London is to make an important bid to launch a major new motor show at Earls Court in June 2003. Clarion Events, a subsidiary of Earls Court & Olympia Group, announced at a press briefing today that it has been in detailed discussions with the motor industry, following the cancellation of the old London Motor Show in 1999. Clarion believes the result is a unique new event that not only features the best in new automotive design but also provides a powerful marketing platform for this important industry.