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In pictures: The finest and flashiest cars of the 2016 LA Auto Show

In pictures: The finest and fl...
Jaguar I-Pace Concept world premiere at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Jaguar I-Pace Concept world premiere at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Porsche 911 RSR
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Porsche 911 RSR
Mazda debuts the new CX-5
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Mazda debuts the new CX-5
Mazda debuts the new CX-5
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Mazda debuts the new CX-5
Mazda will offer gas and diesel engine options in the new CX-5
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Mazda will offer gas and diesel engine options in the new CX-5
Inside the all-new Mazda CX-5
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Inside the all-new Mazda CX-5
Mazda shows its RT-24P race car in luscious red
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Mazda shows its RT-24P race car in luscious red
Alfa Romeo Giulia at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Alfa Romeo Giulia at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Alfa Romeo Giulia at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Alfa Romeo Giulia at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Acura has been showing its Precision Concept since early this year
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Acura has been showing its Precision Concept since early this year
Acura gets precise in LA
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Acura gets precise in LA
Acura plays with sharp cuts and diamond shapes
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Acura plays with sharp cuts and diamond shapes
Up close with the Acura Precision
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Up close with the Acura Precision
Acura Precision Concept
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Acura Precision Concept
The NAIAS-debuted Precision Concept plays with styling, and the LA-debuted Precision Cockpit plays with interior design and technology
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The NAIAS-debuted Precision Concept plays with styling, and the LA-debuted Precision Cockpit plays with interior design and technology
Acura Precision Concept at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Acura Precision Concept at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Acura explores automated driving
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Acura explores automated driving
Acura Automated Drive at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Acura Automated Drive at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Volvo S90
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Volvo S90
Volvo S90
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Volvo S90
Volvo demonstrates its driver assistance technology with a moose display 
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Volvo demonstrates its driver assistance technology with a moose display 
Volvo ruggedizes the wagon with the V90 Cross Country
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Volvo ruggedizes the wagon with the V90 Cross Country
Volvo's Cross Country package brings AWD, a higher ride height and a modified chassis to the V90 lineup
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Volvo's Cross Country package brings AWD, a higher ride height and a modified chassis to the V90 lineup
The all-weather, all-terrain Volvo V90 Cross Country
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The all-weather, all-terrain Volvo V90 Cross Country
Infiniti QX30
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Infiniti QX30
This year's Neiman Marcus car is an Infiniti Q60
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This year's Neiman Marcus car is an Infiniti Q60
The $63K 400-hp Infiniti Q60 Neiman Marcus Limited Edition appears in this year's NM Christmas Book
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The $63K 400-hp Infiniti Q60 Neiman Marcus Limited Edition appears in this year's NM Christmas Book
Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Debuted in Beijing earlier this year, the Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration concept hints at a mid-sized SUV
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Debuted in Beijing earlier this year, the Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration concept hints at a mid-sized SUV
Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration concept
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Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration concept
Inside the Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration concept 
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Inside the Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration concept 
Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration concept
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Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration concept
Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration concept
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Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration concept
Inside the all-new Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet
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Mercedes AMG GT C Roadster
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Mercedes AMG GT C Roadster
Mercedes AMG GT C Roadster
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Mercedes AMG GT C Roadster
Mercedes AMG E63 S Edition 1
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Mercedes AMG E63 S Edition 1
Mercedes AMG E63 S Edition 1
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Mercedes AMG E63 S Edition 1
Mercedes-Maybach loses its lid
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Mercedes-Maybach loses its lid
Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet Burmester audio system
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Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet Burmester audio system
World premiere of the all-new Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet
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World premiere of the all-new Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet
Inside the Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet
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Inside the Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet
