The motor racing fans are ecstatic today (4), with the launches at the Geneva show, the models 919 and 911 RSR Hybrid, which will contest the 2014 WEC (World Endurance Championship) season in LMP1 category and GTs, respectively.
A new version of Golf will be among the attractions of Volkswagen at the Geneva show. The Golf GTE is a hybrid plug-in, equipped with a 1.4 TSI petrol engine, 148 hp and an electric motor of 75 kW (or 101 hp). The combined power is 201 hp, with maximum torque of 35.5 lb-ft.
The Tesla is becoming a more attractive option than Toyota for some of the usual customers of the Japanese manufacturer. According to a study by IHS Automotive, approximately 15.5% of the buyers of the Model S had previously a Toyota model.