2014 New York International Auto Show launched the first Google Maps Business View virtual tour to offer viewers a 360-degree, panoramic view of the show floor. Akin to Street View in Google Maps, Google Maps Business View offers an interior tour through multiple levels of the Jacob K. Javits Center. Apart from automaker’s showcases, the tour provides an up-close look into 5 vehicle interiors, 3 of which were not normally accessible to show visitors.
A conference hosted by New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) and Bridgestone Corporation revealed Audi A3 as 2014 World Car of the Year. Previously Audi has won 7 times. These include 2005 World Car of the Year title, 3 World Performance Car titles in 2010, 2008 and 2007, and 2 World Car Design of the Year titles in 2008 and 2007. Audi A3 premium compact sedan triumphed an initial entry list of 24 global cars, a shortlist of 12 and 3 finalists. This year’s finalists were BMW 4 Series, Mazda 3 and Audi A3.
Nissan showcased its all new 2015 Murano at New York International Auto Show 2014 along with its Sport Sedan Concept, that first premièred in Detroit at the 2014 North American International Auto Show earlier this year. Both standing together expresses Nissan’s flamboyant styling cues being shared between crossover and sedan to make equally sounding appeal.
Refreshed in format and exclusive in design, the new 2015 Chevrolet Cruze made its debut at the 2014 New York Motor Show. New Chevrolet Cruze sedan gets a few changes to both its exterior and interior makeup though powertrain options stay same.
World premiere of highly acclaimed Mercedes Benz S 63 AMG Coupé takes place at New York Motor Show running from April 18-27, 2014. This exclusive four seater high performance luxury car will compete with both Bentley Continental GT and Aston Martin Rapide once successfully launched.
Toyota has unveiled an updated version of its popular Camry sedan at the New York Auto Show. Calling it its sportiest Camry to date, the new 2015 Camry comes in 4 trim levels – an entry level LE, premium grade XLE, Hybrid SE and sporty and luxurious XSE. Each of these trim levels receives outstanding features and fun to drive updates.