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    Geneva: IED Torino students dream up the PassoCorto for Hyundai

    Every year the students at the Istituto Europeo di Design (IED) in Turin work up something new to unveil at the Geneva Motor Show. It's usually a concept for an Italian automaker (like the Alfa Romeo Gloria, the Cisitalia 202 E or the Abarth ScorpION) or at least something European (like the ...

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    Official: IED PassoCorto concept is a student-designed Hyundai we can get behind

    Sometimes the best ideas come from fresh eyes, and a group of design students from Istituto Europeo di Design – better known as IED – are out to prove that sentiment with this striking Hyundai PassoCorto concept. This two-seat thesis project of the Master of Arts in Transportation ...

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    Official: Alfa Romeo and IED ready Gloria concept for Geneva

    It just wouldn't be right for the Geneva Motor Show not to be stocked with exotic concept cars, so this new one from Alfa Romeo and design studio IED should fit right in. Known as the Gloria Concept, the sleek four-door is the result of twenty Master in Transportation Design students at IED, with ...

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    Geneva: IED Torino students fail to impress with Cisitalia 202 E concept

    Obscure as it may have been (and remains still) to most motorheads on the western shores of the Atlantic, the original Cisitalia 202 was (and endures as) an icon in automotive design. It was fluid, harmonious, and looked as though it were carved by wind from a single bar of soap. The modern ...

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    IED Torino students revisit Cisitalia 202 with Geneva-bound concept

    Back in the mid-40s, Pininfarina designed a car for Cisitalia called (simply enough) the 202. The auto marque has long since died, but the 202 lives on as a hallmark of harmonious design. Now the students at the IED in Turin are paying homage with a new design study slated for unveiling at the ...

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    Geneva 2011: IED Scorp-Ion design study electrifies Abarth's future

    IED Abarth Scorp-Ion – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Every division in the sprawling Fiat empire had something new to unveil at the Geneva Motor Show this year. Starting at the top, Ferrari presented the new FF. Maserati had the GranCabrio Sport, Alfa Romeo wowed with the 4C ...

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    McLaren crosses over to the future with IED student concepts [w/video]

    IED McLaren Torok concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    A McLaren crossover? You can't be serious? Well, no more serious than Lamborghini or Porsche. Both of these have done sport-utes, and word has it that Maserati will be joining them soon. This project, however, comes a ...

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    European design students team up to dream up future Aston Martins [w/VIDEO]

    Aston Martin 2025 Libido: Amore e Psiche design study – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Were you impressed by the Aston Martin Volare design study? Then you should get a load of this: Turin's European Design Institute (known by its Italian initials IED) tasked its third-year ...

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    IED students imagine a pod-shaped BMW in 2015

    Click above image for more IED concepts in high-res While we certainly don't expect BMW to make such drastic design changes to its lineup within this decade, third-year students at the Turin-based IED (istituto Europeo di Design) were asked to interpret what the German automaker's automobiles would ...

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    Fiat may be planning Abarth-only models

    Ever since the Fiat 500 showed up in concept car form, there was inevitable talk of resurrecting the Abarth version for the sports-minded motorist. When we saw THAT concept, we offered up our first-born children. But there is some doubt that the U.S. will ever get these Fiats, let alone the Abarth ...

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    "Road rage" may be result of mental illness

    A recently-released study by the National Institute for Mental Health claims that five to seven percent of the population - perhaps up to 16 million Americans - suffers from Intermittent Explosive Disorder (IED), or what could be colloquially referred to as "road rage syndrome". Symptoms of IED ...


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