Tag: Concept Car

Production Ready Acura NSX Headed for Detroit, Finally

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It seems like decades since we first saw the NSX concept. Actually, it’s almost been a decade. And in that time, the NSX has gone through what can only be described as development hell. Thankfully, after a whole host of teaser photos and spy shots, we’ve finally been granted our first official look at the new car … sort of.

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Radical DACAR Concept Could Change Off-Road Racing

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Earlier this year, Hankook issued a challenge to students at Pforzheim University’s School of Design: create a tire concept for vehicles of the future. Contest winner Samir Sadikhov (the same designer responsible for the Ferrari Xezri and RAD Beast) thought a bit further off the beaten path than some of his competitors, and given what he came up with, it’s clear why he won.  Continue Reading »

Akrapovic Full Moon Concept is All About the Bass

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If you were to design a car, or a bike for that matter, how would you do it? You’d start at the front, draw a flashy fascia, some wheels, and work your way back. It’s a strategy that has given the world some iconic road-going shapes, but Akrapovic would beg to differ.

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This Could be the Ford Steering Wheel of the Future

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Earlier this year, a competition held by Italy’s Auto & Design Magazine presented amateur designers and students with a bold challenge: shape the steering wheel of the future. The prize? The winner earns the opportunity to spend a day with Ford engineers at the firm’s Cologne Design Center in Germany. Continue Reading »

Could a New Mitsubishi 3000GT Save the Brand?

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Mitsubishi’s struggles are well-documented. But a rebirth of the 3000GT could possibly renew interest in the besieged brand.

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Does the World Need a Mini Rolls-Royce?

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Ever wondered what a tiny Rolls-Royce would look like? It’s your lucky day. Continue Reading »

Ford Fusion/Mondeo ST Rendering Makes Us Drool

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You probably already know that the Ford Mondeo is the European version of our Ford Fusion. You also probably already know that the current Fusion has been well-received by the press in part because of its solid driving dynamics.

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Volvo XC90 Rendered as a Pickup; We’re in Love

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Last week, we were bumping elbows with the Volvo higher-ups in Stockholm, trying to get the inside scoop on all the intricacies of the new XC90 SUV. And while there were plenty of juicy details to go around, we didn’t overhear any talk of this wonderful design, sadly. Continue Reading »

Stunning Render Drops the BMW i8 into Blade Runner [w/Video]

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I’ll pose the question to you, “Is there anything better than a new car render?” Think about it. The designs push every conceivable limitation, inspire us to stretch our style choices and perceptions, and if nobody likes it – it never has to exist beyond the concept.

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1,200HP Ferrari F80 Supercar Could Hit 310MPH…If It Were Real

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I’m sure most of you are still in awe at the amazing engineering feat that is the Ferrari LaFerrari. But c’mon, we all can’t help but wonder what the successor to that amazing car is going to be. One designer shared our sentiment.

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