Tag Archives: Auto

New York auto show postponed for first time since WWII over coronavirus

Organizers of the New York International Auto Show are postponing the 12-day conference until late-August due to the evolving coronavirus outbreak in the U.S. — the first time the annual event has been rescheduled since WWII. The public show, which was set to begin early next month, is now scheduled for Aug. 28 through Sept. 6, the Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association, ... Read More »

Geneva auto show canceled as Switzerland bans large events

The Geneva auto show is being canceled after the Swiss government announced an immediate ban Friday on all “public and private” events in the country involving more than 1,000 people as a measure to halt the spread of the new coronavirus. The measure will last until at least March 15, officials said. Among the events that will be affected are the annual Geneva International Motor ... Read More »

Auto Expo 2020 Live Updates: Mercedes launches its fastest ever AMG car; bookings start at Rs 2.42 crore

Auto expo 2020 India: Luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz launched its faster ever car AMG at the Auto Expo 2020 on Wednesday. Booking starts from Wednesday at Rs 2.42 crore. The car is a four-door coupe and is the world’s fastest series production four-seater. Chinese car manufacturer, Great Wall Motors which is the largest SUV maker in China unveiled SUVs under Haval brand and electric products at ... Read More »

2020 Auto Show showcases latest, greatest models & more

The 2020 Greater Toledo Auto Show is rolling into the SeaGate Convention Centre Thursday, Feb. 6 through Sunday, Feb. 9. The show, presented by The Blade, will feature the newest vehicle models and the latest in automotive technology, plus fun for the whole family. Show highlights include: • Toledo Mud Hen ticket voucher giveaways; • A photo scavenger hunt; • ... Read More »

Chinese brands set to grab auto show limelight

Kolkata: Chinese auto companies are set to make a splash at the India Auto Expo, the flagship industry event held in Delhi every alternate year. A key European car maker will also make a comeback at this edition of the motor show. But American and Japanese firms that have for decades defined the automobile sector across continents will be conspicuous by ... Read More »

The Little Michigan Auto Show That Filled A Major Void

Sharing a suburban Detroit exhibition hall with a bridal show and automotive swap meet, more than 200 cars and trucks, and a few motor cycles were on display this past weekend to fill an unfamiliar void. January has always been the month the giant North American International Auto Show (NAIAS)has been staged in downtown Detroit, where automakers unveil important new ... Read More »

Cobo struggles to find winter replacements for auto show

Only one major event so far is moving into the newly available months created by the North American International Auto Show’s move to June, but Cobo Center’s manager is optimistic. “If I’m being honest, it was a great benefit to us to have the auto show during less-attractive months with regards to weather and season,” said Claude Molinari, Cobo’s general manager. “We’re trying ... Read More »

Updated Pininfarina Battista Debuts At Turin Auto Show

Minor tweaks for Italy’s most powerful car. Automobili Pininfarina basically stole the show earlier this year during the Geneva Motor Show, where it revealed its stunning all-electric hypercar Battista. It’s the company’s first-ever standalone production model, which will be sold globally and is also the most powerful car ever to come from Italy. Now, the Battista is getting an updated look which will ... Read More »

Uber partners with Bajaj Auto to launch new category quadricycle ‘Qute’

Cab aggregator Uber has announced the launch of its new category, a quadricycle, known as Bajaj Qute on UberXS in partnership with Bajaj Auto. It is a driver plus three passenger quadricycle, which is a four-wheeled motor vehicle that is smaller and lighter than a passenger car. The UberXS is a brand-new category in the India South Asia region. The ... Read More »

The Coolest Vintage Cars of the 2019 Geneva Auto Show

Old-school rides are often deployed at auto shows, used by the automakers that produced them as tangible links to their heritage—especially when they want to evoke said heritage in promoting a new vehicle. They’re also used as stand candy by various companies to lure unsuspecting journalists and potential customers into their booths, and as templates for dreamers looking to be ... Read More »