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Hydra Design Labs to Debut Endurance EV Pick-Up

Hydra Design Labs collaborated with Lordstown Motors on the new Endurance EV pickup, including the interior, exterior – plus CAD design surfacing, scale modeling, and full-size prototyping.

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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.

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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.


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2020 Toyota Supra – Fast Forms with Street Cred

The Supra does send a message - this is anything but boring, so be prepared to be excited! In short, is the quickest of any production car Toyota has manufactured. This fulfills the promise of design with actual street credibility.

Panunzio, The Drive, And The Talent

Like Thom Panunzio, countless professionals in the music industry have an affinity for rolling works of art. Sadly, Thom Panunzio's cars are now little more than charred metal carcasses. Nevertheless, Thom's love for distinct autos doesn't skip a beat.

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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.