In the world of cars, concept cars are king. These five unique concept cars show just how far the automotive industry has come in recent years, and where it might be headed next. From flying cars to self-driving pods, the future of transportation is looking more and more like something out of a science fiction novel. But these concepts are more than just pie-in-the-sky ideas – they represent a real push towards a more sustainable, efficient and safe future for us all.
In 2016, Rolls-Royce unveiled the 103EX, a concept car that hinted at the future of the luxury brand. The 103EX was an all-electric car with a sleek design and advanced features, and it represented Rolls-Royce’s commitment to sustainable luxury. The 103EX was not put into production, but its spirit lives on in the Rolls-Royce 102EX, which is based on the same platform.
1970 Ferrari Modulo
The 1970 Ferrari Modulo is a concept car designed by Paolo Martin of the Italian car manufacturer Pininfarina. It was first shown to the public at the Geneva Motor Show in 1970. The Modulo has a mid-engined layout and a wheelbase of 2,700 mm (106 in). It is powered by a 5.0 L V12 engine with four Weber carburetors, which produces 400 hp at 8,000 rpm.
Toyota Fun VII
The Toyota Fun VII(Opens in a new window) is aimed at people who care more about the exterior wrapping, despite the fact that many of the cars on this list push the edge in terms of the vehicle’s internal workings. Touch-sensitive display screens are installed both inside and outside of the Fun VII, giving the driver the ability to quickly modify the “paint job” of the vehicle. The navigation is projected on the windshield like a map in a Grand Theft Auto video game, and the vehicle can connect with other Fun VIIs nearby to share traffic information and other augmented reality information as you’re driving.
Mercedes-Benz VISION AVTR
Mercedes-Benz has unveiled a new concept car at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The Vision AVTR is a futuristic electric car that is inspired by the Avatar movie. The car has 33 wheels, and each wheel is powered by its own electric motor. The car also has a battery that can be charged wirelessly. Mercedes-Benz says that the car is capable of Level 4 autonomous driving, and it can also communicate with other vehicles using blockchain technology.
The Chevrolet FNR is a unique and innovative concept car that was first introduced in 2015. The FNR is short for “Find New Roads”, and that’s exactly what this car is designed to do. With its sleek and futuristic design, the FNR is sure to turn heads wherever it goes. But it’s not just a pretty face; the FNR is packed with cutting-edge technology, including autonomous driving features and LED lights that change color to indicate the car’s current status.