First Ever Motoring Nostalgia Museum at 2015 Dubai International Motor Show
The Dubai International Motor Show is the largest and most established motoring event in the Middle East, connecting the global automotive industry with the business community, the professionals and inspiring people from different walk of lives. From concept creations to global launches, the evolution of the motor industry in the Middle East has been fuelled by the Dubai International Motor Show for 24 successful years.
For the first time ever Dubai International Motor Show offers a close up encounter of rare show stoppers from the glory days Classic car aficionados will be spoilt for choice with 80 of the rarest, most desirable cars from the 1950s through to the 1980s gathered for the first time under one roof.
“We are aiming to make it fun, engaging and interactive by showcasing the great eras of the motoring industry that will take our visitors back in time. It opens the Dubai International Motor Show up to a wider audience who are interested in all types of cars regardless of their age. These iconic vehicles are symbols of their generations, as well as unique pieces which represent some of the greatest years of motoring.”
A collection of the finest and most significant cars in the history of the automobile from Europe, the United States and Asia have been generously loaned from Mohammed Ben Sulayem, Tomini Classics, the Sharjah Museum and the Al Ain Classics collections as well as from a number of proud owners from the Dubai Grand Parade for the duration of the show.
Everything from a delectable 1951 Riley RMC Roadster with its graceful, sweptback looks that defined the immediate postwar period through to the model that virtually coined the “supercar” phrase, the twin-turbocharged, all-wheel drive 1988 Porsche 959 will be on display in their dedicated auto alley located in DWTC’s Zabeel 1 Hall.
They will join a wide variety of cars covering the full spectrum of desire including a stunning 1965 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud, an original Land Rover, a striking 1955 300SL Gullwing Mercedes-Benz and a 1974 Ferrari Dino to name just a few.
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In keeping with the family friendly feel, visitors to Motoring Nostalgia will be able to take guided tours from resident experts, enjoy street food cuisine from Food Trucks and enjoy retro music down memory lane throughout the five days that take enthusiasts back to the golden age from 1950s Rock ‘n Roll to the Swinging Sixties and beyond. Visitors will also have the opportunity to hear forums covering topics such as how to buy and register a classic car in the UAE.
Prices are AED 65 for single-day entry, with children under 12 entering free and includes entry to the Motoring Nostalgia Museum. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information visit the show’s website at: www.dubaimotorshow.com