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Top 75 Autos Trends in August

From DNA-Determined Car Colors to Commemorative Motorcycle Designs

— September 2, 2019 — Autos
The August 2019 auto round-up boasts a selection of car accessories, an interesting branded rental by Airbnb, as well as a number of examples of how manufacturers are navigating the electric car and self-driving vehicle market.

In the category of accessories, Dwayne Adams creates the Cup Logic holder that assures beverages are stabilized while the car is in motion.

In terms of Airbnb's publicity stunt, the company allows for its users to rent the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile at $178 USD per night. The offering is outlandish because the vehicle is shaped like a hot dog. Through it, the company celebrates National Hot Dog Day.

On the front of autonomous vehicles, on the other hand, the August 2019 auto list reveals an interesting concept by Honda dubbed 'Skyroom.' It allows passengers to lounge while the car is in motion.
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Popularity
Activity
Freshness
79
Safety-Conscious Transportation Rules
Safety-Conscious Transportation Rules
The EU Will Legislate Fake Noise to Electric Cars
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78
Vehicle-Sharing Platforms
Vehicle-Sharing Platforms
Southwest Airlines Will Distribute Free Mileage Points for Car Rentals
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77
Racing Car Fan Platforms
Racing Car Fan Platforms
The McLaren Mobile App Was Designed to Increase Team Support
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76
Eco-Friendly Sportscast Upgrades
Eco-Friendly Sportscast Upgrades
The Vonnen Hybrid Porsche 911 Features An Increased Performance
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75
Ground-Price Air Package Deliveries
Ground-Price Air Package Deliveries
FedEx Added a Two-Day Air Shipping Option at a Reduced Price
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74
Off-Road-Ready City Cars
Off-Road-Ready City Cars
The Audi A1 Citycarver Has New Suspension, Higher Ride Height and More
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73
Racing History-Inspired Cars
Racing History-Inspired Cars
A Line Of Vintage Aston Martins Will Get a Limited Edition Release
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72
Rocket Program Data Gathering
Rocket Program Data Gathering
Virgin Orbit Will Begin Air-Dropping Tests for Its LauncherOne
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71
Customer Racing Programs
Customer Racing Programs
The New Audi R8 Was Designed For Aerodynamics
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70
Anti-Spill Car Accessories
Anti-Spill Car Accessories
Cup Logic is a Universal Spill Saving System for a Cleaner Car
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69
Electric Vehicle Charging Initiatives
Electric Vehicle Charging Initiatives
GM Will Help Customers Get a Certified Home Charger
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68
Electric Engine Management
Electric Engine Management
Bosh Can Make EVs More Reliable with Cloud-Connected Battery Systems
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67
Speed-Enhanced Car Redesigns
Speed-Enhanced Car Redesigns
The ABT Sportsline Audi RS3 Challenges Supercars with Its Speed
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66
New Autonomous Driving Regulations
New Autonomous Driving Regulations
Waymo Self-Driving Cars Can Now Carry Passengers in California
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65
Hybrid Engine Technologies
Hybrid Engine Technologies
Hyundai's Active Shift Control Reduces Gear Shift Time for Hybids
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64
Self-Driving Car Chips
Self-Driving Car Chips
Toyota is Entering a Partnership to Create Autonomous Driving Tech
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63
Electric Hypercar Releases
Electric Hypercar Releases
The Lotus Evija Will Be the First EV by the Brand
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62
National Park EV Connections
National Park EV Connections
BMW Brought Electric Car Charging Stations to Locations Across the US
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61
Autonomous Car Wifi
Autonomous Car Wifi
Waymo is Testing Internet Connection in Its Self-Driving Cars
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60
Commemorative Limited-Edition Cars
Commemorative Limited-Edition Cars
The New Bespoke De Tomaso Hypercar Was Recently Unveiled
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59
Hydrophobic Automotive Sealants
Hydrophobic Automotive Sealants
The Shine Armor Car Wax Spray is Easy to Apply
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58
Pigeon-Themed Bikes
Pigeon-Themed Bikes
Staple and Raleigh Partnered to Update the Redux 2 Bicycle
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57
Commemorative Luxury Car Packages
Commemorative Luxury Car Packages
