Expensive News - Pendennis Shipyard Makes Moving Superyachts Look Easy Pendennis released a time-lapse of the shipyard moving massive mega-yachts. Pendennis Shipyard recently released a time-lapse video showing the elaborate process of dry-docking and haul out in its Falmouth, England, facility.It's quite a sight to see. The overhead shot at the beginning of the video [...]
Expensive News - The Future Now Emerging construction and design techniques — specifically, carbon fiber and virtual reality — have the yachting industry on the verge of its own space age. Emerging construction and design techniques — specifically, carbon fiber and virtual reality — have the yachting industry on the verge of its own space [...]
Expensive News - Faraday Future FF91 claims 1,050 electric horsepower, insane torque 1 OF 38Faraday Future finally finished its first car, the FF 91. It has a huge 130-kWh battery, an output of 1050 hp and an EPA "adjusted" range of 378 miles. 0-60 comes up in 2.39 seconds or quicker. Faraday says to look [...]
Expensive News - Solarwave 64: Here Comes the Sun SOLARWAVE 64: HERE COMES THE SUN 42 solar panels run the Solarwave 64’s house systems and propel the powercat for long distances. Courtesy Solarwave Perfect for sun-drenched waters in Florida or the Bahamas, the Solarwave 64 can run on only solar power for days. Many yachts [...]
Expensive News - Wi-Fi on the Go: Coastal Communications WI-FI ON THE GO: COASTAL COMMUNICATIONS Marine-specific hotspot equipment is now a reality for nearshore cruisers. John Salzarulo Finding Wi-Fi can be tough while at sea. In 2011, Yachting sent me on a 72-hour sprint cruise north from Seattle aboard a 550 hp Protector Hauraki 40. [...]
The thing that keeps me coming back to cars is how they creep into most every aspect of our lives. The obvious reason is that we spend a good portion of our time inside of them. An overwhelming 91 percent of Americans use their personal vehicles to get to work, the average American spends 55 minutes behind the wheel a day, and Americans make 1.1 billion trips everyday, according to the US Department of Transportation.
Car companies have been right in our face for a long time, but now tech companies are getting involved. The biggest shift in the perception of the automobile in America, is that in 2016 cars became part of the tech industry’s mission.
In 2016 cars became part of the tech industry’s mission
Only a year ago, if you read the…