The Olympics aren't the only thing going on in Rio right now -- Nissan's BladeGlider is also making an appearance in the Brazilian city. Nissan brought a pair of working prototypes, based on the static concepts shown at the 2013 Tokyo Auto Show, to the Museu do Amanha (Museum of Tomorrow) as evidence of its commitment to the future of zero-emissions vehicles.
There's something a bit grasshopper-like about Graham. This man-sized sculpture sports a head that melds right into his torso, which is supported by a pair of strong, springy legs. But Graham's fleshy, if oddly proportioned, body is definitely human. He's just better adapted to life on the roads than the rest of us.
Changes are afoot in Formula E, starting with the expansion of the 2016-2017 calendar from 12 races to 14. The season will start with newcomer Hong Kong, which is followed by another new race in Marrakech, the first Formula E race to be held on the African continent. The end of the season will be stacked with the other three new cities on the circuit, Brussels, Montreal, and New York.