The Charlotte Auto Fair is one of our favorite auto shows because of one thing: location, location, location! The Fair is one of the only car shows that is hosted at an official race track—the Charlotte Motor Speedway. Hosted along the infield and the track is 6,500 vendor spaces full of classic cars on display and for sale. Over 15,000 people attend every year, so come on out and see what brings so many people to the Charlotte Auto Fair!
Date: September 18-21, 2014
Location: Charlotte Motor Speedway in Charlotte, NC
Events: There will be plenty going on during the 3 days of the event, including a large flea market on Sunday, Collector Vehicle Auction on Friday and Saturday, AACA Youth Program on Saturday, and more. Check out the event schedule for full details.
Registration: Public admission is $10 per person, and free for children under 12. Public parking is $5 per vehicle. To register your vehicle, visit this page.
Awards: The awards given out at the show include Best in Show, Most Unusual Vehicle, Classic Award, the Jay Leno Award, Best pre-1960 vehicle, and Best post-1960 vehicle.
Sponsors: The event is put on by the Hornets Nest Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America. The AACA was founded in 1935 in Pennsylvania and has been growing across the country ever since. Today, the organization includes more than 60,000 members. You can learn more about the AACA Hornets Nest Region here.
Written By:Joe Webster
Joe Webster began his journey in the auto transport field by attending the University of Southern California (USC), where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Marketing.
After college, he started his career in the auto transport industry from the bottom up and has done virtually every job there is to do at A-1 Auto Transport, including but not limited to: Truck Driver, Dispatch, Sales, PR, Bookkeeping, Transport Planner, Transport Manager, International Transport Manager, Brokering, Customer Service, and Marketing. Working with his mentor Tony Taylor, Joe Webster has learned the ins and outs of this industry which is largely misunderstood.
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