Category: Concept Cars

Automotive Manufacturers Crossover Ideas Are the Cause Alternate Realities Ought to Exist

The trendy auto trade is all about totally different automobile manufacturers coming collectively to share know-how, know-how and even markets. Sharing is caring on this trade as properly, it appears, as there’s little probability of being profitable with out slicing price by collaboration. That mentioned, there’s one factor rival carmakers won’t ever share: design. Positive, it’s simple to make use of the identical platform to underpin fashions from totally different manufacturers, it&a… (proceed studying >>)

Peugeot Revives the 504 Coupe as Autonomous All Electrical e-Legend Idea

The self-driving vehicles craze has unfold to French producer Peugeot, who on Thursday confirmed will probably be unveiling of one in every of its first such machines on the 2018 Paris Motor Present subsequent month. This idea automotive is a tribute to a mannequin produced by Peugeot beginning with late 1960s, the 504 Coupe, a rear-wheel dri… (proceed studying >>)

Renault EZ-PRO Is the Metropolis Supply Street Practice of the Future

This yr’s two main themes on the Hannover Motor Present, an occasion devoted to business automobiles, appear to be electrical&linked and modular. Over the previous week, we bought a glimpse on the Volkswagen ID Buzz Cargo, the (proceed studying >>)

Citroen C5 Aircross SUV Hybrid Idea Seems Virtually Prepared For Manufacturing

Launched in 2017 on the Shanghai Motor Present, the C5 Aircross prepares to roll out one other idea. Going reside on the 2018 Paris Motor Present, the SUV Hybrid serves as a preview for the plug-in hybrid drivetrain coming in 2019. The DS 7 Crossback, Peugeot 508, and Opel Grandland X are additionally confirmed to obtain the 300-horse… (proceed studying >>)

Skoda Imaginative and prescient RS Inside Teased

A number of days after presenting the primary photos of the Imaginative and prescient RS, Czech producer Skoda launched a brand new video, giving us a glimpse on the idea automobile’s inside. To be proven for the primary time on the Paris Motor Present in October, the Imaginative and prescient RS is, not less than till the official specs are launched, all about carbon. The fabric was used for the outside of the automobile and will be discovered on the primary grille, on the… (proceed studying >>)

Mercedes Benz Imaginative and prescient URBANETIC Is One Bizarre Swap-Physique Idea Automotive

With the rise of autonomous electrical automobiles opening up numerous potentialities for automakers, we see extra and peculiar automobile idea making their method into the highlight. An electrical automobile creates design concepts that have been by no means doable earlier than, principally because of the truth that it lacks the cumbersome combustion engine normally fitted on it. However what if a automobile wouldn’t be a automobile in any respect, however quite only a platform of kinds? What if we dropped the physique,… (proceed studying >>)

Life on the Street Will get New Which means with the Volvo 360c Idea Automotive

For just a few years now this avalanche of autonomous vehicles (AV) and methods got here crashing down on us. And for all that point, few of us really realized how self-driving vehicles will change the world we stay in. For ages it appears, the trade has been speaking about how AVs will remodel the transportation trade, the way it will assist congestion go down simply as quick as Tesla when Musk tweets a dumb remark, and the way it will in the end result in a brand new… (proceed studying >>)

Volkswagen Tanoak Pickup Truck May Be Cheaper Than Honda Ridgeline

Over in Europe, Australia, Africa, and South America, Volkswagen has a pickup truck within the guise of the Amarok. However in North America, the Wolfsburg-based automaker doesn’t have something to supply on this section. Early final yr, it was reported that Volkswagen may assem… (proceed studying >>)

Mercedes Imaginative and prescient EQ Silver Arrow Comes Customary With Toto Wolff Screaming At You

Love him or hate him, Toto Wolff is the person answerable for the three-pointed star’s Formulation 1 group. Along with managing the outfit, Toto can be among the finest inspirations for motorsport-themed memes. Considerably unexpectedly, even Mercedes-Benz is conscious of the Austrian’s standing on the Web. Take a superb, lengthy take a look at the cockpit of th… (proceed studying >>)

