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Oct 20, 2010, 10:41 ET
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Automotive Design Studios Envision the 1,000 lb. Car

With consumers seeking to minimize consumption of the earth's resources, auto manufacturers and designers are challenged to meet these growing...

Dec 17, 2009, 10:43 ET

Interactive Player Available: 2009 Los Angeles Auto Show Overview

The Los Angeles Auto Show is one of the top automotive events worldwide and brings together the latest new vehicles from auto manufacturers...

Dec 03, 2009, 17:30 ET
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 06/11/2006

Los Angeles Auto Show Names the Nissan V2G as the Youthmobile 2030 Design Challenge Winner

Today, the Nissan V2G was announced as the winner of the Los Angeles Auto Show's 2009 Design Challenge. This year's theme, Youthmobile 2030,...

Dec 03, 2009, 12:15 ET
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 06/11/2006

Audi A3 TDI Named 2010 Green Car of the Year(R)

The 2010 Audi A3 TDI has been named Green Car Journal's 2010 Green Car of the Year®. The clean diesel from Audi rose to the top in a...

Dec 01, 2009, 20:57 ET
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 06/11/2006

GM Vice Chairman Bob Lutz to Open the LA Auto Show Press Days as Keynote Speaker

Bob Lutz will kick off the Los Angeles Auto Show by delivering the Motor Press Guild (MPG) keynote address on Wednesday, Dec. 2, replacing...

Nov 15, 2007, 00:00 ET
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 06/11/2006

Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid Named 2008 Green Car of the Year(R)

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2008 Chevrolet Tahoe Hybrid -- the first General Motors vehicle to use the company's all-new two-mode...

Oct 29, 2007, 01:00 ET

Photos: Five Finalists Compete for 2008 Green Car of the Year(R) Award at the Los Angeles Auto Show

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The winner of the 2008 Green Car of the Year(R) award has been narrowed to five nominees, according to an...

Oct 12, 2007, 01:00 ET
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 06/11/2006

Photos: Automakers Envision the Melding of Robotics and Cars

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Today's vehicles feature artificial intelligence that allow hands-free parking and electronic stability...

Oct 03, 2007, 01:00 ET
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 06/11/2006

More Than 40 World and North American Vehicle Debuts Planned for the Los Angeles Auto Show

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2007 Los Angeles Auto Show will feature at least 14 World debuts and nearly 30 North American debuts...

Aug 07, 2007, 01:00 ET
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 06/11/2006

Ford Chief Alan Mulally to Open the Los Angeles Auto Show Press Days as Keynote Speaker

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Alan Mulally, president and chief executive officer for Ford Motor Company, will kick off the Los Angeles...

Sep 25, 2006, 01:00 ET
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 06/11/2006

LA Auto Show's Design Challenge Asks Studios to Transform the Future of Driving Into an Environmental Experience

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Home to one of the world's greatest concentrations of automobile manufacturer design studios, Los Angeles...

Nov 16, 2005, 00:00 ET
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The youth-oriented Scion Exile with its go anywhere stance is for those who desire the freedom and flexibility to jump in their car and see what journeys lay ahead. Its sleek proportions are similar to that of an expensive exotic mid-engine sports car. The Scion, designed by CALTY Design Research, is one of 10 entries in the Los Angeles Auto Show's Design Challenge. (PRNewsFoto)[RV]
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 11/16/2005

Design Challenge Entries Reflect Los Angeles' Penchant for Adventure; LA-Area Design Studios' Entries Revealed

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles, a city known largely for entertainment and sandy beaches, is the epicenter of automotive...

Dec 26, 2003, 00:00 ET

Nearly Two Dozen Vehicles to Debut During LA Auto Show Media Days

vehicles, kicks off with a keynote address by General Motors North America President Gary Cowger. Los...

Dec 19, 2003, 00:00 ET

LA Auto Show to Be Broadcast by American Forces Network to Military Around the World

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights from the Jan. 2-11, 2004 LA Auto Show will be airing on the Armed Forces Network in 188 countries...

Apr 10, 2003, 01:00 ET

LA Auto Show Names Barry Toepke to the New Position Of Director of Communications

LOS ANGELES, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greater Los Angeles Auto Show, one of the leading international consumer and trade events, today...

Jan 07, 2002, 00:00 ET

L.A. Auto Show Sets Opening Weekend Attendance Record

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Californians confirmed their passion for the automobile in record numbers during the opening weekend...

Nov 19, 2001, 00:00 ET

Maserati Highlights Its Heritage and U.S. Return With Spyder Exhibition At L.A. Auto Show

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Maserati marks a new era in the U.S. after a 10-year absence by celebrating its return with an exciting...

Oct 10, 2000, 01:00 ET

Dr. Wolfgang Reitzle to Open L.A. Auto Show Media Days as MPG Keynote Speaker

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Wolfgang Reitzle is an influential figure in the luxury car market. As group vice president of Ford...

Jun 06, 2000, 01:00 ET

Roads Lead West to 2001 L.A. Auto Show

LOS ANGELES, June 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The concentration of automobile corporate headquarters, design studios and aftermarket companies, along with...

Jan 17, 2000, 00:00 ET

Record Number of World and North American Debuts Help L.A. Auto Show Shatter Attendance Records

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- A new nine-day record 1,004,275 consumers went California Dreamin' for the newest automobiles at the 2000...