Car enthusiasts hoping to gather for some motoring fun will have to stay home, parked in their garages for now. Today, both the 2020 Woodward Dream Cruise and 2021 Geneva Motor Show were cancelled due to concerns with COVID-19 and the coronavirus pandemic. The fate of the Woodward Dream Cruise was dire last month when cities began voting to cancel the event, and organizers for the Geneva Motor Show have been honest about the show’s financial uncertainties after canceling the one for 2020.
Woodward, the one-day pilgrimage for one million car enthusiasts, was set for Saturday, August 15. The one-day event has turned into a week-long affair since its inaugural show in 1995 with an estimated 40,000 people descending along Woodward Avenue. Events, booths, and pop-up car shows often lined the famous street with automakers joining with their own displays….