Car enthusiasts will have a Tokyo Drift experience behind the wheel of the Suzuki Swift, with a lot of fun in store
– With the participation of the Saudi Ministry of Health, visitors can get their third Covid snapshot at Autoville
RIYAD from Saudi Arabia, January 10, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Saudi International Motor Festival (Autoville) Kicks Off in Saudi Capital Riyadh today with great fanfare among car enthusiasts and motorsport enthusiasts.
Organized by the Saudi Conventions and Exhibitions General Authority (SCEGA), the world’s largest interactive automotive event is held at today’s Dirab Fleet in Friday January 14.
Fans of all things automotive will have a great time in seven main areas: Live Action Arena, OEM Static Motorshow, Car Display Concours, Boogie Storm, Viral Music, Robots, Car Club Displays.
On an area of 1.7 million square meters, the audience will share a good time with the who’s who of professional competition and stuntmen with car stunts, road tests and motocross races. With something for everyone and all ages, star Arab and international artists will bring concerts to life at Autoville.
The Saudi Ministry of Health will have a strong presence with a full team ready to give eligible visitors their third COVID-19 vaccine. The Ministry of Health team will also publicize the measures taken to combat the pandemic and ensure public buy-in.
Amjad ShakerSCEGA’s Acting CEO expressed his joy at the launch of the Autoville festival which unleashes the still untapped potential of the Kingdom’s exhibition, conference and entertainment sectors. He said the Authority had done everything to ensure a dignified and pioneering event.
He added that Autoville enriches the government’s efforts to strengthen the national tourism and exhibition industries with mainstream auto and motorcycle shows and awareness and promotion events that attract experts, enthusiasts. automotive and motorsport industry, and the general public, working with more than 100 global automotive brands.
He went on to say that events like Autoville add tremendous value to the national exhibition and conference industry, having attracted major investors in event planning, automobiles and auto accessories. Not only that, he said, but these events also bring business to local hospitality establishments, not to mention the indirect business they bring to retail, food and entertainment, all of which contribute To give back Riyadh one of the best cities in the world, the main objective of Vision 2030.
Car enthusiasts can participate in Autoville themselves. Chelsea DeNofa will be happy to show them the lines at the Drift School, while the RTR team will teach them how to be professional behind the wheel. The Tokyo Drift test drive is sure to draw fans of the film in, as Suzuki gets them up in his Swift with top pro stuntmen showing them how everything goes in the movies.
Top automakers and professional drivers will be at Autoville, including Saudi professional driver and double Guinness World Record holder Abdul Hadi Al Qahtani, accompanied by legendary pilots Ken block; Vaughn Gethin Jr.; Rémy Bizouard; among many others. Tickets are now available on www.autoville.me
The Saudi International Motor Festival (Autoville) is one of many efforts to strengthen the Saudi auto show industry and make the Kingdom a destination for auto lovers, boosting tourism with the help from other government agencies.
SOURCE Saudi General Authority of Congresses and Exhibitions (SCEGA)