DETROIT (WXYZ) - Many people call Wednesday "spy day" at the North American International Auto Show.
Suppliers were there to investigate their competitors latest innovations. Every year during supplier days you'll find engineers and designers crawling all over the vehicles, hoping to figure out the competition's latest and greatest products and features.
Mike Fain of Hutchinson Sealing Systems in Auburn Hills said this year he sees a real difference in mood at the show.
"We're hiring, the OEM's are hiring, I'm very optimistic about the future."
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Going to the Show
2013 Detroit Auto Show Dates
January 14-15: Media Preview
January 16-17: Industry Preview
January 18: Charity Preview Gala
January 19-27: Open To Public!
January 25: WXYZ Family Day
2013 Detroit Auto Show Hours
Wed, January 16: Noon - 9 p.m.
Thu, January 17: 7 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Fri, January 18: 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. (Black-tie)
Sat, January 19 - Sat, January 26: 9 a.m. -1 0 p.m.
(no admittance after 9 p.m.)
Sun, January 27: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
(no admittance after 6 p.m.)
The show takes place at Detroit's Cobo Center. For parking information and to purchase tickets in advance, visit the official NAIAS website.
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