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Top 65 Autos Trends in August

From Anti-Fatigue Driving Wearables to Car-Branded Teapots

— August 26, 2017 — Autos
Amid the ongoing diesel emissions reporting scandals rocking the automotive industry, the August 2017 autos trends continue to blaze on at maximum efficiency. Whether as a result of automated technologies, electric engines, or pure speed and power, the car trends from this month are as impressive as ever.

As far as actual vehicles are concerned, SUVs are popular in the summer months. With nice weather giving more people the chance to get out into the wilderness, the vehicles are an ideal combination of toughness and versatility. Some of the newest offerings include the Jaguar E-Pace and the Volvo XC60 Polestar.

But car trends extend beyond vehicles themselves. There are several products dedicated to car brands and auto styles, like Renault's Fomula One teapot and the Porsche Huawei smart watch.
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Popularity
Activity
Freshness
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Self-Parking Vehicle Services
Self-Parking Vehicle Services
The Daimler and Bosch Automated Valet Parking Service is Convenient
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63
Traffic-Avoiding Car Apps
Traffic-Avoiding Car Apps
Waze for Android Auto Brings the App to Your Car's Infotainment System
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62
Car Delivery Estimation Tools
Car Delivery Estimation Tools
'Model 3 Delivery Estimator' Approximates the Arrival of the New EV
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61
Tractor-Style Taxis
Tractor-Style Taxis
Orchard Pig is Offering London Taxi Rides in a 'Traxi'
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60
Vehicular Diagnostic Devices
Vehicular Diagnostic Devices
The Actron U-Scan Vehicle Diagnostics Device Works on iOS and Android
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59
Encrypted Ride-Sharing Companies
Encrypted Ride-Sharing Companies
Ride-Hailing Service ORide Protects the Data of Its Users
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58
Food-Focused Automotive Pop-Ups
Food-Focused Automotive Pop-Ups
Honda's Civic Tour Includes 'City Flavor' Food & Music Experiences
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57
Taco-Tracking Taxi Rides
Taco-Tracking Taxi Rides
Lyft's New 'Taco Mode' Brings Riders to the Nearest Taco Bell Drive-Thru
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56
Commemorative Taxi Carriages
Commemorative Taxi Carriages
Audible is Marking Jane Austen's Death with Taxi Rides in London
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55
Supercharged Acceleration Sedans
Supercharged Acceleration Sedans
The Jaguar XJR575 Sedan Hits 186mph in 44 Seconds Flat
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54
Downsized British Luxury SUVs
Downsized British Luxury SUVs
The All-New Jaguar E-Pace Was Inspired by the Larger F-Pace
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53
Vehicular Tablet Holders
Vehicular Tablet Holders
The Windshield Tablet Car Mount Securely Affixes the Device in Your Car
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52
Semi-Permanent Parking Lots
Semi-Permanent Parking Lots
Rollpark is a Cost-effective Rollable Parking Lot
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51
Blindspot-Eliminating Rearview Mirrors
Blindspot-Eliminating Rearview Mirrors
The Argus FHD Smart Rearview Mirrors are Comprehensive
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50
Inflatable Camper Trailers
Inflatable Camper Trailers
The Air Opus Sets Up Automatically in as Little as 90 Seconds
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49
App-Connected Vehicle Updates
App-Connected Vehicle Updates
Mojio and Rogers Announced 'Rogers Smart Drive' Vehicle Updates
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48
Hi-Fi Car Brand Headphones
Hi-Fi Car Brand Headphones
The KEF x Porsche Design Motion One Bluetooth Earphones are Chic
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47
On-Demand Insurance Apps
On-Demand Insurance Apps
The Zego App Provides Insurance to Delivery Drivers Only When Needed
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46
Portable Car Exhaust Speakers
Portable Car Exhaust Speakers
The Porsche Design 911 GT3 Bluetooth Speaker is High-Quality
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45
Subtly Sport Hybrid SUVs
Subtly Sport Hybrid SUVs
The 400-hp Volvo XC60 Polestar is Designed for Practical Performance
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44
Bumper-Protecting Car Accessories
Bumper-Protecting Car Accessories
The 'BumpShox' Car Bumper Guard Prevents Damage from Minor Bumps
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43
Single-Pedal Electric Cars
Single-Pedal Electric Cars
The Nissan e-Pedal Replaces the Need for Two Separate Pedals
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42
Car-Branded Teapots
Car-Branded Teapots
French Car Brand 'Renault' Has Designed a Celebratory Formula One Teapot
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41
Buffed-Up American Luxury Sedans
Buffed-Up American Luxury Sedans
The New 2018 Buick Regal GS Shares Its Engine with the Camaro
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40
Yacht-Inspired Vehicles
Yacht-Inspired Vehicles
The Bentley Continental GT Convertible Galene Edition is Elegant
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39
Car Cabin Oil Diffusers
Car Cabin Oil Diffusers
The ZAQ Tour Aromatherapy Car Diffuser Improves Your Mood During Drives
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38
Redesigned Fastback Sedans
Redesigned Fastback Sedans
The 2018 Honda Accord Has an All-New Look and Engines
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37
Pocket-Sized Car Fresheners
Pocket-Sized Car Fresheners
The Car Plug-In Air Purifier Eliminates Foul Odors at the Source
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36
Semi-Autonomous Sedans
Semi-Autonomous Sedans
The Audi A8 is Built With a Luxurious Travel Experience in Mind
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35
