The Detroit Auto Show Through the Years

The Detroit Auto Show Through the Years

It’s auto show time in Detroit! Today the event is known as the North American International Auto Show, and as the big, long name suggests, it’s one of the most important gatherings in the automotive world. But the Detroit Auto Show, as it was originally known, has roots that reach down into the very origins of the Motor City car industry.

 

After several informal events starting way back in 1899, the first official Detroit Auto Show by that name was held in 1907….

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The Detroit Auto Show Through the Years

2012 LA Auto Show Recap

Just when the anticipation was almost too intense to handle, Dodge presented its newest models to the public at the LA Auto Show. The 2013 Charger Daytona was the star of the show as a modern day muscle car with its never-before-seen color, Daytona Blue, and a HEMI® V-8 engine with 370hp that’s sure to rev your senses. But you won’t be seeing many of these iconic Daytonas tearing up the streets. There will only be 2,500 produced in this limited-edition run.

 

Also debuting was two of the sinister styled Blacktop Models; the…

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2012 LA Auto Show Recap

The 7th Annual Spring Festival of LXs

It’s almost that time of year again.  In one month, flowers will be blooming, birds chirping, and… HEMIs roaring?

 

As the 7th Annual Spring Festival of LXs (“Spring Fest”, colloquially) approaches, the highways of North America will be graced with caravans of Dodge Challengers, Chargers, Magnums, and Chrysler 300s.  It’s like Christmastime for the LX community, and though March 24th is the big day, associated events will fill the entire weekend leading up to this year’s event at the Orange County Great Park.  Southern California is expected to see upwards…

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The 7th Annual Spring Festival of LXs