Tag Archives: Geneva Motor Show

SEAT launches Cupra performance brand with hot Ateca SUV

The Volkswagen Group's Spanish unit SEAT has turned its Cupra performance trim into its own sub-brand, and the first model to be revealed is the 296-horsepower Cupra Ateca SUV. SEAT's Ateca is a small SUV related to the Volkswagen Tiguan, but the Cupra Ateca, which makes its world debut next month at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, is the only...

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Peugeot 508 strikes a chord with its impressive design

New car shoppers may prefer SUVs over sedans right now but we're glad no one told Peugeot because the French automaker has just unveiled a stunner of a design for its new 508. The current generation of the mid-size sedan dates back to 2010 and is really starting to show its age against newer rivals such as the Ford Fusion, Opel Insignia and Volkswagen...

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Italdesign Zerouno Roadster revealed ahead of Geneva debut

Italdesign Giugiaro turned 50 last week and celebrated with the announcement of a new supercar debuting at next month's 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. The supercar is the open-top version of last year's Zerouno, the first car to be sold under Italdesign's own eponymous brand. As was the case with the Zerouno coupe, the Zerouno roadster from some...

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Morgan teases 50th Anniversary Plus 8

Morgan will use next month's 2018 Geneva International Motor Show to introduce the Plus 8 50th Anniversary Edition. As the name suggests, the car, of which just 50 units will be built, celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Plus 8 line. Morgan tells us that well over 6,000 of the V-8-powered sports cars have rolled off the line at the company's Malvern...

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2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS revealed, priced from $188,550

The 911 GT2 RS may be the top of the 911 pecking order but Porsche hasn't forgotten about the equally drool-worthy 911 GT3 RS. The German firm has been developing a few tweaks for its naturally aspirated track star, and now the updated car has been revealed ahead of the formal debut next month at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. The car is due in...

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Techrules to debut track-focused version of Ren electric supercar in Geneva

At the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show, Chinese startup Techrules shocked us with its Ren supercar. The extended-range electric supercar boasted a central seating position, 1,287 horsepower, and looks designed by none other than famed Giugiaro. In just a few weeks, we'll get to see a more hardcore version designed strictly for track use. Techrules...

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2019 Lexus UX compact crossover teased ahead of Geneva debut

The Lexus UX concept unveiled at the 2016 Paris auto show is about to spawn a production version. The Japanese automaker on Tuesday confirmed the production UX for next month's 2018 Geneva International Motor Show and released this teaser video. The short clip doesn't reveal much although it confirms that the horizontal light bar on the tail of the UX...

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VW ID Vizzion could be an early look at the next Phaeton

Volkswagen will reveal the fourth member of its ID family of electric concept cars during next month's 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. The new concept is called the ID Vizzion, and in addition to be electric the concept is also fully automated. In fact, it doesn't even have a steering wheel. Other ID concepts also had fully self-driving capability...

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GT Coupe is AMG’s standalone sedan debuting in Geneva

Mercedes-AMG will reveal its standalone sedan at next month's 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, ahead of an expected market launch late this summer. Curiously, the Affalterbach tuner is referring to the car as the “GT Coupe,” despite prototypes confirming the car will come with four doors and a rear hatch. It follows parent company...

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Hyundai and IED students team up for Kite concept

Hyundai has teamed up with students from the Istituto Europeo di Design (IED) in Turin, Italy for a creative project to be showcased at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. The result of the partnership is the Hyundai Kite concept, which is described as a lightweight buggy with an electric powertrain. The concept has also been given an open design...

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