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Top 90 Autos Trends in July

From Corporate Go-Karting Tourneys to Attainable British Supercars

— July 29, 2017 — Autos
Quoth Sammy Hagar, "I can't drive 55," and if the same goes for oneself, then the July 2017 Autos trends are ideal reading. As summer enters its blistering zenith, hot rods fly even faster over hot roads, burning rubber and expectations alike.

The Hennessey Venom F5 is surely the best example of summer's automotive heat. The American supercar has yet to enter the production phase, but its prototype has turned heads (by the sheer force of its draft alone) thanks to its record-setting top speeds for a production vehicle. Indeed, the car is partially named after the top intensity of tornado designations, since it can reach the same speeds as those natural disasters.

While the Venom F5 might outprice most consumers as well as outpacing them, gearheads need not necessarily settle. The McLaren 570S Spider is still quite expensive, but its nearly half the price of other McLaren models.
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Fanmade Hot Hatchbacks
Fanmade Hot Hatchbacks
The Focus Rs Limited Edition Has Features Requested by Enthusiasts
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89
Powerful Rear-Wheel Drive Vehicles
Powerful Rear-Wheel Drive Vehicles
The New Porsche 911 GT2 RS Was Announced at E3
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88
Roomy Compact Cars
Roomy Compact Cars
The Redesigned 2018 Volkswagen Polo Delivers a More Stable Ride
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87
Self-Driving Auto Features
Self-Driving Auto Features
The Nissan's ProPILOT Auto Brings Self-Driving Capabilities to the Leaf
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86
Group Bus-Booking Apps
Group Bus-Booking Apps
The Skedaddle App Makes Getting Out of the City Easier
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85
Supercharged Racing Games
Supercharged Racing Games
Need For Speed: Payback Will Be Highly Plot-Focused
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84
Patriotic Car Commercials
Patriotic Car Commercials
Chevrolet's 'The Canadian Dream' Commercial Celebrates Canada's 150th
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83
Streetwear Car Detailing Kits
Streetwear Car Detailing Kits
The Anti Social Social Club is Releasing a Car Cleaning Kit
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82
Driverless University Shuttles
Driverless University Shuttles
The Mcity Driverless Shuttle Will Transport Michigan Students
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81
Street Parking-Locating Apps
Street Parking-Locating Apps
'Scout' Connects Drivers for On-Street Parking Spots
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80
Smartphone Test Drives
Smartphone Test Drives
Jaguar Land Rover Now Lets Consumers Test Drive Vehicles Using a Phone
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79
Yacht-Inspired Luxury Coupes
Yacht-Inspired Luxury Coupes
The Rolls-Royce Sweptail is the Most Expensive Car Ever Built
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78
Youth-Targeted Car Campaigns
Youth-Targeted Car Campaigns
Social Media Influencers Promote the Hyundai Kona in This Campaign
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77
Rugged Mars Off-Roaders
Rugged Mars Off-Roaders
The Mars Rover Concept Envisions a Manned Mission to the Red Planet
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76
Masculine Motorcycle Redesigns
Masculine Motorcycle Redesigns
This Restyled Honda CB550 Features a Sleek and Powerful Design
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75
Screen-Implemented Street Mirrors
Screen-Implemented Street Mirrors
The 'Mirror Warning' System Monitors Tight Roadways
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74
3D-Printed Airless Tires
3D-Printed Airless Tires
Michelin's Automotive Tire Concept is 3D-Printed and Rechargeable
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73
Corporate Go-Karting Tourneys
Corporate Go-Karting Tourneys
Absolutely Karting Offers Racing Contests for Corporate Groups
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72
Jaywalking Prevention Sensors
Jaywalking Prevention Sensors
France Is Using Motion Sensors to Stop Pedestrians from Jaywalking
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71
Self-Service Truck Rentals
Self-Service Truck Rentals
Fetch Rentals Simplifies Moving with On-demand Trucks and Vans
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70
Luxury Family Wagon Updates
Luxury Family Wagon Updates
The New BMW 6 Series Gt Pairs Sleek Looks with Increased Cabin Space
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69
Downforced-Focused Sport Cars
Downforced-Focused Sport Cars
The Subaru BRZ tS is Limited to 500 Units and Built for Track Days
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68
Month-to-Month Car Leases
Month-to-Month Car Leases
Canvas Offers Options for Flexible, Temporary Vehicle Ownership
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67
Ultra-Rare Amateur Race Cars
Ultra-Rare Amateur Race Cars
The Mercedes-AMG GT3 Edition 50 is Limited to Just 5 Units
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66
Tire-Attached Tables
Tire-Attached Tables
The 'TailGater' Tire Table Sets Up a Surface Wherever You Park
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65
Leather-Wrapped Racing Controllers
Leather-Wrapped Racing Controllers
The Thrustmaster Gran Turismo Wheel Costs More Than A New PS4
