Tag results for: LA Auto Show

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2014 BMW M3 Sedan | Preview

BMW M3, long the standard-bearer for performance sedans, will undergo a series of transformation this coming model year. Weighing less the current design with minor cosmetic alterations, the 2014 BMW M3 will be featuring a new six-cylinder 3.0-liter engine with twin-turbo under its hood instead. The change … READ MORE

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2013 Fiat 500C Abarth

Fiat is doing their part to keep the old adage that good things come in small packages alive with their new 2013 500C Abarth. Fitted with the 500C’s retractable roof  and a Sport button on the dash that pumps up the power to 170 lb-ft of torque, … READ MORE

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2014 Jaguar XFR-S

Jaguar has unveiled official images of its most powerful sedan ever, the Jaguar XFR-S. The vehicle debuted today at the Los Angeles Auto show, showing off its supercharged 5.0-liter V8 good for 550 horsepower and 502 lb-ft of torque. Featuring a ZF eight-speed automatic transmission, the vehicle … READ MORE

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2013 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 10th Anniversary Edition

Named after the legendary off-road trail in the Sierra Nevada mountain range, the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon is celebrating its 10-year anniversary. Consequently, Jeep is introducing the Wrangler Rubicon 10th Anniversary Edition at the L.A. Auto Show, available in two- or four-door variants. The vehicle is powered by … READ MORE

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Jeremy Scott Designs smart ForTwo Electric Drive

Designer Jeremy Scott‘s habit for creating outrageously creative footwear for the likes of adidas have spilled over into the auto world with his own take on the smart ForTwo Electric Drive. Titled the smart forjeremy, the otherwise understated green compact car received a transformation usually reserved for … READ MORE

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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