Mileage The Archives

Tuesday 29 June, 2010

Classically Elegant Modern Lamps – Josephine Lamps by Metalarte

Designer Jamie Hayon incorporates classical elegance and modern flare in the Josephine Lamp series, which he designed for Metalarte. Available in a rich, gilded or silver-colored finish with a delicately curvaceous base, these table and sconce lamps will instantly add luxury to any space. And lighting is one of the best ways to highlights your […]

Tuesday 14 April, 2009

Fiat Eco-Drive Uses “Prius Effect”

Fiat USB Eco:Drive Fiat announced their new eco:Drive system last fall at the Paris Motor Show. The eco:Drive system gives drivers feedback on how they drive and pointers on how they can improve their mileage. The Toyota Prius has a similar system but it gives immediate feedback via an in-dash monitor.  My Prius driving friends […]

Wednesday 18 February, 2009

Recycled 747 Hostel

Wednesday 18 February, 2009

Aptera at TED

Aptera Type 1 At last week’s TED conference Steve Fambro from Aptera Motors presented the most recent version of the Aptera, a super low drag, 3 wheel 200 mile per gallon “car”.  I put the word car in quotes because the Aptera will be licensed as a motorcycle in many states.  (I wonder if drivers […]