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Auto show drives into town this week
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March 26, 2014 11:53 AM | 4222 views | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend | print
The 32nd annual Atlanta International Auto Show will take place today through Sunday at the Georgia World Congress Center’s C Building, 235 Northside Drive downtown, next to the Georgia Dome.

The event will include more than 400 new import and domestic cars, light trucks, vans and sports utility vehicles. There will be factory and dealer representatives on hand to answer questions. There are a wide variety of styles: luxury cars, economy cars, family cars, sports cars, hybrids, electric vehicles, convertibles, limited-production cars, light trucks, vans and four-wheel drive vehicles.

Participating lines are Acura, Aston Martin, Audi, Buick, BMW, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Ford, GMC, Honda, Hyundai, Infiniti, Jeep, Kia, Lamborghini, Lexus, Lincoln, Lotus, Maserati, McLaren, Mitsubishi, Mazda, Mini, Nissan, Ram, Scion, Subaru, Toyota and Volkswagen.

Features include:

o Hyundai will display its “The Walking Dead” customized Hyundai Elantra coupe Zombie Survival Machine. Designed by show creator/writer Robert Kirkman and fabricated by Design Craft, it has modifications to survive a zombie apocalypse.

o Camp Jeep will offer show goers the chance to ride along the biggest attraction on the showroom floor. Resembling an off-road trail, Camp Jeep is equipped with obstacles that emulate the “great outdoors” from the showroom floor.

o The 2015 F-150 will be on display, and F-150 expert Brandt Coultas will be coming to the show from Ford headquarters in Dearborn, Mich., to discuss the No. 1 selling truck in the country for 37 years and the future of pickup trucks.

Tickets to the show, which are cash only at the door, are $10 for adults, $5 for children 6 to 12 and free for kids under 6. Seniors 55 and older can get a 50 percent discount on tickets Thursday. Other discount coupons are available online through

For more information, call (770) 916-1741, email or visit

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