The New Aston Martin DBS GT Zagato Was Revealed
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56
Virtual Parking Meters
Virtual Parking Meters
HonkMobile's HonkTAP Requires No App to Pay for Parking
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55
DNA-Determined Car Colors
DNA-Determined Car Colors
The Nissan Altima Bio-Color is an "Exclusive Genetic Color" Based on DNA
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54
Self-Driving Car Prototypes
Self-Driving Car Prototypes
Yandex Has Created an Autonomous 2020 Hyundai Sonata
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53
Autonomous Truck Following
Autonomous Truck Following
Peloton Unveiled a New Automated Vehicle System to Offer More Control
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52
Eco-Powered Coupe Designs
Eco-Powered Coupe Designs
The First All-Electric Mini Will Be Released in March 2020
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51
Electric Vehicle Battery Partnerships
Electric Vehicle Battery Partnerships
Toyota Will Develop EV Batteries with CATL
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50
Smart Scooter Sharing Platforms
Smart Scooter Sharing Platforms
Gogoro GoShare is Set for a Launch in Taiwan's Taoyuan City
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49
Electric Vehicle Platforms
Electric Vehicle Platforms
Honda Is Planning a Modular EV Release For United States Markets
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48
Aftermarket Automobile Activity Trackers
Aftermarket Automobile Activity Trackers
The 'Bouncie' Smart Driving Companion is Feature-Rich
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47
Activity-Focused Auto Crossovers
Activity-Focused Auto Crossovers
The New BMW X6 Will Feature a Larger Design
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46
Self-Driving Accessibility Features
Self-Driving Accessibility Features
Lyft and Aptiv Partnered to Focus on Visually Impaired Riders
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45
Updated Solar Car Roofs
Updated Solar Car Roofs
A Toyota Solar Roof is Undergoing Testing
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44
AI Car Dashboard Assistants
AI Car Dashboard Assistants
FAW's Vehicles Will Soon Be Equipped with a Holographic Assistant
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43
Pedestrian-Detecting Car Systems
Pedestrian-Detecting Car Systems
Tesla Shows Off Its Automated Emergency Braking System on Twitter
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42
High-Speed Electromagnetic Trains
High-Speed Electromagnetic Trains
North Carolina is Looking into Creating Hyperloop One System
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41
All-Electric Flagship Sedans
All-Electric Flagship Sedans
The Very First Electric Jaguar is Currently in Development
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40
Race-Ready Eco Cars
Race-Ready Eco Cars
Formula E Has Created an Off-Road All Electric SUV
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39
Child-Focused Luxury Electric Vehicles
Child-Focused Luxury Electric Vehicles
The McLaren 720S Ride-On is for Kids Aged Three to Six
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38
Voice-Controlled Emoji Car Displays
Voice-Controlled Emoji Car Displays
Mojipic Allows Drivers to Write Messages on Their Windshields
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37
Autonomous Aircraft Landings
Autonomous Aircraft Landings
German Researchers Successfully Landed a Self-Flying Plane
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36
Ultra-Wide Hypercars
Ultra-Wide Hypercars
Liberty Walk Has Created a New Lamborghini Huracan Body Kit
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35
Limited-Edition Race Cars
Limited-Edition Race Cars
The Ford GT MkII Was Recently Revealed and Will Only Have 45 Makes
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34
Modified Performance Supercars
Modified Performance Supercars
Mad Mike and Red Bull Showed Off a Drifting Lamborghini Huracan
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33
Speedy Bulletproof Vehicles
Speedy Bulletproof Vehicles
The AddArmor Audi RS7 is Positioned as the World's Fasted Armored Car
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32
Non-Plug-In Hybrid Cars
Non-Plug-In Hybrid Cars
The 2020 Hyundai Sonata Will Feature a Solar Roof
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31
Moon Rover Development Partnerships
Moon Rover Development Partnerships
Toyota and the Japan Aerospace Agency Will Create a Rover
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30
Lounge-Like Autonomous Vehicles
Lounge-Like Autonomous Vehicles
The Conceptual Honda Skyroom Has Space for Stretching Out
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29
Branded Vehicle Rental Promotions
Branded Vehicle Rental Promotions
The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile is Available for Rental on Airbnb
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28
