In pictures: The North American International Auto Show
Approximately 5,000 journalists from more than 60 countries attended the event in Detroit, Michigan
The Nissan Sports Sedan Concept vehicle is introduced at the press preview of the 2014 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 5,000 journalists from more than 60 countries attended the event which opens to the public on 18 January. A popular attraction at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) was Hyundai’s 2015 Genesis. Thomas Ingenlath, Volvo Senior Vice President of Design, unveiled and discussed the Volvo XC Concept vehicle at the press preview of NAIAS 2014. Members of the design team were projected behind Kia’s GT4 Stinger concept sports car. John Mendel, Executive Vice President, Auto Sales, American Honda Motor Company, introduced the new 2015 Honda Fit. The world’s media photographed members of the board of management of Audi AG who posed with the new Audi Offroad Concept vehicle. The John Cooper Works Concept car was unveiled by Jochen Goller, senior vice president of Mini sales. The new AudiS8 crossover was another popular attraction at the event. Alistair Gardner, president and CEO of Chrysler Brand, introduces the 2015 Chrysler 200. Another popular draw was the new Toyota FT-1 Concept. Dr Dieiter Zetsche, chairman of the board at Mercedes-Benz, poses with the new Mercedes C Class after its introduction at NAIAS. Mary Barra, General Motors senior vice president of global product development, and GM CEO-elect, introduces the 2015 GMC Canyon midsize truck at its world debut at NAIAS.