Tag: Detroit Auto Show

23 Posts

1960 Honda RA271
Jan 14, 2015

Detroit Auto Show 2015: Likes and Dislikes from America’s Car Show

Guest Bloggers

Likes: Hyundai's answer to the El Camino, all the old cars. Dislikes: Misusing the word "coupe", driving with a fish tank. Detroit Auto Show highlights and lowlights, here.

Detroit Auto Show 2015

Mini Superleggera concept car
Jan 14, 2015

Mini Superleggera Vision Concept

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

Our blogger calls the Mini Superleggera Concept "handsome". Tell us what you think, right here. 

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Buick Avenir in the Chinese auto market
Jan 13, 2015

Buick Avenir

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

"Avenir, we are told,  is French for portending the future, and as future portents go, we’ve seen worse." More on this Buick concept from the Detroit Auto Show, right here. 

Detroit Auto Show Buick 2015

Mercedes-Benz GLE
Jan 14, 2015

Mercedes Benz GLE

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

The humongous GLE at the Detroit Auto Show, plus a few choice words for Mercedes-Benz upon the occasion of thier impending move to Atlanta. 

Detroit Auto Show Mercedes-Benz GLE 2015

Volkswagen Cross-Coupe GTE Concept
Jan 13, 2015

Volkswagen Cross-Coupe GTE Concept

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

Volkswagen wants to be the world's top volume carmaker by 2018. Will it happen? Not if they keep cranking out SUVs and neglecting the unusually efficient, well-made small cars that made them popular in the U.S. when they first arrived.

Detroit Auto Show concept vehicles Volkswagen 2015

Chevrolet Bolt concept car
Jan 13, 2015

The Chevy Bolt

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

One of the unexpected stars of Detroit's show is the Chevy Bolt concept. More about this car, from Jamie Lincoln Kitman, right here.

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Jan 12, 2015

From Chevrolet in Detroit: Bolt or Volt, Your Choice

Jim Motavalli

GM has freshened the 2016 Volt with 50 miles of all-electric range, and set off a buzz with the Bolt, an all-electric car, with 200 miles of range at $30,000. 

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Jan 16, 2014

Detroit Auto Show 2014: The View From the Floor

Jim Motavalli

With input from Car Talk listeners, here are some of the highlights of the North American International Auto Show in the Motor City.

Detroit Auto Show concept vehicles Honda Fit Hyundai Genesis Volkswagen e-Golf 2014

2014 Detroit Auto Show highlights
Jan 16, 2014

2014 Detroit Auto Show: The Kitman Files

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

Jamie Kitman looks past the glare of overwaxed surfaces at every turn, and gives us his take.

Detroit Auto Show concept vehicles Chevrolet Colorado Ford F-150 GMC 2014

Tom Magliozzi and his 1962 Dodge Dart convertible
Jan 16, 2012

The Dodge Dart Rides Again

Jamie Lincoln Kitman

Hey, Tom and Ray, are you sitting down? Maybe you better. I've just returned from the Detroit Auto Show where I caught a glimpse of the first real progeny of the Fiat-Chrysler marriage.

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