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Old 01-14-2009, 10:39 PM   #8
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In and around the show:

Rick Wagoner holds a cheerful scrum with some journos:

GM Styling Chief Ed Welburn:

Hangin' with Mr. Csere:

Jim Press confounds my autofocus:

Lamborghini boss Stephan Winkelmann:

"Hey Smitty, sup?"

Chinese manufacturers BYD and Brilliance erected booths that blocked most of the entrance to the GM area. Signs were necessary:

GM plowed a fleet of vehicles through its first press conference. Blink and you'll miss 'em!

Despite cutbacks in swag and flash, some automakers continued to cater. Here is VW's breakfast offering:
Some old BMWs
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