Ford unveiled the 2014 Escort Concept at the Shanghai Auto Show. Given the population of Asian continent, all car manufacturers want to appease the consumers. The 2014 Ford Escort concept tries to cater a growing and diverse mix of customers.
A refreshed version of the Kia Optima saloon was unveiled at the 2013 New York International Auto Show. The 2014 Kia Optima cements the model’s status as a trailblazer of combining style and substance in an affordably priced vehicle.
Honda unveiled the 2013 Concept M at the Shanghai Auto Show 2013 for the Multi-Purpose Vehicle segment targetting Chinese market in particular. Given the size and population, it makes sense for Honda to offer a new-value vehicle that has the attributes of a passenger car along with the comforts. A mass-production vehicle based on this concept model will be introduced in Chinese market next year.
The 2013 Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupé Concept made its public debut at the 2013 Shanghai Auto Show. The concept gives design hint for the upcoming Volkswagen SUV in near future. Klaus Bischoff confirmed by stating that the CrossBlue Coupé shows the potential of Volkswagen design DNA and will undoubtedly have an influence on future SUV models.
MG Motors will showcase its all-new MG3 supermini at the 2013 Shanghai Auto Show. The new MG3 borrows its styling cues from the MG Zero Concept and enhances it further to entice the young and style conscious buyers.
Mercedes-Benz announced today that it will debut the Concept GLA premium compact SUV at the Shanghai auto show (April 21- 29). The Concept GLA blends dramatic styling with clear functionality for recreational use. Under the hood of this new concept vehicle (length/width/height: 172.5/77.8/62.1 inches) sits a four-cylinder turbocharged gasoline engine rated at 208 hp with a displacement of 2.0 liters. Its power is transmitted to the road via the 7-speed dual clutch automatic transmission and 4MATIC all-wheel drive. A unique highlight is the new headlamps featuring laser technology, which not only shine more light on the road, but also function as projectors.
Lumma Design, the tuner from the Swabian city of Winterlingen, have introduced a new bodykit for the Porsche Cayenne, called the CLR 558 GT-S. The tunning program makes the Cayenne “hotter” even without fender extensions.
Porsche has revealed the new Porsche 911 RSR Type 991, which is the new version of the 911 GT3 RSR Type 997. The new Porsche 911 RSR Type 991 made its world premiere at the World Endurance Championship (WEC) at Silverstone, 13-14 April, 2013.