Concepts

Aston Martin DBX Concept

Aston Martin Debuts All-Electric, AWD DBX Concept

Aston Martin busted on to the plug-in electric car scene with this stylish DBX Concept on display at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. According to Aston Martin, the DBX Concept presents the automaker’s idea of what could soon become reality.  That idea is an all-electric, all-wheel-drive Aston Martin that redefines…

3 days ago by Eric Loveday 9

Audi prologue Avant

Audi Prologue Avant PHEV Concept To Debut In Geneva

Audi prologue Avant scheduled for debut at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show is a stunning luxury plug-in hybrid concept car. There are so many cool features on this car that we’re not sure where to start. Under the hood there is a drivetrain borrowed from the Audi Q7 e‑tron quattro. System power stands…

5 days ago by Mark Kane 9

Mitsubishi Concept XR PHEV II

Mitsubishi Concept XR PHEV II To Debut In Geneva

At the 85th Geneva International Motor Show, Mitsubishi will present a small SUV – the Concept XR PHEV II. As we noted earlier, it’s very similar to the Mitsubishi Concept XR-PHEV from 2013, but now we have confirmation that this new, less radical version is very close to the production…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 12

Kia Trail'ster Concept

Kia Trail’ster e-AWD Concept Previews Future AWD Soul

Next Thursday, at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show, Kia Motors will unveils its turbocharged Trail’ster e-AWD concept.  It features a “smartly integrated rear electric all-wheel drive system,” and a turbocharged motor of undisclosed size.  It’ll therefore be some form of a through-the-road hybrid, but it’s unclear at this time whether…

4 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 6

"EDAG Light Cocoon": the ultimate in lightweight construction based on nature's example!

EDAG Reveals Light Cocoon Concept

EDAG is preparing a new concept car for the Geneva Motor Show 2015 to demonstrate its ultimate lightweight construction technology based on nature’s example. We don’t have confirmation yet that it will be an electric car, but it should be, as electric cars need light weight materials to compensate for…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 10

2015 Renovo Coupe - Coupe Profile

Renovo Electric Coupe To Get First Public Unveiling At 2015 CES

Renovo Motors will reveal to the public for the first time ever its electric “supercar” coupe prototype at the 2015 International CES in Las Vegas in January. Per Renovo: “Using a factory-modified Shelby American CSX9000 rolling chassis (“Cobra Daytona Coupe”), Renovo’s eponymous coupe features twin mid-mounted sequential axial-flux motors producing…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 7

1999 Chrysler EPIC - Help My Pants Are Trying To Attack My Neck

Chrysler EPIC Electric Van Circa 1999 – Video

Yesterday brought news from Chrysler-Fiat’s CEO that the company’s new extended range Town & Country would be arriving in the US “a year earlier” than expected – reportedly now arriving in late in 2015. Although we are confident this van will indeed see production, we still have our doubts Fiatsler will…

5 months ago by Jay Cole 29

saab 9-3 EV header

SAAB Presents 9-3 EV Prototype

Perhaps in response to some high profile solvency issues of late, SAAB made an effort to display its “real Saab EV product” on Wednesday in Trollhättan. Still, no matter the reason they did decide to show it off, we are happy to see the first shots of the SAAB 9-3…

7 months ago by Jay Cole 12