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Designer Creates Hybrids that Look Classic, Calls them MOFOs

February 17, 2010 / No Comments

You could question designer James Piatt's logic for calling his hybrid concept cars MOFO, but the looks these MOFOs have are simply interesting. These cars are designed to be simple, pure and classic. That quite sums up the looks of the concept. It can run as a gasoline-electric hybrid, or switch to 100% electric mode for action.

Bentley Aero Ace Speed VI Concept is the Racing Luxury for the Future

February 16, 2010 / No Comments

The Bentley Aero Ace project Speed VI concept car is an independent design proposal from Royal College of art student Gabriel Tam. The designer has given the Speed VI concept a futuristic treatment, but at the same time, the concept looks back at the original Bentley Speed 6 for inspiration, and seeks to celebrate the sporting heritage of Bentley.

Halo Concept Vehicle Uses Magnetism for Speed, Efficiency

January 18, 2010 / No Comments

The Halo vehicle is a rather futuristic concept that runs on just two wheels, and is still, more of a car than a bike. Designer Nicholas Womeldorff has kept his focus on efficiency, minimizing both drag and friction for the vehicle.

Honda Reveals the Ultracompact P-Nut Car

December 3, 2009 / No Comments

Honda has just revealed their ultracompact car called the P-Nut (Personal-Neo Urban Transport) at the LA Car Show. The car gives a new meaning to the phrase "small footprint". It's designed with compactness all around from its size, to its efficiency. Inside, the seat arrangement somewhat resembles a McLaren, giving passengers great leg room and ensuring a comfortable ride.

Jaguar races ahead: Green Range Rover to get a boost from the government

March 12, 2009 / No Comments

Jaguar Land Rover's plans to build a green Range Rover will get a vital boost from the British government who decided to allot a funding of £27 million. The prestigious green project will receive the funding as a part of the government’s plan to promote eco-friendly automobiles that lead the nation towards a greener future. This is in addition to the ...

Green Concept Car: Green Apple by Julien Sarremejean

January 21, 2009 / 1 Comment

Automobile industry has taken plenty of slack over the decades about how it has been spewing tons of pollutants into the atmosphere causing air quality to gone down to deplorable levels. For that reason most of the manufacturers embraced the 'green way'. And designers started drawing so here's an amazing concept car, dubbed Green Apple. Designed by Julien Sarremejean and unveiled ...

Aptera Typ-1, Concept Car Does 300mpg

June 15, 2008 / 1 Comment

Good googie moogie! A car that gets 300 mpg. Image by boomerharley11 The Aptera Typ-1 Concept Car is a three-wheeled vehicle. The two front wheels are used for steering and the rear wheel is connected to an electric motor. The Typ-1 will consume 60-80 Watt·hours/km at 55 mph (90 km/h), making it a low energy vehicle. The Typ-1 has a drag coefficient of ...

M-112 the (Eco) Urban Concept Car

June 10, 2008 / No Comments

Looking at the new M-112, a compact economical car that recently participated in the Shell Eco Marathon 2008 in France, I'm pretty sure there are big chances it will be an inspiration for cars we're going to drive in 5 - 10 years. Large cities will get even more crowded and I don't even want to think what those traffic ...