The Paris Motor Show of 2018 offered global car manufacturers an opportunity to reveal their future designs. There was a large range of car launches and also included an amazing line-up of the concept cars filled with new technology and design innovations.These car designers are truly shaping the future of cars.
Paris 2018 Motor Show brought to light the new vibe of the automotive industry. It presented the new technology , technical challenges and improved environmental performance. This show revealed groundbreaking thinking and true innovation on the engineering fronts and design concepts.
The Paris Motor Show is an important European motor show that is held once in every two years. This edition of 2018 of the French Motor show is the 75th anniversary. . To list here are the top 5 performance cars from the show.
Skoda Kodiaq RS:
This is the first vehicle to be an SUV. The Kodiaq RS proved it was the fastest seven-seater lapping in 9:29.84 minutes, powering 2.0 liter turbodiesel BiTDI liberating 237 bhp and torque 500Nm. The four-wheel-drive keeps in check the power, and the SUV is efficient of revving in 6.1 seconds 100kmph from its standstill position and hits 220kmph top speed.
Ferrari 488 Pista Spider
Again the Italian brand, the top model introduced by Ferrari is a powerful production in the history. The 488 Pista Spider sporting the V8 most powerful engine in Maranello history is giving out 720bhp and 770Nm. its sprint time to cove 0-100kmph is 2.85 seconds and the lap time is 1.21 seconds only is truly commendable. The Pista is gorgeous, getting aerodynamic aids and is akin to the coupe keeping the supercar interesting with its weight-saving measures.
Mercedes-Benz A35 AMG
The earlier A45 in the hot-hatch segment was a step forward, but before that appeared in its newest avatar, Mercedes-AMG displayed A35. This is the cheapest AMG till date powering a 2.0-litre four-cylinder petrol motor such as the A250 that liberates 302bhp in the front wheels through a seven-speed DCT automatic. The A35 is aggressive than the regular cars, especially featuring wing at the back. There is a possibility that Mercedes Benz may bring A35 an updated range.
Hyundai i30 Fastback N
Hyundai i30N may have been considered impractical, but now Hyundai’s third N model is the i30 Fastback N that offers same performance featuring boot space of 450 liters. Under the hood sitting is the 2.0 liter turbo-petrol available in 246bhp and 271 bhp tunes. The i30 N Fastback has the hot hatch elements and the tail presents stunning looking LED taillights with contrasting aggressive rear diffusers.
Lexus updated the RC and displayed for the first time the updates sports coupe. There are cosmetic changes including the reshaped headlight with LED DRLs. The Spindle grille offers the majestic appeal. Under the hood is the real update featuring 2.0 liter engine with improved performance. It also carries an aggressive demeanor keeping its changes intact.