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Stories about: Switzerland

This Zero Star Hotel Will Have You Sleep Outside a Gas Station in the Name of Art
This Zero Star Hotel Will Have You Sleep Outside a Gas Station in the Name of Art

9 Jul 2022, 00:30 UTC / The latest Null Stern Hotel installation by Zero Real Estate is actually an anti-idyllic suite that is meant to keep you awake to meditate on the world’s crises

 
Switzerland Debuted 20 Million kWh "Water Battery" After 14 Years of Work
Switzerland Debuted 20 Million kWh "Water Battery" After 14 Years of Work

6 Jul 2022, 09:56 UTC / Switzerland started the operation of its gigantic “water battery” at Nant de Drance, with a total power of 900 MW and a capacity of 20,000 MWh

 
Life in a Tent on a Hand-Built Raft Is the Definition of Downsizing, Floating Off-Grid
Life in a Tent on a Hand-Built Raft Is the Definition of Downsizing, Floating Off-Grid

25 Jun 2022, 00:30 UTC / Couple in Sweden live in a tent on a simple raft during the summertime, drifting away at 2.5 mph and enjoying the simple life

 
The Walk of Shame: Ferrari F40 Gets Its Face Covered Up After Crashing at Hill Climb Event
The Walk of Shame: Ferrari F40 Gets Its Face Covered Up After Crashing at Hill Climb Event

21 Jun 2022, 22:02 UTC / Fans of the Ferrari F40, look away, as the damages sustained by this one, after crashing during a hill climb race in Switzerland, are very serious

 
Wingtra Gives Away Three of Its Swiss-Made Mapping Drones, They Cost Around $20K a Piece
Wingtra Gives Away Three of Its Swiss-Made Mapping Drones, They Cost Around $20K a Piece

7 Mar 2022, 14:10 UTC / Swiss drone manufacturer Wingtra gives away three of its WingtraOne GEN II mapping drones as prizes in a contest. They sell for approximately $20,000 a piece

 
World’s Slowest Express Train With Panoramic Windows Gives Luxury Travel a New Meaning
World’s Slowest Express Train With Panoramic Windows Gives Luxury Travel a New Meaning

17 Jan 2022, 09:45 UTC / This gorgeous train ride through the Swiss Alps comes with breathtaking views from the huge windows, and an ultra-luxurious excellence class

 
Audemars Piguet’s Timeless Suite Eco-Pod Is How the Rich Do Glamping
Audemars Piguet’s Timeless Suite Eco-Pod Is How the Rich Do Glamping

26 Dec 2021, 07:00 UTC / The Swiss watchmaker partnered with Swiss luxury eco-resort WhitePod to develop a single pod that invites to total relaxation and bonding with nature

 
2022 Geneva International Motor Show Already Canceled Due to Pandemic Issues
2022 Geneva International Motor Show Already Canceled Due to Pandemic Issues

7 Oct 2021, 15:13 UTC / The organizers of the Geneva International Motor Show have decided to cancel the 2022 edition of the event due to issues related to the global pandemic

 
Monteverdi Hai 450 SS: The 1970 Swiss Supercar With a Mid-Mounted 426 HEMI
Monteverdi Hai 450 SS: The 1970 Swiss Supercar With a Mid-Mounted 426 HEMI

23 Sep 2021, 21:11 UTC / Born out of a car salesman's desire to built the ultimate supercar, the Hai 450 SS was a fascinating vehicle that unfortunately never made it into production

 
Two-Faced Robot Table Clock Has a Dark Side, Goes for More Than $60,000
Two-Faced Robot Table Clock Has a Dark Side, Goes for More Than $60,000

30 Aug 2021, 19:20 UTC / It is called the 1839 Balthazar Table Clock and it is a two-faced robot table clock made of over 400 components and dozens of jewels. And it goes for $61,000.

 
Hyundai XCIENT Fuel Cell Trucks Exceed 1 Million KM Milestone
Hyundai XCIENT Fuel Cell Trucks Exceed 1 Million KM Milestone

3 Jul 2021, 08:06 UTC / Hyundai XCIENT Fuel Cell trucks have surpassed 1 million kilometers (621,371 miles) of driving on the Swiss roads since their introduction in October last year

 
Microlino 2.0 vs. Microlino 1.0 Is the Cutest EV Drag Race Possible
Microlino 2.0 vs. Microlino 1.0 Is the Cutest EV Drag Race Possible

28 Apr 2021, 11:04 UTC / Micro Mobility Systems is on track with the second prototype of the Microlino microcar ahead of an estimated September 2021 delivery

 
Gorgeous Porsche Taycan “Queen of the Night” Artcar Sells for $200,000
Gorgeous Porsche Taycan “Queen of the Night” Artcar Sells for $200,000

18 Apr 2021, 05:49 UTC / The one-off Taycan created by Richard Phillips and SIGNal Design sold to a Swiss bidder, will remain on display until it moves to its new home

 
Known Ferrarista Christian Constantin’s 812 Superfast Gets Taken Out by Peugeot
Known Ferrarista Christian Constantin’s 812 Superfast Gets Taken Out by Peugeot

15 Apr 2021, 07:16 UTC / “It could have been much more serious!” the architect and owner of FC Sion says of the scary crash, which was caused by a speeding, intoxicated driver

 
Fernando Alonso Undergoes Jaw Surgery After Cycling Accident
Fernando Alonso Undergoes Jaw Surgery After Cycling Accident

13 Feb 2021, 05:47 UTC / The F1 driver was out on his bike in Switzerland, when he was hit by a car making a left turn. He is expected to recover in time for F1 training

 
Drift Cars: This 380 Horsepower Nissan PS13 Is Perfect To Start Drifting In
Drift Cars: This 380 Horsepower Nissan PS13 Is Perfect To Start Drifting In

27 Dec 2020, 13:15 UTC / This Nissan PS13 just screams JDM (Japanese Domestic Market); it has 380 horsepower on tap and an Origin Labo body kit, among other things

 
The New HYT Flow Watch Tells Time With Liquids, Diamonds and Electricity Jolts
The New HYT Flow Watch Tells Time With Liquids, Diamonds and Electricity Jolts

23 Sep 2020, 11:22 UTC / HYT introduces two limited-edition timepieces using fluids and traditional mechanics to tell time, and a new complication that generates electricity

 
Bugatti Chiron and Porsche 911 Crash in Switzerland in 4-Vehicle Pileup
Bugatti Chiron and Porsche 911 Crash in Switzerland in 4-Vehicle Pileup

14 Aug 2020, 03:49 UTC / A Mercedes-Benz C-Klasse was also involved, as was a slow-moving camper van leading the line of cars. Two people have been badly hurt

 
2021 Geneva Motor Show Canceled Over “Financial Consequences”
2021 Geneva Motor Show Canceled Over “Financial Consequences”

29 Jun 2020, 23:13 UTC / It's official, boys and girls; the 2021 edition of the Geneva Motor Show won't happen, and all of the event's assets are currently for sale

 
Ford Mustang “Marlboro 5.0” Looks Smoking Cool With Custom Wrap
Ford Mustang “Marlboro 5.0” Looks Smoking Cool With Custom Wrap

26 Apr 2020, 18:37 UTC / The 2014 Ford Mustang GT “Marlboro 5.0” is a one-of-a-kind vinyl wrap designed and applied by a Swiss company called R-Design