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SCENES FROM THE DETROIT AUTO SHOW
2012 North American Int'l Auto Show

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Published on Sun, Jan 15, 2012

By: The LACar Editorial Staff

1-2012 Detroit Auto Show Lexus LF-LC
Lexus LF-LC Concept (Mark Dapoz)

Pictures by Mark Dapoz GALLERY—In case you haven’t noticed, it’s a hot market for automobile sales in the USA once again, and nowhere is this more evident than at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The Detroit show has always been the biggest in the country, but there’s been a spark in this year’s show (taking place right now) that hasn’t been seen in far too long. More than 5,000 journalists from 50+ countries came to attend Press Preview at NAIAS 2012 and witness the unveiling of nearly 40 never before seen products, as well as a number of North American introductions. The Detroit story is forthcoming. In the meantime, LA Car’s Mark Dapoz presents 48 scenes from the press preview.

1-2012 Detroit Auto Show-Ford crowd
5,000 journalists convened at the Detroit show (Mark Dapoz)

NAIAS 2012 DATES: Press Preview: Mon-Tue, Jan. 9-10, 2012 Industry Preview: Wed-Thu, Jan. 11-12, 2012 Charity Preview: Fri, Jan. 13, 2012 Public Show: Sat-Sun, Jan. 14-22, 2012

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