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Auto show finale

Today marks the last day to visit the Tampa Bay International Auto Show and feast your eyes on some pretty cool new vehicles. They are all waiting at the convention center in downtown Tampa. Let this list of "best" 2013 vehicles whet your appetite.

Best affordable small car: Honda Fit

Best efficient mid-sized sedan: Nissan Altima

Best hybrid: Ford C-Max Hybrid

Best new "old" cars: Dodge Dart, Chevrolet Impala

Best sound system: Audi Allroad

Best fuel economy truck: V-6 Ram 1500

Bestselling car (forecast): Toyota Camry

Bestselling truck (forecast): Ford F-150

Best 0-to-60 car under 3 seconds: Lamborghini

Best minivan for safety: Volkswagen Routan

Sources: U.S. News, C/Net, Time, AOL Autos, Green Report, Forbes, USA Today.

>>If you go

Tampa Bay International

Auto Show

When: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today

Where: Tampa Convention Center, 333 S Franklin St.

Tickets: Adults (13 and older) are $9; military (with any DOD ID) are $5; senior citizens (62 and older) are $5; and children 12 and younger get in free.

Something else: Save $1 and get a free one-year subscription to Motor Trend by buying your ticket online (print it out and bring it with you) at

www.autoshowtampa.com.



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Auto show finale 12/08/12 [Last modified: Saturday, December 8, 2012 3:31am]

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