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Paris 2010: The Citroen C5 Facelift

Citroen has revealed their C5 sedan and estate at the Paris Motor Show where it will boast new looks and new technologies. First up is the front end which includes LED lights, where the rear end boasts new tail lamps. Engine-wise the C5 offers e-HDi diesel units with 82kW of power, start-stop systems and regenerative braking. There will be an […]

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Paris 2010: The Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale

This is the Maserati GranTurismo MC Stradale which uses a 4.7-litre V8 engine with 336kW and 51Nm of torque sourced from Ferrari. The MC Stradale will be 110kg lighter than the normal GranTurismo model. Maserati said that the model here will offer a 300mk/h top speed, a 0-100km/h time of 4.6 second and an “electro-actuated” transmission capable of changing 60 […]

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Paris 2010: Audi A7 Sportback

The Audi A7 Sportback has been revealed in Paris where if offers a 2.8-litre FSI engine with 150kW, a supercharged 3.0-litre TFSI with 220kW and two diesel motors in the form of a 3.0-litre TDI with 150- and 180kW of power. The A7 Sportback will boast 18-inch alloy wheels, new LED taillights, sporty styling, a 6.5-inch MMI display for the […]

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Paris 2010: Honda Jazz Hybrid

This is the Honda Jazz Hybrid which has been revealed at the Paris Motor Show. The Jazzy Hybrid offers a new grille, revised headlights and new taillights to allow onlookers to distinguish between this and the standard model. There’s a cabin which includes 831-litres of load space, leather upholstery as an option, GPS navigation, Bluetooth connectivity and a rear-entertainment system. […]

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Paris 2010: The BMW Concept 6-Series Coupe

At the Paris Motor Show BMW revealed their Concept 6-Series Coupe. The concept here is meant to offer a look at the production model. BMW’s Concept 6’er boasts a wide twin-kidney grille, new LED haedlights, a glass roof and 20-inch wheels for the outside. On the inside, BMW has added two-tone leather upholstery, gloss black accents, wooden trim, a new […]

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Paris 2010: Renault DeZir Concept

Renault’s all-electric concept known as the DeZir has been revealed at the Paris Motor Show. The model pronounced “desire” boasts gullwing doors, a curvaceous interior, a mid-mounted electric motor and 110kW of power with 226Nm of torque. There is a 24kWh lithium-ion battery which allows for a range of 160km. There is a 0-100km/h time of 5 seconds with a […]

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Paris 2010: Renault ZOE Concept

Renault has released their ZOE vehicle at the Paris Motor Show where it is a similar size to the Clio. In fact, the Renault Zoe here might become the replacement model for the Clio. The concept features a new front end with integrated lighting, a new grille, and trapezoidal lights. There are 19-inch wheels which offer in- and out-of-town driving. […]

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Paris 2010: The Peugeot 508

This is Peugeot’s new 508 which has been unveiled at the Paris Motor Show. The 508 is a mix between the 407 and 607 as it will replace both of these. Essentially, the 508 here is a mid-size sedan which is aimed at increasing sales as it will be large and affordable for those indecisive on what they want. Furthermore, […]

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Paris 2010: Ferrari California HELE, With High Emotion And Low Emissions

At the Paris Motor Show Ferrari debuted their California which uses the High Emotion Low Emissions system (HELE). Basically, the HELE system will offer low CO2 emissions with extra performance and better efficiency. There are various additions to allow for the witchcraft to work, and this includes a new Start/Stop system, and different functioning of the engine fan, fuel-pump and […]

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Paris 2010: Nissan Townpod Concept

Nissan has revealed their Townpod, a small vehicle which uses the same engine system as the LEAF. The Townpod was revealed at the Paris Motor Show where it boasts a “Stratosphere White” paint-job and “Electric Blue” accents to attract attention. The Townpod will create no emissions and it will offer recharging for maximum efficiency. The exterior hosts split rear doors, […]

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Paris 2010: Citroen DS3 WRC

Citroen has used the Paris Motor Show to unveil a DS3 WRC car for the 2011 season. The DS3 WRC will boast a 1.6-litre direct-injection turbocharged engine with 224kW of power and 350Nm of torque — the maximum allowed in the event. The DS3 WRC is based on the normal DS3, however it boasts loads of changes and new technologies […]

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Paris 2010: Ford Fiesta WRC

Ford has used the Paris Motor Show to reveal their new Fiesta WRC model. The Fiesta WRC will replace the Focus WRC where it will offer a 1.6-litre engine with turbocharging, direct-injection and tuning from Pipe Moteur, a French tuning house. Because of these enhancements, power will amount to 224kW which is the WRC limit. Ford’s Fiesta WRC will enter […]

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Paris 2010: MINI Countryman WRC

MINI has used the Paris Motor Show to reveal their new World Rally Championship car. The MINI WRC will enter into the 2011 event where it will look like a Countryman but perform like an off-road champion with a six-speed sequential gearbox. No power figures have been released for the MINI Countryman WRC. Press Release Paris.Visitors to the 2010 Mondial […]

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Paris 2010: Kia POP Concept

Kia has used the Paris Motor Show to reveal their POP Electric Concept Car which uses a 18kWh lithium polymer gel battery for a total travel range of 160-kilometers on a full charge. The battery will power an electric motor with 50kW of power and 190Nm of torque and this setup will allow for 140km/h. The Kia POP offers a […]

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Range Rover Evoque: First Image

This is the first image of the Range Rover Evoque which will be offered with a a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine with 177kW and a 2.2-litres turbodiesel motor with 110kW, or 140kW of power. There are no other official details of the model just yet, however we do know that it will use front-wheel-drive. The fuel rating is expected to […]

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