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Bentley future luxury art student concept

Art students imagine Bentley of the future

We won't know what the automotive world will look like more than thirty years from now, but Bentley asked students at London's Royal College of Art to give it their best shot. The Bentley design team provided curriculum tutelage and guidance for students, who then imagined what a luxury car will... read more

October 13, 2018 by
 
Giles Taylor

Ex-Rolls-Royce design boss to pen models for Chinese luxury brand Hongqi

Chinese automaker FAW Group is in the process of reviving historic brand Hongqi as China's premiere automotive label and hired the former design chief of Rolls-Royce to pen... read more September 7, 2018 by


 
Gio Ponti's Linea Diamante realized at 2018 Grand Basel show

65-year-old car design brought to life at 2018 Grand Basel show

A never-before-seen car design has been brought to life...65 years after it was completed. Yes, it was 65 years ago that Italian architect and industrial designer Gio Ponti... read more September 5, 2018 by


 
Infiniti Prototype 10 concept - Image via Kimball Studios

Radical speedster concept hints at future design, powertrains for Infiniti

Infiniti will start switching over to an electrified lineup around 2021 when the first models based on a new modular platform are introduced. That date's a few years off but... read more August 27, 2018 by


 
Opel GT X Experimental concept

Opel GT X Experimental concept debuts new design language

Opel on Wednesday provided the first look at a new concept previewing the design destined for models arriving in the mid-2020s. The concept is called the GT X Experimental... read more August 22, 2018 by


 
Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo concept

Porsche designed Mission E Cross Turismo with self-driving tech in mind

Porsche's Mission E Cross Turismo concept was the big surprise of March's 2018 Geneva auto show. It previews a potential soft-roader version of Porsche's upcoming Taycan... read more July 31, 2018 by


 
Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign

How the Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign came to life

To celebrate the Nissan GT-R and Italdesign's 50th birthday, the Italian design firm and Japanese automaker collaborated to birth the GT-R50. Described as a GT-R with no... read more July 24, 2018 by


 
2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class aerodynamic testing

New Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan has lowest drag of any production car

A car's ability to slip through the air without creating too much drag is critical when it comes to fuel economy, and no car in production right now does it better than the... read more July 23, 2018 by


 
Teaser for Opel concept introducing “bold and pure” design language

Opel teases new “bold and pure” design language

Opel announced Wednesday plans to unveil a new concept car by the end of the year. The concept, previewed in a single teaser shot, will introduce Opel's new design language... read more July 11, 2018 by


 
Volvo logo

Volvo gives glimpse into its future operations

Volvo has spent a good part of the past decade transforming itself into a luxury car brand on par with the German brands, a goal the automaker has well and truly achieved... read more June 7, 2018 by


 
Hyundai Grandmaster concept

Hyundai previews its full-size SUV with Grandmaster concept

Hyundai is working on a new full-size SUV and the Grandmaster concept unveiled Thursday at the 2018 Busan auto show gives us a good idea of what's to come. Code-named HDC-2... read more June 7, 2018 by


 
Giles Taylor

Rolls-Royce design chief steps down

Rolls-Royce on Wednesday announced the departure of its design chief Giles Taylor. In a statement, the automaker said Taylor had left Rolls-Royce and parent company BMW Group... read more June 6, 2018 by


 
Chinese Lamborghini Urus clone

Lamborghini Urus already copied by Chinese automaker

Chinese automakers are notorious for building replica models that closely resemble luxury vehicle designs. And now, it's the Lamborghini Urus' turn for a Chinese clone. Car... read more June 4, 2018 by


 
RemetzCar Tesla Model S shooting brake

RemetzCar builds beautiful Tesla Model S shooting brake

A handful of companies have announced plans to turn Tesla's Model S electric sedan into a sexy shooting brake. The first to announce such plans was Dutch firm RemetzCar, and... read more May 29, 2018 by


 
FCA 2018 Drive For Design winners

FCA challenged students to design a 2030 Jeep Wrangler: here are the winners

Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles has selected winners for its 2018 Drive For Design contest. The challenge this year was to pen what the 2030 Jeep Wrangler could look like, and... read more May 21, 2018 by


 
GM to patent shape-shifting car designs

GM imagines real Transformers with shape-shifting car design patents

In director Michael Bay's version of the "Transformers" franchise, the world of Decepticons and Autobots is heavily populated by General Motors products. Bumblebee used to be... read more May 17, 2018 by


 
 

 
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