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Northwood U's auto show is Oct. 15-17

November 15, 2010

MIDLAND, Mich.—Billed as North America’s largest outdoor new-car auto show and produced by university students, Northwood University’s 47th annual international auto show is Oct. 15-17 at the university’s flagship campus. Admission and parking are free. 

More than 450 domestic and international cars, trucks, recreational vehicles, vans, and experimental and specialty vehicles will be displayed; and an automotive aftermarket exhibit and classic car show will be held Oct. 17. This year’s theme is "Electrify the Drive, Sparking a Global Revolution."

Also, a VIP panel of industry leaders will discuss the state of the automotive industry and predict future trends at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 15. That is followed by the show’s opening ceremony and ribbon cutting at 1 p.m.

Show hours are 1-6 p.m. Oct. 15, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 16, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 17. About 55,000 visitors are expected.

For more details, visit the university Web site, or call (989) 837-4823.