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Top 35 Transporation Ideas in October

From Compact Police Cars to Machine Learning Cars

— October 30, 2016 — Autos
The top October 2016 transportation ideas feature an array of concepts that are propelling the future of travel forward. Among them include cars that are powered by machine learning, autonomous cargo boats and zero-emission trains.

At the same time these underlying systems are being overhauled for more efficiency, so are the passenger seats on planes, subway cars and trains. A prime example of this is PriestmanGoode's design for train seats, which increases the seating capacity by about 30%.

While public transportation hubs are often utilitarian in their designs, as more consumers opt to take sustainable forms of shared transportation, subway stations, trains and bus terminals are being celebrated with aesthetically pleasing designs. Examples of this include the Sodra Munksjon Station in Jonkoping, Sweden, as well as the Dubai's new Red Line terminal extension.
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Anonymous Transit Apps
Anonymous Transit Apps
This App Helps Commuters Report Suspicious Activity to Police
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Rush Hour-Avoiding Incentives
Rush Hour-Avoiding Incentives
The Cash Rewards Program Encourages Folks to Avoid the Morning Rush
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33
Extreme Energy-Saving Cars
Extreme Energy-Saving Cars
The Alfa Romeo Advanced Efficiency Car Uses High-Tech Engine Cooling
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32
Extended Range Electric Cars
Extended Range Electric Cars
The New Chevrolet Bolt EV Range is an Estimated 238 Miles Per Charge
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31
Turbocharged Track Cars
Turbocharged Track Cars
The Nissan GT-R Track Edition Offers Increased Stability and Power
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30
Static Space Transportation Techniques
Static Space Transportation Techniques
SpaceWorks will Put People into Torpor for Mars Missions
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29
Community-Decorated Stations
Community-Decorated Stations
The Brooklyn Subway Stations Are Calling Local Artists For A Redesign
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28
Turbocharged Miniature Cars
Turbocharged Miniature Cars
The JCW Clubman Car Offers Impressive Speed and Supreme Control
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27
Winged Railway Termini
Winged Railway Termini
The 'Route 2020' Competition Decided Dubai's New Red Line Extension
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26
$21,000 Airplane Seats
$21,000 Airplane Seats
Casey Neistat Documented His First Class Journey on an Emirates Airplane
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25
Miniature Electric City Cars
Miniature Electric City Cars
The Smart Electric Drive Vehicles Pack Up to 160km of Driving Range
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24
Tilt-Tracking Trains
Tilt-Tracking Trains
Amtrak's New High-Speed Trains Handle Curves With Smooth Precision
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23
Sculptural Coastal Railway Stations
Sculptural Coastal Railway Stations
This Train Railway Station Imagines the Future of Travel
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22
Compact Police Cars
Compact Police Cars
The New York Police Department Received a Fleet of Smart Fortwos
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21
Accessible Transit Signals
Accessible Transit Signals
The Bus Bell Alerts Drivers When Special Needs Passengers Are Exiting
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20
Luxury Electric Concept Cars
Luxury Electric Concept Cars
The Mercedes Generation EQ Merges EV Technology with SUV Style
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19
Turbocharged Diesel Cars
Turbocharged Diesel Cars
Alfa Romeo's Latest Turbocharged Sports Car Offers Variable Transmission
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18
Matchstick-Inspired Train Stations
Matchstick-Inspired Train Stations
The Sodra Munksjon Station Proposal References Jonkoping's Past
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17
Shared Electric Cars
Shared Electric Cars
The 'Amber One' is Designed for Sharing Rather Than Ownership
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16
Autonomous Naval Speedboats
Autonomous Naval Speedboats
This Royal Navy Boat is Engineered for Surveillance Purposes
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15
Zero-Emission Hydrogen Trains
Zero-Emission Hydrogen Trains
Alstom's Coradia iLint Train is Powered by a Hydrogen Fuel Cell
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14
Transportable Bending Bikes
Transportable Bending Bikes
The Somerset Bicycle Folds To Be Carried on Public Transportation
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13
Machine Learning Cars
Machine Learning Cars
The 'Nvidia BB8' AI Learns to Drive Based on Human Drivers' Behaviour
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12
Lightweight Turbocharged Cars
Lightweight Turbocharged Cars
The Ferrari GTC4Lusso T Blends Sporty Performance and Practicality
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11
Aerodynamic Concept Cars
Aerodynamic Concept Cars
The Citroen C3 WRC Concept Offers All-Wheel Drive Functionality
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10
Swinging Subway Seats
Swinging Subway Seats
The BART Subway System Adds a Swing in The Middle of a Train Car
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9
Self-Propelling Cargo Boats
Self-Propelling Cargo Boats
The 'Roboat' Program Will Put Autonomous Boats in Amsterdam's Canals
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8
Belt-Driven Bikes
Belt-Driven Bikes
The Trek Zora Concept Bicycle Boasts a Futuristic Make With Disk Brakes
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7
Sleek Autonomous Concept Vehicles
Sleek Autonomous Concept Vehicles
The Opel H Loads Passengers from the Front Rather than the Side
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6
Mobile Jet Nightclubs
Mobile Jet Nightclubs
The Big Imagination Foundation Jumbo Jet Is an Interactive Art Experience
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5
Space-Saving Train Seats
Space-Saving Train Seats
PriestmanGoode's Seat Design Can Increase Capacity by 30 Percent
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4
Folding E-Bicycle Designs
Folding E-Bicycle Designs
The Gi FlyBike Spins the Benefits of Power Assistance and Portability
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3
Luxury Solar-Powered Yachts
Luxury Solar-Powered Yachts
The Solaris Global Cruiser Yacht Requires Nothing but Sunshine to Sail
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2
Family-Friendly Scooters
Family-Friendly Scooters
The Space Scooter is a New Way for Families to Get Active
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1
London Underground Renaissance Photos
London Underground Renaissance Photos
Toby Ziff's Images Apply 16th Century Principles to the Tube
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