Audi A3 e-tron concept ...

As one of its largest markets, Audi AG chose the 2011 Shanghai Auto Show to unveil its latest concept car, the A3 e-tron. The A3 e-tron uses the same sedan shape and more or less the same bodywork as the A3 concept shown in Geneva earlier this year. The differences are a metallic front...

Land Rover’s Envi...

Land Rover has announced that its first hybrid models will arrive in 2013. The announcement came at the Geneva Auto Show where the Range_e, a concept vehicle based on the Range Rover Sport but, using a hybrid diesel powertrain, was on display. Tests for the hybrid models will begin later...

Infiniti Etherea Concep...

In the wake of its sponsorship deal with the Red Bull Formula One racing team, Inifiniti brought a compact concept car to the 2011 Geneva Motor Show. The vehicle looks ready to do battle in the luxury compact segemnt with the likes of the Audi A3, BMW 1 Series, Mercedes B Class or the...

Here Comes the Bus: Vol...

Volkswagen AG is resurrecting its iconic microbus, which debuted in 1950 and became a favorite of hippies for its unique styling and copious space for travelers. Volkswagen is showing a concept version of the van — known by its German nickname, the Bulli — at the Geneva Auto Show...

2012 Infiniti M Hybrid:...

The third week of February brought a couple of days of Spring-like temperatures to Toronto. Now if record-breaking weather – in a good way – didn’t fire up thoughts of hitting the open road then this might. Infiniti unveiled its first hybrid luxury sedan- the 2012 Infiniti M35h –...

Green Machine: The New ...

Concept cars used to be about pushing the elements of design. That is just so 1990s. The reality of auto manufacturing has been impacted by ideas like sustainability, carbon footprint and green – and I am not talking about the colour. This brings us to the 2011 Ford Focus...

Porsche unwraps the 201...

Yes it was an ungodly hour, but those in attendance in Cobo Hall at 6:30am on January 10, 2011 were the first to see Porsche’s latest take on the 918 concept, the 918 RSR. Although the plug-in hybrid 918 Spyder has been slated for production, the RSR is listed as a concept, a...

2012 Audi A6 sedan and ...

Audi AG used the 2011 North American International Auto Show in Detroit to officially unveil its all-new A6 sedan. Rupert Stadler, CEO of Audi AG, was given the honours of presenting  the sleek sedan to the world’s media. In stressing the Audi mantra of  light weight technology and...