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Jan 28, 2015, 18:25 ET

This Week At The Washington Auto Show: Sports Stars, Children's Characters Entertain at D.C.'s largest public show!

Whether or not cars start your engine, there's something to rev you up at The Washington Auto Show®! The largest public show in D.C. and a...

Jan 23, 2015, 16:49 ET

See Sadie Robertson Today at 2015 Washington Auto Show

 Whether or not cars start your engine, there's something to rev you up at The Washington Auto Show®! The largest public show in D.C. and...

Jan 22, 2015, 12:10 ET
Reps. Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.) and Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) welcome a historic gathering of vehicles Jan. 21 to Capitol Hill at the culmination of "Made Across America," which kicked off the Washington DC Auto Show.

Nation's Auto Industry Drives To Capitol Hill For Made Across America Celebration

Reps. Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.) and Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) welcome a historic gathering of vehicles Jan. 21 to Capitol Hill at the culmination of "Made...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:25 ET

2015 Luxury Green Car of the Year, Green SUV of the Year and Green Car Technology Winners Announced

 Green Car Journal has named the Jeep Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel its 2015 Green SUV of the Year™ and the BMW i8 its 2015 Luxury Green Car...

Jan 07, 2015, 18:10 ET

Hyundai "Hands On" Contest Puts Washington In Touch with a New Car!

 Washington's favorite reality show returns! The Hands-On Contest at The Washington Auto Show® will put a handful of lucky Washingtonians...

Jan 06, 2015, 16:12 ET

The Washington Auto Show® Announces 2015 Show Book: "The New Mobility"

Automated automobiles, wi-fi from the passenger seat and driving technology that anticipates and averts accidents. These mindboggling machines we...

Jan 06, 2015, 14:45 ET

Washington Auto Show's Public Policy Preview Days: Industry in Full Throttle

 As the "public policy show" on the global auto show circuit, The Washington Auto Show® advances its 10-day consumer event with an...

Dec 15, 2014, 15:00 ET
Sadie Robertson to Visit 2015 Washington Auto Show

Sadie Robertson to Visit 2015 Washington Auto Show

 What's next for Sadie Robertson? After winning the hearts of countless admirers in the latest season of Dancing with the Stars, the...

Dec 10, 2014, 10:00 ET
Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen to keynote The Washington Auto Show(R)

Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen to keynote The Washington Auto Show®

 One of today's most admired automotive leaders, Johan de Nysschen, will present the industry keynote address at the 2015 Washington Auto Show,...

Nov 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

Green Car Journal Announces Finalists for Technology, SUV, and Luxury Green Car Awards

Green Car Journal has announced finalists for the 2015 Luxury Green Car of the Year™, 2015 Green Car Technology Award™, and 2015...

Feb 02, 2014, 16:17 ET

Cancer Survivor Wins 2014 Washington Auto Show Toyota Hands-On Contest

 Southeast DC resident Amos Robinson drew the winning key to unlock a brand-new Toyota Corolla before dozens of Washington Auto Show guests...

Jan 30, 2014, 15:12 ET

2014 Toyota "Hands On" Contest Heats Up

 Two days into the legendary Hands-On Contest, and only five of 10 Washingtonians are still hanging on to their hopes of winning a brand-new...

Jan 28, 2014, 14:11 ET

2014 Toyota "Hands On" Contest Starts Today!

Ten area residents are gearing up for their part in a homegrown reality show with the hopes of winning a brand-new car. The legendary Hands-On...

Jan 22, 2014, 13:55 ET

Cadillac ELR Regen On Demand Wins 2014 Green Car Technology Award

 Cadillac's innovative Regen on Demand technology has taken top honors as the winner of Green Car Journal's 2014 Green Car Technology...

Jan 20, 2014, 17:33 ET

2014 Washington Auto Show Press Conference Schedule, Wed., January 22, 2014

8:00 a.m. WAPA/IMPA Newsmaker Breakfast (FORD, Level TWO)   8:40 a.m. Opening speeches and welcome - Kevin Reilly, Chairman,...

Jan 17, 2014, 18:31 ET

Ford's Mark Fields to Deliver Keynote at Washington Auto Show on Wednesday

WHO: Mark Fields, Chief Operating Officer, Ford Motor Company WHAT: 2014 Washington Auto Show Industry Keynote...

Jan 09, 2014, 11:00 ET

Hold Your Horse (Power): Toyota "Hands On" Contest Connects Washingtonians With a New Car

 Washington, you've hung in there, long enough! After a 10-year hiatus of its "prized" event, The Washington Auto Show® today announced...

Dec 19, 2013, 13:00 ET

New Technology Guide Available at 2014 Auto Show

The Washington Auto Show®, Washington D.C.'s largest public show and the Public Policy show on the national circuit, is pleased to announce...

Dec 16, 2013, 10:00 ET

Green Car Journal Announces 2014 Green Car Technology Award Finalists

 Green Car Journal has revealed its finalists for the 2014 Green Car Technology Award™, a high-profile recognition of 'green' technology...

Dec 02, 2013, 11:00 ET
Mark Fields, chief operating officer of Ford Motor Company, will deliver the keynote address at the Newsmaker Breakfast on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014.  (PRNewsFoto/The Washington Auto Show)

Mark Fields to Deliver Keynote at 2014 Washington Auto Show

The Washington Auto Show®, the automotive industry's annual public policy show and the largest public show held in Washington, D.C., is...