Mike Manley, conduct of a Jeep and Ram brands for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, says a new Wrangler and Ram 1500 and rested Cherokee will make for a good year.
It’s a mint year, and that’s always a good time to check out what’s new in a automotive world. And it’s always fun to take a new cars out for a spin.
One place to do that is a South Carolina International Auto Show, that opens Jan. 12 during TD Convention Center.
The show offers a possibility to exam expostulate some prohibited new cars via a weekend. Drive FCA has a Chrysler Pacifica and 300; Dodge Challenger, Charger and Durango; Fiat 500, 500X and 124 Spider; Jeep Compass, Cherokee and Grand Cherokee; and Ram 1500. Test expostulate hours are 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday.
The Toyota Drive Center has a Camry, CH-R, Highlander, and RAV 4, and is open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday.
Chevrolet Ride and Drive offers a Cruze, Malibu, Bolt EV, Equinox, Traverse, Camaro, Silverado, and Colorado, and is open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday.
Drivers contingency be 18 or comparison with a current driver’s license, and contingency pass a Breathalyzer test. Passengers contingency be during slightest 8 years old.
And a annual eventuality will, as always, underline displays of a latest models by several automobile manufacturers. There will also be selected automobile exhibits by a Foothills Mustang Club, Foothills British Car Club, Ridge Runner Corvettes, and South Carolina Camaro Club.
Attendees who squeeze their tickets online or during a box bureau will accept a giveaway one-year subscription to Motor Trend magazine.
YOU CAN GO
What: South Carolina International Auto Show
When: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Jan 12 and 13, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 14
Where: TD Convention Center
How much: $5-$8; children 12 and underneath get in free.
For more: www.southcarolinaautoshow.com