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BREAKING: Fire breaks out at Cobo, Detroit Auto Show evacuated

Instant gratification can be an amazing thing, a fact evidenced once again by the always-on-top-of-things nature of Twitter. Apparently, Detroit Auto Show attendees were evacuated from Cobo Hall a short time ago after a reported electrical fire broke out at the Audi exhibit. Says the official NAIAS Twitter feed:Jeremy Korzeniewski

Detroit 2010: Smart USA's Jill Lajdziak says lifestyle message can boost sales

During the blur of the Detroit Auto Show this week, we checked in with fresh Smart USA president Jill Lajdziak to see what the boss has to say about her new job, sales of the fortwo in the U.S. and what's up with the al

Detroit 2010: A closer look at the Mustang's 5.0L V8

Ford's 5.0L V8 – Click above for high-res image gallery

Detroit 2010: BMW Z4 sDrive35is looks far more entertaining than its name

2011 BMW Z4 sDrive35is – Click above for high-res image gallery

Detroit 2010: Cadillac CTS-V Coupe might just be our best-of-show [w/VIDEO]

2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe – Click above for high-res image gallery

Detroit 2010: Anti-Tea Party Protesters make their voices heard in the cold

While sucking down one of our favorite stimulants in the frigid air outside Cobo Hall, we heard a lone voice across the street scream, "Screw the tea-baggers!" Naturally, we had to investigate.

Detroit 2010: GMC Acadia Denali piles on the frosting

2011 GMC Acadia Denali – Click above for high-res image gallery

REPORT: January's Detroit Auto Show to be loaded up with political VIPs

After General Motors and Chrysler required a combined $80 billion in government assistance to keep their doors open, many speculated that Uncle Sam would want to keep a hand in the carmaking cookie jar. While it is debatable how much control (a lot) the White House and Congress have over the Detroit automakers, it certainly appears that our politicians have taken a keen interest in the nation's auto industry.