Geneva Motor Show

A look back at the Alfa Romeo SZ and RZ (1989 – 1994) 0

The SZ was first conceived as the ES30 design study in 1987. Later named the Sprint Zagato, it caused quite a sensation when it was released, not least because it was styled by Alfa Romeo and not Zagato as many people would logically expect. In fact, it was the controversial styling that led to the(…)

Peugeot considers return to Le Mans 0

Peugeot has announced its intentions to return to the top tier of prototype racing at Le Mans, but only if organisers of the race substantially reduce the cost of competing. The French manufacturer withdrew from the LMP1 class of the World Endurance Championship back in 2012, when its road car division was posting significant losses.(…)

Renault Trezor wins Concept Car Design award 0

The Renault Trezor has won Best Concept Car of the Year at the Car Design News awards, triumphing over rivals such as Jaguar and Mercedes. The Trezor was first revealed by the French carmaker in September last year at the Paris Motor Show, where its sleek and futuristic appearance wowed the public and press alike.(…)

GENEVA MOTOR SHOW 2017 – NISSAN previews new Qashqai 0

One of the highlights of the recent Geneva Motor Show was the reveal of Nissan’s plans for the new Qashqai. The new edition was sporting a redesigned, sharpened face plus an angular grille and a headlight setup that has echoes of the new Micra. Prices for the new generation are expected to begin around £19,000.(…)

GENEVA MOTOR SHOW 2017 – Aston Martin launch new extreme hi-performance brand 0

The Geneva Motor Show opened to the public last Thursday and one of the most exciting things on display was the new Aston Martin AMR range featuring two new concepts. AMR or ‘Aston Martin Racing’ should see its concepts hit the production line in the near future. The two models on display in Switzerland were(…)

Geneva Motor Show – Airbus reveals flying car 0

In the high-tech world, drones are already all the rage, but if traditional aircraft manufacturers Airbus have their way, in not too much time, we’ll all be travelling in our own personal aerial transport vehicles. In Switzerland, at the Geneva Motor Show, the ‘Pop.Up’ was shown off to the world by the aspiring ‘car-viators’. It’s(…)

Geneva Motor Show on the starting grid 0

One of the motoring calendar’s key events kicks off today as the Geneva Motoring Show gets underway in Switzerland. The exhibition – the largest of its kind in Europe – is where all the top makers get a chance to debut their new concepts, and well as reveal the new production vehicles ahead of their(…)

World Car of the Year Finalists Announced 0

It is getting closer and closer to that time again. April may mean many things for some people but over here at Servicing Stop, it only means one thing, the World Car of the Year award. The World Car of the Year competition has been a persistently present competition since 2005. Taking two years to(…)

The McLaren Sport Series 0

McLaren are to launch a brand new Sports Series vehicle to rival the Porsche 911 and the Mercedes AMG GT. The model name was just recently confirmed and will launch in the second quarter of 2015. It was previously only known by the codename ‘P13’. The sports car company refer to the vehicle as a(…)

The new 2014 Mini One 0

The brand new MINI One has been showcased. The entry level vehicle was shown off at the 2014 Geneva show. The car will come with lower powered three cylinder engines. The MINI one Diesel was also shown off at the Geneva Motor Show. These are seen as the more ‘affordable’ MINI’s. That will mean lower(…)