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In Pictures: Glitz and glamour at the Shanghai auto show

New models from German and Japanese and many Chinese auto makers abound at the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition

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A man takes a picture of his son in front of an AUDI S6 car during the 15th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition in Shanghai April 21, 2013.

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Audi display at the Shanghai auto show. Germany's Audi is bracing for long stagnation in Europe, though trusts that continued growth in China will help offset slumping auto demand in its core region, its CEO said on Saturday.

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Models pose by Toyota cars at the 15th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition.

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A man looks at the interior of a Nissan car during the 15th Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition in Shanghai April 21, 2013.

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BYD E6 electric car

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A child takes a picture of a model as she poses next to a Great Wall Motors car.

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Geely KC concept car

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A Great Wall H7 SUV is unveiled at the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition.

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Alpha 7 car, left, with an @ANT2.0 concept car shown on the screen, made by Chinese auto maker Chery.

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A worker from Jaguar stitches a steering wheel cover at the Shanghai auto show.

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Visitors stroll around vehicles the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (AUTO Shanghai) in Shanghai, China Sunday, April 21, 2013.

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Mazda's new CX-5

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A security guard stands near a Mercedes-Benz Unimog at the Shanghai auto show.

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A driving simulator at the Buick booth

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Workers dressed as ancient Chinese soldiers take photos at the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition (AUTO Shanghai) media day in Shanghai, China Saturday, April 20, 2013.

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Lamborghini CEO Stephan Winkelmann unveils new Lamborghini Aventador 50th Anniversary model

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JAC Motors RS car

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Visitors look at an engine model displayed at the Shanghai auto show.

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Icona Vulcano

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Peugeot C-Elysee

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A K-9 police officer and a sniffer dog patrol at the venue of the Shanghai auto show

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Visitors crowd the Shanghai International Automobile Industry Exhibition in China Sunday, April 21, 2013.

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A Great Wall H7 SUV on display at the Shanghai auto show. The Chinese brand, which exports SUVs to 80 countries, unveiled the H7 and its sister sport model, the H6, on Saturday ahead of the Shanghai auto show.

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Hawtai Motor Boliger SUV at the Shanghai auto show.

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