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2 cars define Buick/Opel look

Elements of Monza, Riviera figure in joint design effort

Sept. 20, 2013 06:01 CET
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A look at key production and concept models at the 2013 Frankfurt auto show.

(11) - A look at key production and concept models at the 2013 Frankfurt auto show. ...

The battery-powered i3 four-seat compact hatchback is targeted at second-car buyers in

(13) - The battery-powered i3 four-seat compact hatchback is targeted at second-car buyers in ...

The Vanquish Volante is the convertible version of the coupe that debuted last year. The

(5) - The Vanquish Volante is the convertible version of the coupe that debuted last year. The ...

Changan CS95 photos from the Frankfurt auto show

(7) - Changan CS95 unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show

Alfa Romeo 4C photos from the Frankfurt auto show

(7) - Alfa Romeo 4C unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show

Alfa Romeo Giulietta photos from the Frankfurt auto show

(3) - Alfa Romeo Giulietta unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show

Hyundai is hoping its new i10 will help it win sales from the Volkswagen Up.

(3) - Hyundai is hoping its new i10 will help it win sales from the Volkswagen Up. ...

The carbon fiber and aluminum i8 plug-in hybrid has an electric motor and a three-

(20) - The carbon fiber and aluminum i8 plug-in hybrid has an electric motor and a three- ...

Chevrolet Camaro convertible and coupe photos from the Frankfurt auto show

(9) - Chevrolet Camaro convertible and coupe unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show

Ferrari's 458 Speciale is part of CEO Luca Cordero di Montezemolo's strategy to boost the

(4) - Ferrari's 458 Speciale is part of CEO Luca Cordero di Montezemolo's strategy to boost the ...

Skoda Yeti photos from the Frankfurt auto show

(2) - Skoda Yeti unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show

Nissan X-Trail photos from the Frankfurt auto show

(14) - Nissan X-Trail unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show

Peugeot's new 308 hatchback has more upscale features and sharper design than the current

(5) - Peugeot's new 308 hatchback has more upscale features and sharper design than the current ...

Jeep Wrangler special editions are revealed like clockwork. For the Frankfurt motor show,

(12) - Jeep Wrangler special editions are revealed like clockwork. For the Frankfurt motor show, ...

Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse photos from the Frankfurt auto show

(6) - Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Squadra Corse unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show

The 918 Spyder, at $845,000, is Porsche's most expensive model ever. The 918 Spyder's

(11) - The 918 Spyder, at $845,000, is Porsche's most expensive model ever. The 918 Spyder's ...

Volkswagen's Spanish unit is counting on new variants of the Leon to boost sales in

(3) - Volkswagen's Spanish unit is counting on new variants of the Leon to boost sales in ...

Skoda will begin sales of the Rapid Spaceback in Europe in October. The hatchback is a

(7) - Skoda will begin sales of the Rapid Spaceback in Europe in October. The hatchback is a ...

The new Audi A3 Cabriolet is bigger and lighter than its predecessor.

(5) - The new Audi A3 Cabriolet is bigger and lighter than its predecessor. ...

The production version of the Tourneo Courier is revealed for the first time in Frankfurt.

(2) - The production version of the Tourneo Courier is revealed for the first time in Frankfurt. ...

Renault's Dacia brand has given its Duster SUV a face-lift to make the model more rugged

(2) - Renault's Dacia brand has given its Duster SUV a face-lift to make the model more rugged ...

Bentley engineers have managed to squeeze a bit more power out of the 4.0-liter twin-

(9) - Bentley engineers have managed to squeeze a bit more power out of the 4.0-liter twin- ...

The BMW X5 will have optional rear-wheel drive for the first time to broaden the SUV's

(8) - The BMW X5 will have optional rear-wheel drive for the first time to broaden the SUV's ...

The GLA is Mercedes' first compact crossover. It will compete against models such as the

(10) - The GLA is Mercedes' first compact crossover. It will compete against models such as the ...

The new Hyundai i10 is longer and wider than the current car to expand cabin space and

(11) - The new Hyundai i10 is longer and wider than the current car to expand cabin space and ...

