Tag Archives: Shows

Budget 2019 shows govt wants you to buy electric cars and here are the five best ones coming soon to India

The 2019 Budget showed us that the government is all fired up about transforming India into a global EV manufacturing centre. Who could have imagined Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announcing an additional tax benefit of Rs 1.5 lakh on the interest paid on loans taken for the purchase of electric vehicles (EVs)? But yes, this has happened. Besides, the government is also ... Read More »

Ohio dealer’s car shows are ‘where it’s at’

Maxton’s event attracts hundreds of vehicles — just Chevys, please — and potential customers. The undertaking begins early on a Friday morning. Jeff Mauk and roughly a dozen employees at Jack Maxton Chevrolet in suburban Columbus, Ohio, begin clearing their entire lot of hundreds of vehicles, moving them from positions of prime real estate to another lot behind the dealership. ... Read More »

ROE Carbon series LED panels selected for US auto shows

Moving LED video walls, created with ROE Visual LED products including lightweight Carbon Series LED panels, have been used by Creative Technology in auto shows in North America in 2019. The video walls created for CT partners at Imagination, a global brand experience partner, and Ford, were seen in live press events at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, held ... Read More »

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 »

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: 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 »

WHAT’S GOING TO HAPPEN TO AUTO SHOWS?

Audi is the latest manufacturer to say it’s leaving the Detroit auto show, at least for now. When BMW unveiled a redesign of its M5 sport sedan in 2011, the car had to jockey for attention among nearly 50 production vehicles debuting at the Frankfurt auto show. Last year, the automaker went a very different route to generate buzz for the sixth- generation M5 without ... 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 »

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 »