Audi PB18 e-tron Idea Automotive Is a Californian Nod to Le Mans Racing

Audi’s first absolutely electrical supercar idea to be introduced on the Pebble Seashore occasion in California shed its covers on Friday, revealing to the world an Aicon-inspired nod to the “years of profitable the Le Mans racing sequence. (proceed studying >>)

Infiniti Prototype 10 Speedster Breaks Down. Boundaries

A monoposto cockpit for a driver-focused method. That is how Infiniti describes its newest design idea, at present on show in Monterey, California, on the Pebble Seaside occasion. Referred to as Prototype 10, Infiniti’s new electrical speedster idea is meant to pay tribute to early Californian speedsters. Additionally it is meant to preview in some method… (proceed studying >>)

Mercedes-Benz Idea EQ Shines in New Photograph Shoot

On the 2016 Paris Motor Present, Mercedes-Benz pulled the wraps off the corporate’s new model for electrical mobility: the EQ. To mark the right arrival into the world of the brand new nameplate, the Germans additionally introduced their first automobile, the Idea EQ. This authentic three-pointed star electrical automotive will spawn within the years to return a quantity electrical vehicles. The primary to be introduced, and presently beneath improvement, are the (proceed studying >>)

Opel GT X Experimental Electrical SUV Unveiled with Suicide Doorways

The automotive that’s presupposed to signify a glimpse into the longer term design language at Opel was unveiled on Wednesday by the Germans. Opel selected to construct the forefather of their future automobiles as a compact electrical SUV, to ensure it appeals to the present buyer development. Referred to as Opel GT X Experimental, it’s lower as a coupe and filled with options, together with ones never-before-seen on a automotive from Rüsselsheim. (proceed studying >>)

Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak Returns to the U.S. for Pebble Seashore

Volkswagen’s electrical racer, the I.D. R Pikes Peak, made a reputation for itself in racing historical past this June, when it set the all-time document for the well-known climb. Now, it’s on the point of wow the crowds at Pebble Seashore, in its first show-and-tell public outing. Volkswagen selected to point out the mannequin on the 18th gap of the Pebble Seashore Golf Hyperlinks in California not solely as a way to brag with the I.D. R, but in addition as a tribute… (proceed studying >>)

Pininfarina PF0 Idea Reveals Flowing Strains in New Teaser Picture

A bubble-top and a really low journey… That is how the Pininfarina PF0 idea seems like on this new teaser launched by the Italian firm earlier than the automotive’s debut on the 2018 Pebble Seashore Concours d’Class on August 23. The machine is to characterize the corporate’s first ever car because the “world’s latest automotive model,” because it was introduced in April by its … (proceed studying >>)

Genesis Essentia to Convey Electrical Vibe at Pebble Seaside

Genesis, maker of beautiful vehicles that by no means actually make it into manufacturing, will probably be bringing its newest idea, the Essentia, on the Pebble Seaside Concours d’Class. This week’s look will mark the second outing at such an occasion for the automobile, following that at Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este in Might. Accompanying it on the Genesis sales space would be the 2019 (proceed studying >>)

Ford Eagle Squadron Mustang GT Offered for $420,000, Proprietor Will get Keys

After unveiling the Eagle Squadron Mustang GT in July on the hills and planes of Goodwood within the UK, Ford’s tribute automotive was to be seen this weekend on the Woodward Dream Cruise in Detroit. The distinction between these two public appearances is that now the Eagle Squadron not belongs to Ford, however to a man named Brayton Williams, who paid final month $420,000 for the automotive, on the Experimental Plane Affiliation&amp… (proceed studying >>)

Prototype 10 Is the Identify of Infiniti’s Pebble Seashore Premiere

The “electrified efficiency idea automotive” introduced by Infiniti earlier this month as their entry for the 2018 Pebble Seashore Concours d’Magnificence can be referred to as, no shock right here, Prototype 10, introduced the Japanese on Thursday. The idea is meant to be a “window into the model’s need to ship driving pleasure and thrilling efficiency from electrified po… (proceed studying >>)

