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402, 2014

Kia Soul YouTube SEMA Vehicle shows off at 2014 Portland Auto Show

By |February 4th, 2014|News|0 Comments

From SEMA to the 2014 Portland International Auto Show the Kia 2014 YouTube Soul is a one of a kind video recording booth and multi-screen YouTube player.

The car was designed and customized by Lux Motorwerks under the direction of Harris Publications and RIDES Magazine and features a YouTube paint scheme combining matte white and red, including red accents and logos of the popular video sharing website.

Key customization elements include a wireless keyboard embedded in the rear center armrest, a webcam for high-definition video recording, 10 WiFi-enabled iPad Minis in the rear cargo area and a Mac Mini with high-speed WiFi Hot Spot for instant uploads and streaming.

Come see it in person February 6th through the 9th at the Kia booth!

402, 2014

Allstate® Get There Safe Scavenger Hunt at 2014 Portland Auto Show

By |February 4th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Allstate Insurance is committed to road safety and educating the public about safe driving. By raising awareness about the dangers of texting while driving and distracted driving, Allstate hopes to change the fact that 3,000 teenagers die every year in automobile accidents.  We can work to reduce that number right here, at the Portland International Auto Show!

Allstate Insurance has hidden five safe driving awareness facts around the show to help raise awareness of safe driving behaviors.  Connect with local Allstate Agents and start on a short adventure that will enter you into a sweepstakes for a chance to win one of four tablets, valued at $500 each! You can participate by picking up an entry card at the Allstate booth, or by scanning one of the QR codes attached to each of the illuminated Allstate signs around the show.

It’s easy! Grab your official Allstate Get There Safe entry card, capture […]

302, 2014

Chevrolet Silverado Blazes Trail to the 2014 Portland Auto Show

By |February 3rd, 2014|News|0 Comments

New from hood to hitch, the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado is sure to gather attention at the 2014 Portland International Auto Show. Recently awarded North American Truck of the Year at NAIAS, the new Silverado represents a truck that is engineered to be stronger, smarter and more capable than ever before. The team that designed the new Chevy Silverado went to extremes to design a new truck that would exceed the demands of customers.
“When you combine the innovative features of the new Silverado with comparable pricing to 2013 models and standard scheduled maintenance, Silverado becomes a great choice for pickup customers, helping them save money when they buy – and when they drive,” said Jeff Luke, executive chief engineer for Silverado.
The Portland Auto Show is excited to have this and many more Chevy trucks on display February 6th – 9th!

3101, 2014

Cadillac ELR Charges into the 2014 Portland Auto Show

By |January 31st, 2014|News|0 Comments

Cadillac and the 2014 Portland International Auto Show are excited to be bringing the latest in electric vehicle technology from the Motor City straight to Portland. The Cadillac ELR extended range vehicle has an aggressive, forward-leaning profile that introduces a new, progressive theme and proportion in Cadillac’s design evolution. The overall shape is reinforced by a prominent, sweeping body line accented by 20-inch wheels pushed to the edges of the body.
“The ELR represents a new dimension of Art & Science, the guiding philosophy of Cadillac,” said Mark Adams, Cadillac design director. “Cadillac’s DNA is innovation, with dramatic and provocative design. ELR delivers this in a luxury coupe that stands alone among major luxury brands globally.”
The Cadillac ELR has a range of 36 miles pure electric driving. Thanks to the Extended Range Electric Vehicle (EREV) technology the a full driving range is 340 miles, combining pure electric driving and an efficient, […]

3101, 2014

2015 Aluminum Body Ford F-150 Rolls into the 2014 Portland Auto Show

By |January 31st, 2014|News|0 Comments

Smarter, tougher and more capable is how Ford describes the all new 2015 F-150. The all new take on America’s best selling truck is one we are excited to have on display a the 2014 Portland Auto Show.

The new F-150 features many improvements in technology, fuel economy, and even the body itself. Boasting new aluminum construction, Ford was able to remove up to 700 pounds of weight. Four engine choices allow for an impressive combination of power, capability and efficiency. It will also have 11 new class-exclusive features including 360-degree camera view, integrated loading ramps stowed in the pickup bed, 400-watt power outlets inside the cab, LED headlights and side view mirror spotlights, and remote tailgate release.

