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Switzerland Starts Testing Autonomous Bus On Public Roads
Switzerland Starts Testing Autonomous Bus On Public Roads

27 Jun 2016, 13:01 UTC / Driverless busses have begun testing in Switzerland last week. They have 11 seats, and are fully electric. A driver is still on-board to ensure safe operation

 
Kyburz eRod Is Your Swiss Electric Version of the Caterham Seven
Kyburz eRod Is Your Swiss Electric Version of the Caterham Seven

14 Mar 2016, 15:06 UTC / Switzerland is trying its hand at automobile manufacturing with this little electric kit car that hides a massive (and also very expensive) surprise

 
Almost 20 Percent of Switzerland’s LaFerraris in One Picture
Almost 20 Percent of Switzerland’s LaFerraris in One Picture

2 Nov 2015, 13:19 UTC / Rumor has it Switzerland received a little over 50 LaFerrari allocations, which means this picture holds almost 20 percent of them

 
This Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Has Swarovski Crystals Inserted in Its Wheels – Video
This Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Has Swarovski Crystals Inserted in Its Wheels – Video

27 Aug 2015, 20:11 UTC / We understand the idea there are a lot of wealthy people that need to stand out with something, so they tune their cars. But this is too much

 
Spoiled 20-Year-Old Son Torches Ferrari 458 to Make His Father Buy a New One
Spoiled 20-Year-Old Son Torches Ferrari 458 to Make His Father Buy a New One

10 Aug 2015, 16:49 UTC / This spoiled punk did not just torched a new Ferrari 458, but he even told the judge he did it because he wanted a newer model

 
Extreme Snowboarder Gets Towed by 1,200 HP Airplane at 125 KM/H
Extreme Snowboarder Gets Towed by 1,200 HP Airplane at 125 KM/H

19 May 2015, 16:34 UTC / Switzerland is a country that hates going fast in cars, but apparently they think being towed by an airplane is perfectly safe

 
Wingsuiter Flying Over Mountains in Switzerland Makes You Dream <span>· Video</span>
Wingsuiter Flying Over Mountains in Switzerland Makes You Dream · Video

20 Feb 2015, 13:16 UTC / Brandon Mikesell from Seattle, Washington has filmed himself flying over the gorgeous landscapes of Switzerlan in a wingsuite

 
Lucky Cat Survives 70 MPH Car Crash in Switzerland
Lucky Cat Survives 70 MPH Car Crash in Switzerland

16 Sep 2014, 10:02 UTC / As if being able to survive being dropped from a building wasn't enough, cats are apparently able to withstand high-speed car crashes that would kill us furless bipeds. This lucky cat that'...

 
Switzerland on Lane Splitting: No!
Switzerland on Lane Splitting: No!

2 Oct 2013, 11:43 UTC / Cutting things short, Switzerland voted 24 against lane splitting and 4 in favor. According to elementary school math, there's not going to be any legal lane splitting in Switzerland, at least ...

 
Swiss Policeman Wheelies, Crashes, Speeds, Lies, Doesn't Show Up in Court. What Next?
Swiss Policeman Wheelies, Crashes, Speeds, Lies, Doesn't Show Up in Court. What Next?

31 May 2013, 10:07 UTC / Wacky things happen from time to time in Switzerland, but this one is a rather nasty one,a s it involves a police officer and quite a bizarre story. The 40-y.o. officer crashed into a jaywalking ...

 
No Buyers for the Auctioned Ferrari Motorcycle
No Buyers for the Auctioned Ferrari Motorcycle

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Spicy prices can sometimes represent an obstacle in accomplishing your love for motorcycles, especially when we speak about the one and only Ferrari  motorbike (you might want to check out our ...

 
Swiss Junkyard Comes Under Fire
Swiss Junkyard Comes Under Fire

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Although this is no hot news, it was so interesting that we couldn't leave it be. In Kaufdorf, Switzerland, there is a junkyard housing over 500 classic machines from the 1930s through the 1960...

 
Renault-Nissan Issues Zero-Emissions Plan for Switzerland
Renault-Nissan Issues Zero-Emissions Plan for Switzerland

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Renault-Nissan announced a new effort to develop a zero-emission solution in Switzerland and confirmed that the Swiss electric utility company Energie Ouest Suisse, formerly known as EOS, will help ...

 
Swiss Fire Brigade Takes Delivery of 15 Unimog U20s
Swiss Fire Brigade Takes Delivery of 15 Unimog U20s

6 Jul 2012, 15:31 UTC / Unimog has been making hardy off-road trucks since the 1940s and have acquired vast experience in the field. They now make a range of three vehicles, with the U20 being the smallest of the lot. ...

 
BMW Fined €130 Million by Swiss Regulators
BMW Fined €130 Million by Swiss Regulators

25 May 2012, 10:00 UTC / BMW has been fined a massive €130 million ($170 million) by Swiss regulators for basically not allowing people to in the country to buy the cars they want from other dealers outside of Switzerl...

 
Mercedes G55 AMG on ADV.1 Concave Wheels in Switzerland
Mercedes G55 AMG on ADV.1 Concave Wheels in Switzerland

25 Oct 2011, 14:25 UTC / Our spy photographers keep sending in new shots of AMG’s next take on the Mercedes G-Class, but until we get the new tons of fast German metal, we have to make due with what we have. The la...

 
Bentley Driver Goes 202 mph (325 km/h) in Switzerland
Bentley Driver Goes 202 mph (325 km/h) in Switzerland

7 Oct 2011, 12:52 UTC / A 28-year-old German decided to take a Bentley Continental GT up to 202 mph (325 km/h), with the driver using the Autobahn for this. So, what’s the big deal? Well, the speed was not achieved o...

 
Alonso to Spend $80M in Tax for Spain Return
Alonso to Spend $80M in Tax for Spain Return

23 May 2011, 08:35 UTC / Sometimes, being rich and wanting to spend your living days close to your love ones doesn't come cheap. People usually fend off paying high taxes in the countries they live in by moving to Swit...

 
Nissan Announces Leaf Price in Switzerland
Nissan Announces Leaf Price in Switzerland

29 Oct 2010, 06:52 UTC / One by one, countries all over the world are gearing up to receive the Nissan Leaf, the first global electric vehicle to be manufactured by a major carmaker. This time, it's the turn of Switzer...

 
SLS AMG Owner Gets $1 Million Speeding Ticket in Switzerland
SLS AMG Owner Gets $1 Million Speeding Ticket in Switzerland

10 Aug 2010, 12:16 UTC / Supercars are built to offer an unstoppable wave of thrills and take their passengers to a new dimension where nothing else matters. However, taking this experience outside the safety of a race trac...