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Jaguar I-Pace: We’re a day ahead of the launch (V)

Virtual already - next 2016 Los Angeles auto show First Jaguar pure-electric performance car VIP guests get pre-show virtual reality experience LOS ANGELES, California - Jaguar says it has torn up the rule book in the creation of this concept electric SUV "with its supercar looks, sports-car performance and SUV space, all in one electric… Continue reading Jaguar I-Pace: We’re a day ahead of the launch (V)

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Four autonomous Kia specials to stun in Vegas

Niro, Grand Sedona, Sorento and Soul reimagined Custom-built vehicles explore active lifestyles First look at Telluride full-size SUV concept LAS VEGAS, Nevada - Kia Motors America has (Nov 1 2016) unveiled four all-new customised vehicles on Day 1 of the 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association (Sema) show here in the desert state. Each concept, forseeing… Continue reading Four autonomous Kia specials to stun in Vegas

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Honda goes micro for sweet-treats deliveries

TOKYO, Japan - Honda has developed a short-range Micro Commuter battery vehicle for Japanese confectionery maker, Toshimaya. It's a joint development with Kabuku based on an open innovation model which incorporates the idea of a variable design platform. The car was recently unveiled at a technical show in Japan. The vehicle has a chassis made… Continue reading Honda goes micro for sweet-treats deliveries

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High-Rider leads Toyota push for new drive units

Three new models, each a unique vehicle Fuel-saving shells, electric drives Take your own generating on camping trips PARIS, France - Toyota's all-new Coupe High-Rider crossover SUV is the latest example of the what the automaker says is a drive towards greater stylistic freedom. Akio Toyoda’s determination "to allow greater stylistic freedom and promote creative engineering"… Continue reading High-Rider leads Toyota push for new drive units

MERCEDES GENERATION EQ: Image: Newspress/Mercedes-Benz
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Electric mobility: Mercedes flips the switch

Two motors, 700Nm, five sec to 100km/h EQ concept for all Mercedes vehicles EQ? Means 'Electric Intelligence' PARIS, France - Mercedes-Benz is using its "Generation EQ" model at the Paris auto show to demonstrate how electric cars might soon move into the fast lane. It's not only the high-tech car's world premiere but the start of… Continue reading Electric mobility: Mercedes flips the switch

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Hyundai high-performance N Concept at Paris show

Hyundai RN30 anticipates ‘N’ models Based on new-generation Hyundai i30 Race machine to demonstrate sporting DNA PARIS, France - Hyundai has unleashed its latest high-performance N concept track car - the RN30 - at the 2016 Paris auto show. "The motorsport-inspired racing concept," Hyundai says, "was developed to deliver passion and pleasure on the track… Continue reading Hyundai high-performance N Concept at Paris show

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Three motors, one concept: Mitsubishi’s new SUV

• Mitsubishi’s future centre-stage for Paris show • SUV concept 'all set to turn heads and minds' • GT-PHEV (wait for it!) has THREE motors. Mitsubishi says it is making "another bold leap" in the development of its next-generation sport utility vehicles with the world premiere of its Ground Tourer Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (GT-PHEV) concept… Continue reading Three motors, one concept: Mitsubishi’s new SUV

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Driverless cars: An expert’s opinion for 25 years on

• Dedicated motorway lanes on way • Eight million ‘connected’ cars in UK by 2020 • Kia does future-gaze after 25 years in UK LONDON, England - Kia, to celebrate its 25th anniversary in the UK, has commissioned a report that looks at the predicted motoring industry over the next 25 years. Here are some… Continue reading Driverless cars: An expert’s opinion for 25 years on

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Nissan EnGarde: Rough-rider to the rescue (V)

'Ultimate' ATV with portable EV battery power
 Debut of Navara-based emergency rescue concept
 Debut of portable battery-pack prototype HANNOVER, Germany - Nissan has unveiled an all-new vehicle at the 2016 Hannover auto show - the Navara EnGuard concept is a tough all-terrain pick-up kitted-out as a life-saving rescue platform for harsh and extreme environments. This… Continue reading Nissan EnGarde: Rough-rider to the rescue (V)

LEXUS FOR PARIS: This concept, the UX, willl be on show in Se[tember 2016. Image: Newspress/Lexus
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First look: Lexus UX concept for Paris auto show

LEXUS FOR PARIS: This concept, the UX, willl be on show in September 2016. Image: Newspress/Lexus Lexus will have its UX Concept (pictured) at the September 2016 Paris auto show. The car, the automaker says, was created at its European Design Centre and "takes the company's bold design language to the next level". "Its strongly… Continue reading First look: Lexus UX concept for Paris auto show