Tag Archives: Auto

Are Auto Shows a thing of the past?

The Auto Show circuit kicked off, as always, with the 2019 Detroit International Auto Show. which for the first time in decades, it was missing … The Auto Show circuit kicked off, as always, with the 2019 Detroit International Auto Show. which for the first time in decades, it was missing some big names. Audi, BMW, Mercedes, Volvo, Porsche, Jaguar ... Read More »

Philadelphia Auto Show Returns With Largest Collection of East Coast Debuts in Recent Years

The Philadelphia Auto Show proudly returns to the Pennsylvania Convention Center February 2-10. Key highlights of this year’s Philadelphia Auto Show include the return of 37 global manufacturers to the show floor displaying their latest product to hit the market as well as an array of additional displays featuring exotic vehicles, super cars, classic automobiles, after-market rides, Hollywood cars and ... Read More »

Detroit auto show offers glimpse of future without the sedan. You want a utility vehicle or sports car?

Bill Pugliano | Getty Images The Ford exhibit is shown at the 2018 North American International Auto Show January 16, 2018 in Detroit, Michigan. More than 5,100 journalists from 61 countries attend the NAIAS each year. The lineup at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit next week offers a glimpse of what new car lots are going to ... Read More »

Suzuki Swift Strong Hybrid Showcased At 2018 Indonesia Auto Show — Will It Come To India?

Suzuki has showcased their ‘Strong Hybrid’ version of the Swift hatchback, at the ongoing Indonesia Auto Show. The Suzuki Swift hybrid, however, has already been on sale in the Japanese market since 2017. In terms of design, the Swift hybrid looks identical to the standard version of the hatchback, apart from some minor changes. These include a new honeycomb mesh grille ... Read More »

The Woodward Dream Cruise auto show brings families together

The Woodward Dream Cruise is an annual retreat in August where classic car enthusiasts show off their prized possessions to more than a million spectators from as far away as Dubai, Australia and Canada. PETRINA GENTILE/THE GLOBE AND MAIL The Woodward Dream Cruise is one of the largest auto events in the world. It’s an annual retreat in August where ... Read More »

Classic cars: Model T club shows off collection at auto show

ALPINE LAKE — They called themselves the Four Vagabonds. No, it wasn’t a 1950s singing group. It wasn’t even the ‘50s. Think 40 years earlier. “Between 1915 and 1924, Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, Harvey Firestone and John Burroughs, calling themselves the Four Vagabonds, embarked on a series of summer camping trips.” That’s according to TheHenryFord.org. They drove Ford Model T ... Read More »

Howes: Diminishing auto show forcing change, radical remake after 30 years

(Photo: Robin Buckson, The Detroit News) Detroit’s gonna have to wait a dozen days before the fate of its hometown auto show is official, but this much is clear: the nearly 30-year run of the North American International Auto Show is reaching the end of the road. Automakers are choosing off-site locations to reveal major new products, mostly because they can maximize ... Read More »

Howes: Creative opportunities abound in Detroit as carmakers ditch auto shows

If auto shows are a thing of the past, what’s next for the annual North American International Auto Show in Detroit? CREDIT NATHANAL PHOTOGRAPHY / FLICKR – HTTP://BIT.LY/1XMSZCG After nearly 30 years, big changes are in the wind for the North American International Auto Show. Daniel Howes, Detroit News business columnist, says that it’s crucial for the organizers of the show, the ... Read More »

Goodwood turns up the heat on traditional auto shows

Visitors to the Goodwood Festival of Speed will get to see and hear the new Aston Martin DBS Superleggera in action this week. On the face of it, the Goodwood Festival of Speed is a small specialist show held in a rural corner of southern England. In reality, this motorsport-themed event is attracting global manufacturers by offering far more than ... Read More »

Auto sales zoom in June, aided by new car launches, low base due to GST

Passenger car market leader Maruti Suzuki’s domestic sales (excluding vans, commercial vehicles) rose 45.32% last month. Photo: Reuters Mumbai: Automobile sales that grew in May picked up further speed in June, aided by new model launches and the low base of the previous year. India’s top five carmakers, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd, Hyundai Motor India Ltd, Tata Motors Ltd, Mahindra and ... Read More »