Dream Cars of the OC International Auto Show

From 552 horsepower super cars to Scandinavian SUV hybrids, preview 10 of the hottest whips that will be on display at the Orange County International Auto Show starting Thursday, October 4.

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McLaren MP4-12C: One of the most rare exotic cars available, the McLaren MP4-12C is the first production car wholly designed and built by McLaren Automotive since the McLaren F1. It can speed to over 200 mph thanks to a twin-turbocharged V8 that produces 592 horsepower.
Ferrari California 30: For the latest incarnation of the stylish California, Ferrari designers shaved 30 kilos of this aluminum-bodied whip while adding 30 extra horses under the hood. Ten random OC Auto Show attendants will win a chance to ride in one (or a Lamborghini) with a professional driver
Chevrolet American Pride Camaro: The "American Pride" Camaro features an artistic representation of the history of American freedom in a custom airbrushed paint treatment, including artistic depictions of military servicemen and women and US Presidents.
Fisker Karma: The Fisker Karma is the world’s first premium electric plug-in hybrid. This four passenger sedan has a top speed in excess of 125 mph and will accelerate from 0-to-60 in 5.9 seconds. In real world driving, the Karma can achieve the equivalent of 100 miles per gallon.
Dodge Dart: The all-new 2013 Dodge Dart, leverages the world-class architecture and DNA of Alfa Romeo and then infuses it with Dodge passion and design, creating an agile, fun-to-drive compact car with mid-size levels of interior roominess and unmatched style, technology, safety and customization.
Volvo XC60 Plug-In Hybrid Concept: According to Volvo, the XC60 Plug-In Hybrid concept can travel up to 35 miles on pure electric power before the 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine kicks in. Choose between three modes: Pure, Hybrid, and Power, where the powertrain’s combined 350 horsepower is made readily available.
ARK Hyundai Veloster SEMA Concept: After being featured at the 2011 SEMA Show in Las Vegas last year, this rally-inspired Veloster hits the LA Auto Show with an upgraded engine, modified suspension and a custom paint scheme.
Coda Sedan: The zero-emission EV sedan will be on display and available for test drives. The CODA sedan provides consumers 120-150 real-world driving miles per charge.
KIA “Slam Dunk” Blake Griffin Optima Hybrid: Taking the Kia-Blake Griffin partnership to the next level, West Coast Customs has created a basketball-themed Optima Hybrid that adds some hardwood flair to Kia’s first-ever hybrid in the U.S (there's even a “Pop-A-Shot” basketball hoop mounted in the truck).
Lexus LFA: Visit the Lexus display to see the $375,000 limited production supercar that first debuted in 2010. It features a 4.8-liter V10 engine that pumps out 552 horsepower and has a top speed over 200 MPH.
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