This Steampunk Model Car Is Powered By A Beautiful 19th Century Air Engine

German medical and precision parts manufacturer Böhm just released two new model cars, both powered by an engine that's seriously old school — a Stirling air engine. Not only are they amazingly detailed, but these models can actually drive around, completely without electricity. » 2/15/12 2:00pm 2/15/12 2:00pm

Dean Kamen Creates Hybrid Th!nk City Car With Stirling Engine

Okay, so the Segway » 11/13/08 4:30pm 11/13/08 4:30pm hasn't lit anyone's imagination on fire, but Dean Kamen's promises great things on the prosthetic front. Now his DEKA Revolt may be pointing to an interesting transportation option, a hybrid car with a Stirling engine.A Stirling engine works with any external energy source heating the controlled…