What is CDX?

CDX is the UK’s largest automotive expo, brought to you by the publishers of Car Dealer Magazine

When and where is CDX?

CDX 2018 will be held at Manchester Central Convention Complex on 21st & 22nd May 2018

How do I attend?

CDX is free to attend for all motor trade professionals – get your tickets using ‘register’ button.

Free to attend for anyone
employed in the motor trade!

Manufacturers, Dealer Groups, Independent Dealers and Workshops

Executive Track

Four keynote workshops focussed on
informing and equipping business leaders

CDX 2018 has introduced four Executive Track sessions

Designed to bolster your insight into the market, four keynote workshops will focus on equipping business leaders with ways to achieve success

Paul McGee

The SUMO Guy


Day 1

Mike Hawes



Day 1

Professor Jim Saker

Loughborough University


Day 2

Justin Benson



Day 2


Informative workshops to
help grow your business

CDX 2018 has more FREE workshops than ever before

What’s more, key sessions will be repeated, ensuring you can attend as many as possible without timetable clashes


Don’t fall foul of the latest regulations


How to add more profit onto each sale

Online Ads

Facebook and Google ads made easy


Taking control of your online reputation


Recruiting and keeping the best staff


The key to growth in 2018?

Mental health

How to support your team


How to get valuations right first time

Day One

May 21

Day Two

May 22

Live Stage

Industry experts share their wisdom
throughout the day

We’ve split our Live Stage sessions across two days:

Day one: Digital Dealerships

May 21

Best Practice Online

Making the most of your digital shop window

Social Media

Is social media still a holy grail for car dealers?

Transformational Tech

What technology should you be implementing in your dealership?

Understanding Your Digital Data

Increase profit using the information at your fingertips

Targeting Your Online Advertising

Make online advertising really work for your business

Day two: Physical Forecourts

May 22


What do employees want?

Death of the Salesman

How can customer service sell cars?


Make your workshop an extension of the showroom

Profit Clinic

How to make more money and cut your overheads


Is the PCP bubble about to burst?


100+ companies who can
increase your profit

CDX 2018 is set to be our BIGGEST expo yet

Our vast expo hall is filled with top automotive companies that could help you generate more profit

Don’t miss CDX 2018!

Book your free tickets now to avoid disappointment

Free to attend for members
of the motor trade!