NEW YORK, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PIX11 is teaming up with the New York International Auto Show bringing the latest automotive trends, high-tech features, concept cars and dozens of never-before-seen vehicles to its viewers from April 18 – 27.
PIX11 will provide full coverage of the New York International Auto Show and will feature segments from the show floor airing on PIX11 News and pix11.com from April 21 to 25.
Additionally, PIX11 will produce For the Love of Cars: 2014 Auto Show, a 30-minute television special on the New York International Auto Show, hosted by PIX11's Tamsen Fadal with reporting by Andy Adler and Narmeen Choudhury. For the Love of Cars: 2014 Auto Show will air on Friday, April 18 at 6pm. In 2011, PIX11 was awarded with the New York State Broadcasters Association News Award for its coverage of the 2011 Auto Show.
Also on Friday, April 18, pix11.com will preview an exclusive time-lapse video of the week-long set up of the New York International Auto Show, a behind-the-scenes look as the convention floor is created.
"The New York International Auto Show is the largest and one of the most important auto events in the world. Metro New York is one of the nation's largest markets for new car and truck sales, and we are proud to be the broadcast partner to bring all of the newest automotive trends to our viewers," said Rich Graziano, President/GM, PIX11.
The 2014 New York International Auto Show opens to the public on April 18 (sneak preview) and runs through April 27 at the Javits Center on the west side of Manhattan, 11th Ave. between 34th and 40th St. Visit pix11.com for a chance to win show tickets and a private VIP tour.
Show maps, schedules, directions and exhibit information can be found at http://pix11.com/auto-show/#axzz2yCtMehxT.
Founded in 1948 and owned by Tribune Broadcasting, a division of the Tribune Company, WPIX-TV (PIX11) has long been regarded as a groundbreaking station in New York. In 2006, PIX11 became the flagship station of the CW Television Network, and its successful primetime programming, award winning news, extensive library of hit movies, first-run programs, off-network sitcom favorites, quality children's programming and public affairs shows, as well as outstanding event coverage, have contributed to the station's success. PIX11 has earned over 260 Emmy® Awards including two for Outstanding Morning News Program and multiple Awards for Outstanding Newscast. The station has been honored with numerous other awards for excellence in reporting, news coverage, public affairs, specials and features. In addition, PIX11 has been the broadcast home of the New York Mets since 1999. For more information, visit www.pix11.com.
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