The attention grabbing cars at the 2017 LA Auto Show
The ongoing 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show is a gala affair of superb cars, concepts, show cars and special edition models. It is certainly a big red carpet show for all the auto majors to flaunt their new and hot models.
The Los Angeles Auto Show is one of the oldest auto shows in the world and its first edition is dated back in 1907. However, as always the LA auto show has been a huge platform for the latest car models in accordance to the changing auto market trends.
This year’s LA auto show is also obviously star studded. Here’s a look at some of the most important and attention grabbing car models from the event:
BMW i8 Roadster
The topless car model is one of the most anticipated models that have been unveiled at LA. This convertible hybrid sports car which is super fast and can do a sprint of 0 to 62 mph in just 4.6 seconds and offer a top speed of 155 mph. It has a very low emission level of 46g/km CO2. The car offers a pure electric range of 33 miles, but comes with a hefty premium for all these goodies.
Nissan Star Wars editions
Nissan has grabbed eyeballs with its Star Wars inspired show cars. They are just meant to please the eye and are not meant for sale. Nissan’s interactive Star Wars-themed car show’s showstopper is the Rogue Sports SUV styled like an A-Wing. Other show cars included Tie Fighters, X-Wings and character-inspired models to please the Star Wars fans.
The much awaited new CLS broke cover at LA. This alluring 4-door coupe has become better than ever and has also become more practical. It gets new sleeker and stylish appeal with pillar-less doors, and comes powered with straight-six engines equipped with ADW system.
Range Rover SVAutobiography
The SVAutobiography is the world’s one of the most luxurious SUVs and is stuffed with awesome things. It impresses with power rear doors, reclining seats with heated footrests, immense rear legroom, rear touchscreen displays, wine fridge and tons more ultra-luxury features.
The FT-AC it’s the abbreviation for Future Toyota Adventure Concept is a fascinating large hard-core SUV meant for big-time exploring. Novel idea comes in form of pop-out fog lights and infra-red cameras that you can fit on your bike.
Nissan’s luxury brand Infiniti has showcased the QX50 featuring VC-Turbo that offers refinement and performance a petrol mill along with the efficiency of a diesel motor. It will fight the Audi Q5 and BMW X3.
This is the largest Subaru SUV featuring 8 seats. It gets everything good from autonomous safety technology and luxurious features.
Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Convertible
The soft-top ZR1 boasts of an insanely powerful 6.2L supercharged V8 mill offering a top speed of 212 mph and the capability to run 0-60 mph in less than 3 seconds.
The 4th generation Wrangler is a special treat for the Jeep fans. It gets modern and chic, but retains its conventional boxy design. It is loaded with advanced technology to offer new-age convenience.