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Everything you need to know about visiting Automechanika Johannesburg


  • Source the best products and deals from over 600 local and international exhibitors 
  • Enhance your skills by attending free skills development seminars 
  • Keep up-to-date with legislation and industry trends that impact your business
  • Visit the demo and experimential areas for the first-hand experience of the latest technologies available to the market 
  • Participate in the official mechanic games such as the tyre chnaging competition and the paint & body championship 

Visitors at Automechanika JHB


Buyers, Wholesalers, Distributors, Traders, Managers, Company Owners, Industry Professionals, Producers & Manufacturers

Industry Professionals from the following industries:

  • Retailers/Franchises
  • Car Repair Shops
  • Service Stations
  • Production of Vehicle Fittings (OEM)
  • Car Manufacturing
  • Fleet Management
  • Organisations / Associations
  • Car Trading
  • Garage Equipment and Tools
  • Government Officials / Public Authorities
  • Universities / Colleges / Polytechnics
  • Dealerships

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Tyre Changing Competition

The “Pressure” is on to find the tyre changing champ of South Africa. The Competition format will begin with a Training session on use of Equipment and Accessories, Health and Safety, Tyres & Fitting procedures.

Automechanika Frankfurt 2016

Body & Paint world championships

Automechanika is holding the first international Body & Paint competition in the trade fair’s history. Workshop professionals will be competing against one another at six Automechanika shows worldwide, from England to China.


Skills Development Programme

The Skills & Development programme aims to cover technological advancements, electronic controls and the critical nature of correct and reliable operations in the automotive aftermarket industry. 

Things to do in Johannesburg 

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  • Marble
  • Pigalle
  • The Course
  • Signature Restaurant
  • The Big Mouth
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  • Soweto Towers
  • Gold Reef City
  • Neighbourgoods Market
  • Hector Pieterson Museum
  • SAB World of Beer
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  • Sandton City
  • Melrose Arch
  • Nelson Mandela Square
  • Mall of Africa
  • Rosebank Mall
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  • Great Dane
  • SIX Cocktail Bar
  • The Sun Deck
  • Katzy’s Live Rosebank
  • Harem

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