Skip to main content

Design/Style

  • 0
    Beijing: Mercedes-Benz Concept Coupe SUV blurs lines in Beijing
    1398018600

    With apologies to Robin Thicke (and to anyone offended by his unarguably catchy hit song), but Mercedes-Benz has just shown that BMW isn't the only automaker that knows how to blur the lines between seemingly unrelated market niches to create something new entirely. The subject today is the ...

  • 0
    Beijing: Lincoln MKX Concept goes for the gold in Beijing
    1398014400

    We've now seen the Lincoln MKX Concept in the metal, and we've shot it with the lenses of our own DSLR cameras. And we have to say, our opinion of the concept's design language has improved over our initial reaction. Yes, it's clear that this MKX shares its underpinnings with those of the Ford ...

  • 0
    Video: Possible MKX concept teased as Lincoln confirms China expansion
    1397761320

    We've been speculating for years about the future of Lincoln. Some thought that Ford needed to kill the division like it did Mercury, while others saw the sales possibility in a brand with so much history. Ford has finally made a decision, and it wasn't what many people were expecting. Lincoln is ...

  • 0
    New York: 2015 Volvo Inscription models get classy with an upgraded leather interior
    1397759940

    If Volvo's recent spate of cool-looking concepts is any indication, the Swedish brand has some great new styling on the way. But it takes time for new vehicles to come to market. In the meantime, Volvo is livening up some of its interiors with an updated Inscription Package on the 2015 XC60 ...

  • 0
    Official: 2015 Honda HR-V looks fit for the urban jungle
    1397750400

    Honda has been teasing us with the looks of its Fit-based compact crossover for months. Now the production version, dubbed the HR-V in the US, has finally been unveiled – in photographic form, at any rate – at the 2014 New York Auto Show. The CUV will slot into the brand's range this ...

  • 0
    Report: Saleen hints at tuning Tesla Model S
    1397568480

    Saleen has been dropping breadcrumbs about its plans to develop a modified version of the Tesla Model S for a while now, and has finally released the first renderings that show off its changes to the electric sedan. The four renderings indicate a comprehensive makeover for Saleen's Tesla. The ...

  • 0
    Official: 2015 Nissan Murano gets edgier, lighter for NY [w/video]
    1397484300

    Nissan's Murano stands as one of the originators of the crossover movement – it was perhaps the first such vehicle to throw out the idea that a CUV had to look like a boxy, cladded-up sport utility vehicle in order to be successful. Now poised to enter its third generation, the midsize ...

  • 0
    Video: F1 car models made from paper will blow your mind
    1397172540

    There is an old saying that goes, "Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life." The short film Paper Dreams illustrates just how true that is and includes some beautifully detailed automotive models to get the point across. Paul started crafting paper model kits as ...

  • 0
    Report: Production Lexus NX leaks online
    1397154600

    The first photos of the new Lexus NX crossover have leaked onto the web over a week before its official debut at the Beijing Motor Show. These pictures are pretty blurry, but there is no mistaking that they show off the Japanese luxury brand's smaller, premium CUV. While the teaser only gave us ...

  • 0
    Exclusive: Motus and Race Car Replicas debut RCR Monoposto and Baby Block MV4 engine [w/video]
    1397138340

    The beautiful red racecar you see above may not be what you think it is. It's not vintage, it has never actually seen competition, and it's not from Italy. What it is, though, is the wrapper that debuts a new powerplant from the crew at Motus, the small-scale American motorcycle manufacturer from ...

  • 0
    Official: 2015 Ford Focus Sedan is fresh-faced and ready to defend its Most Popular crown
    1397016060

    Ford has made an art of deeper-than-normal midlife updates since the 2010 Fusion, a strategy that has allowed it to keep models looking fresher in showrooms for longer without needing full redesigns. Instead of slight touchups to light fixtures, new paint colors and perhaps new wheel patterns, ...

  • 0
    Report: Legendary motorcycle designer Massimo Tamburini passes away at 70
    1396911600

    The motorcycle world lost a great designer over the weekend. Massimo Tamburini, the mind behind the shape of the Ducati 916 Superbike, MV Agusta F4 and a host of other beautiful bikes died of cancer at age 70. Tamburini founded Italian high-performance motorcycle builder Bimota in the '70s with ...

  • 0
    Video: Motor City Masters trailer isn't here to make friends
    1396828500

    Here is the first 30-second trailer for the reality show Motor City Masters, and there's one thing we know for sure: it looks like a reality show. Announced last October and put together by the team behind Project Runway, the premise swaps fashion designers and frocks for car designers and ...

  • 0
    Official: Land Rover promises Discovery Vision Concept for NY [w/video]
    1396479660

    At the Geneva Motor Show barely a month ago, Land Rover began teasing its plan to launch a new Discovery (currently known as the LR4 in the US). Now it looks like it's going to be just a few weeks before we actually get to see the new truck, at least in concept form. The British automaker has ...

  • 0
    Video: XCAR sits down with David Brown, talks Speedback
    1396472280

    David Brown Automotive, the British coachbuilder set to introduce its old-is-new-again Speedback at the Top Marques show in Monaco next month, has revealed a bit more of its upcoming offering in a video by XCAR. The Speedback is based on the platform and running gear of the ...

  • 0
    Ugar Sahin Design's F is a radical Ferrari 458 in disguise
    1396452600

    Look, Ferrari, your latest line of cars is arguably the best looking group of prancing stallions since the early 1970s. Even the rather dull California has gotten some attention, thanks to the new California T. But this, the Ferrari F from Ugur Sahin Design, is just better. Believe it or not, ...

  • 0
    Report: Subaru Viziv 2 presages Tribeca replacement with diesel hybrid tech
    1396304880

    Subaru is in the middle of a new product bonanza. It has recent replacements for the Impreza and Forester at dealers, and soon we're getting the WRX, Legacy and if rumors are right the new Outback as well. Now, there are rumblings that there could be two more models from the Japanese brand on the ...

  • 0
    Submit your questions for Autoblog Podcast #374 LIVE!
    Industry Consolidation, Updated Toyota Camry, David Brown Speedback, $8,000 Volkswagen 1396293000

    We're set to record Autoblog Podcast #373 this evening. Check out the topics below, or drop us your questions and comments via our Q&A module. And don't forget to subscribe to the Autoblog Podcast in iTunes if you haven't already done so. To take it all in live, tune in to our UStream (audio ...

  • 0
    Spy Shots: Are you the next-gen Chevy Cruze? [UPDATE]
    1396272420

    UPDATE: According to Jalopnik, this Cruze may be a China-only model with a shorter wheelbase than the model we'll get in the United States. We'll have to wait and see for now. Judging by these spy shots, the Chevrolet Cruze is getting ready for a makeover. What's more, it appears the Chevy brand ...

  • 0
    Official: BMW designs new subway for Kuala Lumpur
    1396184520

    Between the unfortunate saga of flight MH370 and the grand prix this weekend, Malaysia has been on our radar more than usual lately. And now the Southeast Asian country has popped up again, once more related to transportation issues, as Kuala Lumpur is working on a new subway system. Which isn't ...

Loading

Loading
Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle