Media Center

The San Diego International Auto Show® Media Center is located in the San Diego Convention Center Lobby area outside Hall D. The Media Center will officially open for the working press on Thursday, December 27, 2018 and close on Sunday, December 30, 2018.

PLEASE NOTE THERE IS NO MEDIA CREDENTIAL PRE-REGISTRATION PROCESS. Members of the media may pick up their credential in the Media Center and should be prepared to show proper ID. Only working journalists will be credentialed; guests of the media will be admitted with a paid admission.

PRESS DAY — The San Diego International Auto Show® Press Day takes place on Thursday, December 27, 2018 from 5:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Credentials will be issued at the Media Center in Hall D. Please note you can only enter the Convention Center through the Hall E convention center entrance on Press Day between 5:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. to access the Media Center to receive your media credentials.

Media Contacts:
Rohatynski-Harlow Public Relations
Joe Rohatynski ( or Marc Harlow (
313.378.6570 / 810.599.2558

On-site Media Center Phone Number:  619-525-6260

Press Releases