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nov 23, 2010

peugeot ex1

to celebrate their 200th anniversary, the french car maker peugeot developed a new concept car that merges its motorcycle and automotive expertise in the ex1. the lightweight car features two seats and no top with power coming from 4 wheel mounted electric motors that add up to 340 horsepower. the exterior design is quite dramatic with a large front air intake, side scoops and low-profile wind screen. while the car won’t likely see a production line, the prototypes constructed by peugeot are said to have achieved excellent results.

http://www.peugeot.com

  • damn love it!

    Hussain says:
  • The best proposal of all aero cars.

    g.n. says:
  • Peugeot really cranks out a lot of hot-looking concept cars. They must employ a lot of really talented designers.

    Dan says:
  • Wicked renders!! makes the otehrs look like high school output!

    Ian says:
  • so complicated! all those details will create a lot of drag and noise. concept for eyes.

    carbonated says:
  • Nice to see the new Lleida-Alguaire Airport (Catalonia) as a background for the pictures.

    mz says:
  • inspired on tron?

    cj says:
  • nice helmet

    robin says:
  • Awesome design, I wonder if any of the [url=http://www.canvasartprint.co.uk/category/281-cars-canvas-art-prints.aspx]car canvas[/url] features will make it into an actual road car though.

    jimothy says:
  • speed racer!

    philly says:
  • robin :
    The helmet is a Ruby.

    Bessè says:
  • What hell is this???? I see PEUGEOT crap PROTOTYPES all the time and they all suck. AMERICAN MUSCLE CARS are the best.

    BOOM BOOM BOOM says:
  • Peugeot put out a lot of beautiful concepts, only wish they put as much effort into the actual road cars

    Toks says:
  • thank you for your comments. It was a great pleasure to work on this project.

    olivier gamiette EX1 exterior designer says:
  • I love it!!!!

    Leé says:
  • Boom are you referring to the cars built by the American motor industry which are so good that nobody anywhere was buying any and the entire industry collapsed into complete freefall and had to be bailed out by the government? Or the US muscle cars that were still using wishbone suspension late into the 20th century? The same suspension used for centuries on carts pulled by animals.
    I concede that American muscle cars can look good and certainly sound great – but the build quality is poor at best and the road handling a dangerous joke in the 21st Century.
    I do wonder why car manufacturers spend so much time, effort and money on these radical prototypes which then get watered down to mediocrity by marketing and management monkeys.

    Spankster says:
  • I don’t understand these car/motorcycle designs.. Any one who truly enjoys riding motorcycles would not derive similar pleasure from driving these things.. Honestly, I think they’re in-practical and inferior designs that take away from both auto and motorcycle design. Instead, car designs should be melded with helicopter & jet designs.. This would be much more interesting, avant-garde & truly an impressive concept.

    Nick petronzio says:
  • Olivier: Very creative, unique and inspiring. Do wish more great ideas would reach production. would love to see more of your work.

    Brent Blake says:
  • Hands up if anyone thinks that it looks like the batmobile front to back!

    Carlito says:
  • Carlito, you beat me to it! I was going to say, this ought to be the next batmobile!

    G. says:
  • I would be proud to meet Batman and to present him this real and incredible machine . try to hear its engine noise on youtube website, unbelievable !. some of other projects I designed are Peugeot B1k (hybrid bycicle concept) and Peugeot Treeglow (christmas tree). you could find them on internet. Thank you for your comments.

    olivier gamiette EX1 exterior designer says:
  • No rear fender, slinging road grime up over the back of the car is a deal-breaker! If the dealer can add some kind of tire-wiping blade across the back-side of the tread, then maybe I won’t laugh at the design… Besides, I don’t like the front-clip. It just doesn’t transcend typical sports car design in the same way that the rest of the car does.

    BkWdsDrftr says:
  • well I agree with you that the back and sides look like they’ve taken a leap forward but the front still looks fairly conventional. seems like all the out-of the-box thinking went to the sides and back… still a great looking machine though!
    …. not sure abt the dealer sticking bits on the car; is that what dealers do where you’re from?

    Carlito says:
  • Pointless

    E P Jameson says:
  • Beautiful design. I only disagree with the way it tapers down towards the back…maybe less would be better? Purely a personal taste in shape.

    This could become a production vehicle (with a roof) with minimal change…and would sell like mad! 🙂

    Matthew says:
  • Bravo Maestro !
    This is pure talent.
    A great demonstration made by Peugeot.
    A plus for the brand’s credibility.

    geza jans says:
  • looks like the batmobile

    alex says:
  • now this is one mean looking, fast moving machine.

    vedette says:
  • i like it

    feroze jamal says:

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