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New York 2017: Our Top 10 of the Auto Show

New York 2017: Our Top 10 of the Auto Show

What better season than springtime for an auto show? By ,

It was with slightly heavy hearts that we departed last week from the latest edition of the New York International Auto Show. This year, the event was marked by many significant unveilings for the press, with a series of interesting North American debuts and a few spectacular world premieres succeeding one another - not to mention the announcement of the 2017 World Cars of the Year.

Added to all this were presentations of new trends in design, lifestyle and environmental initiatives. New York is in fact the largest automotive market in North America when it comes to luxury vehicles and sports cars, and this was evident in the energy and resources deployed by the manufacturers during press days at the event. 

Here are the 10 launches that most caught our attention at New York 2017…

INFINITI QX80 Monograph

The introduction of the INFINITI QX80 Monograph concept was a fascinating one, as it offered a glimpse into the future of the Japanese brand in terms of styling as well as the company’s vision of the market going forward. It was also a reflection of an automaker whose sales are on the rise around the globe. Over the past two years, INFINITI’s positioning in the marketplace has become clear: QX30 crossover, Q50 sedan, and a presence in Formula 1 that serves to hone the company’s cutting-edge technical chops…