Aston Martin Cygnet Concept

Aston Martin Cygnet Gets Production Green Light

Aston Martin has announced today that its Cygnet minicar based on the Toyota iQ is no longer a concept and is soon to become reality. That reality will be coming as early as next year in fact when full production of the controversial new model is scheduled to start. Described as the luxury solution... read more

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BMW Megacity Vehicle two-door rendering

Rendered: BMW's Carbon Fiber Megacity Vehicle

BMW has already released an official teaser sketch of its upcoming Megacity Vehicle (MCV), and even a gallery of the carbon fiber unibody. But so far, it hasn't been easy to... read more July 8, 2010 by 

BMW Megacity Vehicle official teaser

BMW Releases Full Carbon Fiber Gallery For New Megacity Vehicle (MCV)

In March of 2008 BMW first announced plans to establish a new research division called ‘Project i,’ whose task would be to develop a number of solutions for a vehicle... read more July 1, 2010 by 

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Report: Fiat Planning Four-Door 500 For U.S.

Many in the U.S. have been hoping to receive the wildly popular Fiat 500 minicar for the past couple of years but a lack of interest in small cars has largely held it back... read more April 19, 2010 by 

2011 Scion iQ

2010 New York Auto Show: 2011 Scion iQ

Toyota has finally confirmed the launch of its diminutive iQ minicar for the U.S. market with the unveiling today of the 2011 Scion iQ at 2010 New York Auto Show. Aimed at a... read more March 31, 2010 by 

Aston Martin Cygnet Concept

Aston Martin Hopes Cygnet Can Push Sales Beyond 6,000 Cars Per Year

Love it or loathe it but Aston Martin’s Cygnet luxury minicar based on the Toyota iQ is here to stay. For whatever reasons Aston Martin deemed it necessary to build... read more March 26, 2010 by 

2012 BMW minicar rendering

Rendered: 2012 BMW Minicar

BMW’s future plans for a new all-electric urban commuter vehicle known as the Megacity has been getting all the buzz lately but there’s also news that the German... read more February 23, 2010 by 

2010 Fiat 500 BEV

2010 Detroit Auto Show: Fiat 500 BEV

At the 2010 Detroit Auto Show today Chrysler rolled out its Fiat 500 minicar once again but this time around the diminutive hatch is sporting something very different... read more January 11, 2010 by 

Aston Martin Cygnet Concept

Aston Martin Reveals Cygnet Luxury Minicar Concept

Six months after first announcing its partnership with mass-market brand Toyota, Aston Martin has finally revealed the first production of this odd affiliation, the Cygnet... read more December 16, 2009 by 

2009 Honda P-NUT Concept

Honda Presents Personal-Neo Urban Transport (P-NUT) Concept

The future is a common theme at most auto shows, and the future most automakers have seen lately is a highly compact, enviro-friendly urban environment. To remain relevant in... read more December 2, 2009 by 

2009 Toyota FT-EV II

Toyota FT-EV II Concept Heralds New Link Between Cars and People

Hot on the heels of yesterday’s reveal of the FT-86 Concept comes the first details for Toyota’s second concept car planned for this month’s 2009 Tokyo... read more October 7, 2009 by 

Aston Martin Cygnet concept

Aston Martin Cygnet: Handcrafted, too?

Whatever you make of Aston Martin's wacky plan to take the Toyota iQ city car and turn it into a swan of its own, you have to credit the British luxury automaker. Not only... read more July 6, 2009 by 

Aston Martin Cygnet concept

Aston Martin Working On Toyota iQ-Based Minicar

This is not a joke. Aston Martin has joined forces with Toyota to develop a new minicar model called the Cygnet and this is the first official image of the bespoke hatch... read more June 29, 2009 by 

Seat Minicar based on up! concept

Production Version Of Up! Minicar May Prove Too Expensive For Seat And Skoda

Even as fuel prices hover around pre-crunch levels, the automotive industry knows it's only a temporary respite and continues its gear-up for a new layer of high-quality... read more March 19, 2009 by 


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