BMW'S M6 RACER: BMW showed off its latest GT3 racer at the Frankfurt motor show, the racing M6 uses a 4.4 litre twin-turbo V8. Image: BMW
Frankfurt, Germany - It's the second media day of the 2015 Frankfurt International Motor Show. and already there are some amazing cars unveiled.
From new small cars for the mass market courtesy of Opel and Renault and powerful, expensive SUVs from Jaguar and Bentley for the upper crust, are just some of the vehicles on display this week at the 2015 Frankfurt auto show.
A number of vehicles shown at Frankfurt are headed for SA including the new Volkswagen Tiguan, Opel Astra and Nissan NP300 Navara.
Hottest cars at Frankfurt
Have a look at some hot concepts to see what's rendering from the world's top automakers.
Bugatti Vision Gran Turismo - Fans of the Gran Turismo video game series will be familiar with the Vision Gran Turismo.
The real-life version is fully driveable but is only designed to comply with racing specifications.
BMW M6 GT3 - BMW's motorsport division has debuted the latest addition to its GT racing line-up at the 2015 Frankfurt auto show - the new M6 GT3.
Porsche Mission E - Porsche is introducing its first battery-powered four-seat sports car at the 2015 Frankfurt auto show. Check out the new Mission E concept.
Golf GTE Sport Concept - Would you buy an electric Golf GTI? Well Volkswagen showed off a concept car that just might make it into production.
Audi E-Tron Quattro concept - Audi reveals its new e-tron Quattro concept at the 2015 Frankfurt auto show. The automaker claims its electric SUV has a battery range of more than 500km.
Lamborghini Huracan Spyder - The new Huracan LP 610-4 Spyder was unveiled at Frankfurt, buyers still get a 5.2 litre V10 with 454kW/560Nm . A seven-speed dual-clutch gearbox and four-wheel drive results in a 0-100km/h sprint time of 3.4 seconds.
Audi S4 - The new S4 was show at Frankfurt, it uses a newly developed V6 engine with direct injection and turbocharging. The 3.0 TFSI has an output of 260kW/500Nm. All-wheel drive is of course standard as well as a seven-speed dual clutch gearbox.
Ferrari 488 Spider - The new 488 Spider, unveiled at the 2015 Frankfurt auto show, marks the latest chapter in Ferrari's love affair with open-top V8 sports cars.
Jaguar F-Pace - Jaguar’s first SUV debuted at the Frankfurt show, expect the F-Pace in South Africa in August or September 2016.
Bentley Bentayga - The Bentley Bentayga, the automaker's first SUV, aims to combine indulgence with effortless performance and everyday usability, claims the luxury automaker.
Alfa Guila - Alfa Romeo showed its new 380kW Giulia at the Frankfurt auto show. The rear-wheel drive is set to take on BMW's M3 and Mercedes-Benz's AMG C63 in 2016.
Volkswagen Tiguan - Volkswagen showed four versions of its latest generation Tiguan at the 2015 Frankfurt auto show.
Mercedes-Benz-AMG C63 S coupe -Mercedes showed the two-door version of the AMG C63 at the 2015 Frankfurt auto show. This is the first time the public has seen the rear-drive V8 family hotrod.
Ford Focus RS - Ford's SA-bound Focus RS is a high-performance hatchback delivering 257kW from its Ford Performance-developed 2.3 litre EcoBoost engine.