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2016 New York International Auto Show: What to know before you go

Buick will be one of the automakers displaying

Buick will be one of the automakers displaying new cars at the 2016 New York International Auto Show, which runs from March 25 to April 3. The vehicle above is a 2014 Buick Regal GS seen in the 2013 New York International Auto Show. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Spencer Platt

The New York International Auto Show opened in Manhattan on March 25 to showcase the newest cars and trucks in the industry. Here’s what you need to know to attend.

What: Nearly 1,000 cars and trucks will be on display on the four floors of the Javits Convention Center. Companies will debut vehicles with the latest technologies and concepts.

Additionally, there will be a number of exhibits, including the NYPD Police Museum, featuring police cars through the century, and a vintage ice cream truck exhibit.

When: Friday, March 25 through Sunday, April 3

Monday to Saturday: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Sundays: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The official opening day will be Saturday, March 26.

Where: Javits Convention Center, 655 W. 34th St., Manhattan

The closest subway stops are at 34th Street-Hudson Yards, 34th Street-Penn Station, and 42nd Street-Port Authority Bus Terminal. All are served by either the 1, 2, 3 and 7 or the A, C, and E lines.

There is no onsite parking at the Javits Center.

Tickets: Tickets can be purchased online or at the door.

Entrance fees:

Adults: $16

Children (12 and younger): $7

Adult groups (20 or more people): $14 per person

Children's groups (10 or more people): $5 per person


Group tours are available for $40 to $53.

Family tours are available on Saturdays only for $35 to $53.

Can you buy cars at the auto show?

No, but you can pick up brochures, and there will be recommendations for dealers closest to your home.


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