While I’ve long admired the marketing, advertising and branding of MINI, I’ve never been a big fan of their automotive design. This gorgeous open top two-seater is probably the first MINI body design I’ve ever really liked, but unfortunately it’s an exclusive one-off design. Read more
A unique year produces a unique and visionary car. Created as a stunning celebration of Aston Martins century of sports car excellence, the CC100 is a concept car reflecting the sporting heritage and exceptional design capability woven throughout 100 years of Aston Martin history. Read more
We have been teased with the Bugatti 16 C Galibier sedan for over 2 years now, anxiously anticipating what is said to be the world’s most powerful four door luxury sedan. Read more
It’s Mean. It’s Green. And it’s modeled on one of the original die-cast Hot Wheels from 1968. Read more
After more than 3 years of collaboration with Citroën on the development of architectural projects, Ora-ïto turned to the manufacturer to develop his first artistic project. The iconoclastic artist wasn’t dreaming about another concept car but a genetic transformation. An unusual creation reuniting more than 400 years of history, a reflection on the evolution of the mobility and the legendary know-how of Citroën. Read more
The Lexus Hybrid Bicycle is a design concept from the automotive brand with an electric eight-speed transmission and lightweight carbon fibre construction. Read more
above: The Mirage, design proposed by David Seesing.
I noticed a story on a student design project for Bentley at the UK’s Royal College of Art called the Aero-Ace in the always fabulous Wallpaper magazine. Definitely worth sharing, and adding to as well. The text and images below are from their January, 2010 issue, plus I’ve added some video and additional images and sketches from the artists. Read more