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Automechanika Frankfurt 2016
11 – 15 September 2018 Frankfurt am Main Tickets & Registration

Facts and figures of Automechanika

Get connected with the future of the automotive service industry at the leading trade fair Automechanika Frankfurt. As an international meeting place for the industry, dealership trade and maintenance and repair segment, it provides a major platform for business and technological knowledge transfer.

Figures of Automechanika Frankfurt

About 133,000 professional visitors from 170 countries attended the show in 2016 where 4,843 exhibitors from 76 countries presented their innovations, products and solutions.

Facts and figures at one glance (PDF)

Number of Exhibitors

The entire automotive world under one roof

4,843 exhibitors from 76 countries

 

 

Number of visitors

The industry´s most international meeting place

132,944 visitors from 170 countries.

 

 

Trade visitor profile

Trade visitor profile

Trade audience with high decision-making authority.

 

 

Satisfaction rating of trade visitors

Objects achieved?

Almost 100% of all visitors were satisfied.

 

 

Satisfaction rating of exhibitors

Satisfaction rating of exhibitors

Positive feedback from exhibitors too.

Trade visitors by industry sector

Trade visitors by industry sector

The world’s leading trade fair for the automotive industry.

 

 

 

Tomorrow’s Service & Mobility

Tomorrow’s Service & Mobility

Tomorrow´s mobility - an issue that drives one in ten visitors.

 

 

Visitor interest in commercial vehicles

Visitor interest in commercial vehicles

A wealth of technology and know-how.

 

 

Importance of the event for exhibitors from Germany, Europe and worldwide.

Importance of the event for exhibitors

Showcase your offer again in 2018 at the most important platform in the world for the automotive aftermarket!

 

 

Products groups

The Automechanika is unique with regard to product-range breadth and depth. It is split into the following product segments:

Accessories & Customizing
  • General accessories for motor vehicles (rack systems, trailer hitches, roof boxes, air fresheners, jacks, technical textiles, car safety products)
  • Technical customizing (sports exhaust systems, sports air filters, sports chassis, chip and engine tuning, sound design, seats, club sport)
  • Visual customizing (interior design, bodywork elements, car wrapping, spray films, airbrush systems)
  • Infotainment (sound systems, navigation, multimedia, car media, interfaces)
  • Special vehicles, equipment, assemblies and modifications (off-road and pickup accessories, taxis, police, ambulance and council vehicles, vehicles for the disabled)  
  • Trailers for cars and small commercial vehicles, spare and accessory parts for trailers
  • Industry institutions and publishers
Alternative Drive Systems & Digital Solutions (Tomorrow’s Service & Mobility)
  • Electromobility and other alternative drive systems (charging infrastructure and charging cables, battery technology, power electronics, electric motors, other alternative drive systems, lightweight construction, smart city technologies)
  • Connected cars and vehicle safety (autonomous driving, safety – ABS, ESP etc., entertainment, security management, mobility management, in-car well-being)
  • Mobility services (car-sharing, digital fleet management, OBD systems, predictive maintenance, automated claims management)
  • New workshop technologies (augmented & virtual reality smartglasses, repair support and training, 3D printing of spare parts)
  • Cluster initiatives and economic support (automotive competence centre, training for electric mobility and connected cars) 
  • Industry institutions and publishers
Car Wash, Care & Reconditioning
  • Washing (car wash halls and lines, wash stations, washing equipment, accessories)
  • Vehicle care (exterior and interior cleaning, equipment for vehicle care, cleaning and care products)
  • Vehicle preparation (exterior and interior preparation, nano paint sealing, smart repair, upholstery and leather repair, ozone treatment) 
  • Filling station equipment (filling station equipment, tank systems for alternative fuels) 
  • Industry institutions and publishers

Exhibit at Car Wash, Care & Reconditioning

Dealer & Workshop-Management
  • Workshop / dealership / filling station planning and construction (business consultants, certifications, environmental protection consultants)
  • Dealer management systems (finance, claims management, dealer management systems)
  • Workshop management (technical monitoring and certification)
  • Basic and advanced training (mechanics, mechatronics, bodywork, paintwork, sales, training)
  • Workshop and dealership marketing (external advertising, advertising media) 
  • Internet service providers and vehicle marts 
  • Economic regeneration, cluster initiatives   
  • Industry institutions and publishers
Electronics & Systems
  • Engine electronics (control units, bus systems, sensors, actuators)
  • Vehicle lighting (headlights, LED/OLED, lasers, exterior and interior lighting) 
  • Electrical system (electrical power supply, batteries, wiring harnesses, plug connections, sensors, on-board diagnostics)
  • Comfort electronics (automatic air-conditioning, seat heating and ventilation, electric seat adjustment, keyless-go systems, control systems)
  • Industry institutions and publisher
Parts & Components
  • Powertrain (engine, gearbox, exhaust) 
  • Chassis (axles, steering, brakes, wheels, shock absorbers)
  • Body (metal parts, roof systems, mounted parts, windows, bumpers)
  • Standard parts (fastening elements, thread and securing elements, sealing rings, roller bearings)
  • Interior (cockpits, instruments, airbags, seats, heating, air-conditioning, electrical adjusters, interior filters) 
  • Charging accessories 12 volt (plugs, cables, connectors)
  • Regenerated, restored and renewed parts for cars and commercial vehicles
  • Industry institutions and publishers
Repair & Maintenance
  • Workshop equipment and tools (systems and equipment, work clothing, battery management, lifting gear, testing and measuring equipment, tyre installation, workshop equipment)
  • Bodywork repairs (equipment and material)
  • Paintwork and corrosion protection (systems, equipment, paint, corrosion protection, spot repair, auxiliaries)
  • Towing equipment / maintenance and repair of vehicle superstructures (towing equipment, caravan and motor home superstructures, bespoke and special superstructures for lightweight and heavyweight utility vehicles)
  • Waste disposal and recycling (systems, equipment)
  • Workshop safety and ergonomic workshop (air purification, ventilation, heating, health-enhancing technologies, safety-enhancing technologies)
  • Workshop and dealership equipment (shopfitting/shop systems, sales equipment, office and warehouse equipment) 
  • Oils and lubricants (systems, equipment, lubricants, auxiliaries and consumables, waste disposal and recycling)
  • Industry institutions and publishers

New at Automechanika Frankfurt

REIFEN & Automechanika Keyvisuals

REIFEN as co-located show

REIFEN is a well-known trade fair, previously held in Essen, but which now for the first time will take place concurrently with Automechanika in Frankfurt. A perfect match, since more and more tire dealers offer automobile services, whilst automotive dealers are extending the range of tires they offer.

REIFEN: Hall 12.1

Karosseriearbeiten an einem Oldtimer

Classic Cars

Automechanika Frankfurt is the only trade fair to show the whole value adding chain for the business of vintage and classic cars. This includes parts and paint manufacturers, insurers, finance solution providers, start-ups and many more.

Location: Hall 12.1

Car Wash Impression

Car Wash, Care & Reconditioning

For the first time in the history of Automechanika Frankfurt the themes of car washing, care and reconditioning will be getting a roof over their head as they move from the outside exhibition area. The new home of Car Wash, Care & Reconditioning will be the new Hall 12.

Location: Hall 12.0

Exernal view on Hall 12

New hall on the trade fair site

Automechanika Frankfurt’s 25 anniversary show will see the new Hall 12 come on line. With a gross area of 33,600 square metres it is the biggest and most modern hall of the western part of the site. The new hall is home to the themes of Classic Cars, Car Wash, Care & Reconditioning in addition to REIFEN.

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