Media credential applications are now closed. Pre-approved media registration only.

Media Day – TBA

Media credentials are provided to qualified journalists so they may attend scheduled press conferences and events at the Detroit Auto Show. To qualify for media credentials, a person must be a working print, broadcast or website journalist.

If you have any questions or require media-related 2025 Detroit Auto Show information, including log-in IDs for pre-approved registrants, please contact the Detroit Auto Show Media Department at 248.283.5125 or

IMPORTANT: All persons entering the show floor with a credential will be required to present additional identification (a valid driver’s license or passport) for validation.

2025 Detroit Auto Show credentials are not transferrable. If Detroit Auto Show management becomes aware of any credential(s) being transferred to unauthorized individual(s), Detroit Auto Show management reserves the right to confiscate the credential(s) and remove such person(s) from the show.

**** Credentials for working media for the Charity Preview event cannot be requested online. All requests must be submitted no later than 5 p.m. on Friday, January 3rd, 2025. Please submit your written request to Heather George at Lovio George,

PLEASE NOTE: There are no reprints for lost or stolen Charity Preview credentials. Those entering the show floor with a Charity Preview credential must go through the Hall C Entrance doors and present valid identification (valid driver’s license or passport) at the time of entrance.

Heather George Lovio George

2025 Pre-Approved Media Outlets Only

2025 Pre-Approved Media Outlets Only
Pre-approved outlets register online here

Important Dates TBA

Online registration for media credentials begins.

Mailing deadline for credentials. To have credentials mailed (for addresses within the U.S. only), requests must be submitted by this date.

Registration deadline for media application.  No applications will be accepted after this date.

Media Credentials Office opens at Huntington Place, located at the Hall C entrance inside Huntington Place.

Media Credential Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 9 am – 5 pm

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