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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 ...

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MINI VISION NEXT 100: “Every MINI is my MINI”

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 ...

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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 ...

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Alias Concept Modeling

To go from 2D ideation to 3D concept model, Foresee Car Design specializes in the use of Autodesk Alias software. Since its inception in 1994, Foresee has used all iterations of the erstwhile Alias-Wavefront 3D software to quickly and accurately turn unique 2D ideas into 3D reality. Foresee strives to keep up to date with ...

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New Pluralsight Course: Sketching a Sports Car using Autodesk Alias

After having ran the Foresee Online Car Design School since 2000, I have now teamed up with Pluralsight to build a complete series of car design courses on video. The first one of the series is about sketching cars using our beloved Autodesk Alias software. Although it does explain the how to use certain parts of the ...

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GENESIS Reveals Hybrid Sports Sedan Concept At New York International Auto Show

GENESIS has unveiled its striking ‘New York Concept’ luxury sports sedan at the New York International Auto Show. The New York Concept hints at future GENESIS design direction with its expressive and refined ‘Athletic Elegance,’ first seen in the Vision G concept and in production form with the GENESIS G90 premium ...

Ford gained a whole new sheen in 1955 when the company coated the Futura concept car with pearlescent paint. Ford was among the first to show off this new paint technique, which consisted of adding crushed pearls to paint.

The True Intentions for Concept Design – Ford Classic Video

Text by Cor Steenstra https://youtu.be/7kOvBp7C8kA This historic Ford video gives a good insight into true concept car design and how it can influence the further future of a company's design strategy. In contrast to most current 'concept cars', which are little more than next years model with some 'weird things' ...