|08/19/13 09:35AM||Car Shows, Events|
Air, Land Sea, and Space
Five thrilling days and nights at seven separate venues on forty seven square miles of the magical Walt Disney World® Resort!
Powered by the same Disney® spirit that brings the world the magic of Walt Disney World®, RPM International Motorsports & Trade Expo will, for the first time ever, combine a series of adrenaline inspired expos, evenings of premium entertainment, experience-based, heart pumping events of racing and performance and a full scale, 450,000 square foot, international industry and consumer trade show at one, family friendly destination. An unparalleled adventure for the motoring enthusiast!
Attendees will begin their experience at The RPM Racing Village located at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort. This all-encompassing, mega event of power and speed is designed to engage, entertain and excite enthusiasts of all kinds with expos of the champions of motorsports, the history and the future of technology, a marketplace of OEM, aftermarket and custom goods & services for the motoring enthusiast along with luxury retailers in audio, apparel and accessories. Here, will be featured the “Women ‘N Racing” Expo as well as Braille Battery’s “Green Speed Zone” presenting earth-friendly technology at its finest. Visit the “Heritage Collection” presented by General Motors, “The Chevy Camaro Build Off” exhibit and view some of racing’s foremost history & art.
From there, guests will be transported to a thrill-seeker’s paradise for a ride & drive experience at the Walt Disney® World Speedway with their choice of two types of racing; NASCAR or Luxury Performance on a real tri-oval track. Also offered here is an EXTREME Off-Road, Ride & Drive Experience on the infield.
At location number three, the prestigious Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resort, event goers will experience the RPM Racing Marine Village with a world-class, offshore powerboat expo and a marketplace for luxury marine related goods & services. Here, racing teams will network with industry leaders and provide meet & greet opportunities with consumers and fans of the world of luxury boating.
Lastly, a Sunday afternoon stroll along the green at Disney’s Magnolia Golf Course, a four-star championship course leads our guests to “The Festival Among the Magnolias” featuring select exotics from “The Celebration Exotic Car Festival” on the driving range and premier car clubs like “The Porsche Club of America” showcased on the 15th & 16th holes. Luxury products and amenity tents will line the greens and ‘Concours’ cars can be viewed on the 17th & 18th.
“RPM After Dark”, a series of nighttime events, kicks off Wednesday evening with a welcome reception for industry and trade attendees at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort Ballroom from 8pm-11pm. Thursday, the “Go Wild” reception for industry professionals and consumers will roar into the night at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park from 8pm-11pm. Friday, Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort Ballroom will host “RPM Salutes Women in Racing” featuring celebrated female driver, Elaine Larsen, driver of the 5000 HP “Miller Welds Jet Dragster” & co-owner of Larsen Motorsports.
Our Red Carpet Event “Lights, Motor, ACTION!” will be held at Disney’s® Hollywood Studios featuring very special live entertainment, luxury performance automobiles, art & fashion on the runway-racetrack to benefit automotive charities from 7pm-9pm.
RPM International Motorsports & Trade Expo is expected to attract more than sixty thousand guests in it’s five day span, ranging from garage enthusiasts, racing teams and industry professionals to multimillion dollar collectors. Orlando, Florida, being the first and only destination in the country to welcome more than fifty million visitors yearly, is the natural choice for this “Marvel of Motors”, placed upon the backdrop of Magic Kingdom® Park.
The Racing Trade Expo at The RPM Racing Village located at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort & Convention Center will provide both seasoned industry professionals and consumers an opportunity to mingle with the most recognizable manufacturers, builders, dealers, race teams, and retailers from around the globe. Highlights will include special appearances by world-renowned teams and drivers from an industry of over 450,000 racers* in a marketplace that yields $19.5 billion* in sales annually. Industry professionals will stay ahead of the curve with numerous exhibitor seminars held throughout the week on various topics such as machining, fabrication and innovative racing technologies. This evolving, rapidly changing industry yields new racing companies, parts and products every minute and staying on top, means keeping on top of your game. Orlando will be the pinnacle of the performance marketplace defining the its leadership in of the latest products, goods and services to global racing peers and luxury connoisseurs.
We invite you to bring your team, your friends, and your family to this five day festival of speed and performance created by executive producer, RJ Hunt.
*rated 4 stars by Golf Digest
*RPM INTERNATIONAL MOTORSPORTS & TRADE EXPO
AT DISNEY’S CORONADO SPRINGS RESORT CONVENTION CENTER IS A TRADE-ONLY EVENT
ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 4TH AND THURSDAY, DECEMBER 5TH
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*OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6TH THROUGH SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8TH
*ALL OTHER ATTRACTIONS AT RPM INTERNATIONAL MOTORSPORTS EXPO ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 4TH THROUGH SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8TH
RSVP THROUGH TICKET PRESALE IS STRONGLY ENCOURAGED.*
*THIS ESTIMATE WAS ORIGINALLY PREPARED BY MOTORSPORT RESEARCH ASSOCIATES FOR THE BRITISH AUTO RACING TRADE GROUP, MOTORSPORTS INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION. DOLLAR AMOUNTS INCLUDE $6.5 BILLION IN RACE ENGINEERING INVESTMENTS.