheels slipped from under him at a sharp turn. He wasn’t wearing his helmet, may have suffered concussion

 
This Secret Basement Collection Hides George Barris Customs, Rare Bubble Cars
This Secret Basement Collection Hides George Barris Customs, Rare Bubble Cars

13 Jan 2022, 11:28 UTC / Gary Hillman is nuts about bubble cars, but he also owns four of Geroge Barris' weirdest builds. And they're all stashed away in a basement

 
Bugatti's 'La Bouteille Noire' Bespoke Champagne Finds Wealthy New Owner
Bugatti's 'La Bouteille Noire' Bespoke Champagne Finds Wealthy New Owner

29 Dec 2021, 10:27 UTC / Inspired by the La Voiture Noire hypercar, the La Bouteille Noire was sold to the highest bidder during the presentation event hosted last month in London

 
London Bans All E-Scooters on Public Transport Network After Lithium Battery Fire
London Bans All E-Scooters on Public Transport Network After Lithium Battery Fire

22 Dec 2021, 13:31 UTC / Transport for London has announced a ban on carrying e-scooters or e-unicycles on all public transit vehicles, stations and premises. A recent fire is to blame

 
Qantas Becomes the First Australian Airline to Commit to Sustainable Aviation Fuel
Qantas Becomes the First Australian Airline to Commit to Sustainable Aviation Fuel

15 Dec 2021, 07:58 UTC / The first SAF-powered flights from London to Australia are scheduled for the next months, soon to be followed by U.S.-Australia similar ones