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What Were They Thinking? Original X5 Designer Roasts The New BMW XM

What Were They Thinking? Original X5 Designer Roasts The New BMW XM

Frank Stephenson breaks down the styling of the polarising XM and why they got it so wrong. However, he does have a few theories as to why BMW might be doing it

Who better to critique the styling of the polarising BMW XM than the designer of the original BMW X5, Frank Stephenson. Now Frank has featured some truly unique cars on his channel, but with the XM, he really took his time and waited for the dust to settle to finally give his opinion.

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Lexus And JAOS Corporation Create Off Road LX For 2022 Tokyo Auto Salon

Lexus And JAOS Corporation Create Off Road LX For 2022 Tokyo Auto Salon

It will offer new CFRP parts and a new set of wheels

When Lexus launched the new LX luxury SUV everyone was impressed by how good it looks and how luxurious the interior is. However, we have to admit the LX does not exactly excel when it comes to its off-road capabilities. For example, the U.S. will only get the F Sport model that will come equipped with only one rear Torsen limited-slip differential.

The Japanese market is a lot luckier: it will also get an LX Offroad trim equipped with three locking differentials. For the 2022 Tokyo Auto Salon, Lexus tries to see how far these off-road capabilities of the LX can be improved and it came up with a one-off edition developed in cooperation with JAOS Corporation.

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A Custom Nissan Z Prototype That's Even More Retro-Inspired Than The Production Model

A Custom Nissan Z Prototype That’s Even More Retro-Inspired Than The Production Model

A Mysterious Custom Nissan Fairlady Z Proto arrives at the 2022 Tokyo Auto Show. It harkens back to a special performance version of the 240Z

The 2022 Tokyo Auto Show, which started January 14, 2022, unveils some of the latest products from Japanese carmakers for the Japanese domestic market (JDM) and Nissan brings a few interesting cars, along for the weekend. Among them are three versions of the Nissan Z, called the Fairlady Z, in Japan, just like its predecessors. One of them is a custom version of the Nissan Z Proto, which takes the Z’s retro-futuristic design and makes it even more retro-tastic.

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The GR GT3 Concept Is What The Toyota Supra Should've Been

The GR GT3 Concept Is What The Toyota Supra Should’ve Been

No BMW involvement here, this is all purely Toyota’s job

Apart from announcing the totally hardcore GRMN Yaris, Toyota Gazoo Racing pulled out all the stops and unveiled the GR GT3 Concept at the 2022 Tokyo Auto Salon. It’s also one of the most striking concepts that the Japanese automaker has unveiled in recent years.

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The Subaru STI E-RA Concept Is A 1,073-HP EV That's Meant To Break Lap Records

The Subaru STI E-RA Concept Is A 1,073-HP EV That’s Meant To Break Lap Records

Here’s to hoping it also becomes a production hypercar

Subaru’s STI division has unveiled the STI E-RA Concept, an electric (EV) supercar that was designed with a single purpose in mind—to break lap records. And its name indeed says it all because E-RA actually stands for Electric Record Attempt.

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The Mitsubishi Vision Ralliart Concept Is Not The Evo Revival We Hoped For

The Mitsubishi Vision Ralliart Concept Is Not The Evo Revival We Hoped For

Oh come on! Don’t we have enough crossovers already?

Prepare to be disappointed yet again with Mitsubishi’s latest concept car which will make its public debut at the 2022 Tokyo Auto Salon. Just a few weeks after teasing its upcoming high-performance future Ralliart vehicle, the Japanese automaker has pulled the wraps off yet another future crossover SUV concept.

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PininFarina-Designed TOGG Transition Concept Smart Device Revealed at CES 2022

PininFarina-Designed TOGG Transition Concept Smart Device Revealed at CES 2022

The Turkish EV startup showed off a swanky new concept car in Las Vegas

TOGG is a Turkish EV startup, who are making their American debut at CES 2022, with a sleek new concept car; ’Transition Concept Smart Device.’ Yes, you heard that right, DEVICE! As the brand perceives itself as a technology company rather than a traditional automaker, one couldn’t ask for a better venue than the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

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This BMW iX Uses E-Ink From Your eReader To Change From Black Or White

This BMW iX Uses E-Ink From Your eReader To Change From Black Or White

But it still won’t change the car’s buck tooth grille

What happens when an automaker takes the E-Ink from an eReader and uses it as a wrap that shifts from black to white and vice versa? You get the BMW iX Flow, of course.

