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Volkswagen Iroc concept

28 July 2006

Short for Scirocco, the Iroc introduces a new trapezoid front grille that VW plan to use for forthcoming sports models.

Citroen C-Metisse concept

28 July 2006

This is a flamboyant showcar in the traditional sense, with dramatic proportions, advanced technology (hybrid diesel powertrain) and an interior full of new ideas.

Renault Twingo concept

28 July 2006

The original Renault Twingo of 1992 was the first Renault designed from start to finish under the then still new Director of Design, Patrick le Quement.

Nissan Qashqai

28 July 2006

This is probably the most significant production debut here at Paris Show.

New Mini

28 July 2006

Essentially a total re-skin rather than an all-new car, the new Mini attracts some odd reactions from most visitors to the stand.

Audi R8

28 July 2006

There's never been a supercar like the R8. A 420bhp mid engine two seat sports car, based on a lengthened version of the Lamborghini Gallardo platform, and standing only 1.25 metres high - from a brand that makes a broad range of mass produced cars, and clothed in a relatively sober exterior aesthetic.

Ford Iosis X concept

28 July 2006

Ford is continuing its evolution of 'Kinetic Design' with the surprise debut at Paris of the five-door concept compact crossover vehicle, Iosis X.

Citroen C4 Picasso

28 July 2006

This is Citroen's main debut at Paris Show.

Opel Agila / Suzuki Splash

28 July 2006

The new Opel/Vauxhall Corsa is the most significant new design to be launched yesterday at the press day of the newly reintroduced British Motor Show.

Honda View Suspended

28 July 2006

We were going to report on the new three door Honda Civic, but the design is very close to the five door launched last year and View Suspended is a more interesting debut shown on the Honda stand.