The car show that spans generations of car enthusiasts is back on May 23-26, 2019 at the SMX Convention Center near the SM Mall of Asia in Pasay City. The 2019 TransSportShow is being presented by Phoenix Pulse Technology and is anticipated to be another grand exhibition of restored and customized show cars by the leading automotive shops in the country.
Now on its 28th year, the TransSportShow remains to be the longest running car show in the country today. It is organized by Tradeshow International, Inc. which also organizes the Manila Auto Salon and the Sport Truck Show. “TransSportShow has lasted this long mainly because we value the goals and objectives of the key players in the project”, says TSI president Sophie delos Santos. “We have not missed a year despite the several economic crises that the country has suffered. TransSportShow has endured the test of time.”
TSI cited three reasons why as real car enthusiast should not miss the TransSportShow.
1. The show never fails to amaze visitors with a line up of over 100 project vehicles competing for the much coveted TransSportShow Cup Best of Show Award. The show floor literally turns into a beauty pageant of vehicles, 95% of which will be displayed for the first time. Last year’s Best of Show winner for the Contemporary class was Import Hook-Up’s 2017 McLaren 570S, which was featured in the 2019 TransSportShow poster. The Best of Show winner for the Nostalgic class was a 1998 Toyota Corolla by Vonetix Radical Creations. Alex Car Restoration bagged the Reserve Best of Show Nostalgic award for its Shelby Cobra.
2. The show is also a trade and retail exhibition of what’s new and popular in the automotive aftermarket industry. There will be rows and rows of booths to buy accessories from for one’s vehicle as well as affiliated products and services for the owner/driver/enthusiast.
3. The show will have special promotional events to ensure a fun-filled and exciting car show experience for everyone. These are product launches, raffles, demonstrations, competitions . There will be the much awaited Miss TransSportShow contest featuring 12 pre-selected finalists who will be gracing the ribbon-cutting ceremony on opening day on May 23, 2019 at 10:30 AM.
Joining the 2019 TransSportShow Cup competition are 2ner Magazine, A-Plus Motorworks, Adrenaline Motorsports/Portillo’s Automotif, Alex Car Restoration, Alfred Motor Works, Asian Coatings Phils, Inc., Autobot Autoworks Off Road, Autogenix Carworx, Delta Japan/Eneos, Dubshop, Inc./Silverwind Alloy Castings Inc., HLT International, Inc., Import HookUp x Streamline Autoplus, JL Design, JSA Wrapstyle, Jworks Unlimited, Kins Auto Design Philippines, New Autodresscode, Inc., New Version, O2wrx Motorshop, Oculus Auto Detailing Hub, Omaka Inc/Atoy Customs, Padi’s Point Restaurant & Bar, Prautotype Auto Restoration, R33 Cars, Red Octagon, Revolt Philippines/Total Hot Support, Road Kings Custom, Speedlab, Inc., Versa Vantage Trading, and Vonetix Radical Creations.
This year’s exhibitors include ACA Armoring, Alveo Land, Inc., Ancorp Healthy World, Inc., Asian Coatings Phils. Inc., Auto88 Corporation, Autohub Car Care Service, Autoindustriya.com, BDCK Auto International, Btoys, C! Magazine, Citibank, CLK Super Tools Depot/Makita Tools, Club Ultima, Consumer Care Products, Inc., Cougar Athletic Trends Inc./PUMA, ECR Card Marketing/Metrobank, ERCL Enterprise, Eurodecals, Forged/Mworld Trading, GMA Network, Inc., Gotcha Paintball, HLT International, Inc., Hoshicare, Ignition Ph, Keebie Ventures, Inc., Kikoysky Toys and Collectibles Shop, Lazermaxx Lazer Tag, Liquimoly/European Advanced Technik Corporation, Liter of Light, Luxuriant Philmarketing, Meguiars Philippines/Simex Trading Corp., NGK Spark Plugs (Phils) Inc., Nissan Philippines, Inc./BOD, OEM EV, EurovisionTrading, Ondoy Boat, One Tagaytay Place, Padis Point Restaurant & Bar, PayApp, Phoenix Petroleum Philippines, Inc., Rain Enterprises, Remixx Clothing, Rev Up, Roar Advance Finishing Limited, Sta Lucia Land, Inc., Topgear.com.ph/Mitsubushi, TSL Marketing Corporation, UCM Group of Companies, Inc., Unionbank, Veritek, Inc., Victor Hardware, Inc., Wasabe Trading Corporation, Winterpine Marketing Corporation/3M Philippines, and Zamony Ventures Corporation/Pioneer.