We have compiled some frequently asked questions and answers from years of experience serving our guests at the show. Please use the left menu to choose your question category. Chances are you’ll find the answer you’re looking for! If not, please feel free to visit our contact page and send us your question.
Q: What are the dates of the 2014 Show?
A: The 2014 Philadelphia Auto Show will be held Saturday, February 8 – Sunday, February 16.
Q: In what year did the Philadelphia International Auto Show begin?
A: The Philadelphia International Auto Show began in 1902, and the Automobile Dealers Association of Greater Philadelphia has been producing the show since 1997.
Q: Can you sit inside the vehicles?
A: Almost every manufacturer’s display welcomes show-goers to sit inside the vehicles, pop the hood and kick the tires; however no one is allowed to sit in the concept or exotic vehicles.
Q: Will the representatives be aggressively trying to sell me their cars?
A: The Philadelphia Auto Show is a non-selling show. This means that no sales are allowed to be made on the floor and no one will pressure you into buying anything. It is a show for you, the consumer, to inspect all angles of the vehicles and have a pressure-free environment in which to do it. The product specialists at each manufacturer booth will be able to answer any questions you may have about the vehicles.
Q: Will the manufacturers give out rebates on vehicles?
A: It varies by manufacturer.
Q: Where can I buy tickets?
A: You can buy Adult and/or Child tickets (no senior or discount tickets) on this site. All tickets can be purchased at any auto show entrance within the Pennsylvania Convention Center during regular show hours. Group tickets (25 or more) are available at a discounted rate by calling 610-279-5229, Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.