DS Automobiles will use the “Virtual Garage” technology developed by Dassault Systemes to launch its new SUV, the DS 7 Crossback. Dassault Systemes, which is a leading supplier of 3D design, digital mock up and product lifecycle management software, said its technology will transform DS showrooms by providing an immersive virtual reality experience. That experience Read More..
The Geneva Auto Show takes place March 7 through 19 at Geneva’s Palexpo exhibition hall near the Swiss city’s airport. March 7 and 8 are the press days that kick off the annual automotive gathering. The show, which hosted 687,000 visitors last year, takes place as the global car industryÂ looks to the US to see Read More..
The 2016 Geneva Motor Show will start with two press days – March 1 and 2 – before opening its doors to the general public March 3. The annual exhibition runs through March 13. The showÂ traditionally features equal participation from French and German carmakers, with other global car brands also well represented. In 2015, 220 Read More..
Taking the advent of autonomous driving for granted, Rinspeed sees new opportunities for in-car infotainment functions. At the Geneva auto show in March, the Swiss concept-car specialist will unveil a vision of a vehicle designed to allow passengers as well as drivers a new kind of freedom. “Traveling in a driverless car will no longer Read More..
Volvo Cars will next week unveil a new lighting technology that lets drivers keep their high beams on all the time without blinding other motorists. The Swedish premium car maker said it will demonstrate at the Geneva auto show a new headlight mechanism that automatically shades as much of the high beam as needed to Read More..
Volvo’s new V40 model will feature a new kind of airbag that covers the front of the car in a collision with a pedestrian. The Swedish automaker said the new V40, which will be officially unveiled at the Geneva auto show March 6, will have a range of new safety and driver-assistance technologies, including Volvo’s Read More..
The 81st Geneva auto show will feature nearly 170 global and European car launches this year, confirming the annual eventâ€™s reputation as one of the top car shows of the year. The 2011 show will take place on some 80,000 square meters of exhibition space near the Geneva airport. There will be 260 exhibitors representing Read More..
TomTom will unveil a new “Blue&Me TomTom LIVE” navigation system for the Lancia Ypsilon at the Geneva auto show next month. The Dutch navigation services provider said the system will be easily upgradeable, have a new user interface and can be mounted in a novel way. It will be available in the new Lancia Ypsilon Read More..
Nissan revealed an electric sports car concept in a bid to prove that driving fun can be had without a major negative impact on the environment. The Nissan ESFLOW, which is based on the Japanese carmakerâ€™s LEAF plug-in electric vehicle, will be unveiled at the Geneva auto show in early March. The real-wheel-drive two-seater ESFLOW Read More..