18th Motoring Show



Autosalon 2005 – summary

XVIth International Motoring Fair – Autosalon / Autoservice 2005 took place in period between 6th and 9th October 2005. During 4 days, on the area of 18 000 sq meters 120 Exhibitors presented their goods, services and current developing trends in automotive industry. Record-breaking number of visitors – 25 700 people admired the Exhibition.

The most important event during XVIth International Motorising Fair was the European Premiere of Fiat Grande Punto. Presentation of this new model which will be launched on the Polish market at the beginning of the year 2006, was supported by representatives from Turin: Ayoul Grouvel – Marketing Manager , and from Warsaw: Wojciech Halarewicz – Fiat Auto Poland Sales Manager, Beata Dziewanowska – Fiat Auto Poland Marketing Manager.

Apart from Fiat Grande Punto, following new car models were presented during this edition of Motoring Fair:

Alfa Romeo 159,
BMW 3 Touring
Chevrolet Spark
Chrysler 300C Touring
Citroen C1, C4, C5
Fiat Croma
Fiat Grande Punto
Ford Connect
Ford Focus
Ford Mondeo
Hyundai Sonata
Hyundai Tucson
Jaguar S-Type V6 Diesel
Jeep Grand Cherokee
Kia Rio
Land Rover Discovery
Lewus GS 300
Lexus RX 4004 (hybrydowy)
Mercedes S, ML, B
Mitsubishi Colt
Nissan Pathfinder
Opel Zafira II
Peugeot 107, 1007, 307, 607
Porsche Boxter S
Porsche Carrera S
Renault Clio
Skoda Octavia Kombi FSI
Suzuki Grand Vitara
Suzuki Vitara
Toyota Hilum

This year Exhibition was supported by following accompanying events:
1. Oldtimer Exhibition – organized by Oldtomer Department in Silesian Automobilclub
2. 10th Indoor Grand Prix of radio-controlled cars organized by the Silesian Club of Technical Sports "Formula" in Ruda Śląska
3. Caravaning Rally – two-day long rally of caravan owners
4. 12th Odd-looking Vehicles Rally and 6th Tunned Cars Rally



Fair organizers:
Miedzynarodowe Targi Katowickie Sp. z o.o.
ul. Bytkowska 1B, PL 40-955 Katowice
tel: +48 32 7899100, fax: +48 32 2540227