It doesn’t mean a thing … unless it is fully loaded with bling appears to be the overriding theme for the luxury vehicles appearing at the Detroit Auto Show in a report from AP posted on the Huffington Post.
Scintillating accents are pervasive in the vehicles on the floor this week in Detroit. Features seen previously only on deluxe vehicles are cropping up on mainstream cars too. Advancements in technology are enabling automakers to pile on the eye candy in some surprising places. and it is not all about the looks either.
It is inexpensive but distinctive, providing automotive eye candy that can even boost gas mileage or improve safety. Bling isn't new, but advancements in technology and design are allowing automakers to do more of it and move it from luxury cars into the mainstream.
"You've got form and function with the beauty," says IHS Automotive analyst Rebecca Lindland.