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Top 55 Auto Trends in April

From Power Tool-Powered Vehicles to Upcycled Car Coasters

— April 29, 2017 — Autos
There are plenty of different ways to get around, but the April 2017 autos trends show that the method of transportation with the biggest influence remains that classic mode, the car. In the grand scheme of things, cars are a relatively new technology, with little more than 100 years in existence. Nonetheless, that's been more than enough time for cars to dominate the cultural landscape of transportation, influencing styles and technology in many different vehicles.

On the sea, the April 2017 autos trends offer several examples of boats based on car designs. The most explicit of these is the Bugatti Niniette 66 Yacht, which is a luxury speedboat that shares kinship with the Bugatti Chiron, one of the fastest supercars in the world.

Taking off into the air, the Bell FCX-001 helicopter has a distinctly automobile-esque shape.
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History-Making Performance Cars
History-Making Performance Cars
The Tamo Racemo Concept Is India's First-Ever Sports Car
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53
Large-Scale Automotive Printers
Large-Scale Automotive Printers
Ford is Testing a Large-Scale 3D Printing System for Parts
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52
Olympic-Inspired Auto Ads
Olympic-Inspired Auto Ads
The Subaru Bobsled Commercial Touts the Capabilities of the WRX STI
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51
Dispensary-Sponsored Drifters
Dispensary-Sponsored Drifters
Shango Premium Cannabis Will Sponsor Danny George's PRO2 Drift Car
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50
Virtual Stunt Driving Spots
Virtual Stunt Driving Spots
This Castrol Augmented Reality Ad Promotes the Next 'Fast & Furious'
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49
Armored Fire Truck Alternatives
Armored Fire Truck Alternatives
The Lenco FireCat Can Stop Bullets and Budding Blazes
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48
App-Connected Shuttle Services
App-Connected Shuttle Services
Lyft Shuttle is a Rideshare Service with Fixed Routes and Buses
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47
Music-Friendly Navigation Apps
Music-Friendly Navigation Apps
The Spotify and Waze Partnership Makes Digital Directions Safer
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46
Augmented Dealership Cars
Augmented Dealership Cars
The Jeep Compass Visualiser Shows AR Cars in Dealerships
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45
Self-Service Car Showrooms
Self-Service Car Showrooms
Imperial Cars Introduced the First-Ever Automotive Self-Checkout
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44
Celebratory Supercar Chronographs
Celebratory Supercar Chronographs
The Techframe Ferrari 70 Years is Limited to 210 Pieces
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43
Smartphone-Connected Garage Openers
Smartphone-Connected Garage Openers
The Ernest App is a Unified System for Car Security
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42
Self-Service Car Repair Stands
Self-Service Car Repair Stands
The Ford Smart Service Kiosk Automates Trips to the Mechanic
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41
Team Jersey Air Fresheners
Team Jersey Air Fresheners
KIA Motors' Automotive Air Fresheners Boast NBA-Themed Scents
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40
Real-Life Toy Pickups
Real-Life Toy Pickups
The Toyota Hilux Tonka Truck Celebrates the Brand's Australian Sales Success
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39
Pet-Friendly Vehicles
Pet-Friendly Vehicles
The Nissan X-Trail 4Dogs is a Concept Car for Dog Owners
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38
Automotive Rewards Apps
Automotive Rewards Apps
Speedpass+ Helps Motorists Pay for Fuel and Car Washes
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37
Three-Wheel Mobility Systems
Three-Wheel Mobility Systems
The Mercane TRANSBOARD v2 is an Eco-Friendly Electric “Kickscooter”
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36
Custom Horse Hair Cars
Custom Horse Hair Cars
The Vilner Design Mustang GT Features Real Mustang Leather and Hair
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35
Sleek Electric Autonomous Cars
Sleek Electric Autonomous Cars
The Skoda 'Vision E' Concept Electric Car is a Futuristic Design
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34
Upcycled Car Coasters
Upcycled Car Coasters
These Arrive Alive Bar Coasters are Made from Wrecked Cars
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33
Emergency Drone-Accompanied Cars
Emergency Drone-Accompanied Cars
The Land Rover Discovery Project Hero is for Search and Rescue
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32
Subtle Sports Car Luggage
Subtle Sports Car Luggage
The Arlo Skye Audi Carry-on Pays a Quiet Tribute to German Engineering
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31
Competitively Priced Electric Cars
Competitively Priced Electric Cars
The Lucid Motors Air Will Cost Less Than a Tesla Model S
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30
Energy-Generating Vehicles
