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Lexus Kinetic Seat Concept

Lexus to show off Kinetic Seat concept at Paris auto show

The car seat, while receiving safety upgrades over the years, is relatively the same as the one folks have become used to for decades now. A lower portion. An upper portion. Some cloth, or perhaps leather, and if you're lucky you'll get multiple-powered ways to adjust it all to your liking. Lexus... read more

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John Paul Gregory is the new Head of Exterior Design for Bentley

Bentley appoints new Head of Exterior Design

Bentley coupes, sedans, and, yes, even SUVs could have some refreshed styling on the outside in the coming years thanks to a management shakeup. The high-end British luxury... read more August 23, 2016 by


 
Teaser for Cadillac concept car debuting during 2016 Monterey Car Week

Cadillac to preview new tech, design themes with concept in Monterey

Cadillac has dropped a teaser video for a new concept car it plans to unveil on Thursday as part of its Monterey Car Week schedule. The concept is thought to preview new... read more August 15, 2016 by


 
Borgward BX5 and Projekt BX6 TS

Mini design boss Anders Warming moves to Borgward

Danish designer Anders Warming has left the BMW Group where he worked for the past 16 years to join fellow German automaker Borgward. Borgward went out of business more than... read more August 2, 2016 by


 
Proposed design for Bugatti Chiron by Sasha Selipanov - Image via CNET

What the Bugatti Chiron could have looked like

The design of Bugatti’s new Chiron was met with almost universal praise at its unveiling at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. But it was just one of several proposals, and... read more July 25, 2016 by


 
2005 Saab 9-2X

Guilty pleasures: Cars we loved that you hated

It's not a critic's job to convince you they're right—whenever that actually happens. On a good day, a critic champions what's new with biting insight and relatable... read more July 23, 2016 by


 
2017 Aston Martin DB11 AeroBlade

Aston Martin clears the air on new DB11's 'AeroBlade'

In 1967, Lotus put a sky-high wing on the rear of the Lotus 49 to convert wind flowing from the top of the car to aerodynamic weight to press harder down on the rear wheels... read more July 16, 2016 by


 
Italdesign GTZero concept, 2016 Geneva Motor Show

Report: Italdesign considers own car to build brand image

Italian design house Italdesign Giugiaro is in the midst of a major transition. The company, famous for penning cars like the original Volkswagen Golf and even the DeLorean... read more July 15, 2016 by


 
2018 Lexus LC 500h

Lexus “Takumi” explains the design of the 2018 LC’s interior

The 2018 Lexus LC luxury coupe has one of the most stunning interiors we’ve seen on a production car. This was no small feat for the Lexus design team, as explained by... read more May 26, 2016 by


 
Sang Yup Lee

Hyundai snags another Bentley designer

Having already lured former Bentley design boss Luc Donckerwolke, Hyundai has now managed to snag Bentley’s designer in charge of exteriors, the talented Sang Yup Lee... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
McLaren Design Tour

McLaren begins European design tour in Paris

McLaren is stretching its legs across Europe by visiting seven design-conscious cities to give some of its most-valued customers a little insight into its operations. Not... read more May 3, 2016 by


 
Mercedes-Benz Style "Silver Arrow of the Seas"

Mercedes tests waters with new yacht concept

Mercedes-Benz has dropped the anchor on a new concept—only it isn't meant to storm an autobahn. The Arrow460-Granturismo, which is referred to as the "Silver Arrow of... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
Shell Concept Car

Shell and Gordon Murray Design unveil city car concept

About a year ago we brought you news on a fuel-efficient car project undertaken by Shell and Gordon Murray Design. The result is the Shell Concept Car unveiled today, a... read more April 22, 2016 by


 
GM design chief Ed Welburn presents the 2009 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Concept

GM design chief Ed Welburn to retire July 1

General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] today announced that design chief Ed Welburn will retire effective July 1. Welburn, 65, spent 44 years at General Motors. He took over as... read more April 7, 2016 by


 
Porsche Mission E Design

Behind the scenes: Porsche Mission E concept design video

Porsche is heading in a different direction with the Mission E. The company's first electric sports car, the Mission E promises 600 horsepower and 310 miles of range. We... read more March 29, 2016 by


 
Buick Avista concept, 2016 New York Auto Show

Buick rolls out second Avista concept, downplays production: Video

Buick has had some recent hits in the world of concepts with cars like the Avenir and Avista. Though both are based on existing General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] platforms... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
 

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