The Rundown: NAIAS 25

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In the latest episode of The Rundown, we recap the North American International Auto Show held at Detroit’s COBO Center. The event started as a regional auto show in 1907, but in 1989, they took the show international, inviting automakers from Japan & Europe to bring their new brands & new-vehicle introductions. Marking 25 years of its internationality, The Scout Life takes a look at the best, worst, & dopest of what 2014’s automakers have to offer:

Dopest Compact: Chevrolet Sonic RS Hatchback

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Dopest Economy: Ford Taurus SHO

Dopest Coupe: Jaguar F-Type R

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Dopest Convertible: Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible

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Dopest Crossover: Volvo XC60

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Dopest Small SUV: Porsche Macan S/Turbo

Dopest Standard SUV: BMW X5

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Dopest Full-Size SUV: Lexus LX 570

Dopest Truck: GMC Sierra HD

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Dopest Hybrid: BMW i8 Plug-in

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Dopest Overall / Most-Respectable: Infiniti Q50 Hybrid

Dopest Concept: Lexus LF-NX Concept

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Not The Best Concept But It’s Extra-Dope:
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupé Concept

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Volvo XC Concept

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Worst Concept: Honda FCEV Concept

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Honorable Mentions:
2015 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R

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Toyota FT-1 Concept

Lap Of Luxury: Mercedes-Benz S600 V12

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Dopest Dash: Audi S8

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Worst Dash: Acura RDX

Dopest Manufacturer Display: BMW

The Best Auto: Porsche 911 Targa

That’s all for now, in the auto world. We had fun. See you next year. Scout Life.

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