New York International Auto Show 2013
The 2013 New York International Auto Show
The New York International Auto Show brings luxurious hot rods, high-tech fuel sippers and an iconic Jeep to the Big Apple. Automakers will unveil a wide range of luxury vehicles, from sedans such as GM's crucial midsize Cadillac CTS and Hyundai's refreshed Equus sedan to sport-utility vehicles such as the Land Rover Range Rover Sport and Infiniti QX60 hybrid. Chrysler celebrates the return of the Jeep Cherokee, this time with a more urban flair. What else would you expect in New York?
Toyota Motor Corp.’s Scion line, a U.S. experiment intended to win over young buyers with idiosyncratic designs and low prices, will overhaul its lineup amid fading sales as the brand reaches adolescence.
Automakers love concept cars and, as per usual, you’ll find an oddity or two at this week’s New York International Auto Show. Of those concept vehicles, few are unlikely to ever get off, or rather on, the ground.
Nissan Motor Co., after best-ever U.S. sales of Leaf hatchbacks in 2013, plans to offer two years of free public charging for the battery-powered car in its strongest U.S. markets to entice more drivers to buy one.
General Motors Co. Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra, under fire for the company’s slow response to flawed ignition switches linked to 13 deaths, said she is creating a team that will make the company’s cars as safe as they are fun to drive.
Toyota Motor Corp. showed off a reworked Camry that sports deeper-stamped body panels and a modified cabin as the world’s largest automaker works to keep its benchmark sedan the industry’s best-selling car.
Toyota Motor Corp. is making rare styling changes in the Camry sedan just halfway into the car’s usual design cycle, a sign the automaker is eager to stem gains made by Hyundai Motor Co.’s Sonata, which also is being reworked for 2015.