Hyundai i10 (2011)

  Following its low-key unveiling at the Paris Motor Show, Hyundai has released new details about the facelifted i10. Boasting a ‘fluidic sculpture’ design, the updated model gains a new front fascia, restyled lighting units, and a modified rear bumper. Inside, the cabin has been upgraded with a new instrument cluster (with an eco-shift indicator), improved seats, additional chrome accents, … Continua a leggere

Hyundai i10

  Hyundai i10 is an exciting new city car designed to be fun-to-drive, affordable and practical while offering quality and equipment that no other rival can offer at the price. With diminutive dimensions of just 3,565mm long and 1,595mm wide, the Hyundai i10 promises to be easy to thread through city traffic and a pleasure to park in tight car … Continua a leggere

Mazda CX9

  The Mazda CX-9 is a full-size crossover SUV manufactured by Mazda at their Ujina 1 plant in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The CX-9 is built on the Ford CD3 Platform shared with the Ford Edge, and it uses the same 3.7L V6 engine used in the Ford lineup. Although outwardly similar, the CX-9 and Mazda CX-7 do not share platforms. … Continua a leggere

BMW i8

  BMW i8 is a hybrid car with a combination of 3-cylinder diesel engine, turbocharger, plus an electric motor which is claimed  to produce 328 PS power. Another greatnessof this car is able to sprint from 0-100 km / h in 5 seconds and reaches a top speed of 248 km / h (in Germany, a top speed of cars … Continua a leggere

BMW i3

  BMW finally announced its second concept by the name of i3 following the release of the sporty i8. The i3 is purely an all-electric city car and is suited more for everyday driving rather than for high-speed driving. The i3 is a five-door hatchback vehicle that is around the same length as the Mini Cooper hatchback at 151.4 inches … Continua a leggere

Lancia Kappa Coupe – Lancia Kappa Sedan

  The station wagon version of the Kappa, designated “SW” by Lancia, was designed and built by the famous Pininfarina and did not differ from the saloon exterior dimensions – the focus was clearly on presentation rather than cargo space. The Coupé was designed and built by Maggiora and technically quite different from the saloon, having a shorter wheelbase (by … Continua a leggere

Lancia Kappa

  The Lancia Kappa is an executive car produced by Italian automaker Lancia. It replaced the Thema as Lancia’s flagship model in 1994 and was itself replaced by Lancia Thesis in 2001. It shared its platform with the Alfa Romeo 166 and was available as a saloon, estate or coupé. The Kappa was only available in left-hand drive, as Lancia … Continua a leggere

Ford Maya – Italdesign Maya

  Maya is a realistic prototype, thought for a little daily production, designed to keep industrial investment quite curbed. The line is typically  wedged and reminds prototypes like the Mangusta, Boomerang or Tapiro, but it is smoother and guarantees a 0,28 cx. Created for American market, the front has a soft-nose bumper, plastic and capable of being deformed material filled … Continua a leggere

Porsche Tapiro – Italdesign Tapiro

  The Porsche Tapiro was designed in 1970 by Giorgetto Giugiaro of Ital Design. It was Giugiaro’s 4th prototype at Ital and one of his favourite at the time. It was based on the Porsche 914/6 platform and featured a mid mounted 2.4 litre flat 6 cylinder Porsche engine, giving 220 bhp and 7200 rpm. There car had gullwing doors … Continua a leggere

Toyota GT 86

  Despite the long wait, we still have to give the new GT 86 the prize for the most beautiful sports car of the year. Not only is it a sports car, but it also combines elegance with beauty and aggressiveness. Those that fell in love with the design of the concept will rejoice in the fact that not much … Continua a leggere