Skoda has revealed the Vision GT concept for the Shenzhen motor show in China, previewing a new crossover model it plans to introduce to the Middle Kingdom before year's end.
First previewed a month ago in designer sketches, the Vision GT concept is said to be the precursor to the Kamiq GT, a sportier, more dynamic-looking version of the Chinese-market Kamiq that's due late in 2019.
Lexus Europe has revealed a special LC500h Matte Prototype for the 2019 Barcelona motor show, and it's anything but subtle.
The matte-finish Space Orange exterior paint is, in the company's words, "another example of the brand's effort to keep innovating, this time using special colours with original textures".
Lexus says the finish is "inspired by the orange tones that can be seen when looking towards the sun in clear sunsets".
Lexus and its Toyota parent have led the way for hybrid vehicles for decades, though now it appears the luxury arm is looking into the EV space as emissions regulations tighten in markets like China and Europe.
Speaking with industry journal Automotive News Europe at the Shanghai motor show, international president for Lexus, Yoshihiro Sawa, said the company will need to launch an electric model at some point.
Lincoln not coming to Australia, but will build cars in China for the first time
Ford has invested heavily to renew the Lincoln range, boosting its coverage in the SUV market, and giving each model in the brand distinctive high-end interiors.
At present the Lincoln brand sells vehicles in North America, the Middle East, and China.
Joy Falotico, president of Lincoln, told CarAdvice, "We're happy we're at, and where we're represented around the world".
Lurking in the entrance hall of the Jacob Javits Center is the Karlmann King, an oversized SUV styled like a stealth fighter... but it's as invisible as a rhinoceros wearing a clown outfit playing the bagpipes.
The Karlmann King is based on the Ford F-550 chassis, and measures 5990mm long, 2450mm wide, 2480mm tall, riding on a 3691mm wheelbase.
There are three passenger doors: two up front, and one at the rear on the passenger's side.