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Engines all roaring to go on the first day of Cars@Expo 2019

Singapore, 27 April 2019 - The Cars@Expo saw an unending flow of visitors, car enthusiasts, and prospective buyers streaming into Expo Hall 4 and 5, on 27 April at 10am when the doors were officially opened. By the end of the morning, the halls had amassed an excited crowd and were bustling with activity.

Organised by Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) and co-organised by SGCarMart, Singapore's most renowned bi-annual car show is here again to bring in the best automobile offers and discounts in town.

Automotive brand names like Audi, BMW, Honda, Jaguar, Subaru, Toyota, Volkswagen are at the 2-day show, offering sweet deals and promotions. Though only on display, the all-new Volvo S60 sports sedan has made its special appearance at the 2-day show, as well as the 4th generation of the Suzuki Jimny - which has returned this time, with a more intense off-road style and winner of the Urban Car category (World Car Awards 2019) and Good Design Gold Award (Japan 2018). The show also saw pre-owned car dealers such as Cosmo Automobiles, Supreme Cars Pte Ltd, Das Welt Auto, Trillium Automobile on site to promote their attractive collection of cars to all shoppers as well.

Mr Koh Weng Wai, Head of Marketing Communications at SPH said: "We are very pleased to run the 9th The Cars@Expo this year. Once again, the 2-day event has shown to be a tremendous success. For the past four years, we have accomplished our goals, thanks to the loyal support from all our exhibitors and of course, car enthusiasts and the public. Today's the first day of the event, and we've seen impressive sales figures and satisfied smiles on customers' faces! For those who missed today's action, it's not too late to swing by tomorrow to see a showcase of your favourite cars and accessories!"

Exhibitors selling car accessories were not forgotten. Autobacs, Stamford Tyres, New Age Polish, Sensatec Asia were some of the few car accessories exhibitors who brought their car-related products to the show, showcasing a plethora of the latest or tech-savvy products for car owners to pick and choose from.

Mr Leow Mai Chhon, 67, said: “As a first time visitor to the Cars@Expo, we found out about it through the newspaper advertisements and the pricing and deals offered here worked for us. We even specially made the trip here on the very first day of the Cars@Expo to purchase our car.”

The Cars@Expo is also rewarding its visitors with the Vistors' Draw, which is open to all visitors. Lucky winners who visit the show will stand to walk away with $6,000 worth of vouchers! All new/pre-owned car buyers will also receive a $50 Esso petrol voucher, while those who spend a minimum of $100 at the accessories booths will receive a $10 Esso petrol voucher. All redemption gift items are while stocks last!

For more details, visit carsatexpo.sg


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For more information, please contact:

Rafael Lim

Executive

Marketing Communications

Singapore Press Holdings Limited

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Eunice Tan

Team Lead

Marketing Communications

Singapore Press Holdings Limited

DID: +65 6319 5923

Email: teunice@sph.com.sg

 

Elaine Chrysta Tan

Executive

Corporate Communications & CSR

Singapore Press Holdings Limited

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Email: elainect@sph.com.sg



About Singapore Press Holdings Ltd

Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms. 

SPH's core business is publishing of newspapers, magazines and books in both print and digital editions. It also owns other digital products, online classifieds, radio stations and outdoor media.

On the property front, SPH owns 70% in a real estate investment trust called SPH REIT which comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road, The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall and The Rail Mall, a stretch of shopping and dining outlets along Upper Bukit Timah Road. SPH also owns and operates The Seletar Mall.  It is developing a new commercial cum residential site at Woodleigh. It also has a stake in Chinatown Point and acquired a portfolio of Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) in the United Kingdom.

It is in the aged care sector and owns Orange Valley, Singapore’s largest private nursing home operator.

SPH runs a regional events arm and a chain of Buzz retail outlets.  It also invested in the education business.

For more information, please visitwww.sph.com.sg.

 

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