12 concept cars that became real
Design studies are usually watered down for production. But some snuck through the net
Posted: 29 Apr 2014
Detroit, 1999: Honda first unveiled the ‘VV' hybrid concept car, itself preceded by the JV-X of 1997. It had a 1.0-litre three-cylinder engine with an electric motor and battery pack, but also, um, a lime-green body made of plastic and aluminium that looked very, very unique.