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This Porsche 911 E Rendering Is A Subtle Nod To The Classic 935

This Porsche 911 E Rendering Is A Subtle Nod To The Classic 935

Could This 935-inspired rendering foreshadow the EV equivalent of the Porshe 911?

We can all agree that 911 is the definitive Porsche model. It’s the car you think about when you hear Porsche. But in times where everyone is heading towards electrification, one has to ask, what the future of the Porsche 911 is. A rendering done by Sandor Boldog gives us a good idea of what might be the future EV equivalent of the Porsche 911.

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Cadillac Reveals InnerSpace Autonomous Concept at CES 2022

Cadillac Reveals InnerSpace Autonomous Concept at CES 2022

This sleek self-driving concept car is nothing short of an otherworldly spaceship on wheels, offering up a cosseting experience that will whizz you to your destination in absolute luxury

While the 2024 Chevrolet Silverado EV was by far the showstopper at GM’s CES virtual Press conference this year, the auto giant’s luxury arm Cadillac had something just as spectacular to showcase.

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2022 Sony Vision S-02

2022 Sony Vision S-02

This second EV Concept in two years is proof that the Japanese Tech Giant is serious about getting into the mobility business

Here’s a first look at the all-electric Sony Vision S-02 concept which the Japanese Tech Giant unveiled at CES 2022. It comes as a follow-up by Sony Mobility Inc. to the stunning Vision S Concept sedan we saw two years ago at CES as well.

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The Mercedes-Benz Vision EQXX Concept Breaks Cover With a 620-Mile Range!

The Mercedes-Benz Vision EQXX Concept Breaks Cover With a 620-Mile Range!

The Vision EQXX boasts of a drag coefficient rating of 0.17 which helps it attain a range of over 620 miles!

Mercedes has been mighty active when it comes to electrification. Back in September 2021, the automaker revealed five new vehicles in one auto show – the EQE sedan, the EQB crossover, the EQG Concept, the Maybach EQS SUV, and the AMG EQS. That hasn’t stopped the automaker. Fast forward to the present day, the German automaker has unveiled the Vision EQXX Concept, a vehicle it teased back in July last year. The highlight of the car is the range – 620 miles or 1,000 kilometers. Does it have your attention now?

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Mercedes-Benz Vision EQXX Will Debut On January 3rd, 2022

Mercedes-Benz Vision EQXX Will Debut On January 3rd, 2022

Mercedes will showcase its future with the Vision EQXX as we turn the calendar to 2022.

Mercedes-Benz teased the Vision EQXX concept car for the first time back in October 2020 during its strategy update presentation. But, because Mercedes had big expectations from this concept car, the actual development took longer than expected.

Now, the Vision EQXX is finally ready for its official presentation and we will have a first look on it on Monday 3 January 2022 at 6.00 pm (CET) during a digital world premiere. After that, the concept will be presented at the 2022 CES from 5 to 8 January 2022.

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Cadillac NART Zagato Is The Italian Cadillac You Did Not Know About

Cadillac NART Zagato Is The Italian Cadillac You Did Not Know About

The 1970 Cadillac NART Zagato Is a One-Off Epic Mix Of American Power And Italian Passion

When talking about 1970s American cars, you probably think of performance-choked V-8 engines that were a shadow of their former selves, from the Muscle car era. You probably don’t think of coach-built Cadillacs with an Italian connection, but the 1970 Cadillac NART Zagato is exactly that and this is what we know about it.

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Audi's Innovative Quick Charging Hub: Chill In A Swanky Lounge Or Test Drive an E-Tron

Audi’s Innovative Quick Charging Hub: Chill In A Swanky Lounge Or Test Drive an E-Tron

This is a pilot project that Audi is running in the German city of Nuremberg and is infact open to EV owners from any brand

Audi recently unveiled its very own charging lounge concept. It is currently opening the first of them to the public at a very visible location, i.e at the Nuremberg Exhibition Center in Germany.

Audi is testing this new charging model in action for the first time with this pilot location. The fast-charging station features reservable high-power charging bays, along with a lounge area with a vending machine that will serve customers as they put some juice back into their EVs.

