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Top 10 Cars That Stayed True to Their Concept


During the past decade, the once fanciful concept car — never meant to see the light of day — has morphed into more of a design study for future products. Taking that notion to the next level, our editors have

Top 10 Cars That Stayed True to Their Concept

By David Thomas  on February 9, 2015

During the past decade, the once fanciful concept car — never meant to see the light of day — has morphed into more of a design study for future products. Taking that notion to the next level, our editors have

Recall Alert: 2014 BMW i8

By Jennifer Geiger  on December 8, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 200 model-year 2014 BMW i8 vehicles manufactured between May 16 and Sept. 16, 2014. The Problem: An improperly welded fuel tank bolt could cause a fuel leak, leading to a possible fire. The Fix: Dealers will inspect

Most-Watched Videos of the Week

By Matt Schmitz  on November 15, 2014

1. 2014 SEMA Show: 2015 Ford F-150 Concept 2. 2014 SEMA Show: Chevrolet Silverado High Desert Concept 3. 2014 SEMA Show: 2015 Ram 2500 Outdoorsman Concept 4. 2014 SEMA Show: 2015 TRD Tundra 5. 2014 BMW i8

2014 BMW i8 Video

By Matt Schmitz  on November 10, 2014

The 2014 BMW i8 is "a head-turner of epic proportions," says Cars.com reviewer Joe Wiesenfelder. "It is sporty, it is quick, especially if you consider that it is a plug-in gasoline electric hybrid." Watch the video for more. Watch on

How People React to the 2014 BMW i8

By David Thomas  on November 4, 2014

One huge side effect of testing new cars for a living is seeing peoples' reactions when you're piloting something that's either all new, never been seen before or something exotic or ultra-expensive. The BMW i8 is all of those things

Cars.com's Top 10 Most Anticipated Cars

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 7, 2014

Now that auto show season is over, the wait is over when it comes to seeing which new cars will hit dealerships soon, but now the real wait begins. More Top 10s There's plenty to look forward to, because there

More Electric Cars Than Ever, Still Not Available Everywhere

By Rick Popely  on March 11, 2014

As more manufacturers introduce electric cars, these battery-powered vehicles are becoming something people see on the road every day. At least in some parts of the country, they are. More Alternative Fuel News The number of purely electric vehicles offered

2014 BMW i8 Video

By Matt Schmitz  on November 25, 2013

Typically, concept cars either start as outrageous contrivances that retain little shock value upon production, or the "concept" is so close to production that there's little difference once it’s in showrooms. Cars.com reviewer Kelsey Mays says the 2014 BMW i8

2014 BMW i8: Up Close

By Aaron Bragman  on November 21, 2013

It's not every day that you can hop down to your favorite car dealer and drive home in a concept car, but BMW is making that possible with the introduction of the new 2014 i8 sports coupe. While it doesn't

2014 BMW i8 Photo Gallery (21 Photos)

By Matt Schmitz  on November 19, 2013

As promised when we saw the BMW i8 Spyder concept at last year's Los Angeles Auto Show, the production version of the high-performance hybrid plug-in has arrived for the 2014 model year, bowing this week at the City of Angels'