The Mitsubishi MMR25 is multi-terrain futuristic vehicle with omnidirectional wheels made of eight independently-controlled motors, allowing for a 8x4 wheel drive so that the car can be driven forward while pointing in any direction.
The Toyota Le Mans Racer a race car concept powered by hydrogen fuel cell electric motor, with body surfaces that integrate photovoltaic panels which supply electricity when extra energy is needed.
Created by the Volkswagen/Audi Design Center California, the Bio Runner concept features a motorcycle-like driving position, with the rider positioned inside a protective cage and controls attached to the hands and feet. Wheels are controlled via...
A selection of previews for the upcoming 2008 SEMA Show, from the MOPAR Challengers and Rams to the custom Fords and the Toyo Tires Concept Vehicles, including many official teaser renderings.
At the 2008 Paris Motor Show Renult has unveiled the Kangoo be bop, a compact leisure vehicle inspired by the Kangoo Compact Concept, with a two-tone color scheme and extensive glazed area, with a sliding roof and rear tailgate window.
The Insecta Concept is a design study of a futuristic electric personal mobility vehicle inspired by nature and insects. The author is Taiwanese design student Shao Yung Yeh.
The official design story of the new Ford Fiesta, which has translated the bold exterior and the high-tech products-inspired interior of the 2007 Verve Concept into a production reality. Includes new design sketches and photographs.
Developed in partnership with Michelin, the Venturi Volage is a high-tech electric sportscar concept that previews a limited production model scheduled for 2012. Among the highlights are the eight in-wheel motors, four of which control the active...
The Audi O Concept is a design study for a vehicle focused on audio listening, inspired by the design of modern music players and by the brand's styling cues. The author is Czech student Ondrej Jirec.
Local Motors has announced the results of its Manhattan Motors Design Competition. The first three places were won respectively by Julien Sarremejean, Raphael Laurent and Pierre Gimbergues.
Hawaii Motors Challenge is the sixth design competition organized by Local Motors. Participants are asked to create a sketches of concept car inspired by Hawaiian Koa Warriors. The deadline is next 21 October.
Presented at the Paris Motor Show, the Citroën Hypnos is a design study for a luxury ecological crossover featuring the HYmotion4 hybrid powertrain, a bold and sleek exterior design and an original colorful interior focused on dreamlike...
Mazda has released the first images of the all-new Mazda3 sedan, that will debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show in November and will replace the current model first introduced five years ago.
The Z.E. (Zero Emission) Concept is the Renault's vision for an all-electric family vehicle focused on minimizing energy consumption and passengers' comfort. Among the highlights are the roof solar panels, insulating sandwich body panels and an...
The Peugeot RC HYmotion4 Concept combines a four-door coupé carbon-fiber body with a hybrid powertrain made of a rear gasoline engine and a front electric motor. The overall efficiency is enhanced by the carefully studied aerodynamic lines.
The Nuvu Concept embodies Nissan's vision for the future of urban transportation. It features an all-electric powertrain, an original interior with a 2+1 layout and a glass roof decorated by small solar panels.
The V4 Concept Model is a design study for a futuristic sports bike presented by Honda at Intermot Cologne to celebrate the 30th anniversary of its V4 four-stroke engine.
Following the unveiling of the hatchback, Renault has presented the New Mégane Coupé, the sporty version of the model. Among the features are the reduced height and the redesigned front-end which recalls the design of the Mégane...