23
Feb
2017

Turbo meets hybrid to create new flagship Panamera

The new Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid

Porsche has been rapidly expanding its hybrid range since the 918 Spyder launch, giving buyers of the Cayenne and Panamera the option of a battery boost. But up until now, its hybrid models had all been based on less powerful V6-engined cars rather than the full-fat turbocharged range-toppers. That all changes with the new Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid.

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Category: Automotive

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23
Feb
2017

Lockheed Martin supersonic jet hits the wind tunnel – in model form

Artist's concept of Lockheed Martin’s Quiet Supersonic Technology (QueSST) X-plane

Last March, NASA announced that as part of its New Aviation Horizons initiative, Lockheed Martin had been chosen to develop a manned demonstrator aircraft called the Quiet Supersonic Technology (QueSST) X-plane. It would be used to test technologies that would make commercial supersonic aircraft quiet enough to fly over land. Eleven months later, Lockheed and the agency are ready to take the next step as a nine-percent scale model starts wind tunnel tests at the Glenn Research Center in Cleveland.

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Category: Aircraft

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23
Feb
2017

Yamaha revamps its entry-level motorcycle range with the YS125

The 2017 Yamaha YS125 updates the proven package of the YBR125 to the Euro 4 emission ...

With new European emission norms coming into force this year, Yamaha's successful YBR125 commuter had to be either updated or replaced. Juggling a bit of both, the YS125 is built around the same running gear, with sportier styling and a redesigned engine for lower fuel consumption and longer range.

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Category: Motorcycles

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