Attendance remains high for NAIAS 2013

Published On: Jan 23 2013 10:40:45 AM EST
DETROIT -

The North American International Auto Show says attendance continues to remain strong for this year’s auto show in Detroit.

NAIAS says total attendance for the NAIAS 2013 public days' as of Wednesday morning is 355,561. A total of 103,126 people visited the auto show on opening day Saturday, an 11.96 percent increase over opening day last year.

"First day attendance was the strongest in eight years," said Jim Seavitt, chairman, 2013 NAIAS.

MORE: Week in review at NAIAS 2013

Despite the cold temperatures in Detroit, NAIAS says 47,605 spectators came to the auto show on Tuesday.

More than 5,000 students are expected to arrive Wednesday for "Education Day," in which PNC Foundation and the U.S. Army will help host preschool and high school age students for a day of fun and discovery.

MORE: Auto Show "Education Day" brings youth, industry together

Gallery

Plenty to discover at NAIAS 2013

Comments

The views expressed below are not those of Click On Detroit, WDIV, or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus