The Sports Ride concept from Yamaha and Gordon Murray Design may be headed for production. It uses an innovative carbon fiber chassis called iStream by GMD.
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Formula 1 and car design legend Gordon Murray has a lot to say about what might “fix” Formula 1, and he’s outlined it here.
Shell is teaming up with legendary designer Gordon Murray and engine specialist Geo Technology to create a Project M city car which will be optimized for urban transportation in the cities of the future. Murray has been fascinated by future transport solutions for several years, including a collaboration with Yamaha back in 2013 that resulted […]
Suddenly, every high end automobile manufacturer in the world wants to have the biggest, baddest hybrid super car on the planet. McLaren is building the P1, a V-8, 850 hp hybrid, which Ferrari will counter with its 900 hp V-12 hybrid, the LaFerrari. And Porsche is going ahead with its V-8, 884 hp plug-in hybrid, the […]
Another motorcycle company is eye-balling the car business as MOTIV.e marks the birth of the 2015 Yamaha electric car, designed by F1 legend Gordon Murray!
Remember the Gordon Murray-designed T.27 and T.27 electric city vehicles? Well those vehicles were built to demonstrate Murray’s new iStream design and assembly system, designed to streamline production. Yamaha announced that it would be the first automaker to embrace Murray’s system, producing a line of gas and electric-powered city cars aimed at Europe. The Yamaha […]
The name Gordon Murray may mean something to you if you are a fan of Formula One racing. If not, well just know that this race car designer has penned some of the world’s most memorable supercars. Now he is using his skills to help solve the problem of sustainable transportation. His electric sports car, the Teewave AR1, certainly looks fast. Too bad it’s slower than a Prius.
In any discussions about who has the sharpest, alien-brain mind in the history of automotive design, Gordon Murray‘s name is bound to get dropped. Murray designed a number of innovative Formula 1 cars over a career spanning more than two decades – one among the many was the infamous Brabham Fan Car, which was so […]
Batman, aka Bruce Wayne, aka the Dark Knight, is the world-renowned DC comics superhero who is notable for having no superpowers…but a lot of money. So if any superhero can make a hydrogen-powered supercar, it’s Batman. This car was designed by a real-life superstar, Formula 1 race car designer Gordon Murray. Murray, who is also […]