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The New 2012 Honda CR-V

Honda has just revealed details of its fourth generation CR-V model. Originally launched at the 1995 Tokyo Motor Show, the Honda CR-V was one of the first of the modern generation of ‘soft roaders’. The CR-V was designed primarily for on-road use, but with […]

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Teaser: 2012 Concept 17 Defender by Kahn Design

The team at Kahn Design, a British automotive aftermarket design studio based in Bradford, West Yorkshire, have just released this image of their forthcoming Land Rover Defender project. The blurb runs as follows: “Right from the outset, the elements that make the Concept 17 […]

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Mercedes-Benz Embarks on Campaign to Mark the Launch of the New A-Class

As well as covering automotive design and manufacture, AutoConception intends to document how the major automakers promote, market and brand their vehicles over different mediums of advertising. For example, last week we reported on how Toyota recently allied with global advertising agency Saatchi & […]

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The Trident Iceni: New British Sports Car Set to Debut at Salon Privé

British sports car maker, Trident, will display its all-new Iceni Grand Tourer at Salon Privé 2012, held at West London’s Syon Park from the 5 to 7 September. The Iceni will showcase Trident’s patented Torque Multiplication technology. With a top speed of nearly 200mph […]

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Mercedes-Benz Developing Vehicle-to-Vehicle Communication Systems

Mercedes-Benz Research & Development North America (MBRDNA) has revealed that it is supporting the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) Model Deployment. Officially launched yesterday in Ann Arbor, Michigan, it is said to be the largest connected vehicle field operational trial in the […]

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