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64
Tire Pressure-Monitoring Devices
Tire Pressure-Monitoring Devices
The ZUS Smart Tire Safety Monitor Warns Drivers of Problems
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63
Yacht-Inspired Hatchbacks
Yacht-Inspired Hatchbacks
The Abarth 695 Rivale Was Created in Partnership with Riva Yachts
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62
Speedy Multi-Rotor Helicopters
Speedy Multi-Rotor Helicopters
The Airbus Racer Helicopter Has a 250mph Cruising Speed
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61
Canadian Milestone Campaigns
Canadian Milestone Campaigns
The Cadillac Canada Find 151 Campaign Celebrates the Past and Future
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60
Tech-Focused Subcompact Cars
Tech-Focused Subcompact Cars
The 2018 Honda Fit Sport Features Honda Sensing Technology
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59
Attainable British Supercars
Attainable British Supercars
The McLaren 570S Spider Features Identical Specs to the 570S Coupe
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58
VR Art Cars
VR Art Cars
Artist Cao Fei Uses Virtual Reality to Bring Her Art to Life
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57
Upscale CUV Concepts
Upscale CUV Concepts
The Kia Stonic Previews the Brand's New European-inspired Compact Crossover
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56
Car Brand Clock Concepts
Car Brand Clock Concepts
The Audi Clock Plays with the Brand's Four-Circle Logo
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55
Falcon-Inspired Vehicles
Falcon-Inspired Vehicles
The Basiani Falcon Off-Road Concept Car Has Angular Aesthetics
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54
Transformative Train Carriages
Transformative Train Carriages
42 Technology's Adaptable Carriage Makes the Most of Unsold Seats
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53
Angular Tech-Savvy Crossovers
Angular Tech-Savvy Crossovers
The Hyundai Kona Features In-car WiFi and Large Touchscreens
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52
Quick-Charging Electric Buses
Quick-Charging Electric Buses
Hyundai's 'Elec City' Bus is Fully Charged in Just Over an Hour
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51
Mobile Toilet Services
Mobile Toilet Services
The Charmin Van-GO is the First Ever On-Demand Bathroom Service
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50
Electric Canadian Supercars
Electric Canadian Supercars
The Dubuc Motors Tomahawk Has a Claimed 0-60 MPH Time of 2.0 Seconds
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49
Livestreamed Sportscar Launches
Livestreamed Sportscar Launches
This Porsche Livestream Lets Fans View the New Model Virtually
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48
Mobile Fast Food Drive-Thrus
Mobile Fast Food Drive-Thrus
McDonald's Dia Drive is a Roving "Drive-Thruck" on Wheels
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47
Virtual Driving Lessons
Virtual Driving Lessons
Aceable Uses VR to Reduce Car-Related Deaths
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46
Two-Tone Crossover Debuts
Two-Tone Crossover Debuts
The Kia Stonic Will Offer Buyers 20 Two-tone Paint Combinations
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45
Greenery-Adorned City Buses
Greenery-Adorned City Buses
The 'Forest Bus' in Taipai Acts as a Mobile Greenhouse
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44
Soccer Tailgate Game Devices
Soccer Tailgate Game Devices
The 'Wobblrs' Tailgate Game is a Fun Way to Improve Skills
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43
Supercar CUV Concepts
Supercar CUV Concepts
The Bugatti Intruder Concept Could Be the World's Quickest Crossover
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42
Superhero-Inspired Sports Cars
Superhero-Inspired Sports Cars
The Porsche "Dark Knight" 911 Turbo S Looks Menacing in Matte Black
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41
Driverless Train Concepts
Driverless Train Concepts
This Train From CRRC Zhuzhou Runs on Paint Lines Instead of Rails
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40
Meme-Friendly Automotive Pitchmen
Meme-Friendly Automotive Pitchmen
Chuck Norris and Fiat Professional are Joining Forces on New Ads
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39
Channel-Crossing Flying Cars
Channel-Crossing Flying Cars
Vaylon's Car That Can Fly Utilizes Stealthy Paragliding Gear
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38
Drop-Top Roadsters
Drop-Top Roadsters
The R8 Spyder V10 Plus is Audi's Most Powerful Open-Air Supercar Ever
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37
Comic Book Muscle Cars
Comic Book Muscle Cars
Larbre Competition's Corvette Art Car Was Designed for Le Mans 2017
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36
Stripped-Down Slovakian Sports Cars
Stripped-Down Slovakian Sports Cars
The Brutal S1 is Designed to Be Lightweight and No-frills
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35
Autonomous Health Care Vehicles
Autonomous Health Care Vehicles
This Self-Driving Concept Car is a Health Clinic on Wheels
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34
Portable Car-Topped Tents
Portable Car-Topped Tents
The Evasion Tent Allows Users to Get a Comfortable Night's Rest Anywhere
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33
Dual-Lens Car Dash Cams
Dual-Lens Car Dash Cams
The Cansonic 'UltraDuo Z2' Offers Two Cameras to Capture Everything
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32
