2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show preview
The IAA (Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung German for International Motor Show) is the largest automotive show in the world, and it covers both cars and commercial vehicles.
IAA Cars is held in Frankfurt, Germany in odd-numbered years, and IAA Commercial Vehicles is held in even-numbered years in Hannover, Germany.
2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show is 66th IAA Cars and it will be from September 17th to 27th, 2015.
This is recapCARS.com’s preview of 2015’s largest auto show the 2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. This list will be updated as more information regarding the 2015 IAA entrants are revealed.
Here’s what we know so far:
Alfa Romeo – The 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia‘s range that includes the fuel efficient base model all the way to the monster 500+ horsepower Giulia QV will be displayed at the 2015 IAA.
Audi – The B9 Audi A4 will make its debut and the new Audi S4 will be unveiled at the 2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. Audi will also showcase a Tesla Model X rival in form of an electric sporty crossover named Q6 which will follow the design language of the Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe and BMW X6.
Bentley – The Bentayga; Bentley’s first SUV will be unveiled at the 2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. The new super SUV will be available to order with a Turbo V8 electric hybrid or a Turbo 6.0-Liter W12.
BMW – The new 7-series G11 and G12 (LWB – Long Wheel Base) will have its public debut, as well as the new X1 and refreshed 3-series. Boring so far, however the new BMW M6 GT3 race car will finally be shown without the camouflage and before I forget, the little BMW M2 will be unveiled too. 😉
Borgward – The bankrupt German brand Borgward is making a comeback at the 2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. They will be unveiling a new luxury hybrid SUV.
Ferrari – The 2016 Ferrari 488 Spider aka GTS will have its public debut as the 2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show, but all eyes will be on the unveiling of the hardcore Ferrari F12 GTO aka Speciale.
FIAT – Fiat will display the 124 Spider, as well as the facelifted Fiat 500.
Infiniti – The new Infiniti Q30 hatchback will be shown as well as the 2.0-liter four cylinder Q50.
Jaguar – Are the British late to the SUV party? I think not! Just like Bentley, Jaguar will unveil their SUV as the 2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show, the F-Pace; a luxurious SUV out to take customers away from the Audi Q5, Porsche Macan and the AMG version of the Mercedes GLC.
2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show will be this year’s largest auto show in the world. It will also be the best auto show yet.
Kia – A refresh version of the Kia Cee’d as well as the new Sportage crossover based on the Kia KX3 Concept will be revealed. Hotter Optima version named Optima GT will also be revealed.
Lamborghini – The Italian supercar maker will unveil the Lamborghini Huracan Spyder.
Lotus – The British company’s quickest production road car ever the Lotus 3-Eleven will be displayed.
Maserati – An Italian Super SUV will join the party is the form of the Maserati Levante. The Maserati SUV will be yet another sleek coupe like SUV.
Mazda – Koeru coupe like crossover concept which will display Mazda’s SUV and crossover new design language.
Mercedes-Benz – The C205 2016 Mercedes C-Class coupe will have its public debut, and the 4.0-liter Turbo V8 C205 Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe will be unveiled as well. Mercedes will also show the S-Class convertible. It’s also possible that they may show the coupe GLC.
MINI – The new Clubman will display its more luxurious features as well as more its larger size. The word Mini is rendered useless as the new Clubman is bigger than the outgoing Countryman.
Nissan – The upgraded Leaf will be shown, and it will have a range up to 160 miles on a full charge. That’s a 100% improvement over the outgoing model.
Peugeot – Possible production version of the Peugeot 308 R-Hybrid with nearly 500-horsepower.
Porsche – The Stuttgart based sports car maker will display the facelifted version of the 991 911 range dubbed the 991.2 and with it the German company says goodbye to the naturally aspirated engines that are replaced with their turbocharged versions. Visual changes will be minimal, and Porsche will also showcase a new hardcore GT series 911 with manual transmission.
2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show may see Porsche unveil the rumored electric Porsche Pajun “PAnamera JUNior” to rival Tesla Model-S, Mercedes-Benz E-Class and BMW 5-series.
Renault – The French company will display the new Megane which will be better in everyway.
Smart – The micro-car brand will display the new Cabriolet, as well as the Electric drive version of the new Smart car.
Suzuki – The Japanese automaker is bringing the Baleno name back to rival the Mini and also to replace Swift.
Vauxhall – The all new seventh generation Vauxhall Astra will be unveiled as the 2015 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show.