Frankfurt Motor Show

Seat Introduces New Estate, Ecomotive and TGI Versions of Leon

Seat Introduces New Estate, Ecomotive and TGI Versions of Leon

The ST adds more storage; the TGI adds range; and the Ecomotive is most efficient

Seat is revealing the Leon ST estate, Leon Ecomotive and Leon TGI at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The Ecomotive is the cleanest car in the Leon range with 87g/km of CO2, and the TGI runs on compressed natural gas and petrol. The Leon ST offers up to ...
10.09.2013 | 9115 views | 0 comments
Renault Initiale Paris Completes Acker's Six Concept Life Cycle

Renault Initiale Paris Completes Acker's Six Concept Life Cycle

The Initiale Paris previews the next generation Espace

Renault’s latest concept from chief designer Laurens van den Acker is the Initiale Paris. It is his sixth concept in a cycle that is meant to show the future of Renault design. Van den Acker says that the Intiale Paris previews the next gene...
10.09.2013 | 7987 views | 0 comments
Mercedes-Benz Uses Concept S-Class Coupe to Preview Future Coupe

Mercedes-Benz Uses Concept S-Class Coupe to Preview Future Coupe

It elongates and modernizes the look of the CL-Class

Mercedes-Benz is teasing its replacement for the CL-Class at the Frankfurt Motor Show with the Concept S-Class Coupé. Mercedes has been rumored to drop the CL-Class name for the next generation and wrap all of the branding under the S-Class...
10.09.2013 | 8232 views | 0 comments
The BMW i8 is BMW's Idea of the Future of the Sports Car

The BMW i8 is BMW's Idea of the Future of the Sports Car

It combines a mid-mounted internal combustion engine with a front-mounted hybrid engine

After numerous concepts, BMW is finally officially revealing the i8, its plug-in hybrid supercar. The car combines cutting edge composite technology with a mostly carbon fiber reinforced plastic body, and BMW’s own electric motor and battery...
10.09.2013 | 8250 views | 2 comments
Porsche 918 Celebrates Debut with Nürburgring Lap Record

Porsche 918 Celebrates Debut with Nürburgring Lap Record

All three test drivers broke the old record

With today’s official introduction of the production Porsche 918, Porsche has announced that the 918 has set a new production car lap record at the Nürburgring Nordschleife with the blisteringly fast time of 6 minutes and 57 seconds. Po...
10.09.2013 | 5182 views | 0 comments
Audi Nanuk Combines Off-Roader and Trackcar with V10 TDI

Audi Nanuk Combines Off-Roader and Trackcar with V10 TDI

Audi and Italdesign Parkour created its design

Audi did a fantastic job keeping its second Frankfurt Motor Show concept under wraps until the show began. The Audi Nanuk Quattro Concept looks much more conceptual and futuristic than Audi’s other concept, the Sport Quattro. The Nanuk w...
10.09.2013 | 20633 views | 0 comments
Jaguar Uses C-X17 Crossover Concept to Preview Future Platform and Engines

Jaguar Uses C-X17 Crossover Concept to Preview Future Platform and Engines

It has not committed to building the car but hints that it is possible

Jaguar’s announcement of the C-X17 came as quite a surprise. It started as a rumor that Jaguar was creating a crossover, which seemed unbelievable because Jaguar’s sibling is Land Rover. However, the rumors have turned out to be entire...
09.09.2013 | 4134 views | 0 comments
The Concept Cars of the Frankfurt Motor Show From Wild to Restrained

The Concept Cars of the Frankfurt Motor Show From Wild to Restrained

It previews the next generation of auto design

The press days for the Frankfurt Motor Show begin today, September 9, at the Frankfurt Messe, and the show is the traditional beginning of the auto show season where we see the future of auto design. The Frankfurt show is known as being one of the...
09.09.2013 | 5285 views | 0 comments
Volkswagen Previews Next Golf Plus as Golf Sportsvan Concept

Volkswagen Previews Next Golf Plus as Golf Sportsvan Concept

It offers storage between the Golf and Golf Estate

Volkswagen calls its new Golf Sportsvan at the Frankfurt Motor Show a concept but admits itself that it is very near production, and we will see a similar vehicle on sale in mid-2014. It concept echoes the look of the next generation Golf Plus. ...
09.09.2013 | 8904 views | 0 comments
Bugatti Adds New Legend Edition Inspired by Type 57 SC Atlantic

Bugatti Adds New Legend Edition Inspired by Type 57 SC Atlantic

It will be limited to three units

Bugatti has launched its second Legend edition Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse, and Jean Bugatti and the Type 57SC Atlantic inspire this one. Like the first Bugatti Legend edition, the car will be limited to three units. Jean Bugatti was the son of...
09.09.2013 | 6580 views | 0 comments

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