Over 10 Feature areas, 70 000 visitors, 7 track categories, all day self drive sessions

Pit Lane Main Pit

South Africa's only national motor show with Automotive brands participation


Classic cars, race cars and vintage cars


Fun and entertainment for the whole family


NAAMSA Automotive conference in association with Innovation Group and AutoTrader

SEE YOU IN 2020! Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit

Festival of Motoring Johannesburg

Welcome to the biggest motoring extravaganza in South Africa. Now 4 exciting days, event goers can expect even more motorsport content, track time, self-drives and participating automotive manufacturers.

The Festival of Motoring is not your average motoring event. It’s the one event that brings the entire industry together and allows visitors to not only view or compare the latest models, but to jump in and experience the performance and handling of these vehicles on the track.

Festival of Motoring provides world class motoring and motorsport content to appeal to the many “petrolheads’ with the show having a strong family appeal.

The Show draws a large base of motoring enthusiasts with the provision of a substantial platform for the industry to showcase new models and the latest technical innovations.

Smell, feel, touch and experience all the leading manufactures with this unique and interactive event.


4 Days, 27+ Automotive brands, 70+ Pit doors, 120 Exhibitors, 70 000 Visitors, 10+ event features

Take Gautrain to Festival of Motoring

Gautrain will run a dedicated bus shuttle service between the Gautrain Midrand Station and Festival of Motoring at Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit 22-25 August 2019

Festival of Motoring has partnered with Gautrain to give visitors a stress-free option to get to the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit throughout the Festival.

A Gautrain bus shuttle service will be provided between the Gautrain Midrand Station and Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit. The shuttle service will start at 07:00am and end at 20:00pm daily, coinciding with the train times.

Weekdays trains run at 10-minute intervals between 06:00–09:00 and again between 15:30–18:30 and at 20-minute intervals between 09:00-15:30 and 18:30-20:30. Weekend trains run at 30-minute intervals between 06:00-20:30.

NOTE: All stations will close at standard operating times around 20:30. The last bus to depart from Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit will be latest 20:00.

Standard Gautrain rates and conditions apply, please ensure you top up your Gautrain cards prior to the Festival to avoid queues at stations. 

Please visit the Gautrain website for fares and schedules:

Catch a FREE lift on the FNB Park and Ride Shuttle

A shuttle service will be available for visitors between Mall of Africa and Kyalami Circuit. Park your vehicle at Mall of Africa and catch a FREE ride on the FNB Park & Ride Shuttle Service – the Pick-Up and Drop-Off point will be at the Dischem entrance at Mall of Africa. 

FoM Now 4 Exciting days!

2019 NAAMSA Automotive Conference in assocaition with Innovation Group and AutoTrader 

Date: 22 August 2019

The 2019 NAAMSA Automotive Conference in association with Innovation Group and AutoTrader is a high impact, one-day engagement session that will attract the participation of high-level government leaders, social partners and private sector representatives.

It will bring together policy makers, captains of industry, organised labour, thought-leaders and influences in academia, civil society and other role players from across the automotive sector. 

2019 FoM Event Features


2019 Exhibitor applications now open. Contact us today to discuss your tailor-made exhibition package.



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