Highlights from the 2013 Auto Show


Test Drives:  100+ Vehicles to Drive click for info below

Test drive over 100 new vehicles from Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, FIAT, Ford, GMC, Jeep®, Kia, Lincoln, Mazda, Ram, Scion, Toyota and Volkswagen right at the show. Plus, take a ride at Camp Jeep inside the Anaheim Convention Center!


Exotic Vehicles & duPont REGISTRY™ LIVE click for info below

Come see a collection of high-end exotic vehicles from Bentley, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati, McLaren & don't forget to stop by the duPont REGISTRY™ LIVE display that is highlighted by a Bugatti Veyron.


Win a Ride in a Lamborghini click for info below

Get a Special Code at the Show to text in for the chance to win a ride with a professional driver in a Lamborghini at the show!


  • Camp Jeep for Kids
  • Hank the Ford Robot
  • RIDEMAKERZ® RC Experience
  • Hometown Heroes Display
  • OC Register Scavenger Hunt

Specialty Vehicles click for info below

Be sure to stop by to check out the pre-production and new models that will be on display throughout the show floor. Click here to see who's in the auto show.


Special Appearances click for info below

See the hottest Hooters compete for the title of Hooters Miss OC International Auto Show as well as the Hooters Wing Eating Contest taking place on Friday.









Take a drive in a new Volkswagen! Join us at the Orange County International Auto Show, located near the Volkswagen Display Booth. Have some fun and experience what German Engineering is all about! Featured vehicles include, but not limited to: Beetle, GTI, Passat, and Tiguan.

Hours of Operation:
Thursday, October 3
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
4 pm – 7 pm
12 noon – 7 pm
9 am – 7 pm
9 am – 6 pm

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
Beetle, Passat, Tiguan, Touareg (Additional vehicles may be available to drive.)



The Scion Live Drive lets participants get behind the wheel of exciting Scion models like the new 2014 Scion tC and the award-winning Scion FR-S sports car. Stop by for a test drive and find out What Moves You.

Hours of Operation:
Thursday, October 3
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
4 pm – 8 pm
12 noon – 6 pm
9 am – 6 pm
9 am – 6 pm

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
2014 Scion tC, FR-S, iQ

 

Get behind the wheel of the Toyota Avalon, Camry, Corolla, Prius, RAV4, and Tundra* at the Toyota Drive Center, October 3-6, at the Orange County International Auto Show! Our custom-designed course features exciting new obstacles and challenges designed to highlight Toyota's legendary commitment to quality, durability and reliability. Put your driving skills to the test and enter for a chance to win a $500 gas card!** We'll have experts onsite to answer all of your questions. *Vehicles subject to change. **No purchase necessary. Must be 18 years or older and a U.S. resident with a valid U.S. driver's license to enter.

Hours of Operation:
Thursday, October 3
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
4 pm – 9 pm
12 noon – 8 pm
9 am – 6 pm
9 am – 6 pm

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
Tundra, 2014 Corolla, Camry, Avalon, RAV4, Prius

 
 

Mazda invites you to come out & test-drive their featured vehicles at the 2014-Model Orange County International Auto Show, brought to you by your Orange County Mazda Dealers. From the all-new 2014 Mazda3, newly redesigned 2014 Mazda6, 2013 CX-9 and 2014 CX-5. While there, consumers can experience the Mazda Lounge with hosted food & beverage and unique engagements with the Product Specialists. After the test-drive, guests will receive a gift card on behalf of Mazda. Check-out Mazda’s full line-up at MazdaUSA.com.

Hours of Operation:  
Thursday, October 3
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
4 pm – 6 pm
12 noon – dark
9 am – dark
9 am – dark

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
2014 Mazda3, 2014 Mazda6, 2014 CX-5, 2013 CX-9

 
 

Auto show attendees will have a chance to sit behind the wheel and get a real feel for the performance and handling of several new vehicles from Lincoln, including the MKZ Hybrid.

Hours of Operation:
Thursday, October 3
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
4 pm – 7 pm
12 noon – 7 pm
9 am – 7 pm
9 am – 7 pm

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
MKZ, MKZ Hybrid, MKS, MKT, MKX, Navigator


Auto show attendees will have a chance to sit behind the wheel and get a real feel for the performance and handling of several new vehicles from Kia, including the all-new 2014 Kia Cadenza.

Hours of Operation:
Thursday, October 3
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
4 pm – 9 pm
12 noon – 8 pm
11 am – 7 pm
11 am – 7 pm

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
2014 Cadenza, 2013 Optima Hybrid, 2014 Sorento SXL, 2014 Optima SXL, 2014 Forte EX, 2014 Soul

 

Get Behind the Wheel and enjoy The Drive. Test drive award-winning cars, trucks and crossovers from Chevrolet, Buick and GMC – a lineup that includes the all-new Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra full-size pickups, the all-new Chevy Impala and many more stylish, exciting and fuel-efficient vehicles, such as the Buick Verano. The Drive features highly-trained and enthusiastic product specialists who will accompany you on a route that takes you around the convention center. Drivers must be at least 18 and show a valid driver's license and passengers must be at least 8-years-old.

