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World First: Dual Fuel Motorcycle
World First: Dual Fuel Motorcycle

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / The bike world is changing rapidly, aiming to follow in the footsteps of the car world. If petrol reserves run out, then that means that bikes too will have to find an alternate source of fuel unles...

 
BMW 1-Series Three-Door Leaked via Patent Images
BMW 1-Series Three-Door Leaked via Patent Images

29 Dec 2011, 09:18 UTC / The new BMW 1-Series is already on the market (you can read our review by following this link), with the car working hard to convince more and more customers that it has gone through a complex evolu...

 
GM, No. 1 Innovator in The Patent Board's List
GM, No. 1 Innovator in The Patent Board's List

16 May 2011, 10:57 UTC / No less than 182 companies battled this year for the privilege of being named the number one innovator in the automotive industry; however, the one that did take home the prize, at least this quarte...

 
Patent Filing Reveals Future GM Seven-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission
Patent Filing Reveals Future GM Seven-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission

23 Mar 2011, 15:48 UTC / A patent filing has revealed that the dry dual-clutch transmission that GM was developing in partnership with Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation (SAIC) is in fact a seven-speed front-wheel-dri...

 
Horex Motorcycle Patent Reveals W8 Configuration
Horex Motorcycle Patent Reveals W8 Configuration

14 Feb 2011, 15:12 UTC / The first bike from German motorcycle maker Horex, the VR6 Roadster, has already caused a stir in the two-wheeled industry, but now it seems the world will have even further reasons to be surprised....

 
BRP Tilting CanAm Spyder Patent Revealed
BRP Tilting CanAm Spyder Patent Revealed

14 Feb 2011, 14:05 UTC / While the world gets ready to welcome the hybrid CanAm Spyder, Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP) also seems to have further plans in mind. Recent patent documents reveal a three-wheeled vehicle...

 
Mercedes Unveils Aesthetics 125 Sculpture
Mercedes Unveils Aesthetics 125 Sculpture

31 Jan 2011, 17:10 UTC / Let’s take a drive in the time machine: if we go 125 year back, we’ll find Carl Benz submitting the first automobile patent. Heading back to the present time, we see Mercedes-Benz celebr...

 
Cyclone Engine Gets New Patent
Cyclone Engine Gets New Patent

15 Sep 2010, 08:40 UTC / The engine which is likely to leave its mark on more than one industry in the not so distant future received another patent from the US Patent and Trademark Office. It is the seventh such protection...

 
OnStar Counting Patents
OnStar Counting Patents

30 Aug 2010, 18:19 UTC / August, the National Inventors Month, is almost over, but OnStar decided it's still time to add the numbers and give us an idea of how the technology most of us take for granted these days is t...

 
Cyclone Gets New Patent for Innovative Engine
Cyclone Gets New Patent for Innovative Engine

24 Aug 2010, 18:12 UTC / American startup engine manufacturer Cyclone announced today it has been awarded yet another patent by the US Patent and Trademark Office, this time regarding the pre-heater coil fitted into the uni...

 
Apple Files Patent for Smart Bicycle System
Apple Files Patent for Smart Bicycle System

10 Aug 2010, 14:10 UTC / Apple seems to be looking for world domination, from the technology point of view. The company is making one step after another and since iPhone and iPad are causing such a stir among consumers, why...

 
Toyota Settles with Severinsky over Prius
Toyota Settles with Severinsky over Prius

20 Jul 2010, 10:04 UTC / As we told you on Monday, the US International Trade Commission (ITC) was looking into a complaint made by Russian Alex Severinsky, who claimed that Toyota is using his patented high-voltage system ...

 
Russian Says He Invented Prius...
Russian Says He Invented Prius...

19 Jul 2010, 16:37 UTC / ...ok, so not the Prius per se, but the high-voltage system used by Toyota to turn the model into the most successful hybrid on the market. The Russian's name is Alex Severinsky, he's 65, ...

 
Cyclone Receives Third US Patent
Cyclone Receives Third US Patent

4 Mar 2010, 15:54 UTC / The slow, bureaucracy swamped birth of the Cyclone heat regenerative external combustion engine made another step forward this week, after Cyclone received the US Patent and Trademark Office patent ...

 
Cyclone All Fuel Engine Receives EU Patent
Cyclone All Fuel Engine Receives EU Patent

10 Feb 2010, 10:24 UTC / Another hurdle in the path of Cyclone's all-fuel, external combustion engine, towards becoming a more present technology has been overcome, after the European Patent Office issued a notice to g...

 
New Patents Emerge Due to Alternative Power Vehicles
New Patents Emerge Due to Alternative Power Vehicles

2 Nov 2009, 09:36 UTC / The auto industry is now heading in more directions then ever before. The new wave of alternative powered vehicles needs as much technology innovation as it can get, so last year there were 15,077 p...

 
Ford's EcoBoost to Get 125 Patents
Ford's EcoBoost to Get 125 Patents

4 Oct 2009, 10:49 UTC / An extremely proud Ford Motor announced this weekend that its latest development in terms of engines, the long-praised EcoBoost, will add no less than 125 positions to Ford’s existing 4,618 a...

 
Korea Approves Patent on All-Fuel Engine
Korea Approves Patent on All-Fuel Engine

30 Sep 2009, 07:38 UTC / The Korean Intellectual Property Office has taken the decision to approve the patent for a new, heat regenerative external combustion engine developed by Cyclone. The engine is question is capable o...

 
Microsoft, TomTom Reach Agreement Over Patent Infringement Cases
Microsoft, TomTom Reach Agreement Over Patent Infringement Cases

1 Apr 2009, 13:55 UTC / Redmond-based software giant Microsoft and navigation systems manufacturer TomTom recently announced they have reached an agreement over the patent infringement cases filed by Microsoft before the U...

 
Tata Says No to Imitation, Protects Nano with 37 Patents
Tata Says No to Imitation, Protects Nano with 37 Patents

18 Mar 2009, 13:54 UTC / Tata Nano, also referred to as the cheapest car in the world, is going to be on the expensive side for its parent company as the Indian manufacturers puts all its hopes in this new model. The compan...