Eleventh Classic Expo continues to be successful
The Classic Expo which took place from 16 to 18 October 2015 at the International Exhibition and Convention Center Salzburg evolved, according to statements of renowned, European classic car dealers, into one of the best classic car shows in Europe.
With about 250 exhibitors and an exhibition area of over 40,000 square meters, this year's eleventh Classic Expo fascinated about 26,000 visitors. "Despite the tensed border situation and a decline in the number of Bavarian visitors of approximately 10%, the number of visitors of the previous year was yet exceeded. I'm really proud of our team, "said Michael Wagner, Managing Director of the International Exhibition and Convention Center Salzburg. With the special exhibition "80 Years of Jaguar" and the photo exhibition "50 Years of Beatles in Salzburg" British classics were thought in two respects.
Noteworthy is the development of the Classic Expo into one of the most sought-after meetings for the classic car industry in Europe. Harald Henninger, CEO of Mirbach, confirms the upward trend. "We are pleased for many years now and will also exhibit at the Classic Expo 2016. The classic car market, he attests is returning to normal rates, while rare vehicles of high quality are still in great demand.
The Austrian sports car dealer Günther Pühringer restarted as exhibitor: "Our customers especially love the Austrian charm of the Classic Expo. We have good sales transactions and are very satisfied."
In addition to the club and private sale hall, the aftermarket was well visited. Walter Traxler who is exhibiting at alle European classic car shows issuing counts the Classic Expo to the top three.