geneva.automotiveITThe 2016 Geneva Motor Show will start with two press days - March 1 and 2 - before opening its doors to the general public March 3. The annual exhibition runs through March 13.

The show traditionally features equal participation from French and German carmakers, with other global car brands also well represented.

In 2015, 220 exhibitors from 30 countries showed cars and automotive technologies on 79,000 square meters of exhibition space. The show featured 94 world premieres.

Around 684,000 visitors came to the Geneva gathering in 2015.

More information on the Geneva Motor Show is at: http://www.salon-auto.ch/en/.