Thursday, December 22, 2016

Top 10 of the 2016 Detroit Auto Show

2016 Ford GT. The 600-plus horsepower 3.5-litre twin-turbo EcoBoost V6 engine contributes to the GT's breathtaking styling. Sophisticated technology make the GT the unequivocal hero of this show.

Chevrolet Bolt Concept. Chevy's four-door hatchback promises a 200-mile driving range at a price of $30,000.

Buick Avenir Concept. As a concept, the Avenir is short on specifics, though Buick envisions the car being propelled by GM's next-generation direct-injected V6 engine, nine-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel-drive system.

2016 Acura NSX. Acura's all-wheel drive mid-engine supercar finally reached fruition with the arrival of the production NSX. The 550-horsepower hybrid sports car matches two electric motors with a gasoline V6 engine.

Hyundai Santa Cruz Concept. The Santa Cruz concept is powered by a 2-litre turbodiesel four-cylinder engine rated at 190hp and 300lb-ft of torque.

2016 Lexus GS F. Featuring a 467-horsepower 5-litre V8 engine mated to an eight-speed automatic gearbox the engine redlines at 7,300rpm.

Honda FCV Concept. The car will travel 300 miles on a tank of gaseous hydrogen, and can completely refill from empty in just three minutes using the latest 70 megapascal pressure pumps.

2016 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider. A 1.7-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine is good for 237 horsepower, with a twin-clutch transmission delivering rear-wheel drive power.

2016 Audi Q7. A supercharged 333-hp 3.0-liter V-6 provides power to an eight-speed automatic and all-wheel drive.

Infiniti Q60 Concept. A twin-turbocharged 3-litre gasoline V6 engine and seven-speed automatic transmission deliver the boom.