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Syd Mead Passes On and Sets the Bar High

The world is a little less dynamic and colorful with the passing of design icon and futurist, Syd Mead. Fortunately, Syd's brilliant works and his influence will be felt by all of us for ages to come.

  • McLaren Speedtail

McLaren Speedtail Blends Beauty and Pioneering Tech

At almost 5.2 metres long, the carbon-fibre-bodied three-seat Speedtail Hyper GT is the most aerodynamically drag efficient McLaren ever, showcasing lightweight engineering.

  • toyota mirai 2021

Mirai Concept Rebooted with Cutting-Edge Design

Toyota has revealed the second-generation Mirai, rebooted as a premium sedan with cutting-edge design, technology and driving performance. The 2020 Mirai and will deliver a significant evolution of Toyota’s hydrogen FCEV powertrain technology.


  • Syd Mead Visual Futurist

Syd Mead Stikes Again, Gone But Not Forgotten

With the passing of design legend and visual futurist Syd Mead, AutoDesignO is honoring him by sharing his interview from the summer 2010. Enjoy Syd's creative take on visual futurism, design, and engineering.

  • Bentley Continental GT First Edition

Bentley Continental GT First Edition Meets 007

For 2020, the Bentley Continental GT First Edition fits with the creative vision that Ian Fleming was well-known for. Beauty, power, and the gadgets makes this third generation number one.

  • Los Angeles Auto Show 2019

Los Angeles Auto Show Transitions Into Tomorrow

The 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show has a bit of everything. But, the emphasis is clearly shifting to new technology. Can the designs keep pace and fairly represent these new advances? Or, is the industry happy with the way things are?