The Best Paris Motor Show Live Reveals: What You Might Have Missed

The Paris Motor Show » 10/06/08 4:00pm 10/06/08 4:00pm press days have wrapped up, but if you missed some of last week's live coverage, here are some of the most trafficked posts from the show along with a couple more we added earlier today. Be sure to visit the full posts where you'll find more pictures, press releases and analysis.

The 14 Most Futuristic Dashboards On The 2008 Paris Show Floor

While exterior styling » 10/06/08 1:15pm 10/06/08 1:15pm grabs all the new and concept car headlines, (and grab the eyes) it's the interiors that have the most potential to alter the way we experience our automobiles. Far from the squeaky, rattly, ill-fitting monuments to black plastic that are present on nearly every car at nearly every price…

Best Mini Crossover Shots Yet From Paris Show Floor

Ben smuggled back a couple gigs of additional images from the Paris Motor Show » 10/06/08 9:30am 10/06/08 9:30am last week, including these shots inside and out of the . We got a live look at the diminutive soft-roader last week during the show, but these images give you quite a bit more detail, particularly of the thingamajig. The whole car has…

Jalopnik's Top Ten Reveals From The 2008 Paris Motor Show

Ben's gone to bed now, and the Paris Motor Show » 10/03/08 7:00pm 10/03/08 7:00pm press days have wrapped up. Whether you agree or disagree, here's the top ten most trafficked posts from the last two days, compiled in order of popularity from most trafficked to least. Be sure to visit the full posts where you'll find more pictures, press releases and…

Les Hôtesses Of The 2008 Paris Motor Show

Here we are at the end of the 2008 Paris Motor Show » 10/03/08 6:21pm 10/03/08 6:21pm with all of these extra images again in our camera. Unfortunately, we can't use them because those hard working (we decided to use the local vernacular spoken by gents in hushed and reverent tones, "les hôtesses") keep walking in front of the production cars and…

2009 Mitsubishi Colt Finds Family Resemblance On Paris Show Floor

The 2009 Mitsubishi Colt » 10/03/08 6:20pm 10/03/08 6:20pm is being brought in line with the rest of the Mitsubishi lineup, style-wise. You’ve probably already spotted the biggest new feature: the Lancer-style gaping front grille. While it makes the four-door somewhat confused-looking, that grille really sharpens up the three-door, especially in…

Joule MPV Brings South African Engineering To Paris Show Floor

We brought you word of the Joule all-electric MPV » 10/03/08 4:45pm 10/03/08 4:45pm yesterday, a South African entrant in the new electric car wars, and now we have live shots of the Joule on the floor. The little Afrikaaner is produced by a new tech company called Optimal Energy and was designed by a former Jag stylist — though we're going to have…

Kia Soul Hybrid Rejects Parisian Subtelty During Live Show Reveal

Sometimes it can be hard to distinguish a clean, green Hybrid model from its dirty, polluting counterparts. Thankfully, Kia’s designers have seen fit to equip the Kia Soul Hybrid » 10/03/08 4:30pm 10/03/08 4:30pm with subtle hybrid badges to alert consumers to the presence of its 1.6-liter gasoline engine mated to a 180 volt, 5.3Ah lithium polymer…

Lambo Boss Stefan Winkelmann Explains The Estoque

When the Lamborghini Estoque » 10/03/08 2:40pm 10/03/08 2:40pm sedan was revealed at the nobody was completely surprised that it was a four-door. With the upcoming crop of super sedans like the and , a concept Lamborghini sedan just seemed like the trendy thing to do. But we're still left wondering "why?" This is Lamborghini we're talking about, a…

Aston Martin Releases One-77 Teaser Video For Us Plebes

The Aston Martin One-77 » 10/03/08 1:20pm 10/03/08 1:20pm has only been partially unveiled at the to all but a select few monied d-bags, but Aston have now just released this first official video of the $1.9-million masterpiece, you know, for us plebes. There's a few quick glimpses of the actual car here, but mostly it's just Aston CEO Dr. Ulrich…

