The seventh edition of the Qatar Motor Show will offer automotive enthusiasts and visitors exclusive regional and local reveals from 20 global brands organisers Qatar Tourism Authority and Fira Qatar have confirmed. Held under the patronage of HE Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior of the State of Qatar, the highly-anticipated event will open its doors from 18 – 22 April at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC).
True to its theme of ‘Driving to Innovation’, Qatar Motor Show 2017 will take visitors on a thrill-filled ride to discover the latest hybrid and tech-advanced vehicles that are paving the way to the future of the automotive industry. The show will unveil limited edition cars and some of the rarest classic cars in the world. Spread over the 12,000 sq m hall, exhibitors will include: Dodge, Jeep, Ford, Lincoln, Hyundai, Nissan, Toyota, Lexus, Chevrolet, Genesis, Jaguar, Land Rover, Maserati, Mini, BMW, Mercedes- Benz, Mitsubishi, BAIC and Harley Davidson. The Classic Car exhibition will showcase a line up of 20 classical cars provided by Sheikh Faisal Museum, Al Fardan Group and Mawater.
Interactive fan zones will be packed with performances and activities including the inaugural XRebels extreme sports performance by Xtork at the ‘Xtreme Sports Park’, which will be open to the public at DECC. Skateboarding, BMX Best Runs and Longboard Sprint Race competitions will be running from 19 April until the end of the event. Visitors can register online in advance for these activities to eliminate waiting time. Additionally, the park will host fun games such as parkour, MTB and Aggressive Inline Skate.
To attract visitors from the region, Qatar Motor Show 2017 is offering special promotions in collaboration with hotel, airline, and transportation partners.
Qatar Airway, QMS’ official airline, will offer visitors coming to see the show discounted fares which can be accessed by visiting the Qatar Airways website – qatarairways.com
Discounted bookings will also be available at Shangri-La, QMS’ official hotel, where visitors can access them via the code: ELA170417.
In addition, Careem, the Official Transportation Partner will be offering visitors 20% off rides to and from the event during the five days of the show.
Starting from the 19 April, Doha will experience a parade of unique and exciting cars in West Bay at the DECC at 5 pm daily.
Social media competitions will be running throughout the show, giving visitors the chance to win memorable prizes including gadgets, branded merchandising and weekend test drives. Visitors are encouraged to register online at qatarmotorshow.gov.qa and to follow the show’s social media channels on Twitter and Instagram: @Qatarmotorshow and on Facebook: facebook.com/qatarmotorshow for the latest updates and more information.