First of the major car shows of the season, the Frankfurt auto show opens its doors to the public on September 13. The great mass of the European automotive business is the first and one of the most important to present a first yearly picture of the industry.
The Frankfurt Motor Show, called IAA, is not new. In fact, the first traces of a German autoshow gets back some 115 years ago, while eight vehicles was demonstrated. Today, the area has more than one million square feet, and welcomes thousands of cars around the world.
For the 2013 edition (remember that the Frankfurt Motor Show takes place every two years, alternating with the World Auto Paris), more than 12,800 journalists have been accredited to attend the press days during which 330 exhibitors will unveil nearly 90 world or European premieres.
During the ten-day event, no less than 950,000 visitors will cross the turnstiles.
Obviously AutoGO.ca is on site and gives you full details on all of these unveilings.
Volkswagen to electrify for Frankfurt with e-Golf and e-up! models
Kia announces the unveiling of the Niro in Frankfurt
Volvo Concept Coupé is an ode to the classic P1800
Audi Sport quattro concept marks 30th anniversary of original classic coupe
Audi gets serious in Frankfurt
Volkswagen Golf variants launched in Frankfurt
2014 Porsche 918 Spyder, a plug-in hybrid supercar
Volvo's new Drive-E powertrains to be launched this fall
Infiniti targets the compact luxury-car market
The Jaguar C-X17 presented at Frankfurt Auto Show
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe presented at Frankfurt Auto Show
Kia unveils Niro Concept as well as updated Sportage and Optima in Frankfurt
New Hyundai i10 launches in Frankfurt
2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale is… special
2014 Nissan Rogue gets a makeover
Honda Civic Tourer presented at Frankfurt Auto Show
Chevrolet at the 2013 IAA Frankfurt Auto Show
Subaru WRX Concept presented at Frankfurt Auto Show