Hours of Operation:
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
12 noon – 6:30 pm*
9 am – 6:30 pm*
9 am – 6:30 pm*

*Registration closes 30–60 minutes before the end of the event
to ensure all who register can drive.

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
Chevrolet: Spark, Sonic, Volt, Cruze, Malibu, Impala, Camaro, Equinox, Traverse, Silverado
Buick: Verano, LaCrosse, Encore
GMC: Terrain, Acadia, Sierra

 
 
 

The Chrysler Drive is your chance to drive and evaluate the latest models from Chrysler, Jeep®, Dodge, Ram and FIAT at the Orange County International Auto Show. It’s a no-pressure, no-hassle opportunity. And there’s no additional charge! Drivers must be at least 18 years or older, show a valid driver's license and pass a breathalyzer. Passengers must be at least 8-years-old.

Hours of Operation:
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
12 noon – 6:30 pm
9 am – 6:30 pm
9 am – 6:30 pm

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
Chrysler 200, Chrysler 300, Chrysler Town & Country, Jeep® Cherokee, Jeep® Grand Cherokee, Dodge Challenger, Dodge Dart, Dodge Durango, Ram 1500, FIAT 500L

 
 

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Building on more than a decade of experience with hybrid technologies, Ford Motor Company continues to expand its eco-friendly vehicle offerings. Now you can personally experience one! Stop by the Ford Go Further display to drive an all-electric, hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or EcoBoost vehicle and receive an incentive of a $10 Visa gift card, sponsored by Ford Go Further.

Hours of Operation:
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
12 noon – 10 pm
9 am – 10 pm
9 am – 7 pm

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
Focus Electric, C-MAX Energi, Fusion Energi, C-MAX Hybrid, Fusion Hybrid & Escape with EcoBoost

 
 

Experience the Cadillac of Test Drives. Test drive ground-breaking vehicles from Cadillac’s 2014 lineup – a roster that includes the ATS, XTS and 556-horsepower CTS-V Series. The Cadillac Ride & Drive program will also feature the luxurious SRX crossover. This test-drive program features highly-trained and enthusiastic product specialists who will accompany you on a route that takes you around the convention center. Register to drive within the Cadillac display at the show. Drivers must be at least 18 and show a valid driver's license and passengers must be at least 8-years-old.

Hours of Operation:
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
12 noon – 6:30 pm*
9 am – 6:30 pm*
9 am – 6:30 pm*

*Registration closes 30-60 minutes before the end of the event
to ensure all who register can drive.

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
ATS, XTS, SRX, CTS-V Sedan, CTS-V Coupe

 
 

Auto show attendees will have a chance to sit behind the wheel and get a real feel for the performance and handling of several new vehicles from Ford, brought to you by your Southern CA Ford Dealers.

Hours of Operation:
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
12 noon – 6 pm
10 am – 6 pm
10 am – 6 pm

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
2013 Mustang, 2013 Flex, 2013 Focus ST, 2013 Escape, 2013 Explorer Sport, 2013 Fusion, 2013 F-150 Ecoboost, 2013 Edge

 

The Jeep Test Track is an interactive adventure zone where professional 4x4 drivers allow riders to experience a Jeep's on and off-road capabilities. The Jeep test track includes logs, stumps, an angled drive-over and other Jeep Trail Rated terrains. It also features a thrilling, "can't miss" hill climb where passengers experience the Jeep's traction capabilities while climbing the 18-foot high, 35 degree Jeep Mountain-the icon of the ride. Riders are over 20 feet off the ground when they sit on top of Jeep Mountain. Similar to a roller coaster experience, many riders run back in line to take the Jeep through its paces, again, after experiencing the multiple capabilities of the Jeep line-up. Guests who register at Camp Jeep are entered in a sweepstakes to win $45,000 towards a Chrysler Group product of choice.

Hours of Operation: OPEN DURING ALL PUBLIC SHOW HOURS.
Thursday, October 3
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
4 pm – 10 pm
12 noon – 10 pm
9 am – 10 pm
9 am – 7 pm

Ride & Drive Vehicles (subject to change)
Wrangler Unlimited, Grand Cherokee and Cherokee

Camp Jeep Anaheim will also be offering several other FREE activities within their display area. Kids will be able to test their driving abilities in the mini Power Wheel Jeeps, Fisher Price Jeep Ride-On's and the young-at-heart will be able to display their climbing skills as they try to reach the top of the 20’ climbing wall as well as providing a DJ who will be adding a music element to the Camp Jeep space.

 
 


Come see a collection of high-end exotic vehicles from Lamborghini and McLaren, courtesy of Lamborghini Newport Beach & McLaren Newport Beach.


Come see a collection of high-end exotic vehicles from Bentley, courtesy of Newport Auto Center.


Come see a collection of high-end exotics from both Ferrari and Maserati, courtesy of Ferrari & Maserati of Newport Beach.


Collection of premier, high-end luxury and unique vehicles, including a Bugatti Veyron. Don’t miss it!


Saleen Automotive is a premiere manufacturer of ultra-high performance vehicles, including supercars, technical parts, and lifestyle accessories. Don’t miss the Saleen S7 LeMans within their display valued at over half a million dollars!

