DETROIT - The 23rd annual 2011 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) will feature 30-40 worldwide debuts from automotive manufacturers around the globe, including Audi, BMW, Chrysler, GM, Mercedes-Benz, Toyota, and Volkswagen.

A ride-and-drive, sponsored by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) Town Square and DTE Energy, will present a test track featuring electric-drive and hybrid vehicles from leading domestic and import manufacturers. Such technologies to be featured include solar cars, charging stations, batteries, transit connect, rolling chassis, and alternative energies.

NAIAS dates:

Press Preview: Jan. 10-11, 2011
Industry Preview: Jan. 12-13, 2011
Charity Preview: Jan. 14, 2011
Public Show: Jan. 15-23, 2011

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Originally posted on Automotive Fleet