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Gaffoglio Family Metalcrafters Unveils Lithium Battery-Powered Bus

Text and photos by Gabriela Gorvena Galvan. Gaffoglio Family Metalcrafters, Inc. (GFMI), a global leader in the design, engineering and development of cutting-edge prototypes and production programs for the world’s largest automotive, aviation, aerospace, rail and entertainment companies, was commissioned by Thunder Sky ...

The Changing Face of Automotive Identity

With the electric vehicles becoming more and more popular and being produced by more and more companies, there is an interesting conundrum that designers face: "What to do with the face?" The original VW Beetle stood out because of it's unique front end, due to the rear mounted, air cooled engine. There was no need for ...

Renault takes the wraps off TREZOR, its latest concept car, at the 2016 Paris Motor Show

In 2010, the DeZir concept car embodied the renewal of Renault’s brand identity by inaugurating a new styling signature founded on simple, warm and sensuous lines. As the worthy successor to the DeZir, TREZOR marks the beginning of a brand new design cycle. https://youtu.be/yr8kqArpQuM Groupe Renault Chairman ...

Mercedes-Benz Generation EQ: Flipping the Switch

With "Generation EQ", Mercedes Benz shows how electric cars can soon move into the fast lane: the concept vehicle, with the appearance of a sporty SUV coupé, gives a preview of a new generation of vehicles with battery-electric drives. The dynamic exterior design with its new electro-look underlines the focus on the ...

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 ...

Renault e.dams wins second FIA Formula E championship title, Sébastien Buemi crowned drivers’ champion.

The drive and dynamism of Renault e.dams was duly rewarded today as a double win for Nico Prost in the London ePrix saw the French squad crowned FIA Formula E champion for a second consecutive year. A dramatic season finale in Battersea Park, London, where Sébastien Buemi had to race for fastest lap to gain the necessary ...

IntelliTruck – Zero Emission Garbage Disposal Truck Concept

Trash is a dirty business, clearly, but also a highly profitable one. Humans have a tendency to create a lot of waste, more than we should, and it has to be taken care of. This taking care of the parts we like to conveniently forget about has made some companies and some people very rich, yet, for some reason, here in the ...