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VanMoof's First High-Speed E-Bike Aims to Replace City Cars, Boasts a Top Speed of 30 MPH
VanMoof's First High-Speed E-Bike Aims to Replace City Cars, Boasts a Top Speed of 30 MPH

13 Oct 2021, 07:18 UTC / VanMoof announces its first hyperbike meant to replace city cars in the near future. The VanMoof V e-bike will be able to reach speeds of 50 kph (30 mph)

 
Leaf-Cutting Autonomous Robot Can Operate 24/7, Promises Over 85 Percent Accuracy
Leaf-Cutting Autonomous Robot Can Operate 24/7, Promises Over 85 Percent Accuracy

11 Oct 2021, 11:38 UTC / Priva's autonomous robot Kompano is the first machine on the market that can move around a greenhouse independently alongside employees and can operate 24/7

 
First Wind Turbine to Run at 14 MW Has Begun Operation in the Netherlands
First Wind Turbine to Run at 14 MW Has Begun Operation in the Netherlands

6 Oct 2021, 06:15 UTC / The first wind turbine in the industry to run at 14 MW is now being tested in Rotterdam by GE Renewable Energy. It can produce 74 GWh of gross annual energy.

 
Shinkai Explorer Yacht Has a Dedicated 7.2-Ton Submarine and a Massive Gyroscope System
Shinkai Explorer Yacht Has a Dedicated 7.2-Ton Submarine and a Massive Gyroscope System

4 Oct 2021, 14:30 UTC / Feadship's Shinkai explorer superyacht is getting close to its delivery date. The vessel has a dedicated 7.2-ton submarine and a large gyroscope system

 
Kaos Superyacht Towers Over All Others With Size and Billionaire Amenities
Kaos Superyacht Towers Over All Others With Size and Billionaire Amenities

23 Sep 2021, 22:30 UTC / This yacht design was considered the largest to ever come out of the Netherlands, but at 361 feet in length, it still towers most other yachts around.

 
Uber Loses Another Lawsuit in Europe, Court of Amsterdam Sides With the Unions
Uber Loses Another Lawsuit in Europe, Court of Amsterdam Sides With the Unions

14 Sep 2021, 09:59 UTC / Court of Amsterdam: 1, Uber: 0. The ride-hailing company loses another lawsuit in Europe, with the Dutch court deciding that Uber drivers are employees

 
Oldest City in the Netherlands Boasts the World's Longest 3D Printed Concrete Bike Bridge
Oldest City in the Netherlands Boasts the World's Longest 3D Printed Concrete Bike Bridge

10 Sep 2021, 16:43 UTC / Nijmegen, renowned for being the oldest city in the Netherlands, shows its modern side, with the longest 3D printed concrete bicycle bridge in the world.

 
VW ID.3 Burns to the Ground in the Netherlands: Cause Is Still Unknown
VW ID.3 Burns to the Ground in the Netherlands: Cause Is Still Unknown

20 Aug 2021, 15:21 UTC / The VW ID.3 had just finished charging in Groningen, and the driver had already put her child in the car when she noticed smoke coming from underneath it.

 
The Uitsloot Is a Motorcycle That Runs on Methane from a Pond
The Uitsloot Is a Motorcycle That Runs on Methane from a Pond

25 Jul 2021, 08:26 UTC / Gijs Schalkx from The Netherlands has created a fully sustainable motorcycle as a means to keep the internal combustion engine alive in “a fossil-free future”

 
In the Netherlands You Can Rent Houses That Are 3D-Printed
In the Netherlands You Can Rent Houses That Are 3D-Printed

3 Jul 2021, 12:58 UTC / The Netherlands boast on their Project Milestone, which will consist of five entirely functional 3D-printed houses that will be offered for renting.

 
Royal Dutch Gazelle Drops New 28MPH e-Bike Just in Time for Summer Weekend Trips
Royal Dutch Gazelle Drops New 28MPH e-Bike Just in Time for Summer Weekend Trips

17 Jun 2021, 08:06 UTC / Famous for its bikes, the Dutch company is announcing its first Class 3 electric bike with an Enviolo trekking hub and a belt drive.

 
Irony of Biblical Proportions: Noah’s Ark Detained, Deemed Unseaworthy
Irony of Biblical Proportions: Noah’s Ark Detained, Deemed Unseaworthy

7 Jun 2021, 05:47 UTC / Biblical floating museum arrived in Ipswich in November 2019, should have left for the trip home to Netherlands in April 2021 but is not allowed to

 
A Camper With a View, the Panorama Shelter Blends With Style in Dutch Landscapes
A Camper With a View, the Panorama Shelter Blends With Style in Dutch Landscapes

30 May 2021, 14:25 UTC / The Panorama Shelter camper gives you a special kind of view of the Netherlands. Its large windows make the traveler blend in with the scenery.

 
One-Day-Old Ferrari 488 Pista Crashed Is an Expensive Lesson in Cockiness
One-Day-Old Ferrari 488 Pista Crashed Is an Expensive Lesson in Cockiness

7 May 2021, 05:27 UTC / The driver wanted to show off for the cameras, turned off the safety features and lost traction, and then control of the brand new car

 
The LEF Is for Those Times When a Car Is Too Much and a Bike Not Enough
The LEF Is for Those Times When a Car Is Too Much and a Bike Not Enough

9 Mar 2021, 12:47 UTC / A “new way of driving:” the LEF is legally a moped, but practically a halfway solution between a personal car and a bicycle, with the advantages of both

 
1997 Ascari Ecosse Is a Very Tempting, Obscure Treat
1997 Ascari Ecosse Is a Very Tempting, Obscure Treat

15 Feb 2021, 08:03 UTC / Only 19 such supercars were made and this is one of two in left-hand drive configuration, selling in excellent condition with few miles on the odo

 
Lume Traveler Camper Lets You Sleep Under the Stars, Has Chef’s Kitchen
Lume Traveler Camper Lets You Sleep Under the Stars, Has Chef’s Kitchen

30 Nov 2020, 11:01 UTC / Founder Hein van de Laar loves being outdoors but doesn’t like camping, so he invented something that would be the best of both worlds

 
Bjorn Harms’ Remote-Controlled Corvette Is a Childhood Dream Come True
Bjorn Harms’ Remote-Controlled Corvette Is a Childhood Dream Come True

19 Nov 2020, 15:05 UTC / Created in 2016, the Corvette is perhaps the world’s most refined full-size remote-controlled car, still impressive after all this time

 
Meet Luca, the All-Electric Car Built by Hand, Entirely From Waste
Meet Luca, the All-Electric Car Built by Hand, Entirely From Waste

16 Nov 2020, 11:30 UTC / The latest project from the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands proves waste can be used in the automotive industry with great success

 
Derailed Train Saved by Whale Sculpture Is the Catch of the Day
Derailed Train Saved by Whale Sculpture Is the Catch of the Day

3 Nov 2020, 05:05 UTC / An oversize piece of art representing the tail of two hunchback whales “caught” a train as it went off the rails, keeping it from plunging into the water