One of the biggest auto shows in the world, the LA Auto Show has been here for a few days now, serenading us with some of the coolest and latest offering in the world of automobiles with some of the biggest name in the game all making an appearance with their best dresses and flashy dancing shoes.
As is always the case, the LA convention center is a beehive teeming with numerous auto fans swirling all over trying to catch a gleam of best on offer, even with the $35 or N12,687 adult entry fee.
Highlights of LA Auto Show 2019
The has been a plethora of debuts so far, with as much as 50 cars making their official entry to the auto world. Notable debutants coming from brands like Toyota, Lexus, Honda, Dodge, Mercedes Benz, Infiniti etc.
Toyota has been well represented at the LA Auto show, presenting three new debutants to the auto world. Finally the much anticipated Toyota RAV4 Prime made its first public appearance, the first plug-in hybrid trim of the RAV4 is ready to compete. Promoted for its fuel efficiency, the RAV4 prime is just as solid when it comes to performance as it is faster and more comfortable.
Also on show is a new trim of the Camry, the Toyota Camry XSE AWD which is the answer to customers desire for an All-Wheel Drive midsize passenger sedan.
The RAV4 Prime is just as solid when it comes to performance as it with Fuel Efficiency
Also on the debut side is the second generation of the Toyota Mirai which is a Fuel Cell Electric motor first released in 2015. Toyota GR Supra GT4 whose details and Specs was only recently made available by Toyota Motorsport is also on show
Second-generation Toyota Mirai on display at the 2019 LA Auto Show
Ford Mustang Mach-E, the first-ever electrified version of Ford's famous muscle car the Ford Mustang. Ford describes the Mustang Mach-E as something that strikes like forked lightning, an all-electric car with a full drive range of about 300 miles with an expected power rating of 332 hp and 417 lb-ft torque.
Ford Mustang Mach-E is the first-ever Electrified version of Ford's famous Mustang
3. Land Rover
Land Rover also came to the party with its best offering, the Land Rover Defender 110. The Defender 110 is a three-row, 4 door version of the Land Rover Defender and will go on sale from March of 2020. The Land Rover Defender 110 will start at N24 million and will be able to seat up to 6 passengers.
The Land Rover Defender 110 will start at N24 million
We will make sure we post full details of the freshest releases, debutants and Concept examples. But you can be sure to see details of cars like the 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer, 2021 Mercedes Benz GLS 63, 2021 Lexus LC 500 Convertible, 2020 Mazda CX-30, Porsche Taycan 4S, Volkwagen Atlas Cross Sport, a refreshed 2020 Hyundai IONIQ and many more.
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4. 2020 Green Car & Green SUV of the Year Award
The prestigious Green Car Award given out annually by the publishers of the Green Journal Magazine is to given to cars that are outstanding and efficient. This year's Award for the Green Car of the year went to the 2020 Toyota Corolla while the Green SUV of the year Award went to 2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid. The Editor Green Journal had the following words to say about the awardees;
"The 2020 Toyota Corolla and Honda CR-V earned their respective 2020 Green Car of the Year and 2020 Green SUV of the Year distinctions by standing out with their exceptional efficiency, desired features, and satisfying driving experience"
2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid is awarded Green SUV of the year
The awards where annouced at a press conference held at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto show with finalists for the SUV categories including brand offerings like the Toyota RAV4, Ford Explorer, Toyota Highlander and Subaru Crosstrek Hybrid while the Cars categories finalist included brands like the Mazda 3, Hyundai Sonata, Ford Escape and Kia Soul.
Thats the much we have so far coming from LA AUto Show, but make sure you keep a keen eye on our Cars Event section for the hottest gist coming out of the LA Auto show as we will keep you updated with the latest.
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