MIT's City Car Is Not The First Collapsible Car

Hiriko is a city car concept developed by MIT and named after, predictably, the Basque word for "urban." With "robot wheels" at each corner incorporating independent motors, suspension, and control systems, the car has more in common with the Mars rovers than conventional cars. » 7/19/12 1:20pm 7/19/12 1:20pm

Gordon Murray's T25 City Car Revealed... Sort Of

This is the first time we've seen the T25 city car » 10/14/08 6:00pm 10/14/08 6:00pm from Gordon Murray Design in three dimensions, though we still can't really tell what it will look like, since it's been neatly wrapped up in a shiny package. It's no secret that Murray, the man behind the legendary McLaren F1, has been obsessed with creating a…

BMW City Car Confirmed, 0-Series Or Return Of The Isetta?

In an interview with a German newspaper, BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer has confirmed that a small city car is being developed to cope with future European and American regulations for fuel economy and pollution. But we're talking about more than just an electric Mini » 9/12/08 5:00pm 9/12/08 5:00pm here. This will be an entirely new vehicle which will…