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Fordzilla P1 Concept Transformed Into The Ultimate Racing Simulator

Fordzilla P1 Concept Transformed Into The Ultimate Racing Simulator

It offers the best racing experience out there

Do you remember the Fordzilla P1 - a virtual race car developed by Ford in cooperation with the world of video games? It was first announced back in 2020 and then, at 2021 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Ford actually came with a full-scale model of it.

Now, the car has been once again displayed, this time at the Gamergy 21 event in Madrid, Spain with impressive new streaming capabilities. In another words, it was transformed into the ultimate racing simulator.

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This Obscure Ford Avanti Might Be The Weirdest Christmas Gift Ever

This Obscure Ford Avanti Might Be The Weirdest Christmas Gift Ever

This rare 2005 Ford Avanti is a weird attempt of resurrecting one of the fastests Americna cars of the 1960s. And now, it could be yours

At the time of writing this article, 2021 is almost over and we are all thinking about awesome gifts, whether it’s for ourselves or for our close ones. With this in mind, a strange vehicle has recently come up for sale on eBay – a 2004 Ford Avanti.

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This Lexus Electric Supercar Will Carry Forward The LFA's Legacy

This Lexus Electric Supercar Will Carry Forward The LFA’s Legacy

Lexus unveiled a performance EV concept and confirmed it will be LFA’s spiritual successor

Toyota recently announced an $18-billion investment towards electrification that showed the automaker’s commitment to the future. This even includes Lexus, which will be completely electrified by the end of this decade. A myriad of Toyota and Lexus concepts were also revealed – 16 to be precise – but there was one that caught our attention the most. This was the ‘Lexus Electrified Sport’, an electric supercar that could carry forward the legacy of the iconic LFA.

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Alfa Romeo X Bertone Montreal

Alfa Romeo X Bertone Montreal

The Alfa Romeo X Bertone is a bold concept, by an independent designer that shows an Alfa Romeo supercar needs to happen

Having a plethora of pixel artists that showcase their visions of future cars is tremendous. This is especially true for classic cars that need to have a modern-day successor. The 1970-1977 Alfa Romeo Montreal is one of those cars and recently, the YouTube channel, NewCarDesign has given us a rendering of what a new model could look like.

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This Hydrogen-Powered Toyota GR Yaris Is Proof That Combustion Engines Can Be Eco-Friendly

This Hydrogen-Powered Toyota GR Yaris Is Proof That Combustion Engines Can Be Eco-Friendly

Because in order to solve climate change, we shouldn’t rely solely on electric vehicles

Electric vehicles (EVs) seem to be the key to solving our climate crisis, or is it? Toyota’s hydrogen combustion engine that powered this GR Yaris is proof that the answer to the global climate crisis can and should be a multi-solution approach.

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2021 Project Maybach Is Virgil Abloh's Last Collaboration With Mercedes

2021 Project Maybach Is Virgil Abloh’s Last Collaboration With Mercedes

It can be admired for two days at the Rubell Museum

For those of you out there with a passion for fashion, Virgil Abloh (1980-2021) needs no presentation. Among others, he was the artistic director of Louis Vuitton’s menswear collection beginning 2018 and showed great interest in art and music too. For car enthusiasts, his name may sound familiar thanks to the special Mercedes-Benz G-Class designed in cooperation with Mercedes’ Chief Design Officer, Gorden Wagener and unveiled in 2020.

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Here's What the Cybertruck Would Look Like if BMW Owned Tesla

Here’s What the Cybertruck Would Look Like if BMW Owned Tesla

What happens when you put a BMW grille on the Cybertruck?

Have you ever wondered what the Cybertruck is really missing? The answer is not a futuristic look - we can tell you that for sure! What the truck is really missing is a grille! Of course it doesn’t need one since we are talking about an electric vehicle, but Superrenderscars came with the perfect solution.

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Behold The WayRay Holograktor - The Potential Future of Ride Hailing

Behold The WayRay Holograktor - The Potential Future of Ride Hailing

A Concept for now, this is unlike any other EV seen before and will offer autonomous transportation while you’re immersed in Metaverse

WayRay is a Swiss deep-tech startup, has introduced the Battery Electric Holograktor, which is the world’s first car with a holographic display that can superimpose items at any distance around the vehicle.

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