2014 Paris Mondial de l’Automobile – High End Fashion Meets Elegant Automobiles of the World

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The luxury 2014 Paris Mondial de l'Automobile, has unveiled a global collection of luxury automobiles, as different as the very diverse automobile buying population. From the unusual, to the flamboyant, to the classic luxurious, the Paris Motor Show 2014 does not disappoint.

 

Not simply an event for the connoisseur, the 2014 Paris Mondial de l'Automobile is an event for the entire family complete with animation of the luxury car experience dating back to the early 1900's and combines a Haute Couture and Concours d'élégance exhibition.

 

                                           

High end fashion of the day and elegant automobiles throughout history presents an exhibition fusing the love affair of high end fashion and the automobile. Fifty distinctive, classic automobiles, representing the time along with period defining fashion will be on display for the fifteen day event.

For the environmental conscious population, luxury automobile manufacturers are addressing the consumer's needs for effective and environmentally sound performance along with alternative fuel options.  Toyota unveiled a mini-three wheeler enclosed scooter, with a mini trunk large enough to gather the groceries.

The arresting Lamborghini 910, the headline grabbing Italian car designer unveiled its newest model, the first plug-in hybrid (PHEV) technology demonstrator, Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4, making its world debut at the 2014 Paris Mondial de l'Automobile.

Conceived and developed entirely in-house by Lamborghini, the ASTERION LPI 910-4 takes the design and cutting-edge engineering expertise found in the current Lamborghini product range, adding innovative hybrid technology, creating thus a Lamborghini that is clearly different – with a new, unexpected and sensual design, in line with the technical characteristics of the car – but yet is still unmistakably a Lamborghini.

2012 Paris Mondial de l'Automobile featured over 96 000m²of exhibition space, provided over 100 world premieres, credentialed more than 13, 000 journalists from 103 Countries, conducted 11,000 tests of electric vehicles and was attended by 1,231,416 visitors. The Paris Mondial de l'Automobile began in 1898.

The 2014 Paris Mondial de l'Automobile numbers are expected to exceed all past exhibitions and lead the world.  

 

For more information:  http://www.mondial-automobile.com

Images courtesy of 2014 Paris Mondial de l'Automobile

 

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