January 20, 2013

Auto Briefs

Toyota offers indoor rides at auto show; many foreign cars made in U.S.



Toyota demos cars in auto show rides
Toyota is offering an interactive ride-and-drive event at the Philadelphia Auto Show, which continues through Jan. 27. "Let's Go for a Ride" features professional drivers and trained product specialists who take attendees on an indoor closed course. Personalized messages displayed on overhead screens throughout the course highlight key features of the vehicles, including the 2013 RAV4, Avalon, Camry Hybrid, Prius and Venza.
NWautos staff



Top foreign cars are made in U.S. plants
Car shoppers may not be shocked to find out that six of the 10 best-selling vehicles in the country are from foreign automakers. But they might be pleasantly surprised to learn that all are made in America, according to Kelley Blue Book (kbb.com), provider of new- and used-car information. The top five: the 2013 BMW X3 (South Carolina, shown), Honda Accord (Ohio), Hyundai Sonata‚Ä®(Alabama), Toyota Camry (Kentucky) and Volkswagen Passat (Tennessee). Learn more at kbb.com/car-reviews-and-news/top-10/10-cars-made-in-america.
NWautos staff


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