The 2019 Geneva Motor Show certainly has no shortage of ultra-fast, ultra-expensive machinery on display, but British-based boutique automaker Ginetta hopes to rise to the top with the public debut of the 2020 Akula supercar. Mating Le Mans-derived go-fast equipment, low-weight carbon-intensive construction, and a legit street-worthy cabin, the Akula looks tempting. But can it…

Mazda CX-30; Manufacturer images Competes with: Honda HR-V, Nissan Rogue Sport Looks like: A bigger Mazda CX-3 SUV with Mazda3-flavored styling Drivetrain: Europe gets a diesel along with the 2.0-liter SkyActiv-G and new-design 2.0-liter SkyActiv-X, both with mild-hybrid assist; U.S. powertrains TBD Hits dealerships: U.S. arrival and model year TBD The world may not need…

Company’s first series production mid-engine vehicle will be ‘prettier’ and more affordable than its limited edition siblings, and will feature V6 power. Aston Martin has continued its new-model onslaught with the Vanquish Vision Concept, previewing the third model in the brand’s mid-engined range ahead of a 2022 on-sale date. The production version of the Vanquish…

A ’hyper SUV’ called GFG Style Kangaroo from Italy will be gracing the 2019 Geneva Motor Show. Although the company is relatively new and unknown, it does have a famous name behind it – Giorgetto Giugiaro and his son Fabrizio. The Kangaroo is billed as an SUV, although it seems pretty low slung to be…

Polestar 2; Manufacturer images The Polestar 2, the second car from Volvo’s upstart performance brand, aims to give Tesla Model 3 shoppers a run for their money. Polestar debuted the all-electric, sedan-like hatchback at this week’s 2019 Geneva International Motor Show, complete with a roster of Tesla-fighting specs. Related: More Geneva Motor Show Coverage Once…

Sized to slot in between the existing CX-3 and CX-5, the new CX-30 will be a ‘pure addition to the portfolio’ and ‘makes perfect sense’. Mazda Australia says the recently-unveiled CX-30 compact SUV will complement the existing CX-3 instead of replacing it, with both models to sell side-by-side for the foreseeable future. The new Mazda…

New SUV will probably do without a stripped back entry-level model as most private buyers are interested in more fully equipped models. The just-unveiled Mazda CX-30 is unlikely to be offered with a true base or entry model when it arrives in Australian showrooms in 2020. The company’s new model structure follows on from revamped…

Volkswagen ID.Buggy concept Manufacturer images Looks like: A modern Meyers Manx; Speed Buggy from the old, eponymous Hanna-Barbera cartoon Defining characteristics: Rear-wheel drive, rear electric motor, detachable body Ridiculous features: A factory-built, detachable-body electric dune buggy? The whole thing is ridiculous (in a good way). Chance of being mass-produced: Volkswagen could build the ID. Buggy,…