Frankfurt Motor Show

Renault Planning Larger Focus on Crossovers in Future Generation

Renault Planning Larger Focus on Crossovers in Future Generation

Initiale Paris cars will focus on better driving comfort and higher quality materials

Renault will continue growing in the crossover segment with the less MPV-like Espace that is previewed by the Initiale Paris concept and another crossover that it is working on that will be larger than the Captur. The more crossover-like Espac...
12.09.2013 | 2051 views | 0 comments
Aston Martin Wants to Double Sales by 2016 with New Products and New Dealers

Aston Martin Wants to Double Sales by 2016 with New Products and New Dealers

The engine deal with AMG will be instrumental for growth

Aston Martin has had an exciting 12 months. The Italian company Investindustrial purchased a third of the company, and it has a deal with AMG to supply engines in the near future. Now that it has a supply of modern, high performance engines coming...
12.09.2013 | 6771 views | 0 comments
Nissan Debuts E-NV200 Barcelona Taxi in Frankfurt

Nissan Debuts E-NV200 Barcelona Taxi in Frankfurt

It will begin service in mid-2014.

Nissan has launched its e-NV200 Barcelona Taxi at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The van has a similar concept to the NV200 New York Taxi, but the Barcelona Taxi is completely electric. The city has committed to building the infrastructure to support t...
11.09.2013 | 1641 views | 0 comments
The Rolls-Royce Celestial Phantom Recreates the Sky of the First Phantom Made

The Rolls-Royce Celestial Phantom Recreates the Sky of the First Phantom Made

The rest of the car has a night theme

Rolls-Royce is showing off its Bespoke vehicle service with the Celestial Phantom at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The company says that 75% of Ghost buyers and nearly every Phantom buyer opts for the Bespoke service, which allows buyers to specify ve...
11.09.2013 | 6080 views | 0 comments
Kia Refreshes Optima and Adds Bi-Fuel Picanto in Frankfurt

Kia Refreshes Optima and Adds Bi-Fuel Picanto in Frankfurt

They will be on sale in a few months

Kia is introducing the Picanto Bi-Fuel LPG and refreshed Optima for Europe at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Picanto The Picanto Bi-Fuel has 66hp (67ps) and 66lb-ft (90Nm) of torque and is available as a three-door or five-door model. In LPG mo...
11.09.2013 | 2349 views | 0 comments
Volkswagen e-Up and e-Golf Show VW's Desire to Be Electric Car Leader

Volkswagen e-Up and e-Golf Show VW's Desire to Be Electric Car Leader

It has invested €7 billion to have 14 electric and hybrid models on sale by 2014.

Volkswagen has launched its new e-Up and e-Golf at the Frankfurt Motor Show along with the e-Load Up micro, electric cargo van concept. While these are Volkswagen’s first two electric cars, the company has set a goal of being the Europea...
10.09.2013 | 6334 views | 0 comments
Infinit Q30 Debuts in Frankfurt with Styling for a New Age

Infinit Q30 Debuts in Frankfurt with Styling for a New Age

The production version is set to come in 2015

Infiniti has taken the wraps off its Q30 Concept that shows the company’s idea of a future premium, compact hatchback that is due to enter production in 2015. The design is meant to blend portions of coupe, hatchback and crossover design and...
10.09.2013 | 5852 views | 0 comments
Suzuki iV-4 Imagines Future Crossover Due in 2015

Suzuki iV-4 Imagines Future Crossover Due in 2015

It is meant as a compact crossover that the buyer can easily personalize

Suzuki is showing its iV-4 concept at the Frankfurt Motor Show that is its entry into the compact crossover market, or as Suzuki refers to it – the personal compact SUV. The iV-4 is meant to be rugged but easily personalized by owners. T...
10.09.2013 | 9689 views | 0 comments
Lexus Reveals GS300h Hybrid in Frankfurt with Low Emissions and 220hp

Lexus Reveals GS300h Hybrid in Frankfurt with Low Emissions and 220hp

Other than the engine, the car is identical to the other versions

Lexus is launching the GS300h Hybrid for Europe at the Frankfurt Motor Show; it is the second hybrid in the GS range. It uses a 2.5-liter four-cylinder and hybrid motor for a total system output of 220hp (223ps) routed through a CVT. It emits ...
10.09.2013 | 5703 views | 0 comments
Nissan Reveals Next Generation Rogue/X-Trail in Frankfurt

Nissan Reveals Next Generation Rogue/X-Trail in Frankfurt

It is now offered with a three-row, seven-seat option

Nissan revealed the new X-Trail/Rogue at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The two cars are closely related and use the same platform. The Rogue is offered in North America, and the X-Trail is for Europe. The big changes to the X-Trail include an opti...
10.09.2013 | 7579 views | 0 comments

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