1. Geneva Motor Show 2013: Alfa Romeo Gloria concept
Created with the help of design studio IED, the saloon concept is said to represent “The sports spirit and Italian style" of the Alfa Romeo brand. 20 design students dreamt up the curvaceous chassis with iconic shield-shaped grille at centre stage with leather strips at the front that, “Recall the memorable leather straps for the luggage compartments of the brand’s historic cars.” A project that Alfa Romeo hopes will influence future saloons,the Gloria measures in at 4700mm long, 1920mm wide and 1320mm tall and will pack a V6 or V8 biturbo engine under the hood to power through the traffic.
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From the moment Mr Ford started building for the masses, technology has played a vital role in the automotive industry. Most commonly associated with safety features, car tech has also made driving a more pleasant experience.
From the carphone of the 80's to something as simple as windscreen wipers, technology has been making sure we have to do less, and with less effort. This may sound like technology is taking away the joy from driving, we think not, and to prove it we've got a list of the most desirable and tech-filled concept cars shown off at the Geneva Motor Show 2013, CES 2013 the Detroit Motor Show 2013 plus some of the futuristic rides we are still waiting to see.