The Gallery offers up close and personal affair with world's finest automobiles

Published On: Jan 30 2013 03:13:04 PM EST
Updated On: Jan 11 2013 11:52:26 AM EST
North American International Auto Show
DETROIT -

The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) will once again showcase some of the world's finest luxury and performance vehicles at The Gallery at MGM Grand Detroit, Jan. 12, 6:30 - 10:30 p.m.

Now in its sixth year, The Gallery precedes the NAIAS, which begins with Press Preview on Jan. 14-15. The Gallery will feature a number of exotic vehicles presented in an elegant, salon setting that blends an exclusive VIP automotive experience with a unique culinary encounter. The single-evening private event sets the stage for the two-week celebration of the automobile that has made NAIAS one of the most important shows, and highest attended media events in the world.

The Gallery will feature 29 vehicles representing some of the world's most renowned automotive brands, including Aston Martin, Bentley, Dodge Viper, Falcon Motorsports, Ferrari, Fisker, Jaguar, Lamborghini, Land Rover, Lexus, Lingenfelter, Maserati, Porsche, Rolls-Royce, Shelby American, and the finest motorcycles from BMW.

In keeping with the luxury theme of The Gallery, invited guests will enjoy a meal befitting the occasion and prepared by famed Chef Wolfgang Puck.

Opportunity Detroit is Presenting Sponsor of The Gallery. Opportunity Detroit is the theme of a new branding campaign created by Rock Ventures LLC, to showcase the best of Detroit and the city's many emerging business opportunities.

Additional sponsors include: BBC.com/Autos, Haworth, Inc., David Yurman, Tapper's Fine Jewelry, Poltrona Frau, and MGM Grand Detroit.

The Gallery is not open to the public. There is a unique opportunity for a limited number of people to purchase tickets, which are available at $500 each. Tickets will not be available at the door, but may be purchased in advance by contacting The Fulkerson Group at 248-593-9740.

Credentialed NAIAS 2013 media are invited to view The Gallery from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Sun., Jan. 13. Representatives from the exhibiting brands will be available to answer questions and present their vehicles. MGM Grand Detroit is located at 1777 Third St., Detroit, MI, 48226

For more information contact Rohatynski-Harlow Public Relations, LLC, Joe Rohatynski or Marc Harlow at 517-579-0789 office, 517-579-7313 fax, or NaiasMedia2013@roharpr.com.