LateRooms.com.au - Watch Australian International Motor Show in Melbourne
June 09, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel NewsMelbourne will host the Australian International Motor Show (AIMS) for the first time next month.
The event was formed after the organisers of the prestigious Melbourne and Sydney motor shows decided to join forces at the 2009 Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries.
Under the agreement, the AIMS will be shared in alternate years between the two cities.
Having launched in Sydney in 2010, the event is set to debut in Melbourne between July 1st and 10th 2011.
A packed line-up of big-name exhibitors has been put together for the occasion, with the likes of Audi, BMW, Ford and Holden all set to appear.
Supercar fans will also be well-served, as Lamborghini has announced it will use the expo to show off its new flagship car, the Aventador.
In a statement, managing director of Lamborghini Melbourne Andrew Smith said: "The Aventador looks amazing in photographs, but this is nothing to seeing it in person."
As well as this high-performance motor, approximately 400 vehicles will be on display at the AIMS.
The event will take place at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre. Tickets cost AU$20, although early-bird rates are available to people who book before June 18th.
Petrolheads looking for last minute accommodation in Melbourne can find a huge choice of hotels near Melbourne Exhibition Centre at LateRooms.com.au.
More information can be found by visiting www.motorshow.com.au.
LateRooms.com is part of B2C sector of TUI Travel PLC's Accommodation and Destination Division. Also within this sector are AsiaRooms.com and Hotels-London.co.uk.
LateRooms.com is the UK's leading online accommodation site offering late availability deals in over 37,000 properties worldwide, ranging from bed and breakfasts to five star luxury hotels.
LateRooms.com offers customers a saving of up to 70 per cent off the normal room rate for a variety of independent and branded hotels. Customers can book online or by phone 24/7, whether booking 12 months or 12 minutes in advance – whatever time, whatever day. No other accommodation site offers this flexibility.
LateRooms.com arms customers with information to help them choose the right hotel. Users can read from over 540,000 true hotel reviews, written by customers who have booked through LateRooms.com and actually stayed at the hotel.
LateRooms.com is the first online site to use VisitBritain's official national classification system to rate its hotels, bed and breakfasts and guest houses. This ensures customers know the standards of quality they can expect when making a reservation.
To view LateRooms.com, please see http://www.laterooms.com.au