Toyota NS4 Plug-in Hybrid Concept Video – First Look: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

Toyota NS4 Plug-in Hybrid Concept Video – First Look: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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It’s a look into the future says Toyota. Unveiled last week at the Detroit Auto Show, the NS4 plug-in hybrid concept was built to showcase a new plug-in hybrid model Toyota is planning that will sit separate from the Prius in its lineup. The car will get a next-generation hybrid drivetrain and also features several… Continue Reading...

2012 Detroit Auto Show Video Wrap Up

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Tour the North American International Auto Show from the comfort of your home, office, or wherever you are with AutoGuide’s complete video coverage of the annual Detroit event. From concept cars like the new Acura NSX (above) to the Lexus LF-LC (just below), there were also plenty of interesting and exciting production models on display… Continue Reading...

2013 Buick Encore Video – First Look: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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Buick has achieved two straight years of growth and the brand is looking to keep up the momentum, targeting new buyers with unconventional new products. The Enclave SUV kicked-off the new Buick and it’s been a smash success, and even near the end of its product cycle continues to be the brand’s best seller. So… Continue Reading...

2013 Nissan Pathfinder Concept Video – First Look: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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Taking a page out of Ford’s playbook, Nissan appears ready to follow suit in the move from SUVs to crossovers announcing that the 2013 Pathfinder will ride on a car-based unibody platform rather than a body-on-frame truck chassis. Over a year ago, Ford made a similar switch with its new Explorer. As a concept Nissan… Continue Reading...

2013 Dodge Dart Video – First Look: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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The compact car category continues to grow and is increasingly becoming the most important and highest volume segment in America. For years Chrysler hasn’t had a competitive offering, something it is looking to change with the all-new Dodge Dart. Sharing its underpinnings with an Alfa Romeo it’s the direct result of the tie-up between Chrysler… Continue Reading...

Toyota Prius c Video – First Look: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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Expanding the Prius range of vehicles to four, the new “c” model is the smallest and most affordable Prius yet. Toyota also promises it will be the most fun to drive and it will get an even higher fuel economy rating than the standard Prius with 53 mpg combined. Unveiled this week at the North… Continue Reading...

2013 Honda Accord Coupe Concept Video – First Look: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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With a recently launched new Camry and Ford unveiling the production version of the new Fusion mid-size sedan at the Detroit Auto Show, Honda previewed its next-generation Accord with a stylish concept coupe. With no dramatic new styling changes, the 9th generation Accord will be the first Honda to receive the brand’s new lineup of… Continue Reading...

2013 Acura ILX First Look – Video: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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With a new flagship supercar planned in the NSX Concept, Acura also unveiled a new entry-level model at the Detroit Auto Show this week. Called the ILX, it’s based on the new Honda Civic platform, but significantly modified. It also gets some distinct bodywork and three unique engine choices, including a hybrid option – the… Continue Reading...

Chevy Tru 140S, Code 130R First Look – Video: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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Chevy Tru 140S, Code 130R First Look – Video: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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Along with the new Sonic RS hot hatch, Chevy unveiled two surprising new concept cars at the Detroit Auto Show. Complete with awkward concept car names the two vehicles certainly don’t look awkward – or at least the Tru 140S doesn’t. As for the Code 130R, it brings some American muscle car styling to the… Continue Reading...

MINI Roadster Unveiled as Your MX-5 Alternative: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

MINI Roadster Unveiled as Your MX-5 Alternative: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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MINI is bringing a race inspired convertible into the market with the unveiling of the Roadster at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show. This is the first two seater open topped vehicle in the English brand’s history and makes the MINI lineup six vehicles strong after the recent introduction of the Coupe (read our review here)…. Continue Reading...

Audi A8 3.0T, Diesel Coming to America: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

Audi A8 3.0T, Diesel Coming to America: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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This will mark the first time that either engine has been offered in the A8, though with some 333 hp and 325 lb-ft of torque on tap, the V6 Turbo should prove no slouch. Continue Reading...

Mercedes E400 Hybrid is Built for America: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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Mercedes E400 Hybrid is Built for America: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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Rated at 302 hp and 273 lb-ft of torque, Mercedes says the E400 Hybrid should deliver approximately 24 miles per gallon in city driving and 31 mpg on the open road. Continue Reading...

Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Video – First Look: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

Volkswagen Jetta Hybrid Video – First Look: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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It should come as little surprise that Volkswagen has unveiled a new Jetta Hybrid at the Detroit Auto Show. After all, the Jetta itself was designed to appeal more to American tastes and something Americans increasingly love are hybrids. Powered by an all-new hybrid engine and getting an incredibly high fuel economy rating, watch the… Continue Reading...

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Now Boasts 348-HP: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Now Boasts 348-HP: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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The standard six-speed manual has been updated with improved shifting feel, while both engines on the 2013 model can be teamed with Hyundai’s in-house designed and built eight-speed automatic with a SHIFTRONIC manual mode, activated by steering wheel mounted paddles. Continue Reading...

Lexus LF-LC Concept Video – First Look: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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Easily one of the stars of this year’s Detroit Auto Show, and arguably the best looking, the Lexus LF-LC hybrid coupe concept is a bold look at the future styling direction of the brand, while also hinting at a new model. With styling cues from the new GS and the LFA supercar, there’s plenty of… Continue Reading...

2013 Honda Accord Coupe Concept Looks Very Familiar: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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2013 Honda Accord Coupe Concept Looks Very Familiar: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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No one will accuse Honda of breaking the mold with the new Accord Coupe concept, revealed today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Then again, consistency is part of the Honda plan and has earned the company an excellent reputation. On hand for the car’s debut, American Honda Motor Co. Executive VP… Continue Reading...

2013 Buick Encore Pits Itself as a BMW X1 Rival: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

2013 Buick Encore Pits Itself as a BMW X1 Rival: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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Looking like a jacked-up hatchback, Buick has unveiled its newest model today at the Detroit Auto Show today. Called the Encore, it’s part of the GM premium brand’s plan to move further down-market in search of added sales – an area it’s actually been very strong in recently with two full years of gains. An… Continue Reading...

Acura NSX Concept Video – First Look: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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The star of the Detroit Auto Show, Acura has put itself back on the map by unveiling a concept car that will inspire the next NSX. Looking undeniably like an exotic, it’s actually quite a small machine – an indication of just how serious Acura is about keeping it light weight. For more details on… Continue Reading...

Scion FR-S Drift Car Turns Rubber to Smoke With 600-HP: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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Scion FR-S Drift Car Turns Rubber to Smoke With 600-HP: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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Scion Racing has made its 2013 FR-S Drift Car official at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show. Less than a week ago, we spotted photos of the same car testing, and our assumptions proved correct: This is the Formula Drift race car for Ken Gushi and the 2012 drift season. Built in collaboration with GReddy, the… Continue Reading...

Audi Q3 Vail Concept Revealed With 314-HP: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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Audi Q3 Vail Concept Revealed With 314-HP: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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Audi has unveiled a themed vehicle in the form of their Q3 compact SUV at this year’s Detroit Auto Show. The Audi Q3 Vail is named after the famous winter sports venue in the US with winter sports and functionality as its theme. The themed design targets young enthusiasts of winter sports who love skiing… Continue Reading...

2013 Acura ILX Sedan Doesn’t Look Like a Honda Civic: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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2013 Acura ILX Sedan Doesn’t Look Like a Honda Civic: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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Acura‘s new ILX sedan, based on the Honda Civic sedan, officially features Acura’s first hybrid system and has made its debut at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show. The 2013 Acura ILX will become the automaker’s new anchor in a strategy to capture entry-level luxury buyers. Acura’s target market with the ILX are intelligent, young professionals…. Continue Reading...

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Gets New Look, More Power

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2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Gets New Look, More Power
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Looking to keep pace with its rivals Hyundai has revealed an updated Genesis Coupe, with a more Veloster-like nose and a significant increase in power. The base 2.0-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder gets a new twin-scroll turbo and a 53 percent larger intercooler to deliver a 30 percent power increase with 274 hp now available, while torque… Continue Reading...

2012 Porsche 911 Cabriolet Priced from $97,300: 2012 Detroit Auto Show

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2012 Porsche 911 Cabriolet Priced from $97,300: 2012 Detroit Auto Show
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First announced back in late November of 2011, Porsche has officially debuted its 911 Carrera Cabriolet and Carrera S Cabriolet at the 2012 Detroit Auto Show. The new 911 Cabriolet features a soft-top, retractable roof  with a glass rear window that has been glued directly to the outer fabric skin. The 911 Carrera Cabriolet will… Continue Reading...
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