In today’s video tutorial I’ll show you how to create cool hand lettering style typography illustrations the easy way using the power of Adobe Illustrator. The design is a simple silhouette of the vehicle, with text that is distorted and disfigured to fit within the outline of the car body to create a cool composition. Show More Summary
The NYPD is quite happy with their small fleet of Smart Cars — but you’re not going to see the mini motorized vehicles in any “Italian Job” style police chases in the city anytime soon.
Wouldn't it be great if there was an 80's style action show, a la Knight Rider, Airwolf and Street Hawk—but where the special vehicle was wholly unsuited to heroic adventures and interventions? Read the rest
Vehicle Style: Commercial van Price: $40,490 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 100kW/300Nm 3.0 turbo diesel 4cyl | 4sp automatic Fuel Economy claimed: 9.2 l/100km | tested: 9.2 l/100km OVERVIEW The Toyota HiAce; it’s the quintessential “white van” and the backbone of countless courier companies and other commercial fleets. Show More Summary
Jeep announced that it will keep its controversial (bad) styling for the 2016 Cherokee. Jeep’s Mike Manley said, “I think the overall styling, the overall shape, the overall accommodation of that vehicle is spot on. I don’t think that there’s anything that dramatically needs to change with that vehicle going forward.” Read more...
Vehicle Style: Medium sedan Price: $45,990 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 120kW/340Nm 2.0 turbo diesel 4cyl | 6sp automatic Fuel Economy claimed: 5.7 l/100km | tested: 8.9 l/100km OVERVIEW Updated for 2015 with a sharper snout and more...Show More Summary
What’s Hot: Value for money buying, straight-line power, a classier interior. What’s Not: Traction issues, squeezy seats. X-FACTOR: Now with an interior update, the Focus ST delivers plenty of kilowatts-per-dollar. Vehicle Style: Small...Show More Summary
With its new S-class coupe, Mercedes-Benz created a high-tech luxury vehicle so nice, you won't want to leave it.
The Mercedes-Benz R-Class could be revived to take advantage of the world’s current taste for SUV-style vehicles. The seven-seat R-Class went on sale in its original form in 2006, before an update in 2010 saw some big styling changes. The car was discontinued from most international markets in 2013 due to slow sales, though it is […]
What’s Hot: Still grabs attention, perky engine and a 'fun fling' on the right road. What’s Not: Interior practicality falls short, starting to feel a little old. X-FACTOR: All the charm of a MINI without the retro baggage. Vehicle Style:...Show More Summary
After consistently being one of the most popular body styles throughout the automobile's first century the modern sedan is under pressure from the ever-expanding SUV and crossover segments. Those vehicles have always offered greaterShow More Summary
We exclusively revealed last month that Apple is developing its own mapping database, complete with 3D Street View imagery – and the company has now officially confirmed this on a new webpage. Apple is driving vehicles around the world to collect data which will be used to improve Apple Maps. Some of this data will […]
Audi recently confirmed it will launch an electric crossover in 2018. The vehicle won’t be a dedicated electric car but a variant of a new crossover with coupe-like styling to be called the Q6. While the electric Q6, likely to be called a Q6 e-tron, won’t arrive until 2018, regular gasoline- and diesel-powered variants may arrive much...
Maybe you were partial to Toad’s speed or to Bowser’s bulk, or perhaps chucking massive eggs at other high-speed vehicles, à la Yoshi, was more your style. Whatever your Super Mario Kart and Mario Kart 64 preferences were, the all-around...Show More Summary
What’s Hot: Still a great drive, interior makeover looks great. What’s Not: The only model to not get a price reduction for 2015. X-FACTOR: No mid-life crisis for this midsizer. The updated Mazda6 is still sharp. Vehicle Style: Medium...Show More Summary
Canali links up with King co-founder and CEO Riccardo Zacconi for the latest chapter in its 200 Steps series. A game developer, King is known for vehicles such as the Candy Crush Saga. Merging creative genius and style, Canali asks Zacconi for his secret to success. Show More Summary
The new Mercedes-Benz S-Class Plug-In Hybrid drives green but rides in style. Step inside this revolutionary vehicle and you'll see what the automaker means when it says, "The best or nothing." The cabin is palatial, but finely detailed, and set among the latest in technology. Show More Summary
Wth the exception of Teslas, cars that rely on alternative sources of energy tend to look a bit goofy. The Toyota Prius has the uncouth styling of a washing machine. The Chevrolet Spark EV looks to be a cousin of a clown car. But no matter how unusual any of these look, none can compare to an electric car that’s now prowling parking lots in France.Read full article >>
I love all of the different styles of the Batmobile. This Batman Forever Batmobile 1:18 Scale Hot Wheels Heritage Die-Cast Vehicle lets you collect the Batman Forever version. It is another great design in a long history of great Batmobiles. This highly detailed 1:18 scale Hot Wheels Batmobile measures 13 1/4-inches long and is made […]
For too long we had hoped that Subaru would return to its roots and create aggressively styled vehicles with dynamic ability at their core. With the new Liberty, Subaru finally had the chance to deliver a complete package at a good price. To find out if it’s more than just a pretty face, we spent [...]