Riiide: Social Network for Tuners and Car Enthusiasts Starts on the Occasion of the 50th Essen Motor Show

On the occasion of the 50th Essen Motor Show, Riiide is making a new star rise in the automobile app sky. From now on, the eponymous social network for people enthusiastic about automobiles is online. From the hobby do-it-yourselfer via the professional tuner right up to the active racing stable, everybody can create their own ride profiles free of charge with just a few clicks and document all the work steps, conversion measures or repairs. Numerous other features supplement the app and make it an all-round happy package for tuners and car fans. Riiide bundles the passion for automobiles in a single app.

Staying up to date in the newsfeed, following other ride networks or supplying your own friends with info: Every new update recounts another episode in the history of the stored tuning project and serves as a global source of inspiration for like-minded people from the tuning and automobile scenes all around the world. Riiide offers an innovative, modern presentation platform for vehicles and can be combined with other social networks - one posting, all platforms! A ride spotting system honours the seeing and being seen of interesting vehicles with points and crowns the top spotters.

Riiide Tags Close the Gap Between the Analog and Digital Worlds

The unique ride spotting system ensures that ride owners and spotters are connected with each other interactively via Riiide. At the Essen Motor Show 2017, vehicles can be scanned using Riiide tags for the first time. After the reading-in, all the information about the project can be retrieved on the smartphone. It is possible to view vehicle data, to leave likes or to comment on pictures. At the same time, the owners of the vehicles are informed about the scans of the Riiide tags - "Your ride was spotted!" Thus, they always keep an eye on how much fame their own vehicles harvest. After downloading the app, car fans and tuners can create their own ride profiles - in just a few clicks and free of charge!

Riiide is represented at the Essen Motor Show 2017 with its own booth in Hall 9 (Booth 9C130) in order to show the entire package and to introduce the app.

Over 500 Exhibitors Are Rocking the Performance Festival with Innovations and Premieres

House lights down, stage lights on: From December 2 to 10 (December 1: Preview Day), the Essen Motor Show is ensuring the high spirits of car fans and tuners for the 50th time. What began as the "International Sports and Racing Car Exhibition Essen" in 1968 is today the unrivalled performance festival amongst the automobile fairs. More than 500 exhibitors are presenting their innovations and premieres at Messe Essen. The participants include Ford-Werke, Lada, Peugeot, Porsche, Renault, Shelby, Skoda and VW Motorsport. Furthermore, special shows on the occasion of 50 Years of Mercedes‑AMG and 50 Years of Super Sports Cars as well as live action in the Motorsports Arena are amongst the other highlights.