Tag results for: LA Auto Show

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Fiat 500e – All-New Battery-Electric Model

After its premiere on the American Music Awards‘ “green carpet” two weeks ago, the Fiat 500e will be making its first public debut this weekend at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show. With minor design updates, the most noticeable difference on the 500e would be its unconventional … READ MORE

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Mercedes-Benz Ener-G-Force Concept | Los Angeles Design Challenge 2012

The theme for this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show Design Challenge was a Highway Patrol Vehicle for 2025, and Mercedes-Benz‘s entry was a reworking of the automaker’s iconic G-Class. The resulting concept, dubbed the Ener-G-Force, is an off-road vehicle for the California Highway Patrol that’s eco-friendly. It … READ MORE

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2013 Lamborghini – Gallardo Spyder

The first glimpses of Lamborghini‘s new Gallardo Spyder have quietly been circling the web, revealing the results of the supercar’s latest aggressive facelift. The car in white is the Gallardo LP 560-4 Spyder while the red is the hardcore LP 570-4 Spyder Performante (complete with a new Edizione Tecnica option), both of … READ MORE

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Volkswagen Beetle R Concept

The Volkswagen Beetle R Concept made its debut this past week at the LA Auto Show. Developed by Volkswagen R GmbH — the same people who designed and built the Scirocco R and Golf R — the Beetle R Concept is styled more aggressively than the 2012 … READ MORE

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2011 Los Angeles Design Challenge – Mercedes-Benz Advanced Design Studios: smart 341 Parkour

Being that tinseltown is the host to the latest international auto show, the 2011 Los Angeles Design Challenges asked each of its participants to create cars worthy of a new Hollywood film. Taking on the proposition, engineers at Merceds-Benz Advanced Design Studio in Sindelfingen (Germany) conceived the … READ MORE

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Porsche Panamera GTS

Porsche‘s Panamera sport sedan has its share of critics in terms of the car’s unique styling, but the Panamera GTS, just unveiled at the LA Auto Show, is out to quiet the detractors. The GTS designation on any Porsche model typically indicates sports-tuned performance with a naturally … READ MORE

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Land Rover Defender Concept – DC100

The Land Rover Defender hasn’t been available to the U.S. market since 1997, when the U.S. Department of Transportation passed legislation that required all vehicles to be equipped with air bags for both front-seat passengers. With similar regulations looming for Europe, Land Rover is preparing to overhaul … READ MORE

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2012 Fiat 500 Abarth – “Small But Wicked”

Those MINI John Cooper Works will have some stiff competition very soon. Already propagating like wildfire all over the isle of Manhattan, Fiat will be introducing the performance driven version of its popular Fiat 500, the Fiat 500 Abarth. Conceived on the ideas first set by car … READ MORE

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Land Rover – DC100 Sport Concept | “Drop-Top Fun Under The California Sun”

Conquer the open terrain with this latest concept from Land Rover. Introducing the DC100 Sport Concept, the purported replacement to the iconic Land Rover Defender. Similar to its predecessor, the DC100 Sport Concept features the rugged, go anywhere attitude in its design. Capable of handling all types … READ MORE