The concepts from NAIAS
The Auto Salon from Detroit already started, the Americans have the occasion to admire the new concepts produced by the auto producers.
The most admired models at this Auto Salon are the concepts. Many of them are hybrids because the new cars are made for protecting the environment. Here are some of the concepts presented at Detroit:
The Fisker company came from Orange County, California, to Detroit in order to show their concept called Fisker Karma which is a hybrid car. This is a luxurious car that runs on litium-ion batteries and touches the speed of 100 km/h in 5,8 seconds. Fisker Karma will be available in 2009 at the price of 80.000$.
The Chinese came at Detroit with a collection of ecological concepts, named “Detroit Fish”. The Chinese producers were told many times that their models are copies of Mercedes Benz or BMW. This time, Li Guangming showed three original models.
Dodge presented a car that is 100% electric. Named ZEO, this vehicle has an electrical engine that has 269 HP and it can run 400 km without charging the batteries. Dodge Zeo touches the speed of 100 km/h in less than 5 seconds.
- Volkswagen Touareg tuned by JE DESIGN
- Honda CRX
- Peugeot Beep Beep Concept – racing car or van?
- Dodge Challenger SRT8
- Spadaconcept TS Codatronca concept