The 2010 Paris Motor Show is to kick off to the press on Thursday and to the public on October 2, featuring more than 300 models from 20 countries of the global car manufacturers at the Porte de Versailles exhibition center.
2010-09-30 06:53:42 GMT SINA.com
The Peugeot electric Light City Car or VLV built in 1941 is displayed at the Peugeot showroom on the Champs Elysee in Paris Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010 ahead of the opening of the Paris Auto Show. To offset the lack of fuel and materials during World War II, Peugeot designed 377 small electric vehicles enabling two people to get around within a limited range of approximately 70km. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
2010-09-30 06:49:24 GMT SINA.com
Matthias Mueller, the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, officially assumed Porsche AG Board of Management responsibilities today when outgoing CEO Michael Macht ceremonially handed the Porsche steering wheel to his successor on the eve of the 2010 Paris Auto Show.
2010-09-30 05:33:31 GMT
The Peugeot electric Light City Car or VLV built in 1941 is displayed at Peugeot show room on the Champs Elysee in Paris Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010 ahead of the opening of the Paris Auto Show. To offset the lack of fuel and materials during World War II, Peugeot designed 377 small electric vehicles with a Safi engine enabled two people to get around within a limited range of approximately 70km.
2010-09-30 07:11:21 GMT SINA.com
Audi‘s S1 hot hatch will make its debut at the Paris Auto Show, but forget about being able to buy it stateside. As we previously reported, the A1 range will not be coming here until 2014, when the car is due for a re-design.
2010-09-30 06:46:57 GMT SINA.com
PARIS — The 2011 Bentley Continental GT W12 will start at $192,495, including a $2,595 destination charge, when it goes on sale in the first quarter of 2011, the automaker said on Wednesday at the 2010 Paris Auto Show. But the pricing for the new V8 version of the Continental GT will not be released until later, Bentley said.
2010-09-30 05:38:41 GMT SINA.com
The Peugeot EX1 two seater roadster electric car is displayed at a Peugeot show room on the Champs Elysee in Paris Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010 ahead of the opening of the Paris Auto Show.
2010-09-30 07:24:25 GMT SINA.com
Taking strong cues from the BMW Gran Coupe concept, the next 6 looks like an evolution of current BMW design themes, including the weird looking front ends designed to comply with European pedestrian safety standards. The interior looks like a warmer, more inviting place, with organic shapes and wood replacing the hard lines and aluminum trim of the current BMWs.
2010-09-30 07:19:02 GMT SINA.com
The Vauxhall Astra is one of Britain’s most popular cars, and is also known as the spectacular flop that was the Saturn Astra in North America. While North Americans didn’t take too kindly to the compact, Belgian-built hatch, Europeans adore the Astra, but the next generation will face some stiff competition from the upcoming Ford Focus and the Volkswagen Golf.
2010-09-30 07:14:10 GMT SINA.com
MINI is set to debut a new electric scooter concept at the Paris Auto Show, under the auspices of the MINI E brand. With an integrated electric motor and MINI design cues (like the rear-view mirrors and oval headlamp), the MINI Scooter should provide consumers with a hip alternative to the trendy gasoline scooters populating urban centers, as well as cheaper models from China.
2010-09-30 07:04:46 GMT SINA.com
At the upcoming Paris Auto Show, Audi will unveil its latest E-Tron version, a roadster based on the smaller rear-drive E-Tron unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show earlier this year. Believed to eventually be called the R4 Spyder, this concept is the latest step in bringing a new sportscar into the Audi lineup.
SINA English is the English-language destination for news and information about China. Find general information on life, culture and travel in China through our news and special reports or find business partners through our online Business Directory. For investment opportunities with SINA, please click the link "Investor" below.