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Aston Martin hinted at the electric future sub-brand Lagonda

Aston Martin hinted at the electric future sub-brand Lagonda

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The company Aston Martin presented at the Geneva Motor Show an electric drone concept car Lagonda Vision. The novelty is designed to give an idea of ​​the future luxury cars of the British brand, which will be produced under the sub-brand Lagonda. A luxury limousine is set in motion by electric motors, the return of which is not called. It is only known that the engines will be powered by solid-state batteries, which can provide a run without recharging up to 640 kilometers. Completely replenish the stock of batteries can be in as little as 15 minutes. The rear of the body of the Lagonda Vision can be raised for a more comfortable fit in the interior. The front seats can be rotated 180 degrees so that passengers can sit facing each other. The steering column, which has an electri
Audi brought to Geneva a nearly serial electric locomotive

Audi brought to Geneva a nearly serial electric locomotive

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Audi Company brought a prototype of its first production model on electric traction - crossover e-tron at the Motor Show in Geneva. The car shown at the motor show is covered with a special camouflage with e-tron logos. The exact characteristics of the electric crossover in Audi are not named. The automaker noted only that the all-terrain vehicle will be equipped with the all-wheel drive system. In addition, 30 minutes of charging at a special station is enough for a "long journey". Production of Audi e-tron will begin in late 2018. The model will be released at the carmaker's plant in Belgium. Before starting production, Audi will test the model in real conditions. This will involve almost 250 test prototypes. They will be tested at temperatures from minus 20 to plus 50 degre...
New Skoda Vision X concept debut in Geneva

New Skoda Vision X concept debut in Geneva

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This is the Skoda Vision X, a Geneva Motor Show concept that previews a new small crossover from the Czech brand, to rival the likes of the SEAT Arona and VW T-Roc. The show car also uses compressed natural gas (CNG) as a potentially cleaner fuel and features a mild-hybrid powertrain designed to offer four-wheel drive and limited pure-electric running. The Vision X - which is expected to reach production in 2019 and could carry the badge Amiq or Anuq - is more of a crossover than an SUV. It’s 4,250mm long and 1,800mm wide - longer and wider than both of its ‘sister’ VW Group cars, the T-Roc and Arona. But the Skoda’s roofline is also significantly lower than both of those vehicles'. Significantly, though, the Vision X’s wheelbase is 2,645mm - 55mm up on a T-Roc’s and a full
New Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion sedan concept hits Geneva

New Volkswagen I.D. Vizzion sedan concept hits Geneva

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Volkswagen has introduced a new member of the all-electric I.D. family at the Geneva Motor Show called I.D. Vizzion – a striking, lengthy all-electric saloon boasting full level five autonomous features. At 5,163mm in length, it’s similar in size to the Mercedes S-Class and the latest Audi A8. It’s intended as a showcase of what kind technology Volkswagen thinks the I.D. brand could represent just over a decade from now, but it also previews a production I.D. electric saloon, which will arrive by 2022 at the latest. The concept uses Volkswagen’s electric MEB platform, and the powertrain itself utilises two electric motors – one driving each axle. The front motor is a 75kW coaxial drive, while at the rear is a more compact, but more powerful 150kW motor. As such, total system po
Skoda introduced a new compact crossover

Skoda introduced a new compact crossover

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Skoda has introduced the concept car Vision X, designed to give an idea of ​​the future compact crossover of the Czech brand. The public premiere of the novelty will be held March 6 at the Geneva Motor Show. The serial version of Skoda Vision X will be built on the MQB platform of the Volkswagen concern, which is already underlying, for example, Seat Arona and Volkswagen T-Roc. The length of the car was 4250 mm, and the height - 1500 millimeters. The size of the wheelbase is 2645 millimeters. Commodity crossover will become the "younger" SUV in the Skoda line and will take a place on the step below Karoq. The prototype Skoda Vision X equipped with a hybrid powertrain, based on which a 1.5-liter four-cylinder turbo engine powered by natural gas came in. The unit produces 130 hp an
Pininfarina showed the silhouette of a 800-horsepower electric supercar

Pininfarina showed the silhouette of a 800-horsepower electric supercar

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The Italian atelier and the Hong Kong firm HKG will develop a new supercar with a microturbine generator serving as a power reserve magnifier The Italian body atelier Pininfarina has distributed a teaser of the concept electric super car HK GT, developed jointly with the Hong Kong company Hybrid Kinetic Group (HKG). The premiere of the prototype will take place on March 6 at the Geneva Motor Show. Judging by the image, it will be a luxurious four-seater car with two large doors of the "gull wing" design. It is assumed that the novelty will use the same technology as the sedan HKG H600, which was shown in Geneva last year. The structure of the power plant included two electric motors, which in total give out 800 horsepower, and a microturbine generator, which generates energy t...
Rimac showed his new supercar

Rimac showed his new supercar

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The appearance of the electric supercar is partially revealed in a fresh video camera. Before the Geneva Motor Show, where Rimac is going to present its second model, it remains to wait very briefly. The Croatian company is heating up interest in the novelty by releasing teasers of an electric hypercar. Until now, the successor to Concept_One is likely to become more powerful and faster, and the company even claims that it will "change the rules of the game." The new teaser reveals little more than the first 22-second length, which was published on the company's official Facebook page. The video is played by incendiary music combined with visual effects, while the commentary to the video says: "Why play by the rules, when you can change the game." In the frames of the fresh vi...
BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe: published the first image

BMW 8 Series Gran Coupe: published the first image

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The Bavarian manufacturer published a teaser of the flagship four-door coupe. BMW has posted a new teaser of the 8 Series Gran Coupe on the official Facebook page. The picture shows the profile of the car. No details yet, but there is a short comment to the teaser: "Stay tuned. More to come in Geneva next week ». If you look closely, you can see the "seam" of the end of the tailgate. Compared to the previous concept of the BMW 8 Series, the four-door sedan's sideglass visually looks longer. The streamlined, smoothly falling roof gives the car a dynamic and sporty look, but probably with damage to the space in the head area of ​​the rear passengers. Although, perhaps, the renderer is intended to demonstrate the key components of the design, but in reality the car will look easier.
Skoda told about the new compact crossover

Skoda told about the new compact crossover

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The company Skoda has published a new teaser image of its new conceptual crossover and shared the first technical characteristics of this car. The prototype called Vision X, which will be presented to the public at the Geneva Motor Show on March 6, will be able to use three energy sources at once. So, the car can ride on gasoline, gas (CNG) and electricity. In addition, the driver can at any time switch the drive (rear, front, full) crossover. The novelty is completed with the four-cylinder 1.5-liter TSI engine, which is already actively used by the VW Group, and two gas cylinders. In CNG mode, the engine power is 130 horsepower. The car then activates the front-wheel drive. Also Vision X is an electric motor, which, if necessary, activates the rear drive. With combined use, t...
Giorgetto Giugiaro will bring to Geneva a concept electric car

Giorgetto Giugiaro will bring to Geneva a concept electric car

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The company GFG Style, which belongs to the famous designer Giorgetto Giugiaro and his son Fabrizio, will present at the Geneva Motor Show a concept electric car called Sybilla. As reported by Automotive News, the car will be distinguished by an avant-garde design with retro effects. Also involved in the project was the Chinese company Envision, which was responsible for creating the power plant of the machine. Design Sybilla will resemble the Chevrolet Testudo, over the appearance of which Giugiaro worked as early as the 1960s. The length of the machine is more than 5000 mm, and the height is 1480 mm. The car will have no front windows. Also the novelty will be equipped with a sliding windshield and doors in the style of "seagull's wings". The power unit of the concept will incl...