Where to contemplate the latest car concepts? Check out the world's 7 biggest motor shows!

09/28/2018

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These 7 motor shows below are the largest and most popular ones in the world!

Auto fairs or auto/motor shows are the events which are one of the best chances for car manufacturers to embrace the heart of car enthusiasts.

On the flip side, those events are most awaited by auto lovers where they can witness the latest technologies and edge-leading models of the future.

Motor shows can be considered to be the joint bridge to bring these two together with their own perks. And no wonder there are myriad auto fairs hosted every year to cater to the love car enthusiasts and also give the car makers a playground to introduce their upcoming models.

Below is the list of the 7 most popular motor shows in the world right now.

1. Paris Global Motor Show

This is the first-ever Motor Show in the world which was established in 1898.

Now it is the playground for car designers to bring in their latest concepts.

Figures from the 2016 event showed more than one million people joined the show, making it the most visited auto show ever.

Next month the Paris Global Motor Show will celebrate its 120-year anniversary at Centre des Expositions Porte de Versailles from 4 to 14.

Showcar at Paris Global Motor Show

This is the first-ever Motor Show in the world which was established in 1898.

2. Frankfurt Motor Show

You can also call it the Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (IAA). This is considered to be the biggest auto show in the world.

This motor show, however, was divided into two since 1991. One is for commercial vehicles showcased in Hanover on even-numbered years. The other is also hosted in Germany but in the city of Frankfurt on odd-numbered years and for passenger vehicles only.

Visitors at a Frankfurt Motor Show

This is considered to be the biggest auto show in the world

The Frankfurt Motor Show confines its focus on exhibiting latest models that are home to multitudinous innovations, which attain mass interest from car enthusiasts from all around the world.

In 2017, there were up to 810,000 visitors to the show, which was thanks to a long journey of endeavoring since the 1800s.

Model beside a show car at Frankfurt Motor Show

The Frankfurt Motor Show confines its focus on exhibiting latest models that are home to multitudinous innovations

3. Chicago Auto Show

The most renowned motor show in America lasts around 10 days for each event and attract more than 1 million visitors coming to contemplate over one thousand vehicles.

It annually takes place in a 100,000 square meter piece of land in McCormick Place.

If the Chicago Auto Show is in your consideration, schedule your time to join the next event on 9 February 2019. It lasts for 9 days and will end on 18 Feb.

Inside the Chicago Auto Show

It annually takes place in a 100,000 square meter piece of land in McCormick Place

4. Auto China

The Auto China also known as the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition lies among the largest motor shows in the world though its birth was quite much later compared to others. It first came into action in 1995.

According to the figures, there are about 815,000 attendants annually paying a visit to the show. To gain such a large number. The event forms partnerships with about 16000 exhibitors from various countries. Normally, there are about 1,100 models are showcased at the China International Exhibition Center, China.

a displayed car at Auto China show

The Auto China is also known as the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition

Despite welcoming lots of foreign brands, the auto show is quite overwhelmed by up to 70% of the showcased models coming from Chinese manufacturers.

The next Auto China Show will last from 21 to 28 April 2019.

two models posing beside a show car at Auto China show

There are normally 70% of show cars from domestic manufacturers

5. Tokyo Motor Show

Transforming from a show which was only for commercial cars in the 1950s, Tokyo Motor Show now has expanded its categories to welcome other kinds of car as well.

It is, at present, the auto fair which attracts the largest number of attendants in Japan.

The show is home to various introductions of new concepts and latest cars in each of every event.

two models posing beside a show car at Tokyo Motor Show

It is, at present, the auto fair which attracts the largest number of attendants in Japan

6. Geneva Motor Show

Geneva, the capital of Switzerland, was a special attraction for the country. The Geneva Motor Show held every year in this capital city works as something that even perks its attraction up.

Car manufacturers often take the show as a chance to bring in their new concepts and models.

Its stands at Palexpo Convention complex can house up to thousands of cars and a whopping 700,000 attendants. Figures from the 2016 Geneva Motor Show unveiled about 180 new technologies, which treated the visitors well.

Next year the event will start from 7 and end at 17 March 2019.

Geneva Motor Show - one of the largest auto shows on earth

Car manufacturers often take the show as a chance to bring in their new concepts and models

7. North American International Motor Show

Here comes the largest North America’s auto show. Every year this event attracts more than 800,000 attendants who come to admire models from over 180 auto brands.

The North American International Motor Show praises the love for new technology and innovation and its partnership with Techstars Mobility secures its message: Come here to behold the technologies of the future.

Show car at North American International Motor Show

 Every year this event attracts more than 800,000 attendants who come to admire models from over 180 auto brands

The show takes place at the Cobo Center, Detroit, Michigan USA.

Next year’s show will be hosted from 14 to 27 January 2019.

Video: 2018 North American International Auto Show | Domestics

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