March 2014 - Mannai Auto Group and Cadillac said they had a very successful Qatar Motor Show in 2014 with many high profile visitors and amplified consumer interest in the all-new 2014 Cadillac CTS which was unveiled at the show for the first time to Qatar audiences.
During the show, Cadillac hosted many dignitaries at it stand, including HE Susan L. Ziadeh, the US Ambassador to Qatar, who said: “The Qatar Motor Show showcases the latest models from top international auto makers, and this year there is strong representation from American brands. Visitors had the chance to see first-hand the latest cutting edge developments from America’s resurgent auto industry, which has always paved the way in automotive innovation.”
The all-new 2014 Cadillac CTS was one of the first cars by US automakers that was unveiled locally in 2014, when it made its debut at the Qatar Motor Show.
Mr Mohammed Helmy, Group General Manager, Mannai Auto, thanked Ambassador Ziadeh for her support in creating more awareness for brands such as Cadillac and GMC, which are the flagship consumer vehicle brands under the Mannai Auto Group umbrella.
Mr Helmy added that the Motor Show helped drive interest in Cadillac’s all new flagship sedan the 2014 CTS, as well as the award winning, ATS which was voted the North American Car of the Year 2013, the revolutionary XTS, and the SRX Crossover which were all present at the show.
Due to the growing profile of the Qatar Motor Show, Mannai Auto Group also welcomed a high-level delegation from General Motors Middle East to the show. The guests included Mr. Maurice Williams, President and Managing Director of General Motors Middle East, as well as Bader El Houssami, Regional Manager- Qatar, General Motors Middle East and other prominent names from the General Motors family.