The classic motorshow of Barcelona increases the presence of manufacturers in the automotive sector with the participation of Alfa Romeo
The programme of parallel free activities is promoted with new proposals of entertainment and sports to be developed in outdoor scenarios
Barcelona (Spain), October 2016.- AutoRetro Barcelona 2016 releases dates on the calendar. In this edition Dean Salon of the classics in the Iberian Peninsula will be held in November, between 24 and 27 in Hall 8 of Fira de Barcelona-Montjuic. To the 20,000 square meters of indoor exhibition scenarios of the avenida Reina Maria Cristina, the ancient route of the Montjuïc racetrack and the square of Universe, spaces are added to receive the programming of parallel activities of entertainment and sport.
In the commercial exhibition chapter, AutoRetro adds followers with the addition of more brands of manufacturers. To the traditional presence of firms such as SEAT, manufacturer with great interest in preserving its heritage of classics, we unite this year the participation of Alfa Romeo, which will be attended to this issue with solo exhibitions that show the historical evolution of the brand through its most emblematic cars.
Around 300 exhibitors from more than ten countries will participate in this new edition, which brings together the leading restorers of classic vehicle from the Iberian Peninsula. The Spanish professionals are among the most prestigious technicals in Europe, offering high quality product at competitive prices. At the Barcelona show sold historical cars from brands such as Aston Martin, Porsche, Bugatti, Mercedes, Jaguar, Alfa Romeo, Seat, Citroen and motorcycles Montesa, BMW, Norton, Bultaco, etc. The commercial offer is completed with a wide range of companies and professionals dedicated to the marketing of accessories, spare parts, parts and vintage objects.
AutoRetro Barcelona will dedicate 30 percent of the exhibition space to motorcycles, with the participation of the leading restorers, traders and spare parts sellers of motorcycles in Spain. The Motorshow will allow fans and collectors access to refurbished product ranging from units with more than 100 years old to competition motorcycles of 1980’s; a wide range of possibilities that will allow to know the evolution of this industry segment with deep roots in Catalonia. In addition, all the restoration fans will benefit from a wide range of products in the space dedicated to the specific automobilia of two wheels, which can locate accurate spares to undertake the restoration process.
The programme of parallel activities of AutoRetro 2016 will also be increased by adding the incorporation of the square of the Universo to the surface dedicated to the development of free entertainment and leisure activities, which will take place in the avenida Reina Maria Cristina and the ancient route of the Montjuïc racetrack.
AutoRetro aims to give value to the classic vehicle and bring closer it to the whole population, so the direction of the event has designed a program of free activities on the outside of the enclosure which will allow to transform the vicinity of square of Spain’s Barcelona in an authentic dynamic Museum of classic vehicles: in the avenida Reina Maria Cristina clinches the parking of classics of amateur and mark test areas; by the mountain of Montjuic and the old path of the racetrack of speed circulate them vehicle classic participating in the Montjuïc Legends Series (open to the participation of all them amateur prior registration); and in the square of the universe will install various circuits to vibrate with sports displays classic trial and acceleration tests of enduro, among other activities.
Barcelona firefighters will show us their most historic vehicles in an exhibition inside of the enclosure; We will know in detail the particularities involving the study of the evolution of the automotive industry; and you can view the competition in its formula vintage, among other exhibition proposals.
In addition, AutoRetro will have the space Car&Bike Corral, an area designed to encourage buying and selling classic car owners, both automobiles and motorcycles.
AutoRetro Barcelona will devote its opening day, Thursday, November 24th, to favour the commercial and professional activity in an attempt to clear promote the development and growth of the sector of classics in Spain.
AutoRetro Barcelona is organised by the company ERMEvents, leading company in Spain in the implementation of trade initiatives linked to the world of the motor. Currently, this company organises, in addition to Auto Retro Barcelona, the ClassicAuto Madrid and MotoMadrid.
AutoRetro Barcelona 2016
XXXIII Salon International of the Classic Vehicles
Location: Hall 8 – Montjuic Fairgrounds – Fira de Barcelona
Dates: from 24 to 27 November 2016
WEB page: www.autoretro.es
Organized by: ERMEvents. Classic Racing & Motor Events.
Adress: Calle Aribau, 197-199 1 ° floor. 08021 Barcelona
Phone: 34 935 159 833.