Levitation Travel

Maglev transportation becomes more pervasive as infrastructure expands

Implications - Globalization has created the need to move people and goods as fast and efficiently as possible, which is placing maglev technology in the limelight. Purported to be a more efficient and sustainable solution for transportation, the technology answers a demand for modern means of mass travel that's both safe and reliable.
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This Year and Warm Top 5 Examples: 26,705 Total Clicks Jan 14 - Dec 15
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Wheel-Free Sports Cars - This New ‘Audi Concept’ Visualizes a Sleek Car Without Wheels
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Viral 10,379 Clicks Pub: Oct 17, 15
Wheel-Free Sports Cars
This New ‘Audi Concept’ Visualizes a Sleek Car Without Wheels
This futuristic ‘Audi Concept’ was created by designer Kevin Clarridge. While the Audi Concept is more of a fantasy or fairy tale-inspired design, the supporting technology creates a compelling... [More]
Sideways Speeding Autos - The AKA24 Concept Car Will Reorient Between Manual and Autonomous Modes
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Hot 6,975 Clicks Pub: Jan 24, 14
Sideways Speeding Autos
The AKA24 Concept Car Will Reorient Between Manual and Autonomous Modes
There are a few fascinating things happening within the design of the AKA24 vehicle. This futuristic conveyance offers its user two very different methods of operation, and this decision influences... [More]
Slick Segmented Trains - This Mag Lev Train Proposes Private Carriages for Groups of Passengers
SCORE: 5.8
This Year and Warm 5,747 Clicks Pub: Dec 25, 15
Slick Segmented Trains
This Mag Lev Train Proposes Private Carriages for Groups of Passengers
Business ideas like Uber and the imminent introduction of autonomous vehicles make the notion of the private carriage an enticing one for future trains. Designer Phillip Seagram has come up with an... [More]
Commuter Maglev Cars - The M.U.C. Vehicle Would Streamline City Driving for Efficient and Eco Aims
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Warm 2,180 Clicks Pub: Jan 18, 15
Commuter Maglev Cars
The M.U.C. Vehicle Would Streamline City Driving for Efficient and Eco Aims
Innovation in the automotive industry seems to be forking in two directions: towards incredibly compact conveyances and big inclusive public transit solutions. This maglev car concept is consistent... [More]
Hyper-Fast Levitating Trains - The Shinkansen Maglev Train In Japan Topped 500 KM/H
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Mild 1,424 Clicks Pub: Nov 19, 14
Hyper-Fast Levitating Trains
The Shinkansen Maglev Train In Japan Topped 500 KM/H
The Shinkansen maglev train, a futuristic venture of the Central Japan Railway Company, topped 500 km/h in its first ever test run with passengers on board. Japan is already famed for speedy trains,... [More]