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The Mercedes G-Class: Luxury off-roading from the '70s

When most people think about luxury off-roaders built in the '70s, they think of the Range Rover. However, Mercedes has one of its own -- it's a bit of legend, and it's called the G-Class. Or G-Wagen to its mates.

By December 4, 2013

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Go offroad on Altered's V3 Dual-Sport electric skateboard

The V3 DS can go from a street board to an all-terrain platform with a few changes that take under two minutes. Then you can carve away in the dirt.

By November 18, 2013

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Tough all-terrain wheelchair takes user off-road

An Austin, Texas, high school robotics team full of young tinkerers builds a tough off-road wheelchair for a young man with cerebral palsy.

By August 23, 2013

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Movpak: If an electric skateboard and a backpack had a baby...

It's a backpack. It's an electric skateboard. It's the Movpak, an unusual form of transportation that folds up for portability.

By September 3, 2014

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New York auto show mixes the mild and the wild

This year's New York auto show saw a slew of everyday, practical cars, but also featured a streak of passion.

By April 18, 2014

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Geneva auto show's perfect storm of tech and exotica

This year's Geneva auto show was one for the record books, featuring rare supercars, concepts, important new models, and the debut of Apple CarPlay.

By March 10, 2014

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Grind this: Onewheel electric skateboard balances itself

The Onewheel electric skateboard rolls ahead with the idea that you don't need four wheels or a good sense of balance to ride.

By January 21, 2014

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Assemble the $99 Kano DIY computer in minutes

With more than $460,000 raised from a Kickstarter campaign, Kano looks set to spark computer education and DIY chops among kids.

By November 22, 2013

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Crave Ep. 147: 3D-print yourself with Shapify

Shapify uses a Microsoft Kinect to 3D scan you, then prints you out for a low price. Plus, robot cowboys on the range.

By November 22, 2013

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Google takes Street View off-road with backpack rig

At its "Next Dimension" Google Maps event, the company shows off a backpack rig for mapping places inaccessible to vehicles. Also: 1 billion users access Google Earth each month.

By June 6, 2012