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Car concepts from allover the world

Nissan Signs Actor Margot Robbie As its First Electric Vehicle Ambassador

Actor Margot Robbie has been revealed as the new electric vehicle (EV) ambassador of Nissan by racing the carmaker’s radical all-electric BladeGlider sports car around the world-famous Monaco Grand Prix circuit, at midnight.

The prototype 190km/h Nissan BladeGlider, which hits 100km/h in less than five seconds, challenges the conventional thinking of what an all-electric sports car could look like in the future. Showcasing all the fun and excitement of pure electric vehicles, the prototype is part of Nissan’s Intelligent Mobility vision of how cars should be driven, powered and integrated into society.

Nissan signs actor Margot Robbie as its first electric vehicle ambassador
Nissan signs actor Margot Robbie as its first electric vehicle ambassador

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BMW at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017 in Las Vegas

BMW is shaping the future of mobility and the way we experience it through ongoing development projects and technically revolutionary innovations in automated driving, intelligent connectivity and interior design. At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017, taking place in Las Vegas on 5 – 8 January 2017, the German premium car maker will present a wide range of new products and services which are set to headline this radical change in the very near future.

It will also be revealing a vision of an interior whose architecture and user interface are extensively adapted for fully automated driving on board a vehicle that is seamlessly integrated into the driver’s digital life. The innovations BMW is presenting at the CES show in design, technology and functionality emphasize the company’s leading role over many years – through its ConnectedDrive program  – in the field of connected driving.

BMW’s pioneering advances in the areas of automated driving, intelligent connectivity and control and display systems are closely interconnected. The company offers highly innovative systems and technologies in all these areas. Examples include the driver assistance systems available for the brand’s current model range, the BMW Connected digital mobility companion and intuitive and flexible control and display systems such as the Head-Up Display, BMW iDrive, voice control and BMW gesture control. Such technologies provide an ideal platform for innovations aimed at delivering a futuristic mobility experience defined by hallmark BMW characteristics.

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Shaping the future

The new Volvo Concept Coupe merges contemporary Swedish lifestyle and design with iconic elements from Volvo’s 1960s era. It reveals how Volvo could shape its cars from now on.

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Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing unveil radical AM-RB 001 hypercar in the Middle East

Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing have unveiled the groundbreaking hypercar AM-RB 001 for the first time in the Middle East. Fittingly making its debut on the eve of the 2016 Formula 1 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, AM-RB 001 was presented during a private reception hosted by Aston Martin CEO Dr. Andy Palmer and Red Bull Racing Driver Max Verstappen.

Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing unveil radical AM-RB 001 hypercar

The event was held at Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, ahead of Aston Martin’s new showroom opening scheduled for early 2017.

The product of a unique Innovation Partnership between the British luxury marque and eminent F1TM team, AM-RB 001 combines the vision and skills of two world-leading brands to create a road car the like of which has never been seen before.

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‘Flying water taxis’ are coming to Paris soon

London may have lost out to Paris in the race to become the first city in the world to be served by high-tech and environmentally-friendly “flying” river taxis.

The futuristic egg-shaped river shuttles, the creation of French yachtsman Alain Thébault and Swedish windsurfer Anders Bringdal, are due to be tried out in the French capital next spring at the request of the environmentally conscious city hall.

‘Flying water taxis’ are coming to Paris soon

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30 Concept Cars that Never Saw the Light of Day

These are the weirdest and most atrocious cars I have ever seen. Unfortunately, none of them ever appeared for retail, and now we should wonder what might have been. As an old time car-lover, I only wish I could get the chance to race these curious beauties! So here are my 30 most remarkable cars that  never saw the light of day, starting way back from the ’30s golden age of car design all the way to the present day.

1. Dymaxion – 1933

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Ferrari F80 Concept With Looks That are Nothing Short of Ferocious

With car concepts constantly being released from major marques, it is unlikely for one created as a college project to raise any eyebrows—unless it is for the next generation of Ferrari with looks that are nothing short of ferocious. In 2014, Adriano Raeli did just that, and his renderings continue to go viral across the Internet. As such, Raeli thought it was due time to pull the curtain back on his Ferrari F80 Supercar.

Ferrari F80 Concept

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