Canadian International AutoShow

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Event date February 15 to 24, 2019 LocationMetro Toronto Convention Centre Official website Official website

See the latest in automotive innovation and style with over 600,000 square feet of dazzling displays and engaging exhibits.

A grey Aston Martin supercar is displayed on the showfloor of the Canadian International AutoShow

5 Thing to Know About This Year’s Canadian International AutoShow

Whether you’re a die-hard gearhead or simply appreciate the allure of a nice car, you can get your automotive fix at the Canadian International AutoShow in Toronto.

With more than a thousand cars, trucks, concept vehicles and classic cars, there’s plenty to see, do and drive. So start your engines and check out these five things to know about this year’s AutoShow:

1. It’s All About Automotive Evolution

This year’s theme, entitled The New Movement, will explore the evolution of the automobile, highlighting advancements in automotive technology. With the rise of electric and self-driving vehicles, the Autoshow will give gearheads the chance to explore exciting future car tech.

2. You Can Take an EV for a Spin

At the EVolution Zone exhibit, you can get behind the driver’s seat of the world’s most exciting electric vehicles and test drive some of the latest EVs on the market! Afterwards, stick around and learn about the future of electric vehicle technology, self-driving cars, ride sharing and more.

3. Auto Exotica

Exotic car lovers can get their fix of rare, avant-garde automobiles at the Auto Exotica exhibit, featuring some the most luxurious vehicles around, including Lamborghinis, McLarens, Bugattis, Bentleys, Aston Martins and other magical marques.

4. Make it a Family Affair

Bring your littlest auto enthusiasts to the Volkswagen Children’s Playcare Centre where they can do arts and crafts, play dress-up and take part in interactive activities. Big kids can cruise over to the Hot Wheels 50th Anniversary exhibit and dive into the kids’ play zone, check out some life-sized Hot Wheels and enjoy tracktacular interactive experiences!

5. There’s Plenty to Eat and Drink

You won’t go hungry at the Canadian AutoShow – we promise! With three food courts featuring a variety of vendors, plus food trucks available outside the Ceremonial Entrance, you’ll have plenty of options to chow down on at lunchtime.

Tickets to the Canadian International AutoShow can be bought at the gate, or online at