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In pictures: Detroit Auto Show

General Motors vehicles on display

Car enthusiasts study GM cars at the 2008 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Chevrolet Malibu model on show

Ed Peper of Chevrolet celebrates their Malibu model winning a 2008 Car of the Year.

Cowboys and steers help launch the Dodge Ram

Jim Press, president of Chrysler, shows off the 2009 Dodge Ram.

Hummer HX concept

The Hummer HX concept is targeted at younger drivers.

Actress Kim Cattrall

Actress Kim Cattrall helps introduce a vehicle at the Mercedes-Benz stand.

The Volkswagen Passat CC

The Volkswagen Passat CC was dramatically introduced to the audience.

 Ford F-150

Ford shows off the 2009 Ford F-150 in a shower of sparks.

BMW 135i

BMW's 135i convertible is sleek and functional.

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