DETROIT–The Friday night gala at the Cobo Center for the 2012 North American International Auto Show raised $3 million for children’s charities and kids’ programs in Southeast Michigan. Music, lights, celebrities, dancing, beverages and food, beautifully garbed crowds — all against a backdrop of fabulous cars.
Detroit has hosted an auto show for over a century. For the first several decades of its existence, however, the show’s focus was strictly regional. Then, in 1987, a visionary group of auto dealers within the Detroit Auto Dealers Association (DADA) asked a bold question: Why not make the event truly national in scope? For […]
On Sunday, the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) 2012 opened its doors to more than 5,000 journalists from 55 countries this morning, who witnessed the unveiling of 27 vehicles never before seen. And that’s just the start – NAIAS show organizers said they expect approximately 40 total new-vehicle introductions before the show opens to […]