AAPEX 2021

Automotive industry
Nov 2, 2021 - Nov 4, 2021
Sands Expo Convention Center, Las Vegas, United States
201 Sands Ave
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The Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) is the leading US show in its sector. After organising a digital show in response to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, AAPEX 2021 will return to the Sands Expo Convention Center in Las Vegas to welcome over 50,000 manufacturers, suppliers and operators in the global automotive industry.

The three days of AAPEX Las Vegas 2021 – 2 to 4 November – will host a comprehensive exhibition featuring more than 2,500 companies. From parts and vehicle systems to car care and repair shop equipment, visitors can discover exceptional offers from all areas of the automotive aftermarket. AAPEX buyers include automotive service and repair professionals, auto parts retailers, independent warehouse distributors, program groups, service chains, automotive dealers, fleet buyers and engine builders.

Special areas will abound at the AAPEX 2021 exhibition with the unveiling of the Repair Shop HQ. It will include a new dedicated tyre section - Joe’s Garage, as well as a built out shop with six bays that simulate a real shop environment. The popular New Product and New Packaging Showcases, as well as the Technology of Tomorrow section, keynote sessions and special industry award presentations will also be part of the schedule. The event will expand to the Ceasars Forum Conference Center, which will house some of the various AAPEX International Pavilions.

Accommodation for AAPEX near Sands Expo Convention Center is highly contested and should be booked at an early stage. Receive special hotel offers for the AAPEX 2021 dates by obtaining the services of ExpoBeds. We have partnerships with properties of all categories across Las Vegas, which enables us to meet our customers' specifications in terms of price, location and conditions. Explore our AAPEX 2021 hotel offers on our website or contact us through the form for a free personalised travel quote!


The Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas is one of the leading international meetings for the global automotive aftermarket industry. The upcoming AAPEX 2021 will be held in the Sands Expo Convention Center and is expected to host over 2,500 exhibiting companies from 44 countries and 49,000 targeted buyers from 114 countries, with more than 163,000 automotive aftermarket professionals gathering in Las Vegas during the dates of AAPEX and the parallel running SEMA Show.

Who can you meet there

AAPEX exhibitors offer products and services in more than 70 categories, including: parts and components manufacturing, car repair and care, interiors and exteriors, accessories, testing and diagnostics, business services and more. Attendees represent auto parts retailers, warehouse distributors and program groups, jobbers, independent repair shops, national service chains, vehicle dealers, engine builders, fleet buyers, paint and body personnel, and automotive aftermarket industry leaders and innovators. 83% of AAPEX visitors play a role in the purchasing decisions of the businesses they represent.

Past editions

What makes it special

No event offers more new opportunities in the more than $2 trillion automotive aftermarket industry like AAPEX. The packed show floor offers unmatched displays from innovative sectors like robotics and alternative fuels, as well as fully equipped service bays, demos, and hands-on experiences. At AAPEX 2021 you will be able to explore the global marketplace of innovation, meet face-to-face with all of your current partners and new suppliers, and get training from elite technicians.

What is new for AAPEX 2021

Level One of the Sands Expo Convention Center is being transformed into the Repair Shop HQ for the upcoming AAPEX 2021. This immersive environment is designed to meet the needs of today’s service professional and will also feature the expanded Tool and Equipment and Mobile Heat Transfer/Heating/Air Conditioning sections.

Level Two will feature the Automotive Aftermarket Central, which will showcase the inventory that service and repair professionals, retailers and warehouse distributors need to meet the ever-evolving customer demands.

Quick info

Organiser:William T. Glasgow, Inc.
Frequency:every year
Next Edition:AAPEX 2022 
Sectors: Automotive industry
Visitors:Tickets for AAPEX
Exhibitors:Exhibitor registration
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Important facts

  • 50,500+ sq m of exhibition area
  • 2,500+ exhibitors
  • 70,900+ visitors
  • 6,100+ booths and 33 pavilions
Trade fair location
Sands Expo Convention Center location map

Sands Expo Convention Center

201 Sands Ave, Las Vegas, United States
Coordinates: 36.12256 , -115.1661

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