at the Detroit Auto Show, meaning it's time for the automaker to launch a micro-site with an annoying countdown clock. What makes it more annoying is photos of the New Prius have already leaked. So yeah, the countdown clock? Sort of unnecessary at this point. But, if you're suddenly unable to determine the number of days from now until the Detroit Auto Show this may be a helpful tool. Although we kind of expect that isn't so much an issue with Jalopnik readers.