Jalopnik's Top Reveals From The 2008 Paris Motor Show: Morning, Day Two

With Ben all by himself at the Paris Motor Show » 10/03/08 1:01pm 10/03/08 1:01pm, we've been back here across the pond bringing you his on-the-ground coverage. Here's everything revealed so far on the second day of the show, compiled in order of popularity from most trafficked to least. Be sure to visit the full posts where you'll find more…

BMW Concept X1 Shows Paris Visitors BMW's Continued Crossover Obsession

BMW's latest — and smallest — new crossover concept is the BMW X1 » 10/03/08 12:40pm 10/03/08 12:40pm, seen here on the floor yesterday at the . It looks a little more robust in person than when we saw earlier in the week, but it's still hard to get excited about another crossover, particularly one that looks, and is bound to drive, like the…

Chevy Orlando Concept Unveiled In Paris, Shows What Pontiac Aztek Could…

Yeah, we said it: The Chevy Orlando Concept » 10/03/08 12:20pm 10/03/08 12:20pm shown here on the floor is the spiritual successor to the . And in this case, we mean that as a complement: The Aztek had a ton of great interior features going for it, and the Chevy Orlando takes that post-minivan people-mover spirit and wraps it in sharp-looking sheet…

Saab 9-X Air BioHybrid Concept Drops Top Live In Paris

Squint just right and you’ll be able to see what the Saab 9-1 » 10/03/08 11:20am 10/03/08 11:20am will look like. The seeks to interpret traditional design cues into a more modern, smaller package that will be both fun to drive, uniquely luxurious and economical. The most successful par of the vehicle isn’t its proposed 1.4-liter turbocharged…

Virtual First Drive Of Sweet Citroen GTbyCITROEN Concept In GT5 Prologue

We had a chance this morning to be one of the first to drive the GTbyCITROEN Concept » 10/03/08 10:55am 10/03/08 10:55am on Gran Turismo 5: Prologue at the . The car, easily the hottest concept here at the show, was designed as a joint venture between Citroen and Polyphony Digital, the makers of Gran Turismo. We'll gladly admit we are not virtuosos of…

The Ten Craziest Concepts From The 2008 Paris Auto Show

Gullwing doors, electric propulsion and video game-inspired designs are just a few of the reason why the Paris Auto Show » 10/03/08 10:20am 10/03/08 10:20am is show this year for wild concepts. The world's automakers have again descended on Paris with freaky, funky and fantastic forward-looking designs. Though not all of these cars will go straight…

Jalopnik's Top Reveals From The 2008 Paris Motor Show: Day One

With Ben all by himself at the Paris Motor Show » 10/02/08 6:00pm 10/02/08 6:00pm, we've been back here across the pond since 3 a.m. (our time) to bring you his on-the-ground coverage. Here's everything revealed on this, the first day of the show, since we started at 3 a.m. this morning (our time) — compiled in order of popularity from most…

Mazda Kiyora Concept Shows Off Fierce Nagare Design Language On The…

We saw the first official press shots of the Mazda Kiyora » 10/02/08 5:00pm 10/02/08 5:00pm earier this morning, but we dug the flowing so much we had to hunt it down on the show floor and check it out in the flesh. As you can tell from these live shots, it certainly didn't disappoint and Mazda seriously needs to figure out a way to bring these…

Peugeot Debuts RC HYmotion4 Concept For Very Serious Eco-Minded French…

Rather than stress their mind grapes in an attempt to create a new design direction, Peugeot instead chose to merge two popular designs from previous auto shows into the Peugeot RC HYmotion4. This mid-sized sports sedan is essentially a hybrid of the Peugeot 308 RC Z » 10/02/08 4:40pm 10/02/08 4:40pm coupe concept and the full-sized concept, but…