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2013 Los Angeles International Auto Show

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  • NEWS

    Automakers plan 25 global vehicle debuts at L.A. auto show, organizers say

    3:48 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 7, 2014
    The 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show will feature 25 global vehicle debuts from nine automakers, show organizers said today. Automakers are expected to introduce several zero-emission production and concept vehicles, according to a statement from show organizers.... Read More »

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    Daimler said to plan Maybach S class unveiling at Los Angeles show

    5:02 am U.S. ET | April 16, 2014
    Daimler will revive the Maybach name with an exclusive version of its S-class limousine that will be unveiled at the Guangzhou and Los Angeles auto shows in November, a person familiar with the company's plans said.... Read More »

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    Will autonomous mean anonymous?

    12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 30, 2013
    The 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show had an unusual level of significance for the future, present and past.... Read More »

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    2013 L.A. Auto Show highlights

    A look at key concept and production vehicles introduced at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show this week. Go to the Gallery »

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    Honda FCEV Concept

    Honda's hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle concept made its exclusive debut in Los Angeles. The vehicle -- FCEV Concept -- will be a mid-sized sedan, but Honda officials caution against likening it to the low-volume FCX Clarity available now. Unlike Toyota's Tokyo Motor Show fuel cell car, which looks similar to its 2015 production model, the Honda fuel cell is more conceptual in its design. Go to the Gallery »

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    Kia K900

    The K900 sedan is on sale in South Korea and other global markets under different names, but the debut here was the first time the K900 nameplate has been seen in public. Kia described the rwd sedan to dealers as a BMW 7 series at a 5-series price, with around 400 hp from an available 5.0-liter V-8 engine. Go to the Gallery »

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    Land Rover Range Rover SUV

    Land Rover unveiled a stretched version of its Range Rover SUV. The long-wheelbase Range Rover is 204.6 inches, nearly 8 inches longer than the standard model. Rear legroom is increased by 5.5 inches. Go to the Gallery »

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    Mercedes-Benz SLS and S65 AMG GT Final Edition

    Mercedes-Benz unveiled a high-performance S65 AMG sedan with a 6.0-liter V-12 under the hood, making 621 hp and 738 pounds-feet of torque. Mercedes also unveiled a special edition of the SLS AMG gull-wing supercar. Go to the Gallery »

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    Mercedes-Benz Concept GLA 45 AMG

    Mercedes-Benz unveiled an AMG version of the GLA compact crossover. Go to the Gallery »

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    2015 Subaru WRX

    Subaru unveiled a longer, roomier and sportier looking redesigned WRX sedan in a move to separate the high performance car from its sister Impreza compact. The 2015 WRX has a new 268-horsepower 2.0-liter direct-injection turbo boxer engine, and for the first time, a six-speed manual transmission. A continuously variable automatic transmission is option. Go to the Gallery »

  • PHOTOS

    Ford Edge Concept

    Ford -- introducing the Edge Concept at the Los Angeles Auto Show -- laid out its vision for the crossover of the future and it's a vehicle laden with gee-whiz technology including some autonomous driving and parking features. Go to the Gallery »

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    2015 Porsche Macan

    Porsche next year will test the patience of sports car enthusiasts when it begins selling the Macan, a compact crossover that likely will shift the majority of Porsche’s volume from sports cars to people-haulers. The Macan shares some platform underpinnings with the Audi Q5, including its 110.5-inch wheelbase. However, the Porsche is longer, wider and lower; and the vehicles have different powertrains and suspensions. Go to the Gallery »

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    Jaguar F-Type S Coupe

    The Jaguar F-Type coupe is being unveiled this week at the Los Angeles Auto Show and goes on sale in the United States next spring. All three coupe variants will be priced $4,000 below their open-air counterparts with the range-topping R coming in $99,895, including shipping. The all-aluminum car is made of nearly 50 percent recycled metal. Go to the Gallery »

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    Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

    The Jaguar F-Type coupe is being unveiled this week at the Los Angeles Auto Show and goes on sale in the United States next spring. All three coupe variants will be priced $4,000 below their open-air counterparts with the range-topping R coming in $99,895, including shipping. The all-aluminum car is made of nearly 50 percent recycled metal. Go to the Gallery »

