If you’re in America during January then the North American International Motor Show 2011 is held in Detroit. Don’t fret if you miss this as Houston, Portland, Washington and Philadelphia are all host to international motor shows too.
Montreal, Brussels and Cairo each host their own motor show in January with Brussels catering for commercial vehicles and motorcycles too.
The Chicago Auto Show takes place during the month of March. Visitors and residents of Osaka in Japan can go along to see the Osaka Automesse Show whereas the Canadians can enjoy the Canadian International Autoshow being held in Toronto.
There are plenty more car shows to be seen in March. Seoul is host to an international motor show with the same taking place in Geneva and Belgrade.
At Calgary, Canada, you can go along to see the International Auto and Truck Show.
Zagreb International Motor Show takes place n April, whilst Dallas and New York each have their own events to cater for the locals.
Amsterdam International Motor Show 2011 is held during April, as is the Shanghai Auto Show in China.
As summer creeps closer, Barcelona and Kiev International Motor Shows for 2011 place in May.
Take a trip to London in June to see the London Motorexpo, taking place at Canary Wharf.
Sofia International Motor Show and Buenos Aires International Motor Show 2011 offer alternative options if you happen to be in the area.
In Moscow, the Auto Salon is held during the month of September whilst in Frankfurt, the 64th International Motor Show is taking place. Nitra Motor Show 2011 also takes place in September.
If you plan to be in either Bucharest, Johannesburg or São Paulo during October then you’re in luck.
The Bucharest International Motor Show and Johannesburg International Motor Show follow roughly the same format whilst the International Transport Industry Trade Fair takes place in São Paulo.
For a more Mediterranean feel, head to Athens in November when the International Motor Show gets underway, the Lisbon International Motor Show is another option r slightly further afield you will find the Transpotec Logitec event in Milan, an auto show in La and the 42d Tokyo Motor Show, held in Tokyo.
Head to the sunshine state of Florida in December if you like the sound of a Performance Racing Industry Tradeshow.
Another Auto show in Japan plus one in Bologna keeps all angles covered in the last month of the year.
If you are travelling for holidays then you might even be able to catch one of the motor shows in a different country. If you plan to take a driving holiday, make sure your car insurance is completely organised beforehand, helping to avoid any nasty surprises.
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