Paris Motor Show

First Photos of Shapely, New Supercar, the McLaren P1

First Photos of Shapely, New Supercar, the McLaren P1

Upon the announcement that McLaren Automotive would make its first official international auto show appearance in Paris, it was instantly brought to attention that the British sports car maker had something special planned. Establishing itself as a wide-reaching, global sports car powerhouse targeting the best of Ferrari and Lamborghini, McLaren’s launch of the MP4-12C supercar […]

BMW Concept Active Tourer Is A Thinly-Veiled 1-Series GT

BMW Concept Active Tourer Is A Thinly-Veiled 1-Series GT

Front-wheel drive BMWs – this will take a while getting used to. The strategy of using MINI to cover segments BMW couldn’t is giving way due to a new reality. The competition like Audi and Mercedes-Benz is moving to offer front-wheel drive hatchbacks and MPVs themselves. Models like the new Mercedes-Benz A-Class are extremely impressive […]

Is Chevy Overprotective of the Equinox Crossover in US?

Is Chevy Overprotective of the Equinox Crossover in US?

Expanding their global product portfolio, Chevrolet announced the pending addition of a new crossover production vehicle. Being officially presented at the upcoming Paris Motor Show in September, the Chevrolet Trax is a compact crossover utility, five-passenger vehicle with what is said to be class-leading cargo capacity. Loosely based off a design concept as part of […]

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 […]