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Top 10 Detroit Auto Show Debuts

By KBB.com Editors on February 3, 2011 1:12 PM

We went, we saw, we picked our faves. The 2009 Detroit Auto Show's debut days are in the books and we've put together a list of the 10 vehicles we've been talking about most. At one end of the spectrum is the all-new, hugely improved Chevy Equinox. At the other end is the Mercedes-Benz SLR Stirling Moss, an extraordinary supercar. In between are the eight other concept and production cars that shined brightest on the show floor. In alphabetical order:

1. Audi Sportback Concept
2. BMW Z4
3. Cadillac Converj Concept
4. Chevy Equinox
5. Chrysler 200C EV Concept
6. Fisker Karma
7. Ford Taurus
8. Mercedes-Benz SLR Stirling Moss
9. Volkswagen Concept BlueSport
10. Volvo S60 Concept



There were plenty of impressive, important vehicles that didn't make the list, too:

PRODUCTION CARS
2010 Audi R8 V10
2010 Audi A3 TDI
2009 Bentley Continental GTC Speed
2010 Buick LaCrosse
2010 Cadillac CTS Sport Wagon
2010 Cadillac SRX
2011 Chevy Cruze
2009 Dodge Ram Heavy Duty
2010 Ford Shelby GT500
2010 Honda Insight
2010 Jaguar XFR
2010 Jaguar XKR
2010 Lexus HS 250h
2010 Lincoln MKT
2009 Maserati Quattroporte Sport GT S
2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
2009 MINI Cooper Convertible
2009 Saab 9-5 Griffin Edition
2010 Toyota Prius

CONCEPT CARS, OTHERS
BYD F3DM
Dodge Circuit EV Concept
Kia Soul'ster Concept
Lincoln C Concept
Mercedes-Benz BlueZERO Concepts
North American Car and Truck of the Year
Subaru LEGACY CONCEPT
Toyota FT EV Concept