VIDEO: Lincoln Electric


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!


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.



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

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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NASCAR Pinty’s Series to be well represented at Motorama

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#NPS • #NASCAR #Motoramashow • Canada’s only national professional stock car racing series, the NASCAR Pinty’s Series, will once again enjoy a high profile presence at the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo presented by Mothers.

Six current and race ready vehicles will be appearing in various locations throughout The International Centre during the three days of the show.

Included in the NASCAR Pinty’s Series booth will be the No. 32 Ford Fusion of Alex Labbé and the No. 74 Dodge Challenger of fellow Quebec racer Kevin Lacroix.

These two vehicles will provide the backdrop for the Sunday, March 13 NASCAR Pinty’s Series driver autograph session that will feature a cross-section of the series’ competitors, signing alongside of legendary NASCAR Hall of Famer Bobby Allison...

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Fast-growing Nissan Micra Cup to have a significant presence at Motorama

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@MicraCup • @nissancanada • The fast-growing Nissan Micra Cup road racing series will make its Ontario motorsports show debut with an appearance at the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo presented by Mothers. The show takes place March 11, 12 & 13 at The International Centre, across from Toronto’s Pearson International Airport.

The ‘spec’ series took to the track for the first time in 2015. The inaugural schedule featured several events in Quebec, but the new tour made a big impression on the Canadian motorsports scene and demand quickly developed outside of the province. In response, the Nissan Micra Cup will add races at Calabogie and Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in 2016.

Series founder Jacques Deshaies and his associates set out to create an affordable, entry-level series...

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Gene Winfield is coming to Toronto Motorama show!

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From his first nationally recognized build – a highly-modified 1956 Mercury titled ‘Jade Idol’ – through a jaw-dropping line-up of creations that have been seen on the street, in innumerable car shows, and on television and movie screens through the decades, Gene Winfield has developed a reputation that is virtually unrivalled in the world of elite car customizers.

The legendary builder, designer and painter is scheduled to be present all three days of the upcoming Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers. The show takes place March 11, 12 & 13 at The International Centre, across from Toronto’s Pearson Airport.

During the show, Winfield will participate in several capacities...

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