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Stunning Lincoln show stand

10 January 2012

Not to say there aren’t some good vehicles launching at the 2012 Detroit show but one of the best things revealed so far isn’t a car at all but the new Lincoln exhibition stand

Maserati Kubang gets closer to its design freeze but…

10 January 2012

On the first press day of Detroit there was a small buzz about what might be lurking under the satin sheet on the Maserati stand

Video: Lincoln Stand Sculpture

10 January 2012

Video of one of the pair of expanding and contracting hanging sphere sculptures either side of the stairs

Doors open in Detroit

09 January 2012

Good morning from a chilly Detroit COBO Center for the North American International Auto Show

Photo Gallery: Ford Fusion exterior

09 January 2012

Photo Gallery: Ford Fusion exterior

Ford’s new Fusion: good, but too big for Europe?

09 January 2012

The Ford Fusion (née Mondeo) is the latest step in the company’s ‘One Ford’ strategy

Chevrolet Code 130R Concept – the BMW 1 Series wannabe

09 January 2012

Chevrolet is showing two very different coupe concepts at Detroit. This, the Code 130R, is the more traditional of the two, with its three-box proportions

Scion and American youth

09 January 2012

The Scion brand, to a European, is an odd and intriguing story

Mercedes SL – simple, sensual

09 January 2012

No, not the new SL, but the glorious original that joined Dr. Zetsche on stage to announce its sixth-generation relative

Smart for-us – yet another strong showing from the resurgent brand

09 January 2012

It may be big for a Smart – at 3,547mm it’s a full meter longer than the ForTwo – but the ‘for-us’ (for the US, geddit?) is small enough to piggyback on most domestic pickups