Acura Precision Concept was chosen as one of the featured models on the Concept Lawn at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance on Sunday, August 21. As we have told you, the vehicle is created at the Acura Design Studio in California as a dynamic and passionate expression of Acura's 'Precision Crafted Performance' project. The Concept itself offers a supercar-like stance, high-performance-oriented drivetrain system and overall body shape, neat p
Escala Concept features design & technical ideas of the future Cadillacs Cadillac Escala Concept is the third design study we’ll talk about today. It has been too shown at the annual Pebble Beach meeting. As the company has revealed previously, the new model is previewing the future design direction that Cadillac vehicle would take. In addition, it also exemplifies a technology-infused interior and a lot of craftsmanship inside and out
Pays tribute to the glorious motor racing past of the turbocharged car The next design study for today Mercedes steady rival, BMW. It has just revealed the 2002 Hommage concept with a new livery and dedicated to paying a tribute to the iconic turbocharged cars and motor racing victories. The design study is currently on display at the Concours d’Elegance in Pebble Beach. To get into the details, in 1973 was born a legend: the BMW 2002 t
The newest design study coupe has a range of over 500 km and power of 750 hp Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 is finally here! The design study shows the beautifully sculptured and ultra-stylish luxury-class coupe, which is somewhat reminiscent to the glorious aero coupes. But there is one big surprise about this concept: envisioned as a 2+2-seater and measuring 6 meters in length, the classically looking coupe is designed as… an electric car.
Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 is the name of the newest creation in the world of luxurious cars. After the first teaser image that Mercedes has released last week, it is now time for a second one, ahead of the forthcoming premiere of the vehicle on 18th August in Pebble Beach. It seems that the mysterious coupe is only in a concept variant, but what has surprised us really is that the “6” behind the name stands for “6 meters long”. The first i
Car from Initial D manga comics is the inspiration for the GT86 concept If you are into manga, then you have probably heard of the Initial D: cult Japanese comics, where the young hero, Takumi Fujiwara, drove a modified AE86. He honed his driving skills on mountain roads as delivery driver for his father’s tofu shop. As you can expect, the car immediately became a star, influencing the emerging drifting scene and inspiring a live action mo
Or why it might be a strikingly bad idea In ten years one million electric cars are expected to be rolling on the roads of America. There is a lot of money going on here, and billions have been invested in subsidizing the production of the EVs and all of the components they use. And we are all familiar with the benefits electric cars offer, but what we aren’t exposed to is the disadvantages of owing an electric car.To be more specific, what the long term problems might be. First, the c
The supercar is driven by world’s first all-electric four-motor SH-AWD drivetrain Tetsuya Yamano will again be featured in Acura’s team for Pikes Peak, but this year he will be sitting behind the steering wheel of an NSX EV Concept (he is currently making extensive tests). He is going to be competing in the Electric Modified Class, raising the bars high. Last year he was first in the Challenge Exhibition class with a time of 10:23.829 in an