Inside the Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet
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Inside the Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet
Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet
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Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet
The Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet is powered by a 621-hp 6.0-liter V12 engine
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The Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet is powered by a 621-hp 6.0-liter V12 engine
Mercedes AMG GT R at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show
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Mercedes AMG GT R at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show
The Mercedes AMG GT R is powered by a 577-hp twin-turbo V8
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The Mercedes AMG GT R is powered by a 577-hp twin-turbo V8
More than just a bright, eye-catching color for auto shows, the green represents the GT R's close relationship with Green Hell (Nürburgring Nordschleife)
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More than just a bright, eye-catching color for auto shows, the green represents the GT R's close relationship with Green Hell (Nürburgring Nordschleife)
Mercedes AMG GT R
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Mercedes AMG GT R
Another hot sports car struts in LA: Lexus LC 500
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Another hot sports car struts in LA: Lexus LC 500
Lexus LC 500
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Lexus LC 500
Lexus LC 500 interior
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Lexus LC 500 interior
Jaguar's all-new I-Pace Concept is one of the hotter debuts of the show
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Jaguar's all-new I-Pace Concept is one of the hotter debuts of the show
The 395-hp Jaguar I-Pace concept previews an all-electric vehicle Jaguar plans to roll into production by 2018
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The 395-hp Jaguar I-Pace concept previews an all-electric vehicle Jaguar plans to roll into production by 2018
Jaguar describes the genre-busting I-Pace as a " five-seater sports car, a performance car, a family car and an SUV all in one"
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Jaguar describes the genre-busting I-Pace as a " five-seater sports car, a performance car, a family car and an SUV all in one"
Jaguar I-Pace Concept world premiere at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Jaguar I-Pace Concept world premiere at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Maserati at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Maserati at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Audi S5 at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Audi S5 at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Audi S5 at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Audi S5 at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Audi S5 Sportback at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Audi S5 Sportback at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Galpin Ford livens up the hallway with this classic West Coast NASCAR champion race car
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Galpin Ford livens up the hallway with this classic West Coast NASCAR champion race car
Galpin Ford shows the Maverick Funny Car
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Galpin Ford shows the Maverick Funny Car
The radical Mach IV is powered by four Ford 351 Windsor V8 engines
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The radical Mach IV is powered by four Ford 351 Windsor V8 engines
Mach IV on display by Galpin
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Mach IV on display by Galpin
Ford debuts the new EcoSport at the 2016 LA Auto Show 
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Ford debuts the new EcoSport at the 2016 LA Auto Show 
The new EcoSport, "Ford's smallest SUV"
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The new EcoSport, "Ford's smallest SUV"
Ford first revealed the EcoSport days before the LA show in what it calls the world's first-ever Snapchat vehicle reveal
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Ford first revealed the EcoSport days before the LA show in what it calls the world's first-ever Snapchat vehicle reveal
Ford EcoSport at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Ford EcoSport at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Nissan's "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" marketing basically writes itself
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Nissan's "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" marketing basically writes itself
Nissan at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Nissan at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Mitsubishi first revealed the electric eX Concept at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show and shows it here in LA
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Mitsubishi first revealed the electric eX Concept at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show and shows it here in LA
Mitsubishi eX Concept at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Mitsubishi eX Concept at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Chrysler calls the new Pacifica Hybrid the first hybrid minivan in the US
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Chrysler calls the new Pacifica Hybrid the first hybrid minivan in the US
The new Pacifica Hybrid offers an estimated 30 miles (50 km) of electric range
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The new Pacifica Hybrid offers an estimated 30 miles (50 km) of electric range
Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, a gas-electric for the whole family
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Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid, a gas-electric for the whole family
SRT (Dodge) Viper at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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SRT (Dodge) Viper at the 2016 LA Auto Show
SRT Viper
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SRT Viper
Fiat at the LA Auto Show
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Fiat at the LA Auto Show
The amps turn Kia's School of Rock Sedona SEMA concept into a concert hall on wheels
