Designing car renderings is already a pretty laborious endeavor in itself, but when the car you’re designing happens to be one of the most iconic of any kind in history, the standards are, shall we say, a little higher.

Independent designer, David Cordoso, knows all of this and yet didn’t shy away from designing a proposal for the next-generation Volkswagen Beetle, which VW is set to release sometime in the near future.

According to Cordoso, his Beetle design is a fully-electric, emissions-free vehicle that is in-line with the latest development plans of Volkswagen. As far as the design itself is concerned, it’s a fresh interpretation of its predecessor and something that we’ve actually taken a liking to. On the other hand, the car’s headlights are a little too small for our taste, which pretty much defeats the purpose of it being called a ’Beetle’.

That’s our two cents. What are yours?

Photo credit: David Cordoso

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Source: Carscoop

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4 comments:

  (367) posted on 05.19.2010

Shuttered for 30 years! He is either in hiding or he was dealing with some shady types and is dead. Something about his grin says do not trust me.

  (380) posted on 05.19.2010

Really looks more sportier than the previous beetle, I think this will achieve success in the market because its look so appealing and also unique.

  (347) posted on 05.18.2010

The new beetle looks more futuristic and cute.

  (504) posted on 05.17.2010

Oh isn’t that the beetle project has already ended? So why making a remake? Are they up to something?

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