At today’s Frankfurt Motor Show Press Conference, Manabu Nishimae, President, Honda Motor Europe revealed the first details of the hotly anticipated new Civic Type R. Powered by a direct injection turbocharged 2- litre engine, the new Civic Type R will deliver at least 280 PS.
The arrival of the new C evolution marks the start of a new
chapter in the urban mobility segment for BMW Motorrad. The two
conventionally powered maxi scooter models – the C 600 Sport and
C 650 GT – already succeed in combining the superb ride qualities of a
motorcycle with the specific agility of a scooter and the design’s
inherent comfort. The new electrically powered C evolution now goes
even further by fusing riding fun and dynamism with the benefits of
zero-emission performance to create a whole new experience on two wheels.
but gutsy, sturdy yet impish - Kia's dramatic new Niro urban-lifestyle concept,
unveiled at the IAA in Frankfurt on 10 September, hints at a possible future
B-segment contender ready to take on the city environment with style and
TECHART Automobildesign presents its individualization program for
Porsche 911 Carrera 4 models. The valve-controlled TECHART Exhaust
System Racing with central outflow, the TECHART Noselift System, carbon
fibre interior styling packages in new attractive colours and
illuminated TECHART door entry guards complete the TECHART Aerodynamic
Kit. On new 21-inch TECHART Formula IV light-alloy wheels in
5-twin-spoke design and bi-color finish TECHART introduces its
interpretation of the 400 hp Porsche 911 Carrera 4S Coupé from September
12 to 22. 2013 at 65th Frankfurt International Motor Show.
The C-X17 has been created as a design study to introduce Jaguar's all-new advanced aluminium monocoque architecture, codenamed iQ[Al],on which an exciting range of future Jaguars will be built. This new philosophy underpins the entire innovative future of the Jaguar brand. A modular and scalable vehicle architecture, engineered and developed for Jaguar, the architecture is high-strength, lightweight, extremely stiff and incorporates innovative efficiency technologies. It enables flexible high-volume production while allowing creative design freedom and competitive interior packaging, without compromising the unique character, dynamics, performance and luxury that Jaguar is famous for. This will enable Jaguar to grow its product portfolio, targeting high-growth areas of the premium market.
McLaren Automotive begins selling its range of innovative, high
performance supercars – the 12C, 12C Spider and McLaren P1™, in China
The company has appointed retailers in Shanghai, Beijing, Chengdu and Guangzhou
McLaren has held the first in a series of events celebrating the brand’s official entry into China
The entry of McLaren Automotive into the major Chinese market has begun
with the establishment of four new McLaren retailers in Beijing,
Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Chengdu, highlighting the continued progress of
this exciting global car company.
The Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse will be presented for the first time at the 2013 Frankfurt auto show. The Squadra Corse delivers high levels of performance while bringing the thrills associated with motorsport to the street-legal world. This new and most extreme model in the Gallardo line-up is based on the Gallardo Super Trofeo, the race car that features in the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo - the world’s fastest one-make series. The Squadra Corse will be a limited production model, priced at € 191.100, plus tax.
Innovative design concept combines dynamics of a high-performance sports car with versatility
5.0 V10 TDI developing 544 hp and 1,000 Nm (737.56 lb-ft) torque; 0-100 km/h (62.14 mph) in 3.8 seconds
Integral steering the key to both agility and stability
Sportiness in a new form – Audi is showing the Audi nanuk quattro concept show car at the IAA in Frankfurt am Main. Its crossover concept combines the dynamics of a high-performance sports car with Audi's quattro expertise on the road, on the race track and also off-road. The V10 TDI engine sets benchmarks for power and efficiency.