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Skoda showed the design of future crossovers

Skoda showed the design of future crossovers

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The company Skoda has published design sketches of the new concept crossover Vision X, designed to give an idea of ​​the appearance of future SUV Czech brand. The public premiere of the prototype will take place in early March at the Geneva Motor Show. The novelty is a compact urban crossover, the serial version of which can take place on the step below the model Karoq. Distinctive features of the concept car: aggressive bumpers, massive thresholds, a glass panoramic roof, as well as 20-inch alloy wheels. The company noted that the appearance of Skoda Vision X is inspired by the "traditions of Bohemian crystal". The salon has a wide central panel and a separate color display with an "intuitive interface", through which you can manage the multimedia system and network connection f
The ex-head of Lotus showed a modern interpretation of De Tomaso Panther

The ex-head of Lotus showed a modern interpretation of De Tomaso Panther

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The company Ares Design, which is led by the former head of Lotus, Dani Bahar, presented the prototype of the sports car Project Panther. The presentation of the car, made in the style of the classic sports car of the 1970s De Tomaso Pantera, was held at the headquarters of the brand in Modena. This is reported by AutoClassics. Project Panther is built on the chassis of the Lamborghini Huracan. He has a unique body created by Ares Design's own efforts. At the same sports car is 10 centimeters long than the original De Tomaso Pantera, and its wheelbase is stretched by 12 centimeters. The car has received retractable in the front fenders LED lights and body panels made of carbon fiber. The Project Panther salon retained the overall architecture of the donor machine: chairs, the loc...
Giugiaro will present electric sedan concept at the Geneva Motor Show

Giugiaro will present electric sedan concept at the Geneva Motor Show

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A teaser image of the concept car was published by GFG Style, owned by the master's son. Famous car designer Giorgetto Giugiaro intends to present to the public at the international automobile exhibition in Geneva in early March the concept of an electric sedan, developed by him together with the Chinese company Envision. "We will present the concept with the possibilities of autonomous driving. New technologies allow you to get rid of the classic steering wheel, but I could not bring myself to do it. We also offer unique and innovative solutions for the ergonomics of the salon, "said Giugiaro in an interview with Automotive News Europe. The sedan uses energy management technology from the company Envision. It provides connection to a wide energy ecosystem that will in real ti...
Chinese arrived in Detroit with a crossover without windows

Chinese arrived in Detroit with a crossover without windows

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Chinese company GAC presented at the motor show in Detroit conceptual crossover, which was named Enverge. One of the features of the prototype was the lack of side windows on butterfly doors. The GAC noted that the all-wheel drive prototype is equipped with a fully electric power plant, which is powered by batteries with a capacity of 71 kilowatt-hours. The power of the unit is 238 horsepower and 410 Nm of torque. According to the idea of ​​the creators, Enverge accelerates from place to hundred kilometers per hour in 4.4 seconds, and its maximum speed is about 160 kilometers per hour. The claimed range of the GAC Enverge is 592 kilometers. In The Verge note that the prototype received a system of wireless charging of batteries. For 10 minutes the power reserve can be increase
Infiniti reveals Q Inspiration Concept ahead of 2018 Detroit Motor Show debut

Infiniti reveals Q Inspiration Concept ahead of 2018 Detroit Motor Show debut

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New Infiniti concept car signals the future of the brand's design language, and will be revealed in full at Detroit later this month Called the Q Inspiration concept, it’s a svelte saloon with an elongated coupe-like rear end. At the front, the thin headlights are mounted in deep recesses while the unusual shark nose gille is body-coloured with a large chin spoiler beneath. Dramatic sculpted flanks accentuate the rear haunches of the car while a new LED taillight design spans the width of the back end. According to Infiniti Executive Design Director Karim Habib, the new concept car will “take the traditional sedan architecture to its next stage of evolution”. Habib hints that it could be a rakish four-door coupe, thanks to the car’s “long cabin, balanced proportions and muscular
Toyota showed a 1000-hp hybrid supercar

Toyota showed a 1000-hp hybrid supercar

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The company Toyota presented a prototype of a 1000-hp hypercar called GR Super Sport Concept, which gives an idea of ​​the direction in which the line of sports cars of the Japanese brand will develop. The premiere of the concept will be held at the Tokyo Motor Show, which opens at the end of this week. The novelty is developed by the sports division of Toyota - Gazoo Racing. The vehicle design uses components from the TS050 Hybrid sports prototype, which participates in the World Endurance Championship (WEC). Including, from the racing car, the hypercar has got a 2.4-liter twin-turbo "six" with direct injection, which is part of the hybrid power plant. Its total capacity is 1000 forces. Other information about GR Super Sport in the "Toyota" is not provided. The company only clar
Subaru built a charged carbon sedan

Subaru built a charged carbon sedan

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The company Subaru published the first images of the prototype of a "charged" sedan called Viziv Performance STI. The car premiered at the Tokyo Motor Show. Novelty is an aggressive sports version of another concept - Viziv Performance, debuted last fall. The car with the STI badge differs from it with a developed body kit with carbon elements and red accents, as well as a massive front splitter and rear wing. There is no other information about the prototype. Earlier, the company only clarified that with the help of this machine they want to show their vision "in the field of creating cars that give customers pleasure and peace of mind". Last year's Viziv Performance was equipped with a symmetrical all-wheel drive and an opposing engine. It is assumed that the car gives an id...
Nissan showed a teaser of a new crossover concept for Detroit Auto Show

Nissan showed a teaser of a new crossover concept for Detroit Auto Show

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Judging by the image, the new conceptual crossover will receive thin LED lights and a large radiator grille reminiscent of the one that is used by the latest Audi models. Next week at the North American International Automotive Exhibition NAIAS 2018 in Detroit, the Japanese company Nissan can introduce a new concept of high-tech crossover. On this topic, on the eve laid out in the network of a video-press service of the manufacturer. Official information that it will be the premiere of the novelty, no. However, the publication of Automotive News is exactly this. The first teaser video does not reveal much information. It shows only part of the silhouette profile of the concept for a few seconds. However, it contains the phrases: "portray a world in which force is used to protect"...
Toyota introduced a new e-Palette concept at CES

Toyota introduced a new e-Palette concept at CES

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The partners of the project were a number of large companies, including Amazon, DiDi, Mazda, Pizza Hut and Uber. At the CES this year, one of the world's largest automakers introduced the e-Palette concept, reflecting the company's vision of future services for autonomous mobility. As mentioned above, a number of large companies from different industries entered the project as partners. The e-Palette Concept looks like a simple box on wheels, which Toyota is going to offer in several lengths - from 4 to 7 meters. The design of the novelty, no doubt, does not cause any interest, but the vehicle has the highest level of functionality. A large height and a minimum number of bends maximize the available space inside. Toyota intends to build a whole business ecosystem around th...
Chinese GAC will show the Americans a new sedan and crossover

Chinese GAC will show the Americans a new sedan and crossover

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The Chinese company distributed images of two new products. Models will be presented in a week at the Detroit Motor Show. In the US, GAC will showcase the new GA4 sedan and the conceptual electric "SUV" Enverge. Information on the crossover yet, the company only said that it was designed "specifically for the US market." Apparently the GAC hinted that the prototype would be reincarnated as a serial electric car, which would later appear in the US. Let's note, in this country the cars of the Chinese company do not sell yet, the manufacturer plans to leave for the American market in 2019-2020. The GA4 sedan is already on the conveyor belt, in China sales of the sedan will begin in the near future. According to preliminary data, the length of this model is 4 692 mm, width - 1,805 mm...