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Top 65 Transportation Trends in July

From Driverless University Shuttles to Pride-Themed Bikes

— July 30, 2017 — Autos
July 2017 transportation trends reveal the ways in which companies are seeking to convenience people's lives, as well as celebrating various social causes like this year's Pride month.

Effective and quick transportation services in areas where many university students reside is crucial, and the University of Michigan has taken steps to ease the process of getting to class for students. The university will soon be offering shuttles that transport students around campus, which can fit up to 15 passengers and are fully autonomous vehicles.

As people around the world, particularly in North America, celebrated Pride month this year, brands like Nike also got in on the action. In order to support the LGBTQ+ community, Nike offered its annual BETRUE collection which included Pride-celebrating, limited edition bikes.
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Powerful Rear-Wheel Drive Vehicles
Powerful Rear-Wheel Drive Vehicles
The New Porsche 911 GT2 RS Was Announced at E3
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Roomy Compact Cars
Roomy Compact Cars
The Redesigned 2018 Volkswagen Polo Delivers a More Stable Ride
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Redesigned Electric Ridables
Redesigned Electric Ridables
Mark Cuban's 'MOOV' is a New and Improved Hoverboard
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Magnetic Multi-Directional Elevators
Magnetic Multi-Directional Elevators
This Cable-Free Elevator Can Move Vertically and Horizontally
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Driverless University Shuttles
Driverless University Shuttles
The Mcity Driverless Shuttle Will Transport Michigan Students
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On-Demand Car Pooling Apps
On-Demand Car Pooling Apps
Bla Bla Car Lets Drivers Share Empty Seats With Travelers on a Budget
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60
Self-Service Truck Rentals
Self-Service Truck Rentals
Fetch Rentals Simplifies Moving with On-demand Trucks and Vans
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59
Lightweight Magnetic Speakers
Lightweight Magnetic Speakers
The Gemini Speaker Duo Can Be Attached to Anything Metallic
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58
Implanted Microchip Tickets
Implanted Microchip Tickets
Transit Operator SJ is Testing Ticket Validation via NFC Microchips
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Mobile WiFi Deliveries
Mobile WiFi Deliveries
These Mobile Information Units Provide WiFi by Bike
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Masculine Motorcycle Redesigns
Masculine Motorcycle Redesigns
This Restyled Honda CB550 Features a Sleek and Powerful Design
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Downforced-Focused Sport Cars
Downforced-Focused Sport Cars
The Subaru BRZ tS is Limited to 500 Units and Built for Track Days
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Attainable British Supercars
Attainable British Supercars
The McLaren 570S Spider Features Identical Specs to the 570S Coupe
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Transformative Train Carriages
Transformative Train Carriages
42 Technology's Adaptable Carriage Makes the Most of Unsold Seats
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Angular Tech-Savvy Crossovers
Angular Tech-Savvy Crossovers
The Hyundai Kona Features In-car WiFi and Large Touchscreens
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Sunlight-Optimizing Solar Vehicles
Sunlight-Optimizing Solar Vehicles
This Solar-Powered Car Maximizes Sunlight Exposure When Parked
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50
Virtual Anime Roller Coasters
Virtual Anime Roller Coasters
J-World Tokyo's Dragon Ball-Themed Flying Nimbus Delivers 3D Thrills
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Quick-Charging Electric Buses
Quick-Charging Electric Buses
Hyundai's 'Elec City' Bus is Fully Charged in Just Over an Hour
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Livestreamed Sportscar Launches
Livestreamed Sportscar Launches
This Porsche Livestream Lets Fans View the New Model Virtually
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Electric Canadian Supercars
Electric Canadian Supercars
The Dubuc Motors Tomahawk Has a Claimed 0-60 MPH Time of 2.0 Seconds
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Drop-Top Roadsters
Drop-Top Roadsters
The R8 Spyder V10 Plus is Audi's Most Powerful Open-Air Supercar Ever
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Eco Taxi Services
Eco Taxi Services
Quebec's Teo Taxis are Equipped With Free Wi-Fi and Tablets
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Thief-Proof Bike Racks
Thief-Proof Bike Racks
Portland's Bike Racks are Designed So Bike Thieves Can't Cut Through Them
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Superhero-Inspired Sports Cars
Superhero-Inspired Sports Cars
The Porsche "Dark Knight" 911 Turbo S Looks Menacing in Matte Black
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Supercar CUV Concepts
Supercar CUV Concepts
The Bugatti Intruder Concept Could Be the World's Quickest Crossover
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Greenery-Adorned City Buses
Greenery-Adorned City Buses
The 'Forest Bus' in Taipai Acts as a Mobile Greenhouse
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Car Seat-Cooling Mats
Car Seat-Cooling Mats
The COOLTECH Cool Carats Car Seat Cooler Eliminates Hot Car Seats
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Radio-Interfering Bike Bells
Radio-Interfering Bike Bells
The Smart Bell by AXA Can Be Heard from Inside Nearby Vehicles
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Pride-Celebrating Sports Brand Bikes
Pride-Celebrating Sports Brand Bikes
The New Nike Bike Will Be Offered for a Limited Time
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37
Channel-Crossing Flying Cars
Channel-Crossing Flying Cars
Vaylon's Car That Can Fly Utilizes Stealthy Paragliding Gear
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36
