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Girls Gone Cars: The 2nd Best Attraction of Any Auto Show - VIDEO FEATURETTE

Girls Gone Cars: The 2nd Best Attraction of Any Auto Show - VIDEO FEATURETTE

A New TACH Series to Kick Off the New Auto Show Season Whether you're a journalist or a consumer, there's two exciting aspects to attending car shows. The first are the vehicles on display, the second are the beautiful ladies that help to display the cars, trucks and bikes. And sometimes the second is better than the f ... Continue reading

Citroen, For Outstanding Safety

Citroen, For Outstanding Safety

Tomorrow is European Road Safety Day. Citroën pursues an active policy in this area. At the Paris Motor Show, it is displaying the latest equipment and technologies developed for its vehicles to set higher safety standards for everybody. ... Continue reading

Fiat Launches eco:Drive In Paris

Fiat Launches eco:Drive In Paris

Fiat has just launched a new device that could change the way motorists drive their cars forever. The Managing Director of Fiat Automobiles, Lorenzo Sistino, presented eco:Drive to the international press last week at the 2008 Paris Motor Show. This innovative system gives drivers an accurate insight into how their dri ... Continue reading

Jaguar XK - A Heritage Of Legendary Performance

Jaguar XK - A Heritage Of Legendary Performance

Jaguar celebrate 60 years of the XK sports car by displaying two XK special editions, the XK Diamond Edition and the XKR-S, plus the iconic XK120 and the new XF. Since 1948, the XK name has graced a generation of iconic Jaguars. ... Continue reading

Station Wagon Practicality Wrapped in Elegant Style

Station Wagon Practicality Wrapped in Elegant Style

The new Opel Insignia Sports Tourer showcases the dynamic look of the new Opel midsize class in the station wagon segment and reflects this in its name. Two new engines for the entire Insignia class also make their world premiere at the Paris Motor Show (October 4 - 19). The innovative 2.0-liter BiTurbo diesel with cle ... Continue reading

The Freelander 2 TD4_E Stop/Start: Land Rover's Most Fuel Efficient Vehicle Ever Debuts At Paris Motor Show

The Freelander 2 TD4_E Stop/Start: Land Rover's Most Fuel Efficient Vehicle Ever Debuts At Paris Motor Show

The new Freelander 2 TD4_e is Land Rover's most fuel-efficient vehicle to date. Featuring a new intelligent Stop/Start system, it is the first production vehicle to incorporate technologies from the company's programme of sustainable engineering initiatives, collectively named 'e_TERRAIN TECHNOLOGIES'. ... Continue reading

Big Ideas for a Brilliant Small Car - Toyota Presents Production-ready iQ at Paris Show

Big Ideas for a Brilliant Small Car - Toyota Presents Production-ready iQ at Paris Show

iQ redefines what a car should be in today's era of congested cities and increased environmental awareness, not least by achieving carbon dioxide emissions levels that start at 99g/km. At the same time it is fun to drive with outstanding dynamics and advanced powertrain technology. ... Continue reading

Toyota Presents the New Avensis

Toyota Presents the New Avensis

Building on the success of its predecessors, Toyota's new European flagship delivers a new level of superior quality, dynamic handling and refined ride comfort. ... Continue reading

4.1 Liter Fuel Consumption and 109 g/km CO2: Passat BlueMotion II Revolutionizes the Diesel World

4.1 Liter Fuel Consumption and 109 g/km CO2: Passat BlueMotion II Revolutionizes the Diesel World

Never before did a Passat have better fuel economy. Never before was a Passat cleaner. Never before was there a Passat that consumes just 4.1 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers, thereby reducing CO2 emissions to only 109 g/km. Now it does exist: the Passat Variant BlueMotion II. This Volkswagen already fulfills the Euro ... Continue reading

A New Access Version For The Clio Renaultsport R3

A New Access Version For The Clio Renaultsport R3

Clio Renaultsport R3 Access is the new entry level version of the R3 Maxi - developed for customers wishing to compete in rallies. Renault Sport Technologies has used the R3 Maxi as a base to produce an extremely competitive Access version which has opened up the world of rallying to an even wider audience. ... Continue reading

Citroen Hypnos - Creativity and Technologies

Citroen Hypnos - Creativity and Technologies

Citroën is revealing its new concept car, Hypnos, at the 2008 Paris Motor Show. An elegant and distinctive cross-over vehicle, Hypnos explores new avenues in the design of luxury ecological vehicles. Its creative technologies deliver outstanding performance and environmental efficiency, combined with subtle but powerf ... Continue reading

Venturi Volage Introduced at Paris Motor Show

Venturi Volage Introduced at Paris Motor Show

This new Venturi incorporates innovations which have enabled radical changes in terms of the vehicle's architecture, style, dynamic behaviour and, more generally, the design of a modern vehicle. ... Continue reading

PGO Automobiles unveils the PGO Hemera

PGO Automobiles unveils the PGO Hemera

Comfortable, luminous and dynamic, the PGO Hemera is a mix of a coupe and a shooting break. ... Continue reading

Pinninfarina B0: the solution for a cleaner world

Pinninfarina B0: the solution for a cleaner world

Bolloré and Pininfarina have entered into a partnership featuring all the expertise required to launch serial production of an electric car which, thanks to its technical characteristics and its attractive styling, is bound to make waves in motoring circles. ... Continue reading

Microcar Introduces the M.Go Electric

Microcar Introduces the M.Go Electric

With our 27 years of experience, Microcar developed the M.GO Electric based on our extensive expertise. By producing a 100 % clean car, Microcar once again proves its commitment to the environment. ... Continue reading

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