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In pictures: Hot shots from Auto China 2012

Some of the cars that caught our eye at the Beijing automotive show.

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A model stands next to a Lamborghini sports car at Auto China 2012 in Beijing. Global car makers are counting on China to maintain growth in their premium offerings, even as all the signs point to an overall slowing in the world's largest auto market.

Jason Lee/Reuters

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A Jeep Wrangler 'Dragon' Design car.

Vincent Thian/AP Photo

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Visitors look at a model standing next to a BMW i3 concept car.

Andy Wong/AP Photo

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Toyota's latest NS4 Plug-In Hybrid concept car.

Vincent Thian/AP Photo

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A Mercedes-Benz Smart car.

Jason Lee/Reuters

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A model sits in a Haval E concept car from China's Great Wall Auto.

Jason Lee/Reuters

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Models pose next to a Mercedes Benz concept style coupe.

Andy Wong/AP Photo

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The Renault Captur concept car.

Andy Wong/AP Photo

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A security guard looks at an Infiniti Emerg-E concept car.

Andy Wong/Ap Photo

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A BYD e6 electric sedan. BYD Co., China's second-largest domestic car brand, showed off this updated electric sedan that it says can travel 190 miles (300 kilometers) on a charge.

Andy Wong/AP Photo

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A BMW i8 Spyder.

Alexander F. Yuan/AP Photo

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The Smart For-Us Pickup concept car.

Vincent Thian/AP Photo

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