Car Lovers rejoice: in just two weeks the 2012 New Mexico International Auto Show comes to town. The annual show takes place from Friday, April 13th- Sunday April 15th and has many fun and exciting features this year.

Car geeks with a passion for new trendy cars and new automotive technology are in for a treat for the event taking place at the Albuquerque Convention Center.

The vehicles featured this year are faster, sleeker, and more technologically advanced than ever before. From luxury spots cars to flying cars of the future, this show has it all!


Aston Martin DB9: Described to have ‘coke bottle curves’, the DB9 has a new and sexy design. The shape helps with give this car its aerodynamic performance.

Dodge Dart: the 2013 Dodge Dart is showcased this year for its style, functionality, utility, and increased turbo power with 184 horsepower.

Lexus ES: With its debut at the auto show, attendees will be able to get the first view of the sixth-generation Lexus ES (XV50). It is rumored to be a sharper smarter vehicle, characterized chiseled headlamps and a thin, central grill.

Subaru Outback: Introduced originally at the 2009 New York Auto Show, the fourth-generation is debuting for spectators at this years show. Updates include: new DOHC 2.5-liter FB series boxer-four engines, light matte wood-grain trim, a sportier front style, and an option of keyless entry among many features.

Ride & Drive Vehicles: (Vehicles subject to change)
Chrysler 200, Chrysler 300, Chrysler Town & Country
Jeep® Compass, Jeep® Grand Cherokee, Jeep® Wrangler
Dodge Challenger, Dodge Charger, Dodge Durango, Dodge Journey
Ram 1500, FIAT 500

For a more complete list of galleries at the show, visit the official Motor Trend Auto Shows website at

Additional Information:
Friday: 12 noon – 10 pm
Saturday: 10 am – 10 pm
Sunday*:10 am – 7 pm
*Family Day is Sunday, April 15!
All children 12 & under admitted FREE on
Family Day when accompanied by a paying adult.

Ticket Prices:
Adults (13+) $8
Senior Citizens (62+) $5
Military (with any DOD ID) $5
This includes spouses/dependents, reserves, National Guard and retired with Dept of Defense ID’s.
Children (6–12) $5
Children (5 & under) FREE
Purchase Tickets Online

Albuquerque Convention Center
401 2nd Street NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102