Summit Racing Equipment I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama

  • Date:
Event Website
  • Description
  • Dates & Hours
  • Show Features

The 2019 Summit Racing Equipment I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama will celebrate its 53rd year in Cleveland at the I-X Center, March 15 – 17, 2019 under a new theme!

In 2019 Cleveland continues its reputation as an “All-Star” City. In March, Cleveland will play host to the Summit Racing Equipment I-X Piston Power Auto-Rama where the All-Stars are the cars! In July, the Cleveland Indians will host the 90th All-Star Game at Progressive Field! Two All-Star events in one All-Star city!

The I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama is the largest indoor showcase of custom cars, trucks, antique construction equipment, motorcycles, tractors, planes, military equipment and more of its kind in the world. Each year the weekend-long event hosts more than 1,000 vehicles at the I-X Center in Cleveland, Ohio.


Show Dates and Times:

Friday, March 15: 3PM – 10PM
Saturday, March 16: 10AM – 10PM
Sunday, March 17: 10AM – 6PM

Tickets go on sale November 23, 2018.

18 – General Admission in advance (A $1 service fee per ticket will be added to your advance order when ordered online). CLICK HERE to buy online.
$20 – General Admission at the I-X Center Box Office
Kids 12 and under FREE
$18 – Discount tickets available at select Discount Drug Mart store locations and Summit Racing Equipment in Tallmadge.

Military Discount- Only available at the I-X Center Box Office. Eligable Military members or spouses (but not both) may purchase up to 6 tickets, provided one is used by the purchasing member/spouse. Tickets are available to active and retired U.S. military personnel (including active and retired members of the United States Coast Guard, National Guard and Reservists) or their spouses. Must show Current, Retired or Dependent Military ID to receive discount. Veterans must show DD214. Limit 6 tickets: At the I-X Center Box Office only.
Military General Admission – $15.
Kids 12 and under FREE

The Summit Racing Equipment I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama has awesome features throughout the show that will make it fun for the whole family. Check out our website to learn more about the Show.

Cleveland Soap Box Derby

3rd Annual All-American Indoor Rally returns to the Piston Powered Auto-Rama. The Cleveland Soap Box Derby will feature a 250 foot indoor rally track and side-by-side racing in the Hot Rod Asylum. Learn more HERE.

Krazy Paint Panel Jam

The Summit Racing Equipment I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama announces the 2018 Krazy Paint Pinstripers Design Contest Winners.

The Krazy Paint Pinstripers created these designs for the 2018 Summit Racing Equipment I-X Piston Powered Auto-Rama. The judging was done by a panel of five judges, applying the following criteria:

  • Originality/uniqueness of design/appearance (50%)
  • Appropriateness to theme (25%)
  • Creativity (25%)

Click HERE to read the full press release.

Pin-Up Contest

We are proud to welcome back the Miss Piston Powered Cleveland Auto-Rama Classic Pin-up Contest (40s/50s ) for the 6th year! These women ROCK and bring a lot of excitement to the show.

If you’re interested in becoming a contestant or sponsoring the event, please email Pearl Caprice at

Check out the Miss Piston Powered Cleveland Auto-Rama Pin-Up Contest‘s Facebook page to see the show.