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Concept SUV cars: SUVs for the future to come

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From virtual to reality and back again, answering the call of makers and owners of automobile industries, designers racking and fostering ideas and concepts into tangible artifacts lies the future of automobiles. Below are some concept SUV cars that will interest you.

SUZUKI E SURVIVOR ELECTRIC SUV CONCEPT

Suzuki has revealed the new e-Survivor Concept car in a set of renders which was ahead of its debut in the 10th month. The Japanese car manufacturer unveiled this concept on October 28th 2017. One thing the e Survivor is not, is subtle.

The Avatar-blue LED alloys wheels are fitted to a ladder structure frame which lifts the car a couple of feet off the floor. Despite the chunky robust looks it has a tiny, narrow bonnet and mini rear end/boot, because the frame takes up all the space. With certain cars you can pin down a target audience but for the E Survivor, it’s really hard to narrow it down. It’s not even the exterior that is the most baffling of Suzuki’s design.

The interior is packed full of technology and features which makes it look unlike any car we’ve seen. The e-Survivor is apparently supposed to represent SUVs that Suzuki will produce up to100 years from now.

If that is the case then certain technology will really not have progressed too far. The car still has a traditional steering wheel, still mostly looks like a car and isn’t as wonderfully futuristic or ambitious as concepts such as the Renault Symbioz, which is essentially a living room on wheels.

FORD BRONCO

From specific points, the Bronco did not look like a machine built out of a strong square of aluminum. The front height was made out of strong, basic components: round lights, and rectangular grille bars, with the “Mustang” token focused in striking kind.

The squared-off side profile uncovered the solid relationship to the original in overall form. Solid chamfers that kept running from nose to beltline to tail went about as solid visual connectors between adjacent surfaces.

The inside was spartan: a basic steel chunk formed the IP, while the steering wheel was finely machined with a wood rim. Circular simple instruments supplemented the steering wheel as a contradiction to the solid rectangular components in the inside – including the level glass as the front and sides. The rooftop was additionally made of glass for a full allencompassing perspective of nature.

Looking back on the design from a decade later, there was a kind of sophistication to the design of this latter-day Bronco. However, it remains to be seen if Ford research will sense a strong enough market for a Bronco for a new generation. Given the success of the latest, global Mustang, we wouldn’t bet against it, to capitalize on the retro fever created by the wider availability of the resurrected muscle car.

MERCEDES BENZ ENER-G-FORCE

A cool design study from Mercedes-Benz demonstrates how the genes of the classic off-roader from 1979 may still assert themselves in the far future. The Ener-GForce is the vision of an off-roader that, while reflecting tomorrow’s adventures, also invokes the genes of the Mercedes-Benz off-road icon, the G model. Modern and cool, it could also be a clue about a new beginning for the off-road design idiom of Mercedes-Benz.

“Patrol Vehicle 2025”, the shape of the civilian Ener-GForce is modelled after the G-Class, the off-road icon whose continuous history goes all the way back to the 1970s and that to this very day still tackles the future as a stylistically and technologically advanced SUV.

The Ener-G-Force stores recycled water in tanks on the roof, and transfers it to the “hydro-tech converter”, where natural and renewable resources are converted into hydrogen for operating the fuel cells. The EnerG-Force emits nothing but water, has an operating range of about 800 kilometers and as a result truly is a green car. Four wheel-center engines, whose yield for every individual wheel is adjusted unequivocally to the separate territory by elite gadgets, give the pulling power.

Changes in the shade of the light of the side skirts show the working and charge status of the vitality packs. The general bundle of this plan show is a perfect thing – elaborately and practically.

FORD XPLOR

The brain child of TJ Vaninetti, the Ford Xplor concept is an effort by the designer to make the heavy gasguzzling SUVs soft on the environment. Ford Xplor is an all-electric concept designed to run on in-wheel electric motors and features drive-by-wire, accident avoidance system, and a design that surpasses the conventional SUVs as greatest does the least. Also, relocating engines to the wheel hubs has given the designer free rein to the play with the space.

As a result, front glass has been extended down to the footwell that gives the passenger better view of the road ahead. Apart from these, the all-electric SUV features a unique front bonnet design, reduced mass as well as 33” tires and a full 11” ground clearance, making it ideal safari for off roads and rough terrains.

Bugatti Grand Colombier

Ondrej Jirec, known for his innovative collection of concepts, has come up with a grand style, grand pace idea for a Bugatti SUV. The Grand Colombier evokes a sense of adventure and technology over nature.

This car, as one of the stunning stuffs from Jirec, comes with near-invisible headlamps, a scalloped horseshoe shapes and themes in the fender profiles, and a layered tailgate design. Ondrej Jirec, a graduate of Art Center College of Design, has created more fascinating masterpieces that looks distinctly modern and futuristic for auto brands to capitalize on. His work showcases a masterful understanding of surfacing and transition as well as brand and heritage.

This new Bugatti Grand Colombier is indeed an eye-opener that takes one’s breath when looked upon and stands out among its contemporaries in the SUV categories of automobiles.

 

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Electric cars set to hit the road in 2019

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With far advancement in the development of electric cars by Automakers, considerable number of electric cars shall hit the roads in 2019 for enjoyable drive. Improvements in performance along with their range and available features that make them desirable choices is getting better with each new year.

