The 2013 Geneva International Motor Show - Own For over 100yrs, the Geneva International Motor Show has been a place for manufacturers to drop their newest and greatest creations. This year, the show was a little crazy, with everything from hybrids that top 900hp, to 200mph sedans, to a car that steers with its rear tires. Because 10 isn't a prime number, here are 11 of the absolute best the show had to offer: Pininfarina Sergio To commemorate the 2012 passing of their patriarch, Italian design firm Pininfarina just dropped the eponymous Sergio, in which they chopped a perfectly fine Ferrari 458 Italia (which they designed), and turned it into... this. Read the full story...
2005 Jeep Hurricane_Concept Pictures, Specifications, and Information Show-stopping concepts and extreme expressions of the Chrysler Group brands aren"t new: Dodge had its Tomahawk and Chrysler, the ME Four-Twelve. But when the Jeep® Hurricane blew onto the 2005 North American International Auto Show stage, it raised the bar for the Jeep brand. "Jeep Hurricane is simply the most maneuverable, most capable and most powerful 4x4 ever built," said Trevor Creed, Senior Vice President - Chrysler Group Design.
Insane LEGO Replica of World's Most Expensive Car - Working 7 Speed Transmission! « How-To News Sheepo HL's LEGO replica of the Bugatti Veyron is more than just a perfect facsimile, it also runs! It has a fully functional seven-speed gearbox, retracting spoiler, independent suspension, and more. DO NOT miss the videos below. Amazing.
Top 25 Craziest Beards Ever Beards…those legendary staples of manliness. Just think of Abraham Lincoln, John Lennon, and Ernest Hemingway. Men among boys many would say. Now of course, their exploits in the worlds of politics, music, and literature certainly had a lot to do with their fame and fortune, but how far do you think they would have gotten without the hair under their face? Okay, so maybe they still would have gone pretty far, but the points is that if you want to be like them, it wouldn’t hurt to have some memorable facial hair. Therefore, as a source of inspiration we bring you the top 25 craziest beards ever.
Pininfarina Sergio - Own For decades, Pininfarina's been designing some of the most exotic car shapes in the world for carmakers like Ferrari, Maserati, Cadillac, and Alfa Romeo; to commemorate the 2012 passing of their patriarch, they've just dropped the eponymous Sergio, in which they chopped a perfectly fine Ferrari 458 Italia (which they designed), and turned it into... this: Italians have a rep for being a passionate people, so it should come as no surprise that they describe the car as being a 1960s throwback that has a "bulging and sensual" front that's "penetrating into a rear that is projected forward"; the pieces that serve a specific aerodynamic purpose are left black, while the rest -- the fenders and doors, etc. -- are painted red, which probably bugs the crap outta Mick Jagger. Because this was based on a 458, it's got a perfectly normal, albeit tweaked interior... ... but like any good Italian throwback, it's got a couple of wild swingers on each side.
Ultra-Luxurious Concept Yacht Comes with a Custom Supercar (Photos) If you can find a way to not spend any money and live to the age of 150, you stand a decent chance of one day being able to afford the Strand Craft 122, the incredibly luxurious and mouth-watering concept yacht that comes with a custom supercar. But if not, chances are you’ll enjoy these renderings anyway, especially since they’re slated to become reality: Designer Eduard Gray has announced that the 122 will be built in the near future. SLIDESHOW: Futuristic Airbus Plane Has Transparent Cabin and More The 122, to be built by the Ned Ship Group, measures 38 meters (125 feet) from bow to stern, features a Rolls-Royce engine, pumps out 14,000hp and hits a top speed of 55 knots (about 63mph). And then there’s the interior: four large staterooms, reception and salon areas, crew cabins, 52″ LED televisions and Bang & Olufson sound systems in every room. Of course, the Strand Craft 122 would fall short of the ultimate luxury standard if it didn’t come with a custom-made supercar.
Car that runs on wine and cheese showcased at eco-rally Imagine pulling up to a gas station, and rather than being offered the usual choice between regular or premium unleaded, the gas pump instead read "Chardonnay" or "Pinot Noir." Not for you, of course, but for your car! Well, if one new experimental car, called the Lotus Exige 270E Tri-Fuel, ever catches on, this scenario may not be so far-fetched.
2011 Wheelsandmore Mercedes-Benz SLR 707 Edition Pictures, Wallpapers - Boldride.com Once again the leading luxury tuning company draws on plentiful resources and refines a super sports car on costumer´s option in an impressive manner. Already known for spectacular modifications on all AMG Mercedes models, Wheelsandmore didn´t even stop at the extremely rare MC Laren collaboration model. Although both manufacturers are going their separate ways since then, the SLR is already an absolutely classic, though technically antiquated.
Audi Urban Concept says less is more Is less really more? I guess that is what the Audi Urban Concept believes in, although the vehicle does seem to hail from a future past – sporting design cues of the first generation of vehicles, although you can be sure that the whole thing is nothing but pure 21st century goodness. This open-wheeler will tip the scales at 454 kgs (that is 1,000 pounds for those who aren’t on the metric system), seating only two – which is a disappointment, since surely not only your partner would love to get into this ride, but the rest of your mates as well. 2009 Mansory Cyrus - Car Models, News, Pictures, Price and Specification 2009 Mansory Cyrus Mansory has release the Cyrus package based on the Aston Martin DBS or the Aston Martin DB9. A coilover suspension provides the best road holding and emphasises the striking rims in XXL. The refinement is perfected by an exclusive interior programme.
10 World's Most Expensive Cars of 2012 Every guy has a lot of fantasies throughout his life. But, it’s almost a universal fact that one of them is always a CAR. Everyone loves cars and wants to get the best ones for themselves in their given budget. Only some of the billions want a normal family car, rests are definitely like me. The LUXURY followers. Pagani Huayra Pagani Huayra There’s a new Pagani on the road, ladies and gentlemen. The new Pagani Huayra has been officially revealed to the world, although few of us may ever see it in the flesh. The Huayra is the newest flagship of this boutique Italian sports car manufacturer, a name that will replace the equally-fun-to-say Zonda. Like its predecessor, the Pagani Huayra will be a rare bird in the world of super cars, as Pagani is expected to produce less than 40 Huayras within the first year of its production. The Pagani Huayra continues this marque’s tradition of serious-yet-smart muscle, aerodynamics without compromise and styling that borders on the eccentric.
GM Opens a New Window on Entertainment Anyone who’s driven through a god-forsaken wasteland like, say, west Texas with young children has glimpsed a corner of hell. The road is long and the scenery boring, a combination that can have your kids pushing you to the limits of sanity. General Motors wants to help you out with that. The automaker asked the dreamers and designers at Future Lab at Israel’s Bezalel Academy of Art and Design to develop a futuristic suite of apps that effectively turn car windows into a tablet.
Morgan 3 Wheeler Design Art Cartoons Cars About Follow RSS Advertise Search Morgan 3 Wheeler - /by @42concepts . Written by Thomas Baekdal | Friday, September 23, 2011