Akio Toyoda has seen the future, and it’s called Mirai. That’s the name of Toyota’s new fuel cell vehicle, which the company announced in a video released the day before the car’s official launch. This ground-breaking vehicle has the cruising range of a conventional saloon, can be refuelled in less than five minutes and emits only water vapour.
Honda has unveiled a concept car for an all-new fuel-cell vehicle, the Honda FCV Concept (FCV).
Silverstone Auctions ended the year with a bang achieving a total sales value of more than £4.5m and a sales rate of 81% in its two-day sale at the Lancaster Insurance Classic Motor Show. A believed world record price was paid for a 1994 Jaguar XJ220 once owned by the Royal Family of Brunei. It sold for a premium inclusive £247,500 to a buyer from Singapore.
The ultimate expression of British automotive luxury is imagined with the Bentley Grand Convertible, the most sophisticated open-top car ever created by Bentley.
Volkswagen unveiled one of the sportiest all-rounders in the compact class: the Golf R Estate. This new car combines the high performance, driveability and comfort of the Golf R hatchback with the spacious boot of the Golf Estate; this is the first time that the Golf R has been developed in an estate body style.
Mazda revealed the all-new Mazda CX-3, its all-new crossover SUV, in a special event on the eve of the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.
Audi is launching into a new design era: at the Los Angeles Show, they presented the Audi prologue concept car.
At the world première in Guangzhou and the presentation in Los Angeles, the new Mercedes-Maybach S-Class was unveiled simultaneously in its two key markets of the USA and China.
The Los Angeles Auto Show hosted the world debut of the new Lexus LF-C2 concept, a 2+2 roadster design study that captures the key themes in a strong future style direction for Lexus.
New international car brand, Qoros, is revealing its third series production car, the new Qoros 3 City SUV 1.6T, at the 2014 Guangzhou International Auto Show.