Nobody knows what F1 cars of the future will look like, or if they'll even have real human drivers, but automotive designer Sean Bull gives us his vision of a Bugatti vehicle, powered in part by a Tesla Turbine. This new technology consists of smooth disks equipped with nozzles that apply a moving fluid to the edge of the disk. It operates using the principle of centripetal flow, and reportedly operates at up to 95% efficiency. Continue reading for more pictures.
For those who don't already know, Roborace is essentially an autonomous racing series set to run alongside the Formula E Championship. Automotive designer Matteo Gentile has unveiled the Lamborghini Spectro for the former, and it draws inspiration from other Roborace cars, and adds some Italian flair. Since the vehicle is able to drive itself, there's no drivers seat, enabling the entire top to be chopped off, while open front / rear wheel arches keep it extremely aerodynamic. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of Samsung's explosion-proof Galaxy Note 7 recall return packaging.
It's only a matter of time before we see smartphones without any buttons at all, and Sharp's Corner R is heading in that direction, starting with the company's Free-Form Display technology. This new type of display technology enables the IGZO LCD panels to be cut into different shapes, while retaining full functionality. This 5.2-inch concept boasts a curved 1080p panel with rounded corners. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Maserati is rumored to be releasing a successor to the Enzo-based MC12, and it could use the LaFerrari platform. The drivetrain should remain identical to the LaFerrari, while the exterior styling will be completely redesigned. Andrea Ortile's renders shows us one possible design, incorporating trademark Maserati styling cues, with the front inspired by the Alfieri concept. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Created by product designer Juan Garcia Mansilla, the Amelia-7 (A7) Fighter Jet was inspired by the props seen in the Captain America movie. Daniel Simon, the film's prop designer, specialized in creating historically accurate props that combined classic design with modern touches, and that really sparked the interest of Mansilla. Continue reading for more pictures.
Ventooz could be the start of a new extreme sport, wall crawling with real vehicles. Imagined by Charles Bombardier and Juan Garcia Mansilla, this futuristic vehicle makes use of two extremely powerful turbines in the front and rear, fueled by a hydrogen cell, that provide a tremendous downward suction force that enables the driver to navigate it up the sides of flat surfaces. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Rain Prisk Designs may not be able to get this stealthy Darth Vader-inspired Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren into production, but it has been turning some heads online. Featuring a Liberty Walk-inspired body kit, complete with ultra wide fenders, larger front / rear bumpers and extended side skirts. Power comes from a supercharged 5.4L supercharged V8 producing 617-horsepower and 580 pound-feet of torque, mated to a five-speed transmission. Continue reading for five more stealthy car designs by Rain Prisk. Click here for a few bonus designs.
Powered by a supercharged 6.2L HEMI V8 generating 575-horsepower, mated to a TorqueFlite 8-speed automatic transmission and an intelligent 4x4 Performance Control System, the Dodge Ram Rebel TRX Concept has a "Baja Mode" that enables you to go off into the desert. To handle the rough terrain, it sports custom upper and lower A-arms up front, along with a five-link suspension system out back for a 40% increase in suspension travel. Its 37-inch tires and beadlock wheels lets you handle any obstacles with ease. Inside, it comes outfitted with plenty of leather, suede, and carbon fiber accents, complete with racing harnesses as well as nylon door pulls instead of regular door handles. Click here for the first image in this week's funny autocorrect texts gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the animated adventures of Indiana Jones.
It's only a matter of time before Apple releases a touchscreen iMac, but this design gives us a first look at what it may look like. Available in both 21.5" or 27" sizes, the iMac Flow is essentially a giant iPad Pro, minus the ports, but with an integrated stand, which includes a built-in TouchID sensor for added security, and a sapphire glass display. continue reading for more pictures.
Yesterday, the Renault TreZor Electric GT supercar leaked, and now, it's been officially revealed at the Paris Motor Show. This all-electric vehicle comes equipped with a 260kW battery that generates the equivalent of 360-horsepower and 282-pound-feet of torque, good for a 0-62mph time of under 4-seconds. It's no compact car either, as the TreZor measures 15-feet long, 6-feet wide, and 3-feet tall, with a lift-up top. Want to kick back, and enjoy the scenery? Simply press a button, and autonomous mode is activated. Continue reading for another video and more pictures.