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Seat Bocanegra Concept

 
Seat premiered the Bocanegra concept that previews a new saloon in Geneva. However, the new saloon will have its debut next year. The Seat Bocanegra concept is powered by a 1.4 TSI twin-turbo engine that will promises low CO2 emissions and is coupled with a seven-speed DSG gearbox. The Bocanegra’s exterior design represents an important evolution that will most probably influence design of the brand’s future models.... Read More

Scuderia Bizzarrini P538 Concept Car

 
The Scuderia Bizzarrini P538 is designed by Stefan Schulze and it will have its first public viewing in November 2008 at the Nardo Ring. Sounds familiar with the name? Stefan Schulze also the designer of the Tribun Concept and the Panthera Concept from a while back. Although his designs of Tribun Concept and Panthera Concept will probably never reach the production line, but the Scuderia Bizzarrini P538 will be built in a limited number. Powered by a GM LS7 V8 engine, the new Scuderia Bizzarrini P538 will develop more than 500 hp standard with an option to take the power up to 1000 hp. These numbers are even more amazing when you take into account the fact that the Scuderia Bizzarrini P538 only weighs 800 kg. Based on the Galmer Arbitrage GT chassis with a new Roadster body that is influenced by the design of the original 1966 P538, the Scuderia Bizzarrini P538 will also be available with a carbon fiber removable hard top. The Scuderia Bizzarrini P538 is a tribute to Mr. Bizzarrini and... Read More

Space Efficient Vehicle (SEV) Concept

 
The Space Efficient Vehicle (SEV) concept was put on display at the Detroit Motor Show after it previously become a finalist in the 2008 Michelin Challenge Design. A team from the Netherlands, who create this Space Efficient Vehicle concept are : Ralph Panhuyzen - The project leader and vehicles inventor Steven van der Veen - visual designer who translated the design into detailed renderings. The main idea behind this SEV concept is to make efficient on the space inside the vehicle. Since most of vehicles normally only may carry just one person, Ralph Panhuyzen make the design of the SEV concept to reflect this fact. As you can see in the SEV concept picture, the SEV concept may give some room for 3 people in total, but I think it has little wasted space between. There are many advantages on this lightweight and sleek Space Efficient Vehicle concept. This SEV will have better fuel economy, cheaper production on its new design options, increased maneuverability, lower emissions, and als... Read More

Splinter Wood Supercar

 
The Splinter supercar is the project of some of the students at North Carolina State University. The Splinter supercar is going to be built from wood composites that will be use where ever is possible: body, chassis, and large percentages of the suspension components and wheels. The weight target of the Splinter wood supercar is 2500lbs. The Splinter wood supercars engine is also equipped with Twin Roots-type superchargers, 4 air-to-water intercoolers and is expected to develop 600 hp. The Splinter wood supercar is going to be powered by a Northstar V8 engine with aluminum block and heads, 32V DOHC reverse-flow cylinder heads and 4.6 liter displacement. One sentence in the statement on the project website that caught my attention: They aren’t trying to sell anything; they aren’t trying to save the world, and they aren’t advocating that everyone should drive a wooden car. Very nice statement… IMHO... Read More

Suzuki Kizashi 3 Concept Car

 
Suzuki Kizashi 3 concept will be unveiled on March 20 at the New York Auto Show. As announced by Suzuki, that Suzuki Kizashi 3 concept will shows the brand’s intent to offer a larger, more upscale sport sedan. Designed by Suzuki’s Advanced Design Group, the Suzuki Kizashi 3 concept reflect an athlete in motion with strong lines that suggest strength, performance, and style. Press Release The New York International Auto Show welcomes American Suzuki Motor Corp. on Thursday, March 20, as the company debuts its sleek and athletic Concept Kizashi 3, the final addition to its acclaimed Kizashi concept series. The Concept Kizashi 3, which suggests both Suzuki’s future design direction and stated intent to offer a larger, more upscale sport sedan, will be joined in New York by the North American debuts of the Concept Kizashi and Concept Kizashi 2. The Kizashi concept series was developed by Suzuki’s Advanced Design Group to reflect a dynamic athlete in motion, taking i... Read More

