Getty Images photographer Vittorio Zunino Celotto used his smartphone to capture images of Turin, the capital of the Piedmont region in Italy, what used to be a major political hub, the first Italian capital city in 1861 and home to the House of Savoy, Italy’s royal family. It is also home of FIAT Automobiles S.p.A. The images where digitally altered using his smartphone.
On press day the 83rd Geneva International Motor Show opened its doors to displayed the latest models from the auto industries’ leading manufacturers. On display are some of the desirable autos on wheels. Such cars as the Lamborghini Veneno with a price tag of $3.9 million, the new LaFerrari hybrid from Ferrari, slick looking McLaren P1 and the new Chevrolet Corvette Stingray convertible where decked out for display. The show takes place at the Palexpo exhibition center this week in Geneva, Switzerland and will be open to the public March 7 – 17, 2013.
The European market suffered a devastating sales year in 2012 and there is little sign of a rebound in sight for the auto industry as they gather in Geneva for one of the most important car shows of the year.