The 98th Vancouver International Auto Show features sports cars and all the latest vehicles from March 28 to April 1 at the Vancouver Convention Centre in 2018. Running for just under a week, the Auto Show features something for all car lovers and their families. On display will be all kinds including exotic sports cars like the Aston Martin, Alpha Romeo, Lamborghini and Porsche, plus the full range of the latest models by Toyota, Ford, GM, Honda, BMW and other international car makers. The Vancouver International Auto Show is owned and operated by the New Car Dealers Association of BC (www.newcardealers.ca). It is British Columbia’s largest new model showcase for the Canadian automotive industry Housing an increased number of vehicles , stalls and exhibits means show patrons get to experience all the automotive world has to offer; the latest from Manufacturers, classics, exotics, or customs. Being family friendly is always important and there are various interactive elements like test drive zones, simulators, and a collector car auction. You can also enter to win a vehicle, racing packages and other prizes in various competitions, and prize draws. The Auto show prides itself on being a family show, There will be the Volkswagen play are where you can leave the kids and come back for them. ”
For antique car buffs, there is also a collection of fine classic cars. Presented by the Vintage Car Club of Canada’s Vancouver Chapter, the Classic Alley section includes a variety of classic vehicles.
In addition to practical cars and exotic roadsters, the Auto Show also showcases a few recognizable individual vehicles. In 2015 there was the Mystery Machine van from the Scooby Doo movie and in 2016 there was a replica of James Bond 007’s Aston Martin DB5 as well as a black full-sized Batmobile tribute car.
The Vancouver International Auto Show takes place at the Vancouver Convention Centre West, at 1055 Canada Place by Thurlow Street.
Admission to the 2018 Auto Show on weekdays is $17 for adults, $13 for students and seniors, $5 for children ages 7 to 12, free for kids 6 and under, and $37 for a family of four with two adults and two children ages 12 and under.
Admission on the Saturday and Sunday is slightly more, at $20 for adults, $14 for students and seniors, $6 for children ages 7 to 12, and $42 for a family.