Central Florida International Auto Show rolls into East Orlando Thursday
The 2015-Model Central Florida International Auto Show is cruising into Orlando's Orange County Convention Center Thanksgiving weekend.
"From Lamborghini to Fiat, this four-wheel extravaganza will feature hundreds of the newest cars, crossovers, trucks and SUVs, as well as high-end exotics, a Camp Jeep off-road test track, plug-in electric rides, a kid's driving course and more," according to a press release.
Visitors at the auto show can see more than 350 of the newest vehicles, without pressure to make a purchase, and will also have the option of checking under the hood and sitting in the driver's seat, among other things, with these new models. Models of cars in pre-production will also be showcased at the auto show.
Post photos of your favorite cars on various social media accounts using "#OrlandoAutoShow" to get a chance to win an iPhone 6 on Dec. 1.
For sports fans in attendance, Anthony Bowie of the Orlando Magic will be offering free clinics Friday though Sunday. The clinics will take place from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and those interested can sign up at the auto show.
Visitors will be able to ask manufacturer representatives questions about these latest models if they so choose.
The Central Florida Auto Dealers Association, Inc. owns the auto show, while Motor Trend Auto Shows, LLC, is responsible for presenting it.
The auto show will begin on Thanksgiving Day and run from noon to 9 p.m. It will run from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday; from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday; and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday.
Admission to the car show is $10 for adults; $5 for seniors 62+, military (with any Department of Defense ID) and students (under 21 with a valid school ID); and $3 for children ages 7 to 12, while children 6 and younger receive free admission.
Sunday is Family Day at the auto show, and all children under $12 get in free with a paying adult.
You can buy advance, electronic tickets at www.AutoShowOrlando.com.
The Orange County Convention Center is located at 9800 International Drive.