10 key designs of 2019
Perhaps it’s a sign the business cycle is peaking and showrooms are becoming bigger battlefields. Or that advances are giving designers more room to take risks. Or that sweeping environmental regulations around the world are finally resonating. But 2019 produced an unusual amount of radically new and redesigned light vehicles. Here are our picks for the 10 most notable new sheet metal.
Elon Musk has made driving an EV fun, sexy and politically on point, but we still haven’t figured out what he hopes to accomplish beyond capturing Blade Runner, James Bond and Terminator fans with his first pickup, shown above. No matter, the truck — the fevered dream of 40- and 50-somethings and no fan of the wind tunnel or aerodynamics lab — has people all over the world talking about Musk and Tesla again.
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