Tag Archives: Geneva Auto Show 2015

Jeep Renegade Hard Steel Concept Has a Trailer that Pops Up to Reveal a Huge Touch Display

With so many entertainment channels offered to us today, I think it will be hard for most people to even consider going on a road trip or hitting the wilderness for a good’ol camping trip. But with the Jeep Renegade Hard Steel Concept, you might be able to do those while not being away from your ‘usual entertainment’. The automaker surprises visitors and journalists at the Geneva Motor Show this year when it unveiled the Hard Steel Concept. But the real surprise isn’t on the Renegade, but what’s behind it: hitched to the Renegade was a small trailer that’s basically a carbon copy of the Renegade’s rear end, complete with taillights (of course), bumpers, identical wheels (only two, naturally) and right down to the ‘fuel door’ above the right wheel. Continue reading Jeep Renegade Hard Steel Concept Has a Trailer that Pops Up to Reveal a Huge Touch Display

nanoFlowcell AG’s Concept Electric Cars With Flow-cell Drive System Has Range Over 600 Miles

Concerns about battery life and the time required to recharge are the key stumbling blocks that prevent swift adoption of electric cars. However, that may soon change if Liechtenstein-based nanoFlowcell AG has its way. Pushing forth a new-age technology known as, well, nanoFlowcell, it promised an astounding 1,000 km range and a top speed of over 200 km/h (124 mph) from its low-voltage vehicle, the Quantino. The Quantino is the cute, flow-y hatch you see in this post and its larger sibling, the Quant F, is sport limousine that is said to make the century sprint in a scant 2.8 seconds with a terminal velocity of 300 km/h (186 mph). And mind you, the Quant F ain’t light at all; it tips the scale at 2.3 tonnes (that’s a good 5,000 lbs!), but apparently, the weight does not deter it from achieving that supercar performance while still have the ability to ferry four person and to top that off, it can make a healthy 800 km (about 500 miles). Continue reading nanoFlowcell AG’s Concept Electric Cars With Flow-cell Drive System Has Range Over 600 Miles

Aston Martin Introduces 800+ Horsepower Track-only Vulcan at 85th Geneva Motor Show

Can enough of speed? Well, in that case, you will have take a jet aircraft, but for those with a burgeoning bank account, look forward to the Aston Martin Vulcan. The Vulcan is the British automaker’s track-only car, which we are obliged to call it a race car. It is a shame that it is only for track, because this baby is going to turn heads whenever it goes. Powered by a massive 7.0-liter V12 petrol unit, this beauty puts out over 800 horsepower and wears a body that’s styled entirely in-house by the Aston Martin design team lead by Chief Creative Officer Marek Reichman and it is look into the future design language of the British marque. Continue reading Aston Martin Introduces 800+ Horsepower Track-only Vulcan at 85th Geneva Motor Show

Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake Unveiled, Includes a 360HP AMG Variant

Mercedes-Benz has finally pull the wraps off the new CLA Shooting Brake. Despite the new found station wagon body, its four-door coupe form is still very much alive, which means fans who adore the sporty lines of the CLA won’t be disappointed here. Being of a five-door configuration, it also means the CLA Shooting Brake gets a significantly roomier interior, starting with a 94.7cm headroom at the rear – a bump of 4cm from its four-door coupe variant. In addition to that, ease of ingress and egress has also improved, while the cargo area now offers a capacity that ranges from 495 to 1354 liters. The rear seats can also be adjusted to a more “steeply raked ‘cargo’ position to increase the cargo capacity to 595 liters, while still offering seating space for five. Continue reading Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake Unveiled, Includes a 360HP AMG Variant