MTA is celebrating turning 100 by organising the country’s most comprehensive and creative motor show. All New Zealanders will be invited to the Wellington waterfront to see and hear about the latest and the greatest cars ever made. Examples of everything from the early crank handle models to the autonomous carsemerging onto our markets will be on display from 28-30 April 2017.
Please come and join us to celebrate this momentous occasion.
FRIDAY 28 APRIL
A reception will be held at Parliament’s Banquet Hall hosted by the Minister of Transport.
At the end of the reception, guests will be transported by 20 of the country’s most recognisable and celebrated cars in a procession to the official opening of the MTA100 at the TSB Arena on Queens Wharf.
6.30pm: official opening
Join us for the official opening of MTA100 in the Futures Exhibition. There will be oodles of entertainment, delicious food, drinks, some special guests and a preview of the MTA100 Exhibition and the Top 100 Exhibition. This will be an opening night like never before.
SATURDAY 29 APRIL
The event will spread across the Wellington waterfront with cars displayed both indoors and outdoors across three jaw-dropping exhibitions.
The absolute latest in cars, concept models, new and imagined technology, will be shown off, debated and discussed.
Under close security, inspect the 100 rarest, greatest and most life-changing vehicles from across New Zealand.
On the waterfront around the MTA100 venues we’ll be hosting a carefully selected mix of around 300 classic, historic and iconic cars that are treasured by their owners and admired by car lovers.
Presidents Gala Dinner:
Join us to celebrate the Golden age of motoring at the President's gala dinner.
SUNDAY 30 APRIL
Ladies High tea:
A divine high tea to celebrate the women who have contributed to 100 years of motoring in New Zealand.