Tokyo Auto Salon | Tokyo, Japan | 11 – 13 January 2019

In its 37th year, the Tokyo Auto Salon is held at the MAKUHARI MESSE International Convention Complex and is not one to be missed for anyone wanting a car show with a difference. Originally named “Tokyo Exciting Car Show” back in the early days, the Tokyo Auto Salon is a car show specialising in incredible customisations, aftermarket parts, technology, tuning and all things JDM.

For more information and to get tickets to the Tokyo Auto Salon, visit the website.

Tokyo Auto Salon 2018

SIHH – Salon International De La Haute Horlogerie | Geneva | 14 – 17 January 2019

Now in its 29th year, Salon International De La Haute Horlogerie (SIHH) began in 1991 when 5 watch-maker brands (Baume & Mercier, Cartier, Piaget, Gérald Genta and Daniel Roth) left BaselWorld to create an exclusive watchmaking event in Geneva.

Each year, SIHH welcomes prestigious Maisons, artisan-creators and independent watchmakers and is open to professionals and now members of the public. It is a platform to present the latest collections, and facilitate exchange between brands, retailers and journalists from all over the world. It provides opportunity to share the best in creativity, showcase the work of thousands of craftsmen and women through extraordinary creations, meet outstanding personalities from the world of watches, discover fresh talent and spot upcoming trends.

Held each year in January, it is first to reveal what to expect over the coming twelve months in watchmaking with new models representative of the next major trends.

For more information and contact details, visit the website.

SIHH 2019

North American International Auto Show | Detroit | 12 – 27 January 2019

Held at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan, the North American International Auto Show is one of the larger auto shows in USA, offering plenty of variety for the luxury auto enthusiast including brands like Aston Martin, Bentley, Ferrari, Lamborghini, Porsche and Rolls Royce.

Events include:

– Automobili-D: 14 – 17 January 2019
– Industry Preview: 16 – 17 January 2019
– Charity Preview: 18 January 2019
– Public Show: 19 – 27 January 2019

For more information and contact details, visit the website.

2018 NAIAS


GP Ice Race | Zell Am See-Kaprun, Austria | 28 – 29 January 2019

For the first time in over 40 years, the legendary ice races of days gone-by will be returning to Zell am See and running over two jam-packed days full of motorsport events in extreme conditions! Everyone from amateur and professional racers, teams and manufacturers will compete across a multitude of classes to be the best on the ice.

For more information visit the website.

GP Ice Race

Pure McLaren Arctic Experience | Northern Finland | 28 Jan – 15 Feb 2019

Find your warmest jacket because you’re going to need it up where the McLaren 570S takes to the ice tracks in Northern Finland!

Held over 3 days, participants will have the opportunity to learn new skills and put their driving to the test on one of Finland’s best winter testing facilities. At the end of the day you’ll head home to Jávri Lodge and if you’ve got any energy left there’s also ice-karting and husky safari adventures to be had.


Arrival Day
Arrival at the Northern Lights Airport in Ivalo and transfer to the exclusive Jávri Lodge.

Day One
Take on multiple ice and snow configurations from behind the wheel of a McLaren 570S at the McLaren Ice Driving Centre. Our specialist coaches will be there to guide you through every drift and turn.

Day 2
Return to our specialist ice driving facility and progress to more challenging tracks.

Day 3 – 3 Day Programme Only
An additional day on the ice will allow you to build on everything you’ve learned to master advanced driving techniques.

Departure Day
The adventure concludes with a journey across the icy landscape led by a team of huskies. Spend time at the husky farm before being transferred, via Jávri, back to Ivalo Airport.

For more information, visit the website.

McLaren 570S Artic Ice

Pure McLaren Experiences 2019

Rallye Monte Carlo | Detroit | 22 – 27 January 2019

The Monte Carlo Rally or Rallye Monte Carlo (officially Rallye Automobile Monte Carlo) is a 4 day rallying event organised each year by the Automobile Club de Monaco which also organises the Formula One Monaco Grand Prix and the Rallye Monte-Carlo Historique. Beginning in 1911 by Prince Albert 1 as an event to demonstrate the latest in automobile technology and innovation, competitors would set off from all four corners of Europe and “rally”. The rally now in its 87th year takes place along the French Riviera in the Principality of Monaco and southeast France.

For more information and contact details, visit the website.

NZ Millennium Cup  | Bay of Islands, New Zealand | 30 January – 2 February 2019

Held in the beautiful cruising grounds around the Bay of Islands in New Zealand, the Millennium Cup is a celebration of the good racing and friendly Kiwi hospitality. Bringing together some of the best in the superyacht sector, the regatta is also a chance for the wider industry to gather and for local industries to raise awareness of their world-class repair and refit capabilities.

When not competitively racing, yacht owners can also enjoy surrounding areas like Northland (famous for its ultra-luxe lodges), tee off at the David Harman-designed golf course at Kauri Cliffs or enjoy a day of world-class diving around one of the 144 islands that make up The Bay of Islands.

Entry starts at $2,800 for vessels up to 25.9metres and $5,400 for vessels over 26 metres.

For more information and contact details, visit the website.


Cars & Coffee | Australia | January 2019

This month we’re featuring Cars & Coffee events in Australia. Be sure to be up and early for your caffeine and engine fix!

  • Cars & Coffee Australia | Brisbane     | 5th January 2019
  • Cars & Coffee Australia | Byron Bay  | 13th January 2019
  • Cars & Coffee Australia | Melbourne | 12th January 2019
  • Cars & Coffee Australia | Gold Coast | 6th January 2019

For more information and to see Cars & Coffee events worldwide, visit the website.

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Billionaire Toys HQ Jan 01, 2019