Tag: concept car

The Dune Buggy returns!

The Dune Buggy returns!

The dune buggy, an icon of the 1960s, is coming back this March and it will be right up to date technically while retaining the original appearance. Volkswagen has created an electrically-powered vehicle which is based on the modular electric drive matrix (MEB), demonstrating how multifaceted the new platform is. […]

Lexus shows what a topless LC coupe would be like

Lexus shows what a topless LC coupe would be like

Convertibles don’t feature strongly in the Lexus range but that doesn’t mean the carmaker doesn’t know how to make topless cars. To show its design skills, it has come up with an open-top concept version of its LC flagship, describing it as ‘an aspirational halo vehicle for the luxury lifestyle […]

First pictures of Infiniti’s high-performance electric crossover

First pictures of Infiniti’s high-performance electric crossover

Nissan’s premium luxury brand, Infiniti, will soon show a concept which represents its plans for high-performance electrified vehicles in the future. The concept model is called the QX Inspiration and signals a new era for the brand’s design enabled by new technology. Infused with Japanese DNA, the refreshed form language […]

BMW Group to show the future of ‘driving pleasure’

BMW Group to show the future of ‘driving pleasure’

With autonomous cars coming, driving will change in future and what has been regarded as ‘driving pleasure’ will also change. Not having to actively control the car either for the entire journey or for part of it will mean that the driver’s traditional role diminishes and so the question will […]

smart forease concept marks brand’s 20th anniversary

smart forease concept marks brand’s 20th anniversary

smart (small ‘s’ is a deliberate part of the brand name) celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. Although the model was in existence in the earlier part of the 1990s, it was only in 1998 that a mass-produced model was launched when the company became an integral part of Mercedes-Benz […]