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School of Engineering

31/05/2016


The Knysna motor show held on Sunday May 1, 2016 turned out to be a real blockbuster event and beating all expectations. The motor show was held in perfect weather with the most fantastic display of cars and motorcycles, complemented with new cars and trade related stalls. The display ranged from Vintage and Veteran cars, classic sports cars, super cars, classic and vintage motorcycles . A continuous stream of positive comments were received from participants as well as the public .

The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University also added a special touch with their display of their purpose designed carbon fibre prototype vehicle, the ECO-CAR. Along with this they exposed the visitors to their E-mobility innovation program and had on display a BMW I8 and Nissan Leaf hybrid cars, as well as an electric bicycle, a Segway and an all-terrain electric vehicle. We can clearly say that the variety and grouping of cars and motorcycles on display , will not easily be seen in one display area.

Not only was the Knysna motor show bigger and better, but all records were literally smashed this year . Close to 400 awesome cars and motorcycles were on display and this was complimented by a fantastic display of new cars and motor related trade stands. Visitors streamed in and including the various participants , in excess of 5000 people attended the motor show.