Tag: Concept Car

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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Designer Stelu Harsan’s Striking Concepts, Inspiration, and Story: Interview

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When it comes to crafting and molding concept cars, some designers stick to one shape and tend to repeat it over and over – a process that has given the world some iconic shapes, albeit recognizable ones. Boring.

However, some designers dig a little bit deeper and push the conventions of automotive design in directions less concerned with what can be done for today, but what should be done for tomorrow. Romanian designer Stelu Harsan is one of those forward thinkers, responsible for penning some truly striking designs, so we wanted to pick his brain and see what went into the whole design process. Continue Reading »

Model III: Tesla’s 3-Series Fighter will Arrive in 2017

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With cars like the Mazda3 and the Audi A3, the auto industry surely isn’t short on nameplates that include the third digit. Tesla can claim to be the latest entry with its new Model III electric sports sedan, which takes aim at perhaps the most renowned ‘3’ of all time – the BMW 3 Series. Continue Reading »

Nissan 2020 GT Concept Covered in Awesome Racing Livery

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Nissan debuted its virtual supercar the 2020 GT Concept last month in Goodwood — and it was pretty. Problem is, we’ll never see this beautiful thing on the road or the track in real life. But we can dream, with a custom livery done up by YasidDesign.

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The New Camaro Should Look Like This, And Have A Four-Cylinder

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There’s a lot of hubbub surrounding the new Mustang and it’s four-cylinder engine. But we’re still trying to figure out what the hell everyone is complaining about? The new Mustang looks infinitely better, and the 4-cylinder engine will likely be better than the V6. Besides, emission standards.

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Is a Urine-Powered Fuel Cell Car in Your Future?

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Seven billion people walking the planet generate 10.5 billion liters of urine every day — enough to fill 4,200 Olympic swimming pools — and Korean researchers say we can use it to power a fuel cell, and soon our cars, according to a study published in the science journal Nature.

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6 Digital Cars You Can Only Drive In Gran Turismo 6

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When you hear Gran Turismo, you know that it’s one of the best racing games money can buy. After 17 years and six installments, it still remains one of the best video game franchises on the market, bar none.

So without skipping a beat, developers made sure that Gran Turismo 6 was the most badass racing simulator to date, complete with street cars, race cars, and even a series of concepts cars designed exclusively for the series.

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Nissan Concept 2020 is a Future GT-R In Disguise [w/Video]

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Like its automotive colleagues, Nissan is joining the Gran Turimso concept craze with an insane new hypercar all its own. It’s called the Nissan Concept 2020, but we like to think more of  it as a GT-R on steroids.

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