Auto Shows: These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year - PressFrom - US
  •   
  •   
  •   

Auto ShowsThese Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year

02:24  08 january  2019
02:24  08 january  2019 Source:   automobilemag.com

Nissan to Debut EV Concept in Detroit. Could It Be an Electric Crossover?

Nissan to Debut EV Concept in Detroit. Could It Be an Electric Crossover? Exec says Nissan is committed to sedans

Some of our favorite automobiles of all time are concept cars , and our minds are still blown when we think of classic one-offs like the Buick Y Job, the DOME Zero, GM’s Firebirds, and the Chrysler ME Four-Twelve, among so many others.

© Automobile Magazine Staff Genesis Essentia concept side 02. From Automobile. Some of our favorite automobiles of all time are concept cars , and our minds are still blown when we think of classic one-offs like the Buick Y Job, the DOME Zero, GM's Firebirds, and the Chrysler ME Four-Twelve

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff Genesis Essentia concept side 02

Some of our favorite automobiles of all time are concept cars, and our minds are still blown when we think of classic one-offs like the Buick Y Job, the DOME Zero, GM's Firebirds, and the Chrysler ME Four-Twelve, among so many others. But those are all relegated to historical status, and the very idea of the concept car itself was put on life support in the early 2000s, as companies tightened their belts for the global recession—and eventual bankruptcies in some cases—and focused on creating products for the present, not the future. But there's been a resurgence of late for concepts, with interesting vehicles being designed all around the globe and making public debuts at specialized events, at auto shows, and, in at least one case, in the Utah desert. Some are close previews of production models and others are pure flights of fancy, but all of those featured here are wonderful—and they're the best concept cars of the year.

Honda's Unibox Concept Was the Ikea of Cars

Honda's Unibox Concept Was the Ikea of Cars Honda's Unibox Concept Was the Ikea of Cars

Concept cars allow auto companies to lay out their vision for the future. While the specs and features assigned to these vehicles may be far-fetched and Autonomy and electrification were two of the biggest themes that characterized many of this year 's concept cars . Some concept cars didn't have

Or at least their concept cars are making them appear that way. Just last week at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt, manufacturers from In no particular order, here are ten of the most impressive concept cars (not all are from the Frankfurt show) that have been revealed so far this year .

Aston Martin Lagonda Vision (Geneva)

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

Audi e-tron GT (Los Angeles)

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

BMW Concept M8 Gran Coupe (Geneva)

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

Genesis Essentia (New York)

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

Hyundai Le Fil Rouge (Geneva)

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

Infiniti Q Inspiration (Detroit)

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

Infiniti Prototype 10 (Monterey Car Week)

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

Jeep Wagoneer Roadtrip (Moab Easter Safari)

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

Mercedes-Benz Vision EQ Silver Arrow (Monterey Car Week)

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

Pininfarina HK GT (Geneva)

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

Porsche 911 Speedster (Porsche 70th Anniversary)

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

Toyota Supra GR Race Car (Geneva)

Subaru Viziv Adrenaline Concept Coming to Geneva

Subaru Viziv Adrenaline Concept Coming to Geneva Automaker will also debut two electrified vehicles in Geneva. The automaker is keeping quiet on the identity of the two models, and whether they will be plug-ins or traditional hybrids. On its European website, Subaru hints at an "all-new, all-powerful e-Boxer range.

This year 's concept cars reveal the industry is still preparing for a future of electric and self-driving vehicles. If this latest batch of concept cars is any indication, car companies are planning for a future of electric and self-driving cars . Take a look at our favorite concepts released this year so far.

The second coolest concept car so far for this year is the Toyota Furia. Previously, the company went through challenging automotive competitions from other well-known companies like Chevrolet, Dodge, Ford, and Hyundai. With the Furia concept , Toyota is bound to set the wheels rolling in once

These Are the Coolest Concept Cars of the Year© Automobile Magazine Staff

See more concept cars on MSN Autos | Follow MSN Autos on Facebook and Twitter

Karma to Debut New Revero, All-Electric Concept in Shanghai.
Plus, news on the Pininfarina collaboration

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

usr: 4
This is interesting!