Hyundai debuts its second gen of the i30 hatchback at the 64th International Auto Show in Frankfurt, which targets the popular Euro C-segment among which rivals are the Opel/Vauxhall Astra, VW Golf and Citroen C4.
This compact car model will be on sale next spring with an option of 1.4-litre and 1.6-litre engines in both gasoline and diesel.
The Hyundai booth also showcases the rest of the South Korean automaker's range including the new mid-size i40 sedan and station wagon models, and the Veloster sport hatch.
Hyundai's Veloster on show is a special edition featuring a matte gunmetal paint job with barcode-like graphics reading "2011091325" and carbon fiber trim on the front grille and spoilers, rear diffuser, mirror caps and side protection strips.
VW will introduce a replacement model for the GTS Scirocco model and they'll be showing it off at next week's Shanghai Auto Show. The Scirocco GTS to 100km/h (62mph) from standstill in 6.5 seconds and on to a top speed of 246km/h (153mph), or 244km/h (152mph) with the optional 6-speed DSG dual clutch transmission. Read more
Volkswagen unveiled the GTI Supersport Vision Gran Turismo for the new GranTurismo 6 game. The supercar is based on a Golf GTI and follows on from the GTI Roadster Vision Gran Turismo, featuring a body-kit with carbon elements, radiator grill and splitter in the front and powered by a VR6 TSI engine. Read more