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Rescheduled 2020 New York Auto Show canceled due to ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

Here’s what the Javits Center normally looks like during auto show times.


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The 2020 New York Auto Show was originally scheduled to take place in April, but was postponed due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Now, the Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association — the group that puts on the NY Auto Show — says the rescheduled event is “unfeasible,” and will thus be canceled.

“As of today, the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center continues to be closed for all expo

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Formula E races in NYC and London canceled due to coronavirus

Sorry, fans of electric open-ish wheel racing, but the New York and London rounds for 2020 are kaput.


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The COVID-19 outbreak has caused yet another cancellation, and this time it’s the final races of the Formula E series that were initially set to take place in New York and London, according to a report Friday by Autosport.

The cancellation of these races should come as no big surprise to anyone, given everything else that’s been put off or put out to

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Rivian-based Lincoln electric vehicle canceled due to coronavirus

We’ll never know what this original vehicle was, but there’s still another Lincoln-Rivian vehicle coming.


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The coronavirus has canceled an incredible number of events, but now it’s even canceled a new vehicle.

Lincoln confirmed with Roadshow it will no longer pursue an electric vehicle based on Rivian’s skateboard platform after Automotive News first reported the news Tuesday. The brand said both companies decided to not pursue development and cited the “current environment.”

Lincoln still plans to “continue to work with Rivian on an alternative vehicle based on Rivian’s skateboard platform.” Yes, that’s a tad confusing and muddies

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2020 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance canceled amid ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

This gorgeous 1937 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900B Touring Berlinetta won the 2018 Pebble Beach Concours Best In Show award.


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Put down those champagne flutes, fancy friends. The 2020 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance — a highlight of the annual Monterey Car Week
festivities — will be canceled this year due to the continuing coronavirus pandemic, event organizers announced Wednesday.

The 2020 Concours was scheduled to take place on Sunday, August 16, and will not be rescheduled. Instead, the 70th annual Pebble Beach Concours will skip this year, and will be held on Sunday, August 15, 2021.

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