Notitarde.- Car manufacturers, high tech companies and suppliers will show, from September 12 to 22 in the Frankfurt lounge (Germany), his proposals for present and future mobility, in a framework in which there will be outstanding absences of brands.
For this edition, The Volkswagen Group is expected to present its news and make announcements about your million dollar investments. This time it will foreseeably be more focused on the image change that opens as a brand.
The Tuesday and Wednesday will also be conferences reserved for journalists which are credited in each edition of Frankfurt, which alternates every year with the Paris Motor Show.
There, German brands when playing at home tend to exhibit more muscle, at a time when most manufacturers begin to seriously consider whether the continuity of the halls is necessary due to their high cost.
Chinese brands will attend
The Japanese Toyota, Lexus, Mitsubishi, Nissan or Mazda will not be present; nor the South Korean Kia or the Italian-American group FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles), among others.
The Hall wants to go beyond the premieres of models and the presentation of prototypes, aims to be the meeting point of the new mobility ecosystem.
In the 168 thousand square meters it will occupy nearly 800 exhibitors from 30 countries will be distributed. China ranks first with 79 companies compared to 73 of the last edition.
Electric mobility as a center
Electric propulsion, necessary to comply with the restrictive European emission regulations that will enter into force in 2020, It will focus most of the news that is presented.
But, according to Salon organizers, Francfort wants to be more than an automobile industry marketing action, so it has also opted for new formats.
A) Yes, conferences on automation, connectivity, clean and sustainable mobility are scheduled, artificial intelligence, infotainment, smart cities and collaborative economy, which will be taught by 200 top-level executives.
There will be an area where hundreds of thousands of visitors will be able to try the novelties of 13 brands (among them the American Tesla); In addition, there will be exhibitions on the entire mobility value chain, and the magic of classic cars.
As a novelty, guidance will be offered for students and people interested in the world of automotive and mobility.
The scenario of the conceptual
Among the vehicles that can be seen highlights the Audi AI: Trail, a new concept car of what is an electric 4 × 4; the BMW Vision M Next, a plug-in hybrid that anticipates future M electrified; the first electric of the Spanish brand Cupra (owned by Seat), the Tavascan; the first electrified Lamborghini (the Sian with 819 hp) and the Taycan, the electric Porsche with which the German brand starts a new era.
Finally tThe German Chancellor Angela Merkel will open on the 12th the Hall, which wants to be boycotted by different environmental organizations; they consider the automobile industry an outdated transportation system that destroys the climate and the environment.