Press Release Motor Show

Bratislava Motor Show with European Premiere  

The most anticipated motor event of a year not only in Slovakia but also within Central Europe – the Bratislava Motor Show - comes with excellent participation of brands, lots of exhibition premieres and rich accompanying programme. Starting on Tuesday 25th April 2017, the first day is reserved for journalists and invited guests.

Exhibiting Brands

Alfa Romeo, Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Cadillac, Citroёn, Corvette, Dacia, Ferrari, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Ford, Honda, Hyundai, Chevrolet, Iveco, Jaguar, Jeep, Kaipan, Kia, Lada, Lamborghini, Land Rover, Lexus, Mahindra, Maserati, Mazda, McLaren, Mercedes-Benz, Mini, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Opel, Peugeot, Piaggio, Range Rover, Renault,  Rolls Royce, Smart, Suzuki, Škoda, Tesla, Toyota, Volkswagen, Volkswagen Utility Vehicles.

The total area of 40,000 m2 will present the record-making 46 brands, one European exhibition premiere, two Central European exhibition premieres and more than 80 Slovak exhibition premieres. This year is the complex offer of the best of the best from the car industry enhanced by Children Mini Motor Show. Shiny cars of all kinds and various price categories, from broadly affordable to the most luxurious pieces worth hundreds of dozens of euros will witness that the Bratislava Motor Show is nothing short of the Geneva full of exhibition premieres. This edition will surely not fall behind the last one that was the best in the last decade.

Mercedes with European Exhibition Premiere

Besides two Central European premieres (Mazda CX-5 and Mazda MX-5 RF), this year the Bratislava Motor Show will be enriched by one European exhibition premiere, the long anticipated model of Mercedes Benz Class S. Having its first world premiere in Shanghai just few days ago, the innovated generation of top limousine is now heading to Bratislava. Mercedes introduces the S Class as the best-selling luxury car in its category.   

Exclusive Salon

Part of the biggest showcase of cars is also an exhibition of luxury cars that are a true eye-candy not only due to their unique design but also thanks to extreme engine power with hundreds of horses under the hood and their extreme price – these vehicles are worth hundreds of dozens of euros. The section of luxury goods and services Exclusive Salon will offer visitors the spectacular view on luxury cars of brands like Aston Martin, Bentley, Lamborghini, Maserati, McLaren or Rolls-Royce. This years´ edition once again offers not only representative limousines and SUV but also super sport cars or the most expensive serially-produced convertible.  

Accompanying Programme

A novelty of this years´ fair is broadening the offer towards the smallest fans of the four-wheeled machines. Part of the beautiful exhibition stands is also Children Mini Motor Show where families with children will not only have fun during mini test drives on licensed children electric cars but will also see an exclusive showcase of miniature models of the real exhibited cars. You can look forward to mini models of brands like AUDI, BMW, FORD, MERCEDES, MINI COOPER, VOLKSWAGEN and 4X4 RSX.

Lovers of historical vehicles or older models will surely enjoy themselves in the Veterans section. Those who prefer holiday with no restrictions, with freedom under their wings and still four-wheeled will be pleased by the Caravans section where both small and big motor homes and trailers of various price categories and brands will be available.

Test drives of brands CITROËN, FIAT, HONDA, HYUNDAI, MINI, NISSAN, PEUGEOT and OPEL will be traditionally present as well. The rollover simulator and crash simulator will show how our body behave during crashes, Friday will focus its attention on risks in traffic during crash tests and Sunday will see all lovers of tuned machines opening the tuning season.

Partners of Bratislava Motor Show

Powerful cars and high quality fuel come together hand in hand, thus the most prestigious car event and producer of premium-quality fuel create an ideal and natural combination. The main partner of the fair is OMV Slovakia and its exhibition stand will present a miniature of the famous Slovak racing circuit Slovakiaring, offering all visitors a test of their driving skills via models of cars and also have fun with their family and friends. Besides these activities you can also look forward to autograph signing and interview with successful Dakar Rally racer Ivan Jakeš.

When talking about roads, safety comes first and foremost – thus the media partner of the Motor Show is RTVS and traffic news Zelená vlna. Right on the Motor Show visitors can meet with editors of the traffic service and news Pozor, zákruta!

Do not miss the most anticipated car event of the year – the Bratislava Motor Show! The Motor Show will be open from 25th to 30th April, on Tuesday from 9.00am till 5.00pm, from Wednesday till Saturday from 9.00am till 7pm, and Sunday from 9.00am till 6.00pm. The first day is reserved for journalists. All tickets are also a lottery tickets in game for valuable prizes – BMW for 6 months from Group M, Mini for 6 months from Auto Palace Bratislava and fuel card OMV Value Card worth 1,000€ from OMV Slovakia.

For more information please contact:

Antónia Čermáková
Marketing Specialist

M + 421 911 100 797
T  + 421 2 6727  2142