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milkmania
02-24-2007, 12:13 PM
Futurecars episode 5 on TLC is showcasing an Aero X

European 100% Ethanol car

143 HP per liter of displacement

Top Speed 155mph:headbang:


Saab Aero X http://news.caradisiac.com/IMG/jpg/Saab-Aero-X-1.jpg

google image search---->http://images.google.com/images?q=aero%20x&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&um=1&sa=N&tab=wi




same episode:
HighSchool kids in West Philadelphia are working with a car that runs on 100% vegetable oil
named Attack, it's a gorgeous car.http://pesn.com/2006/02/28/9600238_High_School_Soy_Sports_Car/

0-60 in 5 seconds
55 Miles per gallon!

the one on the show is bright yellow
manufacturer: http://www.tuningshop.cz/article.php?articleId:16
http://freeenergynews.com/Directory/FuelEfficiency/images/K-1_attack_kit_WestPhilHS_400.jpg
http://evteam.gambitdesign.com/albums/attack_build/yellow_desktop.jpg


(http://www.tuningshop.cz/article.php?articleId:16)

Workin' 4 Toys
02-24-2007, 03:57 PM
Cool show.....

milkmania
02-24-2007, 11:11 PM
Cool show.....

did you see the car with 6000+ laptop batteries:confused:

Mag_Red
02-24-2007, 11:30 PM
When is this show on next Brian?? Did a search on TLC and couldn't come up with any programming info:confused:

milkmania
02-24-2007, 11:44 PM
When is this show on next Brian?? Did a search on TLC and couldn't come up with any programming info:confused:
lemme look around a little....
scrolled dishnetwork all the way out to 3/4/07 and didn't find anything

edit:
OOPS, it's discovery channel on dish network #182

not TLC:o

edit #2:
shows next is Feb. 28th. but it's a 4 part series.....so surely it'll cycle around again soon
http://dsc.discovery.com/convergence/future-car/about/about.html

Workin' 4 Toys
02-25-2007, 12:32 AM
Milk, they had a couple of them at the Chicago autoshow...

Did you see the "skateboard"...That thing is awesome...

Workin' 4 Toys
02-25-2007, 12:46 AM
When is this show on next Brian?? Did a search on TLC and couldn't come up with any programming info:confused:
http://dsc.discovery.com/convergence/future-car/about/about.html


;)

milkmania
02-25-2007, 10:44 AM
http://dsc.discovery.com/convergence/future-car/about/about.html


;)

http://shopping.discovery.com/product-65154.html?tcp=DVDsampBoo-Top5-03-FutureCarDVDSet

8p

milkmania
03-01-2007, 09:08 PM
Futurecars is on right now, and there's 2 more behind it coming on

episode 5 appears to be coming on 9:00 central time

channel 182 Discovery channel

milkmania
03-01-2007, 09:15 PM
looks like the series is scheduled for saturday too....

Episode 6, 2:00 pm central time
Episode 3, 3:00 pm central time
Episode 5, 4:00 pm central time (the one with the Aero X car above)
Episode 4, 5:00 pm central time

milkmania
03-01-2007, 09:19 PM
Milk, they had a couple of them at the Chicago autoshow...

Did you see the "skateboard"...That thing is awesome...

watching "The Skateboard" now:headbang:

Workin' 4 Toys
03-14-2007, 12:12 AM
watching "The Skateboard" now:headbang:
Yup, I thought that one was cool.