Well, the most extreme elegance cars at Villa d’Este. As a high mass automotive design, the Villa d’Este hosts like every year its lot of concepts and style studies. For the Concepts of The Elegance 2012, it this time still to announce the trend in the coming years. Overview in pictures, with our exclusive gallery.
The attention is mostly captured by the first two large for the 2012 Edition. Aston Martin left run the rumors, to finally unveil its Aston Martin AM310 prototype, intended to announce the DBS. BMW had nothing left filter of the BMS Zagato concept, developed based on Z4. Discussed in detail on this collaboration.
The others were already known. Since year last for some, as the concept Jaguar Bertone B99, or the Alfa Romeo 4C, which was required to ensure a presence, as a regional event. As production in series, very close, is expected from end of 2013. This is the traditional part concepts aligned in the competition.
For the rest, it is a sign of the times. While the pencil is spectacular, even daring for the Lexus LF – LC or Giugiaro Brivido. Or almost transparent for the very refined Pininfarina Cambiano. But even that studies Ford Evos or Rimac One, they are all alternative methods of propulsion. Hybrids or all-electric. The requirements of the design have always or almost joined those of aerodynamics. Those of efficiency are not far. Sign of the times, the competition getting greener this year.