Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Record 50 Vehicles To Debut At LA Auto Show

November 15, 2010 12:39 PM

(credit: laautoshow.com)

(credit: laautoshow.com)

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Hybrids and electric cars will dominate the floor at this year’s L.A. Auto Show.

The show, which opens Nov. 19 and runs through Nov. 28 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, will include the world debuts of Honda’s electric concept car, KIA’s Optima Hybrid and Toyota’s RAV4 EV concept.

Spectacular Debuts Expected At LA Auto Show: KNX 1070 chats with CBS Automotive Reporter Jeff Gilbert. 


A record 50 vehicles will debut at the show, where attendees will get a chance to test drive offerings from Ford, Land Rover, Buick, Chevrolet, GMC and Toyota.

Several newly redesigned favorites will also make their first stops in Los Angeles. Among Nissan’s three debuts includes the redesigned Quest minivan. Two redesigned convertibles will also make their appearances – the new Chevrolet Camaro convertible and the Volkswagen Eos.

The L.A. Auto show will be open Thanksgiving Day. Tickets are $12 for adults and children 12 and under are free when accompanied by an adult. Visit the L.A. Auto Show’s website for complete show hours and a $2 off coupon.

(©2010 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)Inside the LA Auto Show

November 10, 2010 3:37 PM

(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

LOS ANGELES (CBS) — The LA Auto Show is almost here!

Opening November 19th at the LA Convention Center, you can see everything from economy to luxury, to the new electric car era. Plus, futuristic concept cars and over fifty debuts to check out. For show hours and ticket information, go to LAautoshow.com.

 Inside the LA Auto ShowAnd don’t miss the CBS 2 and KCAL 9 presentations of “Inside the LA Auto Show” airing on Nov 27th & 28th at 6pm. “Inside the LA Auto Show” is a one-hour special taking an up-close look at all of the debuts and spectacular 2011 vehicles on display at this year’s LA Auto Show. Check back here after each broadcast to revisit segments from the Show!

Want to enter to win free tickets to the LA Auto Show? CBS 2 & KCAL 9 are giving away 4-packs of tickets for a limited time.