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The amps turn Kia's School of Rock Sedona SEMA concept into a concert hall on wheels
A recording studio on one side of the Kia School of Rock Sedona 
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A recording studio on one side of the Kia School of Rock Sedona 
A jam lounge on the other side
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A jam lounge on the other side
Kia shows off the new turbocharged Soul Exclaim 
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Kia shows off the new turbocharged Soul Exclaim 
The Kia Soul Exclaim is powered by a 201-hp 1.6-liter GDI turbo 
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The Kia Soul Exclaim is powered by a 201-hp 1.6-liter GDI turbo 
2017 Kia Soul Exclaim at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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2017 Kia Soul Exclaim at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Shown here in LA, the Soul First Class was Kia's luxurious business-class SEMA concept this year
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Shown here in LA, the Soul First Class was Kia's luxurious business-class SEMA concept this year
The Soul First Class is an autonomous concept that lets travelers work or relax
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The Soul First Class is an autonomous concept that lets travelers work or relax
Kia Soul First Class
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Kia Soul First Class
Kia gets into bicycle racing with the Niro Triathlon SEMA concept
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Kia gets into bicycle racing with the Niro Triathlon SEMA concept
Kia's Niro Triathlon concept features all kinds of accessories we never expect to see on a KIa
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Kia's Niro Triathlon concept features all kinds of accessories we never expect to see on a KIa
Kia's turned the back of the Niro into a short bed with tablet, bicycle rack and storage (those drawers didn't pull open, however)
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Kia's turned the back of the Niro into a short bed with tablet, bicycle rack and storage (those drawers didn't pull open, however)
Kia Niro Triathlon SEMA concept
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Kia Niro Triathlon SEMA concept
Interior storage in the Kia Niro Triathlon SEMA concept
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Interior storage in the Kia Niro Triathlon SEMA concept
The Niro Triathlon is another autonomous concept that lets its passenger relax while the vehicle takes care of driving
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The Niro Triathlon is another autonomous concept that lets its passenger relax while the vehicle takes care of driving
Honda HR-V display
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Honda HR-V display
Honda Civic Type-R at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Honda Civic Type-R at the 2016 LA Auto Show
The Honda Civic Type-R Prototype flexes its muscles in LA
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The Honda Civic Type-R Prototype flexes its muscles in LA
The Honda Civic Type-R Prototype flexes its muscles in LA
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The Honda Civic Type-R Prototype flexes its muscles in LA
Honda Civic Si Prototype interior
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Honda Civic Si Prototype interior
Honda Civic Si Prototype
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Honda Civic Si Prototype
The big news at Honda's booth is the all-new Civic  Si Prototype, which previews the Si coupe and hatch coming next year
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The big news at Honda's booth is the all-new Civic  Si Prototype, which previews the Si coupe and hatch coming next year
The Civic Si Prototype features an aero kit and 19-in wheels
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The Civic Si Prototype features an aero kit and 19-in wheels
Honda Clarity powertrain layout
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Honda Clarity powertrain layout
Honda Clarity fuel cell stack
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Honda Clarity fuel cell stack
Porsche 911 Turbo S at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Porsche 911 Turbo S at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Porsche 911 Turbo S at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Porsche 911 Turbo S at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Porsche 911 Turbo S at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Porsche 911 Turbo S at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Porsche 911 Turbo S at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Porsche 911 Turbo S at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Inside the Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
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Inside the Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
Touch of analog class mid-dash, Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
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Touch of analog class mid-dash, Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
Inside the Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
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Inside the Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
The Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid has a 2.9-liter biturbo V6 and electric motor
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The Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid has a 2.9-liter biturbo V6 and electric motor
Porsches puts focus on the new Panamera in LA
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Porsches puts focus on the new Panamera in LA
Porsche Panamera
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Porsche Panamera
Porsche Panamera
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Porsche Panamera
Porsche Panamera
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Porsche Panamera
Porsche Panamera
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Porsche Panamera
Porsche Panamera
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Porsche Panamera
Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
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Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
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Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
