UAE car events are organized throughout the year to show off top notch luxurious cars, connect auto manufacturers with distributors and give auto enthusiasts to watch and participate in motorsport events. Moreover, car meets are a regular happening here. To make sure you do not miss any exciting event, here are the UAE car events of 2017.
Dubai Car Events:
Automechnanika, Dubai – 07 May to 9 May 2017
Automechanika, the three-day event at Dubai World Trade Center, is organized to connect Middle Eastern manufacturers and suppliers with distributors and buyers regionally. It is comprised of six sections like parts and components, tires and batteries, electronics and systems, accessories and customizing, car wash and repair and maintenance. Countries like Iran, Japan, Netherlands and Peru will feature their products for the first time, while Germany considering its expertise in Auto industry will hold the largest pavilion. The timings will be from 10 am to 07 pm.
Dubai International Motor Show – Nov14 to Nov 18 2017
Dubai international Motor Show will be held in November 2017 at Dubai World Trade Center. It is assumed to be MENA’s (Middle East and North Africa) largest event of the year exhibiting more than 600 cars from 18 car manufacturers to millions of visitors who come from all around the globe. This most anticipated UAE car event will showcase world’s finest cars, motorbikes along with top trending auto designs and driving technologies.
Road Tour to Mussandam Oman – Friday 28 April 2017
Porsche Club UAE has organized an exciting weekend road trip to Musandam Oman with an overnight stay at Atana Hotel, Khasab. As only 35 rooms are available at the hotel, registration for this event will be closed once the booking limit is reached. The participants will have to bring their valid passports and car registration documents, as they will need them to cross Omani border. The thrilling event is scheduled to begin from Meydan Hotel Dubai at 8:30 am. Members will be treated with light breakfast at The Track Meydan. The group will set off for Musandam Oman at 9:30 am. The drive from Dubai to Musandam will be made through some of the best deserts and mountain roads of Emirates and Oman to reach the north coast of UAE. Once the Oman border is crossed, the members would reach Khasab driving through exhilarating roads twisting between mountains and sea. After a quick lunch at Atana Hotel, a bus will take the group to the port to explore spectacular Omani Fjords on dhow. After the breathtaking sail through clear water and fresh air, the members will be taken to the famous telegraph island for snorkeling experience. The group will return to Atana hotel after sunset and will then get together for barbecue dinner watching the chefs cooking their meals. Next day, before heading back to Dubai, the members will enjoy a lazy swim in the hotel’s pool after breakfast. Subsequently, an optional dynamic drive will be arranged for motivated drivers starting at 10:30 am from hotel’s lobby. The group will depart for Dubai at 1:00 pm, so the members can reach their homes at supper time. Unfortunately, we heard the booking has reached its limit before the last registration date.
Caffeine and Machine – 14th April
Caffeine and Machine has arranged a local community car meet on 14th April 2017. As the event title entails, it is more of a meet and greet than an international event. Auto lovers can take their fill watching super sleek imported vehicles up-close. Car meets like this bring together car fans in an environment filled with like-minded people, music and coffee. The venue will be Port Rashid and the admission will be free. Contact at +971 50 556 9797.
Abu Dhabi Car Events:
Ferrari Asia Pacific Challenge 2017 – 6 April to 8 April
Inaugurated in 1993, Asia Pacific Challenge has been expanded across Asia. Ferrari Asia Pacific Challenge is a mini tournament which brings amateur and experienced riders from 15 countries together. Popular for holding international races, Yas Marina Circuit Abu Dhabi hosts multiple UAE car events every year. While most of the attendees might go to watch spectacular race challenge, others attend the event just to have an up-close look at super luxury sports cars during pit lane walk. The timings are 12:00-20:30 with prices starting from Dh25 for standard and Dh250 for Brunch Suite. You can take 1 child with you for free. The contact details are: 800-YAS(927), +971-2-659-9800, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, More info: yasmarinacircuit.com
Yas Super Challenge Round 4 – April 20 to April 21
The third season of Yas Super Challenge started from Jan 19 2017 and now it has reached to the final round. This round will include 5 categories namely 4×4 super streets SUV, Index 11.5, Index 10.5, Index 9.0 and Super street-open category. There will be 50 competitors revving their engines to win the challenge for a prize money. The winner will get AED15,000, while the 2nd and 3rd position holders will receive AED10,000 and AED 5,000 respectively. Moreover, a cash prize of AED10,000 will be awarded to the winner of Street of the King challenge.
Car Events Sharjah
We do not have any information regarding the upcoming car events in Sharjah right now. The last prominent event was the 1st Sharjah Sports Desert Festival, held from 2-3 February 2017. Stay tuned for the forthcoming auto events.