Press Releases

Press releases will be updated throughout the year. We welcome the media to explore our stories about the Connecticut International Auto Show, including the models on the show floor, the newest technologies to be featured, and the latest safety innovations that have been developed. Feel free to download any stories you wish to use or any of the media we have provided.  For additional press info please contact Chris Russell at 781-343-1661.


Vehicle Trends at the 2018 Connecticut International Auto Show – More Focus on Technology and Family

Hartford, CT (October 5, 2017) – In the market for a new car?  Curious about new vehicle trends?  Find what you seek at the 2017 Connecticut International Auto Show, the state’s largest new car showroom, for three days only – Friday, November 17th through Sunday, November 19th – at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford.

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Connecticut Auto Show Features Local CT Businesses – Cobras, Camaros & Carriages, Oh My!

Hartford, CT (October 2, 2017) – For one weekend each November, the Connecticut International Auto Show transforms the Connecticut Convention Center into the state’s largest new car showroom. Crowds flock as major manufacturers proudly display their newest models featuring state-of-the-art technological innovations.

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The 2018 Connecticut International Auto Show Plugs In, Old School

Hartford, CT (September 27, 2017) – Each November the Connecticut International Auto Show exhibits the newest in automotive technologies.  This year, though, amongst these innovative hybrids and EVs, one stands out – and it was built 95 years ago.

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Connecticut International Auto Show’s Online Box Office Now Open

Hartford, CT (September 20, 2017) – The online box office to the 2017 Connecticut International Auto Show is now open! For three days only – Friday, November 17th through Sunday, November 19th – the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford transforms into the state’s largest new car showroom. Purchase your tickets now at www.CTAutoShow.com.

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Key Findings: The Power of Auto Shows

Auto Shows Influence Opinions and Decisions

  • 64% of attendees say they are in the market to buy a car or truck in the 12 months after the show (up from 57% in 2014)
  • 56% of attendees who purchased new vehicles post show said the show influenced their decision (from 51% two years ago)

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