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Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
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Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
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Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid
Porsche 911 RSR
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Porsche 911 RSR
Honda at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Honda at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Nissan at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Nissan at the 2016 LA Auto Show
The new Nissan Sentra NISMO
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The new Nissan Sentra NISMO
Tuned up LaFerrari downstairs in "The Garage"
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Tuned up LaFerrari downstairs in "The Garage"
Tuned up LaFerrari downstairs in "The Garage"
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Tuned up LaFerrari downstairs in "The Garage"
Impressive wheels
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Impressive wheels
This was the first we heard about the Trion Nemesis since 2014. Truth be told, we nearly forgot about this hyper (vapor?) car, and the last posts on the "news" and "blog" sections of its website are also from 2014
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This was the first we heard about the Trion Nemesis since 2014. Truth be told, we nearly forgot about this hyper (vapor?) car, and the last posts on the "news" and "blog" sections of its website are also from 2014
World debut of the 2,000-hp  270-mph Trion Nemesis? Nope, that's just a model showing off some big wheels in the tuner section of the LA show
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World debut of the 2,000-hp  270-mph Trion Nemesis? Nope, that's just a model showing off some big wheels in the tuner section of the LA show
After multiple concepts, Toyota debuts the production C-HR
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After multiple concepts, Toyota debuts the production C-HR
World premiere of the Toyota C-HR small crossover
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World premiere of the Toyota C-HR small crossover
World premiere of the Toyota C-HR small crossover
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World premiere of the Toyota C-HR small crossover
Jaguar I-Pace Concept
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Jaguar I-Pace Concept
The Spyker C8 Preliator follows up its Geneva and New York appearances earlier this year
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The Spyker C8 Preliator follows up its Geneva and New York appearances earlier this year
Spyker says that 38 of the 50 C8 Preliators will be sold in the US
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Spyker says that 38 of the 50 C8 Preliators will be sold in the US
Spyker takes interior design to new heights
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Spyker takes interior design to new heights
Aston Martin on display in the Galpin Hall of Customs
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Aston Martin on display in the Galpin Hall of Customs
Aston Martin on display in the Galpin Hall of Customs
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Aston Martin on display in the Galpin Hall of Customs
Salvation Army Beetle with donation swiper
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Salvation Army Beetle with donation swiper
Salvation Army Beetle with donation swiper
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Salvation Army Beetle with donation swiper
Unfortunately this cartoonish pink creation was displayed without proper identification
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Unfortunately this cartoonish pink creation was displayed without proper identification
Galpin Hall of Customs
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Galpin Hall of Customs
Spyker C8 Preliator
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Spyker C8 Preliator
Lincoln Continental in the Galpin Hall of Customs
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Lincoln Continental in the Galpin Hall of Customs
BMW of North America's Paralympic Games racing wheelchair
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BMW of North America's Paralympic Games racing wheelchair
BMW racing wheelchair at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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BMW racing wheelchair at the 2016 LA Auto Show
BMW at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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BMW at the 2016 LA Auto Show
2017 BMW 330e iPerformance
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2017 BMW 740e xDrive iPerformance
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2017 BMW 740e xDrive iPerformance
Mini shows new Countryman at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Mini shows new Countryman at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Mini Countryman
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Mini Countryman
Chevy Volt at 2016 LA Auto Show
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Chevy Volt at 2016 LA Auto Show
2017 Chevy Bolt at LA Auto Show
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2017 Chevy Bolt at LA Auto Show
The Chevy Bolt will be available in select markets before year-end
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The Chevy Bolt will be available in select markets before year-end
Chevy Camaro 50th Anniversary Edition
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Chevy celebrates 50 years of the Camaro
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Chevy celebrates 50 years of the Camaro
Buick shows off the Avista concept in LA
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Buick shows off the Avista concept in LA
Mazda RT24-P race car
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Mazda RT24-P race car
Mazda RT24-P race car
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Mazda RT24-P race car
2017 Mazda MX-5 RF
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2017 Mazda MX-5 RF
2017 Mazda MX-5 RF Grand Touring 
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2017 Mazda MX-5 RF Grand Touring 
2017 Mazda MX-5 RF Grand Touring 
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2017 Mazda MX-5 RF Grand Touring 
VW Passat GT
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VW e-Golf
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VW e-Golf
Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid
