The Auto Channel
The Largest Independent Automotive Research Resource
The Largest Independent Automotive Research Resource
Official Website of the New Car Buyer

News By Topic: 2007 Geneva Auto Show

Auto Show Season Brought Big Changes for Many Brands

Auto Show Season Brought Big Changes for Many Brands

By Jim Koscs AIADA Contributing Editor This year’s auto show season brought a significant number of new vehicle announcements and introductions, many with an overlying message: transition. Eight companies told AIADA how their newest vehicles convey identity and direction for their respective brands. Rear-Wheel Dri ... Continue reading

Honda Unveils "Honda Small Hybrid Sports Concept" at The 2007 Geneva Motorshow

Honda Unveils "Honda Small Hybrid Sports Concept" at The 2007 Geneva Motorshow

GENEVA, Switzerland, March 2007; Honda has unveiled a concept model which represents its interpretation of how a future hybrid model might appear. Honda Small Hybrid Sports Concept, a design study model, demonstrates a unique fusion of advanced environmental technology, exciting styling and fun-to-drive characteristics ... Continue reading

Shakira Rocks The Geneva Motor Show With SEAT

Shakira Rocks The Geneva Motor Show With SEAT

- Worldwide pop sensation appears on SEAT stand at Geneva Motor Show - Massive crowd watches her sign SEAT Leon Pies Descalzos charity prize car - Charity campaign has so far raised more than 100,000 Euros SEAT injected a big dose of ‘auto emoción’ into the Geneva Motor Show this week when pop songstress S ... Continue reading

New MINI Claims CLUBMAN Name - VIDEO ENHANCED

New MINI Claims CLUBMAN Name - VIDEO ENHANCED

GENEVA - March 10, 2007: At the International Automobile Salon in Geneva this week MINI announced that the next derivative in its model range will be called MINI Clubman. Based on a concept first shown in Frankfurt in 2005, a ‘Shooting Brake’ body-styled car will be on sale in the UK before the end of 2007. T ... Continue reading

German Carmakers Going Green

German Carmakers Going Green

Amid growing consumer awareness of global warming, German carmakers are showing real interest in building environmentally friendly cars. According to the German paper Deutsche Welle, German carmakers have yet to produce a true hybrid. In contrast, Japan leads the pack with its two hybrid cars, the Toyota Prius and the ... Continue reading

Russia's Lada Looks To The Future With Magna Steyr-Engineered C Concept

Russia's Lada Looks To The Future With Magna Steyr-Engineered C Concept

GENEVA - March 9, 2007: Could Lada ever make a comeback to the UK? It’s not impossible – and a new concept car on the Russian manufacturer’s stand shows that the company’s next-generation of cars will be a far cry from the old Communist-era Rivas and Samaras of the past. The Lada C is an aggressive- ... Continue reading

Mazda Unveils Its Hakaze Concept at the Geneva Motor Show - VIDEO ENHANCED

Mazda Unveils Its Hakaze Concept at the Geneva Motor Show - VIDEO ENHANCED

GENEVA - March 8, 2007: Last year Mazda wowed the show car world with a trilogy of design concepts that were talked about on three continents. From Europe's Sassou show car with its unique Shoji design principle and hidden features, to Tokyo Motor Show's Mazda Senku concept car, winner of the Grand Prix du Plus Beau Co ... Continue reading

Nissan Announces All New X-Trail at Geneva Motor Show - VIDEO ENHANCED

Nissan Announces All New X-Trail at Geneva Motor Show - VIDEO ENHANCED

All-new chassis and body design Four engine choices, including: - Two new powerful DPF-equipped diesels, with… - …automatic diesel option for the first time - …CVT transmission option on petrol engine Genuine off-road credentials, with: - Intelligent ALL MODE four-wheel drive system - Advanced hill start ... Continue reading

Ferrari at the Geneva Auto Show

Ferrari at the Geneva Auto Show

Geneva, March 7th 2007 – Ferrari is displaying both sides of its character to harmonious and complementary effect at this year’s Geneva Auto Show. Its thoroughbred sporty side is represented by the F430 and the F430 Spider, developed using the F1 technology, while two 612 Scagliettis represent its technologic ... Continue reading

Hyundai and GE Plastics Unveil QarmaQ Advanced Technology Vehicle at Geneva Motor Show - VIDEO ENHANCED

Hyundai and GE Plastics Unveil QarmaQ Advanced Technology Vehicle at Geneva Motor Show - VIDEO ENHANCED

GENEVA--At the Geneva International Motor Show today, Hyundai Motor Co. and GE Plastics presented QarmaQ, a first in the Crossover Coupe segment. QarmaQ is Hyundai's Advanced Technology Demonstration Vehicle (ATDV) that showcases over 30 different environmentally progressive technologies led by the innovative “Ela ... Continue reading

Renault Clio Grand Tour Concept: an Alluring, Practical and Dynamic Estate - VIDEO ENHANCED

Renault Clio Grand Tour Concept: an Alluring, Practical and Dynamic Estate - VIDEO ENHANCED

Offering a glimpse of developments to come in the Clio III range, Renault chose the Geneva Motor Show 2007 to take the wraps off of the Clio Grand Tour Concept. Making its world debut, this new showcar is designed to appeal to drivers seeking a dynamic, attractive small estate with a splash of classic grand tourer. For ... Continue reading

Bentley Brooklands - the world's most exclusive coupe

Bentley Brooklands - the world's most exclusive coupe

The Bentley Brooklands is a stunning new model that marks the company’s return to the luxury coupe market and reaffirms its reputation as creator of the world’s most exclusive coupes. It is the ultimate Bentley: a stylish, four-seat, grand touring coupe with classic British proportions and muscular performanc ... Continue reading

Maserati Granturismo: Worldwide Preview at the Geneva Auto Show

Maserati Granturismo: Worldwide Preview at the Geneva Auto Show

Modena – 6 March 2007. The brand-new, long-awaited Maserati GranTurismo, styled by Pininfarina, is making its worldwide debut at the Geneva Auto Show. The muscular Maserati GranTurismo is suitable for everyday use, with excellent handling, a very sporty feel and a thrilling drive. But the Maserati GranTurismo is a ... Continue reading

Spyker C12 Zagato Unveiled at 77th Geneva International Motor Show

Spyker C12 Zagato Unveiled at 77th Geneva International Motor Show

ZEEWOLDE, The Netherlands, March 7 -- Today, March 6th, Spyker Cars of Holland continued its tradition of unveiling new and exciting models at the Geneva International Motor Show. This year saw CEO Victor Muller reveal the C12 Zagato, a limited production run of 24 high performance sports cars designed in association w ... Continue reading

BMW to Bring Diesels to U.S. in 2008

BMW to Bring Diesels to U.S. in 2008

Washington DC March 6, 2007; The AIADA newsletter reported that BMW AG will begin selling diesel-powered cars in the United States next year, its CEO said today. "Next year we are also going to offer our diesel vehicles in the U.S. -- another step in protecting the environment," CEO Norbert Reithofer said in a speech p ... Continue reading

Search The Auto Channel

The Auto Channel content library (since 1996) has grown to become the world’s most extensive and complete interactive archive of automotive centric news, articles, reviews and intense event coverage, presented to viewers as Text, Video and Images.

The Auto Channel Content by Topic

Vehicle manufacturers and alt fuels.

Search The Auto Channel Content by Date Published

November 2019

          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Select Another Month