The Salon Rétromobile closes the Paris Classic Car Week this Sunday February 10, with a record of attendance:
132 000 enthusiasts on 5 days of exhibition. The show surpasses the 130 000 visitors and at the same time, its record of attendance obtained in 2015 with the sale of the cars of the Collection Baillie (121 884 visitors). Every year, thousands of international enthusiasts flock to admire the dazzling bodies, discover the lines and curves of another time, and marvel at all the unpublished exhibitions carefully prepared by the Salon teams.
This year, Rétromobile has assembled no less than 620 exhibitors, nearly 1 000 vehicles spread over the 3 halls, totaling 72 000 m2 of exhibition, the equivalent of 7 football fields. A work rewarded by a record visitor that confirms the success and attractiveness of the show to the general public.
A memorable edition small and great car enthusiasts have had the pleasure of discovering or rediscovering models sometimes unpublished and others well known to the general public:
Highlights of this edition: The Giant of the desert, the Berliet T100 which dazzled by its spectacular dimensions or even the 60 candles of the mythical Mini! The manufacturers also responded with unpublished exhibitions around their anniversaries (Citroën, Renault, Bentley, Bugatti, Honda, etc.); The unusual animations had as each year their place on the living room: in the image of the meeting of 14 Bédélia on the 19 still existing, the return of the Club of the party-party and the Museum of the armoured in the exhibition enclosure but also outside in Dynamic demonstration; The novelties of this edition: a focus on the two-wheelers with the exhibition Gnome and Rhône and the sales space of motorcycles of collection and because the collection automobile remains accessible, a sales exhibition dedicated to automobiles at-25 000 € has been able to delight the Collectors with 75% of vehicles sold!
Connoisseurs, rare car enthusiasts, scouts of unknown little nuggets and collectors in search of coins, they all replied present! In 2020, the SALON RÉTROMOBILE celebrate its 45th anniversary… See you from February 5 to 9 in PARIS at the PORTE de Versailles Exhibition Centre