The Urbee hybrid electric car is the first to be created by 3D printing, and the makes think it'll do 200mpg on the open road.
Urbee II, a 3D-printed electric car about to go into production, boasts an ultrastrong, ultralight chassis that can take on highway rigors with ease.
A vehicle designer's concept for a future car would involve the car printing and assembling itself while you wait.
On this week's show, Flora, Luke and Rory talk about our greatest gadgets competition, Google privacy and ponder Facebook Places. There's also the usual Craving and a single-syllable review.
Natali Del Conte Morris joins us on today's show to talk voting, iOS 4.2 and the curse of that dreaded mute switch, and some notes from the future of technology (hint: it knows where you are). Plus: the real reason DirecTV dropped G4! --Molly