Paris Motor Show 2012: Day 2

Sep 29, 2012, 11:25 AM IST
Partial view of the Porsche stand with a the Boxter model, left, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.
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Partial view of the Porsche stand with a the Boxter model, left, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.

Partial view of the Toyota stand, with the new Auris model at foreground, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.
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Partial view of the Toyota stand, with the new Auris model at foreground, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.

Partial view of the Audi stand, with the A1 1.4T model at foreground, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.
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Partial view of the Audi stand, with the A1 1.4T model at foreground, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.

Partial view of the Renault stand, with the new Clio at foreground, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.
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Partial view of the Renault stand, with the new Clio at foreground, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.

Partial view of the Honda stand on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012, with the EV-Ster roadster visible at foreground and the Jazz hybrid, at right.
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Partial view of the Honda stand on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012, with the EV-Ster roadster visible at foreground and the Jazz hybrid, at right.

Partial view of the Hyundai stand on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012, with the i-oniq hybrid at foreground.
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Partial view of the Hyundai stand on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012, with the i-oniq hybrid at foreground.

 Partial view of the Hyundai stand on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.
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Partial view of the Hyundai stand on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.

A McLaren MP4 12C is displayed, during the press day on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.
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A McLaren MP4 12C is displayed, during the press day on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.

Overview of the Renault booth during the press day on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.
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Overview of the Renault booth during the press day on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.

A woman sits in a Renault Twizy, the first-ever fully electric urban compact two-seater, during the press day on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.
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A woman sits in a Renault Twizy, the first-ever fully electric urban compact two-seater, during the press day on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.

A woman takes pictures of a Bentley Mulsanne, during the press day on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.
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A woman takes pictures of a Bentley Mulsanne, during the press day on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.

A Opel Adam is displayed, during the press day on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.
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A Opel Adam is displayed, during the press day on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.

A BMW i8 concept car, is displayed at the BMW stand, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.
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A BMW i8 concept car, is displayed at the BMW stand, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.

A member of the media takes snapshots of the BMW i8 concept car, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.
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A member of the media takes snapshots of the BMW i8 concept car, on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.

The Lexus LF CC concept car is displayed on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.
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The Lexus LF CC concept car is displayed on the eve of the opening of the Paris Auto Show, Friday Sept. 28, 2012.