• Mar 7 – 9: Detroit, MI
  • Detroit Autorama: Home of the Ridler Award

62nd Annual Meguiar's Autorama

America’s Greatest Hot Rod Show

Discount Tickets available at

O'Reilly Auto Parts


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Gate: Discount Tickets Available at O’Reilly Auto Parts:
$19.00*General Admission $17.00*General Admission
$5.00*Children 6-12 $4.00*Children 6-12
Children 5 & Under Free

*Purchase of a ticket does NOT guarantee an autograph from special celebrity guests.

  • 7 FRImar12 pm – 10 pm
  • 8 SATmar 9 am – 10 pm
  • 9SUNmar 10 am – 8 pm

The Detroit Autorama is Hosted by the Michigan Hot Rod Association (MHRA) The Detroit Autorama is Produced by Championship Auto Shows, Inc.

Sponsored By:


Click Here to find out more about Autorama Bus Tours!

A Proud Supporter of the Detroit Autorama

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  • Summit Racing Equipment
  • Meguiar's

aLL eVENTS AND SPECIAL aPPEARANCES America’s Finest Hot Rods, Customs, Trucks & Motorcycles

Autorama Extreme 1953

Featuring Traditional Rods,
Customs & Bobber Motorcycles.


Rockabilly Bands

Friday, Saturday & Sunday plus DJ!

“Miss Autorama”
Pinup Girl Contest

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Saturday 5:00pm

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Great 8 Finalists

The “Great 8″ contenders for the 51st Annual Ridler Award will be announced Friday evening during the Ridler’s Ball!



“Ridler’s Ball” Cocktail Reception

The “Ridler’s Ball” Cocktail Reception will take place Friday night celebrating the Circle of Champion inductees and the Pirelli “Great 8″ finalists. Live entertainment will follow the reception.

Friday 6:00—9:00pm

Hosted in the new
Grand Riverview Ballroom.

New This Year

*For information and Tickets, contact: RidlersBall@Autorama.com



Cavalcade of Customs

10 car exhibit.




Petty's Garage

Richard & Kyle Petty

Featuring the King of NASCAR’s
latest performance vehicles.



Featuring Gene Winfield's Chop Shop

Gene Winfield’s “Chop Shop”

This one-of-a-kind display duplicates “Winfield’s All-American Chop Shop”. Legendary customizer Gene Winfield will chop tops, bend metal and work his magic during live demonstrations
all weekend long.

Demonstrations Presented by:

Genuine Hot Rod Hardware, Inc.



Motorcity Mavens 2014 Auto Art Panel Jam & Charity Auction

Friday 4:00pm

Saturday 1:00, 4:00 & 7:00pm

Sunday 1:00pm & 4:00pm

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Autorama Preservation Award Winner

Clarence “Slick” Patterson
1939 Ford Convertible Custom.

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20th Annual Toy-A-Rama

A significant portion of Autorama is devoted to the Toyarama toy show
and collectible section. This is a
great opportunity to sell your
unique toys and collectibles.



Meguiar's Car Care Tips

Demonstrations provided
all weekend long!

Daily Dual Action System Seminars each day at the Meguiar’s Exhibit.

12, 3, 6:30 & 8:30pm


Cintron Liquid Energy

The Official Energy Drink of Autorama!

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Featured Builder of the Year

Honoring Troy Trepanier,
Owner of “Rad Rides by Troy



“Fintastic Fins”

Featuring cars with fins.

10 car exhibit!



Bob Motz’s Semi Jet Truck

Flame Throwing Live Demo!

In front of Cobo before show opening.

Friday 11:45am



Featured Club

Celebrating their 60th Anniversary!



SEMA Hot Rod Industry Alliance Education Day SEMA Hot Rod Industry Alliance Education Day

SEMA Hot Rod Industry Alliance (HRIA) Education Day

Thursday 8am—5pm

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SEMA Automotive Restoration Market Organization (ARMO) SEMA Automotive Restoration Market Organization (ARMO) Seminars

SEMA Automotive Restoration Market Organization (ARMO)

Saturday 8am—12pm

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King of NASCAR
Richard & Kyle Petty

Friday → 6:00—8:00pm

Richard & Kyle Petty



Wrestling Superstar
Shawn Michaels

Saturday → 12:00—3:00pm

Shawn Michaels




Wrestling Superstar
Chris Jericho

Sunday → 12:00—3:00pm

Wrestling Superstar Chris Jericho



SpongeBob SquarePants

Friday → 4:00—8:00pm

Saturday → 11:00—7:00pm

Sunday → 12:00—5:00pm

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