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It certainly appears that all-electric SUVs are a growing trend, at least in concept form anyway, which is probably down to Tesla and its impressive Model X. But the high price tag on the Model X puts it out of reach of many and that could be giving other manufacturers ideas. There’s certainly no lack of electric and hybrid concepts at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, but one of the more significant ones could turn out to be the e-Evolution Concept from Mitsubishi.
The E-Evolution Concept is described by the Japanese automaker as “a technical prototype to illustrate the strategic directions of a renewed MMC brand.” But for the more casual observer it’s an all-electric performance SUV that looks as though it could transform the fortunes of the brand. Of course, that’s [...]
The Frankfurt Motor Show starts next week, just a few days after we get back from the Goodwood Revival. Frankfurt is Germany’s most important automotive event and is a critical time for the home teams – BMW, Volkswagen, Mercedes, Porsche and Audi.
New models and outrageous concept cars are what most people crowd into a European motor show for, but this year’s event will no doubt be relatively subdued – Germany’s biggest carmakers, the lifeblood of the country’s economy, are under scrutiny for their role in the ongoing Dieselgate emissions scandal. What’s more, the world is turning its back on their favourite fuel.
The event for passenger cars takes place in Messe Frankfurt, an exhibition centre with several centuries of history as a trade fair venue, on odd years. Even years see the event move [...]