Auto agenda: Grand Prix of Mosport, Mitsubishi i-MiEV M launch

The Grand Prix of Mosport roars into the Canadian town of Bowmanville this weekend, ahead of the Japanese launch of the cut-price Mitsubishi i-MiEV M in Japan July 25.

Grand Prix of Mosport

July 21-24
Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada

The only North of the Border stop of the American Le Mans series, the Grand Prix of Mosport is the biggest automotive racing event in the Canadian calendar. There are multiple races across the weekend, along with plenty of chances to get close to the cars and drivers.
http://www.mosport.com


Mitsubishi i-MiEV M launches
July 25
Japan

Japanese consumers will be the first to get their hands on the new Mitsubishi i-MiEV M, a cut-price model of one of the world's first electric cars. It boasts a 120-kilometer range, some 40 kilometers under that of the standard model, and is priced at 2.6 million yen (€22,470).
http://www.mitsubishi-motors.co.jp


Monterey Automotive Week
August 15-21
Pebble Beach, CA, USA

Although Pebble Beach is best known for its Concours, a host of other events are held for the automotive elite throughout the week in the country of Monterey, including a Tour d'Elegance, the Automotive Fine Arts Society Exhibition and the RetroAuto sale.
http://www.seemonterey.com/concours


61st Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance
August 21
Pebble Beach, CA, USA

Classic cars of every shape and size will be lining up on one of the world's most famous golf courses for the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, one of the world's most famous automotive beauty contests.
http://www.pebblebeachconcours.net/

15th Moscow Auto Show
August 24-27
Moscow, Russia

Over 750 exhibitors are expected to attend Automechanika, which showcases everything from engines to lubricant, car stereos to trailers. With Russian car sales up 30 percent in 2010, all eyes will be on the automakers expected to introduce new models for a booming market.
http://www.mims.ru/


64th Frankfurt Motor Show
September 15-25
Frankfurt, Germany

One of the biggest events in the year's automotive calendar, the Frankfurt Motor Show is expected to see a raft of new product unveilings from the world's biggest automakers. Particular attention will be paid to the German names at the show, with Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Audi and Volkswagen among the hottest brands to watch.
http://www.iaa.de/
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