Paris Motor Show

Captive US Fleet Buyers Await Chevy Captiva Sport in 2012

Captive US Fleet Buyers Await Chevy Captiva Sport in 2012

Selling 149,979 examples last year, the Chevrolet Equinox was the 4th best selling product in the entire 2010 General Motors vehicle portfolio. 28,281 vehicles in the first two months, General Motors has been required to aggressively step up production at the Ingersoll, Ontario plant the Chevrolet Equinox (and sister GMC Terrain) in order to meet […]

The New Lotus Family Part 4: Revved up Four-Door Eterne

The New Lotus Family Part 4: Revved up Four-Door Eterne

  Indulging the eccentric demands of deeper pocket motorists, the Lotus sports car company is spawning a revolutionary five-vehicle lineup by 2015. Consisting of four exotic cars of the typical two-door variety, a conspicuous addition to the resurgent British sports car organization is a four-door super saloon. The Lotus Eterne is the latest entrant to […]

Lotus Elise

The New Lotus Family Part 3: Elise’s New Ladylike Beauty

Looking into the future, the next generation of Lotus cars indicates The Esprit, Elite, and Elan all sported names of the British sports car company’s past. Resurrecting the Lotus brand with legendary names is certain to spark enthusiasts attention (as appears to have already happened through the mass Paris Motor Show). However, Lotus Cars’ renewed […]

Lotus Elan

The New Lotus Family Part 2: The Smart, Sexy Elan

The second-longest running name in the historic lineup of Lotus sports cars, one of company’s futuristic offerings plan to revive the Elan title. Spending a total of 19 years in production as the modestly budgeted sports car, the Lotus Elan nonetheless succeeded in delivering solid handling. Though never enjoying the glitzy movie star background that […]

The New Lotus Family Part 1: Esprit Returns

The New Lotus Family Part 1: Esprit Returns

Claiming the Paris Motor Show would be a “dawn of a new era” for the British sports car company, automotive enthusiasts are not entirely sure what to expect. Readers of Automoblog.net have already been introduced to one example of Lotus’ future sports car direction. The Lotus Elite 2+2 coupe was unwrapped a week prior to the Paris […]

Audi Concept Celebrates their 30 Years of Quattro

Audi Concept Celebrates their 30 Years of Quattro

Back in 1980, Audi was a small luxury company needing to work hard to define itself against their German rivals. Conceived as the ultimate rally car of its day, the Audi Quattro (known also as the Ur-quattro) served as the vehicle the last surviving Auto Union brand’s choose to return the old four-ring badge to […]

Opel GTC Paris Concept

Opel’s Newest Cars – This is What Our Saturns Would Look Like

Want a glimpse into an alternate universe where GM never killed off Saturn? Look no further than Opel – the GM-owned European company that has silently created some of the Buick, Chevy, and Saturn cars we see on the road today, here in the States. The current Buick Regal? Actually the Opel Insignia overseas. The […]

The Electric Cat: Jaguar C-X75 Concept Supercar

The Electric Cat: Jaguar C-X75 Concept Supercar

  With the doors officially opening to the public of the Paris Motor Show this Sunday, some automakers have held off until the last minute to deal their ace design for the event. Intending to garner the acclaim of ‘saving the best for last’, Jaguar chose the Paris show’s first press day to unveil their […]