The VFV Concept Car

 
The VFV (Very Fun Vehicle) concept car is a funky city car concept which uses large glass panels wherever possible in order to increase the sense of space inside the car. The VFV also a concept created by Nuno Teixiera (see also MYBUS concept). In the event of a collision, safety of the occupants for the VFV concept car is provided by a strong tubular skeleton with built in crumple zones to reduce the force of the crash, and for side impacts toughened glass features on the lower portions of the door. The VFV concept car also includes airbags, parking sensors, drive-by-wire, traction control systems and Electronic Stability Control. The VFV concept car powered with an electric motor.... Read More

Toyota Aygo Crazy Concept Car Debut

 
Toyota Aygo Crazy concept car is built for fun and driving, and not just for show. However, Toyota Aygo Crazy concept car debut will take place at the London Motor Show this year. Toyota Aygo Crazy concept car is powered by a 1.8 VVT-i engine that delivers 200 DIN hp and 240 Nm of torque. Toyota Aygo Crazy concept car can reach its top speed of 127 mph. The Toyota Aygo Crazy features a carbon fiber rear wing that was taken directly from the 200mph race cars in the American Champ Car series. Equipped with 17-inch alloy wheels and Goodyear 225/45 tires, the Toyota Aygo Crazy concept car also features a suspension taken from the MR2 Roadster, with MacPherson struts front and rear and adjustable Tein dampers. Press Release Aygo Crazy is the perfect antidote to all those wild concept cars that look great on the show stand but never turn a wheel. It is a unique machine that has been developed from the start to deliver no-holds-barred maximum driving pleasure, an unforgettable, fun experience... Read More

Toyota Hi-CT Concept Car

 
The Toyota Hi-CT is a city car concept which had been revealed at the previous 2007 Tokyo Motor Show. In Toyota’s words the Hi-CT concept is designed to deliver a new “coolness” inspired by “the thinking and lifestyles of youth”. For a small car the styling of the Toyota Hi-CT is chunky and bold. The high sides and short windows exaggerate the truck-like design. At the rear of the Toyota Hi-CT concept there is a removable trunk and a deck where surfboards, bicycles and other equipment can be stowed. Powered by a hybrid drivetrain, the funky Toyota Hi-CT uses a 1.5 liter engine and an electric motor. The under-floor mounted battery can be recharged from the mains. The location of the battery has the effect of raising the drivers position giving better visibility, while also lowering the vehicles center of gravity. The Hi-CT is also fitted with an 100V socket which allows power from the battery to be used for any electrical device.... Read More

Toyota RiN Concept Car

 
The RiN concept from Toyota is a vehicle which focuses on making the lives of the driver and passengers, and actually everyone around it, more healthy and stress-free. The exterior design of the Toyota RiN is intended to blend into the natural environment. The green glass and organic forms of the headlights, taillights and rear side windows are influenced by a type of tall-growing Japanese tree, the Yakusugi. Access to the Toyota RiN is through sliding doors which feature a lower window pane which allow the the occupants to view nature at ground level. The headlights utilize a light distribution system that take into consideration oncoming pedestrians and vehicles and reduce glare. The Toyota RiN concept features heated seats which also help maintain good back posture, image displays matched to the drivers mood, an oxygen-level conditioner and a humidifier. The green glass helps reduce the amount of ultraviolet and infrared light entering the cabin. The biggest downside to the Toyota R... Read More

Ugur Sahin USD GT-S Passionata Concept Car

 
The Ugur Sahin USD GT-S Passionata - the latest image of concept car by the Turkish designer has been released in preparation for the USD Corvette Z03. Based on the Ferrari 599 Fiorano aluminum space frame chassis, the Ugur Sahin USD GT-S Passionata concept car aims to be a Grand Tourer. The Ugur Sahin USD GT-S Passionata has been designed in the same language as Ferrari’s GT cars from back in the 60’s and addresses itself to customers that search for the perfect combination of neo-classical body design, modern technologies and performance. As have been said by Ugur Sahin, the USD GT-S Passionata is in a feasible design stage and if there is a customer demand a production version, then it can become a reality.... Read More

