“This is still - maybe not at the level it was prior to the pandemic - but it’s still the number one show in the world," he said.
The evening remained peaceful however, with two huge-scale events event happening just feet away. Evening gowns and tuxedos walked past picket signs downtown.
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The displays are up and the vehicles are ready to roll at this year's North American International Auto Show at Huntington Place in Detroit.
“The alternative is bad for our autoworkers, bad for our companies, bad for our city, bad for our state," the mayor said.
Detroit Auto Show Chairman Thad Szott said they're ready for an exciting auto show but know that the idea of a UAW strike will have an impact. However - he said they're putting the finishing touches on Huntington Place to make the 2023 Detroit Auto Show one of the best of all time.
Plan where you'll park for the North American International Auto Show before you head to Huntington Place in Detroit for the event.
If workers strike, one of the first places they picket may be in front of the Detroit Auto Show next week.
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There are also promises of new debuts from the Detroit Three who have plenty of new cars and trucks in development.
The annual awards goes to three different models that were named top in their class.
During a Detroit Auto Show hoverboard demonstration, the board flipped into the Detroit River.
"There is more construction going on in this city than there's been in 50 years," Duggan said. "And people who haven't been here in two or three years say, 'I can't believe everything that's new.'"
The cockpit is an open experience and is designed to be more like a car where you can see around you.
It is all about the kids and that's why Ferrick will tell you there is no fundraiser like it. The event goes beyond the mind-blowing car creations, big-name music acts and glitzy ensembles.
The public show is Sept. 17-25, with exhibits at both Huntington Place where the main showroom is and Hart Plaza which will have Monster Trucks, a gaming lab, and of course the world's largest rubber duck.
The XTurismo hoverbike is essentially a drone that carries humans.
The all-new Ford Mustang has a fighter jet engine-inspired cockpit, a feature that allows you to rev the engine from your key fob, and an electronic drift brake. With a V8 engine and 480 horsepower, it is the most powerful Mustang ever.
Whitmer, who also made a political speech at the auto show today, stopped to talk to our Roop Raj about the tech on display. She mentioned the industry's push for electric vehicles and the role our state plays in the change.