Venturi America: an electric buggy with 407hp

(Relaxnews) – Venturi, the Monaco-based company specializing in all-electric vehicles, came to the Paris Motor Show with a new, more powerful version of its America sports buggy. Boasting over 400hp, the model will be produced in a limited edition of just 25 units starting in May...

Volkswagen to feature new Passat and Golf Alltrack in Paris

 (Relaxnews) – Plenty of new models will be on display at Volkswagen’s stand at the Paris Motor Show, from the latest Passat to the Golf Alltrack (in a world premiere), as well as the restyled Polo GTi and Touareg. The German manufacturer’s eighth-generation Passat will debut in...

Honda revs up for Paris with hot Civic Type-R

(Relaxnews) – Aimed at those that prize performance above style or subtlety Honda’s hottest of hot hatches will face some stiff competition when it arrives in the French capital this week for the Paris Motor Show. Just like the SUV, the hot hatchback is very much en vogue, and...

First look at Honda’s new crossover concept

(Relaxnews) – Honda revealed the first image of the European specification HR-V concept, which is due to premiere in October at the Paris Motor Show. A version of the prototype, which is something of a cross between a coupe and an SUV, is slated to enter production in 2015. The...

BMW reveals the 2 Series Convertible

(Relaxnews) – The latest addition to BMW’s soft-top line up offers more comfort and practicality than its predecessor without diluting performance. The 1-Series convertible was a huge hit with the company selling in excess of 130,000 examples. Its replacement, the 2 Series...

Citroen to crowdsource its concept car

(Relaxnews) – The French motor manufacturer will be asking the crowds at October’s Paris Motor Show to help it choose whether its latest creation car should go from concept to production. Citroen has built two SUV-inspired concepts based on its new supermini city car,...

Kia to unveil quieter, more luxurious Sorento in Paris

(Relaxnews) – At the Paris Motor Show in October, Kia will stage the European premiere of its third-generation Sorento premium SUV. Recently unveiled in South Korea, the new model offers a more refined style and a quieter ride than the outgoing version. The front of the new...

Land Rover sets SUV record at the Nürburgring

(Relaxnews) – The Range Rover Sport SVR has just posted a lap time of just eight minutes and 14 seconds, making it the fastest production specification off-roader ever to take to the world-famous German circuit. Land Rover isn’t quite ready to officially unveil its latest model –...

BMW rolls out new 2 Series Active Tourers

(Relaxnews) – The German manufacturer is entering the premium compact car market with the launch of the 2 Series Active Tourer, a new range aimed at combining comfort and functionality with dynamics and elegance. The new BMW models will compete mainly with those in the Mercedes B...

Customize the new Ferrari California T online

(Relaxnews) – Ferrari has launched an online configurator for its California T, allowing car fans to build their ideal version of the convertible supercar down to the last detail. Introduced at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, the Ferrari California T is slated to go on sale in...
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