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19 3D-Printed Transport Innovations

From Foldable Eco Bikes to 3D-Printed Auto Transmissions

— March 23, 2015 — Autos
These 3D-printed transport innovations range from compact car parts to eco vehicles like city bikes that can be folded for easy storage. Additive manufacturing is no longer a rarity as more brands begin to embrace this emerging technology.

No longer just a novelty, innovations in the world of 3D-printed transport are changing the way we travel along with the way the industry manufacture cars, bicycles and even airplanes. While engineers are creating their very own 3D-printed vehicle engines and transmissions, car part manufacturers are taking notice and are opening up online retail platforms that offer inexpensive and 3D-printed vehicle accessories.

Furthermore, concept cars are becoming more and more sophisticated as major brands become more interested in emerging technologies and their growing potential.
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Iconic 3D-Printed Cars
Iconic 3D-Printed Cars
This Replica 1965 Shelby Cobra Was 3D-Printed
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3D Printed Car Concepts
3D Printed Car Concepts
Honda Introduced 3D Printable Cars to its Consumers in a Big Way
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3D Printed Cars
3D Printed Cars
The Local Motors Strati 3D Car Was Printed In 44 Hours Flat
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16
3D-Printed Cars
3D-Printed Cars
EDAG's Concept Car Can Be Constructed By 3D-Printers
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15
3D-Printed Electric Buses
3D-Printed Electric Buses
The SMART City Initiative Improves Commuting With Smart Transportation
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14
3D-Printed Car Headlights
3D-Printed Car Headlights
3E Rapid Prototyping is Creating Printed Automotive Parts for Ford
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13
Pioneering 3D-Printed Cars
Pioneering 3D-Printed Cars
Local Motors' 'LM3D Swim' is a Car Made of 75% 3D-Printed Parts
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12
Cartilage-Covered Vehicles
Cartilage-Covered Vehicles
Emergent's Semi-Rigid Car Makes Its Own Fuel from Algae
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11
3D-Printed Muscle Cars
3D-Printed Muscle Cars
This 3D Printed Gran Torino is a Scary Looking Muscle Car
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10
3D-Printed Car Transmissions
3D-Printed Car Transmissions
An Engineer Created This Working 5-Speed Transmission for a Toyota
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9
3-D Printed Cars
3-D Printed Cars
The Urbee is a Fuel-Efficient, Eco-Friendly Vehicle
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8
Eco-Manufactured Vehicles
Eco-Manufactured Vehicles
BMW Concept Car is 3D-Printed Out of Degradable Materials
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3D-Printed Auto Opportunities
3D-Printed Auto Opportunities
Researchers Point the Way to Innovative Applications in Car Making
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6
Futuristic 3D Printed Vehicles
Futuristic 3D Printed Vehicles
The EDAG Genesis is Inspired By a Turtle's Skeleton
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3D-Printed Cars (UPDATE)
3D-Printed Cars (UPDATE)
This Cutting-Edge Local Motors Creation is Now Production-Ready
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4
3D-Printed Jet Engines
3D-Printed Jet Engines
The World's First 3D-Printed Jet Engine Was Created In a Year
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3
3D-Printed Solar Cars
3D-Printed Solar Cars
Students at NTU Created a Futuristic Car Design with Additive Manufacturing
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2
Self-Assembling Automobiles
Self-Assembling Automobiles
Audi Has Come Up with the Futuristic Concept for a 3D-Printed Car
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Exceptionally Flexible Bicycles
Exceptionally Flexible Bicycles
The MORI Folding Bike Can Be Customized and Conforms to Your Needs
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