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

What’s The Wild, 402 HP Hyundai iMax N Drift Bus Like To Drive?

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Nissan Xterra Owner Almost Reaches Their Final Destination After Rear-Ending A Logging Truck

The driver escaped with only minor injuries.

Range Rover Set To Launch Its First Electric Vehicle In Late 2021

The model will be a mid-sized crossover that will compete with the Audi E-Tron Sportback and Porsche Macan EV.

Toyota Is Bringing A Solid State Battery-Powered Electric Vehicle At The 2020 Olympics

The e-Palette will become the brand’s first EV to use solid state batteries, which are much more efficient than the ones currently available .

Local News Reporter Jumps On Multiple Vehicles, Damages Others At Sacramento Auto Show

Angel Cardenas was quickly fired following the incident which has sparked outrage.

Toyo Tires Previews Six SEMA Builds Including Models Based On The Supra, Mustang And Bronco

One of the highlights is a twin-turbo Ferrari from Button Built.

Hyundai Unveils Nexo And Sonata Hybrid Land Speed Record Concepts

The models attempted to set new records at the Bonneville Salt Flats last month.

Brabham BT62 To Make Its Racing Debut At Brands Hatch In November

Brabham ultimately wants the BT62 to compete at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2022, although it hasn’t decided yet in which class.

Ferrari 488 Pista Sets Blistering 7:00.03 Nurburgring Time

The 488 Pista was more than 8 seconds faster than a McLaren 720S and less than 2 slower than the Porsche 911 GT2 RS.

This 1988 Alfa Romeo Milano Verde V6 Can Help You Earn Your Petrolhead Stripes

Powering this 1988 Alfa Romeo Milano Verde is a rebuilt 3.0-liter V6 engine.