Pininfarina Teases PF0 Idea Hypercar, Most Highly effective Italian Sports activities Automotive Ever

After Pininfarina pulls the wraps off their latest creation on the 2018 Pebble Seashore Concours d’Class on August 23, the latest addition to the sports activities automobiles world ought to, at the very least in principle, give established producers a run for his or her cash. The hypercar that may change every little thing known as PF0 and is dubbed by Pininfarina the “strongest Italian sports activities automotive ever. ” At Pebble Bea… (proceed studying >>)

Infiniti Electrified Efficiency Idea Automotive to Present at Pebble Seaside

It’s not lengthy till the Pebble Seaside Concours d’Class, essentially the most anticipated automotive occasion of the summer time, kicks off in California. For this yr’s occasion, we’ve already realized of some thrilling reveals, together with the Bugatti Chiron Divo, the … (proceed studying >>)

Egyptian College students Create Automotive That Runs on Air, Can Hit Speeds of 40kph

In a bid to give you the right resolution by way of an eco-friendly, low cost automobile, undergraduates from the Helwan College in Cairo, Egypt, have created a automobile that runs on nothing however air. It seems like a go-kart cart and it’s straightforward and really low cost to constructed. The 1-person automobile, created as a part of the scholars’ commencement undertaking, runs on compressed air. Its efficiency won’t be a lot for a real petrolhead, however… (proceed studying >>)

Sion by Sono Motors is The Photo voltaic-Powered Automotive of the Inexperienced Future

The automotive future is inexperienced, electrical, solar-powered and moss-filtered. That’s the thought of a Munich-based startup that may quickly be producing and promoting a automotive to unravel a lot of our environment-related points. Sono Motors is the corporate and Sion is their providing for a greener various to petrolheads. Sion will go into manufacturing within the second half of 20… (proceed studying >>)

Opel GT X Experimental Is How Your Future Opel Will Look Like

It’s been a 12 months since German carmaker Opel was taken over by French auto group PSA, and already issues are trying up for a model that struggled for years to emerge from GM’s dreadful legacy. Recent after the announcement of a 502 million Euros revenue – not a lot for a carmaker, however an indication issues are bettering – Opel revealed on the primary day of August that it will likely be utterly altering the best way in w… (proceed studying >>)

Drone Footage Exhibits The place Robocars Are Made

Again in July, a singular occasion came about on the Hillclimb of the Goodwood Pageant of Pace: the profitable first ever run of an autonomous automotive in such a contest. Positive, the 1.16-mile observe up a 304 ft (92.7 meters) hill can barely qualify as a hill climb – Pikes Peak, for example, takes rivals to four,720 ft (1,440 meters) – however the feat stays nonetheless. As the corporate… (proceed studying >>)

Audi PB18 e-tron Electrical Supercar to Be Unveiled at Pebble Seashore

Because it gears up for the relaunch of the e-tron line-up subsequent month with the SUV, this time with larger hopes, German carmaker Audi introduced on Monday the disclosing of its first totally electrical supercar. The idea shall be proven beginning August 23 throughout the 2018 Pebble Seashore Automotive Week in California and shall be sporting the title PB18 e-tron. The difficult designation is meant to pay tribute to the placement of the occasion and the y… (proceed studying >>)

Porsche Engaged on Prime Secret Basic Undertaking Gold Sports activities Automobile

This yr German producer Porsche is celebrating 70 years of constructing sports activities automobiles. For the reason that starting of 2018, we’ve seen a number of of the initiatives the carmaker has ready at numerous occasions internationally. What we haven’t seen, and till Friday nobody knew something about, is the Basic Undertaking Gold. A automotive completely shrouded in secrecy that will likely be unveiled to the world on August 24. Por… (proceed studying >>)

Ford Eagle Squadron Mustang GT Stuns the Skies Over Beachy Head

Again within the days of World Struggle II, the Beachy Head headland was the place the place the Royal Air Drive (RAF) arrange considered one of their ahead relay stations to ease communication with the fighter planes going through off the German Luftwaffe. Aiding the British effortsin the skies over Britain have been the so-called Eagles, three fighter squadrons manned with pilots coming from america. The boys flying with the Brits used Spitfires, P-47 Thunderbol… (proceed studying >>)

