Skoda Octavia etymology: What does its name mean? How did it get it?

Skoda Octavia etymology: What does its name mean? How did it get it?

Posted: Oct 18, 2019

The Skoda Octavia is the brand’s larger-than-Golf liftback sedan and estate, but with Golf-class pricing. What, if anything, does the car’s name mean?

Bugatti Centodieci etymology: What does its name mean?

Bugatti Centodieci etymology: What does its name mean?

Posted: Aug 19, 2019

The 2020 Bugatti Centodieci is a homage to the 1991 to 1995 EB110 produced during the Roman Artioli era, but what does its name mean?

Lotus Evija etymology: What does its name mean? How is it pronounced?

Lotus Evija etymology: What does its name mean? How is it pronounced?

Posted: Jul 20, 2019

The Lotus Evija is the first new car developed under the control of Geely, and also the company’s first ever all electric model.

Kia Seltos etymology: What does its name mean?

Kia Seltos etymology: What does its name mean?

Posted: Jun 5, 2019

The Kia Seltos is a new crossover that will be put into the large gap between the Soul and Sportage, but where does its name come from?

Ferrari SF90 Stradale etymology: What does it name and letters mean?

Ferrari SF90 Stradale etymology: What does it name and letters mean?

Posted: May 30, 2019

The Ferrari SF90 Stradale is the company’s first plug-in hybrid, and has a crazy 1000PS (736kW / 986hp), but what does its name mean?

Lexus LM etymology: What does its name mean & letters stand for?

Lexus LM etymology: What does its name mean & letters stand for?

Posted: May 10, 2019

Based on the Toyota Alphard, the Lexus LM is a new people mover targeted at the Asian and Chinese markets, but what do the letters in its name mean?

Volkswagen ID.3 etymology: What does its name mean & letters stand for?

Volkswagen ID.3 etymology: What does its name mean & letters stand for?

Posted: May 9, 2019

The Volkswagen ID.3 is an electric hatch and the first car to be based on the company’s MEB platform, but where does its name come from?

Opel Sintra etymology: What is it named for? What does its name mean?

Opel Sintra etymology: What is it named for? What does its name mean?

Posted: Apr 6, 2019

The Opel Sintra, sold between 1996 and 1999, is an unloved American minivan sold in Europe, but what does its name mean. And, is it named after anything?

Skoda Kamiq etymology: What does its name mean?

Skoda Kamiq etymology: What does its name mean?

Posted: Jan 25, 2019

The Skoda Kamiq is the name of a city SUV sold in China, and soon in Europe, but where does the company’s latest crossover starting with K get its name?

Hyundai Palisade etymology: What does its name mean or come from?

Hyundai Palisade etymology: What does its name mean or come from?

Posted: Nov 19, 2018

The 2020 Hyundai Palisade will be the brand’s new flagship crossover, but what does its name mean and where does it come from? We dissect it all here…