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Hyundai IONIQ Hybrid
Hyundai debuts the new IONIQ Autonomous Concept
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Hyundai debuts the new IONIQ Autonomous Concept
Audi R8 V10 Plus Exclusive
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Audi R8 V10 Plus Exclusive
Audi R8 V10 Plus Exclusive
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Audi R8 V10 Plus Exclusive
The Audi R8 V10 Plus Exclusive marks the US debut of Audi's laser light tech
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The Audi R8 V10 Plus Exclusive marks the US debut of Audi's laser light tech
Audi R8 V10 Plus Exclusive
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Audi R8 V10 Plus Exclusive
Lucid Motors is working on an electric sports car that promises to be ultra-powerful and quick
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Lucid Motors is working on an electric sports car that promises to be ultra-powerful and quick
Lucid Motors development vehicle
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Lucid Motors development vehicle
Lucid Motors briefly stopped by the Automobility tech event at the LA show
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Lucid Motors briefly stopped by the Automobility tech event at the LA show
Spira4u electric three-wheeler
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Spira4u electric three-wheeler
Hyundai links up with Amazon Alexa
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Hyundai links up with Amazon Alexa
BAC at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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BAC at the 2016 LA Auto Show
BAC at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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BAC at the 2016 LA Auto Show
J-Dog Customs Cycles
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J-Dog Customs Cycles
Custom Polaris Slingshot
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Custom Polaris Slingshot
Custom Polaris Slingshot
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Custom Polaris Slingshot
Nissan shows more "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" hardware
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Nissan shows more "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" hardware
Nissan shows more "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" hardware
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Nissan shows more "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" hardware
Nissan shows more "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" hardware
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Nissan shows more "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" hardware
Nissan shows more "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" hardware
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Nissan shows more "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" hardware
PolySync Open Source Car Control Project
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PolySync Open Source Car Control Project
PolySync aims to make autonomous system software development quicker and easier
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PolySync aims to make autonomous system software development quicker and easier
The Ringbrothers 1971 De Tomaso Pantera "Adrnln" won best in show at its debut at SEMA 2013
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The Ringbrothers 1971 De Tomaso Pantera "Adrnln" won best in show at its debut at SEMA 2013
600-hp 1971 De Tomaso Pantera tune from Ringbrothers
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600-hp 1971 De Tomaso Pantera tune from Ringbrothers
1971 De Tomaso Pantera "Adrnln" by Ringbrothers
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1971 De Tomaso Pantera "Adrnln" by Ringbrothers
Hyundai Gurnade Veloster SEMA concept 
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Hyundai Gurnade Veloster SEMA concept 
2016 Los Angeles Auto Show
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2016 Los Angeles Auto Show
Divergent shows the latest Blade supercar, built atop its 3D-printed chassis
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Divergent shows the latest Blade supercar, built atop its 3D-printed chassis
Divergent Blade at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Divergent Blade at the 2016 LA Auto Show
The Divergent chassis design uses a mix of 3D-printed aluminum, carbon fiber and extruded aluminum parts
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The Divergent chassis design uses a mix of 3D-printed aluminum, carbon fiber and extruded aluminum parts
Divergent Blade at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Divergent Blade at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Elio Motors unibody frame
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Elio Motors unibody frame
Elio Motors unibody frame
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Elio Motors unibody frame
Elio Motors reveals its latest prototype, the E1C
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Elio Motors reveals its latest prototype, the E1C
The E1C looks much the same as previous Elio prototypes, but it features improvements to the frame, suspension and safety systems, according to Elio
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The E1C looks much the same as previous Elio prototypes, but it features improvements to the frame, suspension and safety systems, according to Elio
Elio E1C at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Elio E1C at the 2016 LA Auto Show
After multiple concept cars, the production Toyota C-HR rolls through LA
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After multiple concept cars, the production Toyota C-HR rolls through LA
Toyota C-HR at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Toyota C-HR at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Toyota C-HR at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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Toyota C-HR at the 2016 LA Auto Show
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The LA Auto Show started this week and New Atlas spent a few days speed-walking the floor to get the scoop on new cars, trucks, urban transporters and auto technology. On the cars side, there are numerous concept and production car debuts, exotics, classics, green technologies, customs and more. We've put together an overflowing gallery of the best of the best for your viewing pleasure.

