Technoclassica 2014 Presse conference At the Technoclassica Press conference it became very clear once again that the show is in a continuous grow. A ball-room at least double the size of last year and journalists from all over the world sitting down and hearing the facts about this years edition, the 26th yet.
An edition of superlatives, as Leon Franssen, CEO of the organisation Stiftung für Internationalel Handel klassische Automobile, shortly SIHA, explained us. With over 2500 classic cars for sale, over 1250 exhibitors from all over the world, even North and South America and China and an expected number of visitors of over 200.000, this id without any doubt the biggest indoor classic car show world wide. Next to that, no less then 27 manufacturers are officially represented at the Technoclassica, another world-record. Let’s go on, more than 200 car clubs present themselves, nowhere else you can find such a presentation.
Mercedes-Benz, celebrating a 120th birthday, brought no less than 36 race-cars from a very early 1902 car over Silver Arrows from the 30s and 50s to a F1 car competing in last season. Maserati is celebrating their 100th anniversary, in the main hall 6 the 10 most beautiful Zagato bodied cars can be seen, Porsche is celebrating 40 years Porsche 911 Turbo, and has Magnus Walker on their stand to chat and talk Porsche.
Spoken of Porsche, serious rarities can be seen, a Beutler Porsche, a Glöckler Porsche, several Porsche 356 Carrera 2 of which one an ultra rare Cabriolet, several Pre A’s, a Porsche 904, 2 Porsche 917‘s and dozens and dozens of Porsches 356 and 911, both with a price range that keep on booming. Just to say.. Don’t hesitate and go visit this magnificent show.