Car enthusiasts and those looking to purchase a new ride will enjoy the Michigan International Auto Show right here, in downtown Grand Rapids, next weekend. From classic cars to the Million Dollar Motorway and 2018/2019 vehicle models, we guarantee you’d find a ride or two worth drooling over or even one to ‘take home’.
Even though we love all the cars that come through DeVos during the Auto Show, we have rounded up the 10 vehicles we are excited to see this year so check’em out..
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the iconic movie “Bullitt,” with Steve McQueen, this new, limited-edition features retuned 5.0-liter V8 engine that packs at least 475hp and 420 lb.-ft. of torque and tops out at 163mph. Saluting the 1968 movie car with effortlessly cool appearance and available classic Dark Highland Green exterior paint.
//2018 Toyota C-HR//
According to Auto Week, “Toyota is positioning the C-HR as an entry point for millennials who want a stylish, city-use ‘crossover’ that doesn’t cost a lot and comes relatively loaded. The C-HR is built on the Toyota New Global Architecture platform, the same one the new Prius rides on.” The first ever of this line, you’ll find both the XLE and the XLE Premium on display. One of four models available as part of theToyota Drive Center.
Experience a world-class prestige luxury coupe and a new era of uncompromising design and performance. An all-new platform, our most powerful V8, and a class-leading 10-speed automatic transmission come together to create our most responsive vehicle yet. The LC 500 brings luxury, convenience, safety and performance to the driver in this grand touring coupe. With a MSRP of $102,948, you’ll find this vehicle in the Million Dollar Motorway.
//2001 BMW Z8 //
To Trader, “The BMW Z8 is worth a ton of money. While other early-2000s BMW models have depreciated quickly, like the used vehicles they are, the Z8 hasn’t. In fact, it’s done the opposite. Rather than dropping in price like all other expensive German cars, the Z8 has dramatically appreciated — to the point where these things now routinely list for well over $200,000.”
Life demands a truck that can take on every challenge and exceed every expectation. Extensive use of high-strength steel in the frame, cab and box make the All-New 2019 Ram 1500 the strongest Ram 1500 ever. With the most towing and hauling capability ever in a Ram 1500, improved efficiency and exceptional available off-road capability, the All-New 2019 Ram 1500 has the grit to take on any task. More space. More storage. More leather. More technology. The All-New 2019 Ram 1500 is truly the best combination of grit and grace. Step up to the most luxurious truck in its class.
As you approach, Navigator awakens with a graceful greeting. Dynamic signature lighting flows outward beneath the headlamps while the Lincoln Star on the grille glows from within. Illuminated welcome mats, backlit door handles and power-deployable running boards invite everyone inside, where ambient lighting puts on its show. The front door-sill scuff plates and safety belt buckles also illuminate, while a field of stars dances across the instrument cluster. In an instant, Navigator recalls the memory settings for the audio, driver’s seat, side view mirror and pedal positions, climate control preferences and more associated with your Personal Profile. Your front passenger can also recall seat settings with a touch. Navigator welcomes all.
Rugged style meets legendary capability in the JK Wrangler. The JK dominates the trails and looks good while doing it. Built for action-filled adventure, the JK is the vehicle all others are measured against for off-road capability. Featuring a custom lift, wheel and tire package, Mopar Leather interior, Alpine Sound System upgrade, LED light package and Black Forest Throwback top from Auto Image. Auto Image started in 1991 and is now the busiest accessory installation shop in West Michigan, employing well over 30 people. The company specializes in sunroof installation and custom leather upholstery, as well as chrome parts, roof racks, spoilers, graphics and pinstriping, side moldings and more.
Limited to 500 units worldwide, don’t miss this featured Great American Muscle Car (MSRP starting at $92,000+). The Super Snake does the zero-to-60-mph sprint in 3.5 seconds and can turn in a quarter-mile time of 10.9 seconds. The special edition model was unveiled at the Ford Motor Company exhibit at the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction and comes five decades after the first Super Snake came off the assembly line. Based on the Ford Mustang GT, the Super Snake combines Ford’s 5.0-liter V8 engine with forced induction for 670 horsepower, although optional superchargers are available to push power output to more than 750 hp. On the outside, the sports car gets a new hood, rockers, spoilers, splitters, grilles, fog lights, rear tail panel and rear diffuser assembly. Additional styling accessories include anniversary stripes and badges. The anniversary theme also continues into the cabin.
From first-glance to lingering looks, the all-new Enclave mid-size luxury SUV arrives in style. By placing timeless design over passing trends, the first-ever Enclave Avenir SUV allows you to experience Buick luxury like never before. With premium craftsmanship, easy-to-access seating for up to seven, and cargo flexibility to take it all with you, the all-new 2018 Enclave mid-size luxury SUV is where time together becomes time well-spent. The Avenir line of vehicles is the highest expression of Buick luxury.
Simplicity that exudes confidence and individuality. The Range Rover Velar leads the way in progressive design. Clean, elegant and distinctive, the vehicle has a striking, contemporary presence. Wherever you go in the Range Rover Velar, eyes will follow. The Range Rover Velar design philosophy is revolutionary. Striking proportions, flush door handles and an integrated rear spoiler all improve aerodynamics. Features including the foil stamped grille give the vehicle’s front profile an undeniable presence.
Here’s a coupon to the show, just because we love ya!