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Ducati; Here's how you do it. This is Deus ex Machina Italy's take on the Ducati Scrambler, the Hondo Grattan. I don't think Tamburini would ever approve of the original skeuomorphic Scrambler, but thankfully Deus ...

Deus ex Machina Scrambler

Ducati, Motorcycles

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The 2015 Yamaha YZF-R1. Some interesting detailing, but overall concept and theme not in the same league as the Honda RC213V-S or the Panigale. Yamaha ...

YZF-R1

Motorcycles, Yamaha

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Lapka takes on the Project Ara and shows some of the potential which lies embedded in the modular and customizable smartphone concept by designing unique sensors. The green part is an air sensor, the pink circle a CO2 ...

Lapka + Project Ara

Concept, Product Design

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The 1986 Toyota Celica IMSA GTO. I've always liked the fourth generation Celica, especially in full WRC trim and driven by Juha Kankkunen, but this might be even better. RM ...

Celica IMSA GTO

Cars, Racing, Toyota

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Whatever happened to the The Duss? A Swiss V-2 powered supermoto and the creation and work of Roland ...

Duss V2 Supermoto

Motorcycles, Prototype

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Discontinued in 2004, but the customizing never ends; The Kuwahara Gaap Kuwahara Gaap models Kuwahara Gaap addicts ...

Kuwahara Gaap Bike

Bicycles

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Vitra Konstantin ...

Allstar Chair

Designers, Furniture Design

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The Smartscooter name makes me wince, but interesting to see different concepts popping up when there's still no established industry standard. Its BT and NFC connected, customizable and its built on a central glue bonded ...

Gogoro Smartscooter

Concept, Designers, Electric, Motorcycles, Scooter

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TID watches (Tid is Swedish for time) established in 2012 and designed by Form Us With Love. I like the visual simplicity and the play on color, material and texture on the all black version with leather strap. TID ...

TID Watches

Designers, Product Design, Watches

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The first connected, 3D-printed titantium bike, the Solid, designed by Industry and TI Cycles. One of the contenders in the competition to create the ultimate urban utility bike, a competition which was won by Teague and ...

Solid Series 02 bicycle

Bicycles, Concept, Designers, Manufacturing, Material

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The best and the worst of Marcello Gandini in one concept car. The 1978 Lancia Sibili concept designed while Gandini was working at Bertone. Lopresto ...

Lancia Sibili

Cars, Concept, Designers, Lancia

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Wrecking ball lamp and Crane light by Studio Job, part of the 2010 exhibition Industry at the Carpenters Gallery in London. Studio ...

Studio Job

Designers, Engineering, Material, Product Design

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The studio model of the Firebird III from 1957, one year before the concept car was built. The model was lacquered black in order to best showcase the highlights of the form and is now for sale at Wright Auctions. Designed ...

Firebird III

Cars, Concept, Designers, Pontiac

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Type 5 Triumph by Autofabrica. Nice ...

Autofabrica Type 5

Designers, Motorcycles, Triumph

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One of the finest concepts of recent years, the Seat Tango concept from 2001, designed under the supervision of Walter de Silva. I went to the IAA in 2001 to present a design project, the same year the Tango was ...

Seat Tango Concept

Cars, Concept, Designers, Seat

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  John Lewis DAB/FM radio. Packaging designed by Pentagram. Curious about the HW quality and who designed it; The speaker hole pattern is very Sony. John ...

Spectrum Radio

Audio, Designers, Graphic Design, Product Design

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“A Chair is a difficult object. A skyscraper is almost easier.” — Mies van der Rohe. Wiggle cardboard chair designed by Frank Gehry, one of a series of furniture called Easy Edges. Made by gluing layers of ...

Wiggle Side Chair by Frank Gehry

Architects, Designers, Furniture Design, Material

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So much character in those early hand-sketches; The 2011 BMW ConnectedDrive concept. A shame that the BMW production cars lose so much of the visual simplicity and the crispness of the ...

BMW Connected Drive Concept

BMW, Cars, Concept