It’s that time of the year again; the international LA Auto Show is back with new car debuts and a ton of new accessories you’re going to want in your garage. It’s the place to check out what’s “hot or not” in the automotive industry and who knows, you may even have one of them parked inside your own custom garage in the future. But, in case that you’re unable to make it, I’ll be there to keep you posted on all the new debuts and products that will be coming in the near future. Now lets talk about what you can expect to see and experience from this years Los Angeles Auto Show.
The expo opens to the public on Nov. 21, but the event kicks off with a preview party, benefiting the Grammy Museum, the night before. From 7-10PM on Nov. 20, you’ll have the chance to preview and celebrate the arrival of new car debuts and concepts from around the world. All proceeds from the exclusive preview party will go to the GRAMMY Museum’s Music Education Program. It’s an event not to be missed.
Once doors open to the public, you’ll have the chance to see and sit in brand new autos from the biggest and best brands in the world. From Ford to Porsche and McLaren to Fiat, you’ll have the opportunity to see the cars and trucks you have been waiting to see all year. This years LA Auto Show will also debut 60 new North American cars, which also includes 30 world debuts from companies like Porsche, Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Chevrolet. Volvo will also premiere its newest innovation, their “Drive Me” autonomous vehicle with autopilot features. The future of automotive is evolving and you can experience it in the LA Auto Show.
Another must see, is the Los Angeles Auto Show’s Aftermarket Hall. This is where you’ll be able to check out what’s new in the aftermarket products that transfer your car from stock machine to a street monster. Learn about new ideas for tuning your car to be the fastest it can be or check out how the many newly available automotive cosmetics trick out your car. There will even be an exhibit to fill your racing needs – with help from the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach and K1 speed – with info about next year’s grand prix and a go-kart track to have a little more fun. Be sure to also indulge in your ultimate garage dreams at the DUB Celebrity Car Showcase where cars from some of North America’s hottest music and sport figures will be on display.
Let your mind wonder and dream about your dream garage while you’re exploring this years exciting LA Auto Show. And if you can’t make it, check out the Motor Trend Garage blog because I’ll be there to keep you posted.