London Motor Show
opens up on July 22nd and with it, comes a new concept from
, the Open Study Model or OSM. The lightweight, two-seater, open-air
is another design study by Honda that attempts to blend performance and sustainable motoring into a comprehensive package. Designed by Honda's R&D center in Offenbach, Germany, the OSM is a vehicle in the same environmentally friendly vein as the
unveiled in Tokyo last year, considered to be a low emissions alternative to the traditional sports coupe.
slated to be released sometime next year
, but Honda insists that the OSM is strictly a design study and is not confirmed for production. However, as OSM (read: awesome) as it may be, it's not the next
, according to Honda spokesperson Steve Kirk.
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