The 82nd Geneva Car Show

Updated 1651 GMT (0051 HKT) March 6, 2012
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The new Lamborghini Aventador model is shown ahead of the 82nd Geneva Car Show. AFP/Getty Images
The Bentley EXP 9 F concept car is displayed at the British car maker's stand. Some 700 car manufacturers will be displaying at the show, which opens to the public from March 8 to 18. AFP/Getty Images
A Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse, which has a top speed of 255 miles per hour, is exhibited on a rotating stand. AFP/Getty Images
The hybrid-electric Giugiaro Brivido concept car is photographed by journalists ahead of the Geneva Car Show. AFP/Getty Images
The Opel Ampera was awarded "Car of the Year 2012" by a selection of motor journalists from 23 countries. AFP/Getty Images
The Opel Mokka, which derives its name from the Mocha coffee bean, makes its exhibition debut during press day. AFP/Getty Images
The new Rolls-Royce Phantom Series II will be on display at the Geneva Car Show in the coming weeks. Courtesy Rolls-Royce