Auto Shows

Uganda: Maddox to Headline Vintage Auto Show

Renowned Ugandan reggae maestro, Maddox Sematimba, is set to be the headline act at this year’s Vintage and Classic auto show slated for July 29 at Sheraton Kampala hotel. According to the organizers, the Namagembe singer and his band are currently in rehearsals to ensure they deliver their best performance. The event has so far attracted a display of over ... Read More »

Team of 11 for Uganda auto show

PHOTO | COURTESY Nairobi-based motorcycle enthusiast Micky Bassi (right) with Peter Wanday of the Alfa Romeo Owners Club. A team of 11 Kenyan motoring enthusiasts will compete in the sixth edition of Uganda Vintage and Classic Auto Show in Kampala. The 11, led by Peter Wanday, will compete in the event set for July 29 at Sheraton Hotel in Kampala. ... Read More »

Detroit-based auto show talent agency follows Toyota to Plano

Plano residents may not have heard of Productions Plus, but if they’ve been to the State Fair of Texas, they’ve likely seen the talent agency’s spokespeople working the auto show. This year, an estimated 150 brand ambassadors will interact with fairgoers as they represent automotive brands such as Toyota, Lexus, Nissan and Volkswagen, among others. The staffing agency, which specializes in supplying ... Read More »

2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe and Cabrio to debut at 2017 Frankfurt auto show

Mercedes-Benz’s S-Class sedan has been updated for 2018 with some visual tweaks to the exterior and cabin, plus a revised powertrain lineup. The automaker has confirmed that similar changes will be introduced to the 2-door S-Class models, also for 2018. Prototypes for the updated S-Class Cabriolet, as well as the updated S63 Coupe and S63 Cabriolet from Mercedes-AMG, have already been spotted. 2018 Mercedes-AMG S63 Coupe facelift ... Read More »

Detroit-based auto show talent agency follows Toyota to Plano

Plano residents may not have heard of Productions Plus, but if they’ve been to the State Fair of Texas, they’ve likely seen the talent agency’s spokespeople working the auto show. This year, an estimated 150 brand ambassadors will interact with fairgoers as they represent automotive brands such as Toyota, Lexus, Nissan and Volkswagen, among others. The staffing agency, which specializes in supplying ... Read More »

Cobo Center lands Detroit auto show through 2025

Cobo Center — and the City of Detroit — can breathe easy knowing that the convention center will continue to host the Detroit auto show for the next eight years. That means the North American International Auto Show, arguably Detroit’s most widely recognized events, will continue to take place at the convention center through 2025. That’s important because the auto ... Read More »

Domestic car sales down 11.24% in June, shows SIAM data

Domestic passenger vehicle sales declined by 11.21 per cent to 198,399 units in June from 223,454 units in the same month last year. Domestic car sales were down 11.24 per cent to 136,895 units as against 154,237 units in June last year, according to data released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM). Motorcycle sales last month, however, rose 2.18 per cent ... Read More »

Cruise night spotlight Massive “bucket list” car show touches down in Wisconsin

Attendees of one of the America’s largest collector car shows mill around a sample of the more than 2,200 cars on display. (Iola Car Show) Situated 230 miles north of Chicago, the small town of Iola, Wisconsin hosts one of the largest annual antique car shows in the country. The three-day Iola Car Show will honor the 50th anniversary of the ... Read More »

Watch The ‘Tech And Auto Show’: Audi A3 Cabrio, Volvo S90, Honor 8 Pro vs One Plus 5 & More

The Tech And Auto Show on CNN-News18. (Image: News18.com) On this episode of The ‘Tech And Auto Show,’ we get you the review of the Audi A3 Cabriolet along with the comparison between Honor 8 Pro vs Oner Plus 5. The Audi A3 Cabrio is the most budget friendly open tops in the country. There is also the Volvo S90 ... Read More »

Volo Auto Museum to end car shows, plans expansion

The fifth annual VooDoo A-Go-Go car show will be the last show held on the grounds of the Volo Auto Museum, 27582 Volo Village Road. Museum officials’ expansion plans are behind the decision to end car shows, although twice annual car corrals are expected to continue. Courtesy of Richard Coyne Schultz The last car show on the grounds of the Volo ... Read More »