The beginning of the exhibition "AUTOKINISI expo"
The exhibition “Autokinisi” started in September 1983, as “Car Salon”. The “Car Salon” used to take place every year and in the Parking of the Olympic Stadium from 1983 to 1986 and then in the exhibition center of OLP for 10 years until 1996. Mr. Aris Galanopoulos, who was also the inspirer of the exhibition, organizes the exhibition with absolute responsibility and wide acceptance by both participants and the public. Mr. Aris Galanopoulos was the inspirer of the exhibition.
In 1996 the exhibition was changed from “Car Show” to “Autokinisi” and used to take place every 2 years.
The exhibition “Autokinisi” became an institution for both participants and public. Despite the difficulties in recent years, importing dealers have consistently trusted the exhibition for their promotion and the public reciprocates the maximum with its response, as car shows have the highest traffic rate of all exhibitions in Greece.
New page for the exhibition "AUTOΚΙΝΗΣΗ expo"
In 2014, car sales increased by 22%. The exhibition “AUTOΚΙΝΗΣΗ 2014” had a new. The exhibition is now co-organized by the company “Be Best” E. Charalambous – G Chrysospathis & Co. OE, renowned in the field of exhibitions and sales promotion. In the exhibition, new car models were presented for the first time in the Greek market directly from the biggest exhibitions abroad. In addition, a new opening was made in the field of car maintenance, care and accessories, constituting the most comprehensive exhibition in the automotive industry.
The market responded positively and after many years the majority of importers, representatives of big car manufacturers participated in the exhibition. After the successful exhibition “Autokinisi 2014”, the exhibition “Autokinisi FISIKON 2015”, came to upgrade this exhibition – institution. The reciprocation of the public exceeded all expectations, with 68,000 visitors and more than 6,500 test drives.