Miami Beach Car Show 2009

Miami Beach Car Show 2009

39th Annual South Florida International Auto Show

October 23rd-November 1st, 2009 Miami Beach Convention Center

The largest and most anticipated auto expositions in the country, will serve as the venue for national product introductions by Volvo, Jaguar and Saab. This year’s show will also feature over 1000 models including cars, trucks, vans and sports utility vehivles enthusiast wait all year to see.

Visitors will see more than 40 of the worlds leading manufactures. New models for 2010 include the Hyundai Equus, the Lexus RX Hybrid, the Volkswagen Jetta TDY and the Official Show car for this years event, the 2010 Cadillac SRX.

This years show will offer the opportunity to test drive Ford, Land Rover and general Motor’s latest models including the Fiesta and Land  rover’s range Rover, range Rover Sport and LR4. Also featured will be GM’s Catillac CTS Sport Wagon, Chevy Camaro SS, Chevy Equinox, GMC Terrain and many more.

Ford’s Ride & Drive

Will be Friday October 30 from 3 pm to 7 pm. Saturday October 31 from 11 am to 6;30pm, and Sunday, November 1 from 11 a.m to 6:30pm.

A Show NOT TO MISS.

There is also MEMORY LANE, with hundred of old school cars, as well as MILLION DOLLAR Alley displays the most exotic and luxurious models on the market. The Car Boutique also offers an array of auto and home accessories available for purchase.

Miami has always been an attractive market for manufacturers to exhibit their newest designs,” said Gary Feil, show chairman of this year’s 39th annual event. ‘We’re pleased that some of the manufacturers will be unveiling their models for the first time at our show.”

Volvo C30-R-Design

New Volvo C30 R Design

New Volvo C30 R Design

Volvo will introduce its C30-R-Design and its C70. Highlighting the C30-R-Design is the new chassis which is considerably sharper making steering more precise. Volvo’s C70 is an elegant coupe combined with a sporty convertible. Bodywork details such as the front wings have been redesigned and the nose is more wedge-shaped. The interior features an instrument panel that has been redesigned, giving it a wider, sleeker look.

Jaguar XJ 2010

Jaguar XJ 2010

Jaguar XJ 2010

Jaguar’s 2010 XJ will make its North American auto show debut in South Florida. The XJ’s lightweight aluminum structure makes it at least 300 pounds lighter over steel body construction, and it’s made with 50 percent recycled material. The XJ comes in both standard and long wheelbase models. The long wheelbase provides rear-seat passengers with an additional five inches of legroom without compromising the truck space.

In addition to the manufacture displays on the main floor, visitors can explore other popular exhibits throughout the convention center. Memory Lane celebrates automotive history while Million Dollar Alley displays the most exotic and luxurious models on the market. The Car Boutique also offers an array of auto and home accessories available for purchase.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $3 for children 6-12. Discount tickets are available at participating new car and truck dealerships and McDonald’s restaurants in Miami-Dade and Broward counties.

The South Florida Automobile Dealers Association, which today comprises more than 220 dealerships in Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach and Monroe counties, has been the official sponsor of the South Florida International Auto Show since its inception in 1971.

For more information on this year’s event, contact Show Coordinator Cliff Ray at 305-947-5950 or visit the auto show’s Web site, www.southfloridaautoshow.net.

SPECIAL
MILLION DOLLAR ALLEY – Aston Martin, Ferrari, Lotus, Porsche and Rolls Royce will be among the extravagant lines featured in this exhibit.

MEMORY LANE – More than 20 classic cars, some dating back nearly half a century will be on display.

For more info here is my honest Review of the Miami International Auto Show