At its annual shareholder meeting in Berlin, Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler pledged to develop and launch a battery-powered car with a 500km range before the end of the decade.


SUVs, “crossovers” and other urban 4x4s have won the hearts of families around Europe, but judging by the new vehicles on display in Geneva, some brands are continuing to entice their customers with estates and MPVs.

Infos pratiques

It doesn't matter how cool a crash helmet may look or how well it goes with your brand new bike or syncs with your phone's Bluetooth system; unless it fits your head properly, in the event of an accident it will offer the same amount of protection as any other fashion accessory.


Between Nice and Menton the mountains plunge sharply down to the sea. Running along these heights are three famous routes: the Grande Corniche, the Moyenne Corniche and the Basse Corniche. The first affords the most stunning views, climbing to 1,476ft/450m. The second offers beautiful vistas along the shore; while the third provides access to the coastal resorts.