Category Archives: Luxury Concept Cars

If you share our all-consuming passion for stalking the latest luxury car concepts, you have hit the right spot. Ferrari concept cars, Maserati concept cars, Lamborghini concept cars and other luxury concept cars can be found here. We know that a majority of these concepts will never see production, yet we cannot look away. So here are the dreams of auto designers and engineers before they are dashed. Will these concepts ever end up in our exotic rental car fleet?

The Peugeot Exalt Concept Mimics Sharkskin

Peugeot is back on the exotic car scene with its latest inspiration: The Peugeot Exalt concept. While this lady appears to be a long-legged BMW i8 blended with an Audi R8, she is a fierce peek at what the future of the marquee may hold. What is even more interesting is that you may want to pet her. The Peugeot Exalt concept at a glance: The two-tone exterior is predominantly bare steel, tapering off in the rear to a material that some say feels like sharkskin. It is a special textured material and I want to pet it. The overall … Continue reading

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The Sultry Ferrari F80 Concept

This could be the thirstiest looking Ferrari concept ever. The Ferrari F80 concept may have lost its limelight to the reality that is the LaFerrari, but this Prancing Horse most assuredly has got it going on in all the right places! Ferrari F80 concept The Ferrari F80 concept at a glance: She was designed by Italian Adriano Raeli. Raeli is an Art Center College of Design graduate with a passion for all that is fast and beautiful. The powertrain would be a hybrid system pairing a KERS with a combustion engine. The estimated result would sit at around 1,200 horses, … Continue reading

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Aston Martin SUV Plans Taking a Back Road

It seems there will not be an Aston Martin SUV in the foreseeable future. While a plethora of luxury brands have opted to create and concept SUVs when they are known for sports cars or grand touring vehicles, Aston Martin is passing at this point to focus on coach building and perfecting its next-generation of exotic sports cars.  Should the 007 brand venture into building luxury SUVs? Is the world ready for an Aston Martin SUV offering?  Because Aston Martin is backing out of the SUV race, rumors are flying. Is the brand avoiding a lucrative opportunity or are they … Continue reading

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Jaguar F-Type Project 7 is Sexy

Now that the Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicles Operations division has been formed, they are using ninja focus to perfect the sexy Jaguar F-Type Project 7 car. She is looking somewhat like the Jaguar XKR-S GT, which is not a bad thing. The Jaguar F-Type Project 7 car has a pouty mouth and thirsty but nonaggressive air intakes. The shape is somewhat reminiscent of an Aston Martin, understated and elegant while still managing to be sporty. She is forming into a very attractive speedster, but let us examine what is lurking in the power and performance arenas to be sure. … Continue reading

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The Exotic Sports Car Powered by Renewable Energy: Quant e-Sportlimousine

There are hybrids, electric vehicles and even self-driving cars on the roads today. The Quant e-Sportlimousine is taking things to a whole new level with flow-cell energy storage technology. Yes, a vehicle powered by something quite new has been given the green light in Europe to begin production. A saltwater powered vehicle…does it get any greener than that? The Quant e-Sportlimousine will fuel itself with renewable energy. Ok, so they are not exactly pumping seawater into the tank, but it is still very futuristic.   The Nanoflowcell Quant e-Sportlimousine at a glance: She emerged at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. … Continue reading

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The McLaren P1 GTR is Out to Prove Why More Power Looks Better

Because the standard McLaren P1 hyperbeast may not be powerful enough for some, with just 890 horsepower, the McLaren P1 GTR is coming. This rendering has emerged of the new sibling, looking somewhat similar to the Lamborghini Veneno from her rear. It looks like McLaren is gearing up to dazzle yet again this year, showing no signs of slowing to a stop in the new products department. The rumor is that this is the rendering of the McLaren P1 GTR that was sent to current P1 owners. They will be the only people permitted to place an order for one.  … Continue reading

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The First Philippines Supercar? Meet the Aureio Concept

What has a handmade chassis, carbon fiber and scissor doors? It is the very first Philippines supercar concept, the Aurelio. It is still a concept in its infancy, but high hopes have been attached to this endeavor as it would launch the Philippines into the supercar arena. The looks are not terrible for a brand new idea, though there is a bit of a road ahead of this little lady before she is ready to accelerate alongside the longstanding players. The Aurelio is coated in a feisty yellow and appears thirsty.  At this stage in the game, the startup is being … Continue reading

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The Elemental RP1 Makes an Appearance at Goodwood FOS

When it lacks a roof, windshield and the seats were not designed for comfort—you know it is fast. The Elemental RP1 is gracing the greens of the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed in all of its diminutive carbon fiber-laden glory. Engineered for extreme speed and power, this little lady will attract her fair share of attention even surrounded by the likes of the LaFerrari and the Koenigsegg One. Details for the Elemental RP1 state that she is intended for both the road and the track, though she certainly has the stripped-down look of a track lady and wouldn’t exactly be … Continue reading

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Lexus LF-LC Gets Green Light for Unplanned Production

It appears that the Lexus LF-LC concept was an unplanned pregnancy. Intended to generate interest and feel out the future market, the Lexus LF-LC received so much love that the company has given it the green light for the production line rather than aborting any plans. Now the first-ever Lexus supercar, the LFA, will have a similar sibling! The concept version of the Lexus LF-LC emerged at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show. The production version of this red hot lady will offer two powertrain options: a naturally aspirated V8 engine or a V6 hybrid. The Lexus LF-LC at a glance: … Continue reading

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Spyker B6 Venator Spyder Cleared for Production

It is an exciting day for Spyker fans, as it has been announced that there will be a topless version of the sexy B6 Venator hitting production! The Spyker B6 Venator spyder has received the green light thanks to such a warm reception of its coupe counterpart back at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. Pricing for the B6 Venator coupe is expected to start around $135k with the convertible version 10k north of that. The concept version of the Spyker B6 Venator on display at a show. Possible production form of the B6? Tragically, many supercar concepts show up at … Continue reading

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