Vandenbrink GT Convertible Car

 
The Vandenbrink GT Convertible was unveiled in front of an exclusive audience at Cercle Deluxe 2007 fair in Vienna. The Vandenbrink GT Convertible is based on the Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano, like the Vandenbrink 599/630 GTO. The Vandenbrink GT Convertible will be built only on special request and will feature a carbon fiber hard-top. Vandenbrink also hints at future projects that might be based on the Spyker C8 Spyder, Audi R8, and the Corvette Z06. Vandenbrink Design Vandenbrink Design BV is an automotive design company, located in The Netherlands. The company focus is on special design and coachbuilding for highly exclusive sportscars. It is a privately owned company, headed by its founding fathers Michiel B. van den Brink and ir Robert C.A. Koumans.... Read More

Veritas RS III Concept Car

 
The Veritas RS III is a super-sports car from Germany-based Vermot AG. Veritas was founded in 1948 and went on to successfully compete in German Championship races. In 1951 Veritas became the first German team to compete in a Formula 1 Grand Prix. Unfortunately, due to financial problems Veritas closed its doors in 1952. In 2001 the Veritas name was resurrected on the RS3 concept which first appeared as a BMW V12 powered car. The Veritas RS III concept of 2008 is different from the 2001 car several areas. Firstly the new car has a choice of engine, either a 480 horsepower, 5.0 litre, BMW V8 mated to a manual transmission. Or a 600 horsepower BMW V10 with sequential transmission. The V8 unit gives the Veritas RS III a 0-60 mph time of 3.6 seconds, the V10 model takes only 3.2 seconds to hit 60 mph. Top speeds are 204 mph and 215 mph respectively. All the power and performance is put down onto the road without the electronic driver aids found on most modern supercars - making the Veritas... Read More

Volkswagen Golf TDI Hybrid Concept Car

 
Volkswagen has make announcement that the premiere of the Volkswagen Golf TDI Hybrid concept will be unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show. Powered by a diesel engine, an electric motor and a 7-speed DSG gearbox, the Volkswagen Golf TDI Hybrid concept only needs 3.4 liters of fuel to go for 100 km. The Volkswagen Golf TDI Hybrid concept car is also designed to run on electricity only. Press Release With its Golf TDI Hybrid, Volkswagen demonstrates the kind of potential inherent in the combination of high-tech diesel engine, electric motor and 7-speed DSG technology. Exhibited for the first time at the Geneva Motor Show, the concept car consumes no more than 3.4 liters of diesel fuel per 100 kilometers. This powerful full-hybrid Golf TDI Hybrid can be operated either in internal-combustion mode only or in a combination mode of powerful yet thrifty TDI and electric motor. The car is also designed to run on emissions-free electric power only. Power transmission to the front axle is managed by... Read More

Webasto LiGHT Concept Car

 
German sunroof and convertible top manufacturer Webasto has unveiled the Webasto LiGHT concept car. Webasto LiGHT is a two-seat cabriolet designed by IED (Istituto Europeo di Design) in Italy. The Webasto LiGHT’s exterior design was inspired by the Fiat 124 Spider. This influence is most apparent in the rear 3/4 view, as well as the front grille. While overall the design is attractive, but it is similar to most two-seat convertible sports cars. But the real reason for creating the concept was to showcase Webasto’s frameless polyurethane soft-top which is both strong and lightweight. The top also incorporates a heated glass rear window. When down, the top sits flush with the rear arches and boot lid meaning the cargo space is not compromised.... Read More

Zenz Sports Concept Car

 
This sports concept car was created by Ralf Zenz, a German designer who envisages a world ultra-efficient performance motoring. This Zenz Sports Concept Car will be unveiled at Geneva Motor Show next month, with a full scale model stretching 4.2m and featuring a super slippery drag coefficient of just 0.21Cd. As had been said by Zenz that a production version of the car would consume less than 3.0L of fuel per 100km, but this concept car would be able to reach speeds as high as 230km/h. This can be happened because of the aerodynamic shape of the car, with low 760kg kerb weight and efficient 140hp diesel engine. However, Zenz is working on an even more powerful version that can reach a top speed of 260km/h and remains just as economical. Additionally, adjustable seats and pedals would be installed on the next Zens’ plans, along with electric windows and mirrors, a fully tilting steering wheel and power steering, air-conditioning and CD stereo and navigation system. Unfortunately,... Read More

 

 

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