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Merc stuns with CLA

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Mercedes-Benz launched one of the most exciting, and perhaps one of the most important, cars of the Detroit Motor Show. Enter the all-new CLA, an entry-level four-door coupé based on Merc’s new A-Class. Thankfully it’s remained true to the Concept Style Coupé, which was a well-received concept first shown in Los Angeles.

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Stunning new Lexus IS for Detroit

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Lexus has released the first official images of its all-new IS, which will have its public début at the Detroit Motor Show. The images show the now-familiar spindle grille dominating the front end, along with sharp, aggressive lines throughout. The new car has, thankfully, remained true to the LF-CC concept that was shown at the Paris Motor Show last year.

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Merc E63 goes under the knife

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In one of the more substantial facelifts of recent years, Mercedes-Benz has given its E63 AMG a new lease on life. The facelift applies to both sedan and estate variants. Not only has Mercedes given the front end an extensive makeover (the rear less so), but there’s more power than there was before, too.

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Potent petrol SQ5 heads for Detroit

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The Detroit Motor Show will play host to the unveiling of a more powerful, petrol version of Audi’s SQ5 sports SUV. The engine is an upgraded version of the 3,0-litre supercharged motor from the S5. In the SQ5, it will have 260 kW and 469 Nm.

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Luxury Hyundai concept for Detroit début

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Hyundai will take the wraps off it’s luxurious new concept, the HCD-14, at the Detroit Motor Show next week. Details are non-existent at this stage, but this teaser image does at least reveal the silhouette of the new concept.

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