All the news from Frankfurt 2009

The International Motor Show from Frankfurth is one of the most important events in the auto industry of the year.

All the news from Frankfurt 2009

Location: 3.0 A12 / F F330
• Audi Q7 3.0 TDI Clean Diesel – Audi stand at 2009 IAA showcases world’s cleanest diesel engine technology which is already in service in UK Q7 models.
• Audi S5 Sportback – Hot version of new four-door coupe.
• Audi A4 3.0 TDI Quattro – Audi’s latest clean exhaust technology lowers emissions of A4.
• The A3 1.2 TFSI – Small 1.2-litre engine uses latest techniques to offer 51mpg-plus economy.
• Bentley Mulsanne – New flagship makes a star appearance at Frankfurt.
• Bentley Conintental Series 51 – Exclusive addition to the range.

Location: 11 via A01 / 11.0 A01 / CMF 0 C02 / F F1204 / F F1208 / F F1210 / F F306
• BMW EfficientDynamics – Environmentally friendly supercar is BMW’s big star of the show.
Location: 4.0 A35 / 8.0 A24
• Citroen DS3 – A big crowd puller in Frankfurt, Citroen reveals its new small car.
• Dodge Caliber – New compact family hatchback makes its debut.
Location: 6.0 A06
• Ferrari 458 Italia – Making its debut in Frankfurt, Ferrari’s new 458 Italia is the firm’s latest supercar offering.
Location: 6.0 A05
• Fiat Qubo Trekking – Rough-road version of the Qubo people carrier.

Location: 3.1 A18
• Ford C-MAX – New version of Ford C-MAX revealed.

Location: 6.0 A01
• Hyundai ix-Metro – New city car MPV concept unveiled.
• Hyundai ix35 – The replacement for the Tucson, destined for UK shores in 2010.
Hyundai i10 Electric – Hyundai’s latest battery technology applied to its smallest model.
Location: 3.1 A19 / F F337
• Kia Venga - World premiere for all-new B-segment model.
• Kia Sorento - European premiere of all-new seven-seater.
• Kia Cee’d - World premiere for revised compact family car.
• Kia EcoDynamics range - World premiere for range of low emissions models.
• Kia Forte LPI Hybrid - European premiere of new dual-fuel model.
Land Rover
Location: 5.0 B06
• Limited edition Range Rover Sport Autobiography – Exclusive special model makes its debut.
Location: 8.0 C11
• Lexus LF-Ch Concept – Sporty concept from growing premium Japanese brand.
• Revised Lexus IS – Range of compact executive models gets a sporty makeover.
Location: 5.0 B11
• Lotus Range Extender – New technology announced by prolific engineering division.
Location: 6.0 A08
• Maserati GranCabrio – Flagship convertible joins the Maserati range.

Location: 2.0 A01
• Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG – Gullwing doors look to Mercedes-Benz past for what is undoubtedly one of the stars of the show.
• Mercedes-Benz Vision S 500 Plug-in HYBRID – CO2 emissions of only 74g/km and fuel consumption of 3.2 l/100km break new ground in the luxury car sector.

Location: 11.0 A01
• MINI Coupe Concept – Now confirmed for UK production, radical MINI Coupe Concept is unveiled.
Location: 8.0 D19
• Peugeot RCZ – French firm’s coupe is one of Frankfurt’s star attractions.
• Peugeot RCZ HYbrid4 – Green version of new coupe.
• Peugoet 5008 – New people carrier draws the crowds.
Location: 5.0 B14
• Porsche 911 Turbo – New Turbo for the 911 range.
• Porsche 911 Sport Classic (limited to 250 examples) – Retro styling and mechanical tweaks for special 911 limited to 250 examples.
• Porsche 911 GT3 RS – Track tuned hardcore GT3 RS adds drama to the show.
• Porsche Panamera – Four-door makes its European show debut.
Location: 3.1 A02
• Four electric vehicle concepts debut from Renault.

Rolls-Royce Motor Cars
Location: 11.0 A01
• Rolls-Royce Ghost – Long awaited Ghost is unveiled in the metal.
Location: 8.0 D06
• Saab 9-5 – All-new model from Swedish firm is a major Frankfurt attraction.
Location: 3.0 A04
• SEAT Leon Cupra R – Ultimate sporting Leon makes its show debut.
• SEAT Ecomotive range – Green versions of existing models are revealed.
• SEAT IBZ Concept – New member of the Ibiza family lands at the show.
• Skoda Superb Combi – Estate version of the latest Superb offers even greater practicality.

Location: 3.1 A03 / 3.1 A09
• Suzuki presents environmental enhancements across its range.
Location: 8.0 D15
• Toyota Land Cruiser – New 4x4 makes its world debut.
• Toyota Auris HSD Full Hybrid Concept – New petrol/electric family car makes world debut.
• Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid Concept – The Prius gets clever with plug-in charging.
Vauxhall (Opel)
• Vauxhall Astra – A Frankfurt debutant with huge sales expectations, the Astra is a must-see.
Location: 3.0 A01
• Volkswagen Polo Three-door – New version of the latest Polo makes its debut.
• Bluemotion range expands with new low emission versions of existing models.
• Volkswagen Caravelle and Transporter – Latest versions of VW’s legendary people carrier and van make their debuts in Frankfurt.
Location: 3.1 A11
• Volvo C30 SportsCoupe – A new look for Volvo’s coupe.

Author: AL
Source: Autolatest

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