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What does MAX have in common with and old action, adventure, paranoia, social commentary BBC TV series of the '60s?
The fine art of automotive design, especially high-mpg design.
MAX will enter a race, uhhhh we mean event, and will run on veggie oil.
MAX has a three-wheeled distant cousin that's a diesel-electric hybrid.
MAX Puts the “Ex” in X Prize
MAX version 2.0 is underway.
MAX version 2.0 is about to start moving. This may come as a surprise, but Jack is going to try it with biodiesel.
MAX is hitting 60 mpg. That's better than a Prius, and before we get serious about streamlining.
MAX wins the Escape from Berkeley race!!
MAX is encountering robust competition at Escape from Berkeley
It's the age-old tug of war between good looks and streamlined, aerodynamic design.
Brink TV show seeks "low-budget mad scientist." Jack and his MAX project fit the bill!
What kind of mpg did MAX get in the race? How did Jack get fuel along the way? How much can you get for a t-shirt and a copy of Mother Earth News? Answers to these exciting questions inside!
MAX is well on its way to 100 mpg, if the lessons from these 100+ mpg motorcyles are any indication.
MAX turns heads and makes an impression at The EG, aka the Entertainment Gathering.
We're at work on a 100-mpg DIY car! Come meet MAX and take a seat for what will be a long, but fun, journey.
One would think a car wouldn't need a mechanical inspection at 5,000 miles. But when you're building a 100-mpg car from scratch, and the builder is meticulous, it's wise to look for problems even when there are no signs of problems.
MAX needs 25 percent more horsepower to get from zero to 60 mph in less than 18 seconds. Got any suggestions?
MAX needs a roof, stat.
It's time to calculate MAX's aerodynamic drag. Enter champagne science on a beer budget!
Jack gets a wallop of motivation for a fully enclosed cabin, and looks ahead to a future with inquisitive grandchildren.
Could MAX be the perfect car for driver's ed?
MAX is back from the dead after its infamous wreck. So why is the frame gray?
MAX gets a small favor from high-end luxury sports cars.
Breaking News: MAX Totaled
Is the glass half empty? Half full? Or is there just too much glass? I'm designing MAX to be just the right amount of "glass" for the vast majority of our driving. Here's to efficiency.
In the pursuit of 100 mpg, cardboard is a nice medium for conceptualizing design features, but it has its limitations.
Perhaps if we had just listened to the deer all along, we never would've ended up in this gas guzzling mess.
The X Prize Foundation will be hosting a forum in early September to discuss different ideas regarding renewable energy.
MAX debuts by taking the checkered flag of the 800+ mile, no gasoline consumed, Escape from Berkeley race.
Conservation over corn.
Considering deer, it’s time for a roll bar.
I hate to say it — because electric cars may be the salvation of transportation someday — but much of the current hype around electric cars is smoke and mirrors.