Camouflaging The Mustang Was A Daunting Task Says Ford

Camouflaging a prototype may look easy (ie. slapping on some camouflage and bob's your uncle), but it's actually very complicated. Wrapping the car too much might affect its aerodynamics and performance, wrapping too less might reveal the cars design. Automakers face this problem with every new model they come up with, … » 12/22/13 8:58am 12/22/13 8:58am

This Is How Prototype Camouflage Works

We seem to agree on that the McLaren P1 XP1s have the best camouflage ever applied to a prototype, and while some of you argue that it's unnecessary since we've all seen the car already, the reason for it is very simple: development mules are getting the worst treatment you can imagine, and McLaren simply wants to… » 4/02/13 9:30am 4/02/13 9:30am

You Can Now Own A McLaren With The World's Best Paint Job

Not like you need another good reason to buy a McLaren MP4-12C (hint: we love it), but someone has conspired to take the world's best camouflage and affix it to one. And it's for sale. We're already getting emails from people who think it's a tester. » 3/25/13 3:51pm 3/25/13 3:51pm

Here's Some Old School Ferrari Camouflaging

Do you remember the best camouflage ever? This is far from it. It's the prototype of the Ferrari 288 GTO from 1983, and there was some duct tape involved in the hiding process. Enzo Ferrari knew duct tape makes everything better. » 3/14/13 10:39am 3/14/13 10:39am

Camo E-Class Panzerwagen Menaces Monaco, Max Mosley Coup d'Etat Next?

You never know where the next automotive fad may originate, but the Principality of Monaco should be able to lay claim to this sure-fire Next Big Thing: reticle-equipped camouflage Mercedes-Benz station wagons! Longtime reader Deckard spotted this W210 wagon, put two and two together, and came up with what we think is… » 6/09/08 3:00pm 6/09/08 3:00pm

2009 BMW 7-series Spotted With Trippy Paint Job

Last we saw a 2009 BMW 7-Series prototype, it had the typical plastic body cladding, missing decals and blacked-out everything. This time, the lads at World Car Fans managed to get their hands on the new 7-series done up in perhaps the most creative camouflage we've yet seen (though we have to wonder if this is the… » 12/10/07 11:45am 12/10/07 11:45am