Silvertip Design, a British company has designed a concept that is a something between a light rail and a bus and they’ve called it “The Blade Runner concept“. It’s made to reduce traffic congestion and is a dual-mode vehicle concept.
The Blade Runner
The unique feature of the Blade Runner is that it is equipped with both road wheels and retractable rail wheels, so it can switch between railway tracks and driving on roads.
The Blade Runner has a hybrid-electric and diesel engine and an electric one. It can reach a maximum speed of 120 km/h, consumes about 14-20l/100km and it’s weighing 15 tons. It can house 105 people both standing and sitting.
The Blade Runner
The Blade Runner can run on existing roads and railway lines and it can run efficiently on long distance rails and also save fuel. It also can travel in an automated way or can be driven manually.
The newest creation of the Acura, ZDX concept seems interesting at first sight. But if you sit and think that is inspired from BMW models (x6 and even GT Series 5), though things are a little different.
New Acura ZDX would be a competitor for BMW x6 (and here the similarity with it) and will begin production version this fall. Under the hood is a V6 VTEC engine and transmission is ensured by a box with six automatic gears. In addition, the model and is equipped with Super Handling All-Wheel Drive (SH-AWD). In terms of dimensions, the concept is similar to BMW x6 in 4887 and measured length, width in 1994 and 1570 in height. Design, the new Acura ZDX is notable by smooth lines, steep ceiling, rear door handles hidden, on 20 inch rims or double discharge. The interior comes in two colors, with skin and panoramic hatch which increases the feeling of space.
Acura ZDX Concept
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