IAA 2021 in Munich: New, decentralized trade fair concept – Munich

In 2021 the car fair will move to Munich. The new, decentralized concept aims at sustainable mobility, but lanes should be reserved in the city for the motor show. Bavaria’s Prime Minister Markus Söder (CSU) seems to know something about selling. “A cool presentation” is the image film for the International Motor Show (IAA), which […]

Chinese electric car manufacturer Byton stops production

Byton Design boss Benoit Jacob presented the M-Byte at CES in January. (Photo: AP) Shanghai The corona crisis is putting Chinese electronics manufacturer Byton under pressure. The company, which was founded three years ago with ambitious expansion plans, announced on Tuesday that production would be suspended from July 1 in order to reorganize itself. “The […]

New concept for the IAA – Seven cities have hopes

Dusseldorf A total of seven cities are now applying for the future direction of the International Motor Show (IAA). This was announced by the organizing association of the automotive industry (VDA) on Wednesday. Berlin, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Hanover, Cologne, Munich and Stuttgart hope that they will be awarded the contract as the future IAA city. The […]

Munich: The city is full even without the IAA – Munich

There is not much going on on Munich’s streets at peak times, rents keep increasing, healthy coexistence is becoming increasingly difficult. The IAA will contribute to the rest. It is basically good news that the German auto industry is not giving up the IAA, as was once the subject of discussion: The most important industry […]

Bloomberg weak, Biden strong – morning briefing

Good morning dear readers, the American version of democracy says that billionaires are replacing billionaires as presidents. At least that was the hope of the media-heavy Michael Bloombergwho went to the US yesterday “Super Tuesday” belated entry into the pre-election campaign – for the Democrats against Donald Trump, It’s a New Yorker’s fight against a […]

Munich should protect the car fair from total damage

IAA in Frankfurt (archive picture) Daimler and Volkswagen accept that Munich is the home of BMW; the advantages seem too great. (Photo: AP) Now the decision has been made: The next IAA, still the world’s most important auto show, will take place in Munich in 2021. The industry association VDA had been looking for a […]

IAA: Munich wins the contract

IAA 2017 in Frankfurt Germany’s large auto show can bring half a billion euros in sales to the region. (Photo: AP) Munich, Dusseldorf Munich has been awarded the contract for the International Motor Show (IAA). The industry association VDA decided on Tuesday in Berlin. So Berlin and Hamburg go empty-handed, which were also in the […]

Iveco builds electric and fuel cell trucks in Ulm

Stuttgart The Iveco plant in Ulm has been awarded the Nikola TRE electric truck. The company announced this now. The Nikola TRE is a battery-electric heavy-duty truck, and at the same time the first step towards the planned fuel cell truck. Iveco builds the model for the parent company CNH Industrial. Last autumn, CNH became […]

The end of the IAA is not bad news (neue-deutschland.de)

The IAA was held in Frankfurt for decades and shaped the cityscape: in the days of the exhibition, every underground station and almost every house wall was used for advertising in the automotive industry. Photo: Arne Dedert / dpa The other day I was a little irritated on a main street. Something was different here […]

CSU Launches Internet Campaign Against Speed ​​Limit

Berlin The CSU receives support from the CDU for its campaign against a speed limit on German motorways. “A general speed limit is wrong. Wherever there is a risk of accident or noise protection, we already have a strong limitation. So it makes no practical sense, ”said Thomas Bareiß, CDU federal board member and parliamentary […]