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 |  Sep 04 2013, 10:27 PM

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It’s obvious that the Volkswagen XL1 isn’t made for the general automotive consumer, but with a price tag of $146,600, is it made for anyone at all?

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 |  Mar 07 2013, 9:11 AM

Top 10 Cars of the 2013 Geneva Motor Show


It’s business as usual to have supercars in spades at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. Exactly how awesome was it? Here’s a hint, the 1,030 hp carbon bodied Koenigsegg Hundra didn’t even make the list. We’re just using it to fill space.

 |  Mar 07 2013, 7:19 AM

It’s not an official Alfa Romeo, but maybe it should be. Called the Gloria Concept it made its debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show this week thanks to the work of some inspired students.

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 |  Mar 07 2013, 6:57 AM

Pagani doesn’t have a new model or a new engine on display at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. Rather, the Italian supercar maker used the opportunity to showcase a new Sonus Faber sound system for the exotic (and hard to pronounce) Huayra.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 7:01 PM

You didn’t think we would head to Europe for the 2013 Geneva Motor Show and not snap photos of all the race cars, did you?

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 6:01 PM

It’s hard to imagine a rugged version of an Italian bull, but the ItalDesign Giugiaro Parcour means you don’t have to. Built in celebration of ItalDesign Giugiaro’s 45 years in business and unveiled this week at the Geneva Motor Show, the design house decided to make something that didn’t exist until now.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 5:31 PM

That Porsche Cayman is going to be nervously checking its rear-view mirror later this year, with the lightweight Alfa Romeo 4C finally arriving. Continue Reading…

 |  Mar 06 2013, 5:15 PM

The C-segment crossover market is a hot place for consumers, and Hyundai is right at the forefront with this, the new Hyundai Tucson.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 5:01 PM

Subaru is exploring every avenue for fuel efficiency with its new diesel-hybrid Viziv concept.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 4:31 PM

Could this be Volkswagen’s Prius? A fuel efficient halo car, the XL1 is expected to deliver a whopping 261-mpg thanks to its tiny engine, low weight and slip-stream design. Continue Reading…

 |  Mar 06 2013, 4:01 PM

With a bolder look, it’s easy to see that this is no ordinary GranTurismo. Focused for the track, Maserati unveiled its new MC Stradale at the Geneva Motor Show this week, looking like a UFC fighter anxious for its title-card bout. Continue Reading…

 |  Mar 06 2013, 3:31 PM

Let’s face it: Bugatti needs no introduction, especially not at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. No grand debuts, no jaw-dropping unveilings; the French automaker simply brought out three Veyrons of all shades to show off to the world.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 3:15 PM

The 2013 Geneva Motor Show was full of halo cars for several brands, as even Ferrari and McLaren showed off their most powerful vehicles yet. Yet another iconic brand debuting the most potent car it’s ever made was none other than Rolls-Royce.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 3:01 PM

If there was ever a time where less is more, and simpler is better, this would be it. One of the most beautiful cars to ever roll off a factory assembly line has received the Mansory treatment, and what it does to your eyes might constitute a crime.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 2:47 PM

Making its world premiere earlier this year at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Infiniti brought its new Q50 luxury sports sedan to the Geneva Motor Show this week sporting an all-new diesel engine.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 2:45 PM

Kia showcased a possible rival for the Nissan Juke compact-crossover this week at the Geneva Motor Show, features funky styling, a turbocharged engine and one extra trick up it’s sleeve: a hybrid powertrain. Continue Reading…

 |  Mar 06 2013, 2:31 PM

Touring Superleggera makes some very custom vehicles, and this model, the Disco Volante, apparently takes 4,000 man hours to complete. That’s a long time to make what essentially looks like a Cayman on top of an Alfa Romeo 8C.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 1:31 PM

Diesel. Hot-hatch. Not much more needs to be said about the upcoming Volkswagen GTD, which will eventually make its way to American shores, giving enthusiasts a crazy amount of torque to go with practical hatchback dimensions.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 1:01 PM

When we first previewed the Rinspeed microMAX in December, we called it “your living room on wheels,” and it turns out, it’s that much and more.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 12:31 PM

Overshadowed by the new Golf’s debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, Volkswagen treated its Polo R WRC street car like yesterday’s news, tucking and hiding it from plain sight in its massive booth.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 11:35 AM

An open-top FR-S is finally here, although right now, the Toyota FT-86 Open is still just a concept.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 11:05 AM

What happens when you take the Aston Martin Rapide and transform its body so it’s even longer? You essentially get an Aston Martin Rapide wagon, or as Bertone likes to call it, the Jet 2+2.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 10:50 AM

BMW has revealed its new 3-Series Gran Turismo at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show this week and despite rumors that it wouldn’t make it to our shores, it has now been confirmed for North America.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 9:49 AM

It’s been a decade since the Enzo launched and changed the automotive landscape, now Ferrari is hoping for a repeat with a supercar it calls LaFerrari.

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