Geneva Motor Show will not take place next year

Geneva Motor Show will not take place next year

June 30, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The organizers of the motor show in Geneva said they would not host the event next year.

As they noted, many automotive manufacturers surveyed said they probably would not attend the 2021 event and would prefer it to be held in 2022.

“The auto industry is currently undergoing a difficult period of time, and participants need time to recover from the effects of the pandemic. In addition, there is no guarantee that the current situation will allow the organizers of the exhibition to attract more than 600,000 visitors and 10,000 journalists next spring, ”the committee of the Salon International de l’Automobile Foundation said.

This outcome did not suit the Swiss government: the auto show is the largest exhibition in the country. Each year, this event brings $ 206 million to the treasury of Geneva.

As a result, the Geneva auto show will be held online for the second year in a row.

In addition, it was recently noted that the Italian company Lamborghini refused to participate in car dealerships. This decision is due to the fact that