Cars That Caught My Eye at the Detroit Auto Show

While I was enjoying the sights at the North American International Auto Show last week, several vehicles caught my eye that were not Corvettes.  I don’t see any of these is a direct competitor to the Corvette, but they are all coupes or convertibles.

This Acura NSX Concept, which is said to be close to the planned production model, is quite a looker.

One has not been able to buy a new NSX for some years, but production of this slick coupe will definitely result in sales for Honda’s luxury division.  How many will be determined by the price.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And then I saw the BMW i8 Concept, which is not exactly the same car as in Mission: Impossible, Ghost Protocol, but is certainly close:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Audi R8 GT Spyder was pretty sweet, too:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And then, we were told that this Falcon F7 is the very first production model, already sold and committed to a buyer.  The website suggests a price around $200,000, so it reminded me of how remarkable the low price of the Corvette ZR1 truly is!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The foot pedal arrangement is unique:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

facebook
No comments
Add first comment!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>