A few highlights worth a mention ...

Jaguar of all trades

The Jaguar I-Pace makes a very convincing argument for the title of best concept of show. Not only does it sport a potent 395-hp electric powertrain, but it features segment-bending packaging that "tears up the rulebook." It's certainly not going to be everyone's cup of tea, but it'll make you take a sip or two to decide whether or not it suits your tastes.

The 395-hp Jaguar I-Pace concept previews an all-electric vehicle Jaguar plans to roll into production by 2018
The 395-hp Jaguar I-Pace concept previews an all-electric vehicle Jaguar plans to roll into production by 2018

Jaguar fancies it part high-tech electric, part family five-seater, part performance sports car and part sports utility vehicle. And it has the specs that such a combination would warrant ... 311+ miles (500+ km) of total range, 0-60 mph in four seconds and 530 liters of cargo space in the luggage compartment, to name a few. How closely the planned 2018 production car follows the form and spec sheet remains to be seen, but Jaguar makes a bold opening statement with this concept.

Spyker C8 Preliator family planning

The Spyker C8 Preliator follows up its Geneva and New York appearances earlier this year
The Spyker C8 Preliator follows up its Geneva and New York appearances earlier this year

The Jaguar I-Pace may be the flashiest concept car of the show, but there are also some pretty flashy production cars. The Spyker C8 Preliator is among the most memorable, even more so than at its debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show, where it was but one vessel in a sea of supercars. At the Spyker press conference, CEO Victor Muller stressed the importance of the US market, saying that 38 of the 50 planned C8 Preliators will make their way to the States. Muller also discussed plans for a C8 Preliator family, which will include a 100-example Spider model to debut at next year's Geneva show and a high-performance model with an engine of alternative make and manufacture worth 610 hp+. The standard Preliator relies on a 525-hp supercharged Audi V8.

Divergent automotive 3D printing

Divergent Blade at the 2016 LA Auto Show
Divergent Blade at the 2016 LA Auto Show

Technology is always a cornerstone of the LA show, and in the gallery you'll find electric vehicles like the I-Pace and e-Golf, autonomous exploratory vehicles like Hyundai's IONIQ concept, hybrids, fuel cells and other examples of the latest auto tech. One true standout in the high-tech pack is the Divergent Blade supercar and its 3D-printed chassis. When we first covered the Blade in 2015, the potential for it turning out to be vaporware felt rather high, but fast-forward 16 months and Divergent has signed a deal with PSA Group (Peugeot) and is at LA showing its chassis, the Blade in a beautiful shade of deep purple, and a new motorcycle put together with its 3D printing tech. We'll be looking more closely at the nuts and bolts of the tech and vehicles in a full article next week, but we'd feel remiss if we didn't give Divergent a mention here.

There are plenty more highlights (and maybe a few low lights) to see in our full LA Auto Show photo gallery.

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3 comments
PC
Love the galleries but please fix the format. After 50 pictures or so the slide show bogs down, pictures take forever to focus, scrolling stops. The old thumbnail display was way better so I can chose which pictures I want to look at instead of being forced to look through dozens of SUV pictures to look at the new Mazda RT 24-p, (oooohhh).
sutski123
Mercedes AMG GT-R -> 558bhp Tesla X 4wd Family saloon -> 772bhp. Do try and keep up Mercedes.
EKH
How could you miss the Elio EC? Technologically advanced, gets about 84 mpg, and looks great! Here is it is being driven. https://youtu.be/K033kBr3C6c