COVID-19 has heavily impacted the automotive industry and one of the biggest shows in the world – Geneva Motor Show – has been cancelled twice now. There will be no 2021 edition and there are no updates as to when the Palexpo in Geneva, Switzerland will host it again.
A Brief Overview of Geneva Motor Show
Geneva Motor Show is the definitive international auto salon, which covers all aspects of the automotive industry from accessories and parts for motor cars, alternative powered cars and electric cars to workshop installations to special bodywork motor cars. An international trade show unlike any other, it’s captured the imagination of hundreds of thousands who arrive in Geneva, Switzerland year after year.
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Why Your Visit Is Worth It
Say the name Geneva Motor Show to anyone involved in the automotive sector and you’ll see ecstatic reactions. The show functions as one of the biggest stages for showcasing automobiles and conducting business. We bring you some numbers from the last edition:
- 178 international exhibitors – the biggest names in the industry;
- 660,000+ international visitors over the course of 11 days;
- 900+ automobiles on display;
- 150+ new world premiers
- 106,000+ square metres of exhibition space dedicated.
Geneva Motor Show is in its second century as the motor show first made its debut back in 1905 where it showcased the first ever internal combustion engines alongside benzene- and steam-powered cars. Even at the dawn of the automotive industry, this show functioned as the first place to survey modern inventions and advancements. The product range is complete with concept cars, supercars, solarmobiles, ancillaries, car tuning, parts, accessories, bodies, workshop equipment all on display. It’s the platform to announce to the world cutting-edge models and receive exceptional media coverage as well as meet with buyers who have the necessary budget. Geneva Motor Show is also entering a new phase of its development with the 2019 seeing the event with a new design and face for the public.
Who Are You Going to Meet?
All the major automobile manufacturers showcase at Geneva Motor Show. That’s a fact. We provide you with a small taste – Volvo, General Motors, Bentley, Audi, Peugeot, Mercedes Benz, BMW, Toyota, Volkswagen, Mazda, McLaren and Porsche. Just to name a few. The show is growing even more international with the inclusion of Changan, a major Chinese manufacturer. Alongside car manufacturers, there are companies that develop parts and other technologies that orient the automotive sectors towards sustainability. Visitors tend to come from all over the world with European countries leading with biggest numbers. Professionally, we see engineers, experts and mechanics.