MG along with Mazda confirmed for London Motor Show
Source : MG along with Mazda confirmed for London Motor Show
MG will be at the 2016 Battersea Park event, while Mazda will be represented by TW White dealer group
The two brands have joined Tesla as confirmed attendees, while the show’s organisers are believed to be still attempting to sign up additional manufacturers.
MG is actually the first any to sign up, along with will be displaying its two main designs, the MG 3 along with the MG 6, at the show. While the any says which which has “several designs planned for the immediate along with longer-term future”, which has not confirmed whether any of these will be appearing at the show inside form of concepts or production designs.
Mazda, however, will be represented at the show by dealer group T W White & Sons. The group, based inside south of England, will be displaying a selection of Mazda’s completely new range, with the 2, 3 along with MX-5 all required to be on show.
The dealer group has also confirmed which the MX-5-based Mitsuoka Roadster will also be on display at the show.
At a previous press event for the show, HRH Prince Michael of Kent announced which Aston Martin, Jaguar, Land Rover along with Geely had agreed “multi-million pound” investments to exhibit at the revived London motor show in May 2016.
However, a spokesman subsequently clarified the comment, producing which clear which the Prince actually meant to acknowledge these three firm’s investment inside UK car industry.
The show will run coming from 5-8 May 2016 with adult tickets priced at £13. No prices for concessions were revealed, nevertheless they were said to be “substantially lower”. Prince Michael said the goal is actually to make the show “rank alongside cities like Geneva along with Frankfurt”.
He added: “The show will be an opportunity to shine the spotlight on one of the most amazing industries which we have in This specific country. The show is actually a very important development for the British motor industry along with has come about of its remarkable success.”
Although no specifics were given, the show will be built around “several large structures” which will act as hubs to put a focus on various aspects of the motoring industry, including its heritage in an area led by the Beaulieu National Motor Museum, a zone where thought leaders coming from the industry will be available for seminars, an area focused on road safety along that has a test drive zone. In addition, Prince Michael revealed which a heliport will be running to take potential customers to race tracks for high-speed test drives, along with which there would certainly be an emphasis on family entertainment.
The official British motor show last ran at London’s Excel in 2008. The British motor show’s next running was planned for 2010 nevertheless was cancelled during the financial crisis after several major any withdrew their support for the event, producing which unsustainable despite impressive pengunjung numbers. Since then, shows like Goodwood have risen along with expanded to fill the void. The SMMT still owns the British motor show name.
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