Volvo is Going to Reinvent Drowsiness Detection Systems
Volvo is looking into the area of detecting drowsiness. They want to reinvent the drowsiness detection systems and add more capability into them, according to Per Landfors, the Volvo engineer in charge of the project. He explains that, “For example, the car's support systems can be activated later ...

The Volkswagen Golf turns 40 this year and the automaker is celebrating the milestone at the Beijing Motor Show with an exclusive concept car called Golf Edition.

It has 19 inch alloy wheels, matte chrome mirror caps and a badge on the B-pillars engraved with the number "40".
Lexus' new NX compact SUV made its world premiere at the Beijing Motor Show. The NX is Lexus's most important model introduction in years. The model will compete against the Audi Q5, BMW X3 and Mercedes GLK.
Ford's Everest Concept is at Beijing now, and there's a production version in the works. “The Ford Everest Concept, created by our outstanding regional team in Australia, previews a bold new direction for the midsize off-road SUV segment.
Jeep has unveiled four concepts for the Chinese market. The Jeep Zi You Xia study “highlights a more sophisticated aspect of the Renegade’s personality,” according to Jeep.

Zi You Xia, which means “rebel”. The concept is finished in a Warm Chocolate Gray contrasting with Dark Anodized Bronze accents.
Mercedes’ Concept Coupé SUV made its debut in Beijing as an "extremely sporty study". The study's dynamic handling is of a superior level thanks to its variable dynamic control system "Dynamic Select Control". It provides four fundamentally different transmission modes.
The Nissan 350Z was cosmetically modified with a Lamborghini Reventon-Style front bumper and Audi R8 emulating side blades. What gives?

[GT Spirit , Photo via r3 Snapshots]

Peugeot showed off their Exalt, combining bare metal with a textured, man-made material to make it look and feel like a shark's skin. The automaker claims it contributes towards aerodynamic performance.
The Toyota Yaris will get a makeover in Europe this summer, and will adopt a new front end inspired by the recently unveiled Aygo.

Building on Toyota’s “Under Priority” and “Keen Look” design language, the facelifted Yaris integrates a distinctive cross-shape, centered around the front logo, that separates the redesigned upper and lower grilles.
Volkswagen revealed its new Golf R 400 concept ahead of its debut at next week’s Beijing Motor Show. The concept uses a modified version of the 2.0 liter turbocharged engine found in the standard Golf GTI and R, and the R 400 gets a bump in output almost 400 horsepower and 332 lb-ft of torque.
The press shots for VW's new Golf R 400 Concept talks about a 6 speed DSG dual-clutch automatic transmission, but the photos show off a manual gear shift lever. This is confusing! According to the PR:
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