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GM's high hopes for new Corvette

14 January 2013 Last updated at 09:55 GMT

The North American International Auto Show opens in Detroit this week, with much focus on re-invigorating the US luxury car market.

Ford has recently re-launched its Lincoln brand, and General Motors is looking for this to be a prime opportunity to boost sales with its latest Corvette model.

Michelle Fleury reports.