There are some exciting new electric cars to be released onto the auto market for the upcoming year. If you’re not yet a fan of these eco-friendly vehicles, there might be something on the horizon that may change your mind. This mode of power is a burgeoning wave of the future in automotive technology and we expect what is now a small ripple to become a tsunami in its magnitude in a decade to come.

Here are the best electric cars for 2019 that you may consider to drive.

 

Audi E-tron Sportback (2019)

The Audi E tron Sportback made an initial appearance at the Shanghai motor show in 2017. The concept car was a sneak peek at what would be coming down the road in 2019. It’s about the same size as the brand’s Audi A7, along with the coupe styling feature, but there will be a few notable changes. The driving position will be raised and it will assume a more aggressive stance and detailing as seen in SUV styling. If you’re concerned about the power, it comes with three electric motors that will boost the hp to 486 and when you accelerate, you’ll move from 0 to 62 in about four and a half seconds.

 

Jaguar XJ (2019)

Jaguar is getting ready for the reveal of the new XJ for 2019, which will replace its XJ luxury car with an all-electric platform and no offerings for diesel or petrol alternatives. It’s the car that kicks off a new chapter in the story of the automaker. Jaguar will offer a five door hatch model which is a departure from the four door saloon.

 

Mini E (2019)

This will be the new revelation for the Mini experimental car that was produced in 2009 and 2010. Early models were only let out in a limited number for the purpose of testing trials. With the perfected version that is coming some ten years later, the fully electric new 2019 Mini E is poised to go on sale to the public with a more generous supply available. They’ve redesigned the previous experimental with a new type of battery technology that is a vast improvement over the original.

 

Tesla Model 3 (2019)

Elon Musk’s vision is coming to a dealership near you with Model 3 all electric car for 2019. In fact, if you’re interested in owning one for yourself, now is the time to place your order because the right hand versions are scheduled to start production in 2019. The Model 3 will offer a ton of premium options that you’d expect to find in the Mercedes C class, the Audi Ar and the BMW luxuries, but for a far more affordable price tag of $35K in British pounds.

 

Volvo XC40 Electric (2019)

Volvo is throwing its hat into the ring with their first all-electric car for 2019. The chassis of their smaller SUV will take its inspiration from the new XC40. Volvo’s playing coy with this new line for the brand and they’re not yet releasing any other details so we’ll have to wait until the spycams can pick up a little more info.

 

Nissan IDS (2019) all-electric concept with autonomous features

Nissan will have a new all electric with some amazing new technology in the EV arena. Achieving a leading position in current automotive technology, the Nissan brand is surging ahead with an integration of advanced vehicle control with new innovative safety technologies. They’ve synthesized all this with the most recent in AI technology to create a new form of autonomous drive technology that boasts a practical approach that is applied to real world driving scenarios. Taking the lead in such a serious manner is going to cause a chain reaction among the competition and they’ll all have to step up their games to keep up. The concept car was unveiled in 2017 with production scheduled for the 2019/2020 market year.

 

Audi Q6 e-tron quattro SUV (2019)

The Q6 e-tron Quattro SUV made its first appearance to the world as a concept at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. Tesla had thrown down the gauntlet and Audi was obliged to answer with this new all electric model that called them on the Tesla X. The brand has some serious plans to produce between 2 to 3 million of these by 2025. They claim that the Q6 will offer a range of over 310 miles on a single charge and it’s slated to come at a price tag of $75K.

 

Porsche Mission E (2019)

The Mission E is the first all-electric vehicle bearing the Porsche branding. The concept vehicle features an impressive design that is awing onlookers getting their first glance and it’s been honored with the Concept Car Design of the Year at the 2016 Geneva International Motor Show. In a slick move to try to keep up with what is believed to be a new Porsche phenomenon, Elon Musk’s crew scooped up the designer that is responsible for the interior or the Mission E. It is estimated that the all-electric car will produce a range of more than 310 miles on a full charge, but that’s not the most impressive aspect of the new Mission E. The acceleration is rumored to be pegged at just 3.5 seconds from 0 to 60 mph. It is incredible speed and evidence of how far they’ve come in EV technology with regards to performance. The new charging system for the Mission E uses an 800 volt format that gives it an 80% charge in a scant 15 minutes. Porsche plans to produce 20,000 of these units a year.

 

Mercedes-Benz Generation EQ (2019)

The new Generation EQ is also a first for Mercedes-Benz. The first to be totally built by the manufacturer from the ground up in an all-electric format, that is. Previous models features Tesla power trains but that’s a thing of the past with the Generation EQ. This car is the Mercedes response to the Jaguar I-Pace. It’s estimated to offer a range of 310 miles on a full charge. It’s one of the less expensive and smaller Mercedes offerings in an all-electric SUV platform only, and the price is expected to be set around $55,000.

 

Aston Martin RapidE (2019)

The new Aston Martin RapidE is their version of the all-electric variant of the RapidE luxury Sedan. The company collaborated with LeEco and took investment on the development from a Chinese group of investors associated with Faraday Future to speed the production timeline. The new RapidE all electric for 2019 will have a 200 mile range with over 800 horsepower and it will sell for $200,000 to $250,000. It will be a luxury vehicle that is rumored to come with the stated price with guesses all the way down to $40,000, but seriously doubting this.

 

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