Geneva Motor Show

  • 2018 Porsche Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid, 2017 Geneva auto show

    Porsche revealed the 2018 Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid a couple weeks before the Geneva auto show and now it has made its public debut in Switzerland. A plug-in hybrid luxury sedan, this monstrously powerful beast combines a twin-turbocharged V-8 with an electric drive system—a powertrain concept borrowed from the 918 Spyder hypercar. The car is the first to combine Porsche’s storied Turbo badging with the newer E-Hybrid label, in the process forming a new range-topping trim for the automaker. Its arrival also marks the first time that Porsche is offering a hybrid as the...

  • 2018 Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo, 2017 Geneva auto show
    Porsche goes practical(ish) with 2018 Panamera Sport Turismo

    Don't call it a wagon—or, maybe you should. Porsche has taken the wraps off of the first true body style evolution of its Panamera flagship, a five-door wagon-like hatchback that the German automaker says improves the model's load-carrying ability without diminishing its performance. The car...

  • Rolls-Royce Ghost Elegance, 2017 Geneva auto show
    Rolls-Royce destroyed 1,000 diamonds to paint this Ghost

    Look, we like a fancy car as much as the next enthusiast, but Rolls-Royce might have finally taken things too far. This is an extended-wheelbase Ghost that the company has painted using the dust of 1,000 crushed, “ethically sourced” diamonds. Gents, think about that the next time your...

  • 2017 Ruf CTR, 2017 Geneva auto show
    Ruf unveils rear-engine, carbon fiber CTR sports car

    Famous Porsche tuner Ruf has returned with a new generation of its CTR sports car, and the latest is the first car completely developed in-house by the still family owned business run out of Pfaffenhausen, Germany. On display this week at the 2017 Geneva auto show, the new CTR, the fourth in the...

  • Infiniti Q60 Project Black S concept, 2017 Geneva auto show
    Infiniti hints at ‘Black S’ performance brand with wild Q60 concept

    Infiniti unveiled a wild Q60 concept car at the 2017 Geneva auto show. The concept is called the Q60 Project Black S, and it was built to highlight Infiniti’s links with the Renault Sport Formula One team as well as to gauge interest in a new performance division called Black S and utilizing...

  • 2018 McLaren 720S Velocity by MSO
    McLaren already showing off how to customize 720S with 'Velocity' by MSO

    So you thought the 2018 McLaren 720S was cool, huh? You think a $280,000 starting price is exclusive? Think again, because McLaren already has an MSO-prepped car on its stand in Geneva to show buyers how they can personlize the brand's new Super Series model. It's called the McLaren 720S "Velocity"...

  • 2018 Lexus LS500h

    Are you one of the seven people who wants a high-dollar Lexus hybrid, but think the new LC 500h's two-door body isn't practical enough? Well, there's good news coming from Geneva, where the Japanese luxury giant introduced the new LS sedan with the LC's hybrid powertrain. Dubbed the LS 500h, the new sedan uses the same 3.5-liter V-6, twin electric motors, and lithium-ion battery to drum up a total system output of 354 horsepower. Now, yes, that is significantly less power than the old LS 600h, which produced 438 ponies, but Lexus claims the new arrangement's battery is lighter and more power...

  • Hyundai FE Fuel Cell concept, 2017 Geneva auto show
    Hyundai FE Fuel Cell concept is inspired by water (and emits it, too)

    The 2017 Geneva auto show has, broadly speaking, been about performance and luxury. The Aston Martin Valkyrie, Porsche 911 GT3 (with a manual transmission!), Range Rover Velar, Audi RS 5, and Mercedes-AMG GT concept are a few highlights. And now, Hyundai has come along with… a fuel cell...

  • Ferrari 812 Superfast
    Ferrari 812 Superfast revealed with 789 horsepower

    Meet the new Ferrari 812 Superfast, which made its in-the-flesh debut this week at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. It’s an updated version of the F12 Berlinetta and introduces a new 6.5-liter V-12 delivering a massive 789 horsepower at 8,500 rpm and 530 pound-feet of torque at 7,000 rpm. Yes, the...

  • Techrules Ren, 2017 Geneva auto show
    Techrules Ren is an extended-range electric supercar with a central driving position

    The Giugiaro-designed extended-range electric supercar from Chinese startup Techrules has finally been revealed in production guise. It goes by the name Ren, and it was presented for the first time on Tuesday at the 2017 Geneva auto show. The Ren was previewed at the Geneva auto show one year ago...

  • 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S Wagon, 2017 Geneva Motor Show
    Mercedes-AMG unveils 603-hp 2018 E63 S wagon

    If you're going to build a ridiculously powerful station wagon, why not go all out? That's just what Mercedes-Benz has done with the latest iteration of its ultimate family/cargo/stuff hauler: The 2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S. Like the E63 S sedan, the wagon derives its power from a 4.0-liter V-8 with a...

  • 2017 Ruf CTR, 2017 Geneva auto show
    The best of an exciting Geneva auto show

    When it comes to automotive excitement, no auto show tops the annual Geneva International Motor Show. Held in the backyard of the European automakers, it is not only a place where Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar, Land Rover, and Volvo show off their latest offerings, but the supercar manufacturers...

