Family Car Design with an Edge

July 16th, 2013

Family sedans have garnered a reputation for having bland styling and unexciting design concepts. Here a few family cars that may change that perception.

Volvo S60 Polestar
This is not you average Volvo sedan. With its unique blue color and lowered riding height, the S60 Polestar makes everyone stop in their tracks. While previous Volvo family sedans were touted as being extremely safe, the S60 Polestar proves that you can be safe and flashy at the same time. Its wide stance makes the sedan glow of aggression.

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New Radical Concept Car Designs for the Future

May 21st, 2013

Auto shows provide an excellent opportunity for the car manufactures to introduce the world to their unique prototypes. Here are some of the most radical concept car designs.

Honda EV-STER Concept
This all-electric sports car looks like something out of a sci-fi movie. The EV-STER has a lot of innovation that makes the cars of yesteryear look boring. Instead of a steering wheel, this coupe uses two levers to control the driving dynamics. However, do not plan on going on Read the rest of this entry »

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Cool Car Design for Green Cars

March 25th, 2013

Creating the next-generation of sustainable vehicles will require more than just improved energy and fuel efficiency in order to be successful. Designs that offer drivers access to the latest features, superior performance more attractive and varied styles and designs can all be important considerations. With the volume of harmful emissions that conventional cars, trucks and other vehicles have been responsible for, replacing them with greener alternatives is an essential part of any effort to address the current energy crisis. Green cars that have more to offer than just improved Read the rest of this entry »

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New Designs Showcased at The New York Motor Show

July 29th, 2012

The New York Motor Show attracts fans of automobiles from all around the world. One of the biggest factors attracting people to the show is the display of the new designs for cars cars. The designs range from the innovative to the offbeat to the somewhat strange. One of the greatest benefits to attending this show is you will never be bored as the designs are always captivating.

There is another reason why it can be a fun idea to attend this event.Never Read the rest of this entry »

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European Car Design Versus American Car Design

July 28th, 2012

In days past, the differences between American and European car designs were striking. As globalization has been promoted over the past few decades, however, car design became somewhat more homogenous. If you know what to search for, you can still draw contrasts between the two styles of design. First, check the gear shift. American cars far and away use automatic transmissions. European cars favor stick-shift manual transmissions.

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Old School Car Design Versus Modern Car Design

July 24th, 2012

When purchasing a car, your intentions are probably just to get from point A to point B. After you have purchased a car for that, you can then start to think of ways to customize your car.

When designing your car there are many things you can do. One thing you can do is add a custom paint job. When doing this, it can make your vehicle look ten times better. Another thing you can do is add cool graphics to your vehicle.< Read the rest of this entry »

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Current Technologies in Modern Car Design

July 20th, 2012

Technology is taking place in every aspect of the world. There isn’t anything that is not being penetrated by technology. One aspect that is quite big is the car design industry.

This is all the rave now for young adults. Technology is being used to improve many different areas. People are amazed at how well some of the technology works. People can actually buy vehicles with rear backup cameras mounted in the dashboard. They can also get things that make navigation much easier. These are all innovations that are Read the rest of this entry »

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Car Design Tips for First Time Designers

July 18th, 2012

Designing a car can be a difficult process, and there are many areas of a car that can be challenging to picture when designing. One of the hardest parts of designing a car is the frame. Making sure the frame fits the rest of the body can be difficult because you have to take measurements. One way to make sure the frame of the car is designed correctly is by looking at the size of the parts inside the car. Depending on how many parts there are and how big they are, you will want to design the frame accordingly and get the best

Another important thing to consider when designing a car is how it will be painted, and what the decals will look like. It is important to match colors properly, or else the car will not look professional. To determine matching colors, note that neutral colors should go with slightly more neutral colors. For example, a black base paint on the car with a gray stripe will suffice for a professional paint job. Tinting the windows to compliment the paint is also a good tip to follow. Make sure you tint your windows darker if you are painting your car darker colors.

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