Aston Martin Secretly Constructed a Cygnet V8 for an Eccentric Automobile Collector

Bear in mind the Cygnet, town automobile Aston Martin constructed by reskinning the a lot humbler (and in any other case cool) Toyota iQ? After all you do. In spite of everything, how may one neglect such a foolish proposal? Properly, Goodwood has now returned to the matter and is able to rewrite this web page of its historical past, for the reason that Brits have give you a Cygnet V8. No… (proceed studying >>)

McLaren Releases First Images Of MSO 650S Coupe Concept

McLaren’s bespoke division, the McLaren Special Operations, has released the first image of the MSO 650S Coupe Concept. This latest model that joins the McLaren’s lineup showcases a variety of upgrades available for the McLaren 650S Spider and 650S Coupe. Over the coming weeks, McLaren will be showing the MSO 650S Coupe concept at various places across China. Talking about the appearance first, the MSO-built concept features a number of subtle bodily and interior upgrades. For instance, the exterior of the car is painted in Agrigan Black, a unique metallic black shade developed with a ruby red metallic flake. In the night the car appears black whereas under direct sunlight it changes its color dramatically. Complementing the exclusive paint is an array of carbon fiber highlights finished in satin. The list of carbon fiber highlights include the air intakes, front splitter, a unique MSO ear diffuser and MSO side blades.....

Nissan Unveils Dirt-Repelling. Self-Cleaning Car Prototype

Cars are supposed to take you to places where you want to go but while you are sitting behind the steering wheel cursing down the road, the exterior of the car is prone to a lot of dirt. On reaching back home all you would realize is that your car needs a thorough wash to remove all that dirt it collected during the journey. Nissan has been proactively developing cool technologies that are aimed at making motoring safer and more environmentally friendly, but one of their latest technologies is more about keeping your vehicle as dirt-free as possible. You heard it right. Nissan has developed an innovative paint that repels everyday dirt, rain and mud. To try the new paint technology, the specially developed super-hydrophobic and oleophobic paint was sprayed on the all new Nissan Note and the results were amazing. The test mule is being called the self-cleaning Note....

Jeep Debuts Four Design Concepts At Auto China 2014

Jeep has debuted not one, not two but four design concepts at the Auto China 2014 in Beijing. These Chinese-inspired concepts include two variations of the all-new Jeep Cherokee: the Urbane and Sageland, a Jeep Wrangler based premium model called Jeep Wrangler Sundancer and Jeep Zi You Xia, a beautiful concept based on the 2015 Jeep Renegade. Starting with the newest member first, the all new Jeep Renegade debuts in all new concept guise called Zi You Xia, which means rebel. Painted in Warm Chocolate Gray, the paint scheme adopted is inspired by the colors of the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing. To accentuate the exterior, Jeep has used Dark Anodized Bronze on the rear lower fascia, front fog lamp bezels, tail lamp insert bezel, grille throats and badging. The car rolls on unique 20-inch wheels painted in Dark Anodized Bronze. The interior features a mix of....

Nissan Debuts Lannia Concept And NISMO Performance Brand In Beijing

Nissan has unveiled the Nissan Lannia Concept in Beijing today. Debuting at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show, the Lannia is a global concept that will initially address the Chinese market. The design of the Lannia Concept is a result of collaboration between the Nissan Global Design Center and Nissan Design China, and pays honor to legendary Nissan Bluebird. The design is sleek, energetic and agile and will certainly be liked by post-80s generation of China. Alongside the Nissan Lannia Concept, Nissan has also announced the introduction of its performance division, Nismo, in China. Nismo will make its official debut with products like 370 Z Nismo and GT-R Nismo. That is not all as Nissan also showcased its technological advancements at the Auto China 2014. Developed under the Nissan’s Safety Shield, the array of technologies included Nissan’s Smart Rear View Mirror technology which is going to debut in 2015, and Nissan’s....