While you will not be able to purchase one until later this year, you will be able to see one in person February 6th – 9th at the Portland Auto Show. Be sure to […]

3001, 2014

BMW i3 Born Electric Ride at the 2014 Portland Auto Show

By |January 30th, 2014|News|0 Comments

For the first time in the 105 year history of the Portland International Auto Show you will be able to participate in an all electric vehicle indoor experience: BMW i3 – Born Electric. This event will offer Portland an in-depth first look at the all new BMW i3 electric vehicle. For more information please visit the BMW i3 Born Electric Ride section of our website.

2801, 2014

Kia K900 to be on Display at 2014 Portland Auto Show

By |January 28th, 2014|News|0 Comments

2014 marks Kia’s 20th anniversary in the United States and the all-new K900 is a symbol of how far the brand has come. The K900 represents the next bold example of the challenger spirit that has benefited Kia over two decades of growth and maturation.

Offered with a V6 or a V8 engine, the K900’s list of standard equipment will feature first-class accommodations and advanced technology. The three-spoke leather-wrapped steering wheel is substantial and features controls for audio, cruise control, entertainment, and vehicle information.  A heated wheel is available on the V6 and standard on the V8. First-class in-car entertainment comes standard in the form of a 900-watt Lexicon high-fidelity audio system, the most powerful and advanced system ever offered by Kia.

The Portland Auto Show is excited to have the Kia K900 on display at this years show. Come see it in person February 6th – 9th.

2701, 2014

All New 2015 VW Golf Heads to the 2014 Portland Auto Show

By |January 27th, 2014|News|0 Comments

First unveiled last year, the 2015 Volkswagen Golf represents the latest in the long line of famous hatchbacks from the German automaker. Scheduled to go on sale mid 2014 the Portland International Auto Show is proud to have it on display prior to its release.

Bringing updated looks and an all new power plant to the car, the 2015 VW Golf is wider and longer for more interior legroom. Although this is the seventh generation Golf from VW, it is the lightest model since the third generation in the mid 90s thanks to advancements in vehicle architecture and materials. This helps the 2015 Golf achieve higher fuel efficiency. There will be a multitude of power plant options available ranging from electric to diesel, as well as a turbocharged engine in the upcoming 2015 VW Golf-R.

Stay tuned to the Portland Auto Show website as new vehicle announcements are arriving almost every day!

2701, 2014

Jack Ingram and American Young set to Rock Sneak Peek Charity Preview Party

By |January 27th, 2014|News|0 Comments

The Portland Auto Show is extremely excited to announce that Jack Ingram as well as American Young will perform at the 2014 Sneak Peek Charity Preview Party. Both acts bring a country flavor to the event, which has set to raise funds for local charities.

Jack Ingram, named “Best New Male Vocalist” by the Academy of Country Music in 2008, is the Texas born-and-bred successor to the likes of Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings, yet with a sound that is all his own that was cultivated by years of playing road houses, theaters and stadiums since 1997. Now Ingram remains in the forefront of country music with the new album “Big Dreams & High Hopes.” Sneak Peek organizers are thrilled to have Ingram at the event.

“Oregon and Texas may not have a lot in common on the surface,” said Greg Remensperger, executive director of the Portland Auto Show, who is organizing the Sneak […]

2401, 2014

Land Rover Returns to 2014 Portland Auto Show

By |January 24th, 2014|News|0 Comments

Land Rover Portland is returning to this year’s Show featuring an exciting new lineup of Range Rovers.

Making its west coast premier will be the 2014 Range Rover Autobiography Long Wheelbase. The new Long Wheelbase Range Rover enhances the world’s finest luxury SUV by increasing rear legroom an additional 186mm. The 2014 Range Rover has just been named by JD Power as having the Highest Ranked Appeal among all categories of vehicles, of course as well as the Highest Ranked Appeal in the Large SUV category.

Land Rover will also be featuring the all-new 2014 Range Rover Sport. The new Sport is winning critical acclaim and Top SUV Awards from automotive journalists around the world. Recently, a new 2014 Range Rover Sport broke the long standing production standard vehicle record for the Pikes Peak Hill climb.

Also on display will be the third and smallest model of the Range Rover lineup: the 2014 […]