Energy-Generating Vehicles
The 'Changan' Ultra-Efficient Vehicle Harnesses Power from Many Sources
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29
Seductive Concept Sports Cars
Seductive Concept Sports Cars
The Mazda Shinshi is Designed from the Driver Seat Outward
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28
Powerful Vehicular Air Purifiers
Powerful Vehicular Air Purifiers
The Xiaomi Car Air Cleaner Optimizes the Air Inside the Cabin
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27
Solar Roof Hybrid Vehicles
Solar Roof Hybrid Vehicles
Panasonic Developed a Solar Car Roof for the Toyota Prius
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26
Self-Analyzing Car Tires
Self-Analyzing Car Tires
The Pirelli Connesso Tires Keep Track of Pressure, Balance and More
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25
Affordable Fully Electric Vehicles
Affordable Fully Electric Vehicles
Volvo Cars Announced an EV with a 250 Mile Range for 2019
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24
Revived Superbike Sneakers
Revived Superbike Sneakers
The Air Jordan IV Motorsports Pays Tribute to MJ's Racing Team
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23
Car Brand Bicycle Designs
Car Brand Bicycle Designs
The PG x Bugatti Bicycle is Complementary to the Chiron
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22
Semiautonomous CUVs
Semiautonomous CUVs
The 2017 Volvo XC60 Features Similar Engine Power to the XC90
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21
Aerodynamic Shipping Vehicles
Aerodynamic Shipping Vehicles
The 'KAMAZ Vision' Semi-Trailer Truck Focuses on Efficiency
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20
Gas-Free Standup Watercraft
Gas-Free Standup Watercraft
The Free Form Factory Gratis X1 Personal Watercraft is Emissions-Free
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19
Elegant Five-Seater Sedans
Elegant Five-Seater Sedans
The Volkswagen Arteon Comes as the Brand's Latest Four-Door Flagship
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18
Opulent Electric Convertibles
Opulent Electric Convertibles
The Bentley EXP 12 Speed 6e Features an Electric Powertrain
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17
Conceptual Consumer Race Cars
Conceptual Consumer Race Cars
The Audi Formula Track 2036 Imagines Race Car Driving as a Hobby
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16
Tall Self-Driving Vehicles
Tall Self-Driving Vehicles
The 'Nomic' Autonomous Transportation Vehicle Has an Extended Height
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15
Convertible German Crossovers
Convertible German Crossovers
The Volkswagen T-Roc Will Be Put into Production and Sold Stateside
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14
Vehicular Emergency Multitools
Vehicular Emergency Multitools
The INGEAR 'AutoXscape' 3-in-1 Escape Tool is a Vehicle Must-Have
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13
Futuristic Supercar Successors
Futuristic Supercar Successors
The McLaren BP23 is the Eagerly Long-Awaited Follow-up to the F1
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12
3D-Printed Electric Motorcycles
3D-Printed Electric Motorcycles
The Italian Volt Personal Motorcycles are Efficient and Stylish
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11
Creativity-Focused Car Showrooms
Creativity-Focused Car Showrooms
The myAudi Sphere Showroom Celebrates the Brand's Design Process
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10
Legendary Rocker Luxury Cars
Legendary Rocker Luxury Cars
The Rolls-Royce Inspired by Music Collection Honors British Musicians
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9
Italian Car Brand Sneakers
Italian Car Brand Sneakers
The Mizuno x Lamborghini Wave Tenjin 2 Sneaker Shoes Have Hollow Soles
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8
Autonomous Transportation Pods
Autonomous Transportation Pods
Volkswagen's Sedric Car Pod Concept Looks to the Future of Driving
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7
Opulent Supercar Speedboats
Opulent Supercar Speedboats
The Bugatti Niniette 66 Yacht is Inspired by the 1,500-hp Chiron
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6
Conceptual Sustainable Helicopters
Conceptual Sustainable Helicopters
The Bell FCX-001 Helicopter Aircraft Features AR Controls
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5
Power Tool-Powered Vehicles
Power Tool-Powered Vehicles
The 'TOXIC' Racer Vehicle is 3D-Printed and Powered by a Drill
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4
Gyroscopic Electric Unicycles
Gyroscopic Electric Unicycles
The KTM Unicycle Stays Balanced for Compact Urban Transportation
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3
Vehicle Security Trackers
Vehicle Security Trackers
The 'Mankiw' Car GPS Tracker Offers Real-Time Tracking for Drivers
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2
Luxurious Boomer-Centric Caravans
Luxurious Boomer-Centric Caravans
Elite Caravans are Geared Toward Wealthy Baby Boomers
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1
Redefined Futuristic Sports Cars
Redefined Futuristic Sports Cars
The Nissan Anion is an Electric Two-Seat Car with Power
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