Big Three Models Turning Heads

The Saturn Aura isn't the only model generating electricity at the auto show. The Volt, a Chevrolet gasoline-electric prototype that executives say isn't many years away from production, wowed spectators.

Published: 12-Jan-2007

General Motors Corp. has a certain "Aura" about it these days.

Often hounded by critics for not having any "real" direction throughout its product lines, GM has made it a point at this year's North American International Auto Show in Detroit to prove it's on a path to profits.

Helping lead the charge is the automaker's Saturn Aura, a 2007 midsize sedan, which a group of 49 journalists from the U.S. and Canada named "North American Car of the Year."

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