The 5 Coolest Concept Cars from the Detroit Motor Show
The New Year has many new developments in every industry and especially the auto industry has shown some exciting new concepts which are taking their achievements on some very high peaks. The most favorite show of the auto motors history ‘the Detroit show’ was back this year with some very fantastic and blusterous developments and some of the very stunning concepts have been released this year.
For the latest products and concept cars for this year everyone was desperately waiting for the Detroit show and finally when it was held it had made people amazed with some extra ordinary developments and the latest concepts are truly amazing in their unique and class.
The cars revealed by different auto making companies were really amazing and almost every company can be said to have proven their promises very nicely because every newly arrived car has received a good response from the public side and the concept of different companies have also touched the heart of peoples thus made them desperate to wait for those cars. in this article I am not going to give you the details of some of the very eye catching concept cars which have been showed in this show.
1. Audi e-Tron
Audi has shown a very dashing future electric sports car which has been claimed to be the most unique sports car with ultra dashing style and cuts. The previous version of this model was based on the Audi R8 which was one of the blusterous hits of the previous year but for this new concept the developers are claiming that it will be completely different from the other models brought from Audi and the uniqueness has received huge round of applause from the audience side. This beautifully designed eco muscle car is expected to come till 2012 and its engine is powered by 42.4 kilowatt-hour liquid cooled lithium ion battery which supports 4 motors producing 313 horse power, and it also goes from 0-60 in 4.8 seconds which sounds really impressive.
Cadillac has been very famous for developing some fabulous old school luxury cars to give a tough competition to their European competitors and this time in the Detroit 2010 they have proved themselves once again with the new XTS platinum concept. The GM’s aim behind the production of this car is to bring a new luxury sedan as your ‘personal Headquarter’ which can carry home like comfort to five people. Other than the style and beauty the specifications are also pretty amazing. It will come with OLED (organic light-emitting diode) that would be the replacement for the traditional screens and along with that the 3.6L V6 direct-injected gasoline engine is for the hybrid system. The total output of this car will be 350hp and 295 lb-ft of torque and the performance is more enhanced with the magnetic ride control (MRC).
This is a very nice concept by Hyundai which is its first electric driven technology based car which is based on the same Blue Drive architecture that the company unveiled at 2008 Los Angeles show. This is a very strong parallel hybrid system which is capable to drive the car on electric power only. According to the developers claim it can solely run on its battery for 20 to 40 miles which really sounds impressive.
This concept by BMW is of a very new and complete electric car which will be based on 1 series coupe. The capabilities of this car are just awesome and it is also one of the BMW’s great attempts for the eco friendly developments. The power of this car comes from an electric motor which gives a performance up to 170hp. This sparkling Concept E allows you to go from 0-37mph in 4.5 seconds and from 0-62mph in 9 seconds. The total driving range of this car is 100mph after just one charge which is just fantastic.
This can be said as a wakeup call for the mini car developers because this concept is going to be a blast from GMs side. The size of this car is a bit larger and spacious model from the Chevrolet’s side. It carries some very fast and furious looks and the 19 inch wheels really look awesome. It is very efficient with 1.4L turbo charged unit making 138 hp. This car is also claimed to be very much eco friendly with a very dashing blue color.
Thus from the above mentioned concept cars we can guess that the future of cars is going to be very good and more efficient cars will be seen in the coming years. From the revealing of concept cars it can be seen that the competition between the auto making companies is rising and this increase in heat will surely bring some remarkable developments for the customers.