Geneva international motor show was held on 7th March, 2017 and some of the best concept cars were the part of this great motor show. It was the 87th Geneva motor show and this motor show is considered to be the best auto show in Europe. The 2017 edition of this motor show is considered to be the best show as from Bentley to Citroen, from Hyundai to Vanda, from Peugeot to Toyota all the famous brands revealed their concept cars at the motor show and left people mesmerized.
Motor shows are always considered to be the best place to show the best concept cars as the manufacturer needs a review to further improve or to give a second thought about their idea of a production model. All of the vehicles that were the part of the show were simply outclass, they all have an impressive design, outstanding engine, and latest technological features.
Here are some of the best concept cars from the 2017 Geneva international motor show.
Best Concept Cars – Bentley EXP 12 Speed 6e
Bentley EXP 12 Speed 6e is one of the concept cars that was revealed in the 2017 Geneva international motor show. This vehicle is a convertible vehicle and has 2 passengers capability. The design of the vehicle is simply outstanding, the exterior is like the sports vehicle design.
The design of the vehicle was inspired by contemporary architecture and it has an aircraft fuselages and the geometry of the natural world. The interior of the vehicle is simply an eye-catcher as they used an innovative material and latest technology in the vehicle. The company used a red leather in the interior and a huge glass is fitted in the center console.
It is an electric motor and its engine is powerful that produces a phenomenal level of torque. It has the fastest charging and great acceleration. The car can be charged through the plug-in and the charging port is hidden behind the rear license plate and the company claimed that this vehicle can be charged through wireless induction.
Citroen C-Aircross Concept
Citroen C-Aircross Concept is a car concept that was revealed at the 2017 Geneva international motor show. It is an SUV that gives a new concept to the SUVs and has an elegant design. The exterior is simply marvelous as it has a strong morphology and great use of lines that make the exterior impressive.
Different colors are smartly used in the vehicle. The roof rail is also fitted in the vehicle that helps the riders to carry their extra luggage, especially on long trips. The interior is also fitted with the finest material as it has comfortable seats and an airy sleek dashboard. The touch screen is also fitted in the vehicle that is featured with latest technological features.
The vehicle is equipped with two powerful engine options, it has 1.2-Liter Pure Tech gas engine that produces 109hp and it is also fitted with 1.6-Liter VTi 16v gas engine that produces 120hp and the 1.6-Liter is also available in Blue HDI diesel engine option that produces 98hp.
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Vanda Dendrobium is one of the car concepts that was launched in the 2017 Geneva international motor show. It is an electric hyper vehicle and this vehicle is manufactured by a Singapore based company that is specializing in electric mobility and battery technology.
This company is an off shoot of parent company Wong Fong Engineering. Vanda is not a vehicle manufacturer company nor are they planning to be a vehicle manufacturing company. Dendrobium is their first vehicle.
The company is yet not sure to make a production version of the vehicle or not and the Vanda Electric CEO Larissa Tan said that if the concept version of the vehicle remained successful then we will make the production version, but that will only be in tens rather than in hundreds and the price of the vehicle is excepted to be in 7 digits.
The design is simply amazing and that is enough to mesmerize any one, as it has a species of orchid native to Singapore. It has a honeycomb pattern and a recurring theme and it has a rear hinged roof and doors are intended to echo the petals of an orchid. The interior of the vehicle is fitted with the finest material that gives a comfortable drive to its riders and it is fitted with advanced safety and technological features.
The speed of this vehicle is super-fast as it gives in 0-62mph within 2.6 seconds and its top speed is around 200 mph. It is a four wheel drive and it is fitted with four in board electric motors and it will be used in single speed gear box at the front and it has multiple gears at the rear. The total output of the vehicle may exceed to 1000bhp. The chassis of the vehicle is of carbon monocoque that makes the weight of the vehicle lighter and the battery is fitted behind the seats.
Hyundai FE Fuel Cell Concept
Hyundai FE Fuel Cell Concept is one of the concept cars that was also revealed in Geneva international motor show. Hyundai planned to launch this vehicle before the year 2020 and the Hyundai claimed that this vehicle is the next step towards its zero emission hydrogen energy society goal.
The design of the vehicle is simply elegant and it has an ultra-slim headlight and has a complex surfacing around the front wings. It has a sloping roof line that joins aerodynamic strakes across its supporting C-pillars. The interior of the vehicle is fitted with the finest material that gives a relaxed journey to its riders. The advanced safety and technological features are fitted in the vehicle that makes this vehicle stand out from other vehicles.
Hyundai claimed that its power plant is 20% lighter and it is 10% more efficient, with full hydrogen fuel it can run more than 490 miles. It is a 0 emission vehicle and the fuel tank will take only 3 minutes to fill with hydrogen.
Peugeot Instinct Concept
If you give a look to the best concept cars then you will surely see the name of Peugeot Instinct Concept in that list and this vehicle is designed by keeping on a word in mind and that is Freedom. The concept of the company about freedom is the freedom of mode, driving freedom and inter connected freedom. The reviewers said that this vehicle is filling all the demands and requirements of their customers. It is a self-driving vehicle.
The design of the vehicle is very impressive, the exterior has an active aerodynamic feature with flawless lines. The Peugeot makes the exterior of the vehicle simple and smooth, the front of the vehicle is elegantly designed and it was inspired by a notion of efficiency and the grill is 3D printed. The doors of the vehicle are open like the pages of a book and it has no B-pillar.
The next generation headlights are fitted in the vehicle. The interior of the vehicle is simply an eye-catcher, four seats are fitted in the vehicle equipped with adaptive fit seat system and the seats enters in the autonomous mode and the seats can automatically slide forwards and downwards into a hammock-like reclined position.
The latest technological features are fitted in the vehicle that includes 9.7 inches screen and for the first time, the vehicle is fitted with the Samsung Artiktm cloud connecting and a functional on board I.o.T platform.
The engine of the vehicle is powerful as it is fitted with plug-in hybrid petrol electric 4WD drive train with 300bhp. This vehicle gives four drive ways that include two active driving modes and two self-driving modes.
The 2017 Geneva international motor show is considered to be an outstanding motor show as the best concept cars hit the floor of Switzerland with all the glory, shine, and pride they can muster. All the masses who are interested in the concept vehicles were the part of the motor show and considered the Geneva motor show as an impressive show. All the concepts vehicles will hit the floor of show rooms not so soon, but most of the companies said to mark the calendar of 2020.