A new face and a tricycle preview for Detroit

Preview for Detroit

After it has turned mainly to the networking of mobility and the electronics in the car this week at the CES in Las Vegas, we next week on the first major auto show of the year again to the car itself. At the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, the first news are shown.

Skoda Meanwhile enhances his bestseller: Octavia gets more and better equipment, as well as a new face with four headlights. Mini is the next generation of the countryman in the wings. The new model outgrows its name with 20 centimetres longer, and will be available as the first car of the brand as a plug-in-Hybird.

In the test, we concentrate on the Polaris Slingshot. Despite steering wheel, three-point belts and 173 HP strong 2.4 liter four-cylinder General Motors under the hood the tricycle is a motorcycle in this country officially. (ampnet/jri)