Reinvent the wheels: designing new versions of old cars

Its fame was hugely amplified by a star appearance in the 1967 Hollywood film The Graduate, with Dustin Hoffman, but it didn’t need such publicity for success. Its basic excellence and loss-making Alfa Romeo’s inability to replace it caused it to live on for 27 years, in an increasingly adulterated form, before being replaced in … Continue reading Reinvent the wheels: designing new versions of old cars

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1970 Lancia Stratos Zero HF Prototype, designed by Bertone….

1970 Lancia Stratos Zero HF Prototype , designed by Bertone. Image via Modern Design . A daring car with a daring badge. Don’t have space for the kind of ‘S’ you want? Just rotate it 90°! Why the apostrophe, though? Source: 1970 Lancia Stratos Zero HF Prototype, designed by Bertone....

ICON 4×4’s “Derelict” 1966 Ford Bronco

A custom build with a rebel spirit. After customizing a vintage gem , Los Angeles-based company ICON 4×4 ’s did it again with another retro treasure that is truly one-of-a-kind. This time, the company partnered with renowned photographer Shane Russeck on a special campaign. Source: ICON 4×4’s “Derelict” 1966 Ford Bronco

Mercedes-Benz Vision EQ Silver Arrow Concept Car

http://www.beautifullife.info/automotive-design/mercedes-benz-vision-eq-silver-arrow-concept-car/ Mercedes-Benz Vision EQ Silver Arrow Concept Car Looking to the past can inspire the future, as it did with the sleek silver beauty Mercedes-Benz unveiled at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Source: Mercedes-Benz Vision EQ Silver Arrow Concept Car

Fiat 500 Spiaggina

Designed by Garage Italia and Pininfarina It's been a while since our last post in " Cars " flow and we really like to keep it clean for beautiful examples of automotive industry. Here is another eye-catching sample worth for being outside, near the beach. Source: Fiat 500 Spiaggina

1955 Ferrari 500 Mondial Series II

1955 Ferrari 500 Mondial Series II Ferrari is synonymous with the V12 engine, but a whole host of cars from the Prancing Horse have had motors with fewer cylinders. Known as the Admiral's Mondial, this 1955 Mondial Series II has a 2-liter four-cylinder motor, which became legendary on the racetrack. Source: 1955 Ferrari 500 Mondial … Continue reading 1955 Ferrari 500 Mondial Series II

Nobe 100

Nobe 100 Three-Wheel Electric Car

Price: $Upon Request | Buy | Link The Nobe 100 is a three-wheeled electric city car with a beautiful retro design. The car will be made entirely from reusable or recycled parts and has an upgrade system in place to ensure longevity. Source: Nobe 100 Three-Wheel Electric Car

Horst P. Horst, Dress by Mainbocher, 1936

Chicago weather by Neal Kumar

Chicago weather by Neal Kumar Neal Kumar: Photos Source: Chicago weather by Neal Kumar

Ecology Icons

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The Dukes.

Personal project, shot at studio using scale car model and doing effects on camera. Source: The Dukes.