The 2009 Frankfurt Auto Show is the largest car show in the world. It is hosted by the VW Group and brings hundreds of thousands of car lovers and car makers from around the globe to the venue every year. If you are one among the many who are interested in attending the show this year, then you might be interested to know about some of the upcoming events. Frankfurt Auto Show is scheduled to run from late September to early October. Below is a list of some of the events that will be taking place at the venue during this years show.
The reveal of the new VW Passat has already been announced. Many car lovers and even those who do not have any concept about cars would be excited about the new line of Volkswagen cars. You can take a look at the VW Passat here as well as other Volkswagen offerings. In addition, the show will also introduce the new Eichler cars.
After the debut of the Passat, the world will surely know about the new models from the Volkswagen Group. The firm has also confirmed that it would release two more models in the new year. Among the models that would be released is the Volkswagen I.D that is expected to go on sale in the UK. Apart from that, they have also signed an agreement with the Argentinaan automobile maker, Alcoa.
The new range up for the Golf and Polo categories has also been given a new name. They will be named Golf GTI and Polo GTI. Since both these vehicles have different bodies, it would not make much sense to sell them under the same name. Therefore, instead of using Golf as the name of the model, they will use Polo. So far, there is no word about the prices or any other information on the models.
There have been rumors that the new Golf R will also be launched this year. However, as of the moment, no leaks have been reported. However, there have been rumors that the new R might come with new features. For instance, it could allow the vehicles to park itself. Other rumors state that the new R models will feature bigger badges, revised doors and hoods.
In the second half of the year, there is a new range of vehicles that will be launched. These would include the VW Passat and the VW Beetle. According to a previous article in Auto Express, the VW Passat is expected to be launched sometime around May while the Beetle is expected to hit the streets in the first week of September.
There is no information as to when the new Volkswagen R-line would make its way to the market. But the firm is planning to introduce some new models in the near future. Therefore, expect some news on the same soon enough. For the time being, let us have a look at the car fair that is taking place in Frankfurt. This fair has seen quite a lot of activity over the past few months.
Here are some of the highlights of this exhibition. First of all, it is where manufacturers from around the world come to display their latest models and their plans for the future. The show also serves to educate the general public about the latest technologies being used by manufacturers. It is a one-stop shop for all car lovers. So if you want to get your hands on a new vehicle, make sure that you visit the Frankfurt auto show this summer.