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PHOTO GALLERY: Debut Vehicles at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show

TweetAll week long, AmericaJR has been featuring complete coverage of AutoMobility LA and the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show. The auto show closes for the season on Sunday, Nov. 27th. Let’s take a look at some of the World and North American debut vehicles that are on display at the 2016 L.A. Auto Show: For tickets and more information about the Los Angeles Auto Show, visit www.laautoshow.com.


All New MINI Countryman Makes its World Premiere at Los Angeles Auto Show

TweetWoodcliff Lake, NJ — MINI USA introduced today the biggest, most adventurous MINI ever, the all-new 2017 MINI Countryman.  That’s not all. For the first time ever, a MINI model will be offered as a plug-in hybrid, combining the best of both worlds.  The MINI Cooper S E Countryman ALL4 will be powered by both a three-cylinder MINI TwinPower Turbo Technology gasoline engine and an electric hybrid synchronous motor.  All three of the new MINI Countryman variants made their World Premiere at the Los Angeles Auto Showon Wednesday, Nov. 16th.Read More


Elio Motors Debuts E1c Engineering Vehicle, Highlights Path from Prototype to Production at Los Angeles Auto Show

Tweet LOS ANGELES  — Elio Motors (OTCQX: ELIO), the start-up vehicle manufacturer planning to launch a three-wheel vehicle that will get up to 84 mpg with a set $7,300* base price, today introduced its E1c engineering vehicle at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The E1c engineering vehicle is a significant step forward as Elio Motors progresses from the prototype to production phase. While the exterior is similar to previous Elio prototypes, the E1c engineering vehicle features foundational and structural improvements to the frame, suspension, and safety systems that will ultimately createRead More


Honda Named Title Sponsor Of 2017 NHL All-Star Game In Los Angeles, Expands Commitment As The Official Vehicle Of The NHL

TweetLOS ANGELES — Honda and the National Hockey League (NHL) announced today that the automaker will serve as the title sponsor of the 2017 NHL® All-Star Game in Los Angeles. The announcement was made today at the Los Angeles Auto Show with a special appearance by NHL icon Wayne Gretzky and the unveiling of a custom-wrapped 2017 Honda NHL® All-Star Ridgeline. Honda will present a new 2017 Ridgeline truck to the most valuable player of the 2017 Honda NHL® All-Star Game on Sunday, Jan. 29 at the Staples Center. “HondaRead More


The New Hotness: 2018 C-HR Ushers In An Exciting Chapter Of Toyota Style, Versatility, And Performance

TweetLOS ANGELES  — An exciting next chapter in Toyota’s storied North American product history has been revealed under the lights of the Los Angeles Convention Center. Stylish, athletic, and tech-filled, the all-new 2018 Toyota C-HR – or, Coupe High-Rider – represents a leap forward in design, manufacturing, and engineering for Toyota. When it arrives at dealerships next spring, the C-HR will serve as a solid springboard of excitement, adventure, and pride for its fashion-forward, trendsetting owners. Last year at the Los Angeles Auto Show, Scion debuted its stunning C-HR Concept. ThatRead More


Subaru VIZIV-7 SUV Concept Makes World Debut At 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show

TweetLOS ANGELES  — Fuji Heavy Industries, LTD. (FHI) the manufacturer of Subaru automobiles, today unveiled the Subaru VIZIV-7 SUV Concept* at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show. Subaru VIZIV is a concept series embodying the future vision of car development for the “enjoyment and peace of mind” that Subaru wants to provide to customers. With the VIZIV -7 SUV Concept, Subaru is demonstrating its thinking about how big a future Subaru SUV can be. “The concept expresses our core brand values, safety, dependability, capability for outdoor activities and a forwardRead More


Chevrolet Bolt Named Winner Of Green Car Journal’s 2017 Green Car Of The Year®

Tweet LOS ANGELES  — The all-electric 2017 Chevrolet Bolt, which offers a breakthrough EPA-estimated 238 miles of range on a full electric charge, was named Green Car Journal’s 2017 Green Car of the Year® during AutoMobility LA. Other finalists for the 2017 Green Car of the Year® award included the BMW 330e iPerformance, Chrysler Pacifica, Kia Optima and Toyota Prius Prime. Green Car Journal editors selected the 2017 Bolt for its impressive 238 mile zero-emission driving range, stylish design, pleasing driving dynamics, and welcome suite of advanced and connected technologies. AlongRead More


Hyundai Motor Company Introduces New Autonomous IONIQ Concept At Automobility Los Angeles

TweetLOS ANGELES — Hyundai Motor Company announced the introduction of the Autonomous IONIQ concept during its press conference at Automobility LA (Los Angeles Auto Show). With a sleek design resembling the rest of the IONIQ lineup, the vehicle is one of the few self-driving cars in development to have a hidden LiDAR system in its front bumper instead of on the roof, enabling it to look like any other car on the road and not a high school science project. The goal of the autonomous IONIQ concept was to keep theRead More


2017 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year finalists announced: Year’s top models range from electric to luxury to heavy pickups

TweetLOS ANGELES — Finalists for 2017 North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year (NACTOY) were announced Tuesday at Automobility L.A., the conference that precedes the Los Angeles auto show. The North American Car and Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year awards honor excellence in innovation, design, safety, performance, technology, driver satisfaction and value.  Initiated in 1994, they are judged about 60 professional automotive journalists from the United States and Canada who work for magazines, television, radio, newspapers and web sites. They are the longest-running award notRead More


The All-new 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Sets a New Benchmark in Performance, Style and Technology in an SUV That Could Only Be Italian

TweetLOS ANGELES — As the second of a new generation of vehicles built on an all-new platform, the 2018 Stelvio epitomizes Alfa Romeo’s La meccanica delle emozioni (the mechanics of emotion) spirit, delivering race-inspired performance, real-world driving confidence, state-of-the-art technologies, seductive Italian style and an exhilarating driving experience to the premium mid-size SUV segment. “The all-new Stelvio, named after one of the greatest driving roads in the world – the Stelvio Pass in the Italian Alps – sets a new benchmark for the segment,” said Reid Bigland, Head of AlfaRead More