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    2015 Chevrolet Colorado

    General Motors is betting that an eye-catching, fuel efficient mid-sized pickup can draw buyers with active lifestyles and inject life into a segment that its Detroit 3 rivals have abandoned. The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado introduced at the Los Angeles Auto Show is, in many respects, a smaller version of the full-sized 2014 Silverado. It goes on sale in fall 2014. Go to the Gallery »

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    2015 Subaru Legacy concept

    Subaru -- a brand more widely known for simple, dependable, and fuel efficient cars, sometimes with a sporty flair -- is going sexy and sleek with a new Legacy concept. The latest concept marks the 25th anniversary of the Legacy sedan and is a testament to how much vehicles such as the radically revamped Kia Optima, Hyundai Sonata and Ford Fusion have altered the balance in the mid-sized sedan market. Go to the Gallery »

  • NEWS

    One last look at some key models introduced at the L.A. auto show

    12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 2, 2013
    Check out the Mercedes-Benz AMG Vision Gran Turismo concept, the Honda FCEV Concept, the Chevrolet Sonic Dusk and more.... Read More »

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    When the Mustang goes global, marketing boss Farley will be in ...

    12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 25, 2013
    To make the point that it has global aspirations for the Mustang, Ford announced last week that the redesigned version marking the car's 50th anniversary will be introduced Dec. 5 in six cities around the globe: New York, Dearborn, Los Angeles, Barcelona, Shanghai and Sydney.... Read More »

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    Porsche Macan jumps into the compact crossover fray

    12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 25, 2013
    A decade ago, some people thought Porsche executives were crazy for veering away from a legacy of building high-performance sports cars and bringing out a mid-sized crossover, the Cayenne.... Read More »

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    BMW's fwd Active Tourer coming in 2015

    12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 25, 2013
    BMW's first front-wheel-drive crossover, the Active Tourer, will go on sale in the United States in early 2015. The Active Tourer will share a fwd architecture and new three- and four-cylinder engines with the next-generation Mini Cooper that debuted at the Los Angeles Auto Show last week, said Ian Robertson, BMW AG's board member for sales and marketing.... Read More »

  • NEWS

    Subaru's Doll: Improved interior shores up Legacy

    12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 25, 2013
    The redesigned Subaru Legacy sedan, expected next summer in U.S. showrooms, will take styling cues from the sleek concept at the Los Angeles Auto Show. But the most important changes will be a revamped interior with improved navigation and Bluetooth connectivity, "areas where we are weaker," said Tom Doll, president of Subaru of America.... Read More »

  • NEWS

    Reuss would 'love' high-performance version of Sonic

    12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 25, 2013
    General Motors North America President Mark Reuss said he would like to add a pocket-rocket version of the Sonic to Chevrolet's lineup. "Yeah, I'd love to do that," he said on the sidelines of the auto show here last week. "We've got the ride-and-handling vehicle dynamics for it."... Read More »

  • NEWS

    Jag's new coupe

    12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 25, 2013
    The Jaguar F-Type coupe, unveiled last week at the Los Angeles Auto Show, goes on sale in the United States in the spring. The coupe, top, starts at $65,895, including shipping. The top-of-the-line R version, above, is priced at $99,895, including shipping, and will get a 5.0-liter supercharged V-8 engine that makes 550 hp.... Read More »

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    Mini reworks Cooper interior after dings by customers, J.D. Power

    12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 24, 2013
    Responding to consumer complaints, Mini has gone mainstream with its interior layout.... Read More »

Blogs from Los Angeles

DIANA T. KURYLKO
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For BMW i3, juice from the solar grid
Some experts argue that driving an electric vehicle charged with power generated from fossil fuels reduces the EV's gree
Nov. 20, 1:52 pm U.S. ET
MIKE COLIAS
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The Chevy Colorado's checklist
Chevrolet's redesigned Colorado makes its debut at the auto show here this week amid plenty of anticipation -- and no sm
Nov. 18, 9:30 pm U.S. ET


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