concepts

 
Genesis Essentia, 2018 New York auto show

From concept to (virtual) reality: How the Genesis Essentia concept coupe came to be

Two months after the 2017 New York auto show, lead Genesis designer Luc Donckerwolke and his assembled team set to work. Their goal wasn’t to rest long after the success of the New York concept car that precipitated the Genesis G70, it was to pronounce to the rest of the world that Genesis... read more

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ContiAdapt and ContiSense concept tires

Continental looks to improve safety with its latest tire concepts

It's always amazing to see what tire manufacturers are dreaming up for the future. Most of the time, it's a concept based in the distant future when nano bots are able to... read more September 14, 2017 by


 
Michelin Visionary Concept is a look at the future of tires

Michelin Visionary concept foresees 3D-printed treads for changing conditions

I'm a sucker for forward-looking concept videos. I love the visions that others have for what our world will look like 20, 30, 40, and even 100 years down the line. You know... read more June 15, 2017 by


 
Nissan 240SX

Nissan To Finally Build 240SX Successor? Concept Coming: Report

You'd be hard pressed to find someone who grew up during the 1980s and 1990s that doesn't love the Nissan 240SX. Those 240 fans may be in luck. What Car? reports that Nissan... read more October 18, 2013 by


 
Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk II, 2013 Moab Easter Jeep Safari Concept

Jeep And Mopar Show Their Moab Easter Jeep Safari Concepts

Just yesterday we bought you word that Jeep and Mopar would again collaborate on concepts for the 2013 Moab Easter Jeep Safari, complete with teaser images of the Jeep... read more March 20, 2013 by


 
Kia Cross GT Concept

Kia Cross GT Concept Preview & Live Photos: 2013 Chicago Auto Show

Kia's previewing the future design direction for the brand, and a further move upmarket, with the Cross GT Concept being shown at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show. While just a... read more February 7, 2013 by


 
Acura NSX II concept - 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Acura NSX Concept Video Preview

Acura is slow-roasting the next-generation NSX to perfection, and if this latest concept is any indication, the wait just might be worth it. While the exterior of this latest... read more January 21, 2013 by


 
Ford Atlas Concept at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Ford’s Atlas Concept Previews The Future Of The Pickup Truck: Video

In Greek mythology, Atlas was burdened with carrying the weight of the world on his shoulders. In the Ford product line, that task goes to its F-150 pickup, which sells in... read more January 18, 2013 by


 
Toyota Furia Concept revealed at 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Toyota Furia Video Preview

Toyota previewed the next-generation Corolla compact sedan at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show with the Furia Concept. While the current Corolla is bland, the Furia Concept kicks... read more January 18, 2013 by


 
Hyundai HCD-14 (Genesis) Concept teaser

Hyundai Teases New Genesis Four-Door Coupe Concept For Detroit, Again

Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the past few years, you probably know that the hottest segment among luxury automakers is the four-door coupe. Mercedes has its... read more January 9, 2013 by


 
The BMW Zagato Roadster, introduced in 2012

BMW Takes A Look Back At 2012: Video

When it comes to year-end videos, they typically recap memorable news stories, celebrity deaths and other major events of the past 12 months. BMW thinks that the end of the... read more December 31, 2012 by


 
The Ford Gyron design study - image: Wright Auctions

Ford Gyron Design Study Scale Model Sells For $40,000: Video

In the late 1950s and early 1960s, it seemed like a future filled with flying cars was inevitable. Automotive designers and engineers weren’t afraid to push the... read more December 18, 2012 by


 
The Spitfire-powered Bentley Meteor - image: Coys

Spitfire-Engined Bentley Meteor, Seen On Top Gear, For Sale: Video

In the last season of Top Gear, Jeremy Clarkson relived the Battle of Britain by once again pitting the Germans against the British. This time, it would be contested on a... read more November 5, 2012 by


 
Supercharged Honda CR-Z concept, 2012 SEMA show

Supercharged CR-Z Concept Highlights Honda's SEMA Lineup

While we like the basic shape of Honda’s CR-Z “sports hybrid,” its performance never managed to captivate us. Even with the six-speed manual, it’s too... read more October 31, 2012 by


 
VACCAR's Urban Escape Adventurer, built for the 2012 SEMA show

Ford Showing Pair Of Tuned Escapes At SEMA

Ford’s list of tuned vehicles for this year’s SEMA show just keeps on growing, and now the automaker has announced a pair of unlikely show cars based on its new... read more October 19, 2012 by


 
Still image from Fiat's 'Immigrants' ad

Does Fiat's New Ad Tease The 500T? Video

While we here in the United States often complain that Europe gets better cars than we do, sometimes the opposite is true. In Europe, for example, the Fiat 500 Abarth comes... read more July 16, 2012 by


 
 

 
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