Automated Driving Technologies
Automated Driving Technologies
BMW and Daimler Have Partnered to Create Self-Driving Technologies
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27
80s-Style Vehicle Audio Systems
80s-Style Vehicle Audio Systems
The Blaupunkt Bremen SQR 46 DAB Radio Has a Classic Design
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26
Free Electric Motorcycle Charging
Free Electric Motorcycle Charging
Harley-Davidson Will Roll Out Two Years of Access to ChargePoint
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25
Next-Gen Sports Car Designs
Next-Gen Sports Car Designs
The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Was Recently Unveiled
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24
Skeletal Smartphone Securing Mounts
Skeletal Smartphone Securing Mounts
The iFreqs Smartphone Holder Promises an Anti-Slip Design
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23
City-Focused Electric Cars
City-Focused Electric Cars
The Honda e is Designed to Meet Urban EV Needs
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22
Aftermarket Automotive AC Accessories
Aftermarket Automotive AC Accessories
'The Noggle' Keeps the Entire Car Cooler on Hot Days
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21
Electric Beach Car Recreations
Electric Beach Car Recreations
Renault's e-Plein Air Concept is Modeled After the 1960 Original
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20
Autonomous Option Sportscars
Autonomous Option Sportscars
The BMW Vision M Next Concept Car is Both Driver and Driverless
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19
Futuristic Asymmetrical Automobiles
Futuristic Asymmetrical Automobiles
The DS 'X E-TENSE' Imagines a Vehicle for the Year 2035
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18
Expedition Vehicle Rental Services
Expedition Vehicle Rental Services
Pacific Overlander Offers Access to 4x4 Vehicles for Adventures
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17
Commemorative Motorcycle Designs
Commemorative Motorcycle Designs
The Krautmotors Company Has Created a New BMW Model
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16
Inaccessible Bus Shelters
Inaccessible Bus Shelters
CILT's Transit Shelter Brings Awareness to a Lack of Accessibility
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15
Ultra-Modern Parisian Eco Cars
Ultra-Modern Parisian Eco Cars
The Conceptual Citroën eCV Modernizes the Iconic 2CV Vehicle
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14
IoT Smart Remotes
IoT Smart Remotes
The OmniFob Unlocks Doors, Finds Keys, Turns on Lights, Starts Cars & More
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13
Rugged Bespoke Adventure Vehicles
Rugged Bespoke Adventure Vehicles
The Land Rover Defender Flying-Huntsman Homage II is Powerful
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12
AR Helmet Attachments
AR Helmet Attachments
Argon Transform is a Dual-Camera Motorcycle Helmet Add-On
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11
Sustainable All-in-One Camping Vehicles
Sustainable All-in-One Camping Vehicles
The Conceptual Land Rover 'BackPacker' is Efficient
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10
AI Butler Luxury Cars
AI Butler Luxury Cars
The New Bentley Concept Car Features a Machine Learning Assistant
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9
Automated Handheld Tire Inflators
Automated Handheld Tire Inflators
The Norshire Mini Tire Inflator Keeps Drivers Prepared
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8
Motorcycle-Storing Camping Trailers
Motorcycle-Storing Camping Trailers
The Sportcaravan 'Cube' Series Trailers are Well-Equipped
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7
Electric Mass Transportation Vehicles
Electric Mass Transportation Vehicles
Toyota Revealed Its Electric Shuttles for the Olympics
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6
80s Movie-Themed Electric Vehicles
80s Movie-Themed Electric Vehicles
The Tesla x SpaceX x BTTF Looks Ready for Doc and Marty McFly
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5
Fitness-Focused Shipping Trucks
Fitness-Focused Shipping Trucks
The Iveco 'Fit Cab' Helps Truck Drivers Maintain Good Health
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4
Futuristic Performance Electric Motorcycles
Futuristic Performance Electric Motorcycles
The Curtiss Motorcycles 'Hades' Has 217 Horsepower
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3
Leaning Maneuverability Electric Vehicles
Leaning Maneuverability Electric Vehicles
The AKO Trike Provides Up to 300km of Driving Range
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2
Unconventional Vehicle Designs
Unconventional Vehicle Designs
The Disruptors Exhibit Taps Designers Outside of the Industry
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1
Efficient Off-Grid Camper Vans
Efficient Off-Grid Camper Vans
The Hymer DuoCar S is Perfect for Single Travelers or Couples
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