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Fiat 500L Vans concept

Get Your Kicks With The Fiat 500L Vans Concept

The stereotypical surf wagon is a ratty old woody or Volkswagen bus, but Fiat's designers hope the 500L can take on that role as well. Unveiled at the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach, California, the Fiat 500L Vans concept is a modern-day beach cruiser inspired by the popular sneaker... read more

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Dream Cars exhibit at the High Museum of Art

"Dream Cars" Exhibit Brings Classic Design To Atlanta

Ask someone on the street what their "dream car" is, and they'll probably name the latest model with a Prancing Horse badge or Spirit of Ecstasy hood ornament. However, for... read more June 20, 2014 by 


 
Aleksy Marcinow's tattooed Gumpert Apollo on the 2014 Gumball Rally

Are Car Tattoos The Next Big Trend?

For some people, there's nothing better than seeing an inked guy or gal walking down the street. To them, the body is a canvas, ready to accept the work of a needle-wielding... read more June 11, 2014 by 


 
Toyota Prius (Image: FrontSeatDriver.co.uk)

Toyota Thinks Hover Cars Might Be A Thing

If you asked a guy in the 1960s what he thought we'd be driving today, he'd probably think about what he'd seen in a popular TV science-fiction show of the time and say "a... read more June 10, 2014 by 


 
Local Motors Strati 3D-printed car concept

Local Motors Announces Winner of 3D-Printed Car Design Contest

Crowd-sourced carmaker Local Motors recently announced the winner of its first "3D Printed Car Design Challenge". The contest—which attracted over 200... read more June 10, 2014 by 


 
Lincoln MKX concept, 2014 Beijing Auto Show

Designing The Lincoln MKX Concept: Video

Lincoln’s lineup of late hasn’t really set hearts racing, especially when it comes to the design of the cars, but that’s starting to change with the... read more May 22, 2014 by 


 
2015 Lexus NX 300h

Lexus Aimed For Best-In-Class Dynamics When Designing The 2015 NX: Video

It's quite common for automakers to buy examples of competitors' vehicles for benchmarking when they're developing new cars. Only a foolish company would ignore when others... read more May 21, 2014 by 


 
Bentley Intelligent Details screencap

Bentley Designers Discuss 'Intelligent' Details: Video

With its massive grille and headlights, the Bentley Mulsanne is no shrinking violet, yet according to the men who led its design, what really sets this big Bentley apart from... read more May 20, 2014 by 


 
Banner for Volkswagen design contest

Volkswagen Invites Design Students To Pen New Concept Car

It’s not uncommon to find stunning car designs on the internet that have been penned by students knowledgeable in the use of popular CAD software. Unfortunately, most... read more May 12, 2014 by 


 
Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Pacific concept, SEMA 2013

2015 Corvette Stingray Gets New Atlantic & Pacific Design Packages

The Chevy Corvette Stingray has moved from its debut to the new 2015 Z06, including the first Z06 convertible, riding a wave of enthusiasm and excitement. Now, those who want... read more April 25, 2014 by 


 
Equus Bass 770

Equus Bass 770's 3D-Printed Parts And How They're Made: Video

The Equus Bass 770 stunned us with its chimeric look, monster performance, and $250,000 price tag when it was unveiled last year. There's more technology and design than... read more April 22, 2014 by 


 
Jeep Renegade Zi You Xia design concept

Jeep Unveils Four New Design Concepts At 2014 Beijing Auto Show

The Jeep brand has been on a roll of late, pushing out new models at a rapid pace, though the controversial design of vehicles like the Cherokee and Renegade has some... read more April 19, 2014 by 


 
2014 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Next-Gen Mazda MX-5 To Sport Radical New Look: Report

This year marks the 25th year of Mazda's evergreen MX-5 sports car. It's been a huge success story for the Japanese automaker--over 900,000 units have been produced over the... read more April 11, 2014 by 


 
David Woodhouse

Ford Quietly Appoints New Design Chief For Lincoln

Australian designer Max Wolff has been dropped from the lead design role at Lincoln, with British designer David Woodhouse serving as his successor. Wolff, who left Cadillac... read more April 11, 2014 by 


 
1995 Audi TT Concept

Audi TT Exhibition: The History Of Audi's Iconic Coupe

These days, launching a production car that looks just like the concept that spawned it isn't anything special. Car designs are finalized so far in advance that usually... read more March 31, 2014 by 


 
Ugur Sahin Design Project F based on the Ferrari 458 Italia

Ugur Sahin Reveals Ferrari 458-Based Project F Design Study

Legendary Italian design house Pininfarina stunned the world back in 2006 when it revealed the P4/5 supercar commissioned by James Glickenhaus. In coachbuilding tradition, a... read more March 31, 2014 by 


 
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