Outdoor Events

Car park P1

More than 100 motorcycles. Cool bikes of all brands and classes are on hand in the P1 car park for you to take for a test ride. Anyone with a valid driver's licence can take part. Experienced instructors are available to offer advice. And the new 48 power range has also been included.

Car park P1

Glemseck 101, ESSENZA, the Sultans of Sprint – on the classic acceleration path in the P1 car park during INTERMOT weekend, it’s all about: full throttle on the 1/8-mile strip! Be there when the fastest machines at INTERMOT compete. In addition, there will be daily performances of dragster races with Hermann Jolink and his Ducati.

Car park P1

Another premiere at INTERMOT 2016: for the first time ever at a trade fair, a dirt track racing circuit! Expert riders will be giving frequent displays and showing why this new sport is becoming increasingly popular. No end of action with Dr. Martin Hüning and Dr. Robert Allgaier!

Another surprise – the German premiere of the Dirt Track School. With a little luck you might be able to get via PS sports magazine a training session with the former European Champion Peter Boast, enabling you to put yourself in the footsteps of the greats, such as Valentino Rossi and Marc Marquez. And who knows? Maybe you will meet the superbike-world champion Carl Fogaty.

Car park P1

We haven’t piled up several hundred cubic metres of mud and special flooring exclusively for the dirt trackers: on Friday and Saturday, the elite of the German side-by-siders will be competing in a final round of races. This is the chance to see vehicles that can normally just be seen at the Paris-Dakar rally.

Car park P1

Incredible Freestyle Motocross action is guaranteed. Be amazed by sky-high Freestyle Acrobatics. Robert „Robbie“ Naumann and his team will be performing breathtaking motocross jumps – almost 20 metres above the ground. The perfect appetiser for the FMX World Championship event: Night of the Jumps on Saturday evening.

Car park P1

P1 is where you can find star-studded stunt shows. Dominik Csauth and Horst Hoffmann from Suzuki, Chris Rid from Kawasaki and Dennis Jansen are part of it. Throughout the entire fair, also international professional stunt riders from the Netherlands, Hungary, Austria, Poland and Moscow will be demonstrating their skills. The laws of gravity seemingly don’t apply to them.

Car park P1

Electrically powered biking isn’t sport? Nonsense! On the drag race strip in Car Park P1, you can see just how much action, passion and power there is packed into the latest electric two-wheelers when they go at full throttle!

Hall 5.2 indoors/outdoors

Obviously, when you come to INTERMOT you’ll be ahead of the trend and able to feel the fascination with innovative electric mobility at first hand: at e-motion in Hall 5.2! Try out the very latest e-bikes from a range of different manufacturers in real-life conditions; the check-in is indoors.

Hall 5.2

The e-scooter test track is outside, in front of Hall 5.2. This is another circuit where you can try out different manufacturers’ e-scooters in a realistic setting with hilly inclines.

Hall 7 West side

Four-wheelers are allowed too! Experience the fun of riding, sitting as though on a motorbike, whilst actually being surrounded by four wheels. You can choose a test model from a wide variety of ATVs and quads, and then put it through its paces on the challenging test track.

Between hall 7 and 8

Anyone who has ever wanted to test-ride the big touring bikes with their knobbly tyres is in exactly the right place on the Reise Enduro test track. Under the guidance of experts, this is where you can try out the big machines on the demanding on-road and off-road test track. Or you can have a go on a lightweight sports Enduro.

Car park P8 in front of Hall 8

Superlight versions of Enduros and specially prepared trial motorcycles reflect a trend that has recently emerged. And you can have a go, too. Or simply enjoy watching what the pros can do with a competition-level trial bike.

The two practice circuits for the little ones are located in the P8 car park, right in front of Hall 8, where mini bikes and mini quads can be tested. This is where the next generation of motorcycle enthusiasts can go for their first test-rides, safely and under careful supervision. Parental consent is required.

Car park P8 in front of Hall 8

P1 is where you can find star-studded stunt shows. Dominik Csauth and Horst Hoffmann from Suzuki, Chris Rid from Kawasaki and Dennis Jansen are part of it. Throughout the entire fair, also international professional stunt riders from the Netherlands, Hungary, Austria, Poland and Moscow will be demonstrating their skills. The laws of gravity seemingly don’t apply to them.

Car park P8 in front of Hall 8

Even those who don’t yet have a driver's licence won’t miss out. Quite the contrary: under expert guidance, this is where they can make their first motorcycle moves. Whether novice or returner, no-one is left out. Test-ride the latest scooters, choppers and street bikes – from 50 to 125 ccm.

Hall 9 North side

The Institute for Motorcycle Safety (ifz) spectacularly showcases important safety topics. Catch a show with a highly entertaining mix of stunts, action and riding demonstrations. There will be Dirk Manderbach and Oliver Ronzheimer.