Shell Oil and Airflow create Starship hyper-truck

By | 2018-05-24T16:39:29+00:00 May 24th, 2018|Categories: Concept cars, Shell Eco-Marathon (SEM) Make the Future|Tags: |

A typical commercial truck gets about six miles per gallon. Technology and Innovation Manager, Shell Lubricants Bob Mainwairing is responsible for Starship, a concept truck that emulates the same concept used on the car that achieved 89 mpg by using lightweight materials, streamlining and lubrication that uses less energy. Almost everything you have in your [...]

Gunther Werks 400R Concept and Apollo 13

By | 2017-08-31T16:04:28+00:00 August 26th, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Concept cars|Tags: , |

Apollo 13 is my all-time favorite movie. I have watched that show over 100 times and have it on DVD, VHS, and on my desktop. My entire body is frozen in time while I wait for the guys to come through the black hole with no communication. That's four minutes standing by; Odyssey, this is [...]

Jaguar I-Pace chief car designer Ian Callum

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:24+00:00 November 14th, 2016|Categories: #LAAutoShow #LAAS, Automobiles and Energy, Car designers, Concept cars, electric vehicles (EV), Jaguar|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Los Angeles, 14 November 2016 - Ian Callum, Director of Design, said: “The I-PACE Concept represents the next generation of electric vehicle design. It’s a dramatic, future-facing cab-forward design with a beautiful interior – the product of authentic Jaguar DNA, electric technology and contemporary craftsmanship. Better than any 3D I-MAX movie I have [...]

Hyundai shows five concepts at SEMA 2016

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:24+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Concept cars, Hyundai|Tags: , , |

Hyundai Motor America showed five new concepts at the 2016 SEMA show, including a special skunkworks race concept. HYUNDAI JOINS FORCES WITH BISIMOTO TO DEVELOP “SANTA-FAST” 1,075 HORSEPOWER REAR-DRIVE SANTA FE SUV FOR 2016 SEMA SHOW Hyundai and Bisimoto have again partnered for the SEMA show, this time developing a 1,040 horsepower, rear-drive “Santa-Fast” SUV. [...]