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DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15: The Acura NSX Concept is shown at the 2013 North American International Auto Show media preview at the Cobo Center January 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.
DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15: The Acura NSX Concept is shown at the 2013 North American International Auto Show media preview at the Cobo Center January 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.
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Yesterday according to THE BLADE Vice President Joe Biden gave a speech about the future of the American auto industry at the 2014 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). The 2014 NAIAS is being held at Detroit's Cobo Arena, and it is open to the public on January 18th, and ends January 26th. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan stood on stage before the Vice President gave his speech. He referenced the $80-billion assistance to Chrysler and General Motors in 2009 helped save the industry and created more than 380,000 jobs.

Today 2014 North American International Auto Show starts the Charity Preview sponsored by Charter One and RBS Citizens Bank. VIP Ribbon cutting ceremony is sponsored by Comcast, MGM Grand Detroit, cars.com, Pandora and Sprint Velocity. The Studio 25 After Party at NAIAS is presented by OPPORTUNITY DETROIT. Social Media sponsor MLive Media Group and Advance Digital Media Group.

"Proceeds directly benefit a wide range of children's charities. Funds raised will support services for children of all ages from birth to 18. Since 1976, the Charity Preview has raised more than $91 million for southeastern Michigan children's charities - over $47 million of which was raised in the last 10 years alone.For more information on Charity Preview, call 888.838.7500."

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Acura TLX GT
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Acura TLX GT

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: The new Acura TLX GT is revealed at the press preview of the 2014 North American International Auto Show January 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 5000 journalists from more than 60 countries are expected to attend. The 2014 NAIAS opens to the public on January 18th and ends January 16th.

Acura NSX Concept
Acura NSX Concept Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images

Acura NSX Concept

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15: The Acura NSX Concept is shown at the 2013 North American International Auto Show media preview at the Cobo Center January 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 6,000 members of the media from 68 countries are attending the show this year. The 2013 NAIAS opens to the public January 19th.

2014 BMW Z4
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2014 BMW Z4

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: The 2014 BMW Z4 is revealed at the 2013 North American International Auto Show media preview at the Cobo Center January 14, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 6,000 members of the media from 68 countries are attending the show this year. The 2013 NAIAS opens to the public January 19th.

limited edition Dodge Challenger Shaker
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limited edition Dodge Challenger Shaker

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: Sarrah Fegan shows off the limited edition Dodge Challenger Shaker at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) on January 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show opens to the public January 18-26.

Atlas Concept truck
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Atlas Concept truck

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15: Ford introduces the Atlas Concept truck at the North American International Auto Show on January 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show will be open to the public January 19-27.

2015 GMC Canyon midsize truck
2015 GMC Canyon midsize truck Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images

2015 GMC Canyon midsize truck

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 12: The all-new 2015 GMC Canyon midsize truck makes its world debut on the eve of the Press preview of the 2014 North American International Auto Show January 12, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The NAIAS opens to the public on January 18th and ends on January 26th.

2015 Genesis
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2015 Genesis

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 13: Hyundai introduces 2015 Genesis at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) on January 13, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show opens to the public January 18-26.

Infinity Q30 concept car
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Infinity Q30 concept car

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: Workers look over an Infinity Q30 concept car during a media preview day at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) on January 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show opens to the public January 18-26.

GT4 Stinger
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GT4 Stinger

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 13: Kia introduces the GT4 Stinger concept at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) on January 13, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show opens to the public January 18-26.

Kia Soul with the DC Comics package
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Kia Soul with the DC Comics package

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: Angel Palizio dusts a Kia Soul with the DC Comics package during the media preview at the North American International Auto Show on January 14, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show will be open to the public January 19-27.

Lexus RCF
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Lexus RCF

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: The 2015 Lexus RCF is revealed at the press preview of the 2014 North American International Auto Show January 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 5000 journalists from more than 60 countries are expected to attend. The 2014 NAIAS opens to the public on January 18th and ends January 16th.

