Hyundai Grandeur – Hyundai Azera second generation (1992–1998)

  The Hyundai Grandeur is a mid-size/full-size sedan manufactured and marketed globally by Hyundai Motor Company since 1986. The Grandeur has evolved through five generations with intermediate restylings, and is marketed under various nameplates worldwide — prominently as the Hyundai Azera. As the Azera, it was considered the flagship model of Hyundai’s United States lineup until the arrival of the … Continua a leggere

Hyundai Grandeur – Hyundai Azera first generation (1986–1992)

  The Hyundai Grandeur is a mid-size/full-size sedan manufactured and marketed globally by Hyundai Motor Company since 1986. The Grandeur has evolved through five generations with intermediate restylings, and is marketed under various nameplates worldwide — prominently as the Hyundai Azera. As the Azera, it was considered the flagship model of Hyundai’s United States lineup until the arrival of the … Continua a leggere

Citroen C8

  The interior designers have really come up trumps with the C8, which to my mind is a very stylish and exceptionally well thought-out 7-seater – and it looked particularly good in the ‘Wicked Red’ of the review vehicle.  While the 2-3-2 layout is standard in cars this size, it’s the little things that make all the difference to those … Continua a leggere

Chevrolet Tru 140S

  Chevrolet’s concept contingent at the 2012 North American International Auto Show features a couple of small-car concepts, one of which is the Tru 140S Concept. Confusing name notwithstanding, the Tru 140S is being pegged as a four-seat coupe that plays the role of a three-door hatchback. Yeah, let the confusion reign. Just like the Code 130R, the Tru 140S … Continua a leggere

Chevrolet Code 130R

  General Motors would like to lure in younger buyers with a new small car that boasts more evocative styling. To that end, the company unveiled two new concepts at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show that may hint at things to come from Chevrolet. This is the first called the Chevrolet Code 130R Concept, which boasts a traditional coupe profile … Continua a leggere

Hyundai HCD8

  Hyundai unveiled the concept vehicle from the Hyundai Kia Design and Technical Center for 2004, the stylish and functional HCD8 sports tourer. The HDC8 is the newest concept vehicle from the Hyundai Kia Design and Technical Center Design studio and is the first concept vehicle to come from Hyundai’s new $30 million Design and Technical Center in Irvine, Calif. … Continua a leggere

Citroen Saxo

  The Citroen Saxo is a supermini produced by the French manufacturer Citroen (PSA) from 1996 to 2003. It was also sold in Japan as the Citroen Chanson . It shares many engine and body parts with the Peugeot 106 (which itself was a development of the Citroën AX), the major difference being interiors and body panels. It was replaced … Continua a leggere

Fiat Turbina

  Fiat Turbina was a 1954 concept car built by Italian manufacturer Fiat . It was unusual in using a gas turbine for propulsion.   In 1954 Fiat was the second car manufacturer, after Rover , to introduce a car propelled by a gas turbine. The project took a long period of planning, studies began in 1948 and ended with … Continua a leggere

Hyundai i40

  The big Hyundai i40 Estate is a sharp looking family car, with a bold grille, creases along the sides and a neat tailgate. Family buyers will be impressed by the practicality on offer.   Its boot has a 533-litre carrying capacity with the seats up, and a decent 1,719 litres with them down. The car also gets underfloor cubbies … Continua a leggere

Volvo S60 R-Design

  “High performance” is not a descriptor typically employed for products from Volvo, the safety-savvy Swedish company previously operated by Ford and now owned by China’s Geely . But three years after canceling its R-badged performance derivatives of the V70 and S60, Volvo is dipping its toes back into the sporty pool with the 2012 S60 R-Design, a more powerful, … Continua a leggere