In 2004, GM considered and explored the possibility of bringing back the classic Chevrolet Nomad. This time, it was via a 2+2 seating hatchback concept. A 250-horsepower 2.2-liter turbocharged Ecotec inline four sits under the Nomad’s long hood, driving the rear wheels.
2004 Chevrolet Nomad concept.
2004 Chevrolet Nomad concept
The Lexus LF-Ch Compact Hybrid Concept made its North American Debut at 2009 Los Angeles Auto Show and a world premiere on September 15, 2009 at the Frankfurt Auto Show. The LF-Ch Hybrid Concept offers dramatic style, premium features, an innovative drivetrain with low emissions, and impressive fuel economy in a sporty yet versatile five-door package.
Like the Mazda2 Antares, the 2004 Mazda2 Capella the same comfortable surroundings, but with a bit more sophistication and style. An already high level of equipment was increased even further with electric front and rear windows, and for those winter mornings, the electric exterior mirrors are heated as well. Outside, distinctive 15″ alloy wheels give the Mazda2 Capella a unique look with a confidence stance that alludes to the excellent driving dynamics. The chrome tailpipe added the perfect finishing touch. More on Mazda.
There is a new era for the Volkswagen Scirocco with the arrival of the third generation of the sports car with four turbo engines at market introduction. Scirocco generations I and II wrote history as the most successful Volkswagen coupé of all time with about 800,000 units sold. Full story on Cartype.
2009 Volkswagen Scirocco.
2009 Volkswagen Scirocco.
Check out this nice little clip on YouTube 2001 BMW M Coupe of one of the most unique, quick and beautiful (some would say ugly) hatchbacks ever produced. This thing has BMW’s S54 , engine, right out the E46 M3, which has a detuned 333ph punch. The following photos will give you a preview, and you get the whole scoop of this car on Cartype.
Abarth introduced its latest racing gem at the 51st Sanremo Rally. The new Abarth 500 R3T will lend its name to a promotional rally trophy in 2010, due to join the two track events (European and Italian) planned for the Abarth 500 Assetto Corse.
For Abarth, this marks a return to promotional trophy events, a niche it has made its own for more than thirty years. Since 1977, to be precise, when the first ever Autobianchi A112 Abarth Championship was held, followed by trophies for the Fiat Uno, Uno Turbo, Cinquecento, Seicento, Punto Kit and Super 1600, Stilo, Panda Kit. Read the rest of this story on Cartype.
The new Volvo C30 will be unveiled for the public at the Paris Motor Show in September, and production will begin at the end of 2006.
Here are the first photos of one of the year’s most talked about debutants, the new Volvo C30. A sporty design, two doors, four individual seats, and a glass tailgate give the C30 a unique character that will attract new Volvo buyers. Read the rest of this story on Cartype.