10 March 2009 12:00
Getting To Base Camp Thannon It had all gone too well. Having failed to secure accommodation near the centre of Geneva, I’d easily managed to get an apartment in the same block as my two forum blogger colleagues, Robbie (1977) and Mark (car4mh). I’d also, purely by chance, managed to get a flight that landed ten minutes before Robby’s flight ...
10 March 2009 09:30
CAR sent five lucky readers and forum users passes to give them access to the international media day on Tuesday 3 March 2009. We tasked them with blogging on the goings-on during press day – and to deliver their verdict on the key cars and themes of the Geneva motor show 2009. So what did the competition winners think? Click below to ...
05 March 2009 15:45
Ok so, initial impressions, here we go! Give Hummer the finger, get butterflies from Zonda. Disappointed by Bentley, fly past another CCX edition. Strangely attracted by Octavia estate 4x4 [perhaps all the car the utilitarian/pragmatist would ever need], like the look of the pumped up Fabia. Polo is solid looking, solid feeling, Passat CC 'Blue', efficient though it is, is ...
04 March 2009 15:00
Oh my god! It’s...the celebrity-spotting reader-blogger No report from one of the world’s great motorshows would be complete without a wide-eyed fanboy list of all the famous people he saw there. So bear with me while I try to avoid sounding like Jeremy Hart or Piers Morgan while name-dropping furiously below (I know, it’s impossible, but can’t blame me for ...
04 March 2009 11:00
Welcome to CAR Online's coverage from the 2009 Geneva motor show. This is your one-stop shop for news, photographs, blogs, video, analysis and comment on every new car launch. Click on our quick links below to jump to our new content:• The CAR blog live from Geneva• Videos of new cars at Geneva - video footage has been moved to page ...
Click here for the motorshow blog and full A-Z of the Geneva motor show Click here for videos from the show pg1 | pg2 Maybach Zeppelin at the Geneva motor show Yeti at the Geneva motor show Saab 9-3x at the Geneva motor show Nissan Qazana at the Geneva Motor show Mazda 3 at the Geneva Motor show Honda Insight at the ...
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03 March 2009 07:10
New Polo unveiled at the 2009 Geneva Motor Show
13 January 2009 17:00
Welcome to CAR's coverage from the Detroit 2009 North American International Auto Show. We'll be updating round the clock with news, photos, gossip and blogs.>> Click here for CAR's live show blog>> Click on A-Z links for news on each car• Audi R8 V10 and Sportback concept• Bentley Continental GTC Speed• BMW Z4• Buick Lacrosse• Cadillac ConverJ• Cadillac SRX• Chevrolet ...
12 January 2009 22:46
Jaguar has had a busy Detroit, unveiling not just the new XFR super-saloon and its one-off, tricked-up 225mph salt-flats saloon special, but also the revised XK range.Echoing the changes to the XF range (and in the coming months, most of the Jaguar Land Rover range), the 4.2-litre petrol V8 has been upgraded to the new 5.0 V8. Jag calls it ...
12 January 2009 15:37
Subaru has unveiled a new concept car at the Detroit motor show, designed to drop heavy hints as to the look of the next-generation Legacy. And because it’s a Subaru the concept features symmetrical AWD and a 3.6-litre boxer engine. What should I know about the Subaru Legacy concept? Subaru itself is fairly open, admitting the concept 'is a hint at ...