A collection of 60 antique cars, dating from the 1930s to the 1970s, are parked on in makeshift shelters at the Gaillard property in the western French town of Echire. Photograph: Xavier Leoty/AFP/Getty Images

It is the dream of every car enthusiast: to have a remote and padlocked shed and its contents bequeathed to us by a formerly unknown distant relative (...)

The Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 Concept at the motor show in Geneva. Photograph:  Martial Trezzini/Keystone

If politicians are searching for signs of European economic recovery, they need look no further than the show floor at the Geneva motor show.Petrolhea(...)

High-riding DBX previews an SUV future for Aston Martin.

Aston Martin has just pulled the covers off its DBX concept, a high-riding, rough-terrain SUV-cum-coupe. The car is being displayed at the Geneva moto(...)

Lamborghini Aventador SV packs a 760hp punch.

If you had to pick a word to sum up this year’s Geneva motor show, I think it would be one-upmanship. Is that two words, technically? Perhaps it is, b(...)

 Ferrari 488 GTB lost some of its showstopping appeal due to the fact so many supercar rivals were unveiled on the same day

Right, this is as good a time as any to stop, nibble the corner of a sandwich and take stock of what we’ve seen and what we know so far at the Geneva (...)

Rolls-Royce claims that the new SUV won’t actually be its first off-roader...

Following several years of speculation and will-they-won’t-they questioning, Rolls-Royce has confirmed that it will follow rivals Bentley down the off(...)

New BMW X6 will have to deal with rivals its predecessor never faced.

I think it’s fair to say that we critics have always been a touch bemused by the success of the BMW X6. After all, why would you want to take a perfec(...)

Luca Cordero di Montezemolo at a press conference in Maranello, Modena, Italy, today. Montezemolo said he was resigning after 23 years at the helm, in a move that had widely been expected after his record was questioned by parent company Fiat-Chrysler. Photograph: EPA

At first glance, the resignation today of Ferrari chief executive Luca De Montezemolo, has a football-style, manager sacking look about it. You have b(...)

Fiat-Chrysler chief executive Sergio Marchionne: “The most likely date for the listing in the US is October 13th.” Photograph: Jeff Kowalsky/Bloomberg

Fiat-Chrysler aims to list shares in the newly merged carmaker in New York next month, chief executive Sergio Marchionne said, adding that a decision (...)

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Fiat says arrivederci to Italy
  • Motors
  • August 6, 2014, 01:00

The company that most represented postwar Italy to the world in the 1960s and 1970s has abandoned the country. Fiat, the maker of Fiat, Lancia, Alfa R(...)