2012 Detroit Auto Show Highlights: Day 1 (PHOTOS)

The North American International Auto Show press preview week kicked off in Detroit Monday.

Highlights of the show from the local Big Three automakers are expected to be Chrysler's new Dodge Dart, which is bringing some employment back to Detroit factories, the redesigned Ford Fusion, and Cadillac's ATS sedan.

Foreign automakers will also have their goods on display. Nissan is returning to the Detroit show for the first time in four years to debut its new Pathfinder.

Luxury vehicles and the ever-popular concept cars will also roll out at Cobo Center. Check out the highlights from the Detroit auto show below and let us know what you think in the comments.

2012 Detroit Auto Show Highlights Day One