E.L.T.A. to be the featured club at Motorama 2017

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TORONTO, ON – The organizers of the third annual Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo presented by Mothers are pleased to announce that the East London Timing Association (E.L.T.A.) will be the featured club at the 2017 show. Motorama takes place March 10, 11 & 12, 2017 at The International Centre, across from Toronto’s Pearson Airport.

Known as the ‘Disciples of Speed’ the E.L.T.A. is one of the most active, dedicated and respected car groups in Ontario. Based out of London, Ontario, the group has members at local chapters around the province.

The E.L.T.A. has, since its inception, worked to preserve, promote, present and protect hot rod and drag racing history...

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3rd Annual Toronto Motorama: March 10, 11 & 12, 2017

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TORONTO, ON – The Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers returns to Toronto’s International Centre March 10, 11 & 12, 2017. The three-day show is the biggest of its kind, in Canada, and features mostly first-time shown custom cars and hot rods, racing vehicles of all kinds, tuners and imports, car clubs, exhibitors and vendors, awards ceremonies, celebrity guests, discussion panels and much more.

With less than six months until showtime, planning for the third annual Toronto Motorama is well underway. Many exhibitors have already renewed and reserved their booth locations, while several new ones have also registered for the 2017 show.

Veteran show director Gary Challice is returning in his role and is already reviewing and approving vehicles, which will fill the ma...

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VIDEO: Cliff Waller of Mothers Polishes

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We recently caught up with Cliff Waller, of Mothers Polishes, at the 2016 edition of the Jalopy Jam-Up in Durham, Ontario.

In this video, Waller talks with Tieja MacLaughlin about Mothers’ products, his passion for automobiles and why it’s important for the company to connect with enthusiasts at car events like the Jalopy Jam-Up and the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers.

For the 2017 edition of Motorama, Mothers is returning as the presenting sponsor of the show. The show takes place March 10, 11 & 12, 2017 at Toronto’s International Centre.

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VIDEO: Lincoln Electric

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We recently caught up with Scott Stanley of Lincoln Electric Canada, at the Jalopy Jam Up, to discuss Lincoln Electric’s connection with auto and racing enthusiasts, as well as the company’s upcoming participation at the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers.

You can check out the Lincoln Electric rig and the company’s products at Motorama March 10, 11 & 12, 2017!

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Motorama: March 10, 11 & 12, 2017!

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TORONTO, ON – The 3rd annual Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers takes place March 10, 11 & 12, 2017 at The International Centre, across from Toronto’s Pearson Airport.

Planning is well underway to make this the best show yet. And as of now, 2016 show exhibitors are being encouraged to reserve ‘their’ places for 2017. They have until end of day on Friday, October 14 to act, at which time the floorplan will be thrown open to the public on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.

Several forms and kits are available on the Exhibitor Info page on this site.

Click here to download the regular Exhibitor Space Application Form. Or click here to download the version with fields, that  you can type on (and return to us) using most PDF programs...

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Motorama Special and Class Awards 2016

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On Saturday and Sunday at the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers, the Johnsonville Stage was busy with awards presentations for many categories. Thank you and congratulations to everyone who brought vehicles to the show, including Motorama Grand Champion David Dodd, who took the $5,000 cash award with his 1948 Anglia.

The quality, quantity and assortment of amazing machines was incredible. See below for a listing of the winners and some runners-up, as well as some pictures.

Thank you to contributing photographers Paolo Pedicelli, Dave Franks and Hans & William Janzen for the use of their pictures.

MOTORAMA 2016 – SPECIAL AWARDS (SUNDAY)

MOTORAMA GRAND CHAMPION

David Dadd (1948 Anglia)

David Dadd 1948 Anglia


MOTORAMA CANADIAN TEN (in no particular order)

Roger Jongerden (1970 Chevrolet ...

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GALLERIES: VIP Meet and Greets 2016

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Thank you to everyone who participated in the VIP Celebrity Meet & Greets at Motorama!

See below for links to the individual galleries, and then go through the pages to find the images you’d like to view and save.

To save an image, Right-Click on it and then choose the Save As option to save it to your computer or device.

If you have any questions or comments, please email greg@motoramashow.com.

VIP Meet & Greet: Saturday, March 12, 2016 – Billy F. Gibbons, Jimmy Shine, Steve Darnell, Jeff Lutz and Gene Winfield

VIP Meet & Greet: Sunday, March 13, 2016 – Bobby Allison, Gene Winfield, Jeff Lutz and Steve Darnell

VIP Meet & Greet: Sunday, March 13, 2016 – Trevor Tordjman and Brittany Raymond (aka James and Riley from The Next Step)

Thanks to photographers Paolo Pedicelli and Dave Franks for ...

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Thank you!!!

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Thank you to everyone who made the 2016 edition of the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers a great success!

The vehicles were incredible! Our celebrity guests were amazing! The exhibitors were fantastic! Thank you so much to our volunteers and staff!

We hope to confirm our 2017 dates soon.

We’re in the process of posting the galleries from the VIP Meet & Greet sessions plus some general photos from the show. Watch for those shortly.

The car awards will also be on the site soon.

Thank you again, and we’ll see you in March 2017!

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See you Sunday at Motorama!

Today (Sunday) is the final day of the 2016 Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers. Thank you everyone for coming and we’re looking forward to another great day!

Trevor Tordjman and Brittany Raymond from The Next Step are joining us for a VIP Meet & Greet at 10:30. And after that, they’ll be signing autographs near the stage.

NASCAR legend Bobby Allison will be here today! He joins Steve Darnell from Welderup and Vegas Rat Rods, @Gene Winfield (Gene Winfield Rod & Custom) and @Jeff Lutz from LUTZ RACE CARS for a Meet & Greet at 11:45.
After that, Mr. Allison heads to the Johnsonville Stage at 1:15 for a public Q&A. Also expected to take part are former

Cayuga Speedway owner Bob Slack and legendary Canadian short track racer Junior Hanley!

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Amazing Friday… see you on Saturday and Sunday!

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The second annual Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers kicked off Friday at The International Centre with a large contingent of students and automotive enthusiasts taking in the 300,000 square foot show and all of the incredible vehicles, displays, booths, on-stage discussions and celebrity autograph sessions.

There are almost 400 examples of automotive excellence on display, the show featuring everything from former film and television creations, to the cleanest and most exotic Hot Rod, Classic and Custom Cars, from Rat Rods and Street Tuners to an incredible assortment of vehicles prepared and ready for the province’s race tracks.

As well as these mechanical marvels, visitors to this year’s Motorama will enjoy the privilege of meeting and greeting the people who ...

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