January 8, 2018
driverless cars, NVIDIA, technology, Volkswagen
it comes after NVIDIA announced it will be making xavier, the AI chip made for self-driving vehicles it announced in 2016, available to customers.
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December 4, 2017
car design, electric automobiles, technology, Volkswagen
fast-internet access, USB chargers and an all-electric motor: next year volkswagen’s MOIA is letting 200 of these tech-friendly minibuses loose in Hamburg.
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November 2, 2017
automotive curiosity, design, Volkswagen
the van features a ‘working’ flux capacitor (described by doc as ‘what makes time travel possible’) and an accurate recreation the time machine from the original film.
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October 25, 2017
design, Interiors, Volkswagen
if you could drop everything and travel the world there’d be no better way to do it than in a volkswagen T4 – at least thats how calum creasey, founder of the rolling home, makes us feel.
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April 19, 2017
car concept, electric automobiles, technology, video, Volkswagen
volkswagen previews its ID CROZZ concept car as a charismatic crossover, featuring a 500 km range, all-wheel drive, and self driving mode.
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March 9, 2017
all, cars, design, driverless vehicles, electric cars, Geneva Motor Show, technology, Transport, Volkswagen
German car manufacturer Volkswagen has imagined a friendly new shape for cars of the future based on emerging electric and driverless technologies. Read more
March 7, 2017
electric automobiles, geneva motor show 2017, technology, Volkswagen
with no pedals, steering wheel, or cockpit, the first concept ride from volkswagen is designed for autonomous driving level five, meaning it has absolutely no need for a driver
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January 9, 2017
car concept, driverless cars, electric automobiles, NAIAS 2017, technology, video, Volkswagen
volkswagen’s multifunctional self driving electric campervan combinies nostalgic design cues with innovative technology.
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December 2, 2016
electric automobiles, portable and emergency architecture, technology, Volkswagen
a 1973 volkswagen camper van with electric vehicle batteries, and onboard photovoltaics to harness solar energy: the clean, eye-catching, family-sized bus.
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October 31, 2016
dub box trailers provide an option for those that love the aesthetics of the classic volkswagen bus but want to camp in something more refined than a restored vintage camper bus.
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September 29, 2016
car concept, driverless cars, technology, video, Volkswagen
volkswagen I.D. self driving concept: the world premiere of the ‘I.D.’ is the focal point of the company’s show appearance at the 2016 paris international motor show. the zero-emission ‘I.D.’ will already be going into production in 2020, and it will kick off a new generation of innovative driverless cars. […]
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June 28, 2016
Bed, Camper Van, Circu Bun, classic, design, Furniture and interiors, home, Kids, retro, style, vintage, Volkswagen
This is almost a house in a house. Although its official title is the Circu Bun bed. And yes, this is pretty much a recreation of a classic VW Camper Van in your bedroom. Ok, it’s aimed primarily at kids, but this is still a stunning piece of interior design. The van is a limited […]
June 15, 2016
design, LEGO, Volkswagen
with 1,167 pieces, the lego creator expert 1960 VW beetle kit includes an blue color scheme, curved fenders, flat windshield, logos and an comprehensive four-cylinder air-cooled engine and fuel tank.
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May 6, 2016
the star of the celebration is the ‘golf GTI clubsport S’, whose 300 hp crushed the front-wheel drive record on the north loop of the nurburgring.
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March 28, 2016
all, Camping, cars, design, Nils Holger Moormann, Slideshows, Transport, Volkswagen
German designer Nils Holger Moormann has transformed a Volkswagen T6 bus into a mobile home away from home (+ slideshow). (more…)
February 26, 2016
autostadt, design, porsche, readers, Volkswagen
approximately five minutes each, the video installations react to corresponding architectural structures, taking advantage of given perspectives and establishing altered three-dimensional forms.
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February 10, 2016
readers, technology, Volkswagen
the project is a homage to dutch businessman ben pon, the first to sketch the volkswagen ‘transporter T1’ in 1947.
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December 6, 2015
all, cars, design, IDEO, Opinion, Transport, Volkswagen
Opinion: the Volkswagen emissions scandal has exposed how the car industry‘s obsession with data is preventing it from designing for real people, says Luis Cilimingras of design consultancy IDEO. (more…)
September 17, 2015
all, cars, design, electric cars, porsche, Slideshows, Transport, Volkswagen
Porsche has unveiled its first all-electric sports car at the Frankfurt Motor Show, becoming the latest brand to incorporate rechargeable battery technology into its vehicles (+ slideshow). (more…)
January 7, 2015
all, cars, CES 2015, design, Slideshows, Transport, Volkswagen
CES 2015: German car manufacturer Volkswagen has debuted a gesture-controlled concept model of its popular Golf car at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas (+ slideshow). (more…)