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2017 Mercedes Benz E-Class

The Mercedes Benz E-Class has done it again with the introduction of the newly redesigned E-Class.  Take a look at these photos from the world premier in Detroit in December.  65 more words

Mercedes

Auto Design: Businessworld publishes my feature

The latest issue of BW dated 4th April features my article on Auto Design. Take a look. The weblink is here.

Pioneer Cedar Rocket - A Car Made From A Log

So, a guy who builds log homes decides to build a race car out of a large log. Yes, it does run.

Check out the car HERE.

Frankfurt Motor Show: quick round-up

OK, quick precis of the mammoth metal-fest that is the Frankfurt Motor Show… Most jaw-dropping for me design-wise was the stunning shark-nosed Mercedes-Benz Concept IAA… 353 more words

Concepts

Design Concept of the Day: Peugeot Fractal

Peugeot’s concept for the forthcoming Frankfurt Motor Show is the Fractal: a compact two-seater electric coupe with removable roof panel, featuring the latest iteration of Peugeot’s i Cockpit interior design (head-up display, holographic screen, configurable screens), a top-end audio system and a ‘sound signature’ to warn pedestrians and stimulated by smartwatch-controlled door-opening. 182 more words

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Disappointing Designs - Alfa Romeo Giulia

If you’re an Alfa Romeo enthusiast you need to be very resilient to keep faith with the brand! From the boxy looking 1960s Giulias (the accident prone grey police cars in the Italian Job) to the Capybara look-alike Mito, they just keep on designing odd looking or uninspiring cars in between the occasional gem like the Alfasud or Montreal. 316 more words

Italian Design

Concept of the Day: Icona Neo

One that slipped through the net at the Shanghai Auto Show but which has just come to my attention: the Neo “sets out to explore the inspirations and daily challenges of life in a busy metropolis such as Shanghai,” says… 386 more words

Concepts