Ford GT prototype - 2015 Chicago Auto Show live photosEnlarge Photo
The 2015 Chicago Auto Show is done and dusted, and boy were there a few surprises this year. One of the stars was this silver beauty, a fully working prototype for the all-new GT supercar from the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F].
Nissan 370Z NISMO Roadster Concept, 2015 Chicago Auto ShowEnlarge Photo
As promised, Nissan unveiled a new NISMO concept in Chicago this week. The concept is the 370Z NISMO Roadster
, which the Japanese automaker is using to gauge interest in a possible production version.
Acura used this week’s Chicago event to launch an updated version of its RDX small crossover
. Sporting a refreshed design featuring Acura’s Jewel Eye LED projector headlamps and LED taillights among its distinctive features, the new RDX also promises an improved engine, new safety and driver assistance technologies, and greater luxury features.
2016 Hyundai Veloster Rally Edition, 2015 Chicago Auto ShowEnlarge Photo
The Hyundai Veloster’s quirky style and available turbocharged power have made it a fun, practical choice. Now, an even sportier variant is on the market, introduced at the 2015 Chicago Auto Show: the 2016 Veloster Rally Edition
2016 Mazda MX-5 accessories concept, 2015 Chicago Auto ShowEnlarge Photo
Mazda is taking small steps into the aftermarket parts and accessories scene with some new offerings developed for its all-new 2016 MX-5 Miata
. Some of the items include aero components, brake upgrades and weight-saving mods.
Kia Trail'ster e-AWD hybrid concept at 2015 Chicago Auto ShowEnlarge Photo
Remember Kia’s funky Soul’ster and Track’ster concept cars from a few years back? They hinted at more exciting versions of the Korean automaker’s Soul hatchback; now there’s a new variant: the Trail'ster e-AWD
Hot off its debut in Nissan’s Super Bowl XLIX ad, the 2015 GT-R LM NISMO LMP1-spec race car
is now on display in Chicago at the city’s annual auto show. In case you’ve forgotten, the car features a twin-turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6 mounted up front and spinning the front wheels only. The engine works in conjunction with an electric drive system, which helps boost output to more than 1,250 horsepower!
2016 Chevrolet Camaro leaked during Chevy Equinox presentation, 2015 Chicago Auto Show.Enlarge Photo
It may not look like much but this is our first official look at the all-new 2016 Chevrolet Camaro
. The sixth-generation Camaro is based around General Motors Company’s [NYSE:GM] lightweight Alpha platform and is expected to offer a turbocharged four-cylinder model to rival Ford’s Mustang EcoBoost.
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