Speaking of Auto Expos around the world, there is one in India as well which would be held with a week’s time and that is the Surat Auto Expo 2011. As the name would have said, it is scheduled to be held in Surat, Gujarat from 8th April to 11th April 2011. It is said to be India’s second biggest Auto Expo after the Auto Expo India. The timings for this Surat Auto Expo 2011 are from 9 am to 6 pm. The total exhibition area covers approximately 30 acres and the product profile would boast of bicycles, 2/3/4 wheelers, auto components, Construction equipment/vehicles, Light/heavy commercial vehicles, car care, Alternate fuel technology, petroleum/lubricant products, service station equipments, electric vehicles, design modifications, agricultural equipments/vehicles, auto finance and also insurance.
The visitors profile combines auto enthusiasts, CEOs, dealer delegations, state transport authorities, engineers, publication houses, overseas buyer delegations, government officials, ministerial departments, general visitors and also educational/research institutes. It also promises to be a platform for promoting and launching new vehicles. The other features that would be a part of the show and the arena as a whole would be Safety ride programs, Food Court, Wheels on Ramp, Theme Pavilion, Media Lounge, Meeting and Conference facilities, Seminars and also Proving grounds. This whole show is organized by The Southern Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SGCCI). There would also be a Car and Bike of Gujarat Award. The URL for booking of this show for visitors is http://autoexpo.sgcci.in/booking.php#Booking-Form . Indiandrives would definitely be visiting the Surat Auto Expo 2011 and we would be covering it live for our readers.