The Los Angeles metropolitan area houses movie stars, sprawling beaches, Disneyland … and some of the worst traffic in the country. As most big-city dwellers can attest, if you’re going to be sitting in hours of bumper-to-bumper traffic, you better love what you’re sitting in. To kick off the 2022 Los Angeles Auto Show, our team of automotive journalists got an early look at the roster of all-new and refreshed vehicles during the show’s media preview day to see what Angelinos and Americans elsewhere might be stuck in as the new year turns over and such cars hit dealer lots.
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While many auto shows have been dominated by all-electric vehicles, large SUVs and pickup trucks recently, a healthy mix of pure EVs, hybrids and gas-powered cars of all sizes are making their grand entrance in La La Land this year. Get the full rundown below, and make sure to dig into the vehicles that catch your attention with our impressions and videos straight from the show floor.