Speed-Shattering American Supercars
Speed-Shattering American Supercars
The Hennessey Venom F5 May Have a Top Speed Over 300 MPH
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31
Bacteria-Killing Car Purifiers
Bacteria-Killing Car Purifiers
The Purifu Air Purifier for Cars Gets Rid of Odors and Germs
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30
Electric Flying Quads
Electric Flying Quads
The Neva AirQuadOne Flying Vehicle is the First of Its Kind
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29
Collapsible Car Hammocks
Collapsible Car Hammocks
The TrailNest Portable Hammock Attaches to the Roof of One's Car
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28
Doorless Electric SUVs
Doorless Electric SUVs
The Khoji is a Concept Car Designed For India's Varying Terrain
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27
Customizable Commuter Pods
Customizable Commuter Pods
'InMotion' Autonomous Commuting Vehicles Boast Changing Interiors
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26
Desert Landscape Vehicles
Desert Landscape Vehicles
The Muadib Desert Transportation Vehicle Traverses Arid Locations
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25
Conceptual Truck Sports Cars
Conceptual Truck Sports Cars
These Car Concepts from Ford Transit Direct Augment Classic Designs
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24
Surfer-Friendly Motorcycles
Surfer-Friendly Motorcycles
The 'Dues Sea Sider' is a Nostalgic Surf Board-Carrying Motorcycle
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23
3D-Printed Dandy Horses
3D-Printed Dandy Horses
German Researchers Have Developed a Modern 19th Century Conveyance
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22
Concert Hall Concept Cars
Concert Hall Concept Cars
The Mercedes-Maybach ECHO Concept is for Fans of Classical Music
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21
English Sports Car Sneakers
English Sports Car Sneakers
The New Aston Martin x Hogan is Limited to Just 3,000 Pairs
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20
Converted Firetruck Homes
Converted Firetruck Homes
This Home on Wheels Was Made from a 1953 GMC firetruck
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19
Armored Track ATVs
Armored Track ATVs
The Tinger Track C500 is Prepared for Rugged Use in Different Seasons
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18
Hotel Brand Yachts
Hotel Brand Yachts
The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection Offers Luxury Amenities on the Water
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17
Electric Urban Dweller Motorcycles
Electric Urban Dweller Motorcycles
The BMW Motorrad Concept Link is Ready for City Life
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16
Lavish Sleeper Trains
Lavish Sleeper Trains
The Belmond Andean Explorer is a Luxury Hotel Inside a Train
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15
Custom Luxury Off-Roaders
Custom Luxury Off-Roaders
Project Viper is a $285,000 One-off SUV Designed to Conquer Any Terrain
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14
Luxury Motor Homes
Luxury Motor Homes
Prevost Builds and Designs Luxurious Apartments on Wheels
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13
Car Seat Storage Organizers
Car Seat Storage Organizers
The 'SLOTPACK' Car Organizer Turns a Passenger Seat into Storage
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12
Fish-Friendly Electric Supercars
Fish-Friendly Electric Supercars
The Asfané Charlotte Roadster Comes with a Built-In Fish Tank
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11
Planet Colonization Vehicles
Planet Colonization Vehicles
The 'Lambo Mars X1' is Designed for the Colonized Mars of the Future
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10
Smart Electric Scooters
Smart Electric Scooters
The Unu Electric Scooter Delivers Top Speed No Matter the Charge Level
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9
Modular Tractor Concepts
Modular Tractor Concepts
The 'Triple V' Tractor Works for Leveling or Tilling Different Terrains
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8
Luxury Wooden Speed Boats
Luxury Wooden Speed Boats
The Zebra Boat Was Styled After the 1947 Sea Maid Wooden Ski Boat
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7
Italian Cocktail-Inspired Bicycles
Italian Cocktail-Inspired Bicycles
Bice Bicycles Based This Cycle Design Around an Aperol Spritz
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6
Luxury Passenger Submarines
Luxury Passenger Submarines
The Neyk Submarine Offers Luxury Voyages Below the Surface
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5
Car-Inspired Camping Pods
Car-Inspired Camping Pods
This Mini Cooper-Inspired Camping Pod Concept is Self-Sustainable
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4
Conceptual Supercar Successors
Conceptual Supercar Successors
The Ferrari Larossa 2020 is Designed to Succeed the LaFerrari
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3
Car Recognition Apps
Car Recognition Apps
Blippar’s Vehicle Recognition App Uses AI to Identify Car Makes and Models
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2
Transparent Hypercar Concepts
Transparent Hypercar Concepts
The Mercedes Hybrid Supercar Has a See-through Hood and Glass Roof
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1
Oversized Tire Scooters
Oversized Tire Scooters
The Phat Scooter Offers Easy Balancing and Enhanced Shock Handling
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