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Two out of three ain’t bad at Mitsubishi

22 November 2013

Arguably, Mitsubishi’s design has lacked a consistent direction of late, but Masaki Matsuhara – who became styling director in October 2010 – is aiming to resolve that with a series of concepts expressing a new face and 360-degree identity

Suzuki Crosshiker concept surprises and delights

22 November 2013

Following on from the widely admired Regina concept from 2011, the Suzuki Crosshiker takes its predecessor’s form language and applies it to a delightfully compact crossover

Porsche Macan lays claim to mid-size premium SUV crown

22 November 2013

We clearly didn’t get the memo, because we were quite surprised to see the Macan in Tokyo

Lexus RC galvanises brand’s design resurgence

22 November 2013

It's testimony to Lexus’s current design flair and bold surface language that many designers asked us of the RC, “is it a production preview?”

Daihatsu does cool and detached

21 November 2013

Daihatsu might be a vaguely defined brand from a production design perspective but it has a strong record of concepts at the Tokyo show that punch well above their weight

Nissan IDx Freeflow & Nismo – a closer look

21 November 2013

We like nice surprises at CDN and Nissan provided not one but two at the 2013 Tokyo show

Toyota FCV WTF?

21 November 2013

Toyota FCV WTF?

Nissan BladeGlider – an unconventional Uma Thurman kind of beauty

21 November 2013

Nissan’s preview photos of its Blade Glider revealed before its official Tokyo show unveil piqued good interest at CDN Towers, and seeing the innovative three-seater in the flesh only enhanced our positive thoughts about the concept

New Mini 3: The end of car design as we know it?

20 November 2013

98 millimetres longer and 44 millimetres wider than the car it replaces, on the face of it the only surprising thing about the third generation of BMW Mini is that it is 7mm taller than the car it replaces

I’m a (Suzuki) Hustler baby

20 November 2013

Take a Toyota FJ, look at it through the wrong end of a telescope and add a little anime to its detailing and you wouldn’t be far from the Suzuki Huslter