Italdesign Quaranta Hybrid Concept

  As you can read in the title Quaranta comes with a hybrid under the hood, that was developed by Toyota in cooperation with Honda. It’s based on Lexus’s RX400h Hybrid crossover, has a 3.3L V6 engine that develops 268 bhp, 288 Nm of torque and should do 0 to 100 km/h in just about 4 seconds. Quaranta is using … Continua a leggere

Chevrolet Aveo RS

  The 2010 North American International Auto Show in Detroit next week will host the world premiere of the Chevrolet Aveo RS Concept car handing us our first look at the next-generation Aveo that will be sold on both sides of the pond competing with superminis like the Ford Fiesta and Toyota Yaris. Longer, wider and more spacious than the … Continua a leggere

Honda FC Sport Concept

  Honda surprised the motoring world with the release of the radical and futuristic Honda FC Sport, a three-seat Hydrogen-powered design study that hints at the future of Honda sports cars to come. Using the Honda V Flow fuel cell setup already found in the Honda FCX Clarity, the FC Sport is the supercar to the FCX’s stately sedan. The … Continua a leggere

Rolls Royce Ghost

Rolls-Royce has announced at the Shanghai auto show that its new Bentley Continental–fighting sedan, which was previewed by the 200EX concept at the 2009 Geneva auto show and has been known only as the RR4, will be called the Ghost. Production will commence later this year at the company’s Goodwood plant in the U.K., and European deliveries will begin shortly … Continua a leggere

Aston Martin Cygnet

Aston Martin has developed a new luxury commuter concept; the ‘Cygnet’ which will offer customers a distinctive, intelligent and exclusive solution for urban travel in style and luxury. The concept will offer Aston Martin trademark design in a commuter car package based on the critically acclaimed Toyota iQ with a Euro NCAP 5-star safety package. The ‘Cygnet’ concept represents a … Continua a leggere

Lexus LFA

It seems like the Lexus LFA has been around forever. In reality, the first concept version was unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show in 2005, but that’s a long time in the automotive world. Additional concepts followed in 2007 and 2008, and the on-off rumors of a production version haven’t help. Nevertheless, the production version of the LFA is finally … Continua a leggere

Mitsubishi Concept-RA

Mitsubishi unveil the Mitsubishi Concept-RA as an all-wheel-drive sports coupe concept car powered by a 2.2 litre, 4-cylinder turbo-diesel generating 201 horsepower. The Concept-RA could pave the way for the next Mitsubishi Eclipse, which is probably part of the reasoning behind making the car look like a tuner’s dream. But aside from looking like an extra from a Fast and … Continua a leggere

Chevrolet Spark

GM had originally intended to introduce the Spark at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit last month but internal issues at the company derailed those plans, so Chevrolet is going to have a second go at it by introducing the new model at the Geneva Motor Show in March. Inspiration for the Spark’s bold design comes from the … Continua a leggere

Mazda MX-5 Superlight concept

Mazda will display a concept version of the MX-5 Superlight at the IAA Frankfurt Motor Show that combines eco-consciousness with enhanced performance. Mazda isn’t pretending we’ll get to see the MX-5 Superlight on the road any time soon – they say this is “a pure show car” and you probably noticed in it doesn’t have a windshield – but some … Continua a leggere