Tag Archives: Auto Shows

Electric SUV based on VW ID Crozz concept coming in 2020

Volkswagen's next electric car on sale in the United States will be a production version of the ID Crozz SUV concept first shown in April at the 2017 Shanghai auto show. It will arrive in showrooms in 2020 and is expected to be similar in size to the Tiguan. VW made the confirmation on Tuesday at a preview event for the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show...

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Jeep Wrangler preview

Jeep on Wednesday unveiled the redesigned 2018 Wrangler at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show. There's no mistaking the new off-roader, known to fans as the JL series, for anything other than a Wrangler. However, there are also modern touches such as the LED lights and more aerodynamically shaped grille. The vehicle also has plenty of tech thrown in for...

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2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Convertible drops cover in LA, from $123,995

The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 unveiled earlier this month in Dubai has now been shown as a convertible. Chevrolet took the covers off the open-top car on Tuesday at a preview event for this week's 2017 Los Angeles auto show, where the automaker also confirmed pricing. The ZR1 coupe will start at a very reasonable $119,995, while the ZR1 Convertible...

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2019 Lincoln Nautilus improves on MKX in almost every way

The Lincoln MKX is dead. Kind of. Its replacement is the 2019 Lincoln Nautilus, but aside from a new name, a freshened face, an updated powertrain, and more advanced driver assistance technology, this is still a Ford Edge-based crossover, for better or worse. The crossover was revealed ahead of the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show on Tuesday. The Nautilus is...

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Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line adds style and spice for a reasonable price

The Volkswagen Tiguan is a nice, handsome option in the small SUV segment. It is not, however, very sporty looking. Enter the latest Volkswagen R-Line package. Attached to the 2018 Tiguan, this affordably priced trim package adds an extra dose of spice to this currywurst of a crossover. There's new front and rear fascias, the former of which is so low...

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2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS teased before LA auto show debut

The 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS won't stray far from the current model's successful shape when it debuts late this month at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Mercedes-Benz released a single teaser image showing off the 2019 CLS-Class' new front fascia Saturday, a little over a week ahead of the auto show. From the image, we can what look like LED running lights that...

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Over a dozen world debuts pegged for 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show

In an era of online live reveals and Apple-style conferences, you'd think the traditional auto show would be on its last legs. Nothing could be further from the truth if the showcase pegged for this month's 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show is anything to go by. The organizers have confirmed more than a dozen world debuts for the show, which opens its...

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This Week’s Top Photos: the 2017 SEMA show edition

The SEMA show has come and gone for another year. A clear favorite this year was the 1972 AMC Javelin AMX built for Prestone by Ringbrothers. Its low, hunkered-down stance alone is enough to pique the interest of most muscle car fans, but this bad boy is also packing a a Hellcat tuned to deliver 1,100 horsepower. Ringbrothers had another star attraction: a...

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Wide-body Roush Mustang 729 debuts at 2017 SEMA show

Owners of the sixth-generation Mustang are spoiled for choice when it comes to adding serious stance to their cars. After the wide-body kits from Shelby American and Liberty Walk comes a new design from Roush. Unveiled this week at the 2017 SEMA show, Roush has equipped its wide-body kit on a sweet ride supercharged to the tune of over 700 horsepower. The...

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