2017 Detroit Auto Show’s A-Z Debut Guide [Updated]

Join Carscoops for an overview and live coverage of the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS).

While it has lost some of its luster over the years, the NAIAS – otherwise known as the Detroit Auto Show, remains one of the most important events in the motoring calendar. You can refresh your memory on last year’s event here.

The 2017 NAIAS is held in Detroit between January 7 and 22. It kicks off with the AutoMobili-D, a new tech-themed exposition that is similar to the Los Angeles Auto Show’s “AutoMobility LA” and which will precede the press preview on Monday, January 8, and the opening to the public on January 14.

Here we round up all the world and North American premieres that range from the next generation of the best-selling sedan in the USA, the Toyota Camry, and the long overdue replacement for the Lexus LS, to the new Chevrolet Traverse and Honda Odyssey minivan. Important concept studies such as Audi’s Q8 sports crossover and VW’s ID microbus that point to future production models will also take center stage at the Cobo center in Detroit.

The following list with all the premieres will be constantly updated throughout the show.

2017 NAIAS Dates:
The Gallery – Saturday, January 7, 2017
AutoMobili-D – Sunday-Thursday, January 8-12, 2017
Press Preview – Monday-Tuesday, January 9-10, 2017
Industry Preview – Wednesday-Thursday, January 11-12, 2017
Charity Preview – Friday, January 13, 2017
Public Show – Saturday-Sunday, January 14-22, 2017

F/L = Facelift | MY = Model Year Update

PRODUCTION CARS

Lamborghini Huracan Performante Crashes While Leaving Car Meet

This Performante is so badly damaged, it will, in all likelihood, be deemed a write-off.

Model 3 Vs. E63 S AMG Vs. Grand Cherokee SRT8 In An Unlikely Three-Way Battle

The Mercedes-AMG E63 S has a twin-turbo 4.0-liter V8 and shows the Tesla Model 3 a few tricks.

Porsche Might Go All-Electric For 918 Successor – And Rimac Could Play A Role

Whatever the powertrain, Porsche’s CEO wants their next hypercar to be the best in the market.

Purple Ford GT On Huge Wheels Doesn’t Really Work, Wouldn’t You Say?

This hue isn’t offered by Ford, so it’s probably a wrap, but it’s the rims, which seem too big, that don’t quite fit.

Thou Shall Not Overpass: Transporter Misjudges Height, Car On Top Gets Smashed

Following the crash, debris scattered across all Northbound lanes of I-95, near Norwalk, Connecticut.

$465k GEV Patagonia Is The Best Way To Travel The World On Four Wheels

The GEV Patagonia can use many different chassis configurations and is a small home on off-road wheels.

Watch The Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S Put Its 630 HP To Good Use

The issue with the range-topping GT 4-Door Coupe is not power, but finding a straight long enough to unleash it.

The Nissan Stelvio Zagato Looks Like It Came From Mars And Landed On Earth

This rare Nissan Stelvio Zagato has an asking price of almost $50,000.

2020 Corvette C8 Spied As NY Auto Show Debut Appears Unlikely

The 2020 Corvette was a no show in Detroit and it doesn’t appear GM has any major introductions planned for New Year.

How Does The BMW M2 Competition Perform Against Its M4 Sibling?

The BMW M2 Competition uses a de-tuned engine from the regular BMW M4.