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Ford’s Atlas concept snorts in the face of GM’s new pick-up trucks Subsriber

16 January 2013

For those of you that have been paying close attention to our twitter feeds over the past few days (@JoeSimspon and @OwenReady if you want to follow the ramblings of a pair of car designers turned critics), you’ll know we drove from CES in Vegas to the auto show here in Detroit in a Ford F150 pick-up truck

Volkswagen concept cars built as well as production Subsriber

16 January 2013

While every other company keeps its concept cars behind velvet ropes, guarded by surly-looking minders to save their delicate prototypes from the grubby hands of the press and public, VW positively encourages visitors to poke, prod, jump in and generally investigate

Lexus IS – good ugly Subsriber

15 January 2013

Following yesterday’s disappointment with the Infiniti Q50 (not bad but lacking sparkle) all hopes rested on Lexus’ new compact premium sedan to take the fight to the Germans in this most fiercely contested of segments

Panorama: GM’s world, as seen from above in Detroit Subsriber

15 January 2013

Panorama: GM’s world, as seen from above in Detroit

Acura (Honda) NSX Concept finally gets the interior it deserves Subsriber

15 January 2013

Mixed reviews of the Acura NSX concept that debuted here last year (we were relatively impressed, many designers thought it was dull and a missed opportunity) were always couched by the fact it had no interior

Nissan’s awesome Datsun models Subsriber

15 January 2013

Nissan’s awesome Datsun models

Maserati Quattroporte: bigger on the outside, better on the inside Subsriber

15 January 2013

Maserati’s Quattroporte disappointed us in the press photos. The car’s grown quite a lot, and appeared to have lost some of the previous generation’s character

Panorama: Maserati show stand personalisation zone Subsriber

15 January 2013

Maserati is making a big push in the States (and soon in China too) and its stand here in Detroit is the perfect example of the brand’s core values

Lexus IS interior: a new lead in the pursuit of perfection [w/video] Subsriber

15 January 2013

We’re impressed by the new IS

Video: Cadillac ELR with John P. Mack, Director of Design EREV Exteriors GM Subsriber

15 January 2013

Video: Cadillac ELR with John P. Mack, Director of Design EREV Exteriors GM