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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Fiat's Mazda-based roadster will be called the 124 Spider

March 4, 2015 14:24 CET

Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne revealed that Fiat will call its new Mazda-based roadster the 124 Spider, reviving a name from the 1960s. The roadster will be based on the Miata MX-5....
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Audi spreads wireless connectivity to nearly all 2016 models

10:53 am U.S. ET | March 4, 2015

Audi said it plans to equip nearly all of its 2016 model-year vehicles with 4G LTE or 3G high-speed data connectivity to give drivers Wi-Fi access from the road....
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Apple seen emerging as serious competitor by auto executives

9:09 am U.S. ET | March 3, 2015

Auto executives are taking seriously the prospect that Apple and Google will emerge as competitors even as they consider partnering with the two....
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VW coupe-styled GTE aims to boost brand image

3:00 pm U.S. ET | March 2, 2015

Volkswagen previewed a coupe-styled sedan at the Geneva auto show that is set to become a production model to boost the brand's image and attract customers from cars such as the Mercedes-Benz CLS. VW signaled the Sport Coupe Concept GTE will likely become a production model....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Infiniti will aim QX30 crossover at affluent young buyers

March 2, 2015 20:06 CET

Infiniti said it will target younger affluent customers with its QX30 compact crossover. Infiniti unveiled a concept for the crossover on the eve of the Geneva auto show....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Bentley unveils two-seat sports car concept that may become 5th model

March 2, 2015 20:39 CET

Bentley unveiled the EXP 10 Speed 6 concept for a two-seat luxury sports car that it says may join its lineup in the near future. The EXP 10 also shows how the brand's styling will evolve to become sportier and more emotionally appealing....
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VW Passat named European Car of the Year

March 2, 2015 17:28 CET

The Volkswagen Passat is Europe's 2015 Car of the Year, marking the third time in six years that VW has won the title. The Passat beat its nearest competitor, the Citroen C4 Cactus, by nearly 100 points. The Mercedes C class finished third in the voting....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Supercars and SUVs will be show stars

March 2, 2015 06:01 CET

Supercars from Ferrari, Audi, Aston Martin and McLaren will shine at the Geneva auto show alongside mass-market models taking aim at the fast-growing SUV/crossover market....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

VW's sleek concept set to become image-carrier

Feb. 27, 2015 10:37 CET

VW will preview a coupe-styled sedan at the Geneva auto show that is set to become a production model that will attract customers from cars such as the Mercedes CLS....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Honda counts on roomy Jazz for sales boost

Feb. 27, 2015 10:56 CET

Honda hopes features such as segment-leading interior space will boost sales of its Jazz subcompact in Europe. The third-generation Jazz is 95mm longer than the current car and its wheelbase has been extended by 30mm....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

SsangYong Tivoli will join expanding small SUV segment

Feb. 27, 2015 06:01 CET

SsangYong will enter the booming subcompact SUV segment in Europe with the Tivoli. The car will compete with models such as the Nissan Juke and Renault Captur, SsangYong said....
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Mazda launches CX-3 small SUV, bets on diesel-only car for Japan

7:30 am U.S. ET | Feb. 27, 2015

The Mazda CX-3 compact crossover went on sale in Japan today with the carmaker offering a 1.5-liter diesel engine as the nameplate's only powerplant. That won't happen in the US, says chief engineer Michio Tomiyama: “In America, it will be only gasoline.”...
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Audi says new R8 is its most powerful production car

Feb. 26, 2015 10:54 CET

Audi today released pictures and details of its second-generation R8 supercar. It said the top-range version will be the most powerful and fastest series-production Audi to date....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

VW says new Touran is lighter, roomier, more frugal

Feb. 25, 2015 12:13 CET

VW's new lighter, roomier Touran minivan will offer the biggest luggage compartment in its class, along with new active and passive safety features and seamless connectivity to Apple and Android smartphones, the automaker said....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Aston says Vulcan supercar will cost $2.79 million

Feb. 25, 2015 11:06 CET

Aston Martin said its 800-plus-hp Vulcan will cost 1.8 million pounds ($2.79 million) in the company's UK home market. Aston said the carbon fiber supercar is powered by the most potent iteration to date of the company's naturally aspirated, 7.0-liter V-12 gasoline engine....
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BLOG: A no-holds-barred online Q&A with Cadillac boss Johan de Nysschen

3:46 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 23, 2015

Jalopnik beckoned its readers this afternoon to “Ask Cadillac President de Nysschen anything.” They were more than happy to oblige....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW PREVIEW

BMW minivan, Renault crossover join Ferrari, Mercedes debuts

Feb. 21, 2015 13:29 CET

Exotic supercars such as the Ferrari 488 GTB will line up alongside BMW's second front-wheel-drive minivan and key new models from Renault and Skoda at this year's Geneva auto show....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Audi R8 seen on racetrack ahead of Geneva debut

Feb. 20, 2015 11:49 CET

Audi released a video of its latest R8 supercar undergoing test drives in Spain. The second generation of the mid-engine coupe is lighter and more powerful than the current car, reports said....
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Sportier Skoda Fabia keeps its functionality

Feb. 20, 2015 06:01 CET

The new Skoda Fabia highlights how the fast-growing Czech value brand is adding a touch of style to its cars. With its sharp edges and clear lines, the third-generation Fabia looks more dynamic and sportier than its predecessor while the car’s practical features have been enhanced....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Infiniti reveals photo of QX30 crossover concept

9:16 am U.S. ET | Feb. 19, 2015

Infiniti released a full photo of its QX30 crossover concept today in advance of the 2015 Geneva auto show....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Lotus plans U.S. return with Evora 400

Feb. 19, 2015 11:13 CET

Lotus unveiled the Evora 400, a revised version of its flagship Evora sports car that will spearhead the brand's return to the United States. Lotus has moved the mid-engine coupe further upmarket to better compete with rivals such as the Porsche 911 and Audi R8....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Hyundai touts fresh design for compact SUV

Feb. 17, 2015 15:52 CET

Hyundai unveiled its new Tucson with an agile and dynamic design that the automaker hopes will help the model gain ground in Europe's ultra-competitive compact SUV segment....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Skoda upgrades Superb flagship

Feb. 17, 2015 20:33 CET

Skoda released details and pictures of its latest Superb flagship, claiming the midsize model is the best car it has ever made. The Superb is an important image carrier for the brand....
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2015 GENEVA AUTO SHOW

Aston Martin will unveil Vulcan high-performance car

Feb. 17, 2015 12:03 CET

Aston Martin will unveil the Vulcan limited-edition supercar at the upcoming Geneva auto show. The Vulcan will be available for customers to drive on racetracks, the company said....
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Mazda2 gets bigger, lighter and bolder

Feb. 17, 2015 06:01 CET

Mazda expects its latest Mazda2 hatchback to make a bigger impact in Europe's highly competitive subcompact segment than the current model because of its more aggressive design, improved interior and a wide range of safety equipment....
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