2019 Concept Cars, Celebrities and More at the New York Auto Show
The best place to catch 2019 concept cars and all of what’s new and exciting in the world of auto technology will be this year’s New York International Auto Show, happening at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center from April 19-28. And when you stop by Lincoln Tech’s booth at the River Pavilion (level 4), you can start laying out a path to a brighter future for yourself before checking out the future of the auto industry on the floor of the Javits Center!
Appearances by drag racer and Lincoln Tech favorite Antron Brown, Paul Teutul Sr. from “Orange County Choppers,” 1990 Daytona champ Derrick Cope and many others will highlight the event. Skills and careers will be in the spotlight too: the annual Auto Technology Competition and a 2-day Automotive Career Fair are also on the slate. (Check out the Auto Show’s online schedule for full details on the 10-day show.) But the stars of the show, of course, will be the 2019 concept cars and high-end rides on display through out the week:
- Bugatti’s 110th anniversary Chiron Sport
- Ferrari’s F8 Tributo
- An electric show car and the new, updated G90 from Genesis
- The 1,600-hp Jeskofrom Koenigsegg
- Lamborghini’sHuracan Spyder Evo and Aventador SVJ Roadster
- World debuts of the AMG A 35, AMG CLA 35, and special-edition EQC Edition 1886 from Mercedes
- Pininfarina’s electric Battista
- Porsche’s slimmed-down Cayenne Coupe and 2020 Macan
Audi will also unveil a new, sleeker Q3 to mark its 50th anniversary. Expect other eye-catching new models to be unveiled from familiar brands like Cadillac, Chrysler, Hyundai, Subaru, Toyota, and Volkswagen. You may even catch a glimpse at Ford’s new SUV, rumored to be modeled on its iconic Mustang.
Come for the 2019 concept cars, leave on the road to a better future
What will all of the cars, trucks, and SUVs on display this year have in common? Advanced technology! And that technology is driving the demand for thousands of automotive technicians every year – more than 750,000 by 2026, according the U.S. Department of Labor*. It’s a great time to think about building a career on a foundation of something that you love: the high-tech, high-horsepower world of Automotive Technology.
You’re invited to stop by Lincoln Tech’s booth at the New York Auto Show for games, giveaways, and more. Power 105.1 and iHeart Media’s DJ Envy and DJ Whutever will be making appearances, so come by often for a chance to meet them. Representatives from Lincoln Tech, one of the nation’s top providers of hands-on career training, will also be there to talk to you about pursuing an education that will make you a more marketable candidate to hiring managers!
Lincoln Tech will also be sponsoring the awards luncheon for this year’s Auto Technology Competition, in which high school students around the country will put their skills to the test and compete for scholarships. The competition is presented by the Greater New York Automobile Dealers’ Association (GNYADA), which shares a facility with Lincoln Tech in Queens, NY.
Each year, Lincoln Tech looks forward to meeting auto lovers from around the world at the Auto Show, and helping to launch the careers of auto and diesel technicians, mechanics, and thousands of other skilled workers. If you’re planning on checking out the 2019 New York Auto Show just for the fun of it, be sure to stop by the Lincoln Tech booth for information that can help you start a job you’ll have fun doing!
* Career growth projections can be found at careeronestop.org for the years 2016-2026.