Molly Saleen Free Autograph Session: Saturday between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Attendees are not guaranteed to see celebrity during advertised hours.



Get a Special Code at the Show to text in for the chance to win a ride with a professional driver in a Lamborghini at the show!

Hours of Operation:
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
12 noon – 6 pm
9 am – 6 pm
9 am – 6 pm
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Stop by the auto show for your chance to ride along in the all-new
2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray.

Hours of Operation:
Friday, October 4
Saturday, October 5
Sunday, October 6
12 noon – 6 pm
9 am – 6 pm
9 am – 6 pm
 


Kids will be able to test their driving abilities in the mini Power Wheel Jeeps and Fisher Price Jeep Ride-On's


Will once again be at the auto show in the Ford display entertaining crowds of all ages.


Bring kids of all ages to test drive RIDEMAKERZ customizable, radio-control cars on a fun, closed-circuit track on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. You can purchase your very own RIDE to race home with right at the RIDEMAKERZ booth! Plus, one RIDEMAKERZ RIDE will be given away each day, along with other great giveaways throughout the weekend, while supplies last.


Hometown Heroes, presented by OC Register, is a show within the Orange County International Auto Show for kids where all the vehicles are open for them to climb in, sit in the driver’s seat, meet the cool people who drive them and get a real feel for vehicles that keep our city running smoothly.

Anaheim Police Department – Friday - Sunday
Anaheim Fire & Rescue Department – Friday - Sunday
Anaheim Public Utilities – Friday - Sunday


Kids can pick up the scavenger hunt list at any show entrance. The hunt is a fun activity that takes kids all around the auto show, allowing them to see all the highlights.



A custom car show within the auto show featuring more than 5,000 sq.ft. of drift cars, tuners, lowriders, exotics and more, running all show days.


Over 30 former cover cars from the last 65 years of Hot Rod Magazine will be on display in this special area located in Hall B.


Showcasing several tricked-out vehicles from various music and sports celebrities, courtesy of DUB® Magazine.


Experience the West Coast's automotive customizing scene and all the culture surrounding it, as the latest in car personalization, mobile electronics and aftermarket accessory vendors collide with sport compacts, high-performance and luxury vehicles in a high-energy, club-like atmosphere.


See 3 customized vehicles that have been featured at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas.

Neil Tjin, one of the automotive industry's most influential designers, has been involved in the automotive aftermarket for over fifteen years. Being the hard working and passionate individual that he is, Tjin’s been able to partner up with some of the most established automotive manufacturers in the segment including General Motors, the Ford Motor Company, Honda North America and Scion Corporation. Besides projects that were put together in conjunction with those manufacturers, Neil Tjin’s had his hand in designing and building more than sixty high profile vehicles on various platforms ranging from Hondas and Acuras to Nissans and Volvos and everything in between.


Displaying a collection of tricked-out and customized vehicles all show days, courtesy of Team Hybrid.


Hillbank Motorsports is a premier retailer of the top name brand and genuine aftermarket American Muscle performance parts & accessories. They carry a huge selection of late model Mustang, F-Series Truck, Focus & Ranger parts along with a complete line of "turn-key minus" Superformance replica and Shelby continuation vintage racing and street legal component cars of the 1960s. They have the largest selection and inventory of MKIIIs, Cobras, Daytona Coupes and GT40s on the West Cost.


The Hennessey Ford GT1000 supercharged twin-turbo is capable of producing 1,000 horsepower, hence its name. The GT1000 can go 0-60 MPH in 2.6 seconds and achieve a top speed of 235 MPH. This GT1000 is valued at almost $300,000 and will be on display, courtesy of Hennessey Performance West. There will also be a Ferrari 599 on display as well.


The Veloster Turbo DJ V2 is the next iteration of the 2011 Music Veloster showcasing the latest technologies revolving around music and DJ culture. As the Turbo is the more powerful big brother to the Veloster, Hyundai reinforces this theme by outfitting this vehicle with custom features bringing the spirit of New Thinking, New Possibilities to life.


Best of the Best! Car Club’s Picks from Chevrolet, courtesy of the Orange County Vintage Chevrolet Club of America, Ford and Cruisin’ For A Cure.


Nickelodeon and Toyota teamed up this summer to create the first SpongeBob SquarePants-inspired vehicle. The SpongeBob 2014 Toyota Highlander features a custom SpongeBob-themed exterior and an interior design that captures all the beloved character’s high-octane energy. This one-of-a-kind concept vehicle will be showcased in the Toyota display.




On Friday, starting at 7 p.m. watch the Hooters hot wing eating competition and see 10 contestants competing against one another to be the first one to eat 20 medium flavored hot wings, LIVE from the auto show floor.



On Friday, starting at 7:30 p.m., see the hottest Hooters Girls on stage compete for cash prizes and the title of Hooters' Miss OC International Auto Show.



Hall of Famer, Rod Carew, and current Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim catcher, Hank Conger, will be signing autographs in the Toyota booth on Saturday, October 5 between
2 p.m. and 3 p.m.  Attendees are not guaranteed to see players during advertised hours.


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