Automechanika in Turkey
Automechanika Istanbul 2014 will be larger than before and mirrors the strong mood of Turkish economy to the international automotive audience.
Now an annual event, Automechanika Istanbul, will open its doors from 10 to 13 April 2014 in Turkey. This international trade fair has been held since 2001 at Istanbul’s TUYAP Fair, Convention and Congress Centre. All relevant professionals and decision-makers from the automotive manufacturing, distribution and repair sectors in the region will come together under one roof.
Automechanika fairs are organised all around the globe in 13 different cities. Following the same concept, products at Automechanika Istanbul fall into one of these six categories: Parts and components: Powertrain, chassis, body, standard parts, interior, alternative original equipment drive units, charging accessories, restored and renewed parts for cars and commercial vehicles, and parts and services for vintage vehicles. Electronics and systems: engine electronics, vehicle lighting, electrical system, driver assistance systems/vehicle safety, and comfort electronics.
Accessories and tuning: general accessories for motor vehicles, club sport, performance systems, design enhancement, customizing, infotainment, equipment and modifications, alternative drive units, wheel rims, tyres, tyre pressure control systems, trailers, spares and accessory parts for trailers.
Repair and maintenance: garage equipment and tools, body repairs, paintwork and corrosion protection, bodies for lightweight and heavyweight utility vehicles, caravans and motorhomes, towing service, accident assistance, mobile services, waste disposal and recycling, dealership equipment, basic and advance training, and restoration and maintenance of vintage vehicles.
IT and management: dealership planning and construction, finance, franchise concepts, claim management and claim control, dealer management systems, garage management, dealership marketing, internet service providers and vehicle marts, economic regeneration, cluster initiatives, and mobility concepts.
Service station and car wash: refuelling, washing and care, oils and lubricants, and charging infrastructure.
Petroleum Istanbul, the international petroleum, lubricants equipment trade fair will no longer be running at the same time. Some of the trade-oriented product groups from this fair will be incorporated into the Automechanika Istanbul product group portfolio.