City Car

  • Honda and Kabuku unveil 3D printed micro commuter

    Honda has developed a short range ‘Micro Commuter’ electric vehicle for use by Japanese confectionary maker, Toshimaya. The car is a joint development with Kabuku Inc., and is based on an open innovation model which incorporates the idea of variable design platform. The car was… Continue reading »

  • MC-β EV is Honda's answer to Renault Twizy

    Honda has unveiled the MC-β, a new micro-sized city EV - a two-seater prototype with plastic body panels and a pipe frame chassis that is very similar to Renault Twizy. No exact specs were released, but according to Honda the MC-β is approximately 90 cm… Continue reading »

  • Yamaha unveils Gordon Murray designed MOTIV.e city car at the Tokyo Motor Show

    Yamaha has commissioned McLaren F1-designer Gordon Murray to design an alternative to the likes of smart fortwo and Toyota iQ. The result is called MOTIV.e, which incorporates Formula One heritage, inspiration from motorcycle design and the latest technology to deliver an exciting and high quality… Continue reading »

  • ECOmove QBEAK Electric City Car Revealed [VIDEO]

    A new automaker from Denmark called ECOmove has released details about their upcoming QBEAK electric city vehicle. This new compact electric city car features sliding doors, a panoramic glass roof and plastic body panels that can be easily replaced. The QBEAK is just 3metres long,… Continue reading »

  • Škoda Joyster Rendered, Launch In Early 2012

    Volkswagen will launch their new city car called either Lupo or Up! later this year. Skoda is also getting their version of this small city car, that will be called the Joyster. The Joyster will be almost identical to the Up!/Lupo, with some styling changes… Continue reading »

  • Aston Martin Announces Cygnet Launch Editions

    Aston Martin has confirmed launch details for the Cygnet city car. The Cygnet city car is based on the Toyota iQ, and will be available at first in two special launch edition models; White and Black. Both models are available with either standard manual or… Continue reading »

  • Rendered Speculation: Electric Renault City Car Based on Smart ForTwo

    Last April Daimler and Renault-Nissan announced a strategic alliance. The Renault-Nissan alliance will share its small diesel and petrol engine expertise and technology, which Mercedes-Benz use in the next-generation smart ForTwo. In return Daimler, will share its four- and six-cylinder engines with Nissan's luxury arm,… Continue reading »

  • Lotus City Car Concept

    Lotus City Car Approved for Production

    Lotus has confirmed their plans to build a production version of the City Car Concept that debuted at the Paris Motor Show. According to CAR Magazine, CEO Dany Bahar said that the City Car will arrive in production form in October 2013. Lotus will do… Continue reading »