Tag: Concept Car

Chevrolet ‘Jolt’ Makes the Case For An Affordable Electric Coupe

TRU 140S, one of Chevrolet's concept vehicles from the 2012 North American International Auto Show is a front-wheel-drive, “affordable exotic” four-seat sporty coupe. The sleek, sculptural, three door hatchback TRU 140S was designed to be an attractive yet affordable sports car. Shown with matte white with Chevy performance chrome wheels with crossflag emblems, the TRU 140S looks confident, expensive and fast.

Yesterday someone with too much time on their hands launched a website dedicated to the new Chevrolet Jolt EV (ChevyJoltEV.com). One problem: the Chevrolet Jolt EV doesn’t exist, it’s a clever idea thought up by a marketing guy—that doesn’t work for Chevy, mind you—in hopes that execs would see his plea and immediately order the project. Continue Reading »

This is the 1,200-HP Ferrari Hypercar of the Future

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The Ferrari LaFerrari is a $1.4 million, 959-horsepower piece of engineering genius. It’s a worthy successor to the Enzo, and one of the most talked about cars of the past few years. But when it’s gone, something will need to step in its place. The Ferrari F80 Raeli concept could be that successor. Continue Reading »

The GM Aerotrain: A Project Gone off the Rails

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What’s longer than a football field, made by General Motors but rarer than a Bugatti, and lives an unloved life in middle America? The GM Aerotrain. While we only get fleeting glimpses at concept cars from the American auto giant before most of them are whisked away to the Heritage Collection warehouse, two concept trains from the 1950s are substantially more accessible. Continue Reading »

The 7 Strangest Audi Concept Cars Ever Built

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Simplistic; modern; beautiful. These three words are often used to describe Audi’s sense of style. Dull could be another one, in this writer’s opinion. But it wasn’t always that way… Continue Reading »

Space Racing Doesn’t Seem That Far Away With This Concept

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There are plenty of reasons you should be excited about the future; hoverboards and self-tying shoes, for example. Aside from these trivial commodities, ease of space travel should make for an exciting new racing series that will, quite literally, traverse planets and galaxies. At least, that’s the thinking. Continue Reading »

Toyota and Clemson University Built a Concept Car for the Next Generation

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In recent years, the product design and marketing worlds have wrapped their collective minds around a “millennial” conundrum—that is, what do Millennials (those born between 1980 and the mid-‘90s) value and want?  Continue Reading »

This Pontiac GTO Looks Like Something Straight Out of ‘Mad Max’

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“I live, I die. I live again!” Those lines from Mad Max: Fury Road ring true when it comes to this digitally-revived Pontiac GTO. But it’s not your average, run-of-the-mill classic muscle car—this one was imagined for some serious terrain conquering. And conquer it will. Continue Reading »

This Stunning, 600HP Supercar Was Designed by a Watch Company

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99.9 percent of the time, watchmakers should make watches and carmakers should make cars. And that’s it. But this recent creation from watchmaker Bell & Ross flips that notion on its head. Meet the company’s stunning AeroGT concept carContinue Reading »

Buick Won’t Build The Beautiful Avista Coupe Concept

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Here’s the problem with concept cars, they’re often these amazing vehicles with beautiful designs that we’d love to see on the road. They can be brilliant, but there’s no guarantee they’ll ever be built. The Buick Avista is one such car as the company has no plans to create a production version. Continue Reading »

Heritage and Performance Collide in This Stunning Jaguar Concept Car

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Imagine you’ve traveled back to the year 1957. Blasting down the final straight of Le Mans, a stunning Jaguar D-Type, winning its third consecutive title and celebrating a culmination of performance and design only a company like Jaguar could create. Continue Reading »