In the automotive capital of America opened one of the most prestigious auto shows in the world - the anniversary Detroit Motor Show 2013, which is held for the 25th time.
This year's Detroit Motor Show takes place from 14 to 27 January, while the number of prime it reaches fifty.
Our review of the Detroit Auto Show is dedicated to the most interesting new products and the serial concept punishments by such giants of automotive industry as a Lexus, Toyota, Mersedes-Benz, BMW and many others.
Jeep Compass 2014
At the Detroit Motor Show in 2013 presented crossovers Jeep Compass and Patriot 2014 model year.
The models will be offered with petrol engines in 2.4-liter and 2.
By 2014, Jeep hopes to increase sales of cars in Europe, up to 125 000 vehicles annually
The company Lexus in Detroit, introduced a new generation luxury sedan IS. The first thing brorsaetsya in the head - looks. The third generation Lexus IS received a new grille in the shape of an hourglass. We can say that the overall shape of the car was the brighter and more aggressive.
Lexus IS will be equipped with 2.5-and 3.5-liter gasoline engine V6, and in the future and plan to release a hybrid version.
Novelty should go on sale in the second half of 2013.
Bentley GTC Speed
Concern Bentley presented at the Detroit Motor Show 2013 special feature: it is the fastest in the world to date 4-seat convertible.
Acceleration to 100 km / h takes 4.4 seconds, top speed - 325 km / h, power 6-liter petrol engine - 625 hp
Convertible Bentley GTC Speed - is not only power, but also comfort. All the trim of the car is done manually. Special cabriolet roof is able to maintain a comfortable temperature in any weather. There is even an exotic option - neck heating the driver and passengers.
Company to present updated versions of the BMW Z4 roadster is in Detroit. This is the third modification of the model.
Exterior and interior of the updated Roadster not undergone great changes. More significant has been the emergence of a new 2-liter engine producing 156 hp, which can accelerate the car to 100 km / h in just 7.9 seconds and to a maximum of 221 km / h.
In the sale of the updated version of the car BMW Z4 should go in the spring of 2013.
One of the main prime the Detroit Motor Show in 2013 was the presentation of the new generation of the legendary Chevrolet Corvette. The first model appeared before the public in 1953. The current version of the car is already 7th.
Sports car has 6.2-liter engine produces 450 hp and accelerates to 100 km / h in just 4 seconds. The digital instrument panel will vary depending on driving style, its data can be projected on the windshield, just like in the BMW.
The car body is made of aluminum and carbon fiber, which allowed to increase its stiffness and reduce the weight of a sports car. Sales of the new Chevrolet Corvette due to begin in late 2013.
Sedan Maserati Quattroporte
Italian automaker Maserati presented at the Detroit Motor Show 2013 6th generation luxury sedan Quattroporte. Developers identified the style luxury sedan as a "simple and clean».
By tradition, the new car has turned out a little larger than its predecessor, as well as more powerful and dynamic. Buyers will be available 2 Engine: 3-liter V6 rated at 410 hp and 3.8-liter V8 rated at 530 hp
Engine assembly will deal with Ferrari. The maximum rate of acceleration for the most powerful engine will be 307 km / h.
The main competitors of the updated Maserati Quattroporte will be the BMW 7-Series and Mercedes S-Class.
Concept Toyota Furia
Toyota unveiled a concept car Fury. Designers tried to make the shape of the car is quite sporty and aggressive to attract fans following the brand as much as possible the youth.
Toyota Furia is a vision of the future generation model Toyota Corolla.
Brand introduced Infiniti Q50 premium sedan at the Detroit Motor Show 2013. Q50 replaces the Infiniti G sedan, and will implement the company's new design direction.
The car received a 3.7-liter V6 rated at 328 hp There will be a hybrid version that combines gasoline V6 3.5 liter (296 hp) and an electric motor 67 hp
One of the curious features of the Q50 was the adaptive steering system: the system changes the force on the steering wheel, depending on the speed of the machine. On sale in the US and Canada Infiniti Q50 will arrive this summer.
SUV Volkswagen CrossBlue
Volkswagen KrosBlyu is the status of the concept, but the appearance of an SUV in many ways close to the series. It will be a big SUV in size considerably surpassing the famous Touareg. Six-car about 20 cm longer than the Touareg. Its dimensions: 4986 x 2014 x 1732 mm.
Concept car Volkswagen KrosBlyu driven by a hybrid power plant, consisting of a 190-horsepower diesel engine and a pair of electric motors. Total output - 305 hp From 0 to 100 km / h the vehicle can accelerate a huge total of 7.5 s.
The main competitor of new items on the Germans see the Ford Explorer.
Concern Mercedes showed at the Detroit Motor Show 2013 Mercedes CLA compact model based on the A-Class, but not inferior in size sedan C-class - 4630 mm in length, 2032 mm in width and 1438 mm in height.
The Mercedes-Benz claim that the machine was very low aerodynamic drag - just 0.23, which claims the world record for production cars.
The company will begin taking orders for the car in March. Prices will start from 29 thousand euro. The most powerful petrol version with a 2-liter 211-horsepower engine will cost 38,675 euros.