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Electric, Diesel on Display at Detroit Auto Show

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Electric, Diesel on Display at Detroit Auto Show

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Electric, Diesel on Display at Detroit Auto Show

Electric, Diesel on Display at Detroit Auto Show

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The Chevrolet Volt electric concept car is on display at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Jan. 9, 2007. Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Chevrolet Volt electric concept car is on display at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Jan. 9, 2007.

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Electric and diesel cars are getting attention as auto manufacturers promote their newest vehicles at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The show opens Saturday. Paul Eisenstein of CarConnection.com, tells Renee Montagne what's new at this year's show.