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Frankfurt2018 BMW X3: New Generation of the Brand’s Popular SUV
BMW chose the 2017 Frankfurt Auto Show to present the new generation of its popular compact SUV, the X3. The front end of the vehicle remains familiar, but has evolved quite a bit. The typical BMW kidney grille has been reshaped, the air intakes are bigger and the headlights are …
FrankfurtAspark Owl: Zero to 100 km/h in Two Seconds!
Ok, let’s not get too excited yet. Here’s yet another fully electric supercar shown at a major auto show that promises blistering performance and environmental friendliness. At the 2017 Frankfurt Auto Show, an obscure Japanese company called Aspark showed off their car, called the Owl. It’s powered by electric motors …
FrankfurtVolkswagen T-Roc: A New Player in the Subcompact SUV Market?
FRANKFURT, Germany – Volkswagen recently presented the T-Roc, their new subcompact SUV that will be sold in Europe starting next year, but they took the sportier R-Line version to the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. Built on the Golf’s platform, the T-Roc joins Volkswagen’s line of SUVs. Where size and price …
FrankfurtBMW i Vision Dynamics: A Surprise Between the i3 and i8
Meet BMW’s next electric star: the i Vision Dynamics. BMW calls this sedan a Gran Coupé, and it will slot in between the i3 and i8 in the brand’s line-up. Without revealing any technical data, BMW tells us that its operating range will be 600 km, its top speed will …
FrankfurtAudi Aicon: A Level 5 Autonomous Concept
FRANKFURT, Germany – Audi is all about autonomous driving at the 2017 Frankfurt Auto Show. They’ve unveiled the Aicon four-door concept car with a 2+2 configuration and level 5 autonomous driving capabilities. With level 5 autonomous driving, the vehicle has neither a steering wheel nor pedals, and the “driver” is …
FrankfurtMercedes-Benz Concept EQA: World Debut in Frankfurt
In the coming years, if you spot the letters EQ on a Mercedes-Benz vehicle, it’s because it’s equipped with an electrified powertrain. Plug-in hybrid, as is the case with the Mercedes-AMG Project ONE and the Mercedes-Benz S 560e; fully electric, as is the case with the …
FrankfurtBMW Concept X7 iPerformance: A First Ever SUV from BMW i!
At BMW, the i Division oversees the electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles. I know what you're thinking: But BMW has rechargeable models (like the X5 xDrive40e) that don’t include the letter i in their names! That’s true. But at BMW, as with other German manufacturers, the way models are named …
FrankfurtHonda Urban EV Concept: What a Design!
FRANKFURT, Germany – Honda has been criticised over the past few years for the conservative designs of their products, but their latest concept car, freshly introduced at the Frankfurt Auto Show, is quite a looker. The Honda Urban EV Concept is small and stubby, measuring 100 millimetres shorter than a …
FrankfurtThe New I.D. CROZZ: A Prelude to Volkswagen’s First Electric SUV
Initially unveiled at Auto Shanghai, the Volkswagen I.D. Crozz concept will be making an appearance at the Frankfurt Motor Show—but this time we’ll be seeing a version that’s much closer to the production model. This 100% electric SUV, the brand’s first, is expected to hit the market in 2020. The …
FrankfurtMINI John Cooper Works GP Concept and MINI Electric Concept
The BMW-owned MINI brand is striking hard and casting a wide net at the Frankfurt Auto Show. MINI Electric Concept For starters, we’ll be seeing the MINI Electric Concept, but BMW has unveiled little information about it so far. We know that it will feature a lithium-ion battery, that the …
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Audi Traffic Jam Pilot
Traffic Jam Pilot is the name Audi has given the system that allows the A8 to drive itself fully autonomously in – you guessed it – traffic jams. Read more about the Audi Traffic Jam Pilot .
FrankfurtUpdates for the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe and Cabriolet
FRANKFURT, Germany – Among the slew of new-model and concept-car introductions at this year’s Frankfurt Auto Show, Mercedes-Benz is showing off refreshed versions of its S-Class Coupe and Cabriolet models . The 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Sedan launched a couple of months ago,…
FrankfurtMercedes-AMG Project ONE: the Roadgoing F1 Finally Unveiled!
FRANKFURT, Germany – The German automaker has been teasing us with this car for some time now, and it has finally arrived. The Project ONE, a veritable street-legal race car, has just made its world debut during a media event on the evening before the Frankfurt Auto Show opens its …
Frankfurtsmart vision EQ fortwo: Urban Mobility of the Future?
FRANKFURT, Germany – Mercedes-Benz is announcing their idea of the future of mobility with the smart vision EQ fortwo, which was unveiled on the Internet before making its first public appearance at this year’s Frankfurt Auto Show. The vision EQ fortwo combines connectivity, autonomous driving, car sharing and electrification, which …

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