Tag Archives: Auto Shows

Corbellati Missile drops with 1,800 HP, alleged 310 MPH top speed

The Geneva International Motor Show isn't just big, global brands. For every Mercedes-Benz, there are a bunch of boutique automakers, coachbuilders, and tuners showing their wares. While some exist to ruin existing cars—we're looking at you Mansory—others arrive with stunning claims. Corbellati is the latter, and it's unexpectedly just dropped...

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2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupe ready to challenge the Porsche Panamera

Mercedes-AMG revealed its standalone sedan on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, ahead of the vehicle's sales launch late this summer. The Affalterbach tuner is referring to the car as the GT 4-Door Coupe, with the naming practice in keeping with parent company Mercedes-Benz's penchant for calling anything with a low roof a coupe, hence...

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Pininfarina-styled HK GT concept debuts at Geneva auto show

Chinese electric car startup Hybrid Kinetic has unveiled a new concept car at a major auto show for the fourth time in less than two years. The latest study is the HK GT, described as an electric grand tourer powered by an extended-range electric powertrain. It made its debut on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, where it stunned audiences...

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Aero GT is Morgan’s most extreme road car to date

When it comes to building traditional sports cars, no other company in the world (that we can name, at least) is steeped in as much tradition and history as Britain's Morgan Motor Company. Founded in 1910 by Harry Frederick Stanley Morgan, the company's products look much the same today as they have going back almost seven decades. That's...

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Italdesign Zerouno Duerta debuts in Geneva, limited to 5 cars

Italdesign Giugiaro turned 50 last month and celebrated with the announcement of a new supercar, the Zerouno Duerta, which was unveiled on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. The Zerouno Duerta is a targa version of last year's Zerouno, the first car to be sold under Italdesign's own eponymous brand, and it relies on a removable carbon...

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2019 Supra: Toyota promises low-slung fun, life lessons learned

The next Toyota Supra will revive its signature inline-6 engine because the car's fans demand it. Even so, it'll have a lower center of gravity than the flat-4-powered Toyota 86, promised Tetsuya Tada, Toyota's global chief engineer. Speaking with a translator, Tada said Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show that the new...

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BMW i4 confirmed as production version of i Vision Dynamics concept

A BMW i4 sedan will be one of 12 electric cars the BMW Group will introduce by the end of 2025. The i4 was confirmed on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show by BMW Group CEO Harald Krüger, who said it will be a production version of the BMW i Vision Dynamics concept unveiled last year. “At last year's Frankfurt motor show, we...

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Volkswagen ID Vizzion electric sedan unveiled at Geneva auto show

Volkswagen used this week's 2018 Geneva International Motor Show to unveil the ID Vizzion concept, a large electric sedan that is more or less a replacement for the Phateon that ended production two years ago. The ID Vizzion will go into production by 2022, Volkswagen said, and is intended to show that even in a future in which cars may be all-electric and...

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Nissan Formula E car gets Nismo-ized livery for inaugural season

The Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance races in both Formula One and Formula E. For the 2018 season, Renault is represented in both series, but Nissan is replacing corporate partner Renault Formula E for the 2018/2019 season. A Nissan prepares to enter the world of all-electric open-wheel racing, it introduced an official livery on Tuesday at the 2018...

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Hyundai Le Fil Rouge concept is the shape of things to come

Anyone remember Hyundai's "fluidic sculpture" design language? It's over. Starting at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, the South Korean brand is launching a new style that focuses on "sensuous sportiness" and the Le Fil Rouge Concept is its pioneer. The sleek sedan features a low nose, a long hood, and a fastback design. The rear doors blend into...

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