Camouflaged Cadillac ELR Photographed in Testing

Cadillac ELR65

The Cadillac ELR electric vehicle with extended range, to be revealed January 15 at the North American International Auto Show, was photographed driving through the mountains of Southern California during development testing.

“Cadillac customers are going to enjoy the unique features ELR will bring to the market.  We’re going to change the way people think about luxury and electrification,” said Chris Thomason, ELR chief engineer.

L.A. Auto Show: New Models and New Lineups

Automobile shows are usually about introducing new models. The script is changing for this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show in that some brands — Chrysler, Dodge and Lotus among them — are wiping the slate clean and introducing new lineups.

“Chrysler Brand Replacing Entire Model Lineup in ‘11,” the company announced Monday, in a news release detailing the new vehicles it would present at the show, which runs Friday through Nov. 28 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
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Beijing Auto Show: Chinese-brand new cars price, configuration and launch time

The ongoing 2010 Beijing Auto Show has turned the spotlight on the China’s own-brand cars,whose estimated prices, launching time and main configurations we have collected as follows for you long-time watchers’ convenience.

BAIC B40

The BAIC B40 car is expected to go on sale in June 2010, with the estimated price of 100,000-140,000 yuan ($14,600-$20,500).
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New York Auto Show: 2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class

Mercedes-Benz R-Class Wagon

What is it? A hurried midcycle freshening of some of the more unfortunate aspects of the Mercedes-Benz R-Class “sports tourer.” Help couldn’t come soon enough. And apparently more than a “freshening” was needed for this styling bomb.
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