The 2017 Geneva Motor Show has started with a bang and we have already seen the world’s best supercars, sports cars, hypercars, SUVs, crossovers, sedans and hatchbacks taking the stage of this prestigious event. The famous auto part dealer, www.autodoc.co.no has brought us the best of the 2017 Geneva Motor Show.
ASTON MARTIN VALKYRIE
Aston Martin has finally unveiled its hypercar, and has also given it a meaningful name ‘Valkyrie’, which translates as “chooser of the slain” in Norse mythology. The Valkyrie will be a hybrid boasting a 6.5-liter V-12 engine producing up to 1,000 hp. The car is destined for only 175 units with 25 exclusively for track. Expect the official unveiling in 2018 and deliveries in early 2019.
VANDA DENDROBIUM CONCEPT
Developed by the combined efforts of Vanda and the technology division of the Williams Formula One team, Williams Advanced Engineering, the Dendrobium would have 2 electric motors, single-speed gearbox and differential at the front and a multi-speed gearbox and differential at the rear. The powertrain details are scarce, but we know that it will reach to 60 mph in just 2.7 seconds and could go as fast as 200 mph. The production might take 3 more years to materialize.
LAND ROVER VELAR
Positioned between the Range Rover Evoque and Range Rover Sport is a sexy SUV available in a range of petrol and diesel engines. The base Velar has a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-4 mill churning out 247 hp carrying a price tag of $50,895. The standard features include 8-speed automatic transmission system, all-wheel drive and LED headlights.It is expected to hit the roads by the midsummer.
2018 VOLVO XC60
The second generation Volvo XC60 hit the floors of Geneva Motor Show on Tuesday sporting enhanced styling and tech. On the front, you see Volvo’s signature Thor’s Hammer daytime running lights design and waterfall-style taillights with new LED graphic at the back. The standard XC60 is expected to carry a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-4 pumping out 250 hp. The production is going to start next month with deliveries later this year.
MERCEDES-AMG GT SEDAN
On Tuesday, we saw the preview of Mercedes third fully developed sports car, the Mercedes-AMG GT concept powered by a twin-turbocharged 4.0-liter V-8. The powerful engine is assisted by an electric motor to spin out 805 peak horsepower that has enough vigor to take it to 60 mph in just 3.0 seconds. The hybrid sedan is expected to arrive by 2020.
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