The BMW 4 series replaces the 3-series coupe. BMW used the numeral 4 to differentiate it

(7) - The BMW 4 series replaces the 3-series coupe. BMW used the numeral 4 to differentiate it ...

The new Mazda3 will be sold as a hatchback and a sedan with very little regional

(8) - The new Mazda3 will be sold as a hatchback and a sedan with very little regional ...

With the Civic Tourer, Honda will rejoin the market for compact station wagons in Europe,

(10) - With the Civic Tourer, Honda will rejoin the market for compact station wagons in Europe, ...

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Concept vehicles
<b>Vehicle type:</b> Coupe <br />
<b>Engine:</b> 4.7-liter V-8 biturbo that makes 449

(22) - Vehicle type: Coupe
Engine: 4.7-liter V-8 biturbo that makes 449 ...

<b>Vehicle type:</b> Sporty coupe<br />
<b>Engine:</b> 400-hp plug-in hybrid powertrain

(12) - Vehicle type: Sporty coupe
Engine: 400-hp plug-in hybrid powertrain ...

<b>Vehicle type:</b> Hybrid compact crossover<br />
<b>Engine:</b> 2.5-liter, four-

(9) - Vehicle type: Hybrid compact crossover
Engine: 2.5-liter, four- ...

<b>Vehicle type:</b> Compact premium crossover that is more carlike than most.<br

(17) - Vehicle type: Compact premium crossover that is more carlike than most.

<b>Vehicle type:</b> Subcompact crossover <br />
<b>Engine:</b> Plug-in hybrid with 1.6-

(16) - Vehicle type: Subcompact crossover
Engine: Plug-in hybrid with 1.6- ...

<b>Vehicle type:</b> Plug-in hybrid coupe <br />
<b>Engine:</b> 4.0-liter twin-turbo V-8

(9) - Vehicle type: Plug-in hybrid coupe
Engine: 4.0-liter twin-turbo V-8 ...

The Initiale Paris, a preview of the next Espace, will abandon the current model's boxy

(11) - The Initiale Paris, a preview of the next Espace, will abandon the current model's boxy ...

Opel Monza photos from the Frankfurt auto show

(7) - Opel Monza unveiled at the Frankfurt auto show

Audi's new concept looks much like the Giugiaro Parcour, which was unveiled at Geneva

(8) - Audi's new concept looks much like the Giugiaro Parcour, which was unveiled at Geneva ...

Suzuki's iV-4 concept hints at a new subcompact SUV positioned below the SX4 S-Cross,

(10) - Suzuki's iV-4 concept hints at a new subcompact SUV positioned below the SX4 S-Cross, ...

Toyota says its Yaris concept, the Hybrid-R, combines the technology of its hybrids and

(11) - Toyota says its Yaris concept, the Hybrid-R, combines the technology of its hybrids and ...

With the Cactus concept, Citroen previews the new positioning of the brand's mainstream

(10) - With the Cactus concept, Citroen previews the new positioning of the brand's mainstream ...

Jaguar plans a new unibody, all-aluminum architecture which launches first in Europe in

(8) - Jaguar plans a new unibody, all-aluminum architecture which launches first in Europe in ...

At 4338mm long, the Sportsvan is 134mm longer than the Golf Plus and 83mm longer than the

(7) - At 4338mm long, the Sportsvan is 134mm longer than the Golf Plus and 83mm longer than the ...

The Mondeo Vignale concept introduces design details that will appear on Vignale cars in

(5) - The Mondeo Vignale concept introduces design details that will appear on Vignale cars in ...

The paint on the Ermenegildo Zegna concept has an effect that is supposed to simulate the

(4) - The paint on the Ermenegildo Zegna concept has an effect that is supposed to simulate the ...

The Smart FourJoy concept previews a new four-seat model that will go on sale in 2014.

(10) - The Smart FourJoy concept previews a new four-seat model that will go on sale in 2014. ...

Ford's S-Max Concept showcases the automaker's latest global design language and newest

(9) - Ford's S-Max Concept showcases the automaker's latest global design language and newest ...

The Opel/Vauxhall Monza concept previews the brand's future styling direction.

(8) - The Opel/Vauxhall Monza concept previews the brand's future styling direction. ...

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A Nissan concept to watch
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Taking a peek inside China's Changan
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