car design

the lamborghini LM002 is a luxury SUV racer

with the ‘LM002’, lamborghini announced that it would participate in the most famous and competitive rally of all time: the paris-dakar. legendary driver sandro munari would be at the helm along with his trusted navigator mario mannucci. at that time, sandro munari was at home in sant’agata bolognese, where he helped the engineers to develop […]

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the lucra LC470 is a handbuilt, V8-engined convertible supercar

the lucra ‘LC470’ is a handbuilt, V8-engined convertible supercar. with its 630 bhp 7.0 liter engine this roadster accelerates from 0 – 60  in just 2.5 seconds, that’s as quick as the bugatti ‘veyron 16.4 super sport’. don’t let this supercar’s european form be misleading, because it is handmade in san marcos, california. all images […]

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BMW concept 8 series in close detail at concorso d’eleganza villa d’este

at the world premier of the BMW ‘concept 8’ series, designboom interviewed adrian van hooydonk, senior VP of BMW group design, who discusses the car’s more sculptural and sophisticated design language.

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rolls-royce sweptail coupé pays homage to the world of racing yachts

one year ago rolls-royce presented ‘vision next 100‘ concept to the world, it applied its coachbuilding heritage to inspire its future clientele. this vehicle envisaged a world of personal luxury mobility where new technologies would allow every rolls-royce to be designed in their owners’ image. such a vehicle would represent a personal, bespoke motor car […]

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fusion motor can build your own eleanor mustang from gone in 60 seconds

fusion motor company’s ‘eleanor mustang’ fastback is an official version of the model from the car-heist feature film ‘gone in 60 seconds’ from 2000. the los angeles–based automaker is building the iconic ‘eleanor’ to order after gaining the exclusive rights to bring the vehicle back to life. following a meeting with the movie’s co-producer denise […]

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lister knobbly sports racer is now bespoke built for road-legal driving

the lister motor company announces the first dedicated road-legal version of the 1950’s lister knobbly sports racer. more than 60 years after the original lister ‘knobbly’ first raced, this celebrated competition car – one of the most successful in motor racing – can be driven legally on the public highway for the very first time. unlike […]

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