Concept Cars

 
Buick Y-Job, courtesy of Historic Vehicle Association

Buick Y-Job named to National Historic Vehicle Register

The Buick Y-Job, one of the most influential concept cars of all time, became the 14th car to be named to the National Historic Vehicle Register today. The Y-Job went on display in early 1940 as the "Car of the Future." Created by legendary GM design chief Harley J. Earl's Styling Section, it used... read more

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Inka Orange 1981 BMW M1 for sale on eBay

Is this the year BMW brings an M1 concept to Pebble Beach?

BMW has a history of using classic car shows around the world to showcase future designs. Last year, the automaker brought the 3.0 CSL Hommage R to Monterey Car Week in... read more July 19, 2016 by


 
Mercedes-Benz Future Bus concept

Mercedes-Benz unveils autonomous bus concept

Mercedes-Benz is working to bring autonomous technology to not only cars but virtually all forms of road transport. One of the most logical areas to introduce the technology... read more July 19, 2016 by


 
Jeep Wrangler 75th Salute concept

Wrangler Salute concept celebrates 75 years of Jeep

Jeep on Friday turned 75 and celebrated by unveiling the Wrangler 75th Salute concept. Jeep was born out of the United States military’s need during the onset of World... read more July 18, 2016 by


 
Porsche 908/04 Vision Gran Turismo

Independent designers create virtual Porsche Vision Gran Turismo concept

Thanks to a lucrative licensing deal with Electronic Arts, Porsches have been notably absent from the Sony Digital Entertainment-owned Gran Turismo video game... read more July 14, 2016 by


 
Scania hybrid truck concept designed for "electric highway"

Sweden opens world's first "electric road"

A 2-kilometer stretch of the E16 freeway near Gävle, Sweden, nicknamed the e-way might be the world's most advanced stretch of pavement. Electric current running through... read more July 9, 2016 by


 
Nissan IDx NISMO (left) and IDx Freeflow concepts, 2013 Tokyo Motor Show

Nissan's short-lived IDx concept to appear in 'Fast 8'

The compact, rear-wheel drive show car we got so excited about at the Nissan stand a few years ago is back, but it isn't headed to dealers. Instead, as Dwayne 'The Rock'... read more June 22, 2016 by


 
Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato concept, 2016 Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este

Aston Martin to build 99 Vanquish Zagato coupes

The gorgeous Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato concept unveiled during May’s 2016 Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este will see production, the British automaker has confirmed... read more June 22, 2016 by


 
Acura NSX EV concept, 2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Acura reveals electric NSX for 2016 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

Acura recently confirmed plans to enter an electric NSX in this year’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Today we got our first look at the car which Acura calls the... read more June 20, 2016 by


 
Mini Vision Next 100 concept

Mini’s Vision Next 100 is your urban runabout of the future

Fellow BMW Group brand Mini has unveiled its own Vision 100 Next concept celebrating its parent company’s centennial this year. Previously we saw Vision 100 Next... read more June 17, 2016 by


 
Rolls-Royce Vision Next 100 (103EX) concept

Rolls-Royce Vision Next 100 previews future of ultra-luxury

BMW turned 100 this year and as part of the celebrations unveiled a forward-looking concept aptly named the Vision Next 100. But BMW isn’t celebrating alone as the... read more June 16, 2016 by


 
Mercedes-Benz GLC F-Cell prototype

GLC F-Cell previews Mercedes fuel cell car coming in 2017

Mercedes-Benz first tested the waters with a vehicle powered by a hydrogen fuel cell with the unveiling of the B-Class F-Cell in 2009, which the automaker didn’t... read more June 13, 2016 by


 
Volvo Concept Truck

Volvo truck concept uses 30 percent less fuel thanks to less weight, better aero

Volvo Trucks, a separate entity to Volvo Cars, has rolled out a truck concept that could lead to much lower costs for the delivery of goods. The Swedish firm’s concept... read more June 7, 2016 by


 
Hyundai RM16 N concept, 2016 Busan Auto Show

Hyundai reveals Veloster-based RM16 N concept

Hyundai used this week’s Busan Auto Show in Korea to unveil the latest addition to its RM (Racing Mid-ship) project: the RM16 N. The RM project’s primary goal is... read more June 2, 2016 by


 
Renault Clio RS16 concept

Renault hints at new Clio RS with 275-horsepower concept

To celebrate its return to Formula One as a constructor, French automaker Renault together with its Renault Sport Cars performance division unveiled the Clio RS16 concept... read more May 27, 2016 by


 
Chinese Land Airbus concept

China's 'Land Airbus' will let you drive directly under a bus

A new take on mass transit may be headed to China as early as the end of the year: A so-called "Land Airbus" system that looks like an overgrown monorail as it motors over... read more May 27, 2016 by


 
 

 
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