SOURCE: Urban Expositions

Urban Expositions

August 01, 2016 13:42 ET

Urban Expositions Joins Forces With Velocity to Power The Classic Auto Show in Los Angeles

Velocity's Automotive Experts and Celebrities Bolster The Classic Auto Show

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - Aug 1, 2016) - Urban Expositions, a Clarion Events company, announced today its partnership with the Velocity television network, for The Classic Auto Show, being held January 27-29, 2017, at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, California.

Available in approximately 70 million homes across America, Velocity is the only television network devoted entirely to delivering engaging and intelligent automotive content to viewers in the U.S. and in Canada. Visitors to The Classic Auto Show will be able to meet the stars of the popular Velocity franchises including "Wheeler Dealers", "Bitchin' Rides", "Chasing Classic Cars", "Barrett-Jackson Live" and "Overhaulin'".

The Celebrity Theater will provide content throughout the three day event and include featured guests:

  • Mike Brewer, Host of "Wheelers Dealers"
  • Wayne Carini, Host of "Chasing Classic Cars"
  • Chip Foose, Host of "Overhaulin'"
  • Chris Jacobs, Host of "Barrett-Jackson Live" and "Overhaulin'"
  • Dave Kindig, Host of "Bitchin' Rides"

"The interest in classic cars crosses generations," said Doug Miller, partner of Urban Expositions, a Clarion Events Company. "Velocity will help us power The Classic Car Show to a new level, expanding our visitors' experience, creating a forum where visitors can meet, learn from and interact with their favorite experts from the automotive world."

To learn more about The Classic Auto Show and how to attend, exhibit or sponsor, visit, and follow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


Based in Kennesaw, GA, and founded in 1995, Urban Expositions produces and manages a portfolio of 36 events. Urban serves nine industry sectors including Gift, Souvenir, Art, Aviation, Apparel, Halloween, Foodservice, Pet and Gaming. Urban also produces Airport Revenue News, a publication focused on the airport concession industry. Urban has offices in Shelton, CT and Boca Raton, FL, and is represented by employees in California, Colorado and Illinois.


Clarion Events operates over 200 events in 35 countries from offices in the UK, South Africa, USA, Brazil, Germany, Singapore, UAE, Turkey, and the Netherlands. Clarion can trace its roots back to 1947 and takes great pride in being one of the oldest independent event organizers in the UK. The teams at Clarion create uniquely effective and stimulating environments that can serve as a platform to build businesses, enhance customer relationships and accelerate product awareness.

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