Motor Shows

Japan’s Rolls-Royce is a Toyota

Toyota shows off understated, elegant new third-generation Century flagship that’s like your humble millionaire’s Rolls-Royce Rolls-Royce prides itself on the Goodwood flagship, the Phantom, its enduring qualities of timelessness and class, present since 1925. In all that time, nearly a century, there have been just eight generations of the Phantom.…

Is this the next Mazda 3?

At the Tokyo motor show starting later this month the Hiroshima-based manufacturer is debuting a next-generation Mazda 3 concept Mazda has a consistency of delivering fun-to-drive cars be they roadsters, crossovers or hatchbacks, and one of the biggest surprises in the C-segment is the Mazda 3 hatchback that takes the…

World premiere from GMC in Dubai

GMC gets ready to unveil a concept car at the Dubai motor show next month, as well as the 2018 model range Fair enough it’s not Geneva, or Paris, or Frankfurt, but the 2017 Dubai motor show is shaping up to be quite something — what makes a motor show…

Cadillac reveals Dubai motor show stars

General Motors’ luxury brand Cadillac is coming to next month’s Dubai motor show with the entire 2018 lineup, as well as a concept car… The big news over on Cadillac’s stand at the Dubai motor show starting from November 14, is a bunch of rather big cars. The first of…

Toyota’s new TJ Cruiser concept unveiled

Japanese giant Toyota mushes together a minivan with an SUV to create the TJ Cruiser making its world debut at the Tokyo motor show this month It’s quite remarkable that no one has thought of it yet, but ready for the Tokyo motor show starting next month Toyota is preparing…

Evolution theory: new Mitsubishi crossover concept revealed

New Mitsubishi e-Evolution zero-emissions crossover concept puts a virtual rally co-driver in the passenger seat next to you… After 10 generations of slinging mud, dust, sand and rocks everywhere, sideways, on the way to four consecutive world rally titles, the venerable Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution is no more having been honorably…

Nissan reveals Nismo Leaf concept

Japanese giant Nissan is hinting at a production Nismo Leaf model with this Tokyo-bound concept as part of the company’s plan for 12 new electric vehicles by 2022 Whenever there’s a new Nismo lined up for an upcoming motor show the car realm perks up and listens, but this time…

Now you can race an electric Jaguar I-Pace

Jaguar has launched the world’s first electric single-make racing series with its I-Pace zero-emissions crossover The new I-Pace crossover will go on sale in 2018 as the first electric Jaguar ever, capable of 0-100km/h in about four seconds with a driving range of 500km from the 90kWh lithium-ion battery. Driven…

2018 Suzuki Swift Sport is the guiding light

Japanese small car specialist Suzuki turns up at the Frankfurt motor show with a pocket rocket 2018 Swift Sport weighing in under a tonne At a time when a Mini Cooper S weighs 1.3 tonnes, who do you turn to for lightweight salvation? It can only be Japanese manufacturer Suzuki,…

This is the 2018 Toyota Prado

Toyota showed up at the Frankfurt motor show with a global premiere of the facelifted 2018 Prado The big news for Japanese manufacture Toyota over at this week’s Frankfurt motor show was the announcement of a new, sportier line of upcoming hybrid models in the plans. As far as we…