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What to expect at this weekend's Manila International Auto Show

What to expect at this weekend's Manila International Auto Show image

Text: / Photos: MIAS | posted March 26, 2012 14:55

All new vehicle models to spice up Philippine roads

This coming weekend will be exciting for car enthusiast and car shoppers alike. Aside from the usual display of their current vehicles already in showrooms, some of the country's top car manufacturers and distributors will be taking to the 2012 Manila International Auto Show to showcase their all-new vehicle models for this year.

MIAS 2012 which will be happening from 10am-10pm on March 29 until April 1,2012. Aside from the Russ Swift Precision Driving exhibition as brought in by Motor Image, the local distributor of Subaru, 34 automotive brands will be present to showcase their model line up for this year. On top of that over 300 cars will be on display for Manila's auto enthusiasts.

Hyundai will be going to MIAS armed with the sporty Hyundai Veloster, the economical Hyundai Eon, as well as the works Genesis Coupe drift car. Ford will have a major presence at the show with the all new Ranger pick up as well as the EcoBoost-powered Explorer. Subaru, while headlined by Russ Swift, will be bringing out their XV crossover, while Chrysler will have the 8-speed A/T 300C. MINI will be coming out with the new Coupe and Roadster, while Audi will be represented by the A1.

The 2012 Manila International Auto Show, the 8th edition of the motor expo, will be held at the west wing of the World Trade Center and will run from March 29 to April 1, 2012. Gates will be open from 10am to 10pm.