A fair dedicated to light commercial and leisure vehicles, motorcycles from 14 until 22 January 2017.
This 95th car show will appear in a rejuvenated version, with a cheaper online ticketing service, a more extensive entertainment program and an improved visitors comfort. The unavoidable event in the beginning of 2017 in the Benelux for all lovers of motorized vehicles. Cars of all kinds: commercial vehicles, trucks, motorcycles, bicycles, dreamcars. A place of choice will also be reserved to electric vehicles whose autonomy keeps increasing and the charging time to decrease. As well as cars with hybrid technology that can be an alternative to sustainability while avoiding the charging time of the electrical cars. Every tastes will be then satisfied. With an extended surface area to 56.000 sq/m distributed on 10 palaces of Heyzel Expo. The length of the event will be this year reduce to only one week, but with extended schedules until 7 pm and two nocturnal evenings on 16 and 20 January until 10 pm. In addition to the exhibition of the latest models, the Palais 12 will be dedicated to testing with a demanding all-terrain crossing track, as well as acrobats will perform breathtaking cabrioles at the handlebars of their motorcycles. A stop at the “Pitstop bar” will be recommended, the ideal meeting place to refuel in a lounge and relaxed atmosphere. The 2017 edition will thus not escape the tradition with many interactive experiences.
The fair will of course support the automotive technicians of tomorrow with the “Job on Wheels” program, and its support since 2013 to specialized education and training to all automotive professions. With the development of specific didactic materials made available by FEBIAC to the various participating schools. In a few examples, it represents: 1400 syllabi developed, 60 electrotechnical didactic kits finalised, 19 online course modules elaborated for approximately 70 participating schools. Rewarding exchanges for all, with also about twenty car brands federated around the initiative. Both in the north and south sides of Belgium. It will also be possible to keep the head in the stars during the Salon thanks to “Dreamcars” and its exhibition “Winter chic”. A 2017 edition with vehicles of exceptional manufacturers that will looks majestic in an alpine decor. The prestigious brands will be hand-picked by a selection committee, on 44 podiums, for an exclusive event in the Palais 1. As usual, an exclusive gala evening is scheduled in the “Dream Cars” Palace on the eve of the opening to the general public. The benefits of this evening will be donated to the association “The chains of hope”. The opportunity to dream while contributing to improve the daily life of less favored people.
The good plan before visiting the Salon will be to book its ticket “online” with on average prices 20% cheaper than on site. Several models will be Nevertheless presented in Belgian or European premiere. The Brussels Motor Show or the biggest multi-brand showroom in the country in a convivial and comfortable atmosphere.