Qatar Motor Show draws huge crowd

 21 Apr 2017 - 1:22

The Peninsula

Qatar Motor Show 2017 continues to thrill motor enthusiasts of all ages, as fans and families flock to the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center (DECC) to enjoy one of the most exciting automotive events in Qatar and the region.
Visitors throng the showcase of iconic cars at the classic cars showroom brought to the exhibition by Mawater, the show’s strategic partner along with the Sheikh Faisal Museum and Al Fardan.
Mawater is a classic car and motorcycle club that was founded to support, unite and represent the mutual interests of historic vehicle owners and enthusiasts of Qatar, while educating the general public on the industrial heritage and promote responsible and safe driving. It isalso treating Doha to an extravagant classic car parades including a GCC mixed classics parade today and a pick-up classic trucks parade tomorrow.
Batabit, a center that aims to effectively participate in building a generation of responsible riders equipped with the best riding skills and knowledge, continues to host a series of biking parades including a choppers parade, and a spiders parade, while wrapping the show tomorrow with a stellar performance.
Interactive fan zones and mesmerising parades are a highlight at show. Xtork, the first and only Qatar-based extremesports magazine, is overseeing the inaugural XRebels extreme sports performance at the ‘Xtreme Sports Park’. Skateboarding, BMX Best Runs and Longboard Sprint Race competitions will continue to run until tomorrow in addition to fun games such as parkour, MTB and Aggressive Inline Skate.
In addition to the interactive fan zones, parades and the showrooms, five social media competitions run on a daily basis giving car enthusiast the chance to win valuable prizes. Visitors are encouraged to register online on and to follow the show’s social media channels on Twitter and Instagram.