Tag: Concept Car

The Viper-Based Chrysler Supercar That Never Was: Weird Car of the Week

2005 Chrysler Firepower Concept Vehicle.

Concept cars come and go. But every now and then, a design study comes along that leads us to believe that everything is right in the world. Like the time Chrysler built a Viper-based supercar concept and actually thought about building it. Continue Reading »

2015 Scion C-HR Concept Was Designed With ‘Yuccies’ in Mind


Scion’s “new” and “never before seen” concept for the LA Auto Show isn’t either of those things—but that doesn’t make it any less exciting. The Scion C-HR Concept (which we’ve already seen with a Toyota badge) previews a potentially exciting future for Scion in a market that’s only getting hotter. Continue Reading »

Dodge Viper Sedan Concept Ticks All the Wrong Boxes


Warning: those of you with weak stomachs may want to turn back now. With the demise of the Dodge Viper looming ever so closely, some artists are pulling out all the stops to show off a Viper that Dodge might actually want to keep around. This isn’t one of them. Continue Reading »

Honda Civic Type-R Concept Has Us Reaching For Our Checkbooks


For the first time ever, Americans will be able to experience the joy that is the Honda Civic Type R. Slated for a 2018 release date, the Type R will ride on a new global Civic platform, and hopefully wins back the hearts of enthusiasts everywhere. Continue Reading »

Yamaha Creates a Handsome Sports Car Concept Inspired by Motorcycles


Often the crossover from one medium to another doesn’t come with much success. But don’t tell the engineers at Yamaha that. The world-famous motorcycle manufacturer has dipped its toes into the world of sports cars with a new concept at the Tokyo Motor Show. Continue Reading »

Gorgeous 1-of-1 Lamborghini Concept Car Goes Up for Auction


Despite its relative rarity, there are plenty of Lamborghini Gallardo sports cars in the world. In fact, with a production run of 14,022 built from 2004 to 2014, it’s the Italian automaker’s most prolific offering…by a long way. But you won’t find another Gallardo quite like this one.  Continue Reading »

Yamaha Readying “4Wheeler” Sports Car Concept for Tokyo


For over 60 years, Yamaha Motor Company has been one of the most well-known motorcycle manufacturers in the world. But even with that storied 60-year motorcycle history, the company hasn’t had much luck in vehicles of the four-wheeled variety. That could change before next year. Continue Reading »

The Delahaye Spirit Lives On Through This Stunning Sports Car Concept


French marque Delahaye was founded in France in 1894 (not to be confused with American coachbuilder Delahaye USA). The brand survived for nearly 60 years, and in that time, created some of the most stunning vehicles known the world over. They’ve been absent from the market for quite some time—but one designer wants to change that. Continue Reading »

Toyota’s Miniature Miata-Fighter Comes With a Quirky Retro Design


If it were up to Toyota, the answer to every automotive question wouldn’t always be “Miata.” After the success of the FR-S, Toyota went and jumbled up those very same letters for a new and very intriguing concept. It’s called the S-FR, and it’s the sub-FR-S that Toyota hopes will take the fight to the Mazda. Continue Reading »

Suzuki Unveils Three Fun and Functional Concept Cars


The 2015 Tokyo Motor Show doesn’t kick off for another month, but that didn’t stop one of Japan’s smaller automakers from teasing three of its new concept cars ahead of the event.  Continue Reading »