Future Concepts

Nissan Forum Concept

Nissan Forum Concept

The Forum is an exploratory design concept said to represent the next revolution in family transportation. Developed by Nissan Design America, Inc. (NDA), it offers an answer to the challenge of making family passenger vehicles more appealing to both drivers and passengers. As its name suggests, the Forum is conceived […]

Porsche Panamera Hybrid in the next decade

Porsche Panamera Hybrid in the next decade

While the auto world awaits the hybrid Cayenne (expected to be available only after 2010), Porsche has announced that it will also be offering a hybrid drive version of the new Panamera which will be launched in 2009 (with a conventional powertrain first). This 4-door GT model will use the […]

Toyota 1/X

Toyota 1/X

Cars started off being fairly light as they were simple designs and engines too were small and not very heavy. Over 100 years, the car has grown in size, becoming heavier and as the weight increased, the engine had to be more powerful which in turn meant making it bigger […]

The Mercedes-Benz of 2057?

The Mercedes-Benz of 2057?

A car with extended, elegant lines which can change its form at the touch of a button and adapt to the requirements of its owners at any time ? this is the automotive vision that Mercedes-Benz presented at the Los Angeles Design Challenge which was held for the fourth time […]

BMW 1-Series Concept tii

BMW 1-Series Concept tii

In the 1960s, BMW introduced the 2002 tii which made a mark on the motoring world, especially among motoring enthusiasts, with its supreme agility and thrilling, highly dynamic driving characteristics. The success formula for the model, which inspired many to take it racing, was its compact dimensions, low weight with […]

VW space up!

VW space up!

?The largest small VW? is how the German carmaker describes its space up! Concept which was unveiled at the Tokyo Motorshow recently. The model was a continuation of the up! concept ? part of VW?s ?New Small Family? – which was shown at the Frankfurt Motorshow earlier which, according to […]

Suzuki X-HEAD

Suzuki X-HEAD

Besides being one of the better known names in the motorcycle world, Suzuki has also been an innovative manufacturer of cars and utility vehicles. In recent years, it has come out with some smart designs that have proven to be a hit with customers. Like every progressive manufacturer, Suzuki keeps […]

Nissan Intima

Nissan Intima

Predicting what motorists of tomorrow will want in their cars, and how they would like them to look and feel is a big challenge for the designers in car companies. They have to constantly monitor trends and even more difficult, understand things like cultural differences in the various countries since […]

Mercedes-Benz F 700

Mercedes-Benz F 700

Since the beginning of the 1980s Mercedes-Benz has introduced twelve research cars. This series of exciting and pioneering automobiles ? from Auto 2000 in 1981 to the latest F 700 ? documents the resolution and foresight with which the Mercedes-Benz engineers delve into central topics of research and technology and […]

Nissan Mixim

Nissan Mixim

The Mixim is Nissan?s latest concept car which is designed to appeal to the younger generation of drivers who are typically engaged by their computer and the world via the internet. The compact model uses styling ideas and interfaces adapted from those devices and games they use virtually every day. […]