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Audi Q5’s diesel variant launched

March 28th, 2011 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) German luxury car manufacturer Audi's Indian subsidiary Monday launched a new diesel-engine variant of its luxury sports utility vehicle (SUV) Q5, priced at Rs.3,905,000 (ex-showroom Maharashtra)."We ... Read more...

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Brit car smashes century-old speed record by clocking 225 kms per hour

August 26th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 26 (ANI): A British-built car has broken the land speed record for steam-powered cars for the first time in more than 100 years, after it achieved an average speed of ... Read more...

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Soon, first all-sky map of the edge of the solar system

January 14th, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): The Interstellar Boundary Explorer (IBEX) spacecraft has begun gathering data to build the first maps of the edge of the heliosphere, the region of space influenced by ... Read more...

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Bad maths led to fiery doom for Beagle 2 in 2003

December 18th, 2008 - 4:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 18 (ANI): An Australian team of hypersonics engineers has suggested that a flawed calculation probably resulted in Beagle 2 tumbling out of control as it descended in 2003.According to ... Read more...

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Record breaking drilling machine can make over 1 million revolutions per minute

November 15th, 2008 - 12:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 15 (ANI): Researchers from ETH Zurichs Department of Power Electronics have developed a drilling machine that can achieve over one million rpm (revolutions per minute), which is a new ... Read more...

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Steam car Inspiration to attempt land speed record

July 3rd, 2008 - 3:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 3 (ANI): A UK team hopes that its 7.6 metre-long car Inspiration will emerge as the fastest ever steam-powered land vehicle by beating the 205.5 kilometres per hour record, ... Read more...

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