Concept Cars

Volkswagen Up! GTI concept, 2017 Wörthersee Tour

Volkswagen builds an Up! GTI for 2017 Wörthersee Tour

Volkswagen’s pint-sized Up! hatchback has received the GTI treatment. The car, still a concept, debuts next week at the 2017 Wörthersee Tour and will enter production in early 2018. Since we don’t get the standard Up! in the United States, don’t waste your time pining for... read more

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Teaser for BMW 8-Series-previewing concept debuting at 2017 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este

BMW to preview new 8-Series with Villa d’Este concept

Tired of watching Mercedes-Benz launch hit after hit in the high-end segment for two-door cars, BMW is finally ready to join the fray with its own offering—something... read more May 11, 2017 by

2018 Lexus LS500h

Lexus trademark reveals future LS fuel cell concept

Lexus seems to have something green planned for the near future, judging by a new trademark filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Lexus has moved to... read more May 2, 2017 by

AeroMobil flying car, 2017 Top Marques Monaco

Production-ready AeroMobil flying car debuts at 2017 Top Marques Monaco

There are a surprising number of companies hoping to deliver the first flying car, and one of the most promising is Slovakia's AeroMobil which used this month’s 2017... read more April 28, 2017 by

Concept drawing for Uber Elevate flying taxi service

Uber says flying taxis will be in service by 2020

Uber on Tuesday provided the first details on an on-demand flying taxi service to be called Uber Elevate. During the opening day of a three-day presentation in Dallas, Texas... read more April 26, 2017 by

Kitty Hawk Flyer prototype

Meet the Kitty Hawk Flyer, the flying car backed by Google founder Larry Page

No, this isn’t a late April Fools’ Day prank. A startup by the name of Kitty Hawk and backed by Google co-founder Larry Page has given us our first look at a... read more April 26, 2017 by

Lilium Eagle electric flying car prototype during maiden test flight on April 20, 2017

Lilium flying taxi completes successful maiden test flight

While the practical challenges to a flying car are countless, there are numerous startups attempting to be the first in the world to sell one to the public. Most are... read more April 24, 2017 by

Qoros Model K-EV concept, 2017 Shanghai auto show

Qoros K-EV concept previews Tesla Model S rival due in 2019

Chinese automaker Qoros unveiled an electric sport sedan concept on Wednesday at the 2017 Shanghai auto show. The concept is called the Model K-EV and is said to preview a... read more April 21, 2017 by

Audi e-tron Sportback Concept, 2017 Shanghai auto show    [photo:Ronan Glon]

e-tron Sportback concept previews Audi electric car coming in 2019

Audi revealed the new e-tron Sportback concept on Wednesday at the 2017 Shanghai auto show. The concept previews an electric car to join the Audi lineup in 2019, one year... read more April 20, 2017 by

Hybrid Kinetic K550 concept by Pininfarina, 2017 Shanghai auto show

Hybrid Kinetic presents pair of Pininfarina-styled electric SUVs in Shanghai

Chinese battery company Hybrid Kinetic is looking to branch out into auto manufacturing and has rolled out two new concepts previewing models it plans to put into production... read more April 20, 2017 by

Renault RS 2027 Vision Concept

Renault explores future of F1 with RS 2027 Vision concept

Renault has a pretty clear idea of what it wants Formula One to look like in the future. At the Shanghai auto show, the French automaker unveiled the new RS 2027 Concept as... read more April 19, 2017 by

Jeep Yuntu concept, 2017 Shanghai auto show    [photo: Ronan Glon]

Jeep Yuntu hybrid concept may foreshadow future Chinese 7-seater SUV

Jeep has yanked the veil off of its 2017 Shanghai auto show debut, a hybrid SUV concept dubbed the Yuntu. The Yuntu concept, Chinese for "cloud," may preview a... read more April 19, 2017 by

Lynk & Co. 03 concept

Lynk & Co’s next car previewed by 03 sedan concept

Lynk & Co burst on the scene last fall with a compact SUV called the 01. The new brand is Chinese automaker’s Geely’s mainstream offering for global markets... read more April 19, 2017 by

Chevrolet FNR-X Concept for plug-in hybrid crossover, 2017 Shanghai auto show   [photo: Ronan Glon]

Chevrolet FNR-X concept debuts at 2017 Shanghai auto show

Chevrolet is exploring the future as well as showcasing the talents of its Asia-based design team with the FNR-X concept car. Unveiled on Wednesday at the 2017 Shanghai auto... read more April 19, 2017 by

Mercedes-Benz A Sedan concept, 2017 Shanghai auto show

Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan previewed by concept in Shanghai

Mercedes-Benz already has the CLA, but the automaker sees room for a second, more practical sedan in its compact car family. This new sedan was previewed on Wednesday at the... read more April 19, 2017 by

MG E-Motion concept, 2017 Shanghai auto show

MG E-Motion electric sports car concept revealed, could be production-bound

Remember MG? The British brand known for its spritely roadsters has long been out of the Brits' hands, as it's been owned by Shanghai, China-based SAIC Motor since 2006... read more April 18, 2017 by


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