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2017 Ford Raptor: Walkaround

Outrageously Ford from fender to fender, as shown to me by exterior design director Craig Metros.

Infiniti Q60 Concept: Walkaround

The production version of this sport coupe is going to be very similar to the concept. Luckily.

Ford Shelby GT350R: Walkaround

Design chief Chris Svensson explains design’s role in performance perfection.

2016 Acura NSX: Designer Walkaround

A look at the second-generation Acura supercar with its designer, Michelle Christensen.

Buick Avenir Concept: Walkaround

I was all over the stunning rear-wheel-drive flagship, with its interior and exterior designers.

Hyundai Santa Cruz: Walkaround

Designer Chris Chapman showed me the quirky concept.

Ford GT: Designer Walkaround

Who knew it would be this stunning? Design chief Moray Callum did. But let him tell you about it.

2016 Ford Explorer: Walkaround

Ford's multimillion-selling SUV gets a fresh look and some added technology.

Infiniti Q80 Inspiration Concept

A walkaround with visionary design chief Alfonso Albaisa.