IAA Mobility 2021

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2021
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2021
IAA Mobility is a technology and automotive conference that is held in odd numbered years in Munich and replaces the Frankfurt Motor Show.
September
07
2021
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September
12
2021
IAA Mobility 2021
Hot or Cold: 2021 IAA Mobility Munich Motor Show reveal recap

During a pandemic, auto shows are lacking a lot of relevancy. In fact, we predicted their demise last year. But that doesn’t mean that they aren’t happening at all, and the IAA Mobility show in Munich was the first chance in awhile for manufacturers to show of new and future products. IAA Mobility was filled […]

by Chad Kirchner
9/10/2021
Volkswagen ID.3 GTX confirmed for production: Report

Volkswagen is poised to continue its hot hatch heritage as it electrifies its lineup. Brand boss Ralf Brandstätter revealed to Auto Express at the 2021 Munich auto show that the ID.X Concept has gotten the green light for production. That car was essentially a thinly veiled Volkswagen ID.3 GTX and was ready for production. “The […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/8/2021
BMW Concept iX5 Hydrogen Protection VR6 is the first armored FCV

Armored BMW X5s are a common sight. They’re a staple for transporting VIPs, and heads of state across the globe so it’s no surprise that BMW decided to create a Concept iX5 Hydrogen with the same level of protection. This makes the fuel cell-powered prototype the first of its kind. Not only is the iX5 […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/8/2021
Polestar Re: Move will help you transport more stuff sustainably

Polestar has revealed its first last-mile delivery vehicle at the 2021 Munich auto show. Called the Polestar Re: Move, this working prototype is the result of a collaboration by a consortium of companies focusing on design, mobility, and sustainability answering the call for surging home delivery demands. Announced in early 2021, this project is codeveloped […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/7/2021
Škoda Enyaq Coupé iV shows up still wearing its camouflage suit

The IAA show in Munich isn’t just for cars that are currently on sale, but for concepts that are in the works. For Škoda, that means an update to the popular Enyaq crossover. Even though it’s wearing camoflague, here’s the upcoming Škoda Enyaq Coupé iV. Following the trend of four-door coupe body styles made famous by […]

by Chad Kirchner
9/6/2021
Renault Mégane high-tech E-Tech Electric powers its way into Munich

There is a new Renault Mégane in town, and this time it’s all electric. These are exciting times for the quirky French automaker, because the Mégane has typically been one of the brand’s bestselling models. To replace that model with an electric-only version takes dynamisme as the Frenchies say. Renault’s new CMF-EV platform underpins the […]

by Bradley Brownell
9/6/2021
BMW i Vision Circular Concept blends sustainability with luxury

Sustainability is the key theme that BMW is showcasing at the 2021 Munich auto show. The brand’s i Vision Circular Concept is constructed with reusable or renewable materials. The BMW i Vision Circular Concept aims to prove that it is possible to make a vehicle that’s 100 percent recyclable. Besides using fully electric powertrains, BMW […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/6/2021
Volkswagen ID. Life Concept previews upcoming entry-level subcompact crossover

In addition to showing off its autonomous ID. Buzz alongside Argo AI, Volkswagen is using the 2021 Munich auto show to introduce a concept car that previews an upcoming entry-level subcompact crossover. Called the Volkswagen ID. Life Concept, this cute, boxy, and techy-looking show car is a brand’s idea of an urban-focused utility vehicle. Ralf […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/6/2021
Porsche Mission R Concept is an all-electric, sustainably-built race car

The Porsche Mission R Concept has been unveiled at the 2021 Munich auto show and it’s essentially a sustainably-built race car. You won’t mistake it for anything else but a Porsche because it features the brand’s iconic design language and hints at what its production counterpart could look like. Even with the giant wing, decals, […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/6/2021
Hyundai Motor commits to being carbon neutral by 2045

The South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor has announced that it will achieve carbon neutral status by the year 2045. In conjunction with the IAA Mobility show in Munich, the company also declared that it’ll stop selling internal combustion powered cars in Europe in 2035. Hyundai Motor, which consists of Hyundai and Kia in the United […]

by Chad Kirchner
9/6/2021