Petersburg International Auto Show — in the Center for Automotive Innovation10 октября, 2021
The most long-awaited automobile event of this year — «Petersburg International Automobile Salon 2021» — took place from April 8 to April 11 in the EXPOFORUM KVC.
Organizers: Exhibition Company FarExpo LLC (St. Petersburg) and OJSC AFM-Holding (Moscow), with the support of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia and the Government of St. Petersburg.
St. Petersburg Motor Show 2021 is dedicated to the 125th anniversary of the first Russian car in St. Petersburg. The official sponsor of PMAS 2021 was the famous Russian automaker LLC Avtotor Holding. On the exposition, the company was presented by BMW dealers — Axel Motors and Axel-Motors North.
In 2021, PMAS visited 36.500 motorists. The event aroused great interest among media representatives and autoboker, among them: TV channel «St. Petersburg», TV channel «78», «Fifth Channel», TV channel «Otr», Autoradio, «Echo of Moscow» and many others.
On April 8-11, new items from BMW, Volkswagen, Lada, Suzuki, Kia, Tesla, Chery, etc. were presented.
Part of the exposure was dedicated to electric vehicles: Tesla Model 3 Performance, Tesla Model X Long Range Plus, Tesla Model S, BMW i3, Electric Mobile Minivan Solis, Xpeng G3, Mini Cooper Electric SE, Nissan Leaf. For the first time, Tesla Model S and BMW I3 electric vehicles from Unicom Motors were held on PMAS.
Mass test drive of serial models from the Furious dealer: Volkswagen Tiguan, Lada Niva Travel, Suzuki Vitara, Citroen C3 Aircross, Kia K5 and the company «Istim» — Chery Tiggo 8 Pro. The first time in the test drive at PMAS took part racing car based on Super 7 from the Lap Time Racing command. A total of more than 2000 test drives were conducted.
For true connoisseurs of bright tuning projects, Nissan Skyline, Dodge Viper, BMW E46 320D Touring, VW Polo BassLine and others were presented.
Exhibits from the game Drive and Spbu Polytech Peter the Great Steel Point of Attraction for Lovers of Sports Auto.
The St. Petersburg International Motor Show met guests from the oldest age to adults, the professionals of their business. This platform has become a meeting place for all those who feed interest in the automotive industry. For young motorists at the St. Petersburg Motor Show, a children’s interactive zone from Lat 24 and RC Hobby Garage tracks Club for radio-controlled trophy and Drift RC is presented.
For specialists of the automotive industry, a rich business program was held, within which a press conference was held «125 years of Russian automotive industry. Prospects for the development of production and automotive market. «
The seminar «Development of electromotive, unmanned and connected transport and infrastructure», the workshop «Work on the after-sales service market», the program «Automotive Classic» took place.
For the first time within the framework of the exhibition in St. Petersburg, the exposition of the retro masterpiece «OldTaymer Gallery» was presented.
Attention in the anniversary year was given to domestic machines, rare exhibits:
the very first Russian car Yakovleva and the mill (1896),
the only preserved Muscovite-415 in the world, ahead of his time, the forerunner of modern crossovers,
Trolleybus MTB-82 (1947), buses ZIS-8 (1934) and ZIL-158 (1957), pets of citizens of pre-war and post-war decades,
And many others.
Fans of foreign retro equipment left the exhibition with new bright impressions. «OldTaymer Gallery» presented:
• The three-time winner of the «Corvetov» contests in the US Corvette-Stinger,
• Gorgeous pakdomi «Eit» and «Twelv»,
• Luxury Cadillaci Deville and «62th series»,
• Sports Austin-Haley and Bentley,
• Valya Limousine Lincoln Continental,
• Armored Presidential Cadillac Fleetwood from George Bush Senior Garage.
The Federal Protection Service of the Russian Federation presented an extensive information booth dedicated to the 100-year-old anniversary of a special purpose garage (January 1, 2021).
St. Petersburg International Automobile Salon expresses great thanks to participants, partners, guests of the exhibition.