Auto Shows

Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Jeep Skipping This Year’s Paris Motor Show

Another three marques in a growing list of Paris departures. As the industry shifts to online showings and private debuts, and the cost for a large auto show stand regularly reaches into the millions, more automakers are deciding to forgo these events entirely. Most recently Lamborghini said it would be skipping the Paris Motor Show, and before that BMW and Mercedes-Benz. Now one ... Read More »

FCA GROUP WON’T BE AT PARIS AUTO SHOW

It’s a story that’s been repeating itself in the past few weeks: manufacturer X decides it won’t be at auto show Y, for reason Z. This week a major automotive company announced it will take a pass on one of the world’ most prominent car shows, the Paris Motor Show, taking place in October 2018. image: https://adserve.atedra.com/static/zone.php?z=9012&u=www.auto123.com/en/news/fca-missing-2018-paris-auto-show/64717/&dc=19483&vi=baaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaad&ord=adstanding_iframe_9012_1527768368679_76449 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles ... Read More »

Electric Vehicles Dominate the 2018 NY Auto Show

The world of electric vehicles (EVs) is expanding, and very new auto shows are bringing a new lineup of EVs to the market. This year was no different, as the 2018 NY International Auto Show brought several EV cars to the show floor. The models vary in price, performance, and features—some with drive assist technology and others completely autonomous. Here ... Read More »

Move the Detroit auto show to October? It’s complicated

While organizers consider moving the auto show from January to October, new data on media coverage suggests the old format ain’t dead yet. The North American International Show generated far more press coverage around the world than any other U.S. auto show or Las Vegas’s trendy CES electronics show, and nearly as much as the traditional 500-pound gorilla, the Frankfurt auto show ... Read More »

Mao’s Red Flag Maker Shows Green Car: Beijing Auto Show Update

The Beijing International Automotive Exhibition is a barometer of the state of the world’s biggest passenger-vehicle market. New cars are launched, startups vie for attention against their multinational rivals. This year’s show is significant for some key reasons: China is beginning to open up its auto market after two decades of restrictions on how much foreigners can own in local ... Read More »

Geneva Auto Show: Bentley enters hybrid territory with Bentayga SUV

Attendees look at a Bentley Motors Ltd. Bentayga luxury vehicle ahead of the 88th Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland, on Monday, March 5, 2018. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg(Bloomberg) On Monday, at a private party prior to the Geneva Motor Show, Bentley Motors Ltd. unveiled the Bentley Bentayga Hybrid. This is the first vehicle in Bentley’s family of cars to ... Read More »

Detroit Auto Show Organizers Consider Rescheduling the Century-Old Event

Rumors that America’s premier auto show, the North American International Auto Show, aka the Detroit Auto Show, is contemplating moving its visit to “The D” have surfaced once again. This time, it looks like the show’s management may choose to host the legendary event in October instead of January. These rumors come after Mercedes-Benz joined the long list of automakers who ... Read More »

Re-creation of 1950s Auto Shows throwback to the Golden Age of American automobiles at OKC Auto Show

The Oklahoma City International Auto Show will be held March 9-11 in the Bennett Event Center at Oklahoma State Fair Park. More than 50 cars from the 1950s will be on display. Photo provided by OKC Auto Show. The 1950s were considered a golden age for the automobile, and many of those gems of American engineering will be on display ... Read More »

2019 Mini Cooper S Hatchback And Cooper S Convertible Get A Facelift, To Debut At Detroit Motor Show

The British premium automobile manufacturer, MINI has strengthened the progressive character and appeal of its models in the small car segment with a stylishly refined visual appearance and extensive technological advancements with a MINI Cooper Hardtop 2 Door variant, a MINI Cooper Hardtop 4 Door and a MINI Cooper Convertible for 2018. These includes fresh design accentuations, additional customization options and an ... Read More »

CES 2018: BMW, Nissan, Volkswagen, Ferrari To Use Intel’s Autonomous Driving Technology

Intel Corp Chief Executive Brian Krzanich said on Monday 2 million vehicles from BMW, Nissan Motor Co Ltd and Volkswagen AG would use its unit Mobileye’s autonomous vehicle technology to crowdsource data for building maps that enable autonomous driving. The world’s largest chipmaker bought Israeli firm Mobileye last year to compete with peers such as Qualcomm Inc and Nvidia Corp ... Read More »