The Mumbai International Motor Show (MIMS) 2013 was inaugurated by Hannu Mikkola and John Abraham. This year’s events have been looked upon as the biggest motor show in the region yet, which had top auto brands participating such as Audi, Skoda, Toyota, Volvo, Maruti Suzuki, Mahindra Auto, Hyundai, Bajaj Auto, Hyosung, Yamaha and Renault besides a host of others in attendance.
Hannu Mikkola, the legendary seven time world champion rally car driver was at the events which drew to a close this past weekend. Also adding to the thrill was Ghost Ryderz team which has put up outstanding performances on stunt bikes and is looked upon as the best professional stunt team in the country. They showcased their skills on Pulsar NS200 motorbikes. This is also the first time a professional motorcycle stunt team has been sponsored by a sports bike brand in the country and hence brings to the fore immense popularity of stunt biking as a sport which has increased by leaps and bounds in India. The fearless Ghost Ryderz find fame and valour in their freestyle riders Abhishek aka Neo, Srikanth aka Brutus, Mikhil aka Phenom, Saravana aka Damboy, and Senthil aka Dauntless.
MIMS 2013 had classic cars in attendance which enthralled audience. On show were the most beautiful of Fiat cars from a vintage era. These included the 1956 Fiat Millicento and 1957 Fiat Elegant along with 1954 Fiat 600 and 1961 Fiat 500. Sports activities such as Pulsar Stunt Mania, competitions and the hottest of car deals were also at the forefront of the show while visitors got a chance to win a sailing experience aboard a 25 foot French sailing yacht just by answering some simple questions.