Dual-Lens Car Dash Cams
Dual-Lens Car Dash Cams
The Cansonic 'UltraDuo Z2' Offers Two Cameras to Capture Everything
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35
Driverless Train Concepts
Driverless Train Concepts
This Train From CRRC Zhuzhou Runs on Paint Lines Instead of Rails
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34
Autonomous Health Care Vehicles
Autonomous Health Care Vehicles
This Self-Driving Concept Car is a Health Clinic on Wheels
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33
Portable Car-Topped Tents
Portable Car-Topped Tents
The Evasion Tent Allows Users to Get a Comfortable Night's Rest Anywhere
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Bacteria-Killing Car Purifiers
Bacteria-Killing Car Purifiers
The Purifu Air Purifier for Cars Gets Rid of Odors and Germs
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31
Responsive Bike Helmets
Responsive Bike Helmets
The Classon Helmet Will Inform the Wearer If They're in a Car's Blind Spot
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30
Electric Flying Quads
Electric Flying Quads
The Neva AirQuadOne Flying Vehicle is the First of Its Kind
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Speed-Shattering American Supercars
Speed-Shattering American Supercars
The Hennessey Venom F5 May Have a Top Speed Over 300 MPH
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Multi-Functional Public Plazas
Multi-Functional Public Plazas
'Cofufun' Near Kyoto is a Piece of Community-Serving Architecture
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Customizable Commuter Pods
Customizable Commuter Pods
'InMotion' Autonomous Commuting Vehicles Boast Changing Interiors
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Bicycle Gravel Guards
Bicycle Gravel Guards
This FLECTR Design is Like a Windshield Protector for One's Bike
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Smart Bike Rack Systems
Smart Bike Rack Systems
Bikeep Smart Bike Rack Connects to You Phone to Safely Lock Your Bike
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Zero Emissions Cargo Ships
Zero Emissions Cargo Ships
This Fully Electric Autonomous Ship Will Hit the Seas in 2018
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Desert Landscape Vehicles
Desert Landscape Vehicles
The Muadib Desert Transportation Vehicle Traverses Arid Locations
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3D-Printed Concrete Canoes
3D-Printed Concrete Canoes
ETH Zurich Developed an Ultra-Lightweight 3D-Printed Canoe
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Collapsible Car Hammocks
Collapsible Car Hammocks
The TrailNest Portable Hammock Attaches to the Roof of One's Car
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Eco-Focused Urban Bike Paths
Eco-Focused Urban Bike Paths
The Radbahn Berlin Would Be Berlin's First Covered Bike Path
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Elongated Two-Person Bikes
Elongated Two-Person Bikes
The 'REVO' Bike is Composed of 3D-Printed Materials
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English Sports Car Sneakers
English Sports Car Sneakers
The New Aston Martin x Hogan is Limited to Just 3,000 Pairs
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Surfer-Friendly Motorcycles
Surfer-Friendly Motorcycles
The 'Dues Sea Sider' is a Nostalgic Surf Board-Carrying Motorcycle
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Lightweight Efficient Electric Airplanes
Lightweight Efficient Electric Airplanes
The Eviation 'Alice' Offers Up to 600 Miles of Range
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Advanced Shock-Infused Bicycles
Advanced Shock-Infused Bicycles
The 'Triple M' Mountain Bike Places Shocks Inside the Wheels
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Autonomous Farming Equipment
Autonomous Farming Equipment
This Autonomous Weeding Tractor Reduces the Need for Herbacide
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Vehicular Support Pillows
Vehicular Support Pillows
The 'CarRide' Travel Neck Support Keeps Kids Resting Upright in the Car
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12
Lavish Sleeper Trains
Lavish Sleeper Trains
The Belmond Andean Explorer is a Luxury Hotel Inside a Train
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11
Illuminating Cycling Helmets
Illuminating Cycling Helmets
Lumos' Smart Tech Helmet Ensures Visibility on the Road
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10
Smart Electric Scooters
Smart Electric Scooters
The Unu Electric Scooter Delivers Top Speed No Matter the Charge Level
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9
Car Seat Storage Organizers
Car Seat Storage Organizers
The 'SLOTPACK' Car Organizer Turns a Passenger Seat into Storage
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8
Fish-Friendly Electric Supercars
Fish-Friendly Electric Supercars
The Asfané Charlotte Roadster Comes with a Built-In Fish Tank
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Armored Security Speedboats
Armored Security Speedboats
The Marvel 41C Boat is an Architect-Designed Luxury Security Vessel
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VR Train Tours
VR Train Tours
The Grand Journey from Bombay Sapphire Takes Guests on a Virtual Tour
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Italian Cocktail-Inspired Bicycles
Italian Cocktail-Inspired Bicycles
Bice Bicycles Based This Cycle Design Around an Aperol Spritz
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Space-Highlighting Bike Lights
Space-Highlighting Bike Lights
Michelin's ‘Bikesphere’ Protects Cyclists with a Red Ring of Lasers
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Luxury Passenger Submarines
Luxury Passenger Submarines
The Neyk Submarine Offers Luxury Voyages Below the Surface
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Transparent Hypercar Concepts
Transparent Hypercar Concepts
The Mercedes Hybrid Supercar Has a See-through Hood and Glass Roof
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Oversized Tire Scooters
Oversized Tire Scooters
The Phat Scooter Offers Easy Balancing and Enhanced Shock Handling
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