A run of about 70 years of the IAA being set in Frankfurt has officially come to an end, and though the IAA conference will continue to live on, the days of it being the Frankfurt Motor Show are over.
Frankfurt Motor Show. (Image source: AFP Relaxnews)
Despite hosting the world’s biggest automobile show for decades, Frankfurt will no longer be the venue for the International Motor Show, according to the show’s organizing group, Verband der Automobilindustrie.
In recent years, the number of visitors attending car shows has been on the decline; not even the world’s biggest conference — the Frankfurt Motor Show (also known as the International Motor Show or the Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung) — is safe from the public’s increasing disinterest in the automotive industry.