  • 2017 Honda Civic Type R, 2017 Geneva auto show

    It's the moment so many American Honda performance enthusiasts... no, scratch that, performance enthusiasts have been waiting for: the 2017 Honda Civic Type R is here, and it's coming soon to showrooms in the United States. Yes, you heard me correctly, it's coming to the U.S. to challenge the Ford Focus RS and Volkswagen Golf R. Let's just cut to the chase: what's under the hood. Pop it, and you'll find a U.S.-built 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 pumping out 306 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque—to the front wheels. Yes, it'll likely have a bit of torque steer, but Honda's tuned...

  • Chevrolet Camaro Track concept, 2017 Geneva auto show
    Chevy takes to Geneva with a thinly disguised Camaro 1LE

    The Chevrolet Camaro Track concept that bowed this week at the 2017 Geneva auto show may offer an unexpected glimpse into General Motors' future in Europe. In terms of what the Hot Wheels green-inspired Camaro means for Chevy's global lineup, however, the concept doesn't tell us much. It's merely a...

  • New Ford Fiesta ST, 2017 Geneva auto show
    Next-gen Ford Fiesta ST gets 3 cylinders, 3 drive modes

    When does 3 equal 4? When you turbocharge the 3. That's the philosophy with the next-generation Ford Fiesta ST, which was revealed this week at the 2017 Geneva auto show. The most notable change is the switch from a turbocharged 1.6-liter 4-cylinder to a turbocharged 1.5-liter 3-cylinder engine...

  • 2018 Audi RS 3 Sportback, 2017 Geneva auto show
    2018 Audi RS 3 Sportback debuts at 2017 Geneva auto show

    Audi’s RS 3 Sportback has finally received the upgraded powertrain of the all-new RS 3 sedan that debuted last fall at the 2016 Paris auto show. It means the handsome hatch is now extracting 400 horsepower and 354 pound-feet of torque from its turbocharged 2.5-liter inline-5, all of which is...

  • Zenvo TS1 GT, 2017 Geneva auto show
    Zenvo announces partnership with Rebellion Racing

    Last week Danish supercar marque Zenvo announced it had a surprise in store for the 2017 Geneva auto show. The surprise turned out to be a strategic partnership with Swiss endurance racing outfit Rebellion Racing. The two firms, which both turn ten this year, plan to share engineering resources as...

  • 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabriolet
    2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabrio drops top at Geneva auto show

    Mercedes-Benz has completed its fifth-generation E-Class family with the reveal of the 2018 E-Class Cabriolet. The handsome drop-top made its debut this week at the 2017 Geneva auto show and goes on sale before the year is out. It arrives as a 2018 model. The design was hardly a mystery as Mercedes...

  • Kahn Design WB12 Vengeance Volante, 2017 Geneva auto show

    After debuting the WB12 Vengeance coupe to critical acclaim at the 2016 Geneva auto show, British outfit Kahn Design unveiled a new convertible version of the car at this year’s running of the Swiss show. The Vengeance is a coachbuilt marvel based on a brand new chassis of a donor Aston Martin DB9, with the transformation taking around 8-9 months to complete. The convertible dons Aston Martin’s Volante label and looks every bit as menacing as the coupe. The aggressive look was inspired by Aston Martin models of the past two decades and is described by Kahn Design CEO and founder...

  • 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross, 2017 Geneva auto show
    2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross debuts at Geneva auto show

    Mitsubishi has inundated us with a series of SUV concepts in recent years. But now the automaker has unveiled an SUV that’s actually destined for the showroom. It’s the new Eclipse Cross that’s positioned between the compact Outlander Sport and mid-size Outlander, and it made its...

  • 2018 Aston Martin Vanquish S Volante, 2017 Geneva auto show
    2018 Aston Martin Vanquish S Volante debuts in Geneva

    Aston Martin has provided us with our first look at the Vanquish S Volante, the convertible version of the Vanquish S coupe that debuted in November at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show. Like the coupe, the Vanquish S Volante sports some new aerodynamic elements, uprated suspension and a unique...

  • Italdesign Zerouno, 2017 Geneva auto show
    First model from Italdesign road car division is the Zerouno supercar

    Italian design house Italdesign Giugiaro unveiled the first product from its recently established Italdesign Automobili Speciali road car division on Tuesday at the 2017 Geneva auto show. Previously referred to as the “special car,” Italdesign has since confirmed the name as being...

  • Fittipaldi EF7 Vision Gran Turismo by Pininfarina, 2017 Geneva auto show
    600-hp Pininfarina Fittipaldi EF7 track toy debuts in Geneva

    How would you like driving instruction from a man who won the Formula One World Championship twice and then went on to take two checkered flags at the Indianapolis 500? What if he also developed the car for you, with the help of the legendary Pinninfarina design firm and some German engineering? At...

  • 2018 Spyker C8 Preliator Spyder, 2017 Geneva auto show
    Spyker debuts C8 Preliator Spyder with 600-hp Koenigsegg V-8

    Dutch sports car marque Spyker has axed the old Audi-supplied engine used in previous versions of its C8 supercar in favor of a Koenigsegg-built V-8 for the new C8 Preliator Spyder, which it revealed on Tuesday at the 2017 Geneva auto show. The naturally aspirated, 90-degree 5.0-liter V-8 is said...

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