The Audi Q2, Toyota C-HR, Hyundai Ioniq, Maserati Levante, Renault Scenic, SEAT Ateca and Volvo V90 were arguably the most important cars to have had their world premieres at this year’s Geneva motor show.

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Abarth 124 rally: first look at 124 spider and Mazda MX-5 with a hard roof

Abarth 124 spider: 170hp 1.4 MultiAir turbo engine, 6-speed manual or auto

Alfa Romeo Giulia sedan: 2.0-litre petrol and 2.2-litre diesel engines

Alfa Romeo Giulietta facelift: public debut for minor styling changes

Alfa Romeo MiTo facelift: deliveries to commence in second half of 2016

Apollo Arrow: former Gumpert Apollo reinvented as “the fastest car on the planet”

Arash AF10: petrol engine and four motors producing a claimed 2000+hp

Aston Martin DB11: replaces DB9, on sale worldwide from August

Audi Q2: 4.19m long SUV is Audi’s smallest yet, first deliveries from October

Audi Q7 e-tron: 3.0-litre V6 TDI and one electric motor, total output of 275kW & 700Nm

Audi RS Q3 Performance: 2.5-litre turbo I5, 270kW (367hp) and 465 Nm (343 lb-ft) of torque

Bentley Mulsanne Grand Limousine by Mulliner: a full metre longer and 79mm taller

Bentley Mulsanne facelift and LWB: update time after six and a half years of production

BMW M760Li xDrive: 441kW/600hp and 800Nm 6.6-litre biturbo V12

Borgward BX-5: 4.48m long SUV, PHEV powertrain

Borgward Projekt BX6 TS concept: SUV-coupe might preview a future model

Bugatti Chiron: 1103kW/1500PS & 1600Nm from 8.0-litre quad-turbo W16, 420km/h

Carrozzeria Touring Superleggera Disco Volante Spyder: targa version of 2013’s D.V.

Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport: new track day coupe and convertible variants

Citroën E-Méhari: based on Bolloré Bluesummer EV, to be built alongside it at Rennes

Citroën SpaceTourer: one of three MPVs to be built at the SevelNord JV

Citroën SpaceTourer Hyphen concept: modified exterior and interior, 4×4 drivetrain

DS 3 facelift: new front end, CarPlay and Android connectivity, additional engines

DS E-Tense concept: 4.7m long & 1.29m high electric coupe, 402hp and 516Nm

Ferrari GTC4Lusso: facelifted & renamed FF, 507kW 6,262cc V12

Fiat 500S: sports model grade gains fog lights, side skirts and spoiler

Fiat Fullback concept: a different grille and extended wheelarches

Fiat Tipo five-door and SW: hatchback and estate versions added to Egea sedan

Ford Fiesta ST200: gains 18PS over 182PS ST, most powerful Fiesta yet

Ford Kuga facelift & Vignale: same restyle as the Escape had at last year’s LA show

Ford Edge, Mondeo hatchback & S-MAX Vignale: additional vehicles for this sub brand

Honda Civic Hatchback Prototype: preview of next year’s built-in-England five-door

Hyundai Ioniq: rival for the Prius but with petrol-electric, PHEV or EV powertrains

Italdesign Giugiaro GTZero concept: electric supercar, claimed to have 500km range

Jaguar F-TYPE SVR: hatchback and convertible variants, 423kW supercharged V8

Kia Optima Sportswagon: production version of Sportspace concept from Geneva ’15

Koenigsegg Agera: the last ‘model series’

Koenigsegg Regera: production version of concept from last year’s show

Lamborghini Centenario: 40 cars to be built, 770PS V12

Lexus LC 500h: four-speed automatic, 3.5-litre V6 and one electric motor

Lotus Evora Sport 410: loses 70kg compared to Sport 400, claimed 186mph

Maserati Levante: 5m+ long crossover and there will be a PHEV variant too

Mazda3 99g/km 1.5-litre diesel: CX-3 & Mazda2 already have this engine

McLaren 570GT: an additional 220l of boot space thanks to side-opening hatch

McLaren 675LT Spider: announced in November ’15, this was its public debut

Mercedes-AMG C 43 4MATIC Coupé: 270kW/367hp 3.0-litre biturbo V6

Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cabriolet: fabric roof and same engines as Coupe

Mercedes-Benz V-Class Exclusive: additional, upscale model grade

Morgan EV3: plug-in powertrain for this three-wheeler, build starts in Dec

nanoFlowcell QUANTiNO: an update of the concept from last year’s show

Nissan X-Trail & Qashqai Premium concepts: potential high-price variants

Opel GT concept: front-engined, RWD, three-cylinder sports car design study

Opel Mokka X: facelift, with the X suffix denoting it as a crossover/SUV, GME says

Pagani Huayra BC: not the roadster (comes later in 2016) but an even faster coupe

Peugeot 2008 facelift: three years since it was launched at the 2013 Geneva show

Peugeot Traveller: one of three PSA/Toyota people carriers, to be built in France

Peugeot Traveller i-Lab VIP 3.0 Shuttle concept: luxury limousine design study

Pininfarina H2 Speed concept: hydrogen fuelled racing car design study

Porsche 718 Boxster: new name, facelift and four-cylinder turbo engine added

Porsche 911 R: has 368kW/500hp 4.0-litre engine, just 991 will be built

Renault Mégane Sport Tourer: production at Palencia due to start in June

Renault Scénic: narrow 20″ wheels as standard for low drag, on sale in Q4

Rimac concept_one: supercar, 800kW from four electric motors

SEAT Ateca: 4.3m long SUV, to be built by Škoda, 1.0- & 1.4 petrols, 1.6 & 2.0 TDIs

Škoda Fabia Combi ScoutLine: off-road looks, three petrol and three diesel engines

Škoda Octavia RS 4×4: hatchback and wagon, 135kW/184PS 2.0 TDI and DSG

Škoda VisionS: SUV, will be built in Europe, and in China by SAIC VW at Changsha

smart fortwo cabrio Brabus: other convertibles premiered at 2015 Frankfurt IAA

Spyker C8 Preliator: supercharged Audi V8, only 50 cars will be made

SsangYong SIV-2 concept: a preview of the next Korando/Korando C

SsangYong Tivoli XLV/Air: longer body and bigger boot but same wheelbase

Subaru XV concept: a preview of the next model due out in 2017

Techrules AT96 TREV concept: has “range extending turbine recharging”

Toyota Proace: second generation of this large minivan, a JV with PSA

Toyota C-HR: production version of the concept from the 2015 Frankfurt IAA

Vauxhall Mokka X: as per the Opel Mokka X but specific information for the UK here

Volkswagen Multivan PanAmericana: production version of concept from 2015 IAA

Volkswagen Phideon: five-metre long sedan to be built by SAIC Volkswagen

Volkswagen T-Cross Breeze concept: preview of a B-SUV due on sale in 2018

Volkswagen up! facelift: includes a 66kW/90PS 1.0 petrol engine for the first time

Volvo V40 & Cross Country facelifts: new headlights and grille, lower CO2 for D2

Volvo V90: replaces V70, will be built at Torslanda, revealed to media on 18 Feb