The 2016 Chevy Niva Will Crush Your Puny Western Compact SUVs

GM operates in Russia as a joint venture with local outfit AvtoVAZ, selling the Chevrolet Niva based on the "classic"/archaic Lada Niva. For 2016 they're modernizing the design, and if this concept slated for the Moscow Auto Show is to be taken seriously, it's gonna be jacked up and ready to hit the snow. » 8/13/14 10:26am 8/13/14 10:26am

Mazda Kazamai To Show Off Swirling Crosswinds In Moscow

In the spirit of "sustainable zoom-zoom" — their words, not ours — Mazda has finally revealed the Kazamai, the mystery compact crossover bowing at the Moscow International Auto Salon August 26. Kazamai means "swirling crosswinds," and if you think you're seeing a heaping helping of Nagare design language, you're… » 7/15/08 8:30am 7/15/08 8:30am

GAZ Unveils Siber Sedan At Moscow Auto Show

With all the reveals going on for the Frankfurt Auto Show, we almost forgot there's a show in Moscow heating up the Russian capitol, and Russian automaker GAZ has just revealed their newest hot vehicle. And yet again, it's proof that in Russia, cars design you. Don't believe us? Quick, then — walk through the gallery… » 8/29/07 1:15pm 8/29/07 1:15pm

Jalopnik Poll: The China Show's Got Booth Babes Too!

Yes, that's right, it would appear in addition to capitalism, the Chinese have also learned about the importance of selling metal with flesh. But unlike some of the other shows, the booth babes of Beijing's China Auto Show appear to be of a more classy variety than a couple of the other second-tier shows, like say...… » 11/30/06 1:46pm 11/30/06 1:46pm

Jalopnik Poll: Auto Show Booth Babes From The Land Of Borscht Versus…


The Jalopnik team fortuitously met a reporter by the name of (Liza) while in Paris at last month's auto show. She works for an up-and-coming Russian auto site by the name of autonews.ru, and I've kept in touch with her since we came back a few weeks ago. While talking to young Liza this morning, she wanted to let me… » 10/12/06 5:00pm 10/12/06 5:00pm