Retromobile at the Porte de Versailles

Vehicle enthusiasts from around the world have the opportunity to discover 100 years of racing machines, as well as more than 300 cars, boats, motorbikes accessories and other paraphernalia.

The 34th annual Retromobile fair is set to take place from February 6th to February 15th at the Porte de Versailles exhibition centre.

“Retromobile 2009 will allow you to go on a journey through time as a result of its main theme, new energies that are more than 100 years old,” the organisers state.

An extensive exhibition and numerous other attractions devoted to innovative forms of transport, such as compressed-air trams, electric motorbikes and steam-powered cars.

Several late-night evenings will also take place over the course of the event, giving people plenty of time to see the vehicles on display. These are set to be held on February 6th, 10th and 13th.

An “exceptional car auction” will take place at the show on February 7th and a collector’s sale will be held on February 14th and 15th, giving visitors chance to splash their cash.

Tickets for the event are on sale now and cost from €7.50 to €13.

The Porte de Versailles exhibition centre is easily accessible for those staying in Paris.