Western Sydney Institute of TAFE has joined MotorWorld Sydney as sponsor of the Careers zone.The Careers Zone is designed to educate and inspire young people to consider a career in the auto industry, with workshops including Airbrushing, Basic Servicing Demo, Diagnostic and Scan tools explained, Basic Spray Painting, Mirror Wrapping and fun tyre changing competitions. Experts from the Western Sydney Institute of TAFE will present a daily session in the Speakers Corner on Careers in the auto industry. For more information on Western Sydney Institute of TAFE go to https://wsi.tafensw.edu.au/
Australia’s leading automotive news and advice website, CarAdvice.com has joined MotorWorld Sydney as an online media partner. CarAdvice will report on the results of the Mega Test Fest, including the CarAdvice Double Mega Test. The Mega Test Fest is an exciting initiative that allows visitors to test drive, compare and review cars from their personal perspective via a digital voting and scoring system. Visitors can sign up to join the CarAdvice team in determining the best compact SUV and the best performance car under $60,000 in the CarAdvice Double Mega Test. The Double Mega Test is the biggest car test ever held in Australia and the only test to include the general public as part of the test team. Over 30 cars will be involved in this independent car test, offering visitors a unique opportunity to compare, discuss and rate these popular vehicles in collaboration with the CarAdvice experts. Many other drive experiences will be available at MotorWorld Sydney.
For more information visit www.caradvice.com.au
Dream Ride 2016 will be an exciting opportunity for motoring enthusiasts to come together to have some fun while raising awareness and funds for Special Olympics Australia.
As part of the MotorWorld Sydney event, Australia’s first ever Dream Ride will provide Special Olympics Australia athletes with the opportunity to experience the thrill and excitement of driving in a luxury car.
On Sunday 4 December, the closing day of MotorWorld Sydney, five luxury and classic car brands and motorbikes from around NSW will make their way to Sydney Motorsport Park.
On arrival the bikes and cars will all complete a lap of honour around the famous track. Visitors will have quite a sight to see with Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Aston Martins, Morgans and Mustangs on track with Special Olympics athletes riding in a dream car.
A concert from 2pm will feature some amazing acts including former Icehouse frontman Iva Davies, Australia’s leading urban/hip-hop group Justice Crew, Aussie country music superstars Adam Harvey and Amber Lawrence and The Voice star Adam Ladell.
To take part in Dream Ride 2016 or for more information visit www.dreamride.com.au
Mamamia Women’s Network, Australia’s premier women’s media company, has come on board as Lifestyle media partner. Mamamia will host Ladies’ Day on the opening day of the event, with special auto and lifestyle activities of particular interest to women. They will also host the VIP space inside the Grid Club. Women will have opportunities to test drive various current model cars, including the Range Rover Evoque Convertible, to assist in their next car purchase. In addition, the feedback provided from these test drive experiences will be collated to select the winners of the Mamamia Women’s Choice Awards in the categories of ‘Family’ and ‘Fun’.
Mamamia will close this special Ladies Day event with a cocktail party attended by Mamamia staff and a selection of Australia’s most successful women including media personalities, professional drivers, fashion icons and opinion leaders. The discussion will centre around dream cars and personal driving experiences from women from all walks of life.
All Grid Club guests are invited to attend and take part in this round table discussion.
For more information on Mamamia, visit www.mamamia.com.au
NOVA Entertainment is MotorWorld Sydney’s exclusive radio broadcast partner. Advertisements and promotions through Nova, Smooth FM Sydney and Star 104.5 on the Central Coast as well as online, will ensure festival visitors from around the country will be well informed about ‘what’s on’ at the event. Visitors will be able to have some fun with Nova 969 Holden Colorado Casanovas. Make sure you visit them in the Family Zone on Saturday as they’ll have some great giveaways and ‘must-be-in-it’ competitions.
At the festival, Nova’s Matt de Groot will be ‘roving’ to report event activities. Matt will be track-side for the Mega Test Fest and will be actively involved in the highlights of this spectacular driving and edutainment experience.
For more information visit www.novafm.com.au
The NSW Government is supporting MotorWorld Sydney through its tourism and major events agency, Destination NSW.
Destination NSW’s role is to market Sydney and NSW as one of the world’s premier tourism and major events destinations; to secure major sporting and cultural events; to work in partnership with Business Events Sydney to win major international conventions and incentive travel reward programs; to develop and deliver initiatives that will drive visitor growth throughout the State; and to achieve the NSW Government’s goal of doubling expenditure within the State’s visitor economy by 2020.