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Are you in love with motorcycles and cars? Do SUV and Sedan drive you crazy? Do you have an interest in which motorcycle or car models are in and which ones are out? Then probably you are an automobile freak and love everything that moves on wheels.
Automobiles today are covered widely across all forms of Mass Media. Be it Newspaper, Magazines, TV, Radio or Online. There are various shows based on automobiles both on News channels and Infotainment channels. Some international famous automobile shows are – Top Gear, Monster Garage, FutureCar, Pimp My Ride and Torque. In India, famous shows of this genre are CNBC-TV18/Awaaz – Overdrive, NDTV – Car & Bike show, Zee Business – Wheelocity, Times Drive, Chake-pe-chak on Aaj Tak, Raftaar on NDTV etc.
There are a lot of magazines as well who publish for the genre like Autoweek, Motortrend, 4-wheel & Off-Road Magazine, Autocar India, Top Gear India and Over Drive.
To be able to report on automobiles you definitely need to passion for car technologies and innovation, attend Auto Expos held around the world, go for regular test drives, understand technologies of different manufacturers and understand your audience who will be as passionate about their car as you.
Producing a show on automobiles or coming out with the magazine will require same expertise as any other field of Journalism. A deep understanding of how research is done, TV production techniques, understanding camera and lights, writing scripts, understanding audience requirements are all part of a study of Mass Communication.
To get into reporting or producing shows or working for a magazine on Automobile, you will have to enroll yourself into any good institute offering Graduate Diploma in Mass Communication; if you are already a graduate then you can enroll yourself into Post Graduate Diploma in Mass Communication. There are various institutes that offer certificate and a professional diploma in Mass Communication. One of the premier Mass Communication College in Delhi-NCR is NBA, where you will be taught all aspects of Mass Media.
If high speed thrills you, highways and roads excite you, telling the world about the new technologies and innovation in automobiles is of your interest, and you also have the flair of writing or producing shows for TV then try your career in this genre of Mass Communication.
Experience your career on high speed!!