MINI are set to give a first preview of a Crossover mini SUV that is scheduled to extend the model range in 2010.
The concept car has a a big front grille and three-dimensional headlights.
Toyota will also present a mini SUV, their Urban Cruiser first unveiled as a concept car at the Geneva show last year.
Also on show will be the iQ, that measures less than 3 metres in length but seats four, and will thus be in strong competition with Daimler’s Smart.
Nissan will present their Nuvu concept electric vehicle..
Honda say they will demonstrate their clean credentials in Paris with the Insight Concept. Honda claims the Insight will be the most affordable hybrid to date.
VW Golf will celebrate its world premiere in Paris with sales scheduled to start in October.