Highlights of the 2010 Paris motor Show
The Paris auto show has been taking place recently with many new models and concepts being unveiled including Lamborghini’s all new supercar the Sesto Elemento Concept and the new Lotus Esprit. Here is a compilation of videos showing the best new vehicles that appeared at the motor show.
Lamborghini Sesto Elemento
This new Lambo is powered by a naturally aspirated 5.2-liter V10 engine that kicks out 570 hp (419 kW) at 8,000 rpm. It can rocket to 62mph in just 2.5 seconds and has a top speed of 186mph (300km/h).
Renault DeZir Concept
This rear wheel drive car is powered by an electric motor and it can hit 60mph in just 5 seconds.
This new SUV will be available with choice of two motors, first is the 2.2-litre turbodiesel engine, that comes in two versions, a 187hp unit and a 147hp unit. The four-wheel-drive version combined with the 147hp engine will offer up an impressive 50mpg and 145g/km of CO2.
The second engine available is the state-of-the-art new 236hp, 2.0-litre Si4 petrol engine which combines direct fuel injection, turbocharging and twin variable valve timing. This motor manages to achieve a higher 58mpg and produces less emissions at 130g/km of CO2.
The new Kia Pop Concept is an all-electric vehicle that aims to challenge all conventions. This new Concept car is a three-seater vehicle, with zero emissions and it measures just three meters in length.
The Jaguar C-X75 concept is driven by four electric motors, one for each wheel, which gives this supercar a total break horsepower of 800 bhp and an astonishing 1200 lb-ft of torque. All this power pushes the new Jag up to 62 mph (100km/h) in just 3.4 seconds along with a top speed of 205mph (330km/h).
2013 Lotus Esprit
2011 Ferrari SA Aperta
BMW 6 Series Concept
The 2012 BMW 6 Series Coupe concept features LED daytime running lights, along with newly designed front and rear fascias and a freestanding Control Display for the iDrive operating system.
Mercedes Benz CLS
Porsche 911 Carrera GTS
This Porsche 911 Carrera GTS can accelerate from 0 – 60mph (0 – 100 km/h) in 4.2 seconds. and has a top speed of 190mph (306 km/h). It has a 10.2 litres/100 km (27.69 mpg ) fuel consumption and a 240 g/km CO2 emissions level.