How Many Ultralite Concept Vehicles Were There

In 1991, legendary action-adventure film producer, Joel Silver was casually scanning a automotive magazine when he came upon what he thought would be the ideal vehicle for his upcoming project Demolition Man. Set in Los Angeles in 2032, Demolition Man was to star Sylvester Stallone, Wesley Snipes and Sandra Bullock in an action-adventure feature. The …

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GM Sunraycer

In November, 1987, the solar powered vehicle GM Sunraycer, designed and built by Detroit-based GM Hughes Electronics, AeroVironment, Inc. and more than a dozen other GM divisions and suppliers, sped to victory in an inaugural 1,950 mile race across the middle of Australia. Nicknamed the Flying Cockroach by Australian journalists (due it its buglike physiognomy), …

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Turbocharged V6

I read something about GM producing a Turbocharged V6 pumping out something on the order of 400hp in the future. Similar (but better, obviously Wink) to Ford’s EcoBoost engines. I can honestly say I’d be more than interested in a Camaro, or sport-sedan with this kind of engine. Anybody hear something similar, or know anything …

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