Car from Initial D manga comics is the inspiration for the GT86 concept
If you are into manga, then you have probably heard of the Initial D: cult Japanese comics, where the young hero, Takumi Fujiwara, drove a modified AE86. He honed his driving skills on mountain roads as delivery driver for his father’s tofu shop. As you can expect, the car immediately became a star, influencing the emerging drifting scene and inspiring a live action mo
Or why it might be a strikingly bad idea
In ten years one million electric cars are expected to be rolling on the roads of America. There is a lot of money going on here, and billions have been invested in subsidizing the production of the EVs and all of the components they use. And we are all familiar with the benefits electric cars offer, but what we aren’t exposed to is the disadvantages of owing an electric car.To be more specific, what the long term problems might be.
First, the c
The supercar is driven by world’s first all-electric four-motor SH-AWD drivetrain
Tetsuya Yamano will again be featured in Acura’s team for Pikes Peak, but this year he will be sitting behind the steering wheel of an NSX EV Concept (he is currently making extensive tests). He is going to be competing in the Electric Modified Class, raising the bars high. Last year he was first in the Challenge Exhibition class with a time of 10:23.829 in an
There are various forecasts which predict when autonomous driving cars will take over. In general, the expectations are set around the year 2020, which isn’t far from now. And the aforementioned year signifies the market release of these vehicles. Would they take the market by storm or fail to do so is a matter of clai
Rolls-Royce VISION NEXT 100 is really pushing “the boundaries of the possible”?
Rolls-Royce VISION NEXT 100 was just revealed and if you follow us on Facebook, you should probably know this already. Since the brand was resurrected in 2003 with the release of the Phantom and with BMW as a parent, it has achieved many and great successes. It was also about time to follow the steps of BWM and release it VISION NEXT 100 variant. This ‘Vision V
Traveling across Europe with a car can be very exciting and a proof for that is the special video series recently released by Ford and BP/Castrol. Dubbed under the name “Europe’s Greatest Driving Roads”, the footages explore six of the most exclusive pathways that could be found on the Old Continent.
How were the routes chosen? With a ranking by the thrill factor they offer, the road surface, the accessibility and hospitality, of course - the
Transformers: The Last Knight is the fifth episode of the movie series, which is about to be released on 23rd of June next year. There is more than a year to go, but still the interest among fans is very high. Director Michael Bay knows that and has just published the first image of the Bumblebee, based on the Chevy Camaro and specifically made for the film.If you remember the last time Bay done this (previewing the Bumblebee Concept for the Tran
Touareg isn’t the vehicle that most tuners make performance updates on, isn’t it? But when you look at it and consider that it has a huge hidden potential, then it might seem a good idea. Before rushing to your garage or looking over the Internet about the options, let us present to you a concept tuning based on Volkswagen’s SUV.
The people responsible for it are the experts at WIMMER Rennsporttechnik. If you haven’t heard about them, this is
Renault Sport has unveiled a special concept vehicle on the streets of Monaco's well-known Grand Prix circuit. Driven by Renault Sport Formula One Team's Kevin Magnussen, the Clio R.S.16 is by far brand's highestperformance Renault Sport road-legal car.
Developed in record time, the vehicle is especially created to mark both the celebrations for 40th anniversary of Renault Sport and brand's return to Formula One as a constructor. And thanks to
The “X-Men: Apocalypse” is probably one of the most awaited superhero movies this year and we are all hoping it is not a huge disappointment like “Batman vs. Superman”. The premiere of blockbuster-to-be movie is happening now and the hype is extremely huge. This was probably the reason for the appearance of these interesting renderings, which show what car models would the superheroes of X-Men drive. We would love to know your opinion about them,
Infiniti has finally lifted the virtual veil of the Concept Vision Gran Turismo: a car intended to be driven by those who have a Play Station and playing the Gran Turismo 6 (GT6) game. The model will be available for download from today and it envisions an Infiniti car from the future. Hopefully - not the very distant one.
The high performance concept vehicle was created through an intimate work with the creators of the famous car-game. If you
Volvo Concept 40.1 and Volvo Concept 40.2 have just been revealed. This is how the Swedish brand is making a big step forward by introducing its intention to invade the small car segment. Volvo’s global small car strategy is to make vehicle just like the here presented concepts: with bold exterior and interior design, with industry-leading connectivity, electrification and autonomous driving.
Furthermore, the two concepts are the first models