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Geneva International Motor Show Qatar 2023: Dates, Registrations, More

  • Publish date: Tuesday، 18 July 2023 Last update: Thursday، 05 October 2023
Geneva International Motor Show Qatar 2023: Dates, Registrations, More

GENEVA MOTOR SHOW IS OFFICIALLY COMING TO QATAR! You’ll be more than a spectator at GIMS QATAR! This jaw-dropping event is your chance to take control with extended test drives, exhilarating high-speed circuits, and automotive activities in the desert and beyond. Prepare yourself for a dynamic experience that will revolutionize the concept of an automotive show. Get ready for a new era of automotive excitement.

Geneva International Motor Show Qatar 2023: Dates, Registrations, More

Save the date for the inaugural GIMS Qatar edition, scheduled to be held in Doha from October 5th to October 14th, 2023. The event will align with the highly anticipated Formula 1 Qatar Grand Prix 2023, scheduled to take place in Doha on October 8th, 2023. The event is expected to draw an international audience of 200,000 visitors from around the globe.

Car enthusiasts will be in for a treat as the city of Doha becomes a hub for automotive showcases and events. With more than 40 renowned car brands participating, visitors can expect a spectacular display of the latest car models being unveiled at the show. Prepare to immerse yourself in a world of automotive excellence and witness the unveiling of cutting-edge vehicles from top manufacturers. GIMS Qatar is poised to become the premier automotive event in the Middle East.

Here are 7 Reasons Why You Should Not Miss the Geneva Motor Show:

Geneva International Motor Show Qatar 2023: Dates, Registrations, More

  • Attendees can witness exclusive first-time reveals and participate in diverse test drives, including at the renowned Lusail International Circuit.
  • A special preview of the highly anticipated Qatar Auto Museum display will feature an extraordinary collection of supercars, limited editions, racing vehicles, and classic cars.
  • The state-of-the-art exhibition space at the DECC in downtown West Bay, Doha, offers a remarkable showcase of the world's most desirable cars.
  • Guests can enjoy guided test drives, passenger rides, hot laps, and other exciting automotive activities.
  • For an adventurous experience, hosting a desert camp allows guests to explore off-road terrains and create unforgettable memories.
  • The pinnacle of global motorsport, the Formula 1 Grand Prix, will be hosted at the iconic Lusail International Circuit, with speeds exceeding 220 mph.

How to Book Your Registration?

Visitor Packages are divided into 3 types:

Geneva International Motor Show Qatar 2023: Dates, Registrations, More

  1. Gims Qatar & F1® Qatar Airways Qatar Grand Prix Package, from 6 to 8 October 2023
  2. Gims Qatar Package, from 9 to 14 October 2023
  3. Gims Qatar Exhibition Only ( Add link ) From 7 to 14 October 2023

For More Info, visit the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center.

How to Get There?

  • The DECC (Doha Exhibition and Convention Center) is conveniently located in the West Bay area and can be easily reached by car or metro.
  • When looking for accommodation, consider the highly recommended hotels in Doha and the surrounding area.
  • Many of them offer options like free cancellation or the ability to pay at the property without prepayment.

About DECC

Geneva International Motor Show Qatar 2023: Dates, Registrations, More

The Doha Exhibition and Convention Center in West Bay hosts the main showcase. With its vast exhibition area, the 35,000 sqm main hall will feature an extensive selection of the world's latest vehicles. Prepare to be captivated by the cutting-edge displays.

About the Geneva International Motor Show (GIMS)

Since its inception in 1905, the Geneva International Motor Show (GIMS) has been at the forefront of shaping the future of mobility. Recognized as Europe's foremost motor show and one of the world's most esteemed and influential automotive events, GIMS is expanding its reach with the introduction of GIMS Qatar. With Doha as the new host city, GIMS embraces a global presence. The GIMS is organized by the Geneva-based foundation, "Comité permanent du Salon international de l'automobile de Genève," which holds the rights to the event. 

Qatar’s Vision


Presented by Qatar Tourism (QT), the GIMS Qatar & F1® Qatar Airways Qatar Grand Prix Package is a collaborative effort between the Qatar Business Events Corporation (QBEC) and the esteemed Geneva International Motor Show (GIMS). Qatar serves as a global destination where people from diverse backgrounds come to indulge in unique experiences encompassing arts, culture, sports, and adventure. With a commitment to providing exceptional service, Qatar Tourism aims to enhance the entire tourism ecosystem, stimulate both local and international visitor interest, attract investments, and elevate the domestic economy. The Qatar Tourism Strategy 2030 strives to achieve an ambitious goal of attracting over six million international visitors annually by 2030, positioning Qatar as the fastest-growing destination in the Middle East.