October 23, 2013, TORONTO, ON (ISN) – The 8th Annual Canadian Motorsports Expo, Powered by Inside Track Motorsport News will take place February 7, 8 & 9, 2014 at the International Centre, adjacent to Toronto’s Pearson International Airport.
Billed as ‘Canada’s Ultimate Racing Show,’ the CME takes place just two weeks before the Daytona 500, at a time when Canadian racers and fans are making their plans and purchasing decisions for the upcoming racing season.
For the first time ever, the Canadian Motorsports Expo (CME) will take place in Hall 5 at the International Centre. The giant 100,000 square foot space has no pillars, obstructions or internal walls, thereby providing an ideal venue in which to showcase the hundreds of exhibitors, tracks, series, vendors and racing vehicles that will fill the hall.
“We’re looking forward to the 2014 Canadian Motorsports Expo and we’re confident it will be the best yet,” said the CME’s David Weber. “In addition to spotlighting Canadian racers, series, tracks, builders, equipment suppliers and collectible vendors, we’re also adding some new automotive components to the CME that will broaden the appeal of the show. We’re very excited about the move to Hall 5 and we’re looking forward to rolling out news about our celebrity guests and special show features over the coming weeks and months.”
Offering interesting and informative racing forums, celebrity racer autograph sessions, NASCAR Sprint Cup stock cars, Canadian racing vehicles from across the motorsports spectrum, reunion events, popular awards presentations and aisle after aisle of equipment suppliers and collectibles vendors, the CME has something for every racer and fan. It’s also become the venue where Canadian racers, tracks and series make news. The show offers fantastic value and exposure for motorsports-related businesses looking to launch their sales, marketing and promotional campaigns in front of thousands of their most motivated and likely customers.
Throughout its existence, the Canadian Motorsports Expo has become famous for its presentation of celebrity racers from Canada and around the world. Stars like Kyle Busch, Michael Waltrip, Ron Fellows, Jacques Villeneuve, Matt Kenseth, Paul Tracy, Brad Keselowski, Dario Franchitti, James Hinchcliffe, Max Papis, Derek Daly, Miguel & Yvon Duhamel and many, many more have graced the CME stage for fan Q&A and autograph sessions.
The CME has also featured world-famous racing machines, including the NASCAR Cup cars of Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jeff Gordon, as well as F1 and IndyCar vehicles. Watch for updates through the coming months as to which big name racers and machines will be on display at the 8th Annual Canadian Motorsports Expo, Powered by Inside Track Motorsport News.
Past exhibitors wishing to reserve prime locations in Hall 5 should contact Mike Galipeau at (416) 962-7223 or mike@CanadianMotorsportsExpo.com. A variety of show sponsorship packages and show properties are also still available on a first come, first-served basis. Contact the show’s promoters for more info on how your company can benefit by being part of the Canadian Motorsports Expo. For CME info, visit www.CanadianMotorsportsExpo.com.