Exagon Motors, a new French company, has presented its prototype for a selected group journalists recently. Being a division of Exagon Engineering, the specialist of racing cars, this small company is concentrating on the hybrid electric vehicles and the brand-new automobile, named Furtive eGT, is a sportscoupe of this kind. The car which is aimed to be a competitor for Fisker Karma is powered by two electric motors which develop 340 hp and enable the car to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.5 seconds. The claimed top speed of the vehicle is 300 km/h.
Kia released further images of their POP electric concept car which will be premiered the the Paris Motor Show 2010.Kia Motors will continue its tradition of unveiling convention-challenging, design-led concept vehicles at motor shows when it reveals an all-new electric concept car at the Paris Show on September 30th.Called the ‘POP’, Kia’s three-metre three-seater boasts zero-emissions and brings innovative design chic to the city car segment with its dramatic styling.More information coming soon. 2010-09 Kia POP Concept .
Lamborghini has just released now the fourth teaser of the forthcoming concept supercar which is set to be premiered at the Paris Motor Show 2010. The new image comes under the slogan "Carbon, the sixth element", but Lamborghini may release the final details in the coming days before the show starts on the 30th of September. Two more teasers are left, so stay tuned! 2010-09 Lamborghini supercar - teaser #4 of 6 2010-09 Lamborghini supercar - teaser #3 of 6 2010-09 Lamborghini supercar - teaser #2 of 6 2010-09 Lamborghini supercar - teaser #1 of 6.
Automobili Lamborghini and Blancpain are uniting their phenomenal engineering skill and honoring the huge success of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo racing series with a very special super sports car: the new Gallardo LP 570-4 Blancpain Edition.This extraordinary super sports car joins the competition spirit of the Super Trofeo race car with an exclusive design and one hundred percent road-going usability. The first Gallardo from the exclusive and limited Blancpain Edition production run has been presented by Stephan Winkelmann, President and CEO of Automobili Lamborghini, and Marc A. Hayek, President and CEO of Blancpain, at the final race weekend of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo on Sunday September 26 in the “Piero Taruffi” circuit, Vallelunga.Automobili Lamborghini, the manufacturer of extreme Italian super sports cars, and Blancpain, the world’s oldest luxury watchmaker, are among the very best brands in their respective sectors worldwide.
ROLLE, Switzerland (September 24, 2010) – Infiniti has released a sketch of its first electric vehicle and confirmed a 2013 launch.The sketch was shown by Infiniti’s Senior Vice President, Mr Andy Palmer, during a ceremony held to mark the opening of the Infiniti Centre Piccadilly in London.Befitting the brand’s promise of “Inspired Performance” , the Infiniti EV will be a stylish, compact, high performance, five-seat luxury car with zero emissions technology. .
INFINITI DESIGNERS SHOW THEIR PASSION IN PARISParis Motor Show debut for Infiniti Performance Line G Cabrio Concept• A taste of a potential IPL range of Infinitis for Europe with enhanced performance and driving ability• Sports suspension and sports exhaust, power boost to 338 PS• Enhanced, more purposeful design for model that already proves four-seat, coupe cabriolets can be beautiful• Craftsmanship taken to new heights: cabin inlays inspired by Japanese craftsmanship• Production decision to be made after the Paris ShowROLLE, Switzerland (September 24, 2010) – Infiniti’s passion for cars - and the art, craft and technology that goes into making them so special – is given full rein at the Paris Motor Show with the debut of the Infiniti Performance Line (IPL) G Cabrio Concept.Infiniti’s most seductive car, appropriately unveiled in one of Europe’s most romantic cities, builds on the fine looks and sporting nature of the production G Cabrio to raise the temperature in the luxury cabriolet stakes.Resplendent in new Malbec Black – a pearlescent black paint with red hints - and Monaco Red leather interior complemented by unique new cabin inlays inspired by the finessed craftsmanship of samurai armour, the ultimate G Cabrio in concept form is a bespoke and very exclusive fulfilment of Infiniti design values.As well as previewing a dramatic new look and classically luxurious cabin, the world’s sexiest four-seat cabriolet with electric folding hard-top – probably – provides a tantalising vision of a new range of Infiniti models to extend the Japanese brand’s reach further into the performance car market.The Paris debut follows on from the unveiling in the USA in August of the first production Infiniti Performance Line variant, the G Coupé, with which the IPL badge has been launched in North America.
PRESS RELEASE:A new V12 to celebrate Pininfarina's 80th anniversaryMaranello, 24th September 2010 – Ferrari is delighted to announce the presentation of the SA APERTA at the Paris International Motor Show 2010. This is a special series model of which a strictly limited number of just 80 will be built. All have already been sold. Ferrari chose to build 80 SA Apertas in celebration of Pininfarina's 80th anniversary. The SA nomenclature also pays homage to both Sergio and Andrea Pininfarina whose company and work have been linked to the most successful road-going cars ever built at Maranello.
THE CITROËN LACOSTE CONCEPT: NATURALLY SPONTANEOUS, LAID-BACK & REFINEDTwo names, Citroën and Lacoste, have come together with a shared vision - to cultivate boldness, creativity and optimism. The result of these common values: the new Citroën Lacoste concept.To be unveiled at the forthcoming Paris Motor Show, this new model is an emblem for a state-of-mind and a lifestyle. Clearly alluding to leisure and pleasure, it takes a simplified, no-nonsense approach to motoring - without forgetting refinement - and transports passengers to a lighter, fresher world.This new concept car is both resolutely Citroën and typically Lacoste.
The Peugeot EX1 100% electric Peugeot's latest concept car is a visually striking two-seater roadster with a futuristic styling and an original architecture, designed to offer intense driving sensations as a celebration of the Marque's 200th anniversary.100% real The EX1 has already broken several world records for acceleration from a standing start.It owes its stunning performance to its streamlined aerodynamics, its ultra-light structure and its two electric motors, which give the car a cumulative maximum power of 250 kW (340 bhp) and four-wheel drive.As the preparations for the commercial launch of the iOn near completion, Peugeot demonstrates with the EX1 the exciting possibilities for electric power.200 years of adventure The powerful spirit of inventiveness is always present in Peugeot's design offices and helps create an unceasing flow of ideas.
Stuttgart. Very low-slung, very sporty, and very rare: The Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, launches a small edition of a new 911 Speedster. Paying homage to the first Porsche model that bore the name Speedster – the 356 Speedster –, the production run for the new model is limited to 356 cars.