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Bugatti celebrates its 110th anniversary with two world premieres at Geneva Motor Show

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What a start to an anniversary year. At the first major international motor show in 2019, Bugatti is presenting two world premieres. At the Geneva Motor Show, the French luxury brand is showing the hyper sports car “La Voiture Noire1“ and the Chiron Sport “110 ans Bugatti”. The special edition of the Chiron Sport , which is being produced in a limited series of 20 cars, celebrates the brand’s 110th anniversary as well as its French identity. However, the highlight will be the unveiling of “La Voiture Noire”, which had been kept secret up to the beginning of the show.…

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40th participation of Rinspeed at the Geneva Motor Show (1979 – 2018)

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Not many other companies have been able to show this continuity of presence at a world fair. In 2018, for the 40th time on the shores of Lac Leman, Rinspeed will bring its novelty - this time the Rinspeed "Snap" - into the limelight. The first time a turbo-charged and personalized Golf I with sunroof was exhibited in the old halls in the Plain-Palais - in white. Even then, white was one of the fashionable and trendy colors. In between lie many color cycles and dozens of novelties and world premieres. One of the highlights was certainly the "sQuba" which in…

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Lamborghini Huracán Performante is a record-setter: the fastest on 8 international circuits

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Sant’Agata Bolognese, 1 March 2018 – The Lamborghini Huracán Performante, just one year on from its official debut at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, has taken the production car lap-time records on eight international circuits. The times were set during press trials carried out by prestigious magazines on their circuits of reference: 03/07/2017          Vairano (Quattroruote) –  1’09”.43 03/08/2017          Balocco (Auto) –  2’38”.07 29/08/2017          Contidrom (Auto Zeitung) –  1’29”.6 25/09/2017          Mira (Autocar) –  1’05”,03 28/09/2017          Wroughton (The Grand Tour) –  1’16”.8 09/10/2017          Boxberg (Auto Motor und Sport) –  42”.3 06/11/2017          Le Mans Bugatti (Sport Auto) –  1’42”.49 14/11/2017          Anneau du Rhin (Sport…

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Kia Motors reveals all-new Stinger, Picanto and two plug-in hybrids in Geneva

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European debut for all-new Kia Stinger fastback sports sedan Global premiere for new Picanto, on sale from the start of Q2 2017 Niro Plug-in Hybrid and Optima Sportswagon Plug-in Hybrid unveiled ​Today at the 2017 Geneva International Motor Show, Kia Motors unveils four new models. The new Kia Stinger fastback sports sedan makes its European premiere, alongside the all-new Kia Picanto city car, which makes its global debut. Advanced powertrain technology features in two other new Kia models on show for the first time – the Niro Plug-in Hybrid crossover and Optima Sportswagon Plug-in Hybrid. Michael Cole, Chief Operating Officer…

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Focused on Performance: The new Lamborghini Huracán Performante

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Active aerodynamics “Aerodinamica Lamborghini Attiva” (ALA) providing ultimate road and track performance Nürburgring Nordschleife lap in 6:52.01 min Forged carbon fiber technology contributing to 40 kg weight reduction and innovative technical solutions 5.2 l V10 aspirated engine with higher torque and power output of  640 hp Acceleration 0-100 km/h in 2.9 seconds and top speed of more than 325 km/h  The highest performance and achievements on track reflected in its name: Huracán Performante Automobili Lamborghini unveils the Huracán Perfomante at the Geneva Motor Show, combining new lightweight technologies, active aerodynamics with aero vectoring and a new set-up of chassis, all-wheel-drive…

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