Concept Design
Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6: Studie eines extravaganten Coupés der Luxusklasse; 2016 ;

Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6: Study of an ultra-stylish luxury-class coupé; 2016;

The ultimate in luxury: Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6

With its sensual, emotional design ("hot") and intelligent details ("cool"), the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 represents the ultimate in luxury. The classic aesthetic proportions of the show car – the extremely long bonnet, the low roof line and the rearward positioning of the greenhouse – recall the aero coupés of ...


Cadillac Unveils Escala Concept, Previewing Future Design Direction

The Escala Concept previews the design and technical ideas driving the next phase of Cadillac’s ongoing expansion. “Escala is a concept with two clear objectives,” said Johan de Nysschen, president of Global Cadillac. “First, Escala is a statement of intent for the next iteration of the Cadillac design ...


BMW 2002 Hommage celebrates the birth of the turbocharged car

Design study pays tribute to legendary motor racing glories at the Concours d’Elegance in Pebble Beach. Munich/Pebble Beach – August 18, 2016…At the Concours d’Elegance in Pebble Beach, the BMW Group is presenting the BMW 2002 Hommage to shine the spotlight back over its successful history with turbocharged ...


Autonomous Vehicles – The Human Factor

Opinion by Cor Steenstra The latest buzz in the auto industry is 'Autonomous" driving, and all the major players are investigating and setting up multi million Dollar research facilities in Silicon Valley of course, since that is where all the whiz kids reside that could make this reality. There are a lot of positives ...


Rolls-Royce VISION NEXT 100

Rolls-Royce epitomises automotive luxury in a way that no other brand can. Founded in 1904, its products rose to pre-eminence around the world in a matter of years – in keeping with Sir Henry Royce’s motto: “Strive for perfection in everything you do. Take the best that exists and make it better. When it doesn’t ...



Today’s MINI is the perfect premium compact car for the modern city. Digitalisation and connectivity are increasingly changing the way we get around on a daily basis – and this change is taking place most rapidly and noticeably in urban areas. The MINI VISION NEXT 100 is MINI’s answer to several key questions on urban ...


The Pros and Cons of EV driving with the Kia Soul Eco Electric

Text and photos by Cor Steenstra The Kia Soul is a modern, stylish vehicle delivering much more interior space than ever perceived from the cute and diminutive exterior design. It is a big car. In this electric version it still offer a lot of space. There has not obviously been a lot of practical space sacrificed for ...