over the last 12 months we have covered many exciting new entries in the car scene, from an electrified porsche 935 to the formula one inspired aston martin supercar, passing by the high performance BMW XM concept and a shape-shifting audi e-roadster.
continuing our TOP 10 round-ups of 2021, we look back at 10 car stories that attracted our and, most importantly, designboom readers’ attention over the past 12 months.
known for its three-wheeler roadsters, vanderhall USA is back with an off-road electric vehicle. dubbed the vanderhall brawley, this is the first 4-wheel-drive the company has unveiled since its inception in 2010.
‘we have a history as trail-blazers in the design and manufacturing industry, and we are excited to announce one of our most revolutionary creations to date: the 4-wheel brawley™,’ the company said. ‘constructed with the same uncompromising commitment to quality that typifies all vanderhall vehicles, the brawley™ is the first ever fully enclosed all-electric side by side. with its unibody chassis, smooth handling and massive tires, the brawley™ promises to provide an off-roading experience like no other.’
bisimoto engineering, a californian company dedicated to building fantastic porsche models, has unveiled its latest project — the so-called moby X. designed in collaboration with ACRONYM co-founder, errolson hugh, and concept design artist, khyzyl salem, this concept car is 100% electric and inspired on the famous porsche 935 moby dick of the late 70s.
debuting at monterey car week 2021, AUDI revealed the skysphere concept – the first of three future design vehicles. the electric-powered, two-door convertible shines the spotlight on the brand’s new design direction, focusing on creating captivating mobility experiences through the exterior and interior. two different driving experiences are on offer – an autonomous grand touring and self-driving sports modes – that uses a variable wheelbase to expand and shrink the car accordingly.