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    Paris Preview: Hyundai ix20 MPV sketched
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    Hyundai ix20 Concept – Click above for high-res image
    When it comes to designing an MPV, it's difficult to move beyond the standard two-box form. That's where Hyundai's "fluidic sculpture" design language comes into play. Penned by the automaker's European R&D studio in ...

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    Report: Lotus bringing a pair of front-engine hybrids to Paris Motor Show
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    Lotus Evora 414E Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    In addition to the pair of Evoras being introduced at this year's Paris Motor Show, Lotus will also be unveiling two front-engine hybrid vehicles, in keeping with the automaker's promise to offer more gasoline/electric sports ...

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    Paris Preview: Toyota Verso-S gets an iQ-inspired makeover
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    Toyota Verso-S – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Small MPVs might not be the hottest commodities here in the United States, but these little functional wonders sell like hotcakes in other markets, especially Europe. To keep up with the growing segment, Toyota has given its Verso ...

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    First image of 2011 Volkswagen Passat leaks out? [UPDATE]
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    2011 Volkswagen Passat – Click above to enlarge
    A Norwegian website claims to have snagged the first official photo of the 2011 Volkswagen Passat from one of the automaker's European retailers (they didn't, see the UPDATE below), and sources suggest we could see the restyled mid-size sedan ...

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    Officially Official: Citroën DS4 blends compact size and luxury
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    Citroën DS4 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Citroën previewed its next-generation design language at this year's Geneva Motor Show with the DS High Rider concept, and the first production car to use these shapely new lines will be the DS4 five-door hatch, which makes its ...

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    Paris Preview: Mazda debuts new Kodo design language with Shinari Concept
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    Mazda Shinari Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    With the departure of Laurens van den Acker to Renault, Mazda's loved or loathed Nagare design language has been dispatched, and in its place is a new designer (Ikuo Maeda) a new theme, a new concept and a new name: Kodo. Set ...

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    Lotus reveals Evora S and Evora IPS ahead of Paris debut
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    Lotus Evora S and Evora IPS – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Not long after Lotus accidentally leaked its plans to unveil two new Evoras at this year's Paris Motor Show, we now have the full details weeks before the dynamic duo make their public debut. The Evora S and IPS (which ...

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    Officially Official: 2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS revealed before Paris debut
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    2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It seems like every automaker wants to have a "four-door coupe" in its lineup these days. Hyundai has its rakish new Sonata, Volkswagen has the stylish CC and BMW has reportedly given its Gran Coupe concept the go-ahead for ...

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    Report: The Ford Focus ST is dead, long live the Focus ST
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    Ford Focus ST – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Euro 5 emissions standards have struck again, contributing to the (timely) death of the current generation Ford Focus ST. The ST is yet another high-powered Euro-only offering to meet its end at the hands of the upgraded emissions ...

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    Redesigned Bentley Continental GT teased in video
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    Click above to view the video after the jump
    After a slew of special editions and the recent spate of spy shots, the new Bentley Continental GT is finally getting ready for its big reveal at the Paris Motor Show, and the flying B has set up a microsite with a brief teaser video to whet our ...

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    Kia adding fizz to Paris Motor Show with Pop Concept
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    Kia Pop Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When the Paris Motor Show opens up next month, Kia will roll out a new battery powered commuter concept. Thus far, Kia has only released a few details about its door-stop-shaped Pop Concept, including its sub-10-foot length and its ...

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    Report: Smart to reveal electric scooter at Paris Motor Show
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    When you're already known for producing what basically amounts to the smallest vehicle currently available for public consumption, what do you do for an encore presentation? Go even smaller, of course. In the case of the Smart brand, that means cutting the total wheel count in half. That's right, ...

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    Peugeot 508 leaked well ahead of Paris debut
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    Peugeot 508 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    While some automakers are diversifying, others are consolidating. Like Peugeot, for example, which is preparing to replace both the 407 and 607 with an all-new 508. The big sedan is set to debut in a couple of months at the biennial Paris ...

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    Rumormill: Lotus to show off next Esprit, two new GTs, one roadster in Paris
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    Getting closer to the Paris Motor Show, more is being revealed – or rumored, perhaps – about what will be on show. AutoExpress is predicting the appearance of five Lotus concepts at the end of September: a roadster, two front-engined grand tourers, and the new Esprit. Last month, we ...

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    Paris Preview: Renault DeZir concept signals new styling direction
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    Renault DeZir Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Renault's home auto show in Paris this Fall will mark the beginning of a new styling direction for the brand, and that means a new concept car. The DeZir is the first major project under new design vice president Laurens van den ...

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    Spy Shots: New Peugeot 508 sedan caught undisguised?
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    Peugeot's new executive-class sedan has spotted getting ready for a likely photoshoot in Madrid, wearing nothing but a car cover. Given the timing, we're guessing the new 508 sedan will get its world premiere at the Paris Motor Show in September and then go on sale late this year or in early 2011. ...

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    Nagare no more? Mazda to change styling direction
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    Mazda Furai Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    According to Auto Express, Mazda Europe's British design boss Peter Birtwhistle has confirmed that the Japanese automaker will take on a new styling direction. Perhaps the news shouldn't come as a shocker, considering that former ...

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    1200-hp Bugatti Veyron SuperSport to debut at Paris salon?
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    Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Rumors of an even more powerful version of the Bugatti Veyron have been around almost as long as the Veyron itself. But after abating for a couple of years, now that the Veyron's production run is winding to an end, the ...

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    2011 Renault Latitude brings back conventional style to premium segment
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    2011 Renault Latitude – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Through much of the last decade, Renault's product lineup lived up to the long-standing French reputation for peculiar design. This was particularly true of its flagship model, the bizarre looking five-door hatchback Vel Satis. ...

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    Citroën packs the tech into "all-new" C4 hatchback
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    2011 Citroën C4 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    You'd think a term like "all new" would be fairly absolute. But not when it comes to new cars. Take the new Citroën C4, for example. The French automaker calls it "all new". But it's still based on the platform of the ...

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