Vancouver, B.C. – The 2018 Vancouver International Auto Show opened its doors to consumers, auto enthusiasts and members of the media. With more than 400 new vehicles and some of the most exciting, fastest and flashiest cars in the Show’s 98-year history, the 2018 event is shaping up to be one of the most significant in recent memory.

A highlight of the Vancouver International Auto Show is the annual press tour which showcases the latest that the automotive industry has to offer, and for this year, it included a record number of debuts from the world’s leading automakers, including the following:

Cadillac Escala (concept)
Mitsubishi Esclipse Cross (Western Canadian)
Outlander PHEV (Western Canadian)
Ford Mustang Bullit (Production)
Subaru 2019 Ascent (BC)
2018 BRZ ts (BC)
2018 WRX STI RA (BC)
Hyundai KONA (Canadian)
KIA 2019 Forte (Prototype)
2019 Sorento (BC)
Toyota 2019 Corolla Hatchback (Canadian)
Genesis GV80 (Concept)

BMW MW X4 (North American)
M5 First Edition (Canadian)
Rolls Royce 2018 Phantom EWB VIII (Canadian)
Refreshed MINI 3 door, 5 door and Convertible (BC)
Karma 2018 Karma Revero (Western Canadian)
Weissach Group Koenigsegg Agera RS (Western Canadian)

Please note: media intending to cover the Vancouver International Auto Show can check in at the official Auto Show Media Centre – Room 203, Convention Centre West for daily accreditation.

Media check-in will be available a half-hour prior to the public opening of the Auto
Show, each day.

Show hours are as follows:
Wednesday, March 28: 12:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Thursday, March 29: 10 AM – 9:30 PM
Friday, March 30: 10:00 AM – 9:30 PM
Saturday, March 31: 10:00 AM – 9:30 PM
Sunday, April 1: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Media Contact:
Kelly Gleeson
LBMG
604.240.6231 (cell)
KGleeson@lbmg.ca