2020 NY Auto Show “Unfeasible,” Organizers Decide

2020 NY Auto Show “Unfeasible,” Organizers Decide

What was the only major car show left for 2020 has now pulled the plug, organizers acknowledging that holding the New York International Auto Show this year is “unfeasible.” One of the four tier-one shows in the U.S., typically attracting close to 1 million visitors...
Mercedes Goes Online with Concours de Zoom

Mercedes Goes Online with Concours de Zoom

It’s a lousy year, let’s face it, for classic car fans. Traditional events like the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the Greenwich Concours, the Quail: a Motorsports Gathering, and other A-List events have been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, and others,...
Honda Planning to Show 2021 Odyssey in New York

Honda Planning to Show 2021 Odyssey in New York

The world debut of its refreshed 2021 Odyssey is now scheduled to take place at next month’s New York International Auto Show. Throughout the years, Honda has sold more than 1.1 million Odyssey minivans and the 2021 version of Honda’s “Ultimate Family...
Coronavirus Could Scuttle Geneva Motor Show

Coronavirus Could Scuttle Geneva Motor Show

Like other major auto shows around the world, this year’s Geneva Motor Show will be significantly downsized, as many as 13 top-tier automakers already announcing they won’t participate. But now, there’s a question of whether the first big European car show of the year...
Mercedes-Benz Pulling Out of 2020 New York Auto Show

Mercedes-Benz Pulling Out of 2020 New York Auto Show

Mercedes-Benz has been steadily withdrawing from participating in auto shows around the world, the latest being the 2020 New York International Auto Show in April. Now New York joins Detroit and Chicago on the list of major North American shows the German automaker...
Another Automaker Abandons the V-8

Another Automaker Abandons the V-8

Way back in the late 1970s, when twin oil shocks and the then-new Corporate Average Fuel Economy mandate forced automakers to start focusing on energy efficiency, conventional wisdom had it that the V-8 would soon vanish. It didn’t quite work out that way and the...
Kia Offers First Look at New “Global Small SUV”

Kia Offers First Look at New “Global Small SUV”

At the Seoul Motor Show in March Kia unveiled two concept vehicles hinting at how it plans to bookmark its SUV line-up. Now, it’s offering a pair of renderings that appear to show what the smaller of the two Korean concepts will actually look like in production. The...