NAIAS: 2013 Detroit Auto Show roars into town

LFA by JSFauxtaugraphy, photo by JSFauxtaugraphy Snapshots from the 2013 North American International Auto Show aka NAIAS 2013 aka the Detroit Auto Show started yesterday for media & industry. The public show runs Saturday, January 19 through Saturday, January 26. Here are a few quick hits: At $12 per person and $6 for seniors and youth, the…

2015 North American International Auto Show

Infiniti Q30 Concept Car, photo by Rich The 2015 North American International Auto Show starts this Saturday (Jan 17) and runs through next Sunday (Jan 25). Held at the Cobo Center in downtown Detroit, it remains the premier show for car enthusiasts. For a sneak peek, have a look at CNN’s highlights which appear to be split…

Here comes the 2014 Detroit Auto Show

2013 North American International Auto Show – Hot Wheels Camaro, photo by memories_by_mike The 2014 North American International Auto Show takes place January 13-26th in downtown Detroit (consumer show Jan 18-26) and features the new models and a whole lot of sizzle and creativity as manufacturers seek to make the biggest splash. The NAIAS site…

North American International Auto Show: Yesterday and Today

Traffic at the 1960 Auto Show, photo by Hugo90. “You know what? We’re going to prove one thing. That this is the Motor City, the motor capital of the world. And we’re going to bring it back, in the esteem of the world, to where it should be.” ~Ken Meade, International Auto Show, 1989 It’s…

(re) Enter the Delorean: 2010 Detroit Auto Show

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG, photo courtesy North American International Auto Show It’s a measure of how far the auto industry has fallen that I’ve barely heard a peep about the 2010 North American International Auto Show. What was once (still is?) the biggest event in Michigan opens to the public today through January 24th. We’ll hopefully…

2009 Detroit Auto Show – January 17-25

MotorShowNetwork-NAIAS-2009-chrysler-jeep-patriotI0002, photo by TechShowNetwork. The 2009 North American International Auto Show takes place January 17-25, 2009 at Cobo Center in Detroit. You can get all kinds of stories about the Detroit Auto Show at Absolute Michigan. One of my favorite stories we’ve posted about it is this great column by Jack Lessenberry. Check it (and…

Fantasy in Blue & Aluminum

[PHOTO GONE] Sorry. This was a photo that Lexie took this photo of Mazda’s Taiki Concept at the 2008 Detroit Auto Show aka the North American International Auto Show aka The Place Where Car Designers Get To Go Crazy. She had a few more too but they’re now gone because she quit Flickr. I thought it was…

Go Speed Racer … to the 2008 Detroit Auto Show

Speed Racer, photo by burnlab. There’s all kinds of celebrity guests at the 2008 North American International Auto Show, including the Mach 5 race car from the forthcoming Speed Racer movie (May 2008). The movie is by Larry and Andy Wachowski (The Matrix) and I have to say that the trailer looks frighteningly fun. This…

Ford Airstream

Ford Airstream, photo by Spencer Olinek. Spencer calls this a wonderfully crazy concept from Ford and Airstream. As a former Airstream owner, I have to agree! You can get many more photos of the Ford Airstream Concept on Flick and also in this Ford Airstream photo gallery at Airstream.com. If this wacky ride isn’t your…