Tag Archives: Concept Cars

Pininfarina-styled HK GT concept debuts at Geneva auto show

Chinese electric car startup Hybrid Kinetic has unveiled a new concept car at a major auto show for the fourth time in less than two years. The latest study is the HK GT, described as an electric grand tourer powered by an extended-range electric powertrain. It made its debut on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, where it stunned audiences...

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2019 Supra: Toyota promises low-slung fun, life lessons learned

The next Toyota Supra will revive its signature inline-6 engine because the car's fans demand it. Even so, it'll have a lower center of gravity than the flat-4-powered Toyota 86, promised Tetsuya Tada, Toyota's global chief engineer. Speaking with a translator, Tada said Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show that the new...

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Volkswagen ID Vizzion electric sedan unveiled at Geneva auto show

Volkswagen used this week's 2018 Geneva International Motor Show to unveil the ID Vizzion concept, a large electric sedan that is more or less a replacement for the Phateon that ended production two years ago. The ID Vizzion will go into production by 2022, Volkswagen said, and is intended to show that even in a future in which cars may be all-electric and...

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Hyundai Le Fil Rouge concept is the shape of things to come

Anyone remember Hyundai's "fluidic sculpture" design language? It's over. Starting at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, the South Korean brand is launching a new style that focuses on "sensuous sportiness" and the Le Fil Rouge Concept is its pioneer. The sleek sedan features a low nose, a long hood, and a fastback design. The rear doors blend into...

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Imagine wagon: Subaru Viziv Tourer concept shows at Geneva

It wouldn't be an auto show if Subaru didn't bring a lusty concept to the floor. On Tuesday, the automaker unveiled the Subaru Viziv Tourer Concept as a preview for future long-roof designs. The Viziv Tourer is slightly more compact from head to toe than the current Subaru Outback, although the concept is almost three inches wider and nearly a foot lower...

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Concept previews BMW M8 Gran Coupe coming in 2019

BMW has given us our best look yet at its new 8-Series with the reveal of the M8 Gran Coupe concept on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. The concept specifically previews a future M8 Gran Coupe, but its styling reflects traits of all 8-Series variants. The new 8-Series will arrive as a coupe but will eventually span convertible and sedan...

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Aston Martin to make Lagonda a premium EV brand

Behold the Lagonda Vision concept by Aston Martin. Unveiled on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, the concept signals Aston Martin's intention to resurrect historic British marque Lagonda as a standalone brand for electric cars in the ultra-luxury segment. It also previews the design language that will characterize models from Lagonda, the...

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Aston Martin to make Lagonda a premium EV brand

Behold the Lagonda Vision concept by Aston Martin. Unveiled on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, the concept signals Aston Martin's intention to resurrect historic British marque Lagonda as a standalone brand for electric cars in the ultra-luxury segment. It also previews the design language that will characterize models from Lagonda, the...

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Porsche rolls out Mission E Cross Turismo concept in Geneva

Porsche has given us an indication of a potential second body style for its electric car arriving in 2019. At the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show on Tuesday, Porsche rolled out the Mission E Cross Turismo concept and said the show car had good prospects for making it into production. The Mission E Cross Turismo is essentially 2015's Mission E concept...

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Volkswagen ID Vizzion electric sedan unveiled at Geneva auto show

Media days at the Geneva auto show start Tuesday morning, but the Volkswagen Group event Monday evening had its own news. The company unveiled a concept car, the Volkswagen ID Vizzion large all-electric sedan, that is more or less a replacement for the Phateon that ended production two years ago. The ID Vizzion will go into production by 2022, Volkswagen...

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