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    Bertone shows off Jaguar B99 design sketches, still won't be built

    Jaguar already made it clear that it's not interested in bringing the Bertone B99 Concept to life, but that hasn't stopped Bertone from unleashing a barrage of images and details related to its mid-sized concept. The firm says that the B99 sports a wheelbase of around 9.1 feet, and that the ...

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    Report: Jaguar passes on Bertone's B99 concept

    Jaguar B99 Concept by Bertone - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Italian design studio Bertone came to the 2011 Geneva Motor Show with the B99 concept, a design study for a prospective Jaguar rival to the likes of the BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The sleek show car fostered ...

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    Geneva 2011: Jaguar B99 Concept by Bertone is a futuristic 3-Series challenger

    Jaguar B99 Concept by Bertone - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Jaguar has been mulling the idea of taking another stab at the venerable BMW 3 Series after its last attempt, the underwhelming X-Type, failed in spectacular fashion. This is the other stab. The Jagaur B99 concept is a ...

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    Bertone B 99 concept for Jaguar leaks out ahead of Geneva

    Bertone B 99 concept – Click above for high-res image
    Opinions have been split over Jaguar's latest design phase. Some are enamored of the company's modern styling on the likes of the latest XF and XJ sedans, while others lament the demise of the company's classic lines. What very well ...

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    Video: Bertone's Alfa Romeo Pandion concept goes all Matrix on us

    Bertone Pandion concept – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    You remember the Bertone Pandion. Who could forget: Bertone's Alfa Romeo show car dropped at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this year to rave reviews and dropped jaws. But as fortunate as we were to lay our eyes on it at ...

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    Rumormill: Lancia Stratos revival won't be one-off, production planned

    The story of the coachbuilt Lancia Stratos gets more curious by the day. Although it appeared that the homage was a Pininfarina-designed one-off for a wealthy and anonymous European, Car & Driver has done some snooping of its own and reports that it wasn't exactly designed by Pininfarina and ...

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    BREAKING: Saab hires Castriota to be new design head, pen next 9-3 [w/poll]

    Jason Castriota at work – Click above for high-res image gallery of the Bertone Mantide
    Intriguing news comes by way of BusinessWeek this afternoon indicating that Saab has hired American designer Jason Castriota to serve as its head designer. Surely you remember Castriota, the man ...

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    Report: Famed designer Jason Castriota to pen for Shelby Supercars

    Bertone Mantide – click above for high-res image gallery
    While definitely one of (if not the) fastest production cars in the world, the SSC Ultimate Aero has seldom been praised for its looks. Somewhat resembling just about every other supercar out there in one detail or another, the ...

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    Geneva 2010: Bertone Alfa Romeo Pandion Concept reaffirms our love of car shows

    Bertone Alfa Romeo Pandion Concept -– Click above for high-res image gallery
    Even though our colleague Paul Esienstein might not agree, car shows serve a few pretty great purposes. Besides reuniting with old colleagues, pressing manufacturers' flesh and geeking out over (certain) booth ...

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    Bertone's Alfa Romeo Pandion Concept leaks ahead of Geneva

    Stile Bertone Alfa Romeo Pandion Concept leaked images – Click above for image gallery
    The raging torrent of pre-Geneva Motor Show leaks is officially in full effect today as a series of images showing off Bertone's new Alfa Romeo Pandion Concept have hit the Interwebs (thanks ...

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    Bertone teases Geneva-bound Alfa Romeo concept

    Alfa Romeo concept sketch by Stile Bertone – Click above for high-res image
    Two down, one to go. Well...not quite. Three of Italy's most venerable design houses are set to unveil concept cars at the upcoming Geneva Motor Show that will at once both celebrate Alfa Romeo's centenary (and, by ...

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    Report: Alfa commissions trio of 159-replacing concepts for Geneva

    2002 ItalDesign Alfa Romeo Brera Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Following up on a model as achingly gorgeous as the Alfa Romeo 159 – to say nothing of its Brera coupe and Spider convertible counterparts – is no mean feat. Which could be why Alfa is turning to ...

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    Lilli Bertone takes the reigns of family design house

    Bertone Mantide - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The design arm of Bertone, which is now known as Bertone Centro Srl, is finally and completely back in family hands. Last year the entire company, its design and production divisions, went into bankruptcy. Fiat bought the production side, ...

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    Bertone Mantide goes from blush to pale, looks better for it

    Bertone Mantide - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Love it or loathe it, the Bertone Mantide is one of the most striking automotive designs of the decade, and coupled with the Corvette ZR1's performance, Jason Castriota has created one of the most exclusive supercars in recent memory. The ...

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    REPORT: Fiat to close Bertone purchase this week

    On Thursday, Fiat is expected to put its John Hancock on a preliminary agreement to close its purchase of Carrozzeria Bertone, the coachbuilding arm of the Bertone company. In August Fiat won the right to acquire the builder, and it will throw €150 million at its operations over the next ...

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    Ciao! Fiat to build Chryslers in Italy?

    Fiat is hard at work trying to come up with the best available use of its newly acquired Chrysler arm. Part of that plan may be to sell more Chrysler products in Europe, and Fiat just so happens to have an available factory to build them in. Automotive News is reporting that Fiat CEO Sergio ...

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    Monterey 2009: Bertone shows off ZR1-based Mantide

    Bertone Mantide - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    It's become a recent tradition for a coachbuilt car to be shown at the Gooding auction tent on Friday evening (previous years we got a look at the Pininfarina P4/5 and the Pininfarina Hyperion), and this year we were treated to the ...

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    REPORT: Fiat wins bid for Bertone

    2007 Bertone Fiat Barchetta concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    According to the Wall Street Journal, Fiat has beaten out two other finalists and has won the bid for bankrupt design house and small-scale auto manufacturer Carrozzeria Bertone. The Italian Economic Development ...

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    Fiat reportedly to axe Bertone name if bid accepted

    2007 Bertone Fiat Barchetta concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When you're dealing with a company as established and reputed as Bertone, the whole is much more than the sum of its parts. Apparently Fiat feels otherwise, as the rapidly expanding Italian auto giant eyes its ...

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    Jay Leno could be second buyer of Bertone Mantide

    Bertone Mantide - Click either pic for a high-res image gallery
    Following its official unveiling in Shanghai, the Bertone Mantide has begun to make the auto show rounds, beginning with an appearance at the Goodwood Festival of Speed where its designer, Jason Castriota, drove the coachbuilt coupe ...


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