Illustration photo. (Source: VNA)
Hanoi (VNA) – Nearly 100 models from 12 car brands of the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA) will appear at the Vietnam Motor Show 2016 in Hanoi from October 5-9.

Chairman of the VAMA Yoshihisa Maruta revealed the information at a press conference in Hanoi on September 13.

The event, the 12th of its kind, will return to Hanoi after three consecutive shows in Ho Chi Minh City.

Themed “Accelerate to Celebrate”, the expo offers a good chance for customers to explore new brands manufactured with the state-of-the-art technologies.

Chevrolet will bring to the show new sporty cars from the US , while Ford Viet Nam will wow visitors with a variety of small-size and medium-size cars and sporty ones.

In addition to familiar models, Honda Viet Nam plans to introduce hi-end imported cars and new-generation ones.

The motor show will also host more than 80 pavilions selling spare parts, along with a special Roadshow and a workshop on auto technology.

VAMA expects that automobile sales for 2016 wil reach 260,000 units, a year-on-year rise of 10 percent.

Last year, Vietnam’s automobile market set a record with 245,000 units sold.-VNA