Volvo Is the New Saab

Saab may be gone but Scandinavian cool in motoring is not. Without much fanfare, boxy, old Volvo has become curvaceous, airy and rather desirable. It may have something to do with coffee. » 3/19/12 12:00pm 3/19/12 12:00pm

The Exhaust Pipe That Made Red Bull A Success

The coolest car at Renault’s booth at the Geneva Motor Show was the Red Bull RB7, the Renault-powered Formula One car which won the 2011 championship in the hands of Sebastian Vettel. Unlike the old or partially complete F1 cars displayed at many carmakers’ booths, this was the real deal, as evidenced by this… » 3/12/12 10:30am 3/12/12 10:30am

The End And The Return Of Ferrari’s Archways of Aerodynamics

When Ferrari introduced the 599 GTB at the 2006 Geneva Motor Show, they introduced with it a graceful and elegant piece of aerodynamics: Gothic flying buttresses for C-pillars. They are gone on the F12 Berlinetta, the 599’s just-unveiled successor, but Honda is here to pick up the slack with the NSX. » 3/09/12 9:01am 3/09/12 9:01am

The Lexus LF-Lc Is Still A Tease

Lexus brought the LF-Lc concept to Geneva and it's still the most gorgeous two-door Lexus has ever built. So of course Lexus is never going to build it. » 3/08/12 10:00am 3/08/12 10:00am

The Booth Professionals Of The Geneva Motor Show

The Geneva Motor Show, nestled in the heart of continental Europe, tries its hardest to advertise a sense of class and refinement. It largely succeeds, with only a few bits of genuine weirdness thrown into the mix. The booth professionals matched the show to a T. » 3/07/12 7:30pm 3/07/12 7:30pm

Is The GTA Spano The New Pegaso?

Spain has a tradition of building beautiful, quickly-forgotten supercars. The newest footnote in that history is GTA Motor's 840-horsepower Spano supercar. Does it have what it takes to be the Iberian Pagani? » 3/07/12 3:30pm 3/07/12 3:30pm

Lotus Exige S Convertible: We Don't Hate It

Recent announcements from Dany Bahar's Lotus tend to be met with a mix of skepticism and dread. When we got a weird notice that Lotus would present a new convertible at Geneva, we expected the soft, Evora-based worst. Happily, the new convertible is an open version of the hardcore Exige S. » 3/07/12 3:00pm 3/07/12 3:00pm

Infiniti Emerg-E: Silence Is The New Vroom

This new concept is the first time Infiniti's ever tried to build a mid-engine car. Adding to the complexity, it's the only one by any manufacturer where the mid-mounted engine doesn't actually drive the wheels. Infiniti's Emerg-E concept, while named like a powder you'd mix in water to help ward off colds, is the… » 3/07/12 10:30am 3/07/12 10:30am

Carrozzeria's Alfa Romeo 8C-Based Disco Volante Is Desperately Beautiful

When Alfa built the original flying saucer — the Disco Volante — in 1952, they were on top of the world. Now there's a new Disco Volante — and while completely different from the original, it's just as gorgeous. » 3/07/12 10:00am 3/07/12 10:00am

The Ferrari F12 Berlinetta Launch Video Is Epic Car Porn

Here's the video for the fastest production Ferrari ever — the F12 Berlinetta — straight from its launch today at the Geneva Motor Show. And like every Ferrari launch video, it's absolutely epic. » 3/06/12 6:00pm 3/06/12 6:00pm

The Ferrari F12 Berlinetta's Unveiling In Geneva Is Fastest Ever

The sheet's been lifted off the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta today at the Geneva Motor Show. Behold the most powerful Ferrari road car of all time. Gaze upon its 730 HP glory. » 3/06/12 4:30pm 3/06/12 4:30pm

This Is The Strangest Electric Car You'll Ever See

You may know that the Fisker Karma isn't built by Fisker. It's actually outsourced to Finland and assembled by a company named Valmet Automotive. And Valmet's built this electric concept car for Geneva called the "Dawn." It looks like it may have melted. » 3/06/12 3:00pm 3/06/12 3:00pm

Desperate Peugeot Workers Forced To Sleep On Concept Car

We knew things were rough at Peugeot when they agreed to a partnership with GM last week, but we didn't just how rough it was. Look upon these sad, barely clothed Peugeot workers stretched out along the new Pug 208 Concept at their Geneva Motor Show stand. » 3/06/12 1:30pm 3/06/12 1:30pm

Hyundai Jumps On i-Bandwagon With Hybrid i-oniq

Hyundai has been on a roll with styling and in-engine technology. Their new concept car, the i-oniq, signals Hyundai wants to build a range-extended hybrid just like the big boys. » 3/06/12 12:30pm 3/06/12 12:30pm

The Italdesign Giugiaro Brivido Concept Is A Beige Killer

German car companies and Italian design house Italdesign Giugiaro have always been linked in what's typically been an axis of awesome. VW made this official recently when the automaker snapped up a majority of Italdesign. Think of this when you gaze upon the sleek design-forward Brivido Concept, which just debuted in… » 3/06/12 10:15am 3/06/12 10:15am

Lamborghini Aventador J: A Vent, A Door, No Roof

Surprises are rare these days, so much respect to whomever thought the Lamborghini Aventador should lose more than just part of the roof for a one-off roadster version. The Lamborghini Unica is an Aventador with a vent and a door but no roof, windshield or pillars. It's insane and hopefully real. » 3/03/12 9:51am 3/03/12 9:51am

Volkswagen Throws up!s On Geneva Motor Show Stage

VW has sent out an unbelievably upbeat press release for its four new up! design studies: the swiss up!, the winter up!, the x up!, and the cargo up!. Silly names, right? » 3/01/12 1:30pm 3/01/12 1:30pm

The Jaguar XF Sportbrake Is One Big Pussy

Jaguar has tried to address the issue of a lack of lie-flat baby makin' room in the back of the XF sedan, officially revealing its new station wagon, the Sportbrake, a week before its debut at the Geneva Motor Show. » 2/29/12 2:00pm 2/29/12 2:00pm

Ferrari F12 Berlinetta: First Videos

What's better than full photos and details of the brand new Ferrari F12 Berlinetta? Why, video of the fastest Ferrari ever built, of course. Watch Ferrari F1 drivers Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa react to the car at Fiorano and then watch a CGI-y look from every angle. » 2/29/12 9:15am 2/29/12 9:15am

Volkswagen Golf GTI Cabriolet: One Bitchin' Basket

Volkswagen's Golf Cabriolet has a history, in this country at least, mostly defined by the hormonal and angry field hockey players who drove them. Thanks to its roll hoop it earned a nickname used by countless high school and college kids: Bitch Basket. The new Golf GTI Cabriolet swaps the bitchy attitude for a… » 2/29/12 8:30am 2/29/12 8:30am