Citroen C-XR Concept SUV To Debut At Beijing Motor Show 2014

Citroen is going to debut an all new concept at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show. Named Citroen C-XR Concept, the beautiful looking SUV will shape into a future model developed by Citroen and DongFeng. Since DongFeng will be involved in the production of the C-XR, it is likely to be a China-exclusive model initially. Shifting the attention to the C-XR Concept now, it is a Citroen’s contemporary take on the SUV and will be first utility product coming from Citroen-DongFeng joint venture. Compared to 2012, the SUV segment has shown a tremendous growth in the year 2013 in China and this motivated the duo to come up with an all new product. The design of the C-XR Concept is stylish and compact, thanks to a number of bodily highlights including signature headlights with LED daytime running lights, C-shaped side signature that works as a visual link between the chrome-finished waistline....

BMW Vision Future Luxury Concept Debuts At 2014 Beijing Motor Show

Making a bold statement at this year’s Beijing Motor Show is the Vision Future Luxury concept by BMW. The sedan concept, as its name says, is BMW’s vision for future vehicles and next generation models are certain to draw some inspiration from it. Starting with the design of the Vision Future Luxury, it is an evolution of the design language first seen on the Gran Lusso Coupe unveiled last year. At the front is a grille which is by far the biggest one we have seen on any BMW model so far. The massive grille is complemented by a pair of sleek laser headlights and air curtains that sit below the headlights. The overall profile of the car is all about channeling air as efficiently as possible. Other exterior highlights include taut surfaces, a coupe like profile and a sloping trunk lid, all of which together reduce drag. A unique....

Volkswagen New Midsize Coupe Concept Unveiled At Beijing Motor Show

For this year’s Beijing Motor Show, Volkswagen had a lot of products planned. First it was the Volkswagen Golf R 400 and now the German carmaker has unveiled the New Midsize Coupe concept at the show. The New Midsize Coupe strongly hints at what Volkswagen’s future sport sedan would look like. The same will be positioned below the Volkswagen Passat. Volkswagen says, the Coupe concept is a perfect blend of a saloon and a sports car. Dimension wise, the Coupe is 1422 mm in height, 4597 mm in length and has an overall width of 1838 mm. It is the design of the car that makes it look sporty, thanks to its dynamic roof line, short overhangs, a short boot lid, swept-back C-pillars, long bonnet and muscular side and shoulder panels. Based on Volkswagen’s Modular Transverse Matrix (MQB) platform, the car was presented in a Dragon Red color which is....

Mercedes-Benz Unveils All New Concept Coupe SUV

Talk about Coupe SUVs and the only word that crosses your mind is BMW X6. Until recently there was no competition to the X6 but with the unveiling of Mercedes Benz’s latest creation, it seems the threat is on its way. Mercedes Benz has unveiled the all new Concept Coupe SUV and for sure, it is one of the best attempts by any manufacturer at mixing the utility of an SUV with the sensuousness of a coupe. The design of concept is contemporary and imposing, credit goes to the high beltline, large wheel arches, muscular wings and massive 22 inch wheels. In terms of dimensions, the 4-door, all wheel drive concept is nearly 5 meters long, 2 meters wide and has an overall height of 1.75 meters. The exterior is painted in Alu Beam color which is not only unique but reminds of the Mercedes Benz Silver Arrows from the....

Volkswagen Golf R 400 Concept Hatch Debuts In Beijing

Displaying the potential of their Golf R hatch, Volkswagen has unveiled the masculine Volkswagen Golf R 400 concept at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show. The number ‘400’ which the name ends with is actually the power output of car and yes, that is mind boggling. But not just performance, the Golf R 400 is also about style and comes with a pumped up body, new bumpers and seriously flared wheelarches. The Golf R 400 is based on the standard Golf R which, with its turbocharged engine, puts out 300 PS. The Golf R 400 is developed by Volkswagen R GmbH and is powered by a modified version of the 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged engine that powers the standard Golf R. The tweaked unit develops a massive 400 hp and 450 Nm of peak torque between 2,400 and 6,000 rpm. Compared to the output of the Golf R, the concept gains 100....