Lincoln MKC crossover concept
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Lincoln MKC crossover concept

DETROIT, MI, - JANUARY 14: The new Lincoln MKC crossover concept vehicle makes its world debut at the media preview of the 2013 North American International Auto Show at the Cobo Center January 14, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 6,000 members of the media from 68 countries are attending the show this year. The 2013 NAIAS opens to the public January 19th.

Mercedes S-Class Coupe
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Mercedes S-Class Coupe

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 13: Mercedes introduces the S-Class Coupe concept at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) on January 13, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show opens to the public January 18-26.

Mercedes SCG AMG Black Series
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Mercedes SCG AMG Black Series

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: Visitors look over a Mercedes SCG AMG Black Series during the media preview at the North American International Auto Show on January 14, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show will be open to the public January 19-27.

Mercedes E-Class Coupe
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Mercedes E-Class Coupe

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 15: Mercedes shows off their new E-Class Coupe during the media preview at the North American International Auto Show on January 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show will be open to the public January 19-27.

Nissan Sports Sedan
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Nissan Sports Sedan

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 13: Shiro Nakamura, Nissan Senior Vice President and Chief Creative Officer, introduces the Nissan Sports Sedan Concept vehicle at the press preview of the 2014 North American International Auto Show January 13, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 5000 journalists from more than 60 countries are expected to attend. The 2014 NAIAS opens to the public on January 18th and ends January 16th.

Porsche's new 911 Targa
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Porsche's new 911 Targa

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: Porsche's new 911 Targa is displayed at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) on January 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show opens to the public January 18-26.

Q50 Eau Rouge
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Q50 Eau Rouge

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: Infinity introduces the Q50 Eau Rouge concept car at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) on January 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show opens to the public January 18-26.

Subaru WRX STi
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Subaru WRX STi

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: The new Subaru WRX STi is introduced at the press preview of the 2014 North American International Auto Show January 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 5000 journalists from more than 60 countries are expected to attend. The 2014 NAIAS opens to the public on January 18th and ends January 16th.

Subaru WRX STi Rear View
Subaru WRX STi Rear View Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images

Subaru WRX STi Rear View

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: The Subaru WRX STi is revealed at the press preview of the 2014 North American International Auto Show January 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 5000 journalists from more than 60 countries are expected to attend. The 2014 NAIAS opens to the public on January 18th and ends January 16th.

Audi Offroad Concept vehicle
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Audi Offroad Concept vehicle

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 13: The new Audi Offroad Concept vehicle is revealed at the press preview of the 2014 North American International Auto Show January 13, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 5000 journalists from more than 60 countries are expected to attend. The 2014 NAIAS opens to the public on January 18th and ends January 16th.

Toyota FT-1 Concept
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Toyota FT-1 Concept

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 13: The new Toyota FT-1 Concept is revealed at the press preview of the 2014 North American International Auto Show January 13, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 5000 journalists from more than 60 countries are expected to attend. The 2014 NAIAS opens to the public on January 18th and ends January 16th.

Volvo XC Coupe Concept
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Volvo XC Coupe Concept

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 13: The Volvo XC Coupe Concept vehicle is shown at the press preview of the 2014 North American International Auto Show January 13, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 5000 journalists from more than 60 countries are expected to attend. The 2014 NAIAS opens to the public on January 18th and ends January 16th.

1962 Ford Mustang 1 concept car
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1962 Ford Mustang 1 concept car

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: For the 50th anniversary of the Ford Mustang, Ford has on display the 1962 Ford Mustang 1 concept car which later evolved into the Mustang production car at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) on January 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show opens to the public January 18-26.

2015 Chevrolet ZO6 Corvette
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2015 Chevrolet ZO6 Corvette

DETROIT, MI - JANUARY 14: A visitor looks over engine options on display next to a 2015 Chevrolet ZO6 Corvette at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) on January 14, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The auto show opens to the public January 18-26.