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Jeep showed the best design projects of their cars

Jeep showed the best design projects of their cars

Concept Cars, News
The US department of product design for the FCA group chose the winners of the Drive for Design 2018 competition. The participants were asked to draw a design for the Jeep Wrangler in 2030. FCA has been holding a competition for six years already, offering to create images of their cars. As already mentioned above, this year the students had to portray their vision of Jeep Wrangler SUV - what it will be in 2030. The winners were three teenagers from Miami, Florida and Buffalo, New York. The first place was taken by Edward Crete from the Higher School of Design and Architecture, who presented the project Jeep Wrangler DJ. The "musical" prototype retained the style of the current Wrangler, translated into a futuristic design language of 2030. In front you can see a digital screen t...
Skoda told about the open version of the crossover Karoq

Skoda told about the open version of the crossover Karoq

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The conceptual version of the crossover Skoda Karoq will be equipped with a 1.5-liter turbo engine and sports shock absorbers from the Octavia RS. The premiere of the finished car will take place at the beginning of summer Skoda company some technical features of the experimental cabriolet version of the crossover Karoq, created by its students. The project involved 23 students of the school Skoda in the Czech city of Mlada Boleslav. Work on the car began in October 2017, when a group of students led by their teachers began to create a cross-cabriolet design. The final draft was approved in January this year. The premiere of the finished car is scheduled for early June. The novelty is based on the serial Karoq, the length, width and size of the wheelbase remained the same - 43...
Chery showed another new crossover Exeed LX

Chery showed another new crossover Exeed LX

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The conceptual cross-coupe Exeed LX debuted at the Beijing Motor Show. The prototype is a modernized version of another concept Chery - Tiggo Coupe, which the brand introduced last year in Shanghai. The car changed bumpers, head optics and rims. Salon is not touched. Also, the Exeed LX also had the rear doors swinging up against the travel. There is no information about the "filling" of the new prototype, although the Chinese have not yet disclosed the data on the installation of the Tiggo Coupe. In the arsenal of last year's concept there is an autopilot: with its activation, the steering wheel is not removed anywhere, while the driver is encouraged to use the "steering wheel" for computer games - the Tiggo Coupe is equipped with a self-simulator. Apparently, both the autopilot ...
DS has developed a 1360-hp carbon electric car

DS has developed a 1360-hp carbon electric car

Concept Cars, News, Supercars
In Beijing, debuted racing hypercar with a carbon construction, two electric motors and a fully automatic control system DS brand, part of the French PSA alliance, introduced the conceptual 1360-hp carbon hypercar X E-Tense. The premiere of the prototype took place at the Beijing Motor Show. The developers noted that the novelty is a "look at the racing car of 2035". Double supercar, built on an ultralight carbon chassis, received a torsion suspension. DS X E-Tense equipped with two electric motors, which are located on the front and rear axle. With standard driving, the aggregates produce a total of 540 hp, but if the special racing mode "Circuit" is activated, their output rises to 1360 hp, which is equivalent to 1 megawatt. The prototype also received a system of fully a...
Hongqi introduced in Beijing a concept in the style of Maybach and Bentley

Hongqi introduced in Beijing a concept in the style of Maybach and Bentley

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The premium brand Hongqi belonging to the Chinese concern FAW with the help of the concept car E-Jing GT Concept showed the design of its future cars. Hongqi (pronounced "huntsi") is a well-known Chinese brand that has been manufacturing limousines for Chinese high-ranking officials for 60 years. He is well-known model Hongqi CA72. About 30 years ago, the company mastered middle-class cars, and five years ago, finally, appeared for free sale business class sedan H7, built on the platform of Toyota Crown. In April last year, the company introduced the premium H5 sedan, and now the company is again thinking about what to offer customers with a really thick wallet. The fruit of the thought of Hongqi specialists was the concept car, photos of which appeared on the Chinese resource Autoh...
Nissan and Dongfeng released a large crossover in the style of the Range Rover

Nissan and Dongfeng released a large crossover in the style of the Range Rover

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A joint brand of Nissan and Dongfeng companies called Venucia introduced the prototype X at the Beijing Motor Show and the upgraded production T90 crossover The car brand Venucia, established by the joint venture Dongfeng Nissan, presented a concept car called the X at the Beijing Motor Show. In some ways, the prototype of a large crossover resembles a Range Rover. The distinctive features of the novelty design were large wheels and narrow LED optics. Data and power plant crossover yet, as well as information about the possibility of launching in a series of a similar car. In addition, the brand Venucia showed on the motor show in Beijing an updated version of the coupe-like crossover T90. From its predecessor, it is distinguished by interior decoration, as well as another mul...
Pininfarina has built a new sedan and crossover

Pininfarina has built a new sedan and crossover

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At the motor show that was launched in Beijing, a public premiere of a couple of new concepts developed by the Italian studio for the Hong Kong company was held. Hybrid Kinetic Group ordered a number of models from the Pininfarina studio, some of which had already been presented earlier. Now in Beijing, the public was shown new concepts: the H500 sedan and the K350 crossover. Official data has not yet been submitted, but according to the Chinese edition of Autoutohome, the electric power unit of the "four-door" H500 develops a maximum power of 408 hp, and the power reserve is more than 1,000 km. From zero to 100 km / h the car accelerates in 4.5 seconds, and the "maximum speed" is 250 km / h. If we talk about the design of the novelty, then the body of the sedan sports a silho...
Geely built an electric crossover on the platform of Volvo XC40

Geely built an electric crossover on the platform of Volvo XC40

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The company Geely introduced the conceptual electric crossover Concept Icon, which was based on the platform Volvo XC40. The public premiere of the novelty was held within the framework of the Beijing Motor Show. Geely Concept Icon is built on the modular architecture of CMA, developed jointly by engineers from Volvo and Geely. The chassis was designed to be compatible with both conventional internal combustion engines and hybrid or fully electric power units. The developers noted that Geely Concept Icon has a so-called "8-bit design, where simple lines are combined with sharp angles". The front part of the body resembles the crossover Range Rover Evoque, while the shape of the rear is similar to the Kia Soul. Data on the power plant prototype is kept secret. It is assumed that ...