Car talk

Ryan Borroff
Seat redesigns its logo – and its Leon
Spanish manufacturer Seat is getting a makeover. Its logo is getting a new, more modern and streamlined look and the first in a family of cars to wear it will be the all-new Leon hatchback. It will be unveiled at this week’s Paris Motor Show. The stylish five-door model is first to be shown and is more practical and more spacious than the car it replaces.

Kia to unveil its all-new Carens
Kia’s third-generation Carens compact family MPV will be shown for the first time at Paris this week. The vehicle is completely new from the ground up and has a sleeker and more aerodynamic look, yet can still seat seven. The Korean manufacturer will also be debuting the latest version of its sporty three-door Proceed model.

An electric van with a little spark
Look, we're not usually interested in commercial vehicles here at City A.M. but Nissan has shown an emission-free electric delivery van, which could contribute to a better City for all of us to live and work in. Called the e-NV200, it can be recharged to 80 per cent capacity in just 30 minutes and can use its battery to power electric tools or other equipment.