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Nearly 100 car models on display at Vietnam Motor Show in Hanoi

Hanoi , September 13 (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 12 th 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.