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2017 LA auto show preview: A-Z of the best new cars

Published: 21 November 2017

► Los Angeles Auto Show preview
► All the new cars expected in 2017
► A-Z guide, quick links to full stories

The big car US car show this autumn is the Los Angeles Auto Show, taking place from 1-10 December 2017.

Held at the downtown LA Convention Center, it's the west coast's major motor show and is drawing world debuts from manufacturers on both sides of the Atlantic.

Here in CAR magazine's preview guide, we'll be updating this page with all the expected world debuts, new cars and gossip straight from the LA auto show. Click on our links below for our full stories and all the photos.

Stay tuned between now and December; we'll be updating this LA preview guide daily with all the key new launches, as they're confirmed.

2017 LA Auto Show at the Los Angeles Convention Center

Every new car revealed at the 2017 LA auto show: an A-Z preview guide

Debut  Expect something new from Ingolstadt in LA 

i8 Roadster  World debut of the new roofless BMW i8 spyder
M3 CS  Final swansong for the 3-series before its 2018 replacement lands 
X7 Concept  US debut for the big X7 show car - pointing to large SUV range-topper 

Debut  Newcomer confirmed - update coming soon 

Vehicle debut confirmed; full details to follow 

Infiniti QX50 teased ahead of the LA auto show

QX50 (above)  
New QX50 mid-sized crossover to debut at LA
Model year update to the big SUV from Infiniti  

Coventry has confirmed US debut for its smaller SUV
I-Pace eTrophy  An electric crossover racer is coming...
Future Type  A vision for 2040 and beyond stars on the Jag stand 

Wrangler (below)  First look at the new tough-as-old-boots SUV 

The new 2018 Jeep Wrangler at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show

Range Rover SVAutobiography  
Global debut for new top-dog Rangie
Range Rover MY2018  Model year updates to Range Rover make US debut
Range Rover Sport MY2018  Ditto for Range Sport
Discovery SVX  First American outing for the beefed-up Disco

RX L  New seven-seat Lexus crossover confirmed for the 2017 LA auto show 

Debut  Confirmed premiere in downtown LA - full details to follow 

Facelift time for Mazda's Mondeo rival - with new 2.5 Skyactiv engines and more 

Mercedes CLS 2018

CLS (above)  
World debut of the new, third-generation four-door

Electric Concept  Another outing for the new all-electric Mini EV 

718 Cayman GTS  
Sweet spot in entry-level coupe range bows in at LA
718 Boxster GTS  
Take your pick: roofless GTS also shown in Los Angeles
911 Carrera T  First outing for new back-to-basics purists' 911 
911 Speedster  Stylish new drop-top expected to drop at LA 

Ascent  A new SUV to take on the likes of the VW Atlas and Dodge Durango

New Toyota is confirmed for LA auto show

 First formal motor show debut for the Swedes' cool smaller SUV

Practical information about the Los Angeles motor show 2017

Where is the LA auto show held?  Los Angeles Convention Center, 1201 S Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015, USA
When is the LA motor show?  Dates are 29-30 November (press and trade days), 1-10 December (public days)
Opening times and hours: 9am-9pm every day (open until 10pm on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays)
How much are Los Angeles motor show 2017 tickets?  Adult tickets from $15, senior citizens $10, children $5 (kids below six years old are free)
LA auto show official website: https://laautoshow.com

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