Land Rover Reveals Discovery Vision Concept Ahead Of New York Debut

Today, Land Rover has revealed its latest concept car, the Discovery Vision Concept, in New York. The concept car showcases the new design language that will be adopted for future Discovery models and for sure, it looks stunning. The Discovery Vision Concept was unveiled at the USS Interpid in Manhattan, just a day ahead of the 2014 NYIAS. The design of the Discovery Vision Concept is far more radical than the outgoing model and will be used for a range of models based on the Discovery. Design highlights on the exterior include a stepped roof which looks really sporty and enhances the appeal of the concept. The interior is equally admirable and features plenty of innovative features. The seats can be repositioned by using touchscreen controls and the entire, 7-seat configuration can be switched to a 6-seat, 5-seat or even 4-seat limousine-style arrangement in a matter of a few seconds.....

Peugeot EXALT Plug-In Hybrid Concept Revealed Ahead Of Beijing Motor Show

Hinting at what the future Peugeot models might look like, the French major has unveiled the Peugeot EXALT Concept. The new saloon concept will make its official debut at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show, but the carmaker has unveiled the official pictures of the concept ahead of the event. In 2012, Peugeot unveiled the Onyx concept and the Exalt concept picks up where the previous concept left off. From the bodywork to the interior, everything is so unique about the Exalt concept. Although the concept looks like a coupe, Peugeot presents the same as a five door saloon that features a long bonnet, chiseled panels and short rear overhang. The Exalt projects a very aggressive look because of the flat surfaces and straight lines the designers focused on. Despite carrying a modern look and feel to it, the most interesting part is that the entire bodywork is hand formed by....

Ford S-MAX Vignale Concept Unveiled In Milan

The European market is one of the most demanding ones in the entire of the world and manufacturers consider the same very seriously. Ford is one of the major global players and in the recent times, it has started focusing more on the European continent. Last year, Ford unveiled the Ford Mondeo Vignale Concept and taking the Vignale lineup ahead, the US major has unveiled the Ford S‑MAX Vignale Concept yesterday in Milan, Italy. The Vignale model range is all about exclusive specification, premium design and craftsmanship, and Ford is all set to put the two to the production lines. As far as the availability of the Vignale range is concerned, the Mondeo Vignale will be available next year while the S‑MAX Vignale is expected to follow shortly. Ford will also start a ‘Vignale Lounge’ retail program in select retail stores in Europe, along with a Vignale lifestyle collection. Talking....

Citroen DS 5LS R Concept Revealed Ahead Of Beijing Debut

Targeting at the world’s biggest auto market China, Citroen has followed a unique strategy by introducing its DS nameplate as a standalone brand. A few months ago, Citroen introduced the first car under the DS brand called the 2014 Citroen DS 5LS. This compact sedan is based on the stretched version of the PF2 platform which currently supports the DS4. Today, Citroen has unveiled the next DS product which essentially is a performance version of the 5LS. The concept model has been named DS 5LS R and is all set to make its debut at the upcoming Beijing Motor Show. Citroen says it has been pushing boundaries in innovation, design and performance lately, and the DS 5LS R is one such example. After years of learning from the World Rally Championship, Citroen has used all its knowledge to develop the new concept. It is powered by a 1.6-litre turbo petrol....

Ford Everest Concept SUV At Bangkok International Auto Show

The mid-size SUV segment has shown an increase in demand in the recent times and this seems to have pushed global manufacturers to develop even better products. Ford, one of the leaders in the SUV segment, has been working on a new 7 seater concept designed for ASEAN and global markets which was revealed in Sydney back in 2013. Dubbed Ford Everest, the concept has recently been showcased at the Bangkok International Auto Show and if we have to describe the looks of the concept in one word, we would say ‘excellent’. The main reason that led to the creation of Ford Everest Concept is the utility segment’s rapid growth in the year 2013 – 13 percent to the precise. In the same year, Ford recorded a 35 percent increase in sales, thus motivating the brand to do even better. The Everest concept looks sleek and refined, and has all....