Posts Tagged ‘LA Auto Show’

FHI Introduces the “SUBARU IMPREZA CONCEPT” as the World Premiere
-To Embody Subaru’s New Brand Statement-

Thursday, November 18th, 2010
Subaru Impreza Concept
© Fuji Heavy Industries

Tokyo — Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. (FHI) unveiled the “Subaru Impreza Concept” today at the Los Angeles Auto Show (Press day: November 17 and 18; Open to the public from November 19 through 28 in the United States).

The Subaru Impreza Concept is the first concept model to be released under Subaru's new brand strategy. Designed to show a possible direction for future Impreza models, it embodies the Subaru brand statement “Confidence in Motion”. The concept expresses the core Subaru brand value of “enjoyment and peace of mind”. The Subaru Impreza Concept fuses a sleek and lean form that exudes dynamism and elegance with a roomy and rich four-seat interior that embodies a safe and comfortable ride. (more…)

Cadillac Urban Luxury Concept: A Study Of Efficient And Intelligent Design For A New Luxury Customer

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010
2010 Cadillac Urban Luxury Concept
© GM Co.

Los Angeles — Cadillac today introduced the Urban Luxury Concept, a design study exploring a new type of vehicle that offers a luxury experience in a diminutive size. The Cadillac Urban Luxury Concept complements its compact dimensions with the design, features and technology for which Cadillac is known.

“The Cadillac Urban Luxury Concept celebrates its scale with intelligent, innovative content that makes it unique regardless of its size,” said Clay Dean, Director of GM North American Advanced Design and Cadillac Brand Champion. “It has a small exterior footprint, but is roomy inside.” (more…)

All-New 2009 Nissan Murano Crossover Offers New Design, Advanced Technology and “Business Class” Features

Wednesday, November 14th, 2007
2009 Nissan Murano
Nissan North America

The original Nissan Murano, launched in 2003 as a 2004 model, set new standards for style and sportiness in the expanding mid-size crossover sport-utility vehicle marketplace, becoming, in essence, a “class of one.” The all-new, second generation 2009 Murano elevates that unique position through a “super evolution” of the original design — with a new exterior, interior and enhanced technology. Murano's new premium driving feel results from a combination of a new advanced platform, continued refinement of Murano's standard V6 engine and new, second-generation Xtronic CVT™ (Continuously Variable Transmission). (more…)

Toyota Unveils All-New 2008 Sequoia At 2007 Los Angeles Auto Show

Wednesday, November 14th, 2007
2008 Toyota Sequoia Limited
© Toyota Motor NA

Los Angeles, CA — Toyota Motor Sales (TMS) U.S.A, Inc., unveiled the second-generation Sequoia full-size sport utility vehicle at a press conference today at the 2007 Los Angeles Auto Show. Sequoia is completely new for 2008, with a new body, a new interior, a new chassis, an available new 5.7 L V8 engine/six-speed transmission combination and an increased focus on efficiency, performance and driver/passenger comfort.

Since the Sequoia was introduced in 2000, the world has changed. With both gasoline prices and environmental concerns on the rise, (more…)

Honda Debuts All-New FCX Clarity Advanced Fuel Cell Vehicle

Wednesday, November 14th, 2007
Honda FCX Clarity
© American Honda

Los Angeles — Honda today unveiled the fuel cell vehicle at the Los Angeles Auto Show, announcing plans to begin limited retail marketing of the vehicle in summer 2008.

The FCX Clarity is a next-generation, zero-emissions, hydrogen-powered fuel cell vehicle based on the entirely-new Honda V Flow fuel cell platform, and powered by the highly compact, efficient and powerful Honda V Flow fuel cell stack. Featuring tremendous improvements to driving range, power, weight and efficiency — and boasting a low-slung, dynamic and sophisticated appearance, previously unachievable in a fuel cell vehicle (more…)