Height-Adjustable Trucks
Height-Adjustable Trucks
The Dodge Ram 1500 Night Edition Changes Height with Road Conditions
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34
Car Brand Smartwatches
Car Brand Smartwatches
The Porsche Design Huawei Watch 2 Has a Demure Black Aesthetic
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33
Tuned South Korean Hatchbacks
Tuned South Korean Hatchbacks
The Hyundai i30 N is the Brand's First True Hot Hatch
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32
Desert-Dominating Sportscars
Desert-Dominating Sportscars
The Zarooq Motors SandRacer 500GT is Built for the Track and Dunes
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31
Immersive Art Car Events
Immersive Art Car Events
Toronto's Toyota C-HR Launch Featured a Performance by RALPH
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30
Double-Decker Bike Racks
Double-Decker Bike Racks
The Dero Decker Exploits Vertical Space to Help You Stash More bIkes
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29
Automotive Ice Creams
Automotive Ice Creams
The Ford Mustang Ice Cream Sandwich Celebrates the New Muscle Car
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28
Heavyset Electric Motorbikes
Heavyset Electric Motorbikes
The 'BOLD' Motorbike Has a Protective Shield Over the Front
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27
VR-Enabled Sportscars
VR-Enabled Sportscars
The Autonomous Maserati Genesi Concept Lets Drivers Explore a Virtual World
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26
Luxury British Soapbox Racers
Luxury British Soapbox Racers
This Aston Martin Soapbox Racer is Based on the V8 Vantage GTE
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25
App-Enabled Car Smartphone Docks
App-Enabled Car Smartphone Docks
The 'QLYX' Smart Mounts Upgrade Your Vehicular Experience
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24
Anti-Fatigue Driving Wearables
Anti-Fatigue Driving Wearables
The 'STEER' Wearable Device Ensures You Don't Fall Asleep
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23
Aquatic-Friendly Sports Vehicles
Aquatic-Friendly Sports Vehicles
The Mini Moke Amphibie Lazareth is Ruggedly for Land and Sea
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22
Sharply Designed Eco Vehicles
Sharply Designed Eco Vehicles
The iM2 Electric Vehicle Focuses on Acceleration for Fast Driving
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21
Conceptual Sci-Fi Vehicle Upgrades
Conceptual Sci-Fi Vehicle Upgrades
This Tron Light Cycle Concept Has a Gilded Aesthetic
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20
Conceptual Futuristic Family Vehicles
Conceptual Futuristic Family Vehicles
Dennis Cheng's Concept Car Looks Like a Smartphone on Wheels
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19
Disney-Inspired Vehicles
Disney-Inspired Vehicles
The 'Minnie Van' a Four-Wheeled Tribute to Minnie Mouse
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18
Autonomous Food Delivering Robots
Autonomous Food Delivering Robots
The 'Carriro Delivery Bot' is Bringing Sushi to Offices in Japan
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17
Painted Illusion Cars
Painted Illusion Cars
IRL Photoshop Installation 'CTRL+X' Revitalizes Derelict Cars
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16
Vehicle Seat Storage Systems
Vehicle Seat Storage Systems
These Car Seat Storage Pockets Stop Things from Falling Out of Reach
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15
Millennial-Only Food Trucks
Millennial-Only Food Trucks
'Drop' Will Give Millennials the Chance to Eat Avocado Toast for Free
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14
Ergonomic Vehicle Seat Pillows
Ergonomic Vehicle Seat Pillows
These Carseat Support Pillows Reduce Stress During Lengthy Drives
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13
Single-Passenger Racing Drones
Single-Passenger Racing Drones
The Accula QX44 Skyster Reaches Speeds of up to 666 km/h
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12
Ultrasonic Windshield Defrosters
Ultrasonic Windshield Defrosters
The 'Iglu' Windshield Defroster Gets Cars Set for Winter Driving
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11
Rugged Luxury Truck Debuts
Rugged Luxury Truck Debuts
The 2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class is the Brand's First Mid-size Pickup
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10
Last Mile Skate Scooters
Last Mile Skate Scooters
The 'Blizwheel' Operates for Up to an Hour at 15mph
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9
AI-Controlled Autonomous Trucks
AI-Controlled Autonomous Trucks
The 'R-Truck' Shipping Truck Looks Unlike Anything Seen Before
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8
Steampunk Motorcycle Designs
Steampunk Motorcycle Designs
This Futuristic Motorcycle Was Featured in the Sci-Fi Film 'LOST BOY'
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7
Secretive Italian Automaker SUVs
Secretive Italian Automaker SUVs
Ferrari F16X is the Code Name for the Brand's First-Ever SUV
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6
Fashionable Electric Vehicles
Fashionable Electric Vehicles
Pix Presents Electromobility in the Most Aesthetically Pleasing Form
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5
Stair-Climbing Unicycle Vehicles
Stair-Climbing Unicycle Vehicles
The Hankook Flexup Tire Reaches Speeds of Up to 35km/h
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4
Futuristic Luxury Coupe Concepts
Futuristic Luxury Coupe Concepts
The 2050 Rolls-Royce Phantom Has a Purposefully Old School Design
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3
Personal Commuter Helicopters
Personal Commuter Helicopters
The Workhorse Surefly Urban Helicopter Simplifies Morning Commutes
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2
Extremely Customized Kids Cars
Extremely Customized Kids Cars
KidStance Ride-on Cars Bring Stance Culture to Pre-School
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1
Pedal-Free Electric Trikes
Pedal-Free Electric Trikes
The 'DC-Tri' Stand-Up Electric Trike Bikes Turn on a Dime
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