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Rumour: Bugatti may build an electric sedan based on the Porsche Taycan

Bugatti is rumoured to be bringing back the Royale nameplate from the 1920s for a new electric sedan planned to launch in 2023 which will be based on the upcoming Porsche Taycan.  According to a report by CAR magazine, the new model will form an integral part of the French marque’s plans …

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1416 kW Pininfarina Battista World Premiere

It’s not often that a new manufacturer emerges in the automotive world yet today Pininfarina have made that jump from a design studio with their incredible Pininfarina Battista. Set for launch in 2020 the Battista is billed to be a luxury hypercar that draws its performance from the absolute latest …

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2021 Jaguar F-Type may go electric, BMW V8 also a possibility

Jaguar’s next-generation F-Type – currently not slated to arrive until 2021 – may be designed as an all-electric vehicle, while a BMW-sourced V8 could also be on the cards.  Speaking with Autocar, Jaguar Land Rover’s head of design Ian Callum commented that the replacement for the six-year-old F-Type is still a …

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Infiniti Prototype 10 Electric Speedster hints at future design direction

The future of auto is electric and the shift to new power platforms opens up entirely new design opportunities for design engineers to flex their creativity. INFINITI’s global design teams in Asia, Europe and North America have worked their magic to produce the INFINITI Prototype 10 Electric Speedster which was …

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MG confirms sports car revival

MG has confirmed that a pure-electric sports car is on the cards, aiming to demonstrate with it what the future for enthusiast cars may look like, as well as to bring back memories of the brand’s glory days. Shao Jingfeng – MG’s head of design who previously spent more than …

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Renault’s Formula E infused ZOE e-sport flaunts the future of hot hatches

And the future looks brighter than ever before, to the tune of 340kW and 640Nm of torque all offered up in silky smooth electric fashion. The Renault ZOE e-sport concept car pulls heavily from the company’s Formula E knowledge base, using a carbon fibre and kevlar for the body has …

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Electrified Pikes Peak set for Tesla and Faraday Future Showdown

In recent years the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb has attracted an increasing number of electric powered hill climb machines and with great success. The event starts off at an altitude of 2,862 meters and the 20km race to the clouds brings with it less oxygen for every meter climbed, …

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Next-gen Formula E to double on distance with new battery

Since 2013 Spark had been appointed by the FIA to produce the racing chassis as used by the teams, in 2016 the decision to open up development and production for season 5 (2018 – 2019) via a tender process was instigated. For the 2018 or 5th season of Formula E …

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