Detroit kicked off the new year with a bang, unveiling dozens of new, updated, and concept cars at the massive North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). Consumer Reports was on site for the initial reveals, ahead of the public days, to get an early look at the fresh sheet metal.

Cutting through the hype and hoopla, our experts have narrowed the field down to the select few models that stood as the most significant. The ones car shoppers and enthusiasts want to take note of. We present here, the best cars of the 2016 Detroit auto show.

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