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    Report: Renault Captur concept to spearhead family of CUVs

    Renault is planning a line of crossovers based on Nissan platforms and styled after the Captur concept that debuted at this year's Geneva Motor Show. According to Auto Express, the new family of soft-roaders will start with Nissan Juke-based Captur, slated to be the smallest in the lineup, and ...

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    No Joke: Jaguar to call next small car XS?

    Jaguar is scheduled to release more details about its upcoming small car, which won't look like the Bertone B99 Concept above, at the 2011 AutoRAI in Amsterdam. The details will include the car's name, which is rumored to be XS. The name fits into Jag's current naming convention, but it seems ...

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    Why Geneva has evolved into the must-see motor show of the year

    A recent study anointed Geneva the most livable city in the world. Sitting where Lake Geneva flows into the Rhone River, the old city has a surprisingly small town feel and probably wouldn't even be on the global map were it not for the presence of the United Nations – and the annual Geneva ...

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    Every single car at the Geneva Motor Show, in one image

    We wrote about a ton of new vehicles at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show; 76 of them to be exact. Were we able to get to all of them? No... and apparently we weren't even close. The folks at CarBuzz in the UK put together an image that shows us just how far off we were. If you click the image above, ...

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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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    Range Rover Evoque gets the Benedict Radcliffe wireframe art treatment [w/video]

    Land Rover Evoque goes wireframe – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Land Rover is officially in love with wireframe artwork. In September of 2010, four artists were commissioned to produce wireframe interpretations of the Range Rover Evoque. For the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, Land ...

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    2011 Geneva Motor Show: The 76-Car Ultimate Wrap Up

    And... we're spent. Over the past three days we've tried to make you feel as if you were at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show with us, and in doing so showed you 76 production and concept vehicles that were unveiled or on display here. For those counting, that's a new record for the number of vehicles ...

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    Geneva 2011: Ruf Rt 12 R is a 230-mph bolide

    Ruf Rt 12 R - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Porsche makes some amazingly capable and exciting machines. The German speedmeisters at Ruf are fans of those cars, but they like to take them, lock them in their insane asylum factory and release them back into the world as roadgoing ...

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    Geneva 2011: 1908 Fiat SB4 "Mephistoles" land speed record car baffles the mind

    1908 Fiat SB4 Eldridge "Mephistoles" – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Way in the back of the Fiat booth at this year's Geneva Motor Show, behind all of the shiny modern machinery with their tiny, fuel-sipping engines, sat a car that looks like one of those wood-carved models you ...

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    Geneva 2011: Hamann Hawk is Barbie's First Supercar

    Hamann Hawk - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG is certainly enjoying an interesting run at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show. It's had its ups and downs... and right now, it's going through another low point courtesy of Hamann. To be fair, the styling of the Hamann ...

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    Geneva 2011: BMW ActiveE looking to become the Ultimate Electric Driving Machine

    BMW ActiveE - Click above for high-res image gallery
    BMW showed us the ActiveE Concept back at the 2010 Detroit Auto Show. Now the automaker is using the Geneva Motor Show floor to roll out the latest version of its electrified 1-Series. The BMW ActiveE, following in the footsteps of the Mini E ...

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    Geneva 2011: Carlsson C25 Royale makes large quantities of money magically disappear

    Carlsson C25 Royale - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Customized Mercedes-Benz cars have been in the spotlight at the 2011 Geneva Motor Show. Mansory, Fab Design and Brabus have all fallen in love with the SLS AMG, but Carlsson continues its affair with the SL65 AMG. At last year's show, ...

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    Geneva 2011: Brabus 700 Biturbo is SLS AMG turned up to 11

    Brabus 700 Biturbo - Click above for high-res image gallery
    It's become quite clear that Mansory and Fab Design should leave SLS-tuning to the experts. Brabus has pulled back the wraps on its 700 Biturbo, and the results are pants-tightening impressive. Brabus has taken the 6.2-liter SLS AMG ...

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    Geneva 2011: Lotus flashes the black and gold with new racing cars

    2011 Lotus Renault GP R31 and Evora GT4 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Picking a color scheme for a race car is usually a straightforward matter, but when Lotus opted to revive the black-and-gold combination of the classic John Player Special livery for its new Formula One car, things ...

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    Geneva 2011: Range Rover Autobiography Ultimate Edition takes its place as king of the hill

    Range Rover Autobiography Ultimate Edition – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Back in the days before every luxury automaker and its sister (company) got into SUVs, there was one name in the premium off-roading game: Range Rover. And keen to prove it's still at the top, Land Rover ...

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    Geneva 2011: World Car of the Year finalists shortlisted

    The list of finalists for World Car of the Year has been whittled down from 39 entries to just three, and the finalists were announced yesterday at a press conference hosted by Bridgestone at the Geneva Motor Show. The finalists for overall Car of the Year are the 2011 Audi A8, the BMW 5 Series ...

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    Geneva 2011: Novitec Rosso Ferrari 458 Italia makes sexy and fast look sexier and go faster

    Novitec Rosso 458 Italia - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Novitec Rosso has thing for the Prancing Horse. It routinely turns its wrenches on the cars of the Ferrari stable and shows them a new level of power. At this week's 2011 Geneva Motor Show, Novitec has focused ts attention on the ...

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    Geneva 2011: 2012 Kia Picanto brings A-game to the A-segment

    2012 Kia Picanto – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Originally launched back in 2004, the Kia Picanto has gone through twoface lifts before arriving in its all-new form here on the Geneva Motor Show stage. The redesigned A-segment hatchback features the modern design language shared ...

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    Geneva 2011: Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid plugs in at the PalExpo

    Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The automaker best known for its safety technologies is forging a new path its leadership of the green revolution with the new Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid. Revealed here at the Geneva Motor Show, the hybrid wagon is the first in its ...

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    Geneva 2011: Pirelli shows off 2011 F1 tire with trio of racers

    Pirelli 2011 Formula 1 Tire Display - Click above for high-res image gallery
    To the uninitiated, the choice of tires in motor racing can look about as insignificant as what refreshments they're serving in the grandstands. But those in the know are all too aware of the enormous effect the right ...


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