The Truth About Cars » auto shows http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sun, 07 Feb 2016 18:00:45 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » auto shows http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Doug Drives: Why Do We Still Do The Auto Show Thing? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/why-do-we-still-do-the-auto-show-thing/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/11/why-do-we-still-do-the-auto-show-thing/#comments Mon, 30 Nov 2015 19:00:20 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1232097 I am writing to you today from Los Angeles, California, which is currently 65 degrees Fahrenheit (also known as 1.4 million degrees Celsius) and home to approximately 800 Mercedes G-Wagens per square mile (6.7 million G-Wagens per square kilometer). I have been driving around Los Angeles for about a day and a half now, and […]

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I am writing to you today from Los Angeles, California, which is currently 65 degrees Fahrenheit (also known as 1.4 million degrees Celsius) and home to approximately 800 Mercedes G-Wagens per square mile (6.7 million G-Wagens per square kilometer). I have been driving around Los Angeles for about a day and a half now, and […]

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Fiat Passes on Milano Auto Show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/11/fiat-passes-on-milano-auto-show/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/11/fiat-passes-on-milano-auto-show/#comments Mon, 18 Nov 2013 14:45:18 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=654162 If you were hoping to celebrate an early Christmas in Milan with Signore Marchionne next year, you’re out of luck: Fiat has declined an invitation to show at the 2014 Milano Auto Show in light of the weakened local market. The Italian half of the Italo-American mashup stated that the shows in Paris, Frankfurt and […]

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If you were hoping to celebrate an early Christmas in Milan with Signore Marchionne next year, you’re out of luck: Fiat has declined an invitation to show at the 2014 Milano Auto Show in light of the weakened local market. The Italian half of the Italo-American mashup stated that the shows in Paris, Frankfurt and […]

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2012 New York Auto Show Preview http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/03/2012-new-york-auto-show-preview/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/03/2012-new-york-auto-show-preview/#comments Sat, 31 Mar 2012 13:00:44 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=437097 Among journalists, the New York Auto Show is consistently a favorite on “the circuit”. Is it the interesting product size of the Javits Center? Of course not. It’s the chance to have an OEM fly you out to New York, put you up at a luxury hotel, wine you, and dine you. Unless you’re TTAC, […]

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Among journalists, the New York Auto Show is consistently a favorite on “the circuit”. Is it the interesting product size of the Javits Center? Of course not. It’s the chance to have an OEM fly you out to New York, put you up at a luxury hotel, wine you, and dine you. Unless you’re TTAC, […]

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Who Cares About The Phoenix Auto Show? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/who-cares-about-the-phoenix-auto-show/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/11/who-cares-about-the-phoenix-auto-show/#comments Sun, 27 Nov 2011 17:17:01 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=420113 No one cares, at least not among the automotive press, as to what happens at the  (Phoenix) “Arizona International Auto Show” held every year over Thanksgiving weekend. There are no world or US product launches, no concept cars on display, and only a few attractive booth babes. Just a bunch of production (or almost ready […]

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No one cares, at least not among the automotive press, as to what happens at the  (Phoenix) “Arizona International Auto Show” held every year over Thanksgiving weekend. There are no world or US product launches, no concept cars on display, and only a few attractive booth babes. Just a bunch of production (or almost ready […]

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The Booth Babe Chronicles: Punch Buggy Black And Blue http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/05/the-booth-babe-chronicles-punch-buggy-black-and-blue/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/05/the-booth-babe-chronicles-punch-buggy-black-and-blue/#comments Sun, 09 May 2010 10:01:37 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=355826 Automotive marketing – marketing in general, really – fascinates me. I have a business degree with a focus on marketing and spent many years studying the commercial machine of capitalism, along with the psychology behind getting you to buy. The whole thing is extremely thought-provoking (such as Mike Rowe) and often more than a little […]

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Automotive marketing – marketing in general, really – fascinates me. I have a business degree with a focus on marketing and spent many years studying the commercial machine of capitalism, along with the psychology behind getting you to buy. The whole thing is extremely thought-provoking (such as Mike Rowe) and often more than a little […]

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The Booth Babe Chronicles: Psychology Of Auto Show Marketing, With Special Emphasis On Gender-Related Issues http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/04/the-booth-babe-chronicles-psychology-of-auto-show-marketing-with-special-emphasis-on-gender-related-issues/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/04/the-booth-babe-chronicles-psychology-of-auto-show-marketing-with-special-emphasis-on-gender-related-issues/#comments Sun, 25 Apr 2010 11:35:22 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=354223 Thank you so much for the warm welcome last week! I appreciate all your comments and encouragement and look forward to sharing more about auto show life with you. A comment on my last column caught my eye. The gist of it was why bother with “booth babes” or professional presenters at all? Why not […]

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Thank you so much for the warm welcome last week! I appreciate all your comments and encouragement and look forward to sharing more about auto show life with you. A comment on my last column caught my eye. The gist of it was why bother with “booth babes” or professional presenters at all? Why not […]

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