Detroit Auto Show In Full Force

By Maureen Mespell

January 10, 2011 Updated Jan 10, 2011 at 10:44 PM EDT

DETROIT, Mich. (Indiana’s NewsCenter) The Motor City's top event of the year is back at Cobo Center.

The North American International Auto Show opened today to members of the media.

It's the Oscars of all Auto Shows, the North American International Auto Show is in full force at Cobo Center.

And with it, it brings the hottest cars made around the world.

Like every year, Audi, amazes the audience with their beautifully designed vehicles.

Check out this special edition of the R8 GT worth nearly two-hundred thousand dollars.

“We have a V8 as well as V10 engine but this is a special edition, it's a unique V10 it has more output it has 560 horse power as oppose to the stock 525.”, says Filip Barbec “It has a unique body treatment as well, as you see some carbon fiber parts, we have available carbon ceramic breaks on the car as well”

Now if style is more your thing and you're looking for something more youthful and fun.

The Mini-Cooper Paceman car may just be the vehicle for you.

This little tough machine can get up to 31 miles to the gallon.

Also turning heads at the show is the all new Fetish concept car by
Venturi America.

It also has a price tag of more than one hundred thousand dollars.




What are your thoughts CLICK HERE to leave us a "Your2Cents” comment.

Want to be in the know for the next weather event, the next school closing or the next big breaking news story?

TextCaster alerts from Indiana's NewsCenter are your defining source for instant information delivered right to your cell phone and email. It's free, easy and instant. Sign-Up Now!

Powered by Summit City Chevrolet



© Copyright 2014, A Granite Broadcasting Station. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required. We